Victoria has taught in prep schools around the country for over 15 years as a Maths, Science and Music teacher. Her main instrument is the little-known flugelhorn although you will often find her with a trumpet or cornet in hand! 


She was first involved in Music at Heart as a parent for 6 years, before joining the teaching team.  Victoria is also a Brass teacher for children and adults.

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Victoria Clark

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Karen is a qualified teacher of oboe, Suzuki Method recorder, and Suzuki Early Childhood Education.  She teaches her own lessons and classes in Northumberland, as well as teaching with Music at Heart every Wednesday.  

Karen previously performed with many professional orchestras as a historical oboist, having an MMus in Oboe Performance from the Guildhall School of Music & Drama, as well as an MA in Early Music from the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis in Switzerland. 


Karen Gibbard


Lucy taught Music in secondary schools before becoming a PGCE lecturer.  Since then she has become an accomplished parenting blogger and writer, having recently won Runner Up in the Premier Digital Awards.  Lucy is very active in her children's school and the local community as well as teaching with Music at Heart. 


Lucy Rycroft

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