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Violin and Theory Teacher North London Barnet Finchley

Joana Valentinaviciute Classical Violin Teacher (North London)

Joana Valentinaviciute Gold Member

  • East Barnet (N11)
  • Last Logged In: 31 Aug 2017
  • Sex: Female
  • Web site: www.octacorda.com
  • Can Travel To: City of London, Enfield, Hammersmith and Fulham, Haringey, Kensington and Chelsea
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  • Professional Qualification Artist Diploma
  • Professional Qualification MPerf, BMus
  • Professional Membership Musicians Union
  • References References are available upon request

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Personal Message
My approach and teaching methods are highly professional; I aim to encourage pupils to love music and violin. My students successfully take part in festivals and win prizes competitions, also achieve distinction in ABRSM and Trinity Guildhall exams.
Which subject(s) do you teach?
classical violin, chamber music, music theory and aural training
Tell me about your qualifications.
Royal College of Music Artist Diploma
Royal College of Music Master of Performance (Distinction)
Malmö Academy of Music, Lund University Sweden, Soloist Interpretation Diploma (Distinction)
Malmö Academy of Music, Lund University Sweden, Master of Music in Performance, Symphony Orchestra Instrument Specialisation (Distinction)
Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre Bachelor of Music Degree
Completed teaching modules: · Pedagogical psychology · Seminars on pedagogy · Pedagogical practice · Methods of teaching string instruments
What kind of experience do you have?
I am an active concert violinist as well as a member of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.

I teach since 2005 children and youth, assisting in preparation for auditions and exams for music schools, colleges etc., coach adults in preparation for orchestral auditions; also I have participated in 'Sparks' projects for children and community.

About my performance experience and activities please visit www.octacorda.com
How much do you charge?
I charge £40 per academic hour (45min) and £50 for a full length lesson (1-1.5hour).
Where do you teach?
At my home in Freiern Barnet or at student's home in nearby areas (Muswell Hill, Southgate, East/North Finchley, East Barnet etc.).
When are you available?
My schedule is different every week, however I do my best to keep preferred lesson time to be on the same weekday.
Which ages and levels do you teach?
I teach beginners to advanced, however I don't teach any adult amateur students.
Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
ABRSM, Guildhall Trinity music exams, auditions, performances, entrance auditions to music colleges, schools etc.
Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
Yes
Do you belong to any professional organisations?
Musicians Union
Do you have a personal message for students?
All new students are required to come for an initial audition/trial lesson before I can make a commitment to further tuition.