Trusted teacher: I specialize in teaching about Music and how to play the Guitar. In class, I always make the effort of understanding what are the goals and interests of all students, as well as their own skills. This way we can address the issues at hand more effectively and make sure the student never loses his/her interest and focus in music and his/her instrument. I believe that an honest and friendly relationship between teacher and student is essential for this exchange of ideas to happen more clearly and fluently, and so I do my best to make everyone feel comfortable enough to share their own thoughts freely. I offer good and personalized classes. This means that there will special care with your interest in music and guitar, all basic skills will be worked upon and strengthened, all specific requests and ideas will be addressed, both improvisation and interpretation can be developed and exploring potential, achieving goals and having fun are main priorities. Come and enjoy learning more about Music and Guitar!!
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Ivan - The Hague$43
Trusted teacher: The class is for: - beginners who want to start their journey in music - intermediary musicians who wish to improve their skills - for highly educated musicians who want to perfect their knowledge. The class includes songwriting skills in POP, ROCK, JAZZ and many other styles of popular music as well as compositional skills in writing CLASSICAL, FILM, THEATER music. I specialize in both popular music and classical music. The class includes both theoretic knowledge and its practical application with students instrument of choice. The class also includes skills in guitar, piano and percussion playing.
Music theory lessons · Music composition · Song writing
James - The Hague$37
Trusted teacher: I am a 28-year old guitarist, songwriter and composer based in Den Haag, songwriting, composition, electric and acoustic guitar, in combination with music theory. I teach in English or in Greek. I am half Greek and half Scottish and I have been living in the Netherlands for the last 4 years. I offer lessons in all styles, to all age groups, and for any experience level (ranging from students who have never written a song before, up to experienced songwriters who are looking for fresh ideas and improving their skills to really make their songs shine). Face to face lessons are preferable, but I also teach online. I am a patient and open minded teacher, and my desire is to help you learn what you want to learn, and make sure you enjoy and take pride in your songs, learn to express your musical ideas as best as possible and nurture your curiosity and excitement about the world of music creation ! My Credentials: I hold a Bachelors of Music degree from Birmingham Conservatoire (UK), and a Masters of Music from The Hague Royal Conservatory. My experience as a songwriter and composer ranges from writing songs and singing in indie / off-beat rock bands, solo guitar and vocal performances, home-production of my own songs, creation of instrumental post-rock music, collaborative songwriting in bands, composition of works for classical players, creation of ambient, experimental and electronic music, creation of music for film, and I even some experience in beat-making. I have written songs, I have written orchestra pieces, I have worked as a DIY home producer, I have released albums, and I've performed in concert halls, rock venues, squats and festivals. I My music has been performed in and has taken me to several countries, including Portugal, The Czech Republic, The U.S.A., Canada, Korea, Greece, The U.K., The Netherlands. My Teaching style: My emphasis is to teach you based on your interests and your needs. The lessons are based around each individual student. You bring me the music you are creating and the skills you want to develop as a songwriter, and I build my lessons around that. My primary goal is help you develop your voice as a songwriter, so the starting point for our lessons will always be your music, and then I build our lessons around that. My aim is always to help you find what the heart of the song is about, and help you to bring this out and really make it shine. To help illustrate ideas about topics we discuss I will bring examples that can help inform the music you are creating, we will explore ideas of arrangement, orchestration, band leading and / or production to help flesh out your songs, and we will explore music theory too when that is helpful for us and / or if that is interesting to you. For more experienced songwriters we can explore how to write parts for other players, how to notate and orchestrate songs for acoustic instruments, how to record songs, or how to get the best playing out of your bandmates to help your song shine
Song writing · Music theory lessons · Music composition
Nuno - The Hague$47
Trusted teacher: (English below) Learn to translate your creative ideas into music! During these lessons you will learn composition techniques to create and / or improve your own compositions. We discuss where your musical preference lies and which way we are going. In any case, fun is paramount and the lessons are for all levels and ages. Online lessons are also possible via Skype, Zoom or Face Time! English: Learn to translate your creative ideas into your music! During these lessons you learn composition techniques to create your own compositions or to improve them. We discuss what your musical preferences are and which way we go. In any case, fun is paramount! The lessons are for all ages / levels and are taught in English, Spanish, Catalan or Portuguese. Online lessons are also possible via Skype, Zoom or Face Time!
