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In 2007 everyone passed with either Distinction or Merit. In 2008 the same except one pass.

In 2008 students took part in practice-a-thon to find sponsors for practicing and raised £227.38

Welcome to Konnies Piano Tuition School

Konnie Sahin previously known as Konje Goknel is a long established piano teacher. Teaching students from five to adults. Her oldest student is 79. Konnie commenced her teaching career in 1988. Here are some of her students’ comments:

"Ms Konje Goknel has been my piano teacher since 1992, teaching all aspects of the instrument, including practical and theory. Ms Goknel has shown herself to be extremely kind and patient and I feel great progress has been made towards my lifetime goal of learning to play the piano. Yours fathfully, Peter J. Gibson, Bishop’s Stortford, Herts."

"To Konnie Thank you for teaching me piano and helping me learn a new skill, I have really enjoyed it. I hope you have a lovely summer holiday, from Georgina"

"I have made good progress. Kondji is very patient and allows me to progress at my own pace. We have used a number of tutor books which have helped with my playing style and knowledge of theory." Neil Archer, Bishop’s Stortford, Herts

"Dear Konnie, Thank-you very much for teaching me piano. I have enjoyed it so much. I wish that you could teach me in South Africa. I wil make sure that I will continue piano!, Lots of thanks from Lisa-Mae xxx"

"To Konnie, I am going to miss you lots and lots and thank you for being great teacher. Love from Tom xx"

"Dear Konnie, A huge thank-you for all that you have done for Grace & the enjoyment you have taught her with piano. Thank again Nadia & Grace Whiskin" Higham, Kent.

Hello Konnie, Lucy is gaining a lot of confidence in her playing now. She often plays two or three times a day and gives little ‘concerts’ to visitors! She volunteers at every opportunity to play at school assembly and we are very proud that she is confident enough to do that. Regards Joan 5th August ‘08".

Konnie Sahin is a fully qualified piano teacher. Displayed is the photograph of when HRH Prince Charles presented Konnie her ABRSM Teaching Certificate at the Royal Academy of Music in London. In addition to this, Konnie has also completed a Jazz teaching course which was also ceritified by the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music.”

Konnie and Prince Charles

Here is a photograph of me with Prince Charles taken in July 2005 at the Royal Academy of Music in London. He is handing me my Certificate of Teaching for teaching the piano awarded by the Royal Associated Bord of the Royal School of Music. I have also completed a Jazz teaching course intended for teachers of music by the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music.