The Lute Society: Teachers

Register of Teachers

Inclusion in this list does not imply endorsement or approval by The Lute Society.

A listing of lute teachers who are members of The Lute Society.

Lessons by Skype

The following are prepared to give lessons by Skype, to those living in remote areas. Contact details in main listing below:

  • UK: John Greye, Arngeir Hauksson, Richard Mackenzie, Andrew Maginley, Stewart McCoy, Zak Ozmo, Taro Takeuchi
  • Argentina: Isidoro Roitman
  • Australia: Rosemary Hodgson
  • France: Pascal Gallon
  • Germany: Axel Wolf
  • Italy: Michele Carreca
  • Japan: Ed Durbrow,Taro Takeuchi
  • Netherlands: David van Ooijen
  • Spain: Manuel Minguillon Nieto
  • Switzerland: Jonathan Rubin, Simon Linne
  • USA: Joe Baldassare, Timothy Burris, Catherine Liddell, Matthew Weinmann (who has a dedicated skype lutelessons website).

United Kingdom

James Akers, 46 Elmwood Drive, Epsom, Surrey KT17 2NN (07984 409005)

Jeffrey Alexander, 8 Watchester Lane, Minster, Thanet, Kent CT12 4DA (01843 822227)

Yair Avidor, 27 Hornsey Lane Gardens, London N6 5NY (077957979219)
www.lutenist.co.uk

Peter Batchelar, 24 Beaumont Park Road, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire HD4 5JS, (++44/(0)1484 326170)

John Cadman, 2 Wellington Place, Cheddington near Leighton Buzzard, Beds LU7 9AD (++44/0 1296 668339)

Steve Carpenter, 1 Admirals Walk, Coulsdon, Surrey CR5 1BR Telephone: 0752 751 5363

Hugh Cherry, 2 Anne’s Way, Chester, Cheshire CH4 7BA (++44/(0)1244 678634)
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Selina Copley, 1 Catalan Close, Stafford, ST17 4XS

Chris Dumigan, 14 Rochester Road, Davyhulme, Manchester M41 0RL (++4/0)161 747 3851)

Martin Eastwell, ‘Lanehead’, Appletree Bank, Keenley, Allendale, Northumberland NE47 9ER, (++44/(0)1434 683733)

www.lyra-sound.com

David van Edwards (teacher of lute making), see entry under makers

Gordon J.S. Ferries, 52 Candlemaker Row, Edinburgh EH1 2QE, Scotland (++44/(0)131 225 9005)

Pat Glynn, 16 Meredun Close, Hursley, Winchester, Hants, SO21 2JB (++44/(0)1962 775257)

Jessica Gordon, 80 Denbigh Street, London SW1V 2EX, (++44/(0)20 78283090)or Glasfryn, Cwmcarvan, Monmouthshire NP25 4JP (++44/(0)1600 740433)

Steve Graham, Church Farm, Thurlbear, Taunton, Somerset TA3 5BW, (++44/(0)1823 443911)

Gordon Gregory, 18 Meynell Crescent, London E9 7AS (++44/(0)20 8985 7422)

John Greye, Flat 1, 16 Park Street, Bath, Avon BA1 2TE, (++44/(0)1225 469459)

www.bathguitarstudio.com

Roxana Gundry, Waye House, Alston Cross, Ashburton, Devon TQ13 7ET (++44/0 1364 652114)

Dale Harris (guitar teacher) 82 Squires Bridge Road, Shepperton, Surrey TW17 0QA ++44/0 7941 582194

www.dale-harris.co.uk

Arngeir Hauksson, 20 Queen Street, St Albans, Herts AL3 4PJ (s)(++44/(0)7801 844387)

Geoff Haxell, 52 College Road, Ardingly, W Sussex RH17 6TY (++44/0 1444 891267)

Jacob Heringman, Carlin House 6 Frenchgate Richmond North Yorkshire DL10 4JG, +44 1748 826771

www.heringman.com also Alexander Technique lessons

Martyn Hodgson, Garth Cottage, Heyshaw, nr. Summerbridge, N. Yorks, HG3 4HD, (++44/(0)1423 780404)

