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Joanne Armitage Classical Piano Teacher (Wakefield)

Joanne Armitage Silver Member

  • Ackworth (WF4) View on map
  • Last Logged In: 06 Jun 2018
  • Sex: Female
  • Can Travel To: Barnsley
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  • Professional Qualification BA (Hons)
  • Professional Qualification PGCE


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Personal Message
I am an experienced piano/cello/theory and signing teacher with a100% ABRSM pass rate. I offer a free 30 min initial assessment which allows us to meet and identify your needs before you commit.
Which subject(s) do you teach?
Music Theory
Tell me about your qualifications.
Ba (Hons ) Music
Prof Ment
Piano Grade 8 ABRSM
Cello Grade 8 ABRSM
Theory Grade 8 ABRSM
What kind of experience do you have?
30 years classroom and private tuition.
How much do you charge?
30 mins= £17
45 mins= £25
60 mins = £34
Where do you teach?
I teach from home, a small village between Barnsley and Wakefield.
When are you available?
I am very flexible and can teach during the day or evenings. Times can be arranged to suit the needs of the student.
Which ages and levels do you teach?
All ages and abilities.
Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
ABRSM Piano,Cello,Theory, Singing.
A Level
Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
I was CRB checked for many years whilst teaching in state schools. I no longer bother because it isn't worth the paper it's written on really. Just come and meet me before you commit.
Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.
Music and Art do not lend themselves to online tutoring. I would be happy to provide guidance on line but this would only be to support regular lessons.
Do you belong to any professional organisations?
Registered with ABRSM.
Where and with whom did you train?
Penistone Grammar School
Mrs B Herbert (LCM) - Piano
Miss V Potter (BSc/Ba/MA) - Cello
Leeds University (Bretton Hall College of Performing Arts) Anna Shuttleworth, Jessie Jamieson
Tell me about some of your current students.
I am not in the habit of disclosing information about my students but speaking in general terms, I have students who have gone on to :
- work as music teachers
- work for Opera North
- work in the music industry
- compete in TV talent shows
- Higher music education
- Enjoy music or art as hobby for life
Do you have a personal message for students?
Come and have a free initial assessment, no obligation and we can take it from there. I would feel proud to help you learn how to get as much enjoyment from my subjects as I do.