Secondary Music GTP/QTS (Reading University, Reading UK)
Performing Arts Medicine Therapist ISSTIP Course/Distinction (LCMM/Thames Valley University UK)
MA Music (The Carl Nielsen Academy of Music, Denmark)
Diploma from Classe Superieure de la Guitare de Roland Dyens, Paris, France.
BA Music/Psychology (The Carl Nielsen Academy of Music, Denmark)
Guitar Ergonomics Clinic
2020 – date
Guitar ergonomics interdisciplinary clinic lead by Mr Mark Phillips MA (Cantab), MBBChir, FRCS (Tr & Orth) Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon.
London College of Music and Media, Thames Valley University UK. MA Course ‘MA Performance, Health and Media Practice’ Lecturer on Ergonomics of Performance.
Practitioner for the Royal Air Force (Music Service) UK
Practitioner for The Royal Society of Musicians of Great Britain London UK
Practitioner for The Musicians Benevolent Fund London UK
Practitioner for The British Association For The Performing Arts Medicine London UK
ISSTIP Performing Arts Clinic at London College of Music and Media
Classical Guitar Magazine UK. ‘Ergonomics of the Guitar’
July 2006 Volume 24 No. 11 p.38-40 ‘Appendix’
June 2006 Volume 24, No.10 p.25-26. Part 7: ‘Tremor’
January 2006 Volume 24, No. 5 p.53-55. Part 6: ‘Anxiety in Performing’
Classical Guitar Magazine UK. ‘Ergonomics of the Guitar.’
August 2005 Volume 23, No 12. p.18-21. Part 1: ‘Music Ergonomics’
September 2005 Volume 24, No 1 p.40. Part 2: ‘Alexander Technique’
October 2005 Volume 24, No.2 p. 24-29. Part 3: ‘Prevention and Rehabilitation’
November 2005 Volume 24, No.3 p.16 -18. Part 4: ‘Focal Dystonia’
December 2005 Volume 24, No. 4 p.25-26. Part 5: ‘Electric guitar’
British Association for Performing Arts Medicine Journal Issue 5 summer 2004. ‘Alexander Technique in Guitar playing.’ Page 20 – 27.
‘Ergonomics of the Guitar’ (Dissertation for Performing Arts Medicine Therapist Certificate) Distinction.
‘The Right Thought At The Right Moment’ Published in the EGTA UK Journal 2000, p 36-42.
Referee for School of Psychology, Leicester University UK. ‘Ergonomic Journal’ 2005
Senior associated Member of the Royal Society of Medicine London (RSM)
The Association for the Teachers of Psychology (ATP) UK.
The British Association for Performing Arts Medicine, London, UK. Practitioner
The Incorporated Society of Musicians, London, UK. Full Member
Lessons with Ilana Machover, Alexander Teacher at the Royal Academy of Music, London UK.
Visit Ilana’s website : http://homepage.ntlworld.com/ilana.m
‘La bestia nel cuore’ Film music by Franco Piersanti. Recorded at Angle Studio in London UK 20 -21 June 2005.
‘Two In One’ CD with mezzo-soprano