Music Lessons

Guitar Lessons

Andy is a full time professional musician and has taught guitar at Bickley primary for 14 years. Andy studied at The London College of Music (Bmus hons) and the Guitar Institute learning various aspects of the music industry from recording through to performance. Previous Bickley students of Andy’s have also become professional musicians since leaving the school.

Andy teaches in groups or on a one to one basis. All styles of guitar can be taught including electric, classical and grades.

Outside of teaching, Andy works in many musical situations such as theatre, studio and production along with managing his party band, who perform throughout the UK and abroad for celebrities, royalty, members of parliament and television.

Contact Andy for information regarding guitar lessons at


Piano and Violin Lessons

Amanda Clare began her music lessons at Primary School and was accepted to study at the Royal Academy of Music, at 18. 

Since then, she has been performing and teaching professionally for over 25 years, as a violinist, pianist and singer, in all genres of music, from classical, jazz and soul to blues, folk and rock.

Mrs Clare has been teaching at Bickley Primary School for 13 years and is extremely committed to the school and it's pupils.  Able students are taught and prepared for ABRSM exams, in both violin and piano.

She is also licensed teacher for Bromley Youth Music Trust.

Contact Amanda for information regarding violin or piano lessons at or pop into the school office and collect an application form.