Hello! My name is Fanny. I have over 20 years of teaching experience in Hong Kong and the United States. My students are ranged from young beginners to advanced college students. My goal is to share my knowledge of playing the piano and music with my students. Students are assigned to different repertoires and assignments according to their interest and their needs.
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Trusted teacher: I teach Old-Time fiddle, beginning and intermediate level. I prefer students who have some experience with fiddle, violin, or bowed string instruments, but I will accept students with no experience, too. To make the most of your learning experience, weekly, one-hour lessons are highly encouraged. I will teach you fiddle bowing techniques, cross tuning, low tuning, learning tunes from ear, jam information, the social aspects of Old-Time music, as well as some history of the tunes and the source fiddlers. My specialty is cross-over students, especially those coming from a background in classical music. Can't get your violin to sound like a fiddle? I can help.
Fiddle · Violin · Music history
Internationally active composer and music theorist (M.Mus) currently accepting students for the following subjects (online sessions): -Music theory (basic to college level), including harmony, counterpoint, analysis -Western music history (medieval to contemporary), music appreciation -Composition, music notation (software + score preparation), electronic music, university application portfolio feedback and general application advising -English (for academic writing)
Music theory · Music composition · Music history
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Trusted teacher: Learn to play the shakuhachi. PVC flutes are available for purchase as well as bamboo flutes. this class is for all level from beginners to advanced and Master class level. Beginners, learn to make sound and play the flute and learn the simple melodies and how to read the music. Intermediate and advanced: Learn different styles and learn to better the sound. Honkyoku, Sankyoku, Modern and other traditional songs will be part of the study. Taught by professional international Shakuhachi performer Skype / Viber, Whats App Facetime online lessons are available For Neuchatel location only available on certain periods of year. End of June August 12-24 and October 15-23
Sound (music) · Music history
Sergio - Alcalá de Henares, Spain$27
Trusted teacher: My teaching method is scrupulously adapted to each student I have, regardless of the subject to work on (musical language, cello, music history, analysis, conducting, etc.) I always apply the Belgian teaching model, where I trained with my master's degrees in Conducting (Antwerp) and Historical Cello (Brussels). According to this model, the main thing is a living and practical teaching, taking understanding and not memory as the main learning engine.
Music theory · Music history · Cello
Classical Violin class. We will be studying the violin itself. How it works, standard use techniques, the classical way of playing the instrument as well as develop the very own and unique technique of every student. Moreover, of course we shall learn how to read a pentagram and any and all terminology that comes with it. Some basic music theory and music history is necessary in order to interpret classical pieces of music. Clase de violín clásico. Estaremos estudiando el violín mismo. Cómo funciona, técnicas de uso estándar, la forma clásica de tocar el instrumento, así como desarrollar la técnica propia y única de cada estudiante. Además, por supuesto aprenderemos a leer un pentagrama y cualquier terminología que viene con él. Algunos básicos de teoria y historia musical son necesarios para interpretar piezas clásicas de la música.
Violin · Music theory · Music history
Laura - Colombia$21
Trusted teacher: In this course I teach you to become familiar with the scores of the Gregorian Chant and its Vatican notation, which works in tetragram instead of staff, and does not have the conventional rhythmic figures. We will learn the Gregorian symbols and ways, while also awakening the voice and gaining notions of Latin, history and liturgy.
Music history · Singing
Eladio - Tallinn, Estonia$22
Trusted teacher: I am a Spanish composer studying at Estonian Academy of music and theater. I have a very deep background in teaching music in a private lessons. All my students in Spain could get a place at the conservatories or got the enough music skills for their goals. Learn how to write and compose music, how to read music, how to hear music... Learn all you need about music with a complete and dinamic method. If you have any questions, don´t hesitate to contact me. I am very flexible and I can adapt to my students. We will talk together in what you need to improve and make a plan together to do it.
Music theory lessons · Music history · Music composition
Are you in love with classical music as much as I am? Let's dive together into the wonders of Western classical music and enjoy masterpieces! In this class, I am willing to share my passion and knowledge of music with you. All I am asking in return is to bring your favorite topics in music history, sheet music and recordings!
Music history · Music theory · Sound (music)
John - León, Spain$29
Trusted teacher: The course is aimed at any aspiring learner of modern piano, jazz, blues and whoever wants to take their first steps in the world of modern music. The classes go through a deep study of improvisation, composition and free creation through the keyboard, sheet music reading, ear tuning, musical theory and harmony, notions of the history of western and African-American music, depending on the route. , level and wishes of the student.
