Karen Hicks Piano

Karen Hicks Piano

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  • 19 New street
    Earls barton
    Northampton, Northamptonshire Nn6 0nn
    England
  • Phone: View Phone
  • Mobile: 07758007115
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  • Hours

    Monday 13:00 - 18:30
    Tuesday 13:00 - 18:30
    Wednesday 16:30 - 18:30
    Thursday 13:00 - 18:30

Based in Earls Barton, Northamptonshire. I teach from home, mainly adults but sometimes take on children. Our home is not pet free, but it's clean and tidy. We have parking available on the drive. I Offer exam preparation for those who want it, practical and music theory. I adopt a structured approach, and I do expect students to practise, every day if possible, but if not then a target number of hours per week is suggested depending on ability and age. 

I have a good sense of humour and am very patient. Prior to working as a piano teacher I have had a few different careers, so have a reasonably broad background, not just music!

I am learning to play the cello and am progressing through ABRSM exams. I play in 2 local orchestras. I am 52.

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Disclosure and Barring Service: yes

Qualification: Grade 8 piano, grade 7 music theory, grade 3 Cello

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Muzio Clementi

Muzio Clementi 23 January 1752 to 10 March 1832 was an Italian-born British composer, pianist, pedagogue, conductor, music publisher, editor, and piano manufacturer. who was the son of a silversmith? the piano firm Clementi eventually became Collard and Collard.

He was encouraged to study music by his father, Muzio was sponsored as a young composer by Sir Peter Beckford who brought him to England to advance his studies in music. Later, he toured Europe numerous times from his long-standing base in London. It was on one of these occasions, in 1781, that he engaged in a piano competition with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Clementi published a highly respected piano method which even Beethoven endorsed him, sending pupils along to Clementi.