Mr Mark Birchall

5 star(s) from 1 votes

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  • 3 Manley Road, Waterloo
    Merseyside
    Crosby, Merseyside L227RA
    England
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I have been teaching music (piano and keyboard) full-time for twelve years. I also teach other instruments, Music Theory and Music Technology. I have helped pupils pass Grade Exams, join and perform in bands/groups/orchestras, and many have become expert musicians.

I make music lessons as enjoyable as possible, as pupils progress and practice more when they see their instrument as a source of enjoyment. I have learned over the years that each pupil requires a different approach to learning, so I adapt my teaching methods to the needs of each pupil. I am happy to teach you any style of music you would like to learn.

I can provide many references from current and former pupils, and I am CRB checked.

 

 

 

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Disclosure and Barring Service: yes

Qualification: ABRSM Piano & Music theory Grades 1-8

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 Highly recommeded, 09-07-2017 05:57PM

By: Carol Suthern

Mark has been teaching my 13 year old son the piano for 4 years. He really enjoys Mark's lessons and has made great progress. Mark is friendly and reliable and I highly recommend him.

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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,