Piano · Music theory · Music history
Ilona - Melbourne, Australia$64
Trusted teacher: I specialise in teaching Music Theory and Harmony, as well as reading scores. My goal is to create a strong base of knowledge which each student can use in critical thinking in the future. I assign homework and explain everything that needs to be repeated, in order to ensure that the students have absorbed all of the information. I follow ABRSM, AMEB, Berkeley and my own music theory programs. Either you are a totally new person to music, you have been playing guitar or you want to get more deep knowledge of Music Theory and Harmony - I will share with you my knowledge and will help you to get to your goal.
Music theory lessons · Music theory · Music history
I have a Higher Degree in singing. The objective of my classes is for the student to find their own voice and know how to get the best out of it, while being able to sing with maximum comfort and in a healthy way. In my classes I propose to start with breathing exercises and vocalizations to warm up the voice and practice different aspects in isolation. Afterwards, the class focuses on working on a repertoire that motivates the student, that is appropriate for their voice and also helps them improve their abilities.
Voice (music) · Music theory · Music history
Raúl - Ixelles-Elsene, Belgium$50
Trusted teacher: Professional saxophonist eager to teach and work to bring out the best version of yourself! The lessons are intended for all levels, children or adults. We follow a working method where you will continuously and deeply develop your musicality, way of playing, expressiveness and technique. -------------------------------------------------- ---------------------- Raúl is a Spanish saxophonist who finished his MASTER DIDACTIC in 2018 in the Ecole Supérieure des Arts in Mons. Before, he also followed a MASTER of INTERPRETATION at the Royal Conservatory of Brussels (2015-2017) in the class of Alain Crepin and Simon Diricq. He studied at the "Musikene" (Higher Conservatory of Music of the Basque Country) with Eric Devallon, Tomás Jérez, Antonio Felipe Belijar and Miguel Ángel Lorente. Passionate about multidisciplinary artistic creation, he thinks of mixing all the arts in the same show as an aesthetic finality. We could observe this type of research in his project for his final master's recital in Brussels where he created a project based on Maslow's hierarchy of human needs theory where he mixes live, recorded, music and music. dance, play of light and effects under the name of: “according to Maslow…” In his career as a concert artist, he has played in different ensembles (solo, duo, trio, quartet, orchestra performances, etc.) and in different countries such as Japan (Artisanal music fair “Suono Italia” 2010), Belgium (Festival Musiq3 2016 ), Artonov Festival at BOZAR in 2016…), France (Dax chamber music festival 2011) or Spain (“Quincena Musical” music festival 2015, Aste Nagusia 2015, Heineken Jazzaldia 2014, Kutxa Festival 2015, Intercentros Melómano 2010).
Saxophone · Music theory · Music history
Ewa - Rome, Italy$49
Trusted teacher: Ciao, Mi chiamo Ewa e abito a Roma da più di 12 anni e suono il violino da ca. 30 anni. Mi sono diplomata presso Istituti di Musica in Polonia e Conservatori di Santa Cecilia a Roma e a quello di Palermo. Insegno il violino a bambini, ragazzi ed adulti di tutte le età da più di 20 anni. Il mio studio si trova in zona San Pietro (vicino alla stazione di treno San Pietro). Ricerche scientifiche affermano che chi suona il violino sviluppa entrambi gli emisferi cerebrali mentre normalmente se ne sviluppa in genere principalmente solo uno Inoltre suonare il Violino puo’ anche offrire varie possibilita’ nella vita: forse voi stessi o vostro figlio/a avete del vero talento e nessuno ancora lo sa. Chiamatemi anche solo per saperne di più e vi darò tutte le informazioni. Riassumendo questo che offro sono: LEZIONI DI VIOLINO PER BAMBINI, RAGAZZI ED ADULTI DI TUTTE LE ETA’ E DI TUTTI I LIVELLI (Le lezioni possono svolgersi in italiano, polacco, inglese o tedesco) Attraverso la pratica sullo strumento, supportata dall’uso di libri didattici e brani di repertorio, lo studente inizia il percorso con lo studio dell’arco, del suono, dell’uso delle dita, della lettura delle note sul pentagramma, della posizione della mano sulla tastiera, l'affinamento della lettura. Un approccio strutturato e aperto allo studio del violino, ti permetterà da subito di iniziare a suonare delle piacevoli melodie… Per gli studenti principianti offro il mio aiuto per l'acquisto dello strumento adatto