Private course of Piano/Composition/Computer Music with AppMuse
< Learning Piano is not merely about playing the piano > Before starting to learn the piano, it’s essential to recognise that : '' What we are actually learning is "Music", but not only "Piano". '' The goal of learning any instrument is to acquire the language of music, enabling us to express ourselves and enjoy music with others. Playing the piano is for creating beautiful sounds, not really for developing finger speed or strength. That’s the function of gym. < Music is like cooking > When we cook, to make a roast beaf tender, of course it’s nice to have a tender heart, but without knowing how to control the temperature, the roast beaf won’t become tender merely by our tender heart. By only adding salt, the dish won’t be sweet. Similarly, simply playing or writing a C major triad chord won’t convey a sorrowful feeling. To create the feeling we want, no matter how much sentiment we have in our hearts, to convey it via music, it needs to be translated into the language which piano can understand, which means, how we press and lift the keys and pedals. Similarly, when we compose, it needs to be transferred into chords, notes we write. < Difference between an audience and a musician > There is a common belief that a musician can make music with sentiment or feeling. While it’s partially true, the most essential thing is knowing ‘’How’’ to create the sound that conveys the feeling we want, rather than merely knowing ‘’What’' feeling we want to convey. The understanding of the mechanism behind music is essential, as cooking, and that is the difference between an audience and a musician. As an audience, one can simply feel the music. Like a chief who knows how to create a specific flavour to convey, a musician knows how to create the sound which can convey the feeling we want. While knowing which feeling we want is great, it’s merely the first step. Your emotions are not too different from Chopin, Beethoven, Adele or Taylor Swift, otherwise they can’t resonate with you. But they know how to create the sound that conveys the feeling they want to their audience. < Course Content > I consider my course to be a form of "Music Consultation" because it contains a wide range of subjects which are essential to a professional musician. While we focus on piano playing, there are also music theory, music history, instrument construction, ergonomics for performers, analysis of composer styles, composition, arrangement, recording, MIDI, computer music, the physics of sound, and more. In avoid of confusion, let’s still call my course as "Piano Course”. < Duration > For each course, I will reserve at least 70 minutes in my schedule for you, including 60 minutes of class time and additional 10 minutes for discussion and any questions you may have. This will ensure that your courses are not rushed by the next student. This ensures that there is enough time for you to solve your piano and music problems. < Recording > I highly encourage my students to record their progress. This can provide an objective standard for comparison and help you analyze your playing precisely. In my nine years of experience teaching music, I've found many students, including those advanced, already play certain sections very well, while other sections may not be not well enough. But they still try to improving those fine sections, while not aware of those weak sections. Without an objective reference, it’s hard to distribute our effort precisely. This can lead to not only unstable performance, but also practicing without a precise goal can easily reduce enthusiasm. Recording your results and comparing them with those recordings you like on YouTube or Spotify can be an effective way to analyze your playing and set precise goals. If you have a digital piano, I can help you produce a video of your performance for each session. This can be a tangible record of your efforts and you can share it with your friends and family via YouTube or other platforms.
Professional composer with a doctorate in music gives composition and harmony lessons for all levels.
It is my passion to help composition students find their personal voice. I offer instrumental composition lessons (composition for instruments like violin, piano, trumpet, etc.) and electronic composition lessons. I also offer harmony lessons. My classes are open to all ages and all levels!
clases de lenguaje musical, teoria musical, armonia basica y intermedia.
¡Hola a todos! Soy un músico, productor musical e instructor con años de experiencia en la industria musical. Estoy aquí para compartir mi conocimiento y pasión por la producción musical y la interpretación instrumental. Como músico, he tocado en una variedad de bandas y proyectos de música, desde el rock hasta el jazz, y tengo experiencia en tocar varios instrumentos, incluyendo guitarra y teclado. Además, como productor musical, he trabajado en proyectos de grabación, mezcla y masterización de una amplia variedad de estilos musicales. Como instructor, mi enfoque es proporcionarte las herramientas y técnicas necesarias para que puedas desarrollar tus habilidades y alcanzar tus objetivos musicales. Ya sea que estés interesado en aprender producción musical, interpretación instrumental o ambas cosas, estaré aquí para guiarte y apoyarte en cada paso del camino. Mi enfoque de enseñanza es personalizado y flexible, adaptado a tus necesidades y objetivos específicos. Te brindaré una atención individualizada y te ayudaré a desarrollar una comprensión profunda y significativa de la música y la producción musical. Estoy emocionado de trabajar contigo y ayudarte a llevar tus habilidades y pasión musical al siguiente nivel. ¡No dudes en contactarme para reservar tu lugar en mis clases de producción musical e instrumental!