Vladimir - The Hague$43
Trusted teacher: I am a professional guitarist, guitar teacher and composer. I have more than 10 years of experience in teaching music. Skillful in many styles, such as classical, flamenco, bossa nova, blues, jazz. Proficient in music theory, music composition and music software such as Logic Pro, Ableton Live, Max MSP. If you want to learn how to play guitar, to compose your own music using instruments or a computer, I can help you. If you have a question, do not hesitate to call or write!
Guitar · Music composition · Computer generated music
João - The Hague$37
Trusted teacher: I have a master degree in music composition at the Royal Conservatoire Den Haag. I have been working in music composition for 10 year. This is a class where you are going to learn how to work with your own composition ideas as well get acquaintance to new composition tools and approach. This is open for different types of music approach: - contemporary classical music - electronic music production/Ableton (any style you want) - Music for Cinema (theory and how to do mockups with samples) -Generative Music (Using max/msp and reaktor)
Computer generated music · Music composition · Music theory
Trusted teacher: I am a professional composer, performer, pianist and sound artist who believes that sharing knowledge and experience is one of the most important parts of our lives. We are creative human beings by nature. Are you passionate about music and sound and would you like to expand your knowledge? Do you want to learn how to compose your own music or play the piano? There is never too late to start or to continue with your passion! I believe that education is a dialogue and I adapt the course plan according to the level and the age of students in order to develop their potential. I am always trying to bring the positivity, passion and curiosity for learning. Depending on your interest I can help you with: Piano: I teach using different methods, according to your needs and goals. I always care about setting up and cultivating a healthy technique of playing, trying to bring a complex approach to interpretation or improvisation. Composition: Basic principles of creating a musical piece, theory of composition, notation (ranging from classical to graphic and open scores), instrumentation, orchestration, arranging, creating electroacoustic music, computer aided composition, recording. Music Theory: Harmony, rhythm, aural skills, music analysis and history of music – these are some of the topics inseparably belonging to music education. Since I have many years of experience of teaching music theory within all levels of education – from basics to advanced – we can find a way how to approach those topics with enthusiasm and creativity and learn as much as possible :)
Piano · Music composition · Music theory lessons
Nikos - The Hague$48
Trusted teacher: Understanding how music theory works through scale and chords. Using examples from Classical to Pop and Jazz music to learn how to use harmony in a functional but yet free and creative way. Eventually, we can write our own material together.
Music theory · Song writing · Music composition
Trusted teacher: I have been teaching both the pedal and lever harp for the past 5 years to students ranging from 7 years old to 50! I am very passionate about teaching and hope to inspire my students to love music just as much as I do! I take a patient approach to each student and after a short period of time I am always happy to see great progress in my students playing. Several of my students have won international competitions in 'The Feis Ceoil' in Dublin and have also gone onto study music in university. A lot of my students also learn to play the harp as a beautiful hobby!
Music composition · Music theory · Harp
Armando - The Hague$46
Trusted teacher: The course focus on concepts that will make any student of any level developing their own approach to improvisation. It's divided depending on instrumento playde by student. Books and materials How to improvise by Al Crook ed Advance Music, for horn players, This book describes a nice way of approaching improvisation trought specific exercises that can be tested on students of any kind of level. It divides in 4 section and requires a minimum knoledge of scales, chords and familiarity with musical vocabulary Hearing the Changes by jerry Cooker, Bob knapp, Larry Vincent, ed advance Music, for all musicians With this book the student will learn how to recognize progressions by ear thanks on a selection of jazz tunes chosen from the standard repertorie. It will be taught at the piano and it will let students of any level to deal with harmony and theory progressively but starting codifying harmonic traits that will clarify the reader's understanding of how progressions and improvisation "work".
