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.
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.
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.
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 have been teaching for fifteen years and have taught beginners from the age of six upwards, through to adults who often return to the piano after many years break or even begin learning because"it's just something I've always wanted to do". Whatever your reason for learning, or present level of skill, I can use my extensive knowledge of a broad range of musical styles to find the right path for you.
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.
Starting on Saturday 18th April our team will be running bands, jazz bands, choirs and guitar groups at Canon Lee School. Keep watching the website for further details.coming shortly. Sign-up for theYork Music Forum!. Derek studied at Rossendale College, and has had a number of different careers, most recently as brass peripatetic tutor, covering the range of brass instruments. He is also Director of the Senior Concert Band at York Music Centre.
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.