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James

James
James
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London
Feedback Score:
+9
Member Since: 30/10/2016
Last Login: 4 days ago
Response Rate: 55%
Expected Response: < 1 hour

My Qualifications

Masters
Guildhall School of Music and Drama
Guildhall Artist Masters - Composition (MComp)
Distinction  (2016)
BMus
King`s College London
Music
First  (2014)

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Information about James

I am an award-winning professional composer based in central London. I have recently completed my PhD in composition at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, where I also taught composition, music theory, and analysis. I hold a Masters Degree with Distinction from the Guildhall School, and I have also studied at King`s College London where I gained my Music degree with first class honours, the Purcell School of Music, and the Royal Academy of Music Junior Department. I currently teach Composition and Musicianship at the Royal College of Music Junior Department.

I have worked with many of the UK`s leading orchestras and ensembles, including the London Symphony Orchestra, City of London Sinfonia, Britten Sinfonia, and the BBC Singers.

I teach composition, music theory, piano, and violin. I am also able to offer tuition for GCSE and A-Level Music, as well as extra support for those applying to study music at a university or conservatoire.

Availability: Please enquire

Willing to travel: 3 miles

Experience: I have several years experience teaching composition, music theory, piano, violin, conducting, and offering support for GCSE and A Level Music. My recent experience includes two years as Graduate Teaching Assistant at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, where I led lectures and tutorials in composition, and led modules in musical analysis. More recently, I have been appointed as a Composition and Musicianship teacher in the Junior Department of the Royal College of Music.

I have experience of teaching a wide range abilities from complete beginner to postgraduate degree level, and a variety of ages including children, teenagers, university students, and adult learners.

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Feedback For James (9)

We have a total of 9 review(s) for James.

Mal (Mr)
07/10/2020

5/5 Rating

I have been receiving help from James with my Logic Pro programme and have been impressed with his knowledge of the system. It is a complicated area but he is skilled in explaining every aspect clearly and when required, is prepared to go over some a detail any number of times until the point is understood. He certainly deserves a five star rating as far as my experience is concerned. Mal


Andrew (Mr)
13/12/2019

4/5 Rating

patient, knowledgeable and helpful.


Dmitry (Mr)
06/08/2019

5/5 Rating

Very knowledgeable and polite


Maia (Mrs)
13/04/2019

5/5 Rating

James is great. He explains well both theory and practice on top of being a very nice person. Highly recommend.


Peter (Mr)
27/03/2019

5/5 Rating

Good


Rosie (Miss)
16/09/2018

5/5 Rating

Amazing


Pablo (Mr)
27/07/2018

5/5 Rating

great tutor


Helen (Ms)
12/11/2017

5/5 Rating

My daughter who is 7 years old is enjoying her lessons with James. I am very please with that as she`s motivated to learn and play.


Amir (Mr)
07/04/2017

5/5 Rating

Very knowledgeable and helpful


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