Mark Putka

Instruments Taught

  • Piano (Grades 1 – 8+)
  • Keyboard (Grade 1 – 8+)
  • Theory (Grades 1 – 8+)


  • Licentiate Diploma (Piano)
  • PGCE Training


  • 20+ years teaching experience


Mark graduated from the London College of Music – GLCM, where he also gained his Licentiate diploma – LLCM (piano). After college Mark was employed at the Northampton Music School, teaching piano and music theory. Later, he decided to undertake a PGCE at the University of Reading and subsequently became a class music teacher in Berkshire. More recently he undertook training with the Yamaha Music School (keyboard). For the past several years he has been with Hickies Music School, teaching piano, keyboard and music theory. Mark now has over 20 years experience and is a dedicated teacher, with a proven track record of exam successes with a wide age range of students.