Cheltenham piano school with j y park

Cheltenham piano school with j y park

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 I studied classical piano at the Conservatoire in puasn Korea also univerisity in London
 I won prizes at several competitions.

After a distinguished career performing from the age of 7 years old, I began teaching in my mid twenties after completing a music degree in South Korea. I have been teaching now for over 25 years and understands most of the difficulties younger students have in getting to grips with the piano. Most of our new students are children with some natural talent who have often been held back by poor teaching methods or lack of motivation to progress beyond the basic level. This is common where the child in question does not have sufficient time spent on a one to one basis which is often the case when learning in a school environment.

My results speak for themselves with most pupils easily achieving Grade 6 within their first three years with me.

Previous pupils achievements include results up to distinction at Grade 6 and the award of numerous music scholarships at some of the most prestigious schools in the country including Eton College, Wycombe Abbey, Winchester College, St. Annes (Caversham), St Mary’s School (Ascot), St Edmunds College (Ware) and several others.

I always have an initial first lesson with prospective pupils to see whether I can work together and will set achievable results within a reasonable time scales which I believe helps pupil’s to focus on a goal to work towards.
Currently my young students (age 8 &9) are preparing grade 6 & 8 piano abrsm.

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Ludwig van Beethoven
Was baptised on 17 December 1770 he was a German composer and pianist. A crucial figure in the transition between the Classical and Romantic eras in Western art music, he remains one of the most famous and influential of all composers. His best-known compositions include 9 symphonies, 5 concertos for piano, 32 piano sonatas, and 16 string quartets. He also composed other chamber music, choral works and songs.

Born in Bonn, then the capital of the Electorate of Cologne and part of the Holy Roman Empire, Beethoven displayed his musical talents at an early age and was taught by his father Johann van Beethoven and Christian Gottlob Neefe. During his first 22 years in Bonn, Beethoven intended to study with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and befriended Joseph Haydn. Beethoven moved to Vienna in 1792 and began studying with Haydn, quickly gaining a reputation as a virtuoso pianist. He lived in Vienna until his death. In about 1800 his hearing began to deteriorate, and by the last decade of his life he was almost totally deaf. He gave up conducting and performing in public but continued to compose; many of his most admired works come from this period. in February 1818 Beethoven acepted a piano from Broodwoods England he worte

My very dear friend Broadwood,I have never felt a greater pleasure than your honours intimation of the arrival of this piano, with which you are honouring me as a present. I shall look upon it as an altar upon which I shall place the most beautiful offerings of my spirit to the divine Apollo. As soon as I receive your excellent instrument, I shall immediately send you the fruits of the first moments of inspiration I spend at it, as a souvenir for you from me, my very dear B.; and I hope that they will be worthy of your instrument.

My Dear Sir,Accept my warmest consideration, from your friend and very humble servant, Louis Van Beethoven Vienna,