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Trumpet/ Trombone/ Horn/ Brass Teacher in Charlton - Michael Thomas

Michael Thomas Trumpet Teacher (South East London)

Michael Thomas

  • Charlton Park (SE7)
  • Last Logged In: 24 May 2018
  • Sex: Male
  • Can Travel To: Lambeth, Lewisham, Southwark, Wandsworth
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Personal Message
I am busy brass tutor based in London who freelances on Trumpet.
I am passionate about teaching and prepare pupils in gaining the skills to not only pass grades but play in ensembles with their peers.
Which subject(s) do you teach?
I teach:
Trumpet/Cornet to Grade 8
French Horn to Grade 5/6
Trombone to Grade 5/6
Euphonium/Baritone to Grade 8
Tell me about your qualifications.
I studied my undergraduate degree at the University of Chichester reading Music, after my three years there I attended Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance (formerly Trinity College of Music) and obtained a masters degree in Trumpet performance. I also have two diplomas in Trumpet performance - ATCL and LTCL (distinction).
What kind of experience do you have?
I have been teaching individual lessons since 2011 and have entered several children for ABRSM exams (Trumpet, Trombone and French Horn). I also work for Wandsworth Schools' Music as a Brass tutor in both peripatetic and whole class ensemble teaching settings (previously known as wider opportunities).
How much do you charge?
I also offer a free consultation lesson to all students. This is mainly to meet the pupil (and parents if appropriate) and discuss their interests, hobbies and reason for learn said instrument. I also offer paired lessons.
Where do you teach?
Areas I can teach in:
South West London: Clapham, Balham, Putney, Streatham, Dulwich and surrounding areas.
South East London: Charlton, Greenwich, Eltham, Blackheath and surrounding areas.
I only teach at students' homes.
When are you available?
I am available teach after school every weekday and at certain times on Saturdays.
I do teach in the school holidays, but this is not a requirement.
Which ages and levels do you teach?
All ages from 8 years old to adult (you're never too old to learn!!)
Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
I have a enhanced DBS.
Where and with whom did you train?
University of Chichester - Fraser Tannock
Trinity Laban - Bob Farley, Andy Hendrie