Anita MacDonald studied piano, voice and composition at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, with Miles Coverdale, Linda Hutchison and James Macmillan, winning many prizes and performing widely as a Chamber Musician, Accompanist and repetiteur. She has made many TV radio and film appearances She moved into secondary school teaching and gained her secondary headship qualification in 2004. She now has a highly successful music studio in West London for high achieving musicians, and is also an Examiner for two National Boards and a Musical Director.
Carolyn Towner studied Music and English Literature at Glasgow University, with piano as her first study. She also played Double Bass with the University Orchestra and Regional Orchestras. After graduation she studied the piano accordion and also teaches this popular Scottish instrument, and performs widely as a member of a Ceilidh band. For the last twenty-five years she has worked for the Wigmore Hall in their Programme Production Department. She can teach from her home in Ruislip and also makes home visits to students in Pinner/Ruislip areas.
Kodai Arai-Walters studied with Anita MAcDonald at Vivace Music School, then graduated in Music from Bath Spa university, and has taught piano since 2013. He is a very capable pianist and makes home visits to students in the Pinner/Eastcote/Ruislip areas.