Lessons for Piano and Music Theory


  • Quadruple Licentiateship in Piano Performance: LRSM LTCL LLCM LLCM
  • Exceptionally qualified, music diplomas and music degrees
  • Tutor holds seven specialist piano performance diplomas
  • Tutor’s SoundCloud link at the foot of each website page
  • The tutor’s work is evident through student testimonials
  • Evidence on this website of students playing the piano
  • Fully DBS-Checked tutor and highly trained musician
  • Exam courses with very excellent student results
  • Non-exam courses, learning for pleasure
  • Highly experienced tutor and musician
  • Specialist musician and expert tutor
  • The tutor started teaching in 1987
  • All genuine enquiries welcome
  • Professional tutor
  • All levels taught
  • Fortnightly or weekly lesson
  • Absolute beginners are welcome
  • Advanced musicians are welcome
  • Tuition tailor-made to the individual
  • Tuition for adults and young people
  • Introductory/sample lesson available
  • Modern and comfortable teaching studio
  • Absolute beginner to Grade 8 and Diploma level
  • The tutor has engaged in professional development
  • Member of the European Piano Teachers’ Association
  • All tuition given in tutor’s studio at Moorgate, Rotherham
  • Face-to-face studio music tuition for piano and music theory
  • Online remote one-to-one music tuition by remote connection technology for piano and music theory
Inspiring, specialist and distinctive piano tuition and music theory tuition by Dr Michael Spacie to provide a musical education and experience enabling learners of all abilities from absolute beginners to aspiring competent musicians to realise and fulfil their creative and musical potential by igniting their passion for music in a friendly, nurturing, vibrant, thriving and excellent teaching environment and atmosphere where learners are encouraged to develop their own musical personality through a positive musical experience where teaching is holistically aimed at the fullest understanding of music by developing musicality, solid technique, artistic interpretation, performance skills, music theory and versatile musicianship. Thus, learners attending the teaching practice are helped to develop as well-rounded musicians through imagination and creative engagement with music which can be the springboard into an inspiring musical journey which allows students to find their own musical expression and musical understanding as each individual develops at his or her own rate and direction of musical progress.

Dr Michael Spacie writes: “I believe good music teaching is dependent on artistic excellence, skill, passion and knowledge for the subject with a sincere interest in learners and their development as well-rounded musicians.

  • Students are encouraged
  • Custom built teaching studio
  • Years of teaching experience
  • Professional advice always given
  • The tutor is conscientious and caring
  • Expert tuition in piano and music theory
  • Attention to the student’s musical needs
  • Tuition is given in a professional environment
  • An introductory lesson with no obligation is available
  • True realisation of musical development and potential

“I was really nervous at my first lesson but quickly felt at ease as Mike has a very relaxed teaching style, which suits the way that I learn. Mike is a fantastic teacher and I would absolutely recommend him to anyone who is looking for music lessons, whether they are a complete beginner or have studied music previously. Thanks for the brilliant lessons!”

Gemma Marriott