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Jazz/Pop/Classical Piano/Music lessons for all ages

Hi, I'm Federica, I am Italian and I am a jazz piano player and singer, I studied at the Royal Conservatory of the Hague. I'm doing my Master at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam. I give piano jazz/pop/classical piano lessons but my main goal is to try to give to the student a general underestanding of the music in order to approach every style and to have fun with music! I really love to work with children, I like to teach them good values like patience, selfe-confidence, trust, communication, collaboration, all through the music. That's what I learn every day by studying music and that's what I would like to transfer to my students. I've been told that If you have music in your life, you can't be a bad person. I believe in it.
I offer live and online lessons:
Piano
Vocals
Ear Training
Technique
Improvisation
Repertoire
Music Theory

Location

At teacher's location: 1012 DC Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Skills:
Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
30 minutes
45 minutes
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English, Italian

About Me

Federica was born in Bari, Italy. She started her musical studies as a singer at the age of 12, playing the piano as a secondary instrument. At 17 she deepened her jazz piano studies privately, attending lessons with Vito Di Modugno, piano teacher but also one of the best Hammond-organ players in the world. From September 2015 she studied jazz piano at the Royal Conservatory of the Hague.
At the moment Federica is attending a Master's degree.

Education

Scientific secondary school in Italy
Private vocal and piano lessons since 2011.
Bachelor degree at the Royal Conservatory of The Hague.
Master's degree since 2020.

Experience / Qualifications

Performer since 2015, music teacher since 2017.

Reviews (2)

Great teacher! A holistic approach with lessons covering everything from the music theory, through the technique and up to the practice and exercise. I've started taking those lessons with little self-thought experience and just after few of them I can already see a big improvement in the way I play as well as in my understanding of the instrument itself. Very much recommended!
Federica immediately spotted my weak sides at playing piano and she knew what I can do to improve. I am happy with the lesson I had. After a couple of days I was already playing much better and with a goal in mind. Looking forward to the next lesson.

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  • Instructor since October 2020
  • 4 repeat students
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