Helen & Tony


Email: helenandtone@ntlworld.com


I teach beginners of all ages up to diploma level. I have an interest in specific learning difficulties in relation to piano playing, and use a creative approach to teaching and learning.





Amber Ward-Saunders BA Hons Music first class 1992


E-mail: amber.ward-saunders@ntlworld.com


Since graduation in 1992 I have spent the last 14 years teaching both piano and classical guitar and performing locally and nationally as part of many ensembles. I am a trainee examiner for Trinity Guildhall examination service and have co-ordinated the Portsmouth Music Festival Guitar Section for the last 9 years.

I have taught many students from beginner to university level, and currently teach freelance for South Downs College as well as two large comprehensive schools. Lessons can be arranged for children and adults to suit.









Pauline Boyer G.N.S.M., L.R.A.M., Dip Ed

Tel: 01425 479335

E-mail: pauline.boyer@virgin.net


All levels. to Grade 8




Also teach Classical guitar, take students who just want to do theory, aural etc. Also offer electric keyboard tuition.












Tracey Dean GLCM

Tel: 023 9273 3878

Email: tracey__dean@hotmail.com


Teach piano and theory from beginners to post grade 8. I have been teaching for 10 years in the Portsmouth area. I regularly enter pupils for grade exams and the Portsmouth Music Festival. I am also an experienced accompanist. I do not teach in my home, but in the pupil's house.





Louise Jackson BA (hons)


E-mail: info@voxacademy.co.uk

WebSite: http://www.voxacademy.co.uk

Has been fully CRB checked: Yes




I graduated with a first class degree in music, and am currently finsihing an MA in music. I have taught piano, singing and music theory for seven years, students learning for fun or taking exams. I now run a music teacher agency working in the South of England.





Sheila Norris GLCM PGCE

Tel: 07740 120318

E-mail: sheilanorris@o2.co.uk

WebSite: http://www.sheilanorris.com

I have 10 years of classroom teaching experience I now teach privately at home in Portsmouth.

I teach piano from beginners to grade 5 for all ages, as well as violin and singing tuition for all levels and audition preparation sessions.

I also offer taster sessions. I also run masterclasses to provide regular performance opportunities for my clients.










Russell Austin L.R.A.M., L.G.S.M., L.L.C.M. A.L.C.M.

Tel: 023 80635365

Email: musictuition@msn.com

Web Site: www.russellaustin.net

Russell is an experienced and well qualified teacher of the Piano, Flute and Music Theory. Please see Russell's Web Site for more information!








Carpenter School of Music

Tel: 01489 789541

E-mail: moira.carpenter@virgin.net


Piano and keyboard tuition;

Classical,jazz and 'light music'.

Music Festivals

Special tuition for 'Under 8's'

All ages, all standards.

Associated Board Examinations

Practical GCSE courses

Recording facilities for pupils.





Colin Davey BMus, PGCE

Tel: 023 80446971

Email: c.j.davey@talk21.com


Beginner - grade 8


Also organ, double bass, bass guitar






Andrew Evans DipABRSM

Tel: 02380600101

Email: andrew@equiton.waitrose.com


I offer lessons for beginners to intermediate, Grades 1-6. 'Restarters' welcome, all ages. Lessons can be given at student's home by arrangement.


Please note: I am moving to the Portsmouth/Waterlooville area this year.






Natalie Khoo LLCM (singing) DipLCM ALCM (piano)

Tel: 02380676237

E-mail: njk84@hotmail.com


I am a qualified piano teacher having achieved an ALCM(TD). I am willing to teach anyone who is keen to learn and am able to travel to the student's home. I offer reasonable rates and am open to any questions the student may have.





Bruno Luise MA,Diploma

Tel: (023) 8058 4148

Email: bl5@soton.ac.uk


Experienced and highly qualified piano teacher offers piano tuition in both classical and jazz. All age and levels welcome.








Samantha Newbold BMus(Hons)RCM.ARCM

Tel: 02380448513

E-mail: samanthanewbold@yahoo.co.uk

WebSite: www.samanthanewbold.com

Has been fully CRB checked: Yes

Mobile: 07990600417



Samantha Newbold studied at the Royal College of Music, London with Yonty Solomon having already won the Gloucestershire Young Musician of the Year competition in 1997. The high standard of her playing, led to her being awarded an Exhibition from the College. She later gained a Bmus (hons) degree, ARCM teaching diploma, and was subsequently awarded the Phoebe Benham and Leverhulme Junior Fellowship from the College. In 2001 she won the prestigious Serena Nevill prize from the Concordia Foundation

She is in great demand as a recitalist, she has performed in London and festivals nationwide, whilst internationally she has played all over Europe and America. She has performed all the major solo repertoire including the Grieg, Schumann, Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No.2, Mozart K466, K467 and K488 and Beethoven 3rd and 5th "Emperor" Piano Concertos.

Samantha has broadcast live on BBC Radio 3 and Classic FM with the highly successful Newbold Piano Quartet. The Quartet has won the Ensemble Award and Miller Trophy in the Royal Over-Seas League competition, the Parkhouse Award, the Tillett Trust Young Artists Platform and the Tunnell Trust Competition. They have also played as part of the Countess of Munster Recital Scheme and Live Music Now.

