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About Me - Wayne Gorner MusB (Hons) PGCE

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 both from the Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM).

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.

More recently in 2014 Wayne went back to University to continue his professional development on a two-year course in teacher-training and in 2016 he graduated with his PGCE from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN) with a grade 1 (Outstanding) and is now further qualified to teach in schools, colleges and universities.  

He maintains an established and busy teaching practice of over 20 years and regularly plays the piano for weddings and other special occasions.
Educated at Cansfield High School, Wayne has a Bachelor of Music Degree with Honours from Manchester University and a PGCE grade 1 (Outstanding) from the University of Central Lancashire.

Wayne is a member of the Incorporated Society of Musicians (ISM) and has full public liability insurance and also has an Enhanced DBS (formerly CRB) certificate to work with children and young people.

To make a booking for a piano lesson please do not hesitate to call me on the numbers below, or use the online booking form opposite:

01942 519 559
07749 485 467

From Beginners to Advanced We Have It Covered!

It doesn’t matter if you have never played piano before. I can teach you the very basics right up to the highest standards of piano playing. All you need is the enthusiasm to play well and we can work together to perfect you piano playing skills.




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