Master the Logic Pro x software and its basics at best
. hey! being a young musician, producer and DJ who has performed in the US, Canada, Europe and South America residing in Belgium, I would like to help you to quickly and professionally make music on your computer with Logic Pro X or Garage Band. . This course will deal with the production of music, the basics of taking voice, mixing and mastering a piece at your home
Computer music lessons, real-time environment with Max and Max for Live
I teach the 3 components of computer music: computer music, composition, and sound processing. If you are looking to get started with Computer Aided Production, you have come to the right place! Musician passionate about electronic music for a long time and teacher of didgeridoo also, I have the pedagogue spirit and I like to be able to transmit my knowledge, relaxed atmosphere and I can adapt to many different kinds of electronic music. This course is aimed at musicians and those interested in learning to compose music entirely by computer, from scratch. I established a lesson plan allowing to start from nothing and thus to go over all the important stages, from the composition to the arrangement, until the mixing and the publication of the finished pieces. Beginner level, the training includes: -Bases of Ableton Live software -Bases of music production -Mixing -Choose the right set-up -Exploitation of samples -Exploitation of VST The goal being to acquire the right basic knowledge in a few time in order to be able to be autonomous in the creation of your own projects. Travel to the student's home is possible otherwise I teach at my home and provide my studio.
How to Make and Mix Music Using Ableton Live (Intro, Standard & Suite)
Live is fast, fluid and flexible software for music creation and performance. It comes with effects, instruments, sounds and all kinds of creative features—everything you need to make any kind of music. I will teach you how to create your first song, flesh out your 4-bar loops into full songs, make new synth patches using synthesis techniques, use sampling to create music using found sound and from pre-existing music, apply industry-standard mixing and mastering techniques to make your tracks really stand out from the competition and even delve into making sound and music for video games.
Computer assisted music composition and interactive
This course is for anyone of all ages and levels who wants to learn how to use the computer to make music. It is an extremely powerful tool that makes it possible to do a lot of different things in music and which, moreover, is used more and more in our society. Whether to learn to compose music on a film (but also a play, dance or even visual arts), record, write scores, mix, compose all kinds of music (electronic or acoustic), compose for a live concert, write your own song ... I adapt the course according to what you want to do! I can also advise you on what equipment to buy if you need it. I love to pass on to others what I know so if you're interested do not hesitate to send me a message to get more information or sign up for your first class.
Violin lessons, music theory, composition on the Ableton software
I have been practicing the violin for over 20 years, I have studied classical music throughout my studies and then studied electronic music and improvisation. At the same time, I studied music theory until I obtained my diploma. I am self-taught regarding the Ableton software but I have been using it for 8 years now and know it perfectly I adapt to each desire, each request and of course at each level!
Music Composition (all levels) | Graduate of Yale University and the École Normale de Musique de Paris | Orchestration, Notation, DAWs, etc.
ABOUT THE LESSONS My lessons are for all levels and all ages. We can work on specific skills that you are interested in mastering, such as orchestration principles, harmony, notation software, Digital Audio Workstations (DAWs), and more. We will work together to design the course that is perfect for you. ABOUT ME I am an experienced music educator and have taught hundreds of lessons ranging from beginners to the graduate level. I structure my lessons around students' goals while encouraging them to keep open minds (and ears). I am a graduate of Yale University, the École Normale de Musique de Paris, the Fontainebleau Conservatory, and the Royal Carillon School of Belgium. I currently make music in Paris, where I am a 2023/24 lauréat of the Cité internationale des arts and a Mortimer Hays Traveling Fellow from Brandeis University. I was the 2021-2022 recipient of a Fulbright-Harriet Hale Woolley Award at the United States Foundation in France, and received the 2022 Rosalind Swenson Fulbright Enrichment Award. I am also a Fellow of the Belgian-American Educational Foundation. My most recent musicological article, "Overtones, Sonic and Politic: Octatonicism, Minor Thirds, and Bells," was published in Volume 71 of the scholarly journal of the Guild of Carillonneurs in North America in April 2022. Although I studied classical composition in school, I write music in many genres including classical, rock, jazz, pop, and film scores. I played the guitar and the drums in several rock and folk bands in high school. My favorite band is the Beatles. Outside of music, I enjoy making watercolor paintings of trees.
