Music Tuition

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Junior Choir

Did you know that St Mark’s here in St John’s Wood has a junior choir? All details can be found HERE.
The Junior Choir is directed by Tom Daggett and welcomes members from the age of 7. The Junior Choristers sing at major church festivals, twice a month and rehearse weekly during term. The choir sings both ancient and contemporary music, sacred and secular.

Piano & Cello

Catherine Lee is a professional musician and a qualified teacher giving private piano and cello tuitions to young children in the St John’s Wood area. She is classically trained with BMus & MMus degrees from Swiss and German Music Conservatoires.

Catherine uses Suzuki, Kodaly and traditional teaching methods on both piano and cello. Her youngest students are 4 year olds and playing levels of each student differ widely.  She also guides students in preparations for their grade exams, various auditions and competitions. As well as giving private tuition to young children, Catherine also works as a music teacher in a secondary school in Highgate. Visitations  to students’ homes can be made during the week and weekends. Reference and record of CRB can be given upon request.


North London Strings Club – Term-time Classes

Ignite your child’s love of music with our award-winning weekly classes. North London Strings Club offer fun-filled and motivating tuition, developing their musicianship alongside their confidence, focus and social skills. Choose from Violin, Guitar, Ukulele or Cello – they offer hire of an instrument for £3/week, leaving the stresses of buying an instrument behind!

Their 10-week courses coincide with school term-times and offer children the chance to learn an instrument in a fun and rewarding environment. Lessons incorporate their carefully-crafted curriculum, ensuring they develop a real understanding of music theory and performance. Plus, the end-of-term concert lets them show off what they’ve achieved!

For more information and/or to book a class, call them on 0121 369 1950 or email