Julian is passionate about music education, always ready to inspire through sharing knowledge and ideas with students. Students gain outstanding results, regularly achieving distinctions in examination and winning competitions.
Julian is a sought-after educator with a flourishing reputation through 10 years of experience in organ tuition to all ages and ranging from early grades to undergraduate.
He teaches organ at the University of London, and is a Regional Consultant and Accredited Teacher for the Royal College of Organists in the East of England, regularly tutoring on RCO study days. Julian’s teaching also encompasses the tutoring of students on the Organ Scholarship Programme of St Peter Mancroft, Norwich. Julian re-established the programme which has proved a resounding success, his students having won scholarships and competitions and gained places at conservatoire and Oxbridge. More recently, Julian’s organ teaching in London has also won plaudits.
Julian offers face-to-face and online lessons, and a FREE trial lesson is available to potential new students. Please contact Julian HERE for further details.
"Julian has proved a fantastic organ teacher, providing top-notch tuition and guiding me through the Associated Boards’ graded exams, including the achievement of an excellent set of results in my Grade 8 Organ. A thorough professional, Julian’s preparation for competitions, exams, and RCO Study days has been exemplary. His passion for the organ œuvre has opened my eyes to a whole new range of exciting composers and their works. Julian’s supportive, consultative and encouraging instruction style combines the ideal blend of patience, attention to detail, technical exactitude, and focus on my individual strengths and weaknesses – a tutor with an exceptional ability to always view challenges from another perspective."
(Organ Scholar, Norwich)
"Julian’s tutelage provided the fundamental musical backbone to my studies. His professional, sophisticated, and driven style of teaching, lead to some of the most enlightening experiences in my musical education so far, with a real focus on technique development, broadening my repertoire, and enhancing my personal musicianship. His expert guidance enabled me to approach my further musical studies with confidence and experience, which I value to this day."
(Student, RBC Birmingham)