Susie Perkins GBSM PGCE
Susie is a graduate of Birmingham conservatoire where she studied piano and bassoon. After this she gained a P.G.C.E. in secondary music teaching at Cheltenham and Gloucester College, embarking on her first position at Kenilworth School from 1996-1999. Susie has been teaching music in a variety of settings for over 20 years including Northampton Music Service and Magdalen College School, Oxford. Her husband Tim has just completed a Ph.D in composition from Birmingham Conservatoire and they are both active musicians; Susie performed Tim’s piece for bassoon and string orchestra, Bending Glass, at Oxford’s Sheldonian Theatre in 2012. Susie is also mother to active boys Zac and Olly who keep her busy when she’s not making music!