Piano lessons are available with Andrew for a variety of students. Andrew welcomes young students who are just starting out, intermediate pianists who would like a fresh approach with their study, and, advanced students who are looking to extend their playing even further with deeper musical and technical development. Andrew works with students who are suitable to sit AMEB or Trinity exams as well as students who simply wish to further their journey of playing the piano. Lessons are available weekly or on a more occasional basis and can be arranged for either 30 mins, 45 mins or 60 mins (or longer) in length. Visit the contact page to get in touch with Andrew to discuss lesson options and possibilities.
Some more information about Andrew and his teaching can be read below.
Andrew with students, Natasha and Annabel at Taree Eisteddfod 2014
About Andrew as a teacher:
Andrew Chubb, BMus(Hons), LMusA, LTCL, AMusA, MTA (Accredited Member), is a recital pianist, composer, and is highly regarded as a piano teacher in Newcastle and Sydney. A former lecturer at the University of Newcastle’s Conservatorium of Music, Andrew currently teaches piano at The King’s School and Cranbrook School in Sydney, in addition to operating a private studio in Newcastle.
Andrew’s years of performing and teaching have informed his diverse and holistic approach to pianistic development. Helping students progress organically, from the earliest beginners to those at the advanced stage, has become his passion.
Students have excelled under Andrew’s teaching, achieving many prizes and awards at various eisteddfods and competitions throughout NSW. They have also achieved pleasing AMEB and Trinity Grade Exam results with a number successfully continuing on to the Associate Diploma (AMusA) and Licentiate Diploma (LMusA and LTCL) qualifications under his teaching. Most importantly, Andrew strives to hone their technical, musical, and “thinking” skills, to in turn become independent and nuanced musicians.
Students have continued beyond Andrew’s tuition to study at Sydney Conservatorium of Music – University of Sydney, Queensland Conservatorium – Griffith University, Melbourne Conservatorium of Music – Melbourne University, Monash University School of Music and the Australian National University.
Andrew is an AMEB (Australian Music Examination Board) Examiner and also an experienced Adjudicator of various eisteddfods and competition awards, and, has delivered piano Masterclasses across the state.
If you are considering piano tuition for your child or yourself, please contact Andrew here through the contact page.