Biography

I studied music, piano performance and pedagogy at Goldsmiths University of London, ABRSM and Guildhall School of Music and Drama.

As a teacher I have worked with students in a variety of settings. Kodaly based pre-school music classes, peripatetic piano teacher, choir leader, private teacher, workshop leader, higher education lecturer.

As a performer I enjoy working in the community creating performances with broad appeal and engaging new audiences.

As a writer and facilitator I create teaching resources to support teachers globally. I contribute to online CPD blogs. I write for the popular Skoove app.

As a workshop leader I facilitate performance workshops and collaborative music making workshops.

As a higher education tutor and mentor I give presentations, run webinars, contribute to assessment briefs, create exemplar documents, collect feedback.

Before this, I had an early career as a Steinway Piano Technician which had a huge impact on my values and how I have chosen to work in the music industry. I grew up in Zimbabwe, my home is in Surrey where I am committed to my community and hold the role of Governor in a local school.