AlexGuitar lessons and music theory lessons in Rotterdam
Through his studies in Rotterdam, Alex had the opportunity to learn guitar with teachers from different backgrounds and influences (classical, latin, jazz, flamenco, Turkish, Indian, jazz composition and pop). This led him to study his instrument and investigate music through multiple angles and perspectives, accumulating complementary knowledge to fully understand and synthesize its functioning. After achieving a degree in guitar (performance and pedagogy), he started to devise exercises and systems of learning through his own method, refining it as time went on. He then started to teach what he had learned and developed, first in private classes then through music schools. Alex's priorities through the lessons are development, motivation and interest. It's very important that there is a constructive evolution in the pupil's playing, a constant will to move forward, as well as pieces/songs that inspire him or her. It's important that the pupils learn through an efficient and personal method, but also through their own interest and repertoire (wishlist). In a teaching lesson the focus is put on : - guitar posture, technique and sound - timing and rhythmic feel - strumming and grooves - interpretation - theory and knowledge of music - improvisation - repertoire (on student's wishlist) There are three dimensions to a student's programme : scores, tutorials and coaching. Having a Master's degree in Jazz composition (Rotterdam), Alex designs the scores himself, making arrangements of pieces / songs in an accessible way, along with his method and exercises for guitar technique. The scores are written with a hybrid notation (music notation and tab notation), and with all the information necessary about the right and left hand. After having agreed on the pieces / songs to be worked on, the relevant score is shared and given at the lesson. The teacher goes through it, while he also plays it live to the pupil for even more reach. He then explains what needs to be clarified in order to prepare any homework. Finally, Alex creates a video tutorial about the piece or song that needs to be learned for the next lesson. This gives extra support when practising at home, in order to avoid any doubt and keep motivation up. A report is then created to keep track of what has been done as well as what needs to be worked on, in order to unlock technical requirements and complete a specific repertoire in a constructive and efficient way. Alex teaches in Rotterdam at home or at the pupil's own location ; lessons are in Dutch, English or French, for all ages and levels. The teacher mainly gives live lessons, where he works with his pupils on specific material (technique and repertoire). If for any reason a live lesson can't take place, it is of course possible to follow an online lesson. Lessons last 30 minutes or 45 minutes, weekly or biweekly.
YiannisDouble Bass, Bass Guitar, Music Theory, Harmony, Solfeggio Private Lessons
About the Lesson: Are you a music enthusiast that wants to start learning how to play? Are you an already good player but you want to further develop your skills? In these lessons, we will create a curriculum together, based on your wishes, needs and musical taste. Our goal is for you to be able to express yourself through your instrument. I will guide and help you to achieve this goal by providing the following classes: - Contrabass (Jazz and Classical and any other style) - Bass Guitar (Any modern style) - Music Theory - Solfeggio/ Ear training - Jazz Harmony All these classes can be taught seperately. Nevertheless, during our instrumental lesson we will cover a portion of the material of all the modules.
AdnanSaxophone & Composition Lesson. Learn How To Play The Saxophone in One Month!
Everybody can play the saxophone. You only need to try out my lesson. You will learn to play the saxophone in 5 lessons. You will be learning all the levels and styles during the lessons from student's decisions. If you are willing to try it out, please contact me!
JunHyungGuitar, Music Theory, Composing/song writing for all level
My name is Junhyung An (a.k.a, A.J), a Jazz guitarist, composer, researcher, educator. Currently performing at various different vanues in Europe, but teaching always has been another passion of mine. - Degree: Bachelor/Master of Jazz guitar performance and Music education degree from Rotterdam conservatory, Currently working as Doctoral (PhD) researcher in music (!) - Former guitar teacher of the Amsterdam guitar academy - Various experiences of masterclass giving at conservatoriums in the Netherlands and Korea - Experience of leading students to get accepted at several music conservatories (e.g Codarts-Rotterdam conservatory, HKU-Utrecht conservatory) - Music style : Jazz, Pop, Rock, Math rock, Finger style, Funk, Fusion, etc... ("I am very confident in teaching the most of guitar styles exist.") I am also experienced in giving lessons for composition making, song-writing, music theory. For the reference:
PietroPop - Rock guitar / Guitar for children / Guitar composition and improvisation
I'm a passionate guitar and music teacher with a 10 year experience in music teaching for any ages and levels. I focused in my last years on experimenting a new flexible and adjustable method that works very well with children, in order to develop the music skills, the creativity and spontaneity, with a lots of gamified music activities. My teaching method is based on creativity, and it's builded up on the single student needs. We will work on composition, improvisation, you will learn step by step how to play your favourite songs or pieces and how to write and improvise your own music! Learning to play and to express yourself through the guitar will be fun!
