WELCOME TO ABMUS

E-home of Peter Olsen

 

Brief Biography:

 

Born in London, formative years in South Birmingham, Studied at Newton Park, Bath.   Career, to date, based around the Surrey-Sussex border.   Relocated to Somerset 2010 to be closer to Parents in their later years and to make music!

Music:

Classically trained trumpeter and pianist, self-taught guitarist and singer.  Church musician and music leader at Parish, Deanery and Diocesan Levels.   Ecumenical work for Royal School of Church Music [Sussex Area] & National Network of Pastoral Musicians [Webmaster].   Composer and arranger.   Founder, Manager & Keyboards Player for London Soul & London Swing professional stage bands.

Teaching:

6 years Middle/Intermediate Schools [Music + Gen.Subj’s]

6 years Secondary School [Head of Expressive Arts]

13 years Junior School [Years 3-6 + ICT, Science & Music]

Coordination/Leadership Roles:

Classroom teacher, curriculum leader for Music [KS2/3/4], Drama [KS3/4], ICT [KS2], Science [KS2].

Year Group Leader & Senior Management Team

KS2-3 Transition Group

KS 1-2 Transition Group

Chairman A&B Liturgical Music Committee

Producer/Director of numerous school productions

Co-Founder & Manager of London Soul & London Swing

Breaking News - December 2010:

I’ve become a member of the Fabulous New Cheddar Cheese Band.   50’s, 60’s, 70’s and Country Music

Our next live performance is

at

The Lighthouse Pub, Highbridge Rd, B-O-S TA8 1LN

on

Sunday 2nd January, 3.30 - 6.30 pm

 
What you should know

Occupation:
Musician BA Hons Music [Bath]
Teacher PGCE [Bristol]
InCAS Trainer [CEM - Durham]

Musical Instruments
Voice [Bass-baritone]
Piano/Keyboard
Acoustic Guitar
Trumpet/Trombone

FAVOURITE SUBJECTS
Music [All kinds]
Teaching & Learning
Assessment for Learning

Location
Somerset/N.Somerset border

Personal Motto:
“Veritas te Liberabit.”

Recent projects



Claims to Fame ... some of My Former students who just kept going ...

Warren Mailley-Smith
Kevin Chipol
Kevin Jeremiah
Ciaran Jeremiah
Paul Stewarthttp://www.warrenmailley-smith.com/http://www.london-soul.com/http://www.thefeeling.com/index.phphttp://www.thefeeling.com/index.phphttp://www.thefeeling.com/index.phphttp://www.mgjs.org/classpage_detail.asp?Section=103&Ref=678http://www.london-soul.comhttp://www.cemcentre.org/incasshapeimage_2_link_0shapeimage_2_link_1shapeimage_2_link_2shapeimage_2_link_3shapeimage_2_link_4