... a direct teaching lineage from Liszt and Beethoven
Individual Lessons for Children, Adolescents and Adults of All Ages
Develops confidence, co-ordination, relaxation and motivation
from the first lesson
Makes music reading easy, fun and unforgettable
Prepares students for piano examinations (Prelim. to L.Mus.A.,
AMEB & ANZCA), V.C.E., eisteddfods and performances as well as for pure
relaxation and enjoyment
Nurtures creativity - improvisation and composition offered at
Frees up musical blocks releasing creative drive and
Inspires a true appreciation of a wide repertoire
Cares for the exceptional learner, both special and gifted
Music lessons have been shown to improve a child's performance in school.
A research team exploring the link between music and intelligence reports that
music training - specifically piano instruction - is far superior to computer
instruction in dramatically enhancing children's abstract reasoning skills...
necessary for learning maths and science.
Rauscher & Shaw,
Neurological Research (Feb 1997)
University of California
Music... a subtle medicine used throughout civilisation for its profound power
to regulate breathing, pulse, brainwaves and psychological states; to create
poise, serenity and effectiveness through the whole sphere of human activity.
Piano for the Whole Person offers a unique music therapy for children and
adults with special needs.
Children with learning problems and social/emotional difficulties
Adults and children undergoing stress in life transitions e.g.
bereavement, separation, burnout, accidents, chronic illness
Children and adults with physical and intellectual disabilities
...for Instrumentalists, Singers, Dancers
Peter Carthew provides
excellent and sensitive accompaniment for every artist and occasion -
examinations, auditions, performance, recording and private functions.
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