Our music teachers for children

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SCMT is a traditional music school of professional music teachers for children, all holding music degrees and actively endorsed by our local centres/music shops… and six University Music Faculties https://www.sussex.ac.uk.   We’ve been here for 15 years and continually strive to give privately taught music lessons a breath of fresh air.

SCMT aspires to give young musicians choices and offers you engaging, inspirational and dedicated music teachers that all differ significantly in their teaching styles.  Most importantly, we work to ensure that your child’s enjoyment and progression is witnessed on a weekly basis  http://www.cassam.co.uk/testimonials

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Sam – piano and singing teacher

Sam studied at the University of York for his BA and the University of Toronto for his MMus. In Brighton he works for Brighton Festival Youth Choir as their assistant music director.

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Hannah – singing teacher

Hannah is an experienced singing teacher who studied the voice at The Academy of Contemporary Music, where she took an interest in vocal technique and performance. Now, she enjoys sharing her knowledge with students of all ages and abilities in Brighton…

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Johan – violin teacher

Johan is a versatile musician with experience in both classical and contemporary fields – playing in orchestras, string quartets, vocal ensembles and big bands…

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George – piano teacher

George has Grade 8 contemporary piano and is also currently completing his diploma in Classical Piano…. more to follow

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Nathalia – piano teacher in Brighton

Nathalia believes a student’s interest in their instrumental journey can be greatly enhanced if other interests, passions and everyday life are intertwined with their music…

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Emma – piano and flute teacher

Emma believes learning music from a young age teaches you so much more than that instrument- it teaches you discipline and self motivation and creativity which the student can then take to other areas of their life…

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Merel – singing and piano teacher

As a born singer and performer, Merel found her passion in teaching, and expanded her love for different music styles from all over the world. The broad program allowed her to gain experience in piano, guitar, bass, drums, saxophone, and world music percussion…

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Lily – piano and singing teacher in Bristol

Lily is a music graduate from the University of Bristol who is currently completing her masters in music at the same institution, with a focus on vocal performance. She also has both teaching and performance experience in piano…

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Sara – piano and oboe teacher

Sara plays piano for improvised theatre company Degrees of Error and oboe in the Bishopston wind quintet, and is an active member and conductor of two choirs…

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Eleanor – piano teacher

Eleanor graduated from Oxford Brookes University with a BA in Music, and was the Musical Director of Oxford Brookes Big Band…

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Chloe – piano and singing teacher

Chloe has both a classical and contemporary musical background and training in piano and voice. She studied music at Kings College London, has two piano diplomas and a MA in Popular music…

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River – violin, viola and guitar teacher

River is a creative and engaging music teacher.  His unique approaches of teaching the fundamentals of music to a whole range of ages, allows students to explore their own style of playing and develop their own character and interpretation of the music…

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Sarah – piano and singing teacher

Sarah is currently working in a special needs school whilst studying part time for a masters degree in Music Therapy…

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David – piano, sax and flute teacher

… ‘I graduated from the University of Oxford with a first-class degree in music. My speciality is classical composition, songwriting and music academia, and I have established myself as a piano teacher, while also offering lessons on flute and saxophone. My music has been performed by the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra and other renowned classical musicians… ‘

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Natalia – piano and violin teacher in Chichester

Nataly is formerly an artist of Moldovan National Opera and Ballet Theatre, whom she toured with around multiple European countries…

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Kirsten – violin teacher

Now living in Oxford, England, Kirsten is a full-time music educator. She has a private studio of violin and viola students and aims to build a practice of community music workshops for the general public…

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Shuk Yee Lui (Zoe) – piano and percussion teacher

Zoe wishes to inspire students not only in the field of music but also build up their confidence and self-esteem.  She believes music should be an integral part of every child’s life…

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Faye – guitar teacher

Faye’s philosophy is to make music education enjoyable and satisfying because it can be difficult in the early days of learning.
She does this by setting short and long-term goals and personalising each lesson to the student’s interests.

