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Testimonials

"I would like to thank you for a brilliant ‘fun flute’ day yesterday. I really enjoyed it. I liked the contrast and variety of different activities and the achievable challenges that you put out there. I learned loads. I loved the fun yet purposeful atmosphere you created and how you magically brought all ages and stages together. That’s skill." (Attendee at our Flute Day in August 2013)

"Liz  has all the qualities you would wish from a teacher - knowledge, patience and ideas how to get pupils to understand complicated rhythms, notes and phrasing etc. It is a shame we are moving away because we will now need to find a teacher to match Liz. Thank you for being such a fab teacher. We will miss you" (Parent, August 2013)

"Thanks so much for your support and guidance. She has learnt a lot from you as a Musician and as a Teacher and in her eyes you are 'outstanding'. You have been one of her Mentors" (Parent, June 2013)

"I have personally recommended Elizabeth to many Festival Organisers, who have always expressed delight with her work. I was recently privileged to observe Elizabeth conducting a Recital Class, and was delighted with her scholarship and presentation to the Performers and the Audience. (Chair of BIFF, January 2013)

"Dear Liz, thank you for all your fabulous teaching. Chloe loves her lessons with you" and "Thank you very much for all my wonderful lessons this term, I've had so much fun!" (Parent and student, Harpenden, July 2012)

"Dear Liz, thank you for being so kind and understanding" (Teaching Colleague June 2012)

"On behalf of Wansbeck Music Festival Committee, I should like to thank you for all your adjudications and encouragement to the musicians who took part in the Recorder and Woodwind classes in March this year. Your mini masterclasses were wonderful and we hope that the performers took on board all your excellent tuition and advice. It was a very happy 3 days, enjoyed by the participants as much as the audience. We hope that you enjoyed your time with us and will come back again in the future. Thank you for being so flexible when things didn't quite go entirely to plan. It was much appreciated by everyone." (Wansbeck 2012)

"On behalf of the Music Festival Committee I would like to thank you very much for the valuable contribution you made to this year's festival when you adjudicated the recorder and woodwind classes. Competitors, audiences and officials have all spoken very highly of the constructive, encouraging and helpful comments you made. Your enthusiasm which was so evident in your work was an inspiration to our young people. We hope that you enjoyed your time with us...and will be happy to return to adjudicate for us in the future"(Aberdeen & North East of Scotland Music Festival Association June 2012)

"Thank you very much for being a great teacher and helping me to achieve a great Grade 8 result" (Louise Adams, Hitchin, 2010)

"Thank you so much for teaching me, I hope you will continue to teach me"

"Liz, you are a lovely lady and I and all my Rotarians enjoyed the day very much. As I have only been in Rotary for 4 years I don't have much to go on, but everyone else that has been involved in it said that Saturday's Young Musicians Competition was the best we have had and you in particular were the best adjudicator we have ever had" (Huntingdon 2008)

"Dear Liz, …thank you so very much for making the woodwind section of the Southampton Music Festival such an overwhelming success. Your energy and enthusiasm for the event was fantastic and I am sure that each and every performer went home inspired to improve their playing. From the feedback I have received and indeed the numerous comments overheard during the weekend you truly made this year's event one to remember" (Southampton Festival of Music and Drama 2009)

"Wow and more wow, thank you, thank you on behalf of the committee for a fantastic, energetic, helpful and encouraging visit" (Sudbury Festival of Music, Speech & Dance, 2009)

"You have shown great commitment and made a valuable contribution to the woodwind department” and “Thank you so much. We have loved every minute of our lessons. We have been inspired to play the flute, thank you" and "Many thanks for your work. Your talent, energy and good cheer have been appreciated by students and staff alike" (Wells Cathedral School)