Paul Antony Shaw

Manchester based Piano Teacher Paul Antony Shaw is a highly experienced and respected Tutor (25 years+) and Event Pianist, who offers Piano Lessons in Manchester in your own home. Piano lessons are also offered in the local surrounding areas, including Droylsden, Denton, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Didsbury, Uppermill, Oldham, Saddleworth and Rochdale. Paul teaches people who want to learn the Piano for pleasure, or alternatively wish to work on a syllabus for  examinations. Paul teaches many different styles including Classical, Blues, Jazz and Cocktail type Piano. As a Pianist and Piano Teacher Paul  also offers Lessons on other musical elements, including  Music Theory, Sight Reading and Aural training. In addition to these areas, Paul also help Singers who may need Piano accompaniment for an exam or audition, or simply to help with expanding a their repertoire. Paul teaches Piano to students' from the age of 7 upwards.If you have recently retired why not treat yourself to some Piano Lessons, enjoy a new hobby, and keep yourself active. 

Paul has worked as a Piano Teacher In the Manchester area for many years, this includes lecturing at The Manchester College', as a result, he is able to deliver a wide ranging and diverse repertoire, this includes compositions by: Beethoven, Chopin, Einaudi and  Yiruma, as well as piano versions of songs by Adele, David Bowie, Oasis and many more. 

Paul uses the L.C.M. Piano Syllabus, this ranges from Pre-Prep, Step 1, Step 2, Grade 1, Grade 2 upwards. Some students have also followed the A.B.R.S.M. syllabus. 


Paul specialises in home visits only and does not work from Home or business premises at present. Paul would normally only teach by the hour due to the travel involved,however  Half hour lessons are available within a 2 mile radius at a cost of £12.50.

Fees for a 1 hour lesson are £25.00 within a 8 mile radius, there is an additional 50p per mile surcharge for lessons that exceed 8 miles. 

Below are a small selection of songs I've arranged for Piano.



As a Piano Teacher Paul gives lessons in areas including: Manchester, Wigan, Didsbury, Chorlton, Heaton Norris,Cheshire, Macclesfield, Denton, Saddleworth,  Ashton-Under-Lyne,  Oldham, Rochdale, Droylsden, Tameside,  Uppermill.    

Paul is a member of the Higher Education Authority, Musicians' Union, The Performing Rights Society and M.C.P.S. He has a D.B.S. Certificate, a copy of which can be supplied on request.