Jason Hawkins ALCM LRSM MusB(Hons) PGCE teaches students the Piano, Organ, Clarinet and Music Theory throughout Yorkshire. He is passionate about tailoring music lessons and unique learning resources for each individual student, ranging from complete beginners to diploma and degree level students. Jason is a fully qualified and registered teacher and is fully DBS checked.
Throughout Jason's career, he has tutored extensively, including private tuition, on behalf of music services, in schools (primary and secondary) and for charities. This has involved teaching one-to-one, group teaching, whole-class sessions and workshops. As a Pianist and Organist, he has worked for the Hallé, BBC Philharmonic, Royal Northern College of Music and The Armonico Consort to just name a few. Jason trained at Chetham's School of Music, The Royal Northern College of Music, The University of Manchester, The University of Cumbria and University College London.
Jason's students have enjoyed a huge amount of success in ABRSM exams, music festivals, GCSE/A2 Recitals, music college entrance exams and everything from school assemblies to retirement parties!
Pass those exams or play for pleasure Jason is happy to teach to any requirement or personal aims.
Jason holds regular concerts throughout the year for students, giving them a chance to showcase their musical talents before performing in local festivals, exams and other performances. All students also have access to 'Piano Central' which has a variety of online resources aiding individual development.
Please use the contact form below, phone/text or Facebook to arrange a consultation lesson or simply to find out more.
2018 - 2020 (expected), MA, Master of Arts in Education - UCL - University College London
2018, QTS (Qualified Teacher Status), Department for Education
2018, PGCE, Postgraduate Certificate of Education in Primary Education - The University of Cumbria
2018, ALCM, Associate of the London College of Music) - Music Composition
2014, MusB(Hons) - 1st Class - specialising in Piano Performance and Composition - The University of Manchester (Music)
2013, BTEC Level 3 Award in Education and Training
2011, DipHE(RNCM), specialising in Piano and Organ Performance - Royal Northern College of Music
2010, LRSM, Licentiate of the Royal Schools of Music, Piano Performance, ABRSM
2009, Grade 8 Music Theory, ABRSM
2009, Finished training (on a scholarship) at Chetham's School of Music. Piano and Clarinet.
2006, DipABRSM, Diploma of the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music, Piano Performance
2004, Grade 8 Piano Performance, ABRSM
For Piano, Organ and Music Theory
Beginner to Grade 8, Diploma, Degree Level and beyond.
30 mins - £19
45 mins - £28.50
60 mins - £38
Jason teaches students in his music studio in Pontefract, WF8, using a Yamaha B3 Acoustic piano and R13 Clarinet. There is plenty of private parking right outside!
Please just get in touch to discuss your requirements using the contact form below. Jason is more than happy to accommodate your preferences whenever possible.
Note: Jason does not teach on Saturdays and only teaches in term-time.