Dawn Johnston, 2 Creslow Way, Stone, Aylesbury, Bucks HP17 8YW (0771 208 7412 / 01296 749048)

Anna Langley, 13 Moss Bank, Cambridge, Cambs CB4 1UR (++44/01223 424333 or 07877 314052)

lute.annalangley.eu

Simon J Lilley, 79 Mornington Road, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL1 4EF
(++44/0 1204 845784)

Michael Lowe, The Hermitage, Wooton-by-Woodstock, Oxfordshire OX20 1EQ, (++44/(0)1993 812120)

Katarzyna Milek, 3 The Old Granary Kings Yard Salisbury Street, Fordingbridge Hampshire SP6 1AB

www.katarzynamilek.co.uk

Richard MacKenzie, Brixton, London www.richardmackenzie.site50.net/1_3_Contact.html

Selina Madeley, 9 Lyric Close, Stafford, Staffordshire ST17 9GG, (++44/(0)1785 211218)

Rob & Susan MacKillop, 2 Orchard Brae Gardens West, Edinburgh EH4 2HL, Scotland

www.rmguitar.info

Andrew Maginley, 11 Langbourne Way, Claygate, Surrey KT100DZ 01372 463 747

www.andrewmaginley.com

Peter Martin,43 Woodside Road, Purley, Surrey CR8 4LQ (++44/0 8660 1644)
www.silvius.co.uk

Alex McCartney-Moore, Flat 2/1, 19 Keir Street, Glasgow G41 2NP (++44/ (0)7516 322199)

Stewart McCoy, 55 Ranelagh Grove, Wollaton, Nottingham NG8 1HR, (++44/(0)115 928 5794)

Steve Metcalfe,Golwg-y-Mynydd, Rhosfach, Clynderwen, Pembrokeshire SA66 7JR
(++44/0 1437) 532679

Zak Ozmo, Flat 2, 11/13 Parkway, London, NW1 7PG; Mobile: 07962 449 537;

www.zakozmo.com

David Parsons, 73 Osborne Road, London N13 5PU (++44/(0)7957 614357)
www.haydnlutetrio.co.uk

John Peck 22 Tenter Drive, Halesowen, West Midlands B63 3JH

www.johnpeckmusictuition.co.uk
(++44/0 121 550 6730)

Enzo Puzzovio, The Orangery, Manor House Gardens, Ancaster Avenue,
Lincoln LN2 4AY (++44/(0)1522 512753)

Gerard Roberts, 20 Killeaton Gardens, Denniochy, Belfast BT17 9HF, N. Ireland, (++44/(0)28 90613063)

Ben Salfield, Cornwall, www.bensalfield.com

Lynda Sayce, 29 Linacre Close, Didcot, Oxfordshire OX11 9RQ, (++44/(0)1235 816158)
www.theorbo.com

Ephraim Segerman, 6 Needham Avenue, Chorlton-Cum-Hardy, Manchester M21 8AA (++44/(0)161 881 8134)

www.nrinstruments.demon.co.uk

Martin Shepherd, 3 Brooklawn Drive, Didsbury, Manchester M20 3GY

www.luteshop.co.uk

Matthew Spring, 49 Pitts Road, Oxford OX3 8BA, (++44/(0)1865 761966)

Al Summers, 8A Chinns Road, Warminster, BA12 9AN (++44/0 1985 211786)

www.gandamusic.co.uk

Christopher Susans, Wavertree, 26 Burton Road, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leics LE65 2LL, (t: ++44/(0)1530 416564

Taro Takeuchi, Top floor, 11 Hollingbourne Rd. London SE24 9NB (t/f: ++44/(0)20 7274-7754 mobile:-44-(0)7960-142-888

www.crane.gr.jp/~tarolute/ (in Japanese)

Robin Thodey, 8 Quarry Heads Lane, Durham City, Durham DH1 3DY (++44/(0)191 386 0217)

Peter Trent, Marine House, 8 Station Rd, Fakenham, Norfolk NR21 0AE ++44/0 1328 829455

