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About Carl B.
Carl studied violin at the Royal College of Music, London, graduating with violin diplomas in Teaching, Performance and Advanced Performance. On leaving college Carl began playing with many professional orchestras including the Orchestra of English National Ballet (the English National Ballet Philharmonic), BBC Philharmonic, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Opera North and many others. Alongside this work he has enjoyed teaching many pupils privately and in schools.
What are lessons with Carl like?
Carl teaches in a friendly, encouraging and positive way, aiming to help pupils reach their potential and enjoy playing music; something that will give them confidence and happiness for the rest of their lives. Lessons include all aspects of violin playing, technique, reading of music, aural training, sight reading and music theory.
Who can have Violin lessons?
Carl teaches violin to both children and adults, from beginners to Grade 8 and higher. Whatever your age and ambitions, whether to do exams or not, lessons can be structured to meet your aims and goals. All of Carl’s pupils who have entered violin and music theory exams have passed, many with merits and distinctions.
Carl teaches Music Theory to those wishing to pass their Grade 5 Theory to progress on to their practical exams 6,7 and 8.