Ilona is an enthusiastic and knowledgeable piano teacher and her goal is to share her passion for music and the opportunities it can offer. Her approach encourages self-confidence in addition to an understanding the piano.
Classically trained, Ilona’s approach to tuition is modern, flexible and patient. She aspires to help her students achieve their full potential in an enjoyable, creative and engaging environment, with an emphasis on lessons tailored to meet individual needs.
Ilona has many years of piano and music theory teaching experience. This year she successfully completed her Post Graduate Certificate in Education in Music from Hope University, Liverpool. Recently, Ilona has taught music, singing, theory, piano and keyboard at local secondary schools in the North West.
From a young age Ilona studied music and achieved a grade 8 ABRSM equivalent in Piano and Music Theory. At University she completed a teaching degree, specialising in Music. She also plays keyboards, the church organ, and accordion. Ilona has also sung in a number of choirs, both at festivals and for pleasure.
As a teacher, Ilona has demonstrated enormous commitment and versatility, leading choirs, preparing concerts, and performing with an orchestra. In addition, she has helped tutor students preparing for exams across a variety of exam boards.