George Urwin, 20 Mallory Close, Ramsgate, Kent CT12 6TW (++44/(0)1843 582122,

Oskar Werninge [theorbo and baroque guitar teacher] 32 Wyllen Close, London E14HQ
(++44/(0) 7975663846)

www.oskarwerninge.yolasite.com

Mark Willcocks, 94 Cains Cross Road, Stroud, GL5 4HB
(++44/(0)1453 840074
www.markwillcocks.co.uk/

Stuart Willis, Barnes Park Road, Sunderland SR4 7PE (0191 528 3803)

Douglas Wootton, 123 Hamilton Road, London SE27 9SE (t: ++44/0 7984 114437)

Brian Wright, Hawkes Wood, Lower Treneague, Wadebridge, Cornwall PL27 7JX, (++44/(0)1208 814138)
see also
www.early-music.cz
www.modernlutesongs.com
www.modernlutemusic.com and
www.youtube.com (search for Brian Wright lutenist)

Also: Diploma course in making of early stringed musical instruments: West Dean College, West Dean, Chichester, West Sussex PO18
0QZ (++44/(0)1243 818246, f: 811343)

www.westdean.org.uk

Argentina

Isidoro Roitman, Av. Santa Fe 5150 4to 'B', 1425 Capital Federal, tel: ++54 11 47714346

Laura Maschi, Habana 3915 6to A, Buenos Aires 1419 ++54 911/15 5497 4290

Gabriel Schebor, Ayacucho 405, Vicente Lopez,
1602 Buenos Aires ++54 11 47953771


Austria

Herbert Altzinger, Kefermarkterstr. 1, 4293 Gutau (t:++43 7946 6604 /f: 6624)

Stephan Haas, Brunnachstr. 21, A-6166 Fulpmes, (++43 699 1254 5519)

Australia

Tommie Andersson, 101 Marlborough Street, Surry Hills, NSW 2010, (tel/fax: ++61 2 9319 5076)

Rosemary Hodgson, PO Box 4098 Eaglemont, 3084 Victoria, Australia phone +61 401 771 493

www.rosemaryhodgson.com

Susan King, 1/123 Forest Road, West Hobart, Tasmania, 7000, phone: ++61 432164145

www.guitarlessonshobart.com/

Brasil

Ms. Fernanda Bertinato, Rua Iperoig, 561, ap. 84, Sao Paulo SP, Brazil, 05016-000

Carin Zwilling, Rua Nilo Torres, 68 ap 41, 04650-040, Sao Paolo, SP Brazil, (t ++55 11 5524 8919, f ++55 11 5687 2315)

Alvaro Henrique, QE 21 conjunto F casa 23, Guara 2, Brasilia - DF 71050-064 Brazil (t++55 61 567 6589, or ++55 61 931 1120)

Belgium

Bart Roose, Meersenstraat 57, B-8310 Brugge Assbroek ++32/0 50 37 33 92

Bosnia Herzegovina

Hana Alivodic, Mice Todorovic 2, 71 000 Sarajevo (+38 762297304)

Canada

Sylvain Bergeron, 4058 Rue de Bordeaux, Montreal, Quebec H2K 3Z5 tel: (++1) 514 522 7356

Evan Plommer, 117 Forsyth St, Sarnia, Ontario N7T 2A8 ++1 519 383 1337

Clive Titmuss, 1338 Gregory Road, Kelowna BC, V1Z 3P2 (++1 250 769 2884)
www.earlymusicstudio.com

Magdalena Tomsinska, 128 B Northlake Dr., Waterloo, Ontario, N2V 1H6

Czech Republic
Katalin Ertsey, 549/21 Kodanka, 101 00 Vrosovice, Prague

Denmark

Per Weile Bak, Lillevang 69, DK 7190 Billund (t/f: ++45 86 19 00 92)
or

France

Claire Antonini 21 Avenue Lucie, F 93250 Villemomble,

Éric Bellocq, CNSM (www.cnsmdp.fr ), 209 avenue Jean Jaurès 75019 Paris /
11 Rue de la Billardiere, F 28230 Epernon - Tel. 01 40 40 45 45, Fax : 01 40 40 47 27
www.bellocq.info

Cuny Philippe,31 rue Louis Dubreuil, Rouen 76000.