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Guillaume – drum teacher

Guillaume is a professional drummer, composer and producer based in Brighton (UK). He holds a degree (BMus) in Popular Music Performance and a master’s (MMus) in jazz performance from the Guildhall School of Music & Drama, London…

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Adam – violin, piano and viola teacher

He has a Diploma in piano performance and played in the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain on the viola for two years, touring around the UK and Germany…

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Lucy – piano and singing teacher

Lucy is a classically trained pianist, vocalist and accompanist currently studying at the University of Oxford. She previously studied at Chetham’s School of Music where she obtained her LRSM Piano Performance Diploma and performed in esteemed venues such as Bridgewater Hall, The Stoller Hall and The Wigmore Hall. She has also taken part and placed in numerous national and international competitions including the ETPA Competition, North London Emmanuel Festival, and the International Chopin Competition in Poland…

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Faith – piano teacher

Faith wishes for all of her students to fall in love with playing the piano.. and for them to be able to express themselves through music whilst progressing fast!

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Polina – flute teacher

Polina is a teacher with a fun positive attitude, making sure the students learn all the techniques of the instrument, but also most importantly learn about music, understanding music  theory and develop great  love for making music, as well as successfully passing graded exams…

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Victoria – violin teacher in Bristol

Victoria has just completed her music degree at the University of Bristol and has achieved a first in her performance module…

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Tristram – guitar teacher

Tristram is a guitar teacher and has spent his life studying and practising as a professional musician – his accomplishments including a BA (Hons) in music from BIMM Institute. His mission in life is to inspire and ignite his love for music in others, through both teaching and performing.

His expertise covers a wide range from Flamenco and Classical to Heavy Metal and Alternative Rock!

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Seth – piano and guitar teacher

Having achieved a first class degree in Music from the University of Sussex, Seth is an experienced pianist and guitarist, playing festivals such as Latitude and performing in Maida Vale studios for the BBC. With additional experience in music production, composing and releasing music from the sprout of an idea, to a fully fledged piece, Seth’s lessons strive to promote creativity whilst providing solid technical foundations…

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Annabel. Piano and violin teacher

Annabel is a pianist and teacher of music theory, currently living in Guildford.  She is studying a 4-year degree in Music Performance (BMus) at the University of Surrey…

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Julia – violin teacher

When she’s not teaching or performing, Julia enjoys practicing and taking lessons of her own, as well as studying Spanish, baking bread, and exploring Oxford…

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Mark – violin teacher in Chichester

Having been taught by teachers from many of the top music colleges, Mark knows some of the best ways to help people improve their playing in a fun and enjoyable way…

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Thomas – singing teacher in Bath

Thomas is an engaging teacher who always looks to get the best from his pupils. He is embarking on a successful career as a professional opera singer…

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Maisie – flute and piano teacher

Maisie believes an education in music has so many rewards and it’s so important that the student has fun so it becomes a passion and not just a mechanical exam process. 

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Mokoko – violin teacher in Brighton

Momoko is a graduate from the Royal Academy of Music in London with a first class honour, where she studied with Rodney Friend MBE…

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Harriet – piano teacher

Harriet is a piano and trumpet tutor living and studying for an MA in Brighton. She studied both instruments at the RCM Junior Department for 4 years before studying Music at the University of Manchester 2016- 2019. Harriet has received a variety of rewards including performance scholarships from Eileen Rowe Musical Trust and The Ealing Music and Film Festival Senior Scholarship. Her philosophy with music is to make it as accessible and FUN for as many people as possible…

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David – piano and guitar teacher

David teaches music production, piano / Keyboard and acoustic / electric guitar as well as music theory. Each lesson is tailored to the student’s needs and goals. David’s kind and considered manner means a subject he loves is effectively and conscientiously conveyed. He has taught all ages, abilities and characters from all around the globe!

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Alex – drum teacher

Alex is friendly, engaging and fun… and will work with you in fulfilling your potential!

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Diana – piano and french horn teacher

´I want my students to enjoy learning in a fun way and develop their skills and creativity´

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David T – guitar and bass teacher

David has been an active tutor around the East Sussex areas for the past ten years. His lessons offer the opportunity to study all styles and techniques the guitar can offer. Outside the classroom he often appears on stages around the UK and further afield with his original band…

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Hannah – piano, voice and guitar teacher

Hannah is a creative and enthusiastic teacher with a degree specialism in Performance, Music Academia, and Music Teaching Practice and Pedagogy. With both a classical and contemporary background in music training, Hannah has gained experience in piano, voice and guitar, as well as violin, saxophone, bass, and orchestral tuned percussion. As well as being a Soprano Choral Scholar at Lady Margaret Hall college, Hannah regularly performs at events and recitals, most recently as part of a lunchtime recital series with Magdalen College on classical piano…

