Trusted teacher: Hi, I'm Philip! I'm a professional Bass player and teacher based in Amsterdam. I have studied with some of the best teachers in Europe as well as famous bassists from the New York Jazz Scene. Besides my studies I have been actively performing, recording and teaching since age 16, which led me to play at different festivals and venues such as North Sea Jazz, JazzOpen Stuttgart, Bimhuis, DeDoelen Rotterdam. I'm calm and easy going and I want to pass on the knowledge I got from my teachers as well as my own experience. I always focus on getting you ready or better at playing in a band, since that's what we do as bass players! I'm experienced in and open to a wide variety of styles, my specialization being Jazz. ..................................................................................................................... Electric Bass/ Bass Guitar - Double Bass - Music Theory - Rhythm - Groove - Ear Training - Sight Reading - Audition Preparation - Home Recording - Gear ---> Jazz, Pop, Rock, Soul, Funk, Hip-Hop.... ---> I adapt my teaching to your level (complete beginner to advanced) as well as your goals or your style preferences. If you're playing in a band and would like feedback we can set up a Bandcoaching, too.
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Federica - Amsterdam$66
Trusted teacher: Hi, I'm Federica, I am Italian and I am a jazz piano player and singer, I studied at the Royal Conservatory of the Hague. I'm doing my Master at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam. I give piano jazz/pop/classical piano lessons but my main goal is to try to give to the student a general underestanding of the music in order to approach every style and to have fun with music! I really love to work with children, I like to teach them good values like patience, selfe-confidence, trust, communication, collaboration, all through the music. That's what I learn every day by studying music and that's what I would like to transfer to my students. I've been told that If you have music in your life, you can't be a bad person. I believe in it. I offer live and online lessons: Piano Vocals Ear Training Technique Improvisation Repertoire Music Theory
Jazz music · Piano · Voice (music)
Trusted teacher: Learning to play trumpet could be a big challenge without the right teacher and right passion and enthusiasm. Young and professional trumpet player from Italy skilled in jazz music, gives lessons. Starting from the importance of the basic technique of the instrument, up to the jazz improvisation and other musical languages!
Jazz music · Trumpet
Klaas - Amsterdam$53
Trusted teacher: From my studio at the Berlagebrug I give piano lessons to beginners and (semi) advanced students. The lessons take place on a Yamaha wing and when a piece is well under control, we can make a professional recording of it. I myself graduated in 1992 as a musician from the Hilversum Conservatory (nowadays Conservatory of Amsterdam) in the direction of light music, or jazz and pop. So with me you learn not only to read notes, but also chord schemes and - if you want - improvisation. Or we search together for a song that you would like to play and make a nice adaptation of it. Together we first look at exactly what you want to learn and align the curriculum. I can also help you learn how to compose and produce. I work with Pro Tools and Logic Pro X. For classical piano lessons, I would rather refer you to someone else.
Piano · Audio production · Jazz music
Pablo - Amsterdam$43
Trusted teacher: Drum and percussion classes with different methodologies depending on the student's objectives. From classes for those who start in the world of the drums to special classes of reinforcement for students who study music to a medium degree. I offer classes at home where I will prepare the student to overcome his challenges and help him to achieve his dream of being a great musician. The students who decide to start playing will teach them from the most elementary (basic technique, musical reading, theory) to more advanced material such as musicality, learning different styles (jazz, rock, Samba, Funk, etc), improvisation, and much more. Lessons offered in English and Spanish Academic training: -Currently studying at Conservatorium van Amsterdam - Bachelor's Degree of Jazz at CSMIB (Spain) - Superior Degree at Professional Conservatory of Music of Gijón - Private lessons and masterclasses with world-class drummers as Jeff Prentice, Marc Miralta, Yoran Vroom, Jack Dejohnette, Jairo Ubiaño, Dani Dominguez, and many more
Drums · Music theory · Jazz music
Adrian - Amsterdam$40
Trusted teacher: Adrian is the co-winner of the prestigious Erasmus Jazz Prize 2019, having the opportunity to play at festivals such as NN North Sea Jazz Fest, Jazz International Rotterdam, Otis Park Festival, Jazz Night Express to Berlin and many other. Only at 23 years of age, he has experience from all sort of places: Latin America, US, Spain and The Netherlands; offering a wide view about not only Jazz but music in general. Adrian has studied with some the top jazz musicians from the Dutch scene: Jesse van Ruller, Reinier Baas, Martijn van Iterson, Maarten van der Grinten, Benjamin Herman, Simon Rigter and many more. As well as participated in countless lessons, workshops and masterclasses with renowned musicians such as Peter Bernstein, Lage Lund, Kendrick Scott, Becca Stevens, Mark Turner and many more. ..................................................................................................................... Guitar, Solfege, Ear Training, Rhythmic Training, Theory, Harmony, what you need. Learning Guitar starting in any level or preparing for Auditions. The lesson will be focused on: -Technique -Ear Training -Rhythm -Music Theory -Harmony -Repertoire If you are not a guitar player don't worry, I can teach all these subjects to any kind of instrumentalist! I will always adapt to the student's needs.
