Featured Composer 2022

Melanie Spanswick is a pianist, writer, teacher, and composer, who has authored best-selling books on many aspects of piano performance and pedagogy. Her music has been included in various festivals, competitions and examination board syllabuses worldwide, and she frequently gives lectures, master classes and workshops.

Melanie teaches the piano at Junior Guildhall School of Music and Drama and Eton College in the UK, and she is a visiting Master Teacher at the Tom Lee Academy in Hong Kong.

The performance of two pieces to be selected from No Words Necessary (Schott Music), which is for students of around Grade 3 – 7 level:

The performance of one piece to be selected from Simply Driven (Schott Music), which is for students of around Grade 8 – LRSM level: