TEACHING

Lefki Karpodini aside from her career as a concert pianist, she is a dedicated piano teacher

She has been teaching for more than twenty years in different institutions and contexts across Europe (at GSMD in London, at BBIS music department in Berlin, at MORAITIS SCHOOL in Athens) and currently she holds a teaching position at ATHENS CONSERVATOIRE, a leading music institution of Greece, from where famous musicians have emerged such as Maria Callas, Dimitris Mitropoulos, Nikos Skalkottas and Dimitris Sgouros to name a few. She is a regular visiting professor at the adult piano courses in UK’s famous PROCORDA and in 2020 she will be teaching at UK’s Adult Piano Course PIANISSIMI.

Her long experience has brought her in contact with hundreds of students of different ages, backgrounds and musical abilities. She is experienced with ages as small as 4 years old and as old as 80 and happy to teach anyone who wants to learn.

LANGUAGES

Lessons can be given in Greek, English and German language.

PREPARATION FOR COMPETITIONS, AUDITIONS, CONCERTS

Lefki during her studies won several competitions and scholarships and has appeared on stage hundreds of times as a solo pianist, chamber musician, accompanist and soloist in concertos. Having had herself this exposure throughout her career in different occasions and contexts she is aware of the stages required for a solid preparation towards a public performance, whether this is a competition , a scholarship or a concert. She is happy to help with all various aspects such as choosing the right repertoire, sorting our technical issues, helping with memorising, with time planning, with stage fright and presence.

PREPARATION FOR MUSIC ACADEMIES ABROAD

Lefki has spent 15 years of her life abroad, studying and teaching in UK and Germany. She is very aware of the level of playing required and can help both in the choice and preparation of repertoire as well as with the interview part of the exams (in both english or german language) and the entry form process for music colleges, academies and universities.

PREPARATION FOR ENTRY AND DIPLOMA EXAMS AT GREEK CONSERVATOIRES

Having graduated herself and currently being a piano teacher at the oldest and most prestigious music institution of Greece – Athens Conservatoire- Lefki can help students prepare for their entry exams to any music conservatoire in Greece, knowing well the requirements of each level, from the early stages to Diploma exams.

PREPARATION FOR ABRSM GRADE EXAMS

Lefki got to know the grade exam system back in the 90’s. Since then she has prepared successfully many of her students for piano and theory exams. both in London and Berlin as well as in Athens.

BOOKING A LESSON

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