Artur P

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£ 30.00-35.00 p/h

I am an experienced piano teacher, teaching from beginner to advanced level. I perform regularly as a soloist and chamber musician and have won many prizes in both national and international piano competitions. I have also completed a PhD at Manchester University, specializing in Beethoven. My book on this subject will appear later this year, and it will be titled 'Beethoven's Dedications: Stories behind the Tributes'. My first album, dedicated entirely to Beethoven piano sonatas, is available on all online streaming platforms such as iTunes, Spotify, Amazon Music and Youtube. Just type 'Artur Pereira Beethoven' and you will be able to listen to it. My second recording, featuring Beethoven's 'Appassionata' piano sonata and piano music by Portuguese composer Luiz Costa, will become available this summer. Look out for it.

How would you describe your teaching style?

I prepare students for examinations, or just to play for fun, via Skype from the comfort of your home. I give a free consultation lesson, and thereafter I charge £30 per hour for beginners and intermediates, and £35 for advanced/professional students.

What qualifications do you have?

BMus, Piano Performance and Teaching (Oporto School of Arts - Oporto/University of Stellenbosch - Cape Town, South Africa) MMus, Piano Performance (Royal Northern College of Music - Manchester, UK) PhD, Musicology (Beethoven) (The University of Manchester - Manchester, UK)

Tell us about your experience...

From the number of years I have been teaching the piano to a variety of students from different levels of development, age, and nationalities, I have gained immense experience in how to transmit knowledge in the most suitable and efficient way according to the needs of each pupil. In addition to teaching, I have organised concerts and other public performances for my students, and have carried pupils through examinations very successfully.

What locations do you tutor in?

All over the Uk and overseas.

What is your personal message to students?

Follow your passion.

CRB/Disclosure Certificate: Yes
Home-based tutor: Yes
Travelling tutor: No
Online tutor: I tutor via Skype
Subjects: Music Piano (beginner)
  Music Piano (intermediate)
  Music Piano (advanced/professional)