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A wonderful learning journey on the piano awaits! 

Former Resident Pianist of the Swallow Hotel Dundee, Wigmore's Bistro and Bar Epernay, Birmingham's Premier Champagne and Piano Bar

About Iain

Iain is a tutor who offers patient, steady, thorough and methodical musical guidance to all his students. His student pass rate is 100% with 20 years of tutoring experience.

Iain is a past winner of the -


  • Evelyn Forbes Ruark Memorial Scholarship for Solo Piano Performance

  • Dr. and Mrs. William Christie Piano Trio Rosebowl

  • Miss K.H. McLauchlan Cup for Piano Performance

He is the former Resident Pianist of the Swallow Hotel Dundee, a job he started age 16, Wigmore's Wine Bar and Bistro in the famous seaside town of Broughty Ferry and Bar Epernay Champagne Piano Bar in the Mailbox Birmingham, home of BBC Birmingham. He has also on occasion played at the five star Old Course Hotel in St. Andrews and on many country estates.



Iain has performed for national and international clientele, corporate functions and events, charity banquets, exhibitions and trade shows, as well as touring sports teams. He performed for chefs including celebrity TV chef Brian Turner.

As Resident Pianist at Bar Epernay, he
 took part in a live broadcast of BBC One's Working Lunch during regional hospitality sector coverage of the Chancellor's Pre-Budget Report, presented from the Mailbox by Adrian Chiles.

He was taught by Maureen Rutherford, Pauline Robertson and Kathleen Renilson.

Iain holds a BMus(Hons) Composition from Royal Birmingham Conservatoire and a PGDip Composition from the Royal Northern College of Music.

In 2015, he was proudly conferred with Honorary Membership of Birmingham Conservatoire for services to music. 

Iain is a member of the Incorporated Society of Musicians.

30 minute lesson + half price first lesson (£9.00)

First lesson half price (£9.00) then £18.00 per lesson after that. 30 mins tuition with Iain + .pdf notes. 

45 minute lesson + half price first lesson (£13.50)

First lesson half price (£13.50) then £27.00 per lesson after that. 45 mins taught with Iain + .pdf notes. 

12-week lesson term saver - save £16

A term of 12 x 30 min lessons for  £200 paid upfront with tutor Iain Masson + .pdf notes. Save £16.

“It’s nice to see my daughter enjoying it so much and for her to just go and play the piano for fun without me asking her to do it!”  - parent


Book your half price first lesson with Mr. Iain Masson BMusHonsBCU PGDipRNCM HonRBC MISM today!


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