Chris Hill

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2014 Archive

December 2014 – Well done to all of my students who got passes and above in their ABRSM exams. Some lovely comments and fantastic scores.

December 2014 – Congratulations to Theo who got his full music scholarship for Reigate Grammar. Two beautifully played pieces, so well done with all the final touches and polish applied.

December 2014 – Good luck to all of my students who have their ABRSM Piano exams this month.

December 2014 – Looking forward to all of my Christmas gigs. NYE should be fun at Epsom Race Course with my Disco band too.

November 2014 – Thank you to everyone who came to play at the student concert on Sunday. 140 people turned up in total. I thought it was a really magnificent afternoon and I was so touched to see so many people there and to hear such lovely comments about the music and the event in general. I can’t wait to hold another one next year.

November 2014 – Thanks to Carly for her lovely comments. It was a lovely ceremony. Got a gig almost every weekend now for the rest of 2014. Looking forward to all of them.

October 2014 – Looking forward to my holiday in Sicily followed by gigs with the band at The Grey Lady in Tunbridge Wells on October 25th and a solo performance at Hartsfield Manor in Betchworth on the 26th.

September 2014 – Many thanks to Derrick, Helen and Laura. It was a pleasure to play at your weddings. Glad the weather held out for all of you too. Have a great honeymoon and start to married life.

August 2014 – A very busy month indeed. It has been a great experience being the sound technician for the disco band Beyond the Groove. Two brilliant weddings at the Barbican in London and I hope you all had a good night.

July 2014 – Well done to my latest students who achieved a pass or higher in their ABRSM exams this summer. Some really nice comments from the examiner so congratulations. We can do a more fun piece now if you like!

June 2014 – Thanks to Emma, Lisa, Sophie and Bella for asking me to play at your wedding this month. You all looked great and I really enjoyed it. Have a great start to married life.

May 2014 – I am now teaching seven days a week. The waiting list was so long, I have decided to open up Sunday afternoons.

April 2014 – Another great gig with the band ‘Beyond the Groove’ at Lingfield Race Track. Looking forward to the next one in the Summer.

March 2014 – Plenty of wedding enquiries coming in for this summer, 2015 and even a few for 2016. Thanks so much to Tina who sent me a wonderful thank you card.

February 2014 – Well done to my seven students who all passed their ABRSM Piano Grades.

January 2014 – 2013 was a superb year. My teaching schedule is now almost full with over 40 students young and old. All doing superbly well, and now entering a very busy period for exams. Will have students entering their ABRSM Piano Grades 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 in Spring. Get in touch soon if you would like one of the last five or so spaces.

2013 Archive

December 2013 – A busy month ahead. Four weddings, two parties and two gigs with the band.

November 2013 – A new page for the band. Video to follow soon. Check it out. http://members.lastminutemusicians.com/beyond_the_groove.html

1st July 2013 – A great new line up for the band has been confirmed. New recordings on the ‘Have a listen’ page.

29th May 2013 – A busy summer ahead. Solo gigs, band gigs, six new piano students and some home recording on the to do list.

27th March 2013 – Two new weddings booked. Fantastic. If you know someone who is getting married soon and they need a piano player, then look no further.

March 2013 – Another new student joins the ranks. A boy who is very talented indeed. Has plans to play the piano for a school show in the summer.

2012 Archive

17th December 2012 – A new track has been added to the have a listen page. Please check it out. New CD currently being produced.

6th December 2012 – A fantastic gig at the Roe Deer in Reigate last week. Even sang a few numbers. The trio has some new material so keep an eye out for our gigs.

1st October 2012 – Fantastic gig with Studio 54 in Tunbridge Wells on Saturday night, Studio 54 new cd available to buy, three new solo gigs for October have just rolled in and the Jazz Trios new CD is now being finished off. Phew! Great to busy though. Will post new tracks on the website soon. Have a listen.

29th August 2012 – Another wedding enquiry for next summer. Do you know anyone who is getting married?

26th August 2012 – Studio 54 announce two new gigs! The Grey Lady in Tunbridge Wells have asked us back on the 29th September and the Reigate Bridge House have invited us to play on the 5th October.

13th August 2012 – A new student joins the ranks today. Have you always wanted to learn the piano?

5th August 2012 – Another wedding booking has come in. If you are getting married or know someone who is, in or around Surrey, give me a call!

18th June 2012 –┬áThe new Jazz duo has their first couple of gigs. Next Thursday night at the Roe Deer in Reigate and the following Saturday at Chilston Park in Maidstone, Kent.

June 2012 – New jazz duo has been formed with a local singer. Standards and swing are all covered. Cole Porter, Gershwin, Irving Berlin and many more. Get in touch if you would like to book us.

June 2012 – Studio 54 and I have our first gig on Saturday 2nd of June. Playing Portsmouth Vintage Festival backing new up and coming singer Abigail Scott. Should be 3000 people there, and will also be live on the radio. Wish us luck!

May 2012 – Wedding fayre at Hartsfield Manor. Sunday the 27th of May. Come and see Chris play live. http://www.deverevenues.co.uk/locations/hartsfield-manor.html

April 2012 – New teaching studio in Reigate opening soon. Piano and keyboard tuition. All ages and standards welcome.

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