e do tutti i consigli necessari su altre cose (spalliera, corde, pece, leggio, ecc.) da acquistare. PROGRAMMA PER I PRINCIPIANTI * Corretta posizione di tenuta del violino * Corretta posizione di tenuta dell’archetto * Studio a corde vuote * Riconoscimento dei valori di durata delle note e della pause, lavoro sul ritmo * L’uso dell’archetto al tallone, al centro e alla punta * Studio delle dinamiche * L’uso delle dita della mano sinistra: il primo dito, il secondo dito, il terzo dito ed il quarto dito * Lettura dello spartito in associazione con quanto suonato al violino * Tecniche di base dell’uso dell’archetto * Scale e arpeggi ad una ottava * La scale in prima posizione PROGRAMMA PER GLI INTERMEDI * Tecniche di uso della mano sinistra: vibrato, trillo ecc. * Scale ed arpeggi a due e tre ottave * Le posizioni dalla II alla VII * Esercizi per i cambi di posizioni * Studio dei brani musicali di media difficoltà tecnica e musicale * Lavoro sulla varietà degli stili musicali PROGRAMMA PER GLI AVANZATI * Scale e arpeggi a tre ottave * Corde doppie * Studio approfondito del repertorio Barocco, Classico e Romantico * Preparazione per gli esami per ottenere le Certificazioni delle Royal Schools of Music * Preparazione per le audizioni per entrare al conservatorio e alle orchestre giovanili * Potenziamento e sviluppo delle capacità espressive e creative personali degli allievi. * Approfondimento delle competenze interpretative. VIOLINO BAROCCO Questo corso e’ rivolto agli studenti di musica antica di tutti livelli, interessati alla musica barocca e alla sua prassi esecutiva, come anche a tutti i violinisti interessati ad avvicinarsi e a conoscere il mondo della musica antica. Durante il corso lavoreremo sui seguenti aspetti: * Corretta posizione di tenuta del violino * Corretta posizione di tenuta dell’archetto e conoscenza approfondita della tecnica della mano destra * Sviluppo della tecnica d’arco, conoscenza basilare della legge delle arcate * Primi approcci con il repertorio polifonico per violino solo * Esecuzione di composizioni di vari livelli di difficoltà per violino solo e per violino e basso continuo utilizzando fonti manoscritte o a stampa dell’epoca barocca * Conoscenza basilare delle principali scuole violinistiche dell’epoca barocca e delle loro caratteristiche stilistiche. * Potenziamento e sviluppo delle capacità espressive e creative personali degli allievi. * Approfondimento delle competenze interpretative del repertorio tra XVII e XVIII secolo * Ornamentazione e improvvisazione con lo strumento LEZIONI COLLETTIVE DI MUSICA DA CAMERA/MUSICA D’INSIEME Le lezioni di Musica da camera nascono con la finalità di creare e strutturare uno spazio di socializzazione nel fare musica insieme e sono rivolte a tutti coloro che suonano uno strumento musicale o cantano, ad ogni livello di preparazione ed esperienza. L’iscrizione ai corsi è aperta sia a singoli strumentisti che a gruppi musicali già formati, di diversi generi e stili musicali. I gruppi di musica da camera sono formati in base alle personali esperienze, interessi musicali e preparazione degli allievi, al fine di creare gruppi il più possibile omogenei. C’e’ la possibilità di creare gruppi di violinisti per affrontare repertori cameristici per soli violini. I LABORATORI (2-3 giorni) DI MUSICA ANTICA PER VIOLINISTI MODERNI E BAROCCHI 3-4 volte all’anno ci saranno i laboratori di musica antica organizzati durante i weekend per dare la possibilità agli studenti del livello intermedio ed avanzato di lavorare intensamente sia al repertorio strumentale che a quello da camera. I laboratori sono aperti sia ai musicisti di musica antica con strumenti con montatura antica (arco barocco e corde di budello) che anche a studenti che usano strumenti moderni. Durante i laboratori affronteremo il repertorio che include il periodo tra il XVII e il XVIII secolo
Violin · Music theory lessons · Music history
Lise - The Hague, Netherlands$65
Trusted teacher: Learning to read musical notes and get to know music in a fun way. This lesson is determined by the need and age group of the student - from musical games and music appreciation and beginner note reading and music-making, to dealing with musical material and musical analysis. I am a composer of music (classical, acoustic and electronic) who deal with music in many shapes and forms. I hold a Master degree in Composition from the Royal Conservatory The Hague. I love teaching and I have taught everything from ensemble playing for toddlers who do not read notes, to music theory, analysis and music philosophy to undergrad university students.
