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Celine Gaurier-Joubert

About Celine Gaurier-Joubert

Celine Gaurier-Joubert is the founder and director of S & C, The British Music Academy and The London Piano Institute. Thanks to her outstanding knowledge and experience, she is a reference in terms of music education for adults. If you are interested in enrolling at S & C, please contact her directly at

Playing the piano will increase your listening skills


Playing the piano is surely a fantastic way to develop your listening skills, as listening to the sound you produce when striking a key, and making sure that each note is played in the right manner within the musical context, is as important as playing. Listening is key to all effective communication, and it is an essential skill to develop in order to become truly successful in your professional and personal life. It is so important that many employers provide listening skills training for their employees! Don’t you think that it would be more enjoyable to develop this ability while learning [...]

Playing the piano will increase your listening skills2019-08-12T21:18:24+01:00

Playing the piano will help you improve your memory


Playing the piano will surely help you improve your memory immensely as this part of your brain will be activated as often as you play. You will be developing four sorts of memory at the same time: visual memory, digital memory, aural memory and mental memory. I do not believe that many activities offer such an opportunity! I have always given great importance to this part of piano playing as I have constantly been worried about forgetting the notes when being on stage. I think that there is nothing more embarrassing! Playing a technical passage not accurately is terrible, not putting [...]

Playing the piano will help you improve your memory2019-08-16T18:00:07+01:00

Playing the piano is a wonderful way to express your hidden feelings and emotions


Playing the piano is an exceptional channel for you to express feelings and emotions that could be embarrassing or difficult to express in the ‘real-life’. I will not teach you anything new by saying that, as an adult, you must behave in a certain way, depending on the circumstances, even if your feelings or thoughts are totally different from the mask you are required to put on. If you take time to think about this concept, I am sure that you will find several situations when you would like to do or say something, but you are unable to express yourself [...]

Playing the piano is a wonderful way to express your hidden feelings and emotions2019-08-16T18:05:57+01:00

Don’t know how to read music?


Don’t know how to read music? "I really want to play the piano, but I can't read music". This is a question asked by multiple people interested in playing the piano many a time. Well, lucky for you, if you ask the same question, it really is OK. Who in the world expects you to know? Music is like a foreign language and nobody has a clue how to say anything in French until they learn French. If you were to open a Spanish textbook for the first time you would not be a fluent speaker until you learnt [...]

Don’t know how to read music?2019-08-16T18:44:23+01:00

How to choose the right piano instructor as an adult piano learner in Dubai


A few reasons why it is essential to learn how to play the piano with a brilliant piano instructor Choosing the right piano instructor is key to an enjoyable and rewarding piano education. On the contrary, studying with a poorly trained and inexperienced teacher is extremely detrimental to your future piano playing. It is essential to learn the right techniques from day one and therefore benefit from the precious guidance of an expert piano instructor. Throughout my career as a master pianist, I have met a countless amount of pupils who shared their previous experience and I have heard unbelievable [...]

How to choose the right piano instructor as an adult piano learner in Dubai2019-08-26T22:19:55+01:00

Starting your piano education as an adult in Dubai


Start your piano journey in Dubai - learn why YOU can learn to play piano as an older learner and start today! [vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="5135" img_size="full"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] You can now learn how to play the piano as an adult thanks to S & C S & C welcomes all adults from absolute beginners without any prior musical knowledge. Do not worry if you cannot read music as it is not a requirement to join our piano courses. It will be a part of your piano education. If you do not have a piano yet, your instructor will be delighted to recommend the most [...]

Starting your piano education as an adult in Dubai2019-08-16T18:24:39+01:00


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