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Student Of The Week

Every week, one strings student and one piano student are awarded the ‘Student Of The Week’ title for exceptional work, which can be achievement, effort or considerable improvement.

Autumn 2018 Winners:

Week 01 (03 Sep): Katie (G) – for having clearly worked hard during the summer and playing very well.
Week 01 (03 Sep): Mia – for excellent work on a difficult piece and great progress with note reading.
Week 02 (10 Sep): Thomas AND Philippa – for having both learned additional pieces beyond the homework they were set.
Week 02 (10 Sep): Fiona – for superb progress on the Grade 4 pieces & always showing fantastic enthusiasm & commitment.
Week 03 (17 Sep): Emma – for excellent effort and playing brilliantly for only her second lesson.
Week 03 (17 Sep): Katie (H) – for a fabulous improvement on the Grade 3 pieces and clearly having worked hard.
Week 04 (24 Sep): Thomas – for a lot of hard work and fantastic improvement, especially with rhythm.
Week 04 (24 Sep): Tamzin – for excellent playing, making great progress and clearly having practiced very hard.
Week 05 (01 Oct): Eashan – for tackling some difficult new skills and rising to the challenge brilliantly.
Week 05 (01 Oct): Elisse – for fantastic work on learning to play in 3rd Position, and clearly working hard.
Week 06 (08 Oct): Freddie – for a big improvement on rhythm and lovely playing.
Week 06 (08 Oct): Shreya – for excellent work on the Grade 1 pieces and making a great improvement.
Week 07 (15 Oct): Eva – for a massive improvement and playing beautifully.
Week 07 (15 Oct): Rachel – for lots of hard work on the Grade 4 pieces & scales and making great progress.

Week 08 (29 Oct): Eva – for brilliant playing and clearly having practiced very hard over Half Term.
Week 08 (29 Oct): Sofia – for excellent work on the Grade 3 pieces over Half Term and playing beautifully.
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Week 10 (12 Nov):
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Week 11 (19 Nov):
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Week 12 (26 Nov):
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Week 13 (03 Dec):
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Week 14 (10 Dec):
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Student Of The Term Autumn 2018 (Piano):

Student Of The Term Autumn 2018 (Strings):

 

Summer 2018 Winners:

Week 01 (16-Apr): Nat – for tackling a very difficult piece brilliantly and having clearly worked very hard.
Week 01 (16-Apr): Rachel – for working hard all through the Easter holiday and for exceptional sight reading.
Week 02 (23 Apr): Kai – for a huge improvement in note reading and working very hard.
Week 02 (24 Apr): Jessie – for excellent work and being the first to bravely attempt the most difficult parts at Orchestra.
Week 03 (30 Apr): David – for superb progress and working out an unwritten part of a piece by ear after only 1 lesson.
Week 03 (30 Apr): Mia – for beautiful playing and clearly having practiced a lot.
Week 04 (07 May): Eva – for consistent hard work and making great progress.
Week 04 (07 May): Teodor – for practicing hard, tackling 7/8 time brilliantly and some excellent sight reading in Alto Clef.
Week 05 (14 May): Thomas – for clearly having practiced a lot, playing extremely well and making huge progress.
Week 05 (14 May): Aoife – for a big improvement on the Grade 1 pieces and working very hard.
Week 06 (21 May): Sophie – for a huge improvement in focus and playing a piece through without stopping for the first time.
Week 06 (21 May): Rachel – for outstanding playing, excellent progress and a brilliant first run through Grade 4 Aural Tests.

Week 07 (04 Jun): David – for outstandingly rapid progress and continually excellent effort and focus.
Week 07 (04 Jun): Matilda – for a massive improvement and a lot of very hard work towards the grade 3 exam.
Week 08 (11 Jun): Eashan – for working very hard and playing the recital piece brilliantly.
Week 08 (11 Jun): Ellen – for excellent effort and a huge improvement on the recital piece and keeping in time.
Week 09 (18 Jun): Katie – for lots of hard work, particularly on the recital piece.
Week 09 (18 Jun): Fiona – for excellent playing and a fantastic effort with performance skills.
Week 10 (25 Jun): Nat – for a massive improvement on the recital piece and a lot of hard work.
Week 10 (25 Jun): Rachel – for beautiful playing and a fabulous improvement on rhythm.
Week 11 (02 Jul): Philippa – for great work, particularly on the recital piece, and learning everything very quickly.
Week 11 (02 Jul): Tamzin – for a lot of hard work on the recital piece and beautiful playing.

