Hello and welcome to the website of Will Osborn, thanks for visiting! As well as all my up to date news you can also find advice, tips and information about the world of saxophone playing. I havefinally moved back to my Yorkshire roots, having lived and worked as a musician and teacher all over the country.
I studied piano and 'cello at the Royal Academy of Music and then obtained my Post-Graduate music teaching qualification at Durham University. My career began in the maintained sector, teaching musicand leading extra-curricular musical activities to 11 - 16 year olds at Chellaston School, Derbyshire.
I am a full time tutor of Classical, Acoustic and Electric Guitar and Irish Tenor and Bluegrass Banjo, providing lessons from my home in Ilkely, West Yorkshire. My aim is to provide an enjoyablelearning experience and help students acquire the skills they need to develop into good players.
I graduated from the Guitar Institute of technology, Hollywood, California in 2002. During my studies I was taught by leading performers including Scott Henderson, Barrett Tagliarino and Tom Kolb. Ideveloped a passion for musical education and was inspired to bring this to my teaching back in the UK. I returned to the UK and founded Kaffessa Music, focusing on musical education, recording and sound production.
Harrogate Music School offers music lessons at the Harrogate Grammar School on a wide variety of instruments. Established in 1991 we offer a large choice of instrument tuition, not only for our pupilsbut also to adults and children from all over Harrogate and its surrounding districts. More and more adults are now making use of our facilities. Why not learn a new instrument! If you are looking for professional musicians for a function or conference in the area, please contact us.
Ian Dolamore is an in-demand piano teacher and composer. Playing the piano for 25 years, he studied under two nationally renowned teachers in Christine Brown and David Murray. He set up his ownteaching practice in Leeds in 2007, before relocating to Harrogate in 2014, and has taught beginners of all ages through to experienced pianists preparing for performance diplomas. His students have a 100% pass rate in performance exams, with the vast majority achieving Distinction or Merit.
I provide guitar tuition in and around Leeds, including but not limited to Armley, Pudsey, Farsley, Rodley and Old Farnley. I am also available for session musician work please check the relevantpages for more information. I can provide guitar tuition to individuals or groups throughout Leeds.
Whether you're a beginner, or an experienced musician, the Yorkshire College of Music and Drama offers expert individual tuition for both adults and children in a friendly, relaxed environment. Do youwant to play just for the love of it, or are you looking for individual tuition to help you pass your music exams?
Many people worry about this aspect of playing the piano, but in fact we do with different things with each hand all the time without thinking about it. Hand co-ordination when playing the piano comespartly with practice and partly by using the right techniques, which Mike will demonstrate.
At Leeds College of Music we provide a stimulating and collaborative environment in which students can become creative, confident and versatile practitioners in their chosen fields. See how ourrelationships with Leeds City College and the University of Hull help us provide opportunities for the local, national and international communities to engage with music and music-making of the highest standards.