Guitar · Music theory lessons · Jazz music
Leo - Amsterdam$53
Trusted teacher: From 8 to 80, everyone can learn to play the piano. Teaching with pop music and all kinds of styles between jazz and classical music. Individual lessons of an hour or half an hour. The intention is that a pupil also learns to study and gain insight into the musical structures (simple).
Piano · Jazz music · Keyboard (music)
Horim - Amsterdam$40
Trusted teacher: I'm currently 3rd year bachelor Jazz guitar student of Conservatorium Van Amsterdam. My goal is to help you learn this instrument with joy and also help you to be able to play in the way you want to sound. No matter how good you are, being able to play the instrument makes you stay creative! The topics we can discuss in the lessons will be - Learning tunes(Jazz standards) - Noten Lezen - Theory - Improvisation - Oor training I can also provide other topic if requested! I can speak English en Ik kan ook Nederlands!
Jazz music · Guitar · Music theory lessons
Stefano - Amsterdam$57
Trusted teacher: In my classes you will be deciding what to study, how to learn and in which way you want to approach singing and music in general. You will have the freedom to set up a plan and reach the designated goals with the help of my support. I will show you and teach you different singing techniques and guide you towards finding your personal and unique voice. I will adapt to your needs and will help you to achieve and surpass your goals! I strongly believe that: "The voice is an all-powerful instrument, capable of expressing deep feelings that perhaps no other musical instrument can do. It is directly connected with the soul and becomes the audible expression of it. It converts the invisible into visible, creates new sounds and colors, transforms emotion into music. The voice is a tool to discover, subject to continuous evolution and expansion; expansion that goes beyond our imaginable limits."
Singing · Jazz music · Voice (music)
Nicoló - Amsterdam$40
Trusted teacher: Music is the best way of communication in the world, the most international language and an easy way of sharing. Teaching means a lot for me; it allows me to pass on beautiful things I have learnt and at the same time to improve thanks to my students' feedback. Music and musical teaching are about joy and never-ending curiosity. My lessons are totally compiled on the student's needs, both time-wise and content-wise, and they are aimed to get quick results. We can work out many different topics together, such as learning tunes, technique, improvising, as well as approaching theory, reading, circular breathing, altissimo register and multiphonics... The lessons usually take place in my studio close by Javaplein in Amsterdam or by my house in Bos en Lommer. I work mornings and evenings as well as in the week end. Saxophone is fun! Contact me and get a first lesson as soon as possible, I am looking forward to meeting you.
Jazz music · Saxophone
Aron - Amsterdam$59
Trusted teacher: Looking for educational, versatile and fun piano lessons? Look no further. My name is Áron and I am a 26-year-old performing artist and educator from Hungary. I have been playing the piano for over 18 years and I have taught students of all ages, from beginners to advanced musicians. What can you expect from your piano classes with me? My main goal, apart from teaching the technique, theory and repertoire, is to show students how much joy music can bring to their life and to let them expand their own musical ideas. You will be able to discover the importance of musicality, artistry, the role of music in our life, the attitude of playing, listening, composing and experimenting with new sounds. STRUCTURE BY LEVEL Beginner* I have got my own techniques of teaching kids (lots of colors, shapes, children songs), as well as adult beginners. What’s most important in this stage is to let the student enjoy the sound of the piano, and be satisfied and motivated after a lesson. Together we will work on a certain repertoire that will help you improve your technique and hearing skills, develop your musical knowledge and creativity. Intermediate* With students of this level, we will work more on perfecting the harmony, technique, and transcription. You will learn how to improvise a more challenging repertoire that requires the practice of both technique and music analysis. Advanced* Depending on your goal, I am going to help you develop a certain part of your piano playing. We are going to dive into details of harmony (jazz harmony), improvisational skills, compositional skills, stage skills and more. *Classes can be tailored to your needs and particular areas of interest if needed. I hope you are excited to explore music together! :) Feel free to reach me at if you have any questions.
