About Airton Music

Simon Watkins ALCM is a pianist, organist, singer, conductor and composer, offering the following musical services:

  • piano and musical theory tuition

  • organ playing for church services

  • rehearsal cover as conductor or keyboard accompanist

  • accompaniment for Associated Board exams

  • musical notation and transcription

  • composition, arrangement and orchestration

Attaining his Associateship of the London College of Music in 1989 aged 16, Simon has continued developing a wide portfolio of musical interests, including composition, musical direction and choral singing.  His compositions include orchestral works performed in Coventry Cathedral, and the Herbert Art Gallery and choral works sung in churches in Coventry and Birmingham.  Between 2010 and 2016 he directed the community orchestra Eclectica Coventry.  Now resident in Airton, in the Yorkshire Dales, he sings 1st Bass in Pinsuti - the Ilkley & Skipton Chamber Choir.

Get in touch to discuss availability for the services listed above.