Charles-Edouard Fantin, 40 Rue de la Voute, 74290, Veyrier-du-lac.( ++33 450 60 05 39. Fax: ++33 450 45 83 99)

Eugene Ferre, Les Borrys, F 84360 Merindol ++33/0 4 90 08 43 49

Henning Hoel, 8 Rue du Bessay, F-69800 Saint Priest (t/f: ++33/0) 4 78 21 18 04)

James Holland, 14 Rue des Rosiers, 93400 St-Ouen (t: +33/0 615870550)

www.jameshollandlute.com

Pascal Gallon, 32 Rue de Lieutenant Jefferson,
F 13120 St Remy de Provence,
(++33/ 6 70 19 00 97)

Leonardo Loredo, 21 Rue aux Perles, F 95220 Herblay(t: ++33/(0) 6 61 88 27 26 ou 1 39 78 14 63)

www.ilballo.fr

Benjamin Narvey, 29 Rue de Reuilly, F 75012 Paris t +33 (0) 1 44 27 03 44, p/m +33 (0) 6 71 79 98 98

www.luthiste.com

Jean Marie Poirier, 15 Avenue Robert Buron, F 53000 Laval (++33/0 2 43 53 17 19)

Personal website,
Ensemble website.

Laura Monica Pustilnik, 3 Avenue de la Pepiniere 5eme Esc. B, F 94120, Fontenay sous Bois (++33 6 59393816) ,

Gérard Rebours, 90 rue de la Jonquière, 75017 Paris (++33/(0) 1 42 26 39 81)
(baroque and renaissance guitars, theorbo)
www.GerardRebours.com

Martin Shepherd, Lieu-dit Montot, F 71120 Vaudebarrier (++33/0 3 85 24 73 16)

www.luteshop.co.uk

Jean-Pierre Vignes, 7 Boulvard Arago, F75013, Paris (++33/0 1 43 37 11 23)

Isabelle Villey, 15 avenue Georges Clémenceau, F 14150 OUISTREHAM, (++ (33) 06 86 30 02 59)

Germany

Magnus Andersson, Wiesbadener Str 3, D 12161 Berlin

Robert Barto, Binzener Strasse 13C, D-79539 Lörrach, (++49 7621 46802)

Thomas Bocklenberg, Hülsmannstrasse 48A, D 45355 Essen, Germany (t: ++49 201 64623771)
www.bocklenberg.com

Monika Burzik, Quirinstr. 10, D-40545 Düsseldorf 11 (++49 211 58960)

Joachim Held, Eherstorfer Dostr. 11B, D 21224 Rosengarten (tel: ++49 040 791 42118 / f: 42120)

Matthew Jones, Richard-Sorge Str. 81, D-10249 Berlin (++49/0 3041934392)

Prof Hans-Michael Koch, Flueggestrasse 8, D-30161 Hannover (t:++49 511 318503/ f: 318505)

Andrew David Maginley, Bernhard Strasse 10, 28203 Bremen (t: ++49 421 705527)

Sigrun Richter, Hubertusstrasse 32, D 61250 Usingen (++49 6081 964676 mob ++49 171 144 1047) (tel in Italy ++39 0575 772219)

Stephanie Schmitz, Nordparkweg 26, 41462 Neuss, (++49 2131 540986)

Ulrike Schrober, Talstrasse 3, D79102 Freiburg ++49 761 137 6642

Christoph Stab, Wessobrunnerstr. 9, D 82131 Gauting 004989 51306401

Dr Ulrich Sommerrock, Saazerstrasse 9, 85053 Ingolstadt, Tel/fax: (++49/(0) 841 62663)

Johannes Vogt, Hasenhein 8A, D-69221, Dossenheim, (++49 6221 860444)

Axel Wolf, Ferdinand-Wallbrecht-Strasse 32, D-30163 Hannover (t: ++49 511 627122/ f: 511 390 88889)

www.laute.net

Italy

Tiziano Bagnati Cannaregio 1759, 30121 Venezia (++39 349 1717988)

