Trumpet Lessons! (Early jazz, Bebop and other styles)
Classes from beginner trumpet level to advanced technique or skill improvisations. Specialized in early jazz and bebop but can also teach other styles. Ask for availability to schedule our lesson! Lessons are in English and Spanish.
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.
Bass lessons for all levels: focus on the music you love
Bass is the best! And I want to help you uncover it's full potential. I believe the best way to learn music is to study what you love, and always work from a place of curiosity and passion. Therefore, we will always look together for ways of making the process the most enjoyable and tackle different topics through the music YOU love. The classes are tailored to each individual student: we find the best work flow for you, and adapt the lessons. If you need structure and a clear program, I can provide that; but if you prefer to keep it loose and see as we go, it's all good. All that matters if your continued motivation and progress. Among other things, we can focus on: -Basic technique on the instrument -Learning songs of your choice, with a method that will allow you to learn songs by yourself later on. -Learn about different styles: Pop, Rock, Funk, Soul, Metal, Jazz... -Develop your understanding of music through the instrument (scales, arpeggios...) -Creativity, and improvisation through the use of the material we have studied together -Ear training and music theory -Rhythm, all the way from basic to very advanced -Basic compositional techniques, or fun ways to start composing I have been teaching privately for the past 6 years, with very happy students. I can also teach online if it's better, I also have regular online students with whom we are making great progress. Besides m For the lesson, there is no need to bring an instrument: I can lend you one. I also have a smaller bass that fits younger children better. Looking forward to meeting you!
Drum lessons (ensemble playing, ear training and more!)
The drumset is one of the most important and powerful instruments in a music ensemble. It does not only provide the rhythm and groove foundation for all the other instruments - it also defines the sound of the band, the character of the songs, the volume... just like an orchestra conductor. In these lessons (which are of course personalized and open depending on the interests of the student) we will work beyond the physical/mechanical aspect of the drums (technique, coordination, etc) into the musical aspect, so we will spend some time listening and analyzing music together, working on ear training and music theory from a practical point of view.
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”.
Music Lessons (Jazz & Modern Guitar, Jazz Music, General Theory, Ear & Rhythmic Training) from a Graduated. Also ONLINE
Jazz & Modern Music Lessons in Amsterdam and ONLINE. Don't wait anymore and start your new hobby! If you’re passionate about music and would like to develop musical skills of your own, I can help. I am a graduate musician who can teach students of all levels. Some topics that I cover are, jazz and modern guitar, music theory, jazz improvisation and theory (any instrument), ear training and jazz/pop/hip-hop composition and arrangement. I can also teach piano for beginners. I cover a range of styles from jazz to other modern styles like Bossa Nova, Samba, Funk, Rock and Groove music. With ten years of experience in studying, practicing and playing, I have come to the conclusion that the best way to learn music is to develop your musical ear. This is done by the process of to transcribing and singing. I believe that music is like speaking a language so I start with teaching you how to connect your voice to your instrument. In accordance with your rhythm in the learning process, I will introduce you to harmony, teach you how to read music, and how to compose your own melodies and improvise. I was born in 1997 in Tarragona (Catalonia, Spain). At the age of 4 I started studying classical guitar at 10 years old I took a keen interest in modern music and jazz. I am currently based in Amsterdam, where I am studying a Masters Degree at the Conservatorium Van Amsterdam. Previously I studied at ESMUC (Barcelona), where I completed my bachelor's degree. I have studied and learned from great musicians and teachers such as Jesse van Ruller, Rob Van Bavel, Reinier Baas, Jaume Llombart, Maarten Van Der Grinten, Sanna Van Vilet, Dani Pérez, Eladio Reinón, Joan Monné, Enric Peinado, Albert Bover, David Xirgu, Gonzalo del Val and Santi Careta, among others. During my musical career I have been fortunate enough to play with renowned musicians such as Bill McHenry, Jasper Blom, Fèlix Rossy, Gianni Gagliardi, Jo Krause, Masa Kamaguchi, Horacio Fumero, Aldo Caviglia, Mario Rossy, Sanna Van Vliet, David Xirgu, Eladio Reinon, Rita Payés, Deejay Foster , Benet Palet, Deejay Foster, Julius Gawlik, Deejay Foster, Gonzalo del Val, Ian Cleaver, Txema Riera, Menno Daams, David Lucácks, Fernando Brox, Vicent Pèrez, Santi Colomer Serratosa, Juan Pablo Balcazar, Magalí Datzira and Lucas Martínez. I have participated in masterclasses with international musicians such as Peter Bernstein, Jorge Rossy, Chick Corea, Bob Mintzer, Christian McBride, Kenny Barron, Albert "Tootie" Heath, Joshua Redman, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Gary Burton, Ben Street, Lage Lund, Michael Kanan and Richard Bona. Furthermore, I have had the pleasure of playing at many festivals and clubs in Spain (Voll-Damm International Jazz Festival from Barcelona, Festival de Jazz de Terrassa, Luz de Gas, Jamboree, Sala Barts, Auditori, Robadors23, Balius, Música as Parcs , Auditori del Liceu, Cercle del Liceu, Casa de Cultura de Girona, Keyboard Jazz Lounge, Cafè Metropol, Festival Internacional de Dixieland de Tarragona, Traviesa, MArt, Sala Zero, Gira Cicle Andajazz 2018, Clasijazz, CICUS Sevilla, Gran Teatro de Huelva , El Musicario, Rizoma Records), and in the Netherlands (GrachtenFestival, Intercontinental Hotel, NEMO Science, festival Otis Park, Stella by Starlight). I currently lead and play as a sideman in a number of bands such as Eladio Reinón & Joan Fort Quartet, Magalí Datzira & Joan Fort duo, Rita Payés & Joan Fort duo, LINE UP Quintet, Mar Vilaseca Group and Joan Fort Quintet.
