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Guitar and Piano Classes for Entry levels, Beginners, and Intermediates

I teach Entry level, Beginner, and Intermediate Piano and Guitar lessons. I focus on different styles, techniques, and rhythms, with a broad base of musical genre.

These classes are designed for aspiring musicians with some musical background and also those with little or none. The aim of each lesson is to keep the student at the peak of each of their abilities by giving both challenging new pieces and reinforcing and expanding their own knowledge.

I also put some emphasis on incorporating students' own personal musical tastes and styles to bring their own intrinsic passion to the music they enjoy.

Extra information

All instruments are available at the teacher's location, but you can bring your own instrument as well.
Please take any practice materials with you.

Location

At teacher's location: Drogheda, County Louth, Ireland
At teacher's location: Luiitpold, Spandau, Berlin, Germany
Online via webcam

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General info

Skills:
Guitar:
Acoustic, Blues, Electric, Folk, Funk, Indie & alternative, Jazz, Pop, Rock, Song & varieties
Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Duration:
45 minutes
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English, German

About Me

Music is my passion and I love being able to teach young musicians that share this passion.

My teaching style is relaxed and informal. I like building trust and rapport with my students and creating a good atmosphere for learning.

Education

B.Sc. in Industrial and Environmental Physics

TEFL Advanced Qualification Certificate
TEFL Institute of Ireland

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Applied Science - Laboratory Techniques

Graduated from St.Mary's Diocesan School
Beamore Road, Drogheda
Leaving Certificate (2013)

Experience / Qualifications

March 2020 - Present

Piano and Guitar Teacher


September - December 2020

English Teacher at the Excellence Center in Europe


TEFL Certified March 2020

Reviews (1)

Excellent and very patient. Cant be easy to teach a musical instrument over zoom but he did and my daughter really enjoyed it.
Experienced TEFL Certified English teacher with previous experience teaching at the Excellence Center in Europe. I teach conversational, business, and academic English. All my classes are taught according to the level of each student. The classes are mainly based on the practical use of English to enable students to learn as quickly and as effectively as possible. I place a strong focus on pronunciation and grammar, but also widening students' vocabulary. Students can learn how to use the language in everyday situations in life as well as Interviews, Business meetings, and Higher Education.

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  • Instructor since March 2020
  • 1 repeat student
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