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Lily – piano teacher

As an accomplished classical pianist, Lily has achieved her ABRSM Grade 8 and is currently studying towards her diploma in piano performance. Lily has taken part in many ensembles and performances during her youth musical career. Notably she has performed internationally in Germany upon invitation along with conducting Kent Orchestra One at 15.  A keen composer, praised with “outstanding skills in composition” by Ofsted in 2017 in turn with conducting her own compositions at the Hazlitt theatre.  Lily is a final year music student at Oxford Brookes University and has recently been accepted onto the acclaimed Teach First graduate scheme to teach secondary music after her studies…

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Lucy – oboe, flute and saxophone teacher

Lucy has just achieved a distinction in her DipLCM oboe diploma, and is working towards an ATCL diploma, which she hopes to complete in summer 2022. She is also part of a newly established wind quintet based in Oxford, for which she plays the oboe, and also regularly deputies on flute for Oxford studio orchestra, as well as having previous experience with Oxford symphony orchestra, and the Royal Marine Band service, on oboe. Lucy has also tried her hand at conduction college wind bands, as well as teaching previous flute students.

Lucy is a fun, engaging tutor, who is exceptionally patient and firmly believes that everyone is capable of playing a musical instrument….

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Rosnan – piano teacher

Rosnan is a BA Hons music student at Oxford Brookes University.  He is classically trained, completing ABRSM Grades 1-8 Piano at a very young age.  Rosnan also made a decision early on to explore his own specific interests in anime music…

‘As a growing pianist and teacher, I want to teach students that there are different approaches in learning piano, whether it is learning or performing as a pianist. Regardless of any expectations given or how fast one may learn music, I believe that anyone can perform and grow their potential as a musician with time and effort, given the support to do so.’ 

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Emma – drum teacher

Emma is Attending OBU for Music/Music Production and plays an active role in the Oxford Music Scene with many years of gigging and music industry experience behind her. 

Emma is an extremely passionate drum teacher and producer who loves to play and listen to as many genres as possible, from musical theatre, orchestral works, rock music, jazz, electronic, and much more. 

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Francesca – singing teacher

Francesca is a voice teacher and performer with experience in both the classical and contemporary arenas…

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Emma D – singing and piano teacher

Emma Doupé is a singer-songwriter and performer with a Classical Vocal Performance Degree from Idaho State University. Emma can often be found out performing with her covers band, as the lead singer and keyboard player, as well as performing solo work, in covers and original music. Emma has experience in performing, recording, and generally helping people in gaining confidence in their individual pathways in music. Emma’s passion for music can be seen and felt in lessons as well as performance. Studying and teaching experience in all musical genres, including preparation for UK Grading Exams and auditions.

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Ehsan – piano, guitar and music theory teacher

Ehsan is studying for a Music and Sonic media MA at the University of Sussex in Brighton.   He teaches piano, guitar (acoustic, electric) and Music Theory to children and adults.

Aside from his teaching work, Ehsan’s main focus is composition, developing and understanding the connections between various aspects of music theory and instrumentation to create a distinct sound.

He has lots of options for teaching lessons in your home and has a very friendly, inspired and engaging approach!

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Luke – piano teacher

Having recently graduated from King’s College, Cambridge, Luke is an experienced pianist having played in many classical, jazz, musical theatre and pop settings…

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Peter – piano teacher

…’I have been teaching full time in schools for the last two years so I have considerable experience teaching students ranging from absolute beginners up to Grade 8 level’

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Louis – guitar teacher

Louis strives to make each set of lessons as well rounded as possible, with a focus on aural perception, exercises to improve technique, and theory…

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Sophie – piano teacher

Sophie understands the importance of tailoring lessons to each individual’s needs, but also that a fun and engaging work environment is the best way to learn…

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Will – piano teacher

Will holds an LRSM distinction and has a wealth of performing experience as a soloist, accompanist and chamber musician. He has performed with Oxford University Jazz Orchestra, Oxford Contemporary Opera and at numerous college venues…

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James – piano and guitar teacher in Bristol

James has been teaching guitar for 6 years and piano for 4 years and has achieved a 2:1 in Music Studies at Falmouth University. 

