Klay Dumas-Copas. Piano teacher and composer.




Free 30 min introductory lesson for all new enquiries.



European Piano Teachers Association listing

and other links









I teach from home on my Yamaha U30a piano. Lessons are £35 per hour.

All ages and levels are welcome. Some of my adult students started from scratch.

I teach improvisation, Playing by ear, Classical piano, Jazz piano styles from stride, to smooth jazz and funk,

technique, aural recognition, music theory and harmony. I use scorecloud to create a custom curriculum and arrangements

for each student, often based around their choice of piece.





I studied Jazz at Leeds College of Music. I worked with Roy Ayers for 5 years and was M.D. for Guitarist Martin Taylor’s Sony Jazz UK Tour.

I have played with many other artists including Jocelyn Brown.I have released 4 albums including the
1998 MOBO winning Jazz Steppers - Get Up.

I am a member of the European Piano Teachers Assoc. and passed their 1 year piano teacher course to achieve a CertPTC.
Enhanced CRB certificate.