Learn Music Theory from a Concert Artist | Music Theory for beginners and Intermediaries in English, Russian and Turkish
Learn Music Theory and Harmony from a professional musician and concert artist. From reading scores to understanding harmonic chord progressions, form analysis and tonalities and so much more. Can be bundled with your instrument lesson (violin or piano).
Ukulele Lessons, Ukulele Repertoire, Technique, Strumming
I help my students to learn to play the ukulele or to improve their level with personalised approach where I create individual lesson plans for each student for their needs and pace. I create exercises from the songs you like/wish to play and cover the technical aspect in a fun way. My schedule here is mostly symbolic, please contact me for the scheduling the lessons, I can be way more flexible that way.
Dwarsfluit - Barok fluit Kammermuziek Lessen / Flute - Baroque flute Chamber music Lessons in Amsterdam
Flute / Traverso (Baroque flute) / Piccolo / Chamber Music lessons in Amsterdam. (ENGLISH BELOW) Wacht niet langer met het starten van een nieuwe hobby! Heb je altijd genoten van muziek, maar durfde je nooit zelf om zelf muziek te maken? Wil je de universele taal van muziek leren? Als je het heerlijk zou vinden om jezelf uit te kunnen drukken door middel van een muziekinstrument, dan ben je bij mij aan het juiste adres! Ongeacht je niveau, leeftijd of verwachtingen, I ben een leraar met een flexibele instelling. Met ervaring in het lesgeven van mensen van alle leeftijden, niveaus en muzikale voorkeuren of achtergronden. Oftewel, by lessen zullen aangepast zijn op de omstandigheden, voortgang en wensen van de student. Zou je een specifiek reptoire onder de knie willen krijgen? Ik kan je helpen met Barok, Klassiek, Romantiek, Modern, Wereldmuziek, Popmuziek of Traditionele muziek .. Maak je niet druk, ik zalj je helpen om je eigen weg te vinden. Als het aankomt op leren, zijn we allemaal verschillend. Daarom maak ik geen gebruik van één standaard leermethode. Het is mijn doel om een leuke, gevarieerde en uitdagende studiepad voor je te ontwikkelen dat om jouw doelstellingen te behalen. Ik ben een ervaren fluitist en ik kijk ernaar uit om je de wereld van de fluit en muziek te laten ontdekken op een leuke en uitdagende manier. Ik werk daarnaast als professioneel fluitist met verschillende orkesten in Nederland, zoals het Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest, het Philharmonie Zuid-Nederland, het Nieuw Ensemble and velen meer, oftewel ik heb meer dan genoeg om met je te delen! Have you always enjoyed music but you never dared to start learning it? Would you like to learn the universal language of music? If you would love to be able to express yourself through an instrument I can help you out! No matter what your level, age or expectations are, I am a flexible teacher with experience in teaching people of all ages, levels, musical preferences and backgrounds, so the lessons will be adapted to the student's progress, circumstances and requirements. Willing to learn any specific repertoire? I will be able to help you with Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Modern music, World Music, Pop, Traditional music ... No worries, I will guide you to find your own voice. When it comes to learning, we are all different, I do not make use of one fixed method. My goal is to create and customize a fun and individual study path for you, based on your personal aims. I'm an experienced flute teacher and I am looking forward to showing you a fun and exciting way to explore the world of flute and music. I am also working as a professional flutist with different orchestras in The Netherlands, such as Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Philharmonie Zuidnederland, Het Nieuw Ensemble and many more, so I have a lot to share with you!
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!