Student Of The Term Summer 2018 (Piano): David

Student Of The Term Summer 2018 (Strings): Teodor

Student Of The Year 2017/2018: Rachel

 

Spring 2018 Winners:

Week 01 (08 Jan): Mia – for working very hard, and making excellent progress and a lovely sound.
Week 02 (15 Jan): Isabella – for an outstanding improvement in sound production and note reading.
Week 03 (22 Jan): Teodor – for absolutely exceptional playing and clearly having practiced very hard indeed.
Week 04 (29 Jan): Katie – for doing lots of practice, working very hard and playing beautifully.
Week 05 (05 Feb): Rachel – for working extremely hard and making a fantastic improvement with the Grade 4 pieces.
Week 06 (19 Feb): Eashan – for a huge improvement on rhythm and for playing at school assembly.
Week 07 (26 Feb): Emilios – for fabulous improvement on exam pieces and scales.
Week 08 (05 Mar): Isabella – for excellent playing and a lot of hard work.
Week 09 (12 Mar): Crispin – for fantastic work on all the exam pieces and scales, and for playing brilliantly.
Week 10 (19 Mar): Emilios – for hard work & showing an impressive ability to keep calm and perform in a stressful situation.

Student Of The Term Spring 2018 (Piano): Katie 

Student Of The Term Spring 2018 (Strings): Crispin 

 

Autumn 2017 Winners:

Week 01 (04 Sep): Katie – for doing lots of practice over the summer and teaching herself a new (difficult) piece.
Week 02 (11 Sep): Crispin – for having practiced hard and made a big improvement.
Week 03 (18 Sep): Freddie – for excellent progress on the Grade 2 pieces and playing at school.
Week 04 (25 Sep): Aoife – for outstanding sight reading and exceptional progress.
Week 05 (02 Oct): Nat – for fantastic sight reading and clearly having practiced hard.
Week 06 (09 Oct): Tamzin – for excellent progress and having clearly done a lot of hard work on the grade pieces.
Week 07 (16 Oct): Eva – for lots of practice and a very noticeable massive improvement.

Week 08 (30 Oct): Teodor – for practicing hard over half term and superb improvement on the Grade 4 pieces.
Week 09 (06 Nov): Mia – for very quick learning and already showing excellent control on only her 3rd lesson.
Week 10 (13 Nov): Emilios – for a lot of hard work and 2 excellent public performances.
Week 11 (20 Nov): Eva – for consistently working very hard for several weeks running and making outstanding progress.
Week 12 (27 Nov): Katie – for doing a stupendous amount of practice, making fantastic progress and brilliant sight reading.
Week 13 (04 Dec): Tamzin – for an excellent and well-deserved result for the Grade 2 exam.
Week 14 (11 Dec): Eashan – for working very hard and making great progress.

Student Of The Term Autumn 2017 (Piano): Eva

Student Of The Term Autumn 2017 (Strings): Tamzin

 

Summer 2017 Winners:

Week 01 (17-Apr): Thomas – for working hard all through the Easter holiday and for exceptional sight reading.
Week 02 (24 Apr): Lottie – for showing great dedication by practicing at 7:30am without being prompted!
Week 03 (01 May): Steph – for playing with a beautiful tone and getting to grips with tricky rhythms very quickly.
Week 04 (08 May): Tamzin – for having worked exceptionally hard on the grade 2 pieces and progressing brilliantly.
Week 05 (15 May): Eashan – for outstanding playing and great improvement; clearly having practiced a lot.
Week 06 (22 May): Emilios – for fantastic sight reading and making an excellent sound.

Week 07 (05 Jun): Isabella – for a huge improvement in sound and bowing only 1 string at a time.
Week 08 (12 Jun): Mary – for an incredible improvement in sound and fluency.
Week 09 (19 Jun): Rachel – for bravely performing at School Arts Evening and superb handling of tricky music in 3rd position.
Week 10 (26 Jun): Teodor – for outstanding playing and having practiced playing with slides without being prompted.
Week 11 (03 Jul): Eashan – for careful practice, a lot of hard work and beautiful playing.
Week 12 (10 Jul): Eva – for working extremely hard, playing brilliantly and being very creative.

Student Of The Term Summer 2017 (Piano): Eashan

Student Of The Term Summer 2017 (Strings): Rachel

Student Of The Year 2016/2017: Amber