Improvisation lessons for all Instruments - Professional Musician & Teacher
I'm offering lessons for anyone interested in learning how to improvise, regardless of the instrument you play or the style you would like to improvise in. Even if you have no or little theory knowledge yet, I have a way of getting you started with improvisation and then teaching you everything theoretical you need to know. Topics might include: - Improvising based on the melody of a song or simple motives - Common song forms for improvisation - Theory: Harmony, Rhythm, Ear Training - Jazz specific: Bebop and Modern language - Listening to and understanding solos of great improvisers
Guitar lessons for beginners and advanced players in electric, acoustic or classical styles.
Guitar lessons for beginners and advanced players in electric, acoustic or classical styles. Lessons are tailored to meet the experience and interests of the student. I can also teach music theory, ear training, improvisation and composing techniques if requested. I'm a professional guitar teacher (BA) and film composer (MA).
Bass and Double Bass Lessons! Let's play some music!
Does it happen to you too? You're listening to the music and ... You Just Can't Take your Focus Off the lower tones, the foundation of the song, The Bass. Let me tell you something: if you do that it means that ... You're already Learning! Whether you're listening to pop, rock, r'n'b, jazz, blues, you name it, the Bass is always there to work as the foundation on which the Band can build on. I can guide your curiosity through the discovery of the various bass techniques, we can work together using the music of the artists you love to walk our way in the realm of the Low Tones. Didn't you always want to meet up with those friends of yours and play those songs you all love? That amazing bass riff from Muse, that lovely song from Coldplay or super cool funky Bruno Mars. Or maybe you dream of the warm cuddly sound of the double bass, playing with the bow and feel the vibration of the Wood. Playing some Jazz, along with Miles Davis or Wayne Shorter. With almost 20 years of experience in the low tones world I can guide you in the study of electric bass and double bass. I'm an active performer and touring musician, as well as a master graduated Bass player. (Conservatory of Amsterdam) We will work together to find what best suites you. Through the music that you love we'll find the right path to discover the world of the Bass. PS: (For fearless only) I will teach also the secret art of: “Riding a bike while carrying your bass without getting killed”.
Play Your Pieces Together with a Professional Concert Violinist in Real Time
Play your favorite pieces in real time together with a professional concert violinist to better understand and grasp the delicate nuances of violin performance. Be it online or in person. Group session is also possible. This session is only for those who are already able to play the instrument and able to play basically any piece from beginner to advanced.
Singing lessons, songwriting, tailor-made music theory. One step closer to your dream!
Singing lessons, songwriting, music theory, stage performance... together with Julia you will see what suits you best and how you can get one step closer to your dream. Hobby or professional, in both cases she is ready to support you in your personal process. Julia studied Jazz for 2 years at the Conservatory of Amsterdam. She is currently in the third year of the Pop Department of the Conservatory in Amsterdam. She is a songwriting teacher at Dutch Music Academy and has several years of experience as a singing coach. In her career as a recording artist, she has released multiple EPs under the duo 'Micah & Julia' and traveled to Nashville to collaborate with Grammy Winning Songwriter, Femke Weidema, before joining her label, LV Music. In her younger years she studied violin at the Young Talent class in Amsterdam. She is broadly oriented in classical, jazz and pop. Motivated to get one step closer to your dream? Feel free to message me and let's get to know you!
Classical/Baroque/Improvisation Flute Lessons for beginners up to advanced
If you're interested in learning the flute and/ or gaining a new understanding of music through harmony, this lesson will provide that for you. If you choose to, we'll cover technique, improvisation, reading music, tone control and expression. We'll also go over the fundamentals of harmony to give you the tools that will help with any other instrument. Your listening skills will also be developed. All up to you, of course, we'll only go as far as you wish.
Clarinet lessons in Amsterdam for children and adults
Hello ! I'm Manon, I am currently studying at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam and I give clarinet lessons for all ages and levels. I will adapt my teaching to your needs, we will determine together what suits you best in terms of length / frequency of the lessons, repertoire played, material needed ... The lessons will be in English or in French. If you are an adult and you want to improve your French conversation, you can do it while learning clarinet with me! It can be a motivating way to improve two different skills!
Learn how to play the Viola/Violin and how to develop your musical skills!
I'm a 24 years old Portuguese violist currently living in Amsterdam. I have studied at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam with Nobuko Imai and Francien Schatborn for 6 years from 2014 till 2020. As a freelancer I work with numerous orchestras such as: Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra and Netherlands Chamber Orchestra, Radio Filharmonisch Orkest and Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. I'm also an active chamber music player, amongst others as a member of the Rotterdam Chamber Music Society. In addition to my private teaching experience, I have also done a teaching internship at the Muziekschool in Amstelveen during my studies, which gave me a lot of experience working with all levels of playing. In my lessons I always go first for the student's aim, what suits him/her the best and always serving the music. And of course having fun and pleasure in music making!
Voice Lessons Tailored to Each Individual Student!