Paul Beier, Vicolo ai Ronchi 12/B, 23022 Chiavenna (SO), (++39 343 36279)

lute.paulbeier.com

Michele Carreca, Roma, (+39 333 5846301)

Franco Pavan, Via Lovanio 10, I-20121 Milano (++39026572319)

Sigrun Richter, Monterone 6 (Centro Storico), I-52038 Monterone, Sestino (AR) (++39 0575 772219 mob: ++39 338 119 8350)

Francesca Torelli Via Assalini 33, I-42123 Reggio Emilia
lute teacher at Milano Conservatorio,

www.francescatorelli.com

Japan

Ed Durbrow, 324-2 Shimoakadakumi, Hanno City, Saitama Prefecture Japan 357 0126 (t/f: ++81 429 77 2148)

Netherlands

Jelma van Amersfoot, Wenslauerstraat 106, 1053 BB Amsterdam, Holland (++31 206 160078)

Fred Jacobs, Amaliastraat 16, III, 1052 GP Amsterdam (++31 20 6813 057)

Willem Mook, Klein Heiligland 64-F, 2011 EJ Haarlem, (++31 (0)23 5325683)

www.willemmook.com

David van Ooijen, Leeghwaterkade 51, 2521 DZ Den Haag, The Netherlands. (:+31.(0)70.3194080 - Mobile:+31.(0)6.22202604)

www.davidvanooijen.nl

Irene J M Thomas, Corn. Houtmanstraat 104, NL 2593 RK Den Haag

Poland

Anton Birula and Anna Kowalska, Skarbka z Gor 67B m. 5, 03287 Warsaw

www.luteduo.com

Portugal

Paulo Galvao, R. C. Joaquim Machado 68, 8600-682 Lagos (++351 282 761 855/fax: 767 305)

Helena Raposo, Rua Álvaro Lapa 14, Urbanização Cabeço do Arraial, 7005-797 Évora
(++351 964 014061)

Serbia

Darko Karajic, Suboticka 1/21, 11000 Belgrade (++38 1 11 411 923)

Spain

Ariel Abramovich, c/o Dr Seras, 13, 3◦ D, E41009 Sevilla (++34 954 908179)

Maike Burgdorf, C. de les Hortes, 13 3r, E 17001 Girona (++34 659097896 / ++49 176 2821 3607)
www.maike-burgdorf.de

Manuel Minguillon Nieto, Apartado de Correos 25, E 28690 Brunete, Madrid
(++34 616 324892 in UK: ++44/0 779 070527(s)

www.manuelminguillon.com

Jesus Sanchez, c/ Orfeo No.12, Madrid 28022, Spain, (t: ++43 91 320 91 94)

William Waters, Rambla Arnau No. 10, 6o, 2a, E-08800 Vilanova i la Geltru, Barcelona (tel: ++34 93 815 0998)

Xavier Diaz Latorre

www.xavierdiazlatorre.com

Sweden

Lans-Erik Larrson, Dobelnsgattan 95, 3TR, S 11352 Stockholm (++46 8 612 8920)

Karl Nyhlin Lilla Bantorget 3, S 11123 Sweden +46 730 225559

www.karlnyhlin.com

Torbjörn Söderquist N. Järnvägsgatan 15, 153 37 Järna e-mail: tel: 08-551 701 91, mb: 073-774 54 80

Oskar Werninge (theorbo and baroque guitar, Alby 126, S 38862 Morbylanga
www.oskarwerninge.yolasite.com

Switzerland

Sam Chapman, Austrasse 60, 4051 Basel (++ 79 530 39 91 (mobile)
(++) 61 681 33 19 (home)

Michael Craddock Stoeberstrasse 35, 4055 Basel (++41 61 302 40 79)

Peter Croton, Mittlere Str. 140, 4056 Basel,

www.peter-croton.com

Christine Gabrielle, Les Peut Pres, CH 2832 Rebeuvelier

Oliver Holzenburg, Leonhardstr. 22, CH-4051, Basel (++41 61 271 37 85/
fax: 37 75) holzenburg@swissonline.ch
www.holzenburg.com

