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Improvising at the Piano

Improvising at the Piano

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:Drinks and equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I'm a professional piano teacher, performer and composer. I am a former head of a Music Department in Edinburgh (15 years) and have been playing piano all my life! I have written 2 musicals, had several books published and produced 3 albums with my band (John Montgomery Band). I love improvising at the piano-and this is what this experience is all about-getting you to play from scratch and be able…
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What we’ll do

I can take 2 guests at once maximum-you will play my grand piano and learn simple improvisation-and learning to play simple tunes you love. the experience will last about 1 hour 15 minutes and by the end of it I expect you to be able to play/create something pleasant on the piano! You don't need any previous knowledge or music reading skills-but if you have that is fine-I can build the standard of…

What else you should know

You don't need any previous knowledge of music/reading music-come along and bring your enthusiasm with you!

What I’ll provide

Coffee and Tea
Quick refreshment of tea/Coffee/Soft Drinks about half way through the experience, if desired!
Creative supplies
Piano/keyboards, and my latest album 'SHIPWRECK'

What to bring

If you can, please bring a small notebook so I can take some notes along the way for you.

Where you'll be

The experience will take place in the lounge of my house-where you will have access to a grand piano and a electric piano

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 2 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Interested in music and want to create something new!

More tips

You don't need any previous knowledge of music/reading music-come along and bring your enthusiasm with you!

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Improvising at the Piano
New experience
$52/person
New experience
$52/person