Voice lessons are an amazing way to strengthen your voice and broaden your range. Lessons are offered for all types of musical styles including jazz, classical, and pop. In these lessons we will cover vocal technique, song performance, leading a band, sight reading, music theory, and other aspects of performing and singing. Taught in English by a Native English speaker the student with receive English diction lessons along with singing. The basic technique is guaranteed, but the teacher will work with the student on the specific goals and topics the students want to focus on.
Trumpet Lessons for all ages & stages, in classical & jazz and more!
Hi! I'm a professional trumpet player from Australia now based in Amsterdam. I've spent the past 10 years freelancing with some of Australia's best orchestras (Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra Victoria, Darwin Symphony Orchestra & Sydney Symphony Orchestra to name a few..), as well as recording sessions for pop/rock artists, film scores and music theatre. I've enjoyed diversifying my career by teaching in Australian schools, and now since I've moved I'm looking to help you with your goals now I'm here in Holland. I've taught students of all ages in classical, jazz, pop approaches to trumpet. My lessons are catered to your interests and your personal development. If you're an absolute beginner, no worries! We'll get you from making fart sounds to fun melodies soon enough. If you're a bit more experienced and wanting to improve your technique, you've come to the right place! I was lucky enough to be taught by some excellent heavyweight pedagogues in the scene, including David Elton (principal trumpet of London Symphony Orchestra and Sydney Symphony Orchestra), and Tristam Williams (international soloist). I've taken masterclasses with Wycliffe Gordon, Adam Rapa, James Morrison, Wayne Bergeron, Phillip Smith to name a few. I've got so much to share with you from those incredible teachers! And I've also formulated my own pedagogy along the way that I really believe in.
Private Flute Lessons (from Beginners to Advanced)
Are you a beginner on the flute and do you want to learn how to get that beautiful flute sound out of your instrument? Or do you have a lot of experience and you want to take your playing to a higher level and be able to make music in your orchestra or ensemble more easily? Looking for a professional, enthusiastic and motivating flute teacher in Amsterdam? That's me! My name is Konstantinos and I am a flutist and flute teacher in Amsterdam and I enjoy giving flute lessons to beginners and advanced students. Children, young people, and adults; everyone is welcome! As a flute teacher, I have several years of experience and teaching is one of my passions. Whether you are an accomplished musician or a beginner, I can help you play the piece that you like at your own pace and achieve your goals. My teaching style pays attention to a good posture, breathing technique, tone development (legato, staccato, dynamics), musicality, interpretation and of course personal attention and cozy atmosphere. Flute Lessons Beginners Together we prepare an individual program that meets your needs and wishes. During the lessons we go for a relaxed good posture, you’ll learn a good breathing technique to play with beautiful sounds. After, we'll begin by learning to repeat melodies, playing them by ear and by copying rhythmic patterns to develop a sense of rhythm and musicality. Along the way you learn to read music notes and simple music theory, so you can quickly play fun songs from sheet music! How to find an Instrument? I gladly help you find a good and affordable flute. Either rent or buy. Flute Duets During the lessons, we will also play flute duets. This is always a lot of fun, and this way we’ll prepare you for playing together with other instrumentalists. The coolest thing there is! Advanced A typical lesson may consist of working through scales, etudes, and repertoire. Incorporating the development of technique, breathing, articulation, embouchure development. I have extensive experience as a performing musician and I am happy to help you with a solo repertoire in various styles and of course orchestral and chamber music parts. Learn to play legato, staccato, from pianissimo to fortissimo with a bright and warm sound, music comprehension, rhythm study, and overall musicianship.
Singing lesson: explore your musicality through voice. All levels and ages.
I am a Voice Master student in Conservatorium van Amsterdam. I also studied recorder in the same conservatory. My lessons are about exploring music you like (pop, jazz, rock, opera…) or learn how to use your voice at work with a focus on musicality and technique. Vocal technique Reading&music theory Improvising Emotional sound
Violin and viola lessons for all levels and ages -
Making music is incredible. You can have fun, express your feelings, develop your brain, share nice moments playing, meet new people and other countless benefits... Violin and viola are beautiful string instruments that can be challenging but also very fun to learn and you do need a good teacher to help you with that! Besides being a professional viola player, I am also studying teaching and music education, in order to become a better teacher and adequate my approach according to the individual needs of each student. I have lots of experience teaching children and adults in my country and in teaching children here in the Netherlands! I will also give you all the support to find the right instrument for yourself!
Learn how to develop your voice and expressiveness to sing your favorite songs at your best!
Engage in developing your voice, musicality, expressiveness and eartraining skills with fun and creative musical activities! I am an experienced teacher who loves to convey the passion for music making and to help students reach their goals while enjoying the process of artistic development.
Piano Lessons by a Concert Pianist in English, Russian and Turkish for All ages
Hello, dear music lovers! I am a concert pianist, chamber musician and piano teacher. I recently finished my master studies in Conservatory of Amsterdam and previously did my bachelor studies in Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory. I have experience with children and adults for many years. Besides that I can help you with music theory.