FAQs and Common Obstacles


Must I have a piano?

It is definitely desirable to have free access to a suitable piano, both for practising and for your own pleasure.


How long are lessons?

Length of lessons can be tailored to fit the needs of the individual.


Will I have to learn to read music?

Not necessarily. However it is a skill more easily learned than you might expect.


How long does it take to learn the piano?

Most beginners are able to play a recognisable tune on the piano after only a few weeks.


Where are you based?

Piano lessons take place in my home studio in Oakwood, Leeds.


I’m too busy to come every week…

Fortnightly piano lessons can work well for some people.


I’m self-taught and feel I may have bad habits…

Neither of these things is a problem as long as you have a willingness and enthusiasm to learn.


I’ve forgotten what I learned as a child...

No problem, it will come back very quickly.