Grant-Jones Music Services
Grant-Jones Music Services
Tim and Irene Grant-Jones both studied at the Royal Academy, London, and have four sons and a daughter. Tim is an examiner for Trinity Guildhall and for Yamaha Music Foundation. Based at Kempston, Bedford, they offer a wide range of music services including singing teaching, soprano soloist, piano teaching, piano accompaniment, coaching, and music tuition.
Their son Simeon, currently studying at the London Institute of Contemporary Music, is a guitar teacher and offers guitar lessons for both adults and children.
Tim also buys, sells, moves and hires pianos.
The Grant-Jones family is heavily involved with supporting Utange Orphanage, Kenya, and Irene is also an authorised distributor for the ‘Utility Warehouse’ discount club.
Weddings, Funerals, & Other Occasions
With Irene as soprano singer and Tim as pianist/organist, Tim and Irene have a wide experience of singing and accompanying at weddings, funerals, and other services. They can provide expert advice on choice of music, live demonstrations of music to aid choice, organ and/or piano playing at service, ceremony or reception, soprano soloist at the service, ceremony or reception.
See Weddings and Funerals
Irene is a highly versatile soprano with an exceptionally large vocal range. Her singing brings the emotion right to peoples' souls.
See Soprano Soloist —and click on Listen and Watch to hear Irene singing and visit her YouTube channel.
Irene is not only an experienced singer with a great voice, but also has a unique singing teaching ability.
See Singing Teaching
Pianist / Accompanist
Tim works extensively as a piano accompanist. He is in demand as an accompanist to instrumentalists of every type, vocalists, choral societies and opera groups. He works with professionals and talented young performers as well as amateurs and musicians working towards their grade/diploma exams or performances.
See Piano Performances
Tim has spent over 30 years developing his piano teaching to beginners and advanced, young and old. Many of his pupils have gone on to study music and have a career in the music profession.
See Piano Teaching
Instrumental and Vocal coaching
Tim has played much of the string, wind, brass and vocal repertoire with numerous soloists over the years. If you need someone to play for your exam, audition, concert, recital etc., Tim can often be available for this.
Composition, GCSE Music, A-level Music Teaching
Tim has spent many years teaching in schools, not just piano but GCSE and A-level music. He is particularly interested in developing pupils' own compositions.
See Music Tuition
Tim and Irene’s son Simeon, currently studying at the London School of Contemporary Music, is a guitar teacher and offers guitar lessons for both adults and children.
See Simeon Grant-Jones
Pianos Bought, Sold, Moved, Hired
Tim is an expert in moving upright pianos, from anywhere to anywhere in UK—except up or down a flight of stairs.
He also buys and sells pianos, and has a range of pianos for sale or hire.
See Piano Moving
Tim’s publications to date: ‘Piano Plus’ and ‘Piano Plus 2’, ‘Aural Book 1’ and ‘Aural Book 2’, ‘Beethoven’s Sympathy’.
Utange Orphanage, Kenya
The Grant-Jones family is heavily involved with supporting Utange Orphanage, Kenya. For more details of their music CD ‘Handle with Care’ and Irene’s book ‘A Voice in Africa’.
See Utange Orphanage