Private lessons of Computer Aided Music on Ableton Live (intermediate / advanced)
Ableton Live is the benchmark software in terms of Computer Aided Music (MAO). Used by the biggest names in the industry, both for composition and for live, it allows to adopt a fast and efficient workflow to convert all your ideas into music and that in a short time when you know the program well . Before the lesson, I always ask what are your motivations, your favorite genre of music, the music you produce as well as your career ambitions (hobby? Tours? Ghost-production?), From there I set up a Personalized course that meets your needs and allows you to take it to the next level, all using either the built-in effects of Ableton Live or third-party effects if you already have them. If you consider music production to be more than a hobby, I also give music marketing courses (branding, distribution, visuals), which will allow you to create your digital identity and know the do's & don'ts of marketing. online music to promote your music correctly (no spam, ...) Finally, I'm Jay Dunham, I've already had the chance to sign my songs on labels such as Armada Music/Klash Records (NL), Confession (US), Noir Sur Blanc (FR), Sans Merci (FR), Pinnacle Collective (US/LA), Diverge (NL), and many others, my tracks are played in festivals all over the world (Ultra Miami, Tomorrowland, ...) by renowned DJs such as Hardwell, Oliver Heldens , Borgeous, Tchami, DV&LM, ... I also had the chance to organize a tour of several dates in Japan, as well as to play Tomorrowland Winter, among others.
Computer Assisted Music Course (MAO): All Levels
Computer Assisted Music Course: All Levels. Passionate about music, want to be able to compose your own tracks, want to be able to perform on stage (live or djing) or just need material advice? Learn today's compelling IT tools to bring your musical talent to life. My name is Thomas, I am 32 years old, I compose and produce electronic music for more than 15 years. Sound engineer of the SAE (Sound of Audio Engineer) I have to my credit more than thirty outings (vinyl and digital), more than 400 dates live or dj across Europe and several productions for short feature films, pubs, documentaries etc ... In these courses, I propose to share with you my experience and my knowledge to give you accelerated, targeted and individualized training. The courses adapted to your profile take place in 1.5 hour increments in my music studio in Brussels. The first session allows us to set your goals and a personalized learning schedule.
Music Production | Music Composition | Music Theory
Having 3 years of experience in producing music. Basics of Music Production provides the basics of Cubase and how to start creating music. We'll start with how to create simple MIDI tracks for drums, synthesised sounds, and many different instruments; to producing your own track in the comfort of your own home. Along the way, we will learn the details of EQ, effect modules such as reverb, distortion, delay, and compression. There are many more plugins that will be taught during classes to help you start making music.
Guitar classical/ electric - Ableton Live. Graduate of conservatory and sound artist gives courses for all levels.
During my lessons we will find the most suitable way for you to express what you like most. We can learn either how to compose your music and how to play the music you like to listen to, playing both classic and/or electric guitar. We'll practice technique, music and repertoire on the guitar, from classical/acoustic to pop/rock/electronics or whatever you like. We'll practice both composition and improvisation. We'll also practice vocal intonation and rhythmic coordination. Then we'll have a look at the music theory and history, and above all we'll listen to a lot of good music. As you see, the teaching method is tailored on you and everything is really open. Just 2 rules: practice and have a good time! Creativity is not teachable! But everyone has his own creativity to express. Music is a good way to let your creativity coming out, especially guitar is the best and the most complete musical instrument to do it. Cheers, Leonardo
Music Composition and Music Production. Learn how to develop your ideas.
I have a master degree in music composition at the Royal Conservatoire Den Haag. I have been working in music composition for 10 year. This is a class where you are going to learn how to work with your own composition ideas as well get acquaintance to new composition tools and approach. This is open for different types of music approach: - contemporary classical music - electronic music production/Ableton (any style you want) - Music for Cinema (theory and how to do mockups with samples) -Generative Music (Using max/msp and reaktor)
Producer gives MAO, Ableton Live lessons in video or at home
Composer and producer for more than 10 years on Ableton, I propose to accompany you in your artistic journey, whether you are just starting out or already well invested! My lessons are always adapted to the needs of the student, so together we could: - Learn to compose on Ableton or other DAW (music software) - Learn the sound design adapted to the genre you want to produce - Learn to mix - Learn mastering - Continue a piece you are on, to make it take on another dimension - Make "guided" production - Talk about hardware, software and support you in your choices Classes can take place: - in Visio on Zoom (which I recommend, we are both with a sound system with which we are used, the audio quality remains unchanged and the course is recorded to see it in replay at home!) - at home, for a travel fee Do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions or special wishes!