Tim Boniface is an experienced music teacher to adults and children, teaching from beginner level to advanced jazz improvisation. He is based in Cambridge, UK.


He teaches saxophone (alto, tenor, soprano) and jazz piano, from beginner to advanced, with experience in schools (secondary and primary), adult education, community centres, private teaching in homes and online tuition. Tim takes an individual approach with each pupil, with a focus on positivity and enjoyment as well as developing natural musicianship alongside technical skills.

Please email to enquire about lessons with Tim.

Lessons are available in person in Cambridge, and also online.  One-off/flexible sessions are also available if considered appropriate after a discussion.



From September 2022, regular term time lessons are charged at the following rate:

per 1 hour lesson =  £41.00

per 30 min lesson = £21.00

per 20 min lesson = £18.00

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"Tim is the most fantastic jazz tutor. Our son enjoys his lessons and feels everything that's covered is both relevant and inspiring. We can't praise Tim highly enough for his professionalism and passion; he is worth every penny!"

(Esther, UK; jazz piano lessons)

"Tim has a wealth of musical knowledge and a very easy-going approach to teaching. In a short time, he has helped me enormously with my sound and phrasing"

(John, UK; jazz saxophone lessons)