Dance, Ballet & Music Classes

La Baronnière Centre de Musique
Music teacher based at Charroux (86) offering lessons for piano, violin, saxophone, voice on a one to one basis and choral singing. Contact Karen Ingram
Robin Moore - Singing Teacher
Lessons offered to beginners and more experienced students at Genouillac (16).
Col Ranken
Guitar teacher based at Passirac, Charente (16). Offering guitar lessons in classical, contemporary, rock, blues and jazz. Contact Colin
La Guitardiere Guitar School
Classical guitar lessons offered for all levels. Lessons include theory, harmony and history. Also acoustic and song-writing taught. At Neuvy Bouin (79) near Parthenay. Contact: Peter Spence
Mr Piano Man
Piano tuner and repairer located at Eberon (16). Contact Gilbert or Alice Yarrington.
Rosemary Underwood
Piano tuition offered to all ages and levels. Preparation for the Royal Schools of Music examinations. Located near Ruffec (16).
Laura Springham, violin/viola
Music teacher and professional violinist/violist and based at Vieux Ruffec, Charente (16). Group classes available starting September 2016. Contact Laura Springham
Dance Classes
Classes held in Bressuire, 13 place de la liberation (79).
Mustang Sallys
Linedancing offered for all levels from beginner to intermediate in a studio at Secondigny (79). Classes in the morning, afternoon and evening. Contact: Sally Lanario
Cours De Danse Classique
Ballet classes offered for children from 5-16 and for adults at La Maison pour Tous, Moncoutant (79). Contact Roddie Patrizio
Nigel Atter
Electric and acoustic lead or rhythm guitar lessons offered at St Bonnet sur Gironde (17) for all levels and ages. Pop, rock blues or folk. Contact Nigel Atter.
Martin Turner
Piano lessons and vocal coaching offered near St Jean d'Angely, Charente-Maritime (17). Coaching for RSM exams also available but strictly optional. Teaching for people of all ages and abilities. Contact Martin Turner. 
Music Lessons Charente
Piano, guitar and vocal tuition offered for all levels, styles & abilities at Chasseneuil sur Bonnieure (16) Charente. Registered with ABRSM Piano RGT Guitar. Contact Steve (Guitar/vocals) or Evelyn (piano).
Violin, viola or cello lessons offered at St-Sauvant (17). Contact Katherine Senior.
Music Lessons
Piano, guitar and vocal lessons. Based near Chasseneuil sur Bonniere, Charente (16).  Lessons tailored to individual. Contact Evelyn McKeand
Ecole Departementale de Musique
Council-run music schools in the whole of the Charente(16). Most of the tutors are professional musicians.