Individual Instrument & Vocal Lessons

We are fortunate in having some of Cornwall’s very best peripatetic teachers and performers.

Tuition is given in the majority of orchestral and brass instruments, as well as the Piano, Guitar, Voice and Organ, during the school day on a rota basis. Current fees are £190 for 10 lessons of 35 minutes each term.

Full details about how lessons are arranged, payment of fees and required notice period are given in the application form.

To download an application form and full tuition details please email the Music office.

For general music enquires, you can contact the Music office:
Tel: 01872 246097 / Email:

Music Department Staff

Martin Palmer (Director of Music) (01872 272763)
Peter Thomson (Music Teacher)
Sarah-Jane Whomersley (Music Teacher)
Tracey Bailey (Music Manager)
Francis Shepherd (Music Administrator)


Peripatetic Music Staff

Strings and Singing Piano and Percussion Woodwind and Brass
Violin and Viola – Lucy Stephens Percussion – Ross Hamilton Clarinet and Saxophone – Rebecca Brenton*
Violin and Viola – Philip Montgomery-Smith Percussion – James Robinson Flute and Saxophone –  Sarah McDonagh
Cello – Barbara Degener Percussion – Steve Weeks Flute – Karen Green
Cello – Becky McGlade Piano – Jonathan Carne* Flute – Rebecca Sampson*
Double Bass – Zoë Curnow Piano – Paul Comeau* Oboe – Tamsin Robinson
Guitar – Dave Stevens Piano – Frances Eagar* French Horn –  Jacqueline Kershaw*
Guitar –  Jamie Toms Piano -Becky McGlade Trumpet – Alan Pope*
Harp –  Katie McClaughry Piano – Steve Hawker Trombone  and Tuba- Matt Harrison
Singing –  Naomi Johnston Carne Recorder – Sarah Whomersley
Singing – Ben Hoadley
Singing – Melanie Hoadley
Singing – Heather Mee
Singing – Cheryl Rosevear*

*Music Theory Staff