Thao Le Thanh
Concert pianist and dedicated teacher, Thao has graduated from the Manhattan School of Music (USA), and the Royal College of Music (UK). Thao has over 15 years of teaching experience, teaching in Warsaw (Poland), New York (USA), and London (UK). Thao specialises in ABRSM grades, with students achieving high marks in all grades. Other student success has included offers of music scholarships to leading independent schools in the UK. Born in Vietnam, Thao started her music education in Warsaw (Poland), and then won a place at the Chopin Academy of Music in Warsaw. While studying Thao realised she has a deep passion for sharing music and teaching. Thao then moved to New York to study at the Manhattan School of Music, where she completed her Bachelor of Music. After graduating she moved to London to study her Masters of Music at the Royal College of Music. Since finishing her studies, Thao has taken many students through Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM) examinations, dedicating time to each student in order for them to achieve their very best. Many examination results distinction level. Thao has also taught theory for ABRSM examinations.
Thao regularly performs recitals and concertos in Sweden, UK, Vietnam, and the USA
BMus, MMus, MFA
Professional viola player and enthusiastic teacher, Patrick has graduated from the Royal College of Music (London), Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music & Dance (London), and Göteborg University (Göteborg). Patrick has taught the violin in Hill House International School (London), and privately in London for 5 years. Since moving to Sweden some students have continued over Skype, with students still achieving their best. Born in London (UK), Patrick started the violin aged 8, and soon after was selected to study at the junior department of the Royal Academy of Music (UK). While Patrick completed his Bachelor of Music at the Royal College of Music (UK), he took a year to study at the Manhattan School of Music. After his Bachelor, Patrick studied in Chicago for one year, and then moved back to London to complete his Masters at Trinity Laban (UK). While back in London, Patrick continued his teaching, both in primary schools and privately. Patrick has had many students gain distinction and merit grades from ABRSM examinations.
Since moving to Sweden Patrick has worked with professional orchestra’s across Scandinavia in Göteborg, Norrkoping, Jönkoping, Bergen, Oslo, and Aarhus.
Patrick is also a music arranger and transcriber. His portfolio can be viewed here.