Lucy Rose Murphy - Teacher of Piano (South East London)
Lucy Rose Murphy completed her MA in Music Education and Performance at Trinity Laban under the pianist Sergio Simone after graduating from her BMus in classical piano there in 2016. Her time studying at Trinity Laban stimulated her passion for music further and greatly developed her skills as both a performer, accompanist and educator.
Lucy has participated in masterclasses with renowned pianists Pascal Roge and Alexander Ardakov and has performed in various festivals and competitions. She was awarded First Prize at the Ealing Music Festival in 2014, as well as gaining a Commendation at the Beethoven Sonata Festival at the ORNC in 2015. Further successes include being a finalist at the Essex Young Musician of the Year competition (2017), The French Song Competition, The AESS Competition and The English Song Competition (2018). In March 2018, her duo ‘Sirens’ with soprano Juliette Koch performed at the Debussy Festival at the ORNC as well as being invited to open Jonathan Dove’s 60th birthday concert in March 2019.
Lucy was filmed by Classic FM in 2017 and 2018 both as a soloist and with her duo ‘Sirens’ and was selected to be the repetiteur and orchestral pianist for Trinity Laban’s Summer Opera ‘The Rape of Lucretia’ by Britten which premiered in Stratford Circus in July 2018.
Lucy has extensive experience as a piano teacher after running her own private tuition classes throughout her studies. In 2018, Lucy began teaching at The Conservatoire in Blackheath delivering music theory, individual and group Early Years piano classes alongside teaching the piano the UAI, an all girls school in Ilford. Along with her experience in the field, her time studying Music and Education during her Masters degree further enhanced her teaching skillset.