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Matthew Linley - Composition, A-level/GCSE Music Tuition in Central/ East London

Matthew Linley GCSE Music Tutor (East London)

Matthew Linley Silver Member

  • East London (E11)
  • Last Logged In: 19 Apr 2014
  • Sex: Male
  • Can Travel To: EC EN IG N SE

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  • Professional Qualification BA (Music) First-class from Oxford University
  • Professional Qualification MMUS (Composition) from London University
  • Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS, formerly CRB) Check DBS checked
  • Professional Membership PRS/MCPS
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Personal Message
Classically-trained composer, drummer, and pianist based in East London. I enjoy passing on the musical experience I have to all ages/levels and believe teaching should be fun and creative!
Which subject(s) do you teach?
I specialize in teaching music Composition/theory, especially for GCSE. I also teach drum kit to all levels and abilities, as well as Piano from beginner to intermediate level.
Tell me about your qualifications.
MA in Music from Oriel College, Oxford University
MMUS (composition) from Goldsmiths College, London University.
What kind of experience do you have?
As a teacher I have over 15 years experience working privately as well as in schools and colleges. As a performer and composer I have 25 years experience within many different musical contexts. I currently play drums and keyboards in my own band (for which I also compose and produce all the music), as well as in several other groups. I am also an examiner for Trinity College of Music.
How much do you charge?
I charge £30 per hour for most subjects.
Where do you teach?
I teach at home in Leytonstone or locally in Walthamstow and Wanstead, but can also travel within east or Central London - Waltham Forest, Newham, Tower Hamlets, Hackney, Redbridge etc
When are you available?
I am available all day up to 8pm.
Which ages and levels do you teach?
I teach all ages and abilities.
Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
Trinity, Guildhall, ABRSM, Rock School, GCSE and A LEVEL
Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
I am DBS checked. I am also happy for parents to sit in during lessons.
Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.
I am happy to discuss alternative teaching arrangements that suit the student.
Do you belong to any professional organisations?
Tell me about some of your current students.
I am currently helping lots of students with their GCSE composition and listening papers. I also have many piano and drumkit pupils.