Luke Jones is a Welsh pianist based in Didsbury, Manchester. He is a graduate of the Royal Northern College of Music under the tutelage of Dina Parakhina. Luke has also studied under Maestro Carlo Grante in Italy and studied with Dr. Murray McLachlan, Head of Keyboard at Chethams School of Music for 7 years.
Luke's teaching method is drawn from a vast experience studying under some of the most esteemed professors from around the world and also being a seasoned performer in his own right.
Dr. Leslie Howard a world renowned Pianist, Composer and Musicologist described Luke's playing in the following words:- "Luke Jones allows the listener to take his prodigious technique for granted, he plunges straight to the intellectual and emotional heart of the music. The consequences are thrilling and fulfilling!"
Luke frequently performs recitals and concertos all over Europe and has won several prizes at major international competitions such as 1st Prize at the Bromsgrove International Musicians Competition and 2nd Prize at the prestigious Maria Canals International Piano Competition in Barcelona where he performed Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No.1 in the historic Palau de la Musica Catalana.
By applying sound methodological concepts to the student's individual goals Luke is able to cater his teaching approach from complete beginners to advanced performers.
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