Teaching & Lessons

“Art is not a nice extra – it is the umbilical cord which connects us to the Divine, it guarantees our being human.”

Nikolaus Harnoncourt

Arya is available for private lessons for all ages, levels, and budgets on:


Western Flute, Iranian Classical Ney, Solfège, Ear-Training         & Sight-Reading


Arya teaches ney, an Iranian classical reed flute, and Western classical flute to students of all ages and abilities from amateur to concert level. He specifically focuses on the sophisticated methods of Tone Production, Support-Balance Training and Pinschof’s Automatic Breathing for flute and ney players.

Arya is a presenter and motivational mentor in the subject of flute and ney pedagogy. Arya’s rich professional background in teaching aural skills has given him new pedagogical insights that have merged into his teaching methodology since 2005. His incoporates aural curricula including Solfège, Ear-Training and Sight-Reading into his instrumental teaching. This approach assists students to achieve their true potential in musical performance along with training them in self-independency and aural perception as well as improving musical knowledge and skills.