Music theory lessons · Music composition
Working with just a laptop, students are going to be able to produce their own tracks, based on sound libraries and recordings. Students will learn how to use a DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) for recording, editing, mixing mastering purposes. The course can be adapted both for teenagers and adults. CONTENTS: - DAW The student will learn how to work with a Digital Audio Workstation (DAW), being able to set up a session and manipulate audio tracks. - Composing with virtual instruments Different composition techniques will be presented using virtual instruments, depending on the interests of the students. - Recording The student will learn the basics of recording acoustic sources. - Mixing A series of creative ways of processing audio tracks and mixing them will be presented and applied to the student projects. WORKSHOP ASSIGNMENTS: - A study on given sound materials A series of sound materials will be given to the students in order to create a track using a Digital Audio Workstation. The aim of this assignment is to practice at using a DAW and editing+manipulating sound tracks. - Composition project 1.1 Depending on the interests of the student, some composition techniques will be presented and the students should make a plan and experiment with different virtual instruments and recorded tracks. - Composition project 1.2 Once the idea, structure, and sound materials of the track are ensured and arranged, the students will be able to process, mix and finish their music. COURSES DURATION: - First approach: 6 sessions (1.5 month) - Course 1.1 (inc. first approach): 18 sessions (4.5 month) - Course 1.2: 18 sessions (4.5 month) Lessons can be individual (60 min) or in groups (90 min). ABOUT: Guzmán is currently a Research Associate at Sonology Institute and an Assistant Professor at University (Uruguay). He holds a master's degree in Sonology (Royal Conservatoire of The Hague - University of the Arts The Hague) and bachelor's in Music Composition at the School of Music of the University (Uruguay). He has been the sound designer of The Hy Project by Toyota Uruguay and The Electric Factory, which has been awarded with a silver Cannes Lion in the category of Radio and Audio and gold award ath New York Festivals. He has worked as a composer, music producer, arranger and guitarist of many latin/folk albums until now. As a sound artist, he has presented his work in The Netherlands, Germany, Italy, Argentina and Uruguay.
Music composition · Sound (music) · Computer generated music
Experimentation is an inherent characteristic of electronic music. Nowadays, composing music using technology creates endless creative possibilities that demand the musician/composer to adapt to numerous technical and artistic challenges. Do you like experimenting with sound and making music that does not clearly belong to a particular genre or style? Interested in bringing a fresh perspective and out-of-the-box thinking to your music production? Are you just starting out in electronic music composition and wondering how to develop your own style? This course is just what you need. In this class, you will learn: - how to transform sound using analogue and digital techniques. - how to create sound structures and organise them in a DAW enviroment to compose a piece of music. - how to record, edit and mix sounds using both conventional and experimental techniques. - how to use improvisation in both the context of live performance and composition. - about the theory and practice of free improvisation. - about the history and origins of electronic music and how it affected the music we listen today. - how to document and communicate procedures related to your artistic practice. - how to create an artistic portfolio. Aspiring musicians with a background in any genre can take advantage of this course. A formal education in music or experience with electronic music composition are not required to follow. However, you should be unafraid of experimenting with sound and music technology! Each class is customized to meet the needs of the individual student in an innovative and flexible way! The course can also serve as a preparation for applying to several Dutch educational programmes related to electronic music composition (Institute of Sonology, HKU, ArtEZ, etc.). The class is focused on small assignments that help the student develop a sense of orientation and set goals. Recording, editing, and mixing will be done via the DAW "Reaper," but we can switch to your preferred software at any time. We will use the first lesson to discuss your background, interests, and motivations in order to develop a course structure that is tailored to your needs.
Music composition · Computer generated music · Sound (music)
Sound (music) · Music composition · Computer generated music
Trusted teacher: Hi, I've recently moved to The Netherlands and am offering both in-person and online lessons to students all around The Netherlands! I am from Los Angeles, California, and have trained with many professionals for most of my life in categories of piano, music theory, music performance, music composition, music production, music conservatory, and much more. As of now, I write melodies for artists around the globe and occasionally will shoot in a commercial for musicians on U.S. National Television. I currently teach 100% online, as I have multiple platforms and software that make it EASY to learn piano from the comfort of your own home! I run an operation of over 250 students per week in Los Angeles, and plan to expand now in The Netherlands- currently in The Hague- where I can tailor lessons for students (in English or Farsi) based on what they are looking for. Possibilities may include reading sheet music, writing songs, learning the basics of music theory to expand musical knowledge and technique, learning how to play your favorite songs, etc... I look forward to hearing from you. Best Regards, Mona
Piano · Music theory lessons · Music composition
Japanese professional pianist, conductor and composer, graduated at Conservatoire du Paris, Tokyo University of Arts and Fontys, I give music lessons according to the needs (including the place of the lesson) of each student. I have been teacher at Conservatoire de Paris (CNSM) for 8 years. Currently I work sometimes at Koninklijk Conservatorium Den Haag. As my parents who are both chorus conductor and music teacher, teaching is always my big passion beside of my activity on stage ! It's my great pleasure to support each student to find his (her) way to enjoy the music. Whatever the level or skill which you want to achieve, having the music in your life as your best friend might make your life much more colourful and happy :-) Please don't hesitate to contact for any demand. Children are also very welcomed !!! I am looking forward to share the musical moment with you !
