the music education centre


Clarinet & Saxophone Teacher

Teaches: Clarinet and Saxophone

Teaching Style: All styles

Experience: Glenn holds a BMus BSc conjoint (hons. CompSci) (Auckland University, 2008) and has been teaching music for 16 years. He has been a teacher at the Music Education Centre since 2001.

Personal Profile
"Music is a great activity to bring to a student's life. It allows one to be artistic yet tests methodical processes. It provides goals to work toward yet opens social opportunities by being involved in bands and orchestras. It's a great opportunity for me, as a music teacher, to help students achieve all these things and more."

Glen has been a clarinet and saxophone teacher at the Music Education Centre since 2001, but has also taught privately and at Westlake Boys High School. As well as having taught for 16 years, his primary occupation is as a software developer. Glen is currently employed at Navico, the maker of high end marine electronics software and hardware.

“I appreciate that everyone will have a slightly different musical journey and I enjoy assisting students in their endeavours, whether it be mastering those jazz rhythms, playing in their school orchestra or acing an ABRSM grade exam. I place emphasis on being able to read and play many musical styles, but students are always encouraged to request music that they'd like to play."

As the Music Education Centre has different teachers over a range of locations, please contact our office on 0800 89 39 39 to find out where Glen is currently teaching, or which of our other great teachers may be available at your preferred location.

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