Paul Kieffer, Schönaustrasse 45, CH 4058 Basel (++41 789649220)

Simon Linné Homburgerstr. 31, 4052 Basel (++41 789740842)

Jonathan Rubin, Simonstr. 23, CH-3012 Bern, (t/f:++41 31 301 3228)

Andreas Schlegel, Eckstr. 6, CH-5737 Menziken, (++41 62 771 47 07)

www.lutecorner.ch

Thomas Widmer, Dietlikerstrasse 60, CH-8302 Kloten, (++41 18 13 35 01)

USA

Patrick Appello, 297 Spring Street, apt 3, Red Bank, NJ 07701 tel: 973 600 0821

Ron Andrico,

www.mignarda.com

Joseph A Baldassare, 1911 N Phillippi St, Boise, Idaho 83706 1160 www.djroeb.com

Tim Burris, 222 Pownal Road, Freeport ME 04032 (++1 207 865 0520)

Michael Calvert, 808 West End Avenue, apt 908, New York, NY 10025 (++1 212 666 4887)

Donna Curry, PO Box 2553 Thompson Falls, MT 59873 (++406 827 1506)

David Dolata, Wertheim Performing Arts Center, Scholl of Music, Florida International University, WPAC 142, 10910 S.W. 17th Street, Miami FL 33199 also: 3661 Middleton Ave, Cincinatti, OH 45220-1669

Gail Gillispie, 28 E. Rose Steet, Glenwood IL 60425 (++1 708 758 3750)

Thomas E Greene, PO Box 113822, North Providence, RI 02911 (++1 401 353 1161)

Olav Chris Henriksen, 34 Newbury St., Somerville, MA 02144 (++1 617 776 8688)

Scott Horton, 8405 Bent Tree Road, Flat 3421, Astin TX 78759 (++1 512 502 2483, mobile 512 663 2199)

Catherine Lidell, 5 Chrislin Way, Natick, MA 01760 (++1 508 647 0144)

James G Lidgett, 1661 Rays Church Road, Bishop, GA 30621

Thomas Millioto, Brooklyn, New York City (t: ++1 718 783 2681)

www.ThomasMillioto.com

Christopher Morrongiello, 4 Piper Place, Old Bethpage, New York, NY 11804 (++1 516 694 5473)

Jocelyn Nelson, 2402 E . 4th St, Greenville, NC 27858 1617 (++1 252 754 8336)

Lyle Nordstrom, 10108 Ord Banks Drive SW, Cumberland MD 21502 (++1 301 338 2940)

Scott Pauley, 605 Ravencrest Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15215 (++1 412 963 9374 / fax: 9375)

Francis Perry, 386 Euclid Avenue, Manasquan, NJ 08736 (++1 732 223 9194 /fax: 9195)

John Schneiderman, 2033 Greenleaf Street, Santa Ana, CA 92706-2531, ( t+f ++1 714 288 9250)

www.johnschneiderman.com

John K Sheehan, 77 Kendall Drive, Ringwood, NJ 074561620 (++1 973 962 9655)

Elizabeth H Small, 3220 44th Street NW, Washington DC 20016(++1 202 244 4765)

Joel Spears, 310 Concord Square Gurnee, IL 60031

John Stickney, 535 NW Candletree Drive, Blue Springs, Missouri 64015 (++1 816 224 8393)

Rodney Stucky 2145 St. James Ave Cincinnati, OH 45206 USA 513-221-1896

Matthew Weinman, 291 Abbey Drive, Somerset, NJ 08873 ++1 732 564 5478

www.skypelutelessons.com

Matthew Wright, 14 Trull Street, Somverille, MA 02145 ++1 774 836 8398

Andy Rutherford, 324 Millers Corners Road East Greenbush, NY 12061 (t: ++1 518 477 2349 or 917 538 0373)

Yugoslavia

Darko Karajic, Suboticka 1/21, 11000 Belgrade, (++38 1 11 411 923)