OriolClarinet Lessons, Improvisation, Music Theory, Music Understanding
Would you like to learn one of the instruments which have more style possibilities? Would you like to know why many composers say that is a very powerful instrument because it fits in may situations? Did you know that in the Klezmer history clarinet substituted the violin for projection reasons but also because perfectly able to imitate the human voice, crying or laughing? Would you like to discover the fascinating world of clarinet? One of my priorities as a musician is the sound. I believe that with a beautiful and personal sound you are able at every level to transmit emotion and meaning, it doesn’t matter the difficulty or the level. So I try to focus first on awareness of what’s beautiful for the student and what’s not. Then through technique and repertoire (suggestions of the student or suggestions of mine that can help to grow the student curiosity), we develop the student knowledge. Always helping the student to understand -depending on his/her the theoretical level- what we are doing, putting together music and theory. And giving tools to expand the border, at all levels. I have knowledge and experience in Jazz, Classical, Klezmer, Choro Music and Improvisation. You just need a precious element! • Music Theory I focus on having a good basics, spending as much as we need to understand every single thing, because then with times it becomes more easy. I try to help the student simplifying the material because then, we only with ourselves with a good procedure of the basics to solve any problem. Only with one lesson, you will understand what I mean. I have experience in preparing students for exams, the ones for the semester as well as any official exam; doesn't matter if you have an intermediate theory level and you want to improve, or if you would like to be stronger solidifying the knowledge you have (which is always the best option), or if you don’t know anything about notes and music concepts and you would like to be familiar with them. Maybe you are an adult who always wanted to improvise but doesn’t know where to start…? The only thing you need is a good organization -which I can provide- to reach any goal!
JuliaViolin and Music Theory - Personalised Lessons for all Levels!
Do you love music? Do you want to develop your musical skills? Have you always wanted to learn to play the violin, or are you looking for a teacher for a more advance level? Then this is the right class for you! My name is Julia and I have played the violin for over 16 years. I am in love with music, with my instrument, and I absolutely enjoy sharing my passion and knowledge with my students. I can help you with musicianship (music skills normally taught to younger children), music theory and violin! Whether you are starting with music now, you are a keen student who wants to take music more seriously (maybe preparing for exams or auditions), or an amateur who wants to keep receiving input, I will be very happy to adapt to your needs!
MyrtoClassical Piano & Music Theory lessons for all levels
The focus of this class is to learn how to play the piano but most important how to make music. Music is a language that expresses our feelings & ideas and connects us with other people but also with ourselves. Together we will can work on the basic principles and tools to play the piano, setting a healthy technique but also cultivate your personal sense of music. Further on, we can explore new repertoire and unknown composers, refine your playing and learn how to deal with difficulties, discuss about interpretation issues and even work on your performance on stage. With music theory, we can dive into the alphabet and syntactic of music: the world harmony, rhythm, solfege and analysis.
AleksandraPiano&Music Lessons by Aleksandra (Buenos Aires-London-Rotterdam)
Piano, harmony, music theory, aural training, arrangements and composition dedicated teacher. Vast experience with different ages and levels, preparation for international exams, auditions and competitions. "I am a superior piano professor and I have started teaching in Buenos Aires, Argentina, my home country, 8 years ago. Recently I was living in London, UK, where I worked as a full-time piano teacher in WKMT Piano Institute where I have trained and developed my pedagogic skills working with students from all around the world. This experience allowed me to mentor from professionals to early ages with very diverse backgrounds. These are the kind of experiences worth working for, and that confirm my engagement to my pedagogic aims. Building structures that fight to give a voice to the speechless is one of the values I learnt to care the most as a working woman, and that is the reason why I feel engaged with teaching music. Music is a tool to learn a whole different language and improve intelligence and creativity, no matter which is your background. Music is a way of finding how to express yourself in a specific language, and it is at the same time a fun and fascinating process. As a music teacher, I face a challenge every time I train a student, because learning music and learning piano implies a very personal developement. I continued this project in Rotterdam, Netherlands, where I became a Master of Music in World Music (Tango-Jazz Composition) at CODARTS University. I intend to keep sharing my knowledge and experience with new students."
