Jackie Kendle - Percussion Tutor

A graduate of the Royal College of Music, Jackie has over 30 years experience of teaching pupils at all levels. She was Percussion Team Leader at Surrey Arts from 2005-2016 and prior to that taught at the RCM Junior Department where her pupils were successful in auditioning for the National Youth Orchestra and the BBC Young Musician competition. Many of her pupils have continued their studies at UK conservatories and have successful performing careers in London and around the UK.

Early in her career Jackie held positions as principal timpanist with the Royal Ballet Touring Orchestra (now the Birmingham Royal Ballet) and with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales. She has performed as a freelance musician with many of the UK's leading orchestras and continues to enjoy performing whenever and wherever possible!













The Nottingham Youth Orchestra