Piano, Organ, Theory, Composition, Music History and Analysis,

Accompaniment, Digital Notation and Recording

  

Experienced and professional music tuition, either at Simon's studio in Devon, or at your home, or at the church of St. Michael, in Newquay.

For further information, please send me an email.

Simon offers student-centered, interactive and personalised teaching, with a recent enhanced DBS disclosure. He graduated in music from Cambridge University, where he was Organ Scholar of Peterhouse, and recently held the Charles Bryers Scholarship at The University of Sheffield. He is also an Associate of the Royal College of Organists, and an Associate of the Royal College of Music. Simon originally studied piano with Martin Roscoe and organ with Roger Fisher, and as well as being active as a performer, is a choral conductor, composer, and researcher.  

Research interests:

Symbolism and theology in the music of Olivier Messiaen and Charles Tournemire

Russian Orthodox choral music from Tchaikovsky to Chesnokov

Seventeenth century liturgical music from colonial Latin America