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Lucy Skinner - Cello and piano teacher in Wandsworth

Lucy Skinner Cello Teacher (South West London)

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  • Clapham Junction (SW18) View on map
  • Last Logged In: 05 Sep 2017
  • Sex: Female
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  • Can Travel To: Croydon, Hammersmith and Fulham, Kensington and Chelsea, Kingston upon Thames, Lambeth, Merton, Westminster
Contact Me
  • Professional Qualification BMus in Musical Performance
  • Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS, formerly CRB) Check Yes I have a up to date CRB check.
  • Professional Membership Musicians Union
  • References References are available upon request


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Personal Message
I am a patient, enthusiastic and hard workng teacher looking to take on new pupils.
Which subject(s) do you teach?
I teach the Cello, piano and music theory.
Tell me about your qualifications.
In 2009 I finished my degree in musical performance at Trinity College of Music. As part of this degree I completed a two year LTCL instrumental teaching qualification and I also had a years training in Kodaly musicianship.
I also have grade eight distinction on the cello and piano and grade five theory.
What kind of experience do you have?
I have had seven years of teaching experience. I have a number of private pupils where the standard ranges from complete beginner and diploma standard. I currently teach 2 days a week at Eton House the Manor in Clapham.
How much do you charge?
£35 an hour. Travel expenses may be added depending on location.
Where do you teach?
I do teach at home in Wandsworth but am also very willing to travel to the students home if required.
When are you available?
Being a musician my timetable can vary a lot, but lessons can be arranged on a weekly basis. I am available to teach weekdays and weekends at all times, but sometimes flexibility will be necessary.
Which ages and levels do you teach?
I teach all levels from beginner to diploma standard. I also teach all ages, my youngest student is currently four and my eldest seventy-four!
Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
I frequently use the ABRSM exam board as I think that it has a brilliant syllabus and it is great to give the students motivation to practice. I have also had experience at Diploma standard with the Trinity/Guildhall exam baord.
I have also prepared students to do GCSE and A Level music.
Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
Do you belong to any professional organisations?
I am a member of the Musicians Union.
Where and with whom did you train?
I have a BMus degree from Trinity College of Music.
Tell me about some of your current students.
I currently have a number of private students, all of which are of different ages and at different stages in their learning. I teach a number of young children beginner piano where my job is to motivate them into learning and practicing and I also have a number of adult pupils who need guidance in technique and finding new repertoire to learn.
Do you have a personal message for students?
I am very patient and dedicated to teaching and am looking forward to taking on new students.