Paid music lessons
Lessons are offered for all instruments and are available to students of all year groups. As well as the orchestral instruments listed previously, lessons are offered for:
• classical/ acoustic guitar
• electric bass
In addition, specialist tuition in jazz and rock styles is also offered
Music Instrumental Programme Standards and Commitments
Lessons can be 45 minutes or 1 hour depending on the instrument, age of student and level, after consultation with the teacher.
Lesson times are arranged from 1:30 pm after school to fit in with other activities on a first-come-first-served basis. The lesson time is fixed for the school year.
Lessons take place on school premises and are under the guidance of the music department.
Students will commit to lessons for one academic year. Lessons will continue unless notice in writing is given by the end of the Easter term.
Lesson times are fixed and may not be re-arranged. Only lessons due to sickness will be
re-scheduled without cost. Teachers should be notified of absence due to sickness directly,
and no later than 9:00 am on the morning of the lesson.
Payment should be made on line, in advance, in 3 instalments. No refunds will be given.
Group lessons in the theory of music
||The English School is an ABRSM centre and we enter students for practical and theory exams in all sessions.
Students can take their practical exam at school.
Accompanying and aural training lessons are offered for exams on a paid basis.
Exams are optional and taken in consultation with the teacher.
Lessons are offered for the theory of music at the following levels:
0 - Grade 5 No experience required
Grade 6, 7 or 8 A pass in Grade 5
A pass in Theory of Music Grade 5 is a requirement for Grade 6 practical
Please use the sign-up form to register and pay for theory lessons. Lesson times are arranged depending on the availability of the students.