I teach piano, guitar, clarinet, and music theory to students of all ages. I also offer piano accompaniment for exam candidates.
- music lessons
I teach one-to-one with students of all ages and stages. Maybe you’re a complete beginner; maybe you had lessons as a child and have been meaning to get back into it; maybe you have a family member or a friend who’d like some lessons; a child who has a Junior Cert or Leaving Cert practical coming up… My aim is to foster a love of music in a relaxed and enjoyable way.
I am currently seeking new students — my rate is €25/half hour. Complete this form to make an enquiry…
I teach at the RockJam school in Glasthule on Saturdays. It’s a great opportunity for kids to experience being in a rock band, writing their own songs, and performing those of their musical heroes. We put on regular gigs throughout the year in established venues around Dublin and there are also RockJam summer schools. Here’s the song my group wrote at this year’s summer school…
- composer / musician / facilitator
I have helped deliver music-making and songwriting workshops to primary schools in Ireland and the UK, ranging in length from a single visit to two weeks. I worked on a number of great projects with Tim Steiner, a leader and educator in this field.
- music facilitator with Helium
I helped develop interactive performance pieces and workshops for very young children with Helene Hugel.
- Education & Community Outreach Assistant at the National Concert Hall, Dublin, 2004-2007
I organised education events at the NCH and around the country; masterclasses, open rehearsals, parent-and-toddler workshops, primary school improvisation & songwriting workshops, guided tours.