Keyboard (music) · Music composition · Music theory
Trusted teacher: Ableton Live is a powerful program to play, compose and improvise music with. This course provides hands-on experience in producing, mixing, and sound design with a digital audio workstation. Students will learn the fundamentals characteristics of sound and digital audio, creative ways of composing music and an introduction to signal processing such as equalization, compression, delay, and reverb. In addition to core audio and mixing concepts, students will learn various production techniques, such as sequencing, arranging, automation, using virtual instruments (eg synths, samplers, and drum machine plugins), working with MIDI, plugin formats such as VST / Audio -Units, and mapping digital USB controllers for the studio and live performances. Let's get started!
Music composition · Audio recording · Audio production
Trusted teacher: I have dedicated most of my life to the study of music and composition. In our lessons, no matter what the level of proficiency, we will study the works of great masters of this art. Alongside the technical skills for composition and analysis of works from all eras (from Baroque to 21st Century), there will be a portion of each lesson dedicated to the history of music composition. Please let me know if you have any questions and I'll be more than happy to answer them.
Music theory lessons · Music history · Music composition
Do you want to learn how to compose captivating, lush orchestral or dark electronic music? Do you want to learn how to tell a story with your music? Or maybe you want to improve your skills and develope composition technique? As an award-winning, experienced, (Royal Conservatory Graduated) composer for film and commercials, I'd be delighted to guide you through the composition process, challenge you and give you helpful feedback that can elevate your composition skill. If you are a beginner, I will teach you the basics of music theory, music composition, sound design and music production.
Music composition · Music theory lessons · Sound (music)
Cameron - The Hague$46
Trusted teacher: I am an experienced and energetic composer, musician and tutor offering music lessons to students of any age, interest and ability. I strive to make sure all lessons are exciting and stimulating. Each lesson is designed to match your needs and extend your knowledge and experience in music. Lessons and musical areas covered include : - contemporary classical music - composition (classical and new, contemporary, experimental, film, media) - classical music (theory, history) - electronic music composition and production - DAW (Ableton, logic) - synthesis - experimental music / avant-garde - music analysis - relationships between music and contemporary dance, film, fashion and architecture - musical philosophy (19th- 21st Century) I am fluent in : Sibelius, Logic, Ableton, Adobe, Davinci, Sketchup, Unity and Pro Tools. Do let me know what areas of music you are most interested in and I can develop a bespoke course of study for you! My current and previous professional experience includes: - Associate lecturer of Music at Surrey University, UK (Current) - Private composition teacher in the UK and Internationally (Current) - Composer-in-residence (Styrian Regional Government, Austria) - Composer-in-residence (Royal Scottish National Orchestra, 2015:16) - Musician-in-residence (Musique Cordiale, France, 2017) - Musician-in-residence (Dulwich College, London, 2017-18)
Music composition · Music theory lessons · Jazz music
Trusted teacher: I share you my skills in playing the double bass with different techniques for jazz, classical, early music as well as arranging, composition, harmony and rhythm. I have masters in early music and classical double bass from Royal Conservatory of The Hague and active as jazz musician.