(Fun) drum-classes by professional, experienced and friendly teacher, ONLINE classes possible
Naast mijn uitvoerende werk als drummer en componist geef ik al ruim 20 jaar drumles aan gemotiveerde leerlingen van verschillende niveaus en leeftijden. Als gediplomeerd drumdocent (Conservatorium van Amsterdam) heb ik een eigen lespraktijk in de Q-factory in Amsterdam Oost/Oostpoort: Drumpraktijk Oost. Ik gaf o.a. lessen en workshops aan leerlingen op de HKU, het Conservatorium Amsterdam (afdelingen pop en jazz), Conservatorium Utrecht, DSOP Amsterdam, Tiroler Landeskonservatorium Innsbruck en Musikhochschule Franz Liszt Weimar (D). Stijlen: rock, pop, jazz, funk, hiphop, drum ‘n’ bass, electro, dub-step, reggae, punk, diverse Latijns Amerikaanse stijlen, metal, cross-over, Karnatische muziek, ambient, drone, improvisatie. mogelijke lesinhoud: drums en percussie: – focus op interesse en doelen van leerling: aanpassen van werkwijze en tempo. – we werken aan de verbetering van timing, sound, interactie, dynamiek, onafhankelijkheid, stok- en voetentechniek. – favoriete muziek uitzoeken en meespelen. – jammen met 2 drumstellen, met gitaar en drums of bass-gitaar en drums. – uitbreiden van je drum-stel met percussie instrumenten en klank-objecten. – leren noten lezen en schrijven – het schooljaar sluiten we af met een zomerconcert voor ouders en vrienden. e-drums en elektronica: – leren spelen op een elektronisch drumstel en leren kennen van alle voordelen van e-drums – het gebruik van effecten op akoestische of elektrische drums (zoals loops, reverb, delays, distortion, harmonizers) – het spelen van synthesizers met gebruik van je drumstel (via triggers) logic: – maken van je eigen samples – maken van je eigen muziekproducties – opnemen van verschillenden instrumenten – de basics van een audio-mix leren kennen – maken en uitprinten van bladmuziek componeren: – leren hoe een song is opgebouwd – analyseren en transcriberen van muziek – maken van eigen composities met gebruik van je instrument als basis – doorontwikkelen van je reeds bestaande composities – componeren met logic met gebruik van midi-instrumenten en/of opnames – je muziektheorie skills verbeteren band-doctor/band coaching: Graag kom ik naar je repetitie om je tips te geven over samenspel, componeren, arrangeren, opname en productie van een demo of album, improvisatie, performance en booking. Je bent van harte uitgenodigd om een proefles te komen volgen!
Singing Lessons / Recorder (Blokfluit) lessons for all ages
I am a singer studying in the Utrecht Conservatorium and recorder player graduated from the Conservatorium van Amsterdam (2020). I can teach you recorder and singing and adapt to your tastes and needs. For both instruments, I focus, as a teacher and performer, on a healthy, joyful and technically skilled way of playing and singing. With my students, I focus not only on the instrument sound production, but also on body posture, relaxation and organic movement. An happy and relaxed body produces a beautiful, natural and relaxed sound. What music style would you like to learn? Would you like to play folk music, to sing pop songs or walk through a more classical path? I have experience in different areas, having sang and played folk and jazz music and also having classically trained for many years. I can also help you with music theory, from the basic introduction to music to advanced solfeggi and rhythms. I graduated in Musicology and studied Music Pedagogy in Portugal before moving to Amsterdam. For little children, I can also combine the playing of the instrument with more didactic activities mixed with body movement and dance! I have several years of teaching experience both with adults and children, in group or an individual setting. And the most important of all, is that you fall in love with music, all kinds of music, and have loads of fun in the process!
Saxophone lessons for all levels and abilities in Amsterdam
I am a passionate and experienced saxophone teacher who has honed a highly efficient and patient approach to music instruction. I am motivated and pro-active and enjoy working with people to reach their goals. Alongside making sure that whatever goals the student has in mind are achieved, my main focus is making sure that each lesson is enjoyable and to ensure that we have a consistent level of communication (with the student or parent) to figure out the best approach for both of us. Most importantly, I aim to make the lessons fun. I have experience teaching all ages and abilities. Whether you're a total beginner or someone who wants to continuing their learning, I'm happy to help. I have experience with entering students for exams, if that is something you'd like to do. I've have a BMus Hons in Jazz Saxophone and am a performer as well as a teacher. I can cover: - Playing the saxophone for the first time - Improvisation (on all instruments asides from saxophone) - Technique - Theory and harmony - Playing in different styles Please get in touch if you have any questions! I prefer to teach from my home studio, but if within a reasonable area I am happy to travel to the students home.
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.
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.