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Wayne Gorner

Wayne Gorner is a professional pianist, teacher and composer based in Ashton – in – Makerfield. A former Director of music for St. Joseph’s Players (Leigh). Wayne studied piano under various teachers including Stephen Reynolds and Havilland Willshire from the Royal Northern College of Music.

He later went on to study his music degree at Manchester University where he specialised in Piano Performance, History, Notation, Music Analysis, Editing and Composition.

He now maintains an established and busy teaching practice of over 20 years and regularly plays the piano for weddings and other special occasions.

In April 2008 he acted as Musical Director for a Variety Show staged at the Theatre Royal, St. Helens, performed by local scout and girl guide organisations.

Wayne is a member of the ISM (Incorporated Society of Musicians) and has full public liability insurance.

Wayne also composes music for special occasions on request, and has also composed music for a film project called ‘Echoes’; filmed and directed by the crew at NagnagProductions, it took 4 years to complete, and it has just recently had its premier at Leigh CineView.

Educated at Cansfield High School, Wayne has a Bachelor of Music Degree with Honors from Manchester University.

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Testimonials

I would like to say a BIG thank you for helping me learn to play 'Wherever You Will Go', I had been trying to self teach myself but without your expertise I woud never have made the grade! Thank you Wayne.

Kate P

I’ve learnt so much since starting my lessons with you and can’t thank you enough. You’re a brilliant teacher, Thank you Wayne

L Bebbington

It’s great to find a piano teacher who is into the same music as me, can’t wait to start learning Viva la vida! See you next week.

J Porter

Hi Wayne, Can we just say a big thank you for playing at our wedding, your music was perfect and really helped to make our day even more perfect and special, lots of people said how lovely your playing was and we will definitely recommend you to friends and family. Thanks and Best Wishes,

Helen and Charles Boon

To Wayne, Thank you for playing an important part in making our wedding day perfect, your skills as a musician are awesome, everybody loved your piano playing.

from Kieran & Jayne

To Wayne, Thank you for being part of our wedding day on the 27th December 2018. Everybody loved the music and it gave our wedding a special extra touch. We had a perfect day

Love Natalie & David Braddock

To Wayne, We would like to thank you so much for helping to make our day special. Every guest commented on how wonderful you played. Thank you again.

Love Lisa & Paul Winstanley

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