Dr Downing Music - Authors.

Gloria Bakhshayesh

Gloria BakhshayeshGloria is a graduate of the Northern School of Music in Manchester, now the RNCM and the University of London.

A student of Kató Havas since 1977, Gloria developed her skills as a teacher with the Stockport Education Authority for nearly twenty years. Working with the New Approach of Kató Havas, Gloria specialised in the prevention of tension and anxiety in children learning the violin. During the 1990s she received training in Kodaly musicianship in England and Hungary.

Dancing Bows, her first book was first published in 1985 followed by Ringing Strings in 1991. We are delighted to be appointed publishers of Dancing Bows and the Worldwide Distributors of Gloria's remarkable books.

Now teaching privately, Gloria is the personal representative of Kató Havas in Europe and the Administrator of the European branch of KHANA, the international 'Kató Havas Association for the New Approach'


Dancing Bows and Ringing Strings