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Jess – piano and singing teacher

Jess’ musical interests are diverse: she has Grade 8 distinctions in classical piano and voice, she is currently studying Music at Oxford University as a choral scholar and is a member of the university’s premier chamber choir, Schola Cantorum.

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Massimo – piano teacher

Massimo regards music as one of the highest expressions of humanity for its ability to delight, nourish and move both the performer and the listener…

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Hannah – piano and drums teacher

Hannah is a classically trained pianist with a BA in Music Performance from the University of Chichester.

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Anna G – piano teacher

Anna is an enthusiastic and patient teacher and creates a relaxed environment during lessons… motivated to help her students work towards any particular goals they want to achieve…

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Laura H – Hove piano teacher

Laura is a friendly, approachable and patient piano teacher for beginners who has been playing the piano for 13 years…

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Ollie – piano and violin teacher

Ollie has a vibrant and infectious character, especially ideal for engaging young children on their musical journey…

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Ryan – guitar teacher

Ryan is a classically trained guitarist and an accomplished electric guitarist…

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Sam G – piano teacher

Sam is a classically trained pianist teaching out of his home in Woodingdean…

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Tom – piano teacher

Tom is classically trained on the piano. After graduating in May 2017 from Chichester University with a BA in music performance, piano & vocal teaching have been a huge part of his life.

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Tristan – piano teacher

Tristan is an enthusiastic and talented pianist, ready to share his knowledge with music lovers eager to learn the piano… as well as those who want to improve their skills!

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Anthony – piano and music tech teacher…

Anthony is a professional performing musician with an MA (Distinction) in Music & Sonic Media, and Grade 8 piano…

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Zhanna – piano teacher

Zhanna was born in Saint Petersburg, Russia. She started to play the piano at the age of 7 and…

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Alice

Alice – piano teacher

Alice is a piano and keyboard tutor with a BA Hons in Music from the University of Chichester (2011) and over 15 years of playing experience, achieving distinctions in all ABRSM Jazz grades.

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Zara – singing teacher

Zara is a singer, songwriter, producer and accredited vocal coach who teaches from her home studio near Preston Park, Brighton.

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Adrian – piano and singing teacher in Brighton

Adrian trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, both as an undergraduate and postgraduate gaining MMus distinction and BMus(Hons) in voice. He also studied piano and attended the Guildhall’s prestigious 2 year Opera School programme…

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Philip

Philip – piano, guitar & singing teacher

Philip is a multi-instrumental musician, singer, songwriter, improviser and composer.

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Phil J – piano and music production teacher

Philip is a Grade 8 classically trained Pianist with 15 years experience of teaching Piano.

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Andrea – piano & violin teacher

As a classically trained pianist and violinist, Andrea is passionate about music of all genres and teaches students of all ages and abilities.

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Clare

Clare – piano teacher

Clare is a classically trained Grade 8 pianist, with over 10 years piano teaching experience.
Clare’s teaching style is relaxed, patient and encouraging.

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Diarmuid – piano and violin teacher

Diarmuid is a classically trained piano and violin tutor with over 10 years performance and teaching experience. He has attained Grade 8 on piano and a performance diploma on the violin.

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Ed – piano teacher

Ed studied piano at the Royal College of Music and is also a former All-Britain Solo Accordion Champion. He can be heard playing accordion on the film soundtracks to Shrek, Lord of the Rings and Hugo and also has appeared on TV with the Strictly Come Dancing Band.

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Mike – piano and studio production teacher

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Jinny Smith

Jinny – piano and violin teacher

Jinny is a piano and violin teacher with over twenty five years’ experience working alongside children and young people.

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Leo – guitar teacher

Leo is an experienced electric, acoustic and bass guitar tutor, constantly active within the industry, having worked with artists such as Eliza Doolittle

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Joe

Joe – piano teacher

Joe is a classically trained pianist (ATCL: distinction), accompanist and piano teacher living in Brighton.

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Richard – piano teacher

Richard is a pianist, composer and cellist. He has a BA in Music and has studied piano with Norman Beedie at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.

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Stuart

Stuart – violin teacher

To learn to play an instrument well is of great and subtle benefit, firstly to the player, and the for others. Teaching violin allows me to pass on the necessary skills so that pupils can discover for themselves its many possibilities as their instrument.

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