Jazz music · Piano · Children's music
Joan Fort - Amsterdam$53
Trusted teacher: 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.
Guitar · Jazz music · Music theory lessons
Trusted teacher: I am a graduate in Bachelor´s Jazz & Modern Music Performance at the Conservatori Superior de Música del Liceu in Barcelona (Spain). I am offering physical and online lessons in Music Theory (harmony, composition, solfège ...), Improvisation and Instrument (Saxophone, Clarinet and Piano). Lessons are addressed to every student profile, regardless of age, level of expectations (no matter if it is seen as a hobby or rather if the individual is getting prepared for official Conservatory auditions, etc.). We will play and / or focus on what the student wants / needs to go deep in (whatever music style of his / her interest, more theoretical aspects or rather practical ones), trying to obtain the maximum profit from the employed time, and placing as our priority the actual learning of the person as the main factor for her / his motivation.
Jazz music · Saxophone · Keyboard (music)
Trusted teacher: Would you like to learn how to play the trumpet? or learn how to make a beautiful sound? To improvise? These are just a few examples of some topics we can cover in the lessons. Most Importantly, instruction is always catered to the student, depending on skill level, interests, ect! Our biggest focus will just be to make music together, learn something, and have fun doing it! Lesson topics can include but are not limited to: - basic trumpet technique - sound production - ear training - reading music - rhythm - classical repertoire/methods - jazz melodies - jazz improvisation Together we will discover which path is most suitable for you as an individual, and take the steps necessary to help you on the journey of playing the trumpet!
Jazz music · Music theory · Trumpet
Trusted teacher: For beginners and advanced. Technique, improvisation and repertoire knowledge; everything is covered. Take a non-binding trial lesson now and discover how much fun playing the harmonica is. The harmonica, also called harmonica or blues harp, is a relatively inexpensive instrument with endless possibilities. Without having to read notes, you quickly get a lot out of this handy instrument. Flexible lesson hours Relaxed, informal atmosphere Lessons adapted to the individual wishes of the student Years of practical experience Theoretical knowledge Extensive repertoire knowledge Experience teaching a variety of age groups Group lessons possible Lesson possibility via Skype connection Took lessons with Richard Sleigh, Mitch Kashmar, Billy Branch, RJ Mischo, Adam Gussow,Rick Estrin,Gary Primich and Joe Powers Discount for students and children up to 16 years
Harmonica · Jazz music · Music teacher training
Trusted teacher: I am a professional musician and Master student of Conservatorium van Amsterdam(Jazz Department). I have a wide experience of teaching and performing which I would be glad to share with you. On our lessons we can consider such aspects of performing as: - breathing - sound quallity - phrasing - lips flexibility and legato - articulation - sight reading - improvisation I am flexible in process of teaching. I can offer systematic and personal approach. According of your level, needs and interests we can: - make a plan of lessons and learn topics step by step - work with specific questions and material you choose - prepare for exams. For example, entrance exam in Conservatorium If you have any questions, don't hesitate to send me!
