Jane is a professional musician, singer/songwriter and teacher with over 40 years in the music business. She holds a Rockschool Licentiate in Music Teaching LRSL (Level 6). She has been a singing, music theory and piano teacher for over 20 years, and for the last 11 years has been an examiner and senior examiner for Rockschool.
Jane tutors students for exams in classical and modern music styles through the Associated Board of Music (ABRSM), Trinity, Rockschool and London College of Music (LSM). She also accompanies musicians in performances, auditions and exams.
Although she was originally classically trained, Jane has always played in bands, written songs and played by ear. This allows for students of Jane to benefit from a wide range of musical styles from classical through to pop, rock and jazz.
Her friendly, warm and individual approach allows Jane to quickly build a rapport with her pupils. Part of the joy of teaching for Jane is creating the route to understanding for each individual and still making lessons fun and enjoyable.
Jane uses a range of modern techniques in her singing lessons which aim to make learning and development exciting and fun. Jane approaches teaching with the knowledge that each student is different, and so tailors lessons to suit each individual’s requirements.
As well as teaching, Jane is the lead singer and a founder member of ‘As the Crow Flys’.
Jane is a private singing, music theory and piano teacher in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, where she lives with her family.