AliyaPiano, music theory, chamber music, repetiteurship
Hello! Did you dream about piano all your life but didn't have chance to study? Or you would like to introduce your child to the incredible world of music? Then nice to meet you and welcome to my lessons! I will be glad to be your guide and help you to overcome all your fears and fall in love with playing piano! You chose your own repertoire and intensivity of the lessons. On our lessons you will learn not only playing but also basic music theory and history. Are you a singer or another instrument player and looking for pianist to rehears? Here I am! I have 15 years experience in working as a coach and ready to help you to prepare for your concerts, exams or recordings.
YorgosElectric guitar lessons in any music style and for any kind of level.
Hello! My name is Yorgos, i am an experienced teacher, guitar player and graduate bachelor student of Koninklijk conservatorium (Den Haag) living in Rotterdam. I would be happy to help you out with learning your favourite song on the guitar, improvise, expand your music theory knowledge or exploring your favourite kind of music style on the guitar (Funk, Rock, Jazz, Blues etc). I can also help students who want to prepare themselves for entrance examination tests in music schools in the Netherlands (Codarts, Cva, Koninklijk conservatorium etc). My lessons always are structured on the student's needs with the goal leading that student to hers/his musical goal. Last but not least keeping the fun to it since music suppose to be fun! ;) All ages, styles on music and levels are welcome! Don't hesitate to contact me for your try out lesson.
Renzo NavoneHarmony, solfege, latin jazz guitar, classical guitar
Learn how to play electric and/or classical guitar. You will learn differents styles from latin america as samba, choro, bossa nova, baiao, son montuno, guajira, changui, etc. Taking care of the different technique approach you should use in any style. You can bring songs that you would like to play and we will work on them, from differents point of view while we work in harmony, solfege and rhythmic training from a musical approach. Preparation for the auditions in a music bachelor are also possible.
IrenePiano playing and Music lessons for every level and age
Whether you are an experienced musician or a beginner, in this class you will learn how to approach piano playing in a relaxed but demanding way that will help you improve and reach your goals. I am a young but experienced and enthusiastic piano teacher, I have devoted all my life to music making and it is my passion to transfer this knowledge to other people. I have had many private pupils of all ages and levels and worked at SKVR Rotterdam with satisfactory results. My specialty is classical music, but I can also teach other styles of music (pop, jazz, minimal...), although I like to mix all of them in order to have a wider view and repertoire. Music theory, solfege, harmony, counterpoint and music history lessons are also available separately for a more detailed approach, but you will also learn some little things about them when playing the piano! All ages and levels are welcome, it is never too late to start learning something new!
Davide GuidoMusic Production, Music Theory, Composition, Cello, Sound Engineering
My name is Davide and my music experience started when I was 10 years old during my middle school in Italy. I started playing cello and I kept on studying classical music for 8 years, performing as a soloist and in many orchestras and ensembles. In the meanwhile, I started being interested in electronic music and composition for soundtracks. When I turned 17 I realized that music would have been my passion and my job. I graduated in “Contemporary Writing and Production” at Pescara Conservatory in Italy. During these studies, I dove deeper into Pop and Experimental Electronic Music, orchestration, and orchestral composition. I also had the opportunity to play in different bands and discover different genres such as Post Rock, Progressive Metal, and Heavy Metal. After my bachelor's degree, I finished my studies following a Master's program at Codarts (Rotterdam) in Creative Production. During those two years, I had the opportunity to collaborate with many people and explore different kinds of music (Turkish, Flamenco, Jazz, etc.). I wrote an Artistic Research about electronic unquantized music by analyzing the sound of producers such as Flume, Burial, and Arca. Now that my studies are finished I feel that I want to spread my knowledge and my passion to many people as possible. My class subjects are: - Music Production (from beginners to expert level, mainly Ableton Live and Pro Tools classes) - Cello Lessons (from beginners to intermediate level) - Music Theory (from beginners to expert level) - Composition and Orchestration (explore the world and joy of composing for an orchestra and how to use your DAW as a real symphonic orchestra). As a Producer, I want to let the student feel completely free to ask me whatever he/she wants. I have had many experiences as a producer and I know how to handle many different genres. My first teaching experience was at 17 years old and from that moment on I did not change my teaching set-up. I want the lesson to be an interactive moment in which the teacher and the student are sharing ideas and opinions. Feel free to apply for the lessons. I look forward to meeting you!
CarlosViolin adapted classes for beginners and high level violin players!
I am a young violinist teacher, I studied with Stefano Pagliani (concertmaster of Scala Di Milano) and Florin Paul (concertmaster of Hamburgo Orchestra) in Italy and with Andrés Calatayud in Castellón, now I am doing my bachelor studies in HKU Conservatory. I have experience teaching high level and beginners level players in the violin world. I am looking forward to share all the information that I know in a funny adapted way!