M,T,Th,F: - 2-7.00pm

W:            - 6-9pm

Saturday: -10:00am-1.00pm

Other:      - by arrangement


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manchester piano tutor is based in east didsbury, south manchester; students come from near and far, including central Manchester, Didsbury, Heaton Moor, Bramhall, Cheadle, Gatley, Hale Barns, Timperley, Altrincham, Bowdon, Wilmslow, Macclesfield,Knutsford and even Derbyshire. 

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  Piano For Adults!

Always wanted to learn the piano? Now's your chance! 


I'm Diane Paul, owner of Manchester Piano Tutor. Am sorry to tell you that our one-to-one piano lessons have been suspended until the Coronavirus19 has gone. However, all is not lost as we are shortly to launch our lessons on the internet. If you would like to know about future developments and launch date, please fill in the form giving me your name and email details and we will keep in touch. 


We teach new, experienced and rusty pianists from age 7 upwards. If you have always wanted to learn or re-learn the piano or improve your existing skills but have never had the time to  balance this hobby with your careers, education or private lives, sign up for an introductory lesson online.  


FREE tip sheets on where to look for pianos and keyboards. What is the difference? What kind of instrument do you need? Where to get them from. Recommendations for best tuners and removers. Fill in the contact form now for your FREE copy while stocks last. 


Not sure whether to go ahead?  Book a free consultation by phone or email with Diane Paul to discuss your current learning needs and to iron out any concerns about taking lessons. 


Spend a fascinating 30 minutes in Diane Paul's online studio where she will show you:

  1. how to sit at the piano

  2. how to hold your hands when playing

  3. four different note types and their lengths

  4. five right hand notes

  5. a 5-note and an octave scale

  6. time signatures (how many beats in a bar)

  7. an assessment if you can already play and suggestions for future scales, studies and piano pieces.

  • adults - chill out after work or afternoons; children after school and in school holidays

  • lessons for beginners, established and rusty students

  • lessons available from age 7+ - no upper limits

  • open all year round - we don't follow school terms

  • learn on a Bechstein grand piano

  • 30min, 45min or 60min lessons weekly; 60min only fortnightly for advanced and exam students.

  • learn to play mindfully - focussed playing

  • students from all over Cheshire, south and central Manchester

  • examinations optional - from Grades 1 to 8 - 100% pass rate

  • gift vouchers for friends and family - always available (see Lessons page for details)

  • free welcome packs - tip sheets, contacts

  • newsletters - spasmodic but informative!

  • my privacy policy - view on request

  • I have registered private teacher status with the incorporated society of musicians (ISM)

  • and a CRB enhanced disclosure certificate

  • my teaching tree extends back to Beethoven: add your name to it if you are still learning here after 12 months!

  • practice established over 15 years

  • accompanist for singers, dancers, musicians, exam entrants, auditions, rehearsals

  • professional duettist, available for performances

  • my learning began from age 5; student at private school of music with professional pianists, including Professor Robert Gregory, former pupil of Theodor Leschetizky in Vienna

  • when we return to the studio: access to motorways, buses, trains and trams; parking available​​

  • nearby music shop

  • waiting room

  • see Reviews page for students' opinions

  • see 5 star reviews on Google

contact me NOW on the form below for a 30 minute introductory piano lesson in my studio for only £20;

buy gift vouchers;

FREE tip sheets about instruments;

or request FREE phone/email consultation 

always wanted to learn the piano?

now's your chance!