Trumpet · Jazz music
Trusted teacher: Hey there! In my lessons, what you want is the most important. That's why we create together a plan of study with ideas, goals and subjects to reach out our dream to make music (that's also my dream) Nevertheless, I can give you an overview of the content: I divide the music theory in two: Technical and Musical. Technical Theory regarding all the concepts and information related to music, and Musical Theory regarding the ideas and concepts to help us understand and improve the performance of music. Besides that, we look to harmony in a functional, rhythmical and organic way. We learn and approach music from the first lesson, looking at it from different angles (understanding rhythm and essence of a song for example). All this plus a nice diet of assignments and exercises: D Furthermore, we put especial attention to enjoying music. That means playing but also listening music! For me, that's one of the best ways to learn :) And of course, we learn as well by making mistakes, so at the end it's all about fun and trying things out;) Remember: "True success isn't just getting what you want in life - it's liking what you get";) César
Jazz music · Double bass · Music theory
Trusted teacher: (CLASS AT HOME possible in the Amstelveen area) I would like to teach you to play the piano from relaxation. Because the most important thing in music is not in the notes. In addition to regular lessons, I offer inspiring lesson packages. These packages consist of 5 reads with a specific theme. A few examples: learn to make a song, Beatles songs, play blues, improvise, learn to guide yourself, learn to support your child in his or her music lesson and seasonal songs. If you are interested in a different theme, that is of course also possible. I graduated from the conservatory of Zwolle where I studied light / jazz music and classical piano. I would like to invite you warmly to the versatile world of the piano.
Piano · Music theory · Jazz music
Trusted teacher: I have a passion for music and I want to share this passion with you! I believe that music has healing power, it brings joy, happiness, and makes your life better. So why not sing/play or write a song right now? What do I offer? VOCAL: -technique -style -repertoire IMPROVISATION: -scat -rhythm -harmony SONGWRITING: -creating a melody -harmony PIANO: -accompany yourself on piano EAR TRAINING / MUSIC THEORY * Side effects may include unparalleled joy, a new perspective on creativity, rejection of the predictable, and a sudden, irreversible urge to lead a more spontaneous existence.
Jazz music · Singing · Voice (music)
Trusted teacher: Whether you are just starting out, or you already have some notion but need guidance, or you are advanced but want to learn about a specific musical style, I would love to help you on your journey! We can focus on specific technical/musical problems, or have a more general approach to playing and improvising. If you don´t have a clear idea of what you want to do, we can work out a plan together.
Trumpet · Jazz music · Music theory
Trusted teacher: Hello, I am 21 years old girl from Lithuania, living in Amsterdam, studying music. In Lithuania I was working as a kids music teacher. I was teaching some of them how to play flute and trumpet, also I finished piano so I was giving private piano lessons and also now I am studying jazz vocal so I also can teach vocal. I can also help with general music theory.
Children's music · Jazz music · Voice (music)
Trusted teacher: 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.
Trumpet · Music theory · Jazz music
Trusted teacher: I apply a unique way in teaching my students, the focus is on providing them with ultimate freedom of choice within personal creativity realization, physical output, repertoire selection and along that offer the widest spectrum of possible educational promotion. The program includes: -Sound building (embouchure, larynx, lungs, bally roles). -The technique (finger placing and development). -Theory* (rhythm, notation, styles, scales, chords, forms analysis). -Gear/Set up assistance. -Discography and music history. *-if preferred.
Saxophone · Jazz music · Music theory lessons
Trusted teacher: I have been teaching guitar for twenty years in music schools and privately. I am looking for students in all ages and level. My specialization is jazz guitar, I use my method from the beginning: Learning the guitar through improvization. Which means, you will be well prepared to any style you want to learn because you will have the technical and theoretical foundations, studied through enjoyable music playing. You will be prepared as well to write your own music. I also welcome students in composition and arranging in any level. I teach jazz and crossover writing for live instruments.
Jazz music · Guitar · Music composition
Samuele - Amsterdam$50
Trusted teacher: "Did you happen to watch "Anchorman" have a laugh about that scene, then another and only after consider the possibility of learning how to play jazz with the flute?!" "Would you like to learn some of the basics of flute and music theory with the Johan Cruijff of the flute?" "Did you study flute before and want to improve your fluting skills and bring them to an advanced level in this lifetime?" "Are you looking for the right teacher for your kid to become passionate about the finest of the art forms?" "Did you grandma play the flute and now it's the right time to pick it up yourself?" If you fit the description you're in the right place! FLUTE LESSONS: - Learn the basics of the flute - Build classical and "light" music repertoire - Master various techniques/approaches to the instrument - Become versatile in many genres - Improve your improvisation skills - Learn how to transcribe a song that you love and play it Get a personalised plan now, drop me a message!
Jazz music · Children's music · Transverse flute