Double bass · Jazz music · Music composition
Trusted teacher: Ik ben een professionele gitarist, componist en ervaren gitaardocent. Ik ben afgestudeerd in Jazz Gitaar aan het Koninklijk Conservatorium in Den Haag (Bachelor en Master). Ik geef les in mijn studio in Den Haag (Regentessekwartier) en online via Zoom. Iedereen is welkom, van beginners tot gevorderden, van jong tot oud. De onderwerpen die ik in mijn lessen vaak behandel zijn: Gitaartechniek (klassieke gitaartechniek of plectrum); Begrip van het fretboard: toonladders, intervallen, akkoorden; Repertoire: Jazz, Klassiek, Pop, Rock, Folk, etc.; Gehoortraining: ontwikkeling van het muzikale gehoor in relatie tot het instrument; Muziektheorie, Harmonie, Ritme. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - I'm a professional guitarist, composer and experienced guitar teacher graduated in Jazz Guitar from the Royal Conservatoire of the Hague (Bachelor of Music, Master of Music). I'm offering guitar lessons at my studio in The Hague or online through Zoom. Everyone is welcome, beginner or advanced. Some of the topics I often cover in my lessons are: Guitar technique (modern and classical, pick or finger technique); Understanding of the guitar neck: notes, scales positions, chords, etc.; Repertoire: Jazz, Classical, Pop, Rock, Folk, etc.; Ear Training: development of the ear in relation to the instrument; Music Theory, Harmony, Rhythm.
Guitar · Music theory · Music composition
Myrto - The Hague$42
Trusted teacher: I am a composer and pianist and I give piano lessons to kids and adults of a wide range of levels. Feel free to contact me if you are interested in learning how to play the piano or you are curious about music theory or how to make your own music. The structure and the material of the lesson are based on your skills, preferences and wishes, but also according to established piano methods and further music bibliography. I am always keen on transcribing some of my pupils' favourite pieces on piano according to their skills, something that often is very useful and fruitful for their progress. In the first lesson we will talk about your interests, motivation and goals and we will create together a personal course structure. Music demands patience and practice, but all these become easier when you keep your motivation alive by enjoying the process! The lesson can take place online and at your place or mine.
Piano · Music theory lessons · Music composition
Trusted teacher: Have you always dreamt of recording your own song? Do you want to take your musical ideas to the next level? Regardless if you've never recorded your own music or if you've already experimented with Digital Audio Workstations (DAW), this course will teach you the basics of music composition and production. We will use both basic music theory and music production tricks to come up with and create your first song(s). From brainstorming song ideas on the piano or guitar, recording vocals and percussion or adding drums in the DAW, you will have complete freedom over your creativity. Main skills taught: basics of DAWs, recording and mixing instruments and vocals, using and manipulating samples, creating drum beats and chord progressions, music theory, expressing and communicating musical ideas, complementary knowledge about music history. Let's turn your creative ideas into reality!
Computer generated music · Music composition · Audio recording
Joel - The Hague$46
Trusted teacher: I am a professional classical pianist, accompanist, creator, and composer with a Bachelor's Degree from the Conservatorium van Amsterdam and a Master's Degree at the Royal Conservatorium in the Hague. For 6 years now, I have been teaching students of all levels between 5 and 60 years old. Lessons are based on your level, interests, and goals. Together we can find out if you are keener on classical repertoire, or if you want to play your favorite pop-music, some beautiful soundtrack from a movie you like or compose/improvise new pieces. With my experience in teaching diverse genres, I will help you explore the music that you like. The central pillars I always work with are technique and creativity, which are much more connected than you would expect! While we advance, I also introduce the basics (or more deeply, if you are interested) of music theory to learn to communicate with each other in musical terms (chords, keys, score reading, etc.). And above all, the goal is to enjoy and have fun!
Piano · Keyboard (music) · Music composition
Maya - The Hague$42
Trusted teacher: Composition lessons are for anyone who wishes to compose music, for any instrument, emsemble and/or electronics music. My teaching method combines various approaches and styles, supporting practice with theoretical knowledge, and most important developing creativity and helping the student in making their imagionary visions come real. For each student a different palate of tools is offered, according to the student's musical wishes and ambitions. I teach the basis of western-music composition - theory, harmony, counterpoint, score-reading, solfege, rhythm, analysis and more. Further I suggest broad overview of world, jazz, pop, new/contemporary music, various styles in electronic music (popular and experimental), improvisatory compositions, graphic notation, text and game pieces, music for theater, film and dance and interdicsiplinary works which combine music with other art fields.
Music composition · Jazz music · Music theory