Lara James - Educator

Lara James teaches at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama where there is a thriving department of emerging saxophonists. Saxophone students at RWCMD can study with Gerard McChrystal, Lara James and John Cooper; while visiting artists and consultants have included Fred Hemke, Otis Murphy, Claude Delangle, Lynn Klock, Paul Cohen, Andy Scott, Sarah Markham and many others.

Past students have gone on to study saxophone at postgraduate level or entered the freelance profession, while others have chosen the music teaching profession.

If you are interested in studying at RWCMD visit the college web site by clicking on the pictures below.


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In addition to teaching at the RWCMD, Lara is appointed Tutor of Classical Saxophone at Bristol University, and is a consultant tutor for South West Music School based in Dartington.

Lara has broad experience in the field of music education with students of all ages and abilities, from beginner to postgraduate level. She is often asked to tutor sectional rehearsals for wind orchestras and ensembles including the National Youth Wind Orchestra of Wales, regional youth wind bands, and is a visiting instructor on UK based youth music courses. She also offers advanced private tuition and ensemble coaching, and is in demand as an adjudicator for national youth music competitions and auditions and competitions in some of the UK's major conservatoires.

In addition to practical instrumental music education, Lara is a music lecturer and can offer a series of workshops incorporating other arts-related methods of unleashing creativity.

If you would like to book Lara James to tutor saxophonists on a course, to give lectures or adjudicate, or if you are an advanced student and would like to enquire about lessons please visit Lara's contact page.

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