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Classical / jazz piano lessons and / or singing lessons at home for all levels

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Graduated from a Diploma in Musical Studies mention A + from the Jacques Thibaud Conservatory in Bordeaux (France) and a master's student in piano interpretation at the University of Montreal, I have been working as a piano teacher for four years now. I teach piano and music theory to all types of profiles, children, adolescents or adults ranging from a beginner level to an early 3rd cycle level. During my musical journey, I tried to feed my knowledge in the service of instrumental practice and pedagogy. During my lessons, we will address subjects that are essential for me such as the right position on the piano, the flexibility of the game, stress management, body relaxation and of course, interpretation. My pedagogy is based heavily on this last point so that the student can stand out musically and find his own language while respecting a correct interpretation. I work every day to find a playful side to the instrumental practice for the youngest while instilling in them the theoretical and technical bases which they will need to develop their game.

I obtained a degree in Music Studies at the Conservatoire Jacques Thibaud in Bordeaux (France) with a Mention of High Honors, I am a student in Musical Interpretation at the University of Montreal and I've also been teaching piano for the last 4 years. I teach piano and music theory to any type of profiles, from kids, teenagers to adults with level skills that can go from beginners to confirmed players. Throughout my musical path, I've tried to increase my knowledge and expand it thanks to a lot of practice and pedagogy. In my courses, we will see things that I find essential such as the good position on the piano, the flexibility of your hands, how to deal with stress, the relaxation of the body and of course, interpretation. My pedagogy is mainly based on this point to make the student musically shine, find his own musical language but with a right and harmonious interpretation. I work everyday to try to find playful ways to teach the youngest students without forgetting to teach them the technical and theoretical basis they will need to develop their skill.

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I can go to the student's studio if the trip does not exceed 20 minutes by metro. The purchase of scores used for learning will be requested.

Location

At student's location: Around Montreal, 10, Canada
Online via webcam
At teacher's location: ImpôtFait, 8415 Boulevard Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC, Canada

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General info

Age:
Preschool children (4-6 years old)
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:French, English, Spanish

About Me

I obtained a degree in Music Studies at the Conservatoire Jacques Thibaud in Bordeaux (France) with a Mention of High Honours, I am a student in Musical Interpretation at the University of Montreal and I've also been teaching piano for the last 4 years. I teach piano and music theory to any type of profiles, from kids, teenagers to adults with level skills that can go from beginners to confirmed players. Throughout my musical path, I've tried to increase my knowledge and expand it thanks to a lot of practice and pedagogy. In my courses, we will see things that I find essential such as the good position on the piano, the flexibility of your hands, how to deal with stress, the relaxation of the body and of course, interpretation. My pedagogy is mainly based on this point to make the student musically shine, find his own musical language but with a right and harmonious interpretation. I work everyday to try to find playful ways to teach the youngest students without forgetting to teach them the technical and theoretical basis they will need to develop their skill.

Education

June 2021 : DEM, Diplome d'Études Musicales with a Mention of High Honours at the Conservatoire Jacques Thibaud, Bordeaux, FRANCE.
2015-2021 : Classical piano at the Conservatoire Jacques Thibaud, Bordeaux, FRANCE
2015-2019 : Jazz singer at the Conservatoire Jacques Thibaud, Bordeaux, FRANCE.
2016 : Musical theory diploma at the Conservatoire Jacques Thibaud, Bordeaux, FRANCE.
June 2015 : Summer nternship at the Blue Lake Fine Art Camp, Michigan, États-Unis.
2013-2015 : Official musician at the jazz festival Jazz In Marciac, FRANCE.
2012-2015 : Jazz singer at the Conservatoire Henry Duparc, Tarbes, FRANCE.
2009-2015 : Classical piano at the Conservatoire Henry Duparc, Tarbes, FRANCE.

Experience / Qualifications

I teach piano and music theory for four years now to any type of profiles, from kids, teenagers to adults with level skills that can go from beginners to confirmed players.

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I learned the basics of piano with Emma. She was able to adapt her course to my musical preferences and my expectations in terms of technique, and I was able to progress very quickly. Emma knows how to find a happy medium between pushing to progress, and offering more accessible pieces to enjoy playing the piano regularly. And bonus point for his adorable cat!
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