Samantha has performed in all the major London venues including the Wigmore Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, The Barbican, St. Martins-in-the-Fields, St. James' Piccadilly. Performances on the Cunard Line with the Concordia Classical Music Series have taken her to many exciting destinations from the Norwegian Fjords to the Caribbean. More recently she has completed the first in a series of cello and piano duo recordings with Riverrun Records. As a soloist she has produced a live recording of her latest performance in America.





Catherine O'Connor ctabrsm

Tel: 02380696154


WebSite: www.catherineoconnor.co.uk

Has been fully CRB checked: Yes

Mobile: 07754512684



I am a qualified teacher living between winchester and southampton. I teach beginners and those with experience at any age. Pupils are encouraged to learn through improvisation and the emphasis is on having fun, although I support exam work if required.





Rachel Snow BSc (Hons) MA LRSM

Tel: 07961 083301

Email: rs597@soton.ac.uk


Music graduate - studied with David Owen Norris. Also studied harpsichord and organ. Has been awarded several prizes including three from ABRSM for the highest exam results. Can take any level from beginners to advanced - post grade 8. Will teach theory and aural grades 1 - 8 Also frequently accompany other musicians both for university recitals and graded exams.





Rich Trotman L.G.S.M. B.A. Honours: Music P.G.C.E.

Tel: 02380-432398

Email: Neorich@members.v21.co.uk


I'm a qualified and experienced piano/keyboard teacher, able to offer lessons in all styles from classical to pop, for examinations up to Grade8/Diploma level, or just for fun. I can also offer the appropriate theory lessons to go with the practical grades. I have a mobile business and will come to your property at a time to suit you for lessons.









Chris da Silva LRSM, Dip.Mus(Open)

Tel: (02392) 828587

E-mail CDas106905@aol.com


From absolute beginners to Grade 8




Traditional one-to-one piano tuition by highly qualified teacher with over 30 years' experience. Tuition covers from absolute beginners (preliminary) to Grade 8 (Practical and Theory). All students are annually entered for the ABRSM exams. The most complete piano course I have assembled over the years! As a further incentive, courses for Pipe Organ and Harpsichord (ABRSM syllabus) are in preparation for students with a good or consistant learning track record for the Piano. (Diverse subjects such as analogue and digital synthesis et al will be available shortly as week-end courses.) If you have the discipline to learn; and the determination and will to succeed, I have the patience to show you how! Phone (02392) 828587 for chapter and verse!









Katie Hobbs grade 8

Tel: 01329 661297

Email: townforpremier@aol.com


I am student offering piano lessons and aural tuition to young beginners or early grade pupils. I aim to make lessons enjoyable and enriching. Please ring weekday evenings for more information.









Chris Milburn BSc(Hons) CEng MIEE Grade 7

Tel: 01489 579479

Email: xriswork@yahoo.co.uk


Beginners to Grade 5.




Teach in the home, to save you having to get sitters etc. to get your children around to me.

I think music should be fun, but done properly !









Mrs Lesley Winters LLCM

Tel: 023 92645025

Email: lesley.winters4@ntlworld.com


: I have been teaching from my home in Cowplain, nr Waterlooville for over 17 years. I teach Piano, Electronic Organ, Keyboard and Theory. I have an ALCM Diploma in Piano performance and a LLCM Diploma in Electronic Organ performance. I also worked for Yamaha Music School for 4 years teaching Electronic Organ to children and adults. During this time, I gained another Diploma and became an examiner for them also. I regularly enter students for Grade examinations in each instrument, and the boards I use are as follows:-

Piano - Associated Board (RSM)


Single Keyboard - London College of Music

Theory - Associated Board (RSM)

Electronic Organ - London College of Music




I teach children and adults alike. I prefer to teach from beginners to Grade 7, and believe that the gift of music should be enjoyed, and shared with others.









Jason Cole BA hons mus

Tel: 01962 854945

Email: JC@jasoncole.co.uk

Web Site: www.jasoncole.co.uk

Professional, fun, friendly piano lessons for all ages and levels local to Winchester. Lessons designed to achieve maximum enjoyment and learning.





Jeannette Holder Qualifications: MA, B.Mus (Hons), LTCL

Tel: 01962 889374

Email: jen.holder@lineone.net


I have been teaching for 15 years in private practice, as well as clarinet teaching for local authorities, and adult education. I have considerable experience as an accompanist for music examinations and recitals.

I teach piano and clarinet from my home from beginners to post grade 8. Adults and children are equally welcome. Piano students have the benefit of playing on my Bechstein upright.

I also teach music theory, and I'm happy to enter students for exams if they wish. Students are also encouraged to broaden their skills in composition and improvisation.









Louise Linge Dip ABRSM

Tel: 01252 878972

Email: louiselinge@yahoo.co.uk


I welcome pupils of any age, from beginners to advanced. Lessons given on Bluthner grand piano for enjoyment and exams, including theory.