Music theory lessons · Music history
Trusted teacher: Very dynamic musical language classes for all levels! Music music theory, intonation, theory and history classes are offered. Music classes are also offered for elementary and secondary levels. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact me!
Music theory · Music teacher training · Music history
Alan - Groningen, Netherlands$48
Trusted teacher: Music Theory for all levels. Either you are just starting or you want to strengthen some subjects, these classes are tailor-made for your needs. I can teach: - Music theory for all levels. (Analysis, notation, history) - Composition and arrangement for all levels. (Harmony, melody, composing processes, orchestration) - Ear training and solfeggio. (Melody, rhythm, memory, and coordination) I can help you to take the ARBSM theory examinations (Grades 1-8) and Associate and Licentiate diplomas.
Music composition · Music history · Music theory
Paula - Barcelona, Spain$31
Trusted teacher: Have you always liked music but would like to understand more than what your ear catches? Do you want your child to read a score or learn to play an instrument? Do your daughters ask you for music classes? Whatever your situation, we will find the best option for you. I offer music awareness classes for children (learn by playing), musical language for any age, music history classes to get to know a little beyond Mozart ... my experience teaching (almost ten years) and my training as a musician ( graduated and two official masters) has given me the tools to work music from multiple perspectives and with different objectives, always with rigor and respect.
Music theory · Music teacher training · Music history
Emanuele - Brussels, Belgium$29
Trusted teacher: I am a professional musician and an experienced teacher formed in Italy and Belgium. CLARINET I offer online clarinet lessons for any age and level, in various styles such as Classical, Jazz or Folk. We will cover musical interpretation and the instrument technique helping you to understand how the clarinet works and to produce a beautiful sound. I will introduce you to a simple and effective study method that will allow you to reach your most ambitious goals. The class can be structured based on your needs, goals and learning curve, everyone is a little different, this is why the study program will be personalised in order to learn in a light, fun and effective way. MUSIC THEORY: In this course, we will look behind the scene and have a complete understanding of how music works, as well as essential musician skills like reading music. KEY READING AND RHYTHM: From reading the first notes on the staff to advanced, contemporary notation, you will learn to read music fast with personalised exercises and study material. EAR TRAINING: I will teach you to recognise sounds like you recognise colours.
Music theory · Music history · Clarinet
Trusted teacher: Journey through the rich tapestry of music history and musicology with me, a dedicated educator and professional pianist with 15 years of experience. Whether you're a history enthusiast, a music student, or just curious about the stories behind the melodies, I'm here to be your guide. What You Can Expect: - Tailored Learning: My teaching philosophy is all about understanding your unique interests and goals. Whether you're passionate about a specific era, a particular composer, or exploring the lesser-known aspects of music history, we'll craft a learning path that suits your preferences. - Diverse Musical Insights: Beyond the traditional canon and well-known composers, I'm a strong advocate for diving into the world of obscure historical curiosities, hidden gems, and lesser-known composers. We'll journey into the unconventional and lesser-explored facets of music history. - Lectures and Conferences: Drawing from my experience presenting at conferences and giving lectures on lesser-known historical composers and broader music history topics, I'll provide you with in-depth insights and engaging discussions. - All Ages and Levels Welcome: Whether you're a budding musicologist or simply a music lover, my lessons are designed to accommodate all ages and skill levels. We can explore music history from the basics to advanced topics, as per your preferences. - Flexible Learning Approach: I'm attentive to what you enjoy and what your specific goals are. Whether you want to delve into the Baroque period, explore the evolution of jazz, or uncover the peculiarities of music history, I'm here to make learning enjoyable and enlightening. Unlock the Secrets of Music History: Let's embark on a captivating journey through time, unraveling the stories, cultures, and innovations that have shaped our musical heritage. Whether you're curious about the classics or intrigued by the unconventional, I'm here to make music history a fascinating exploration. Your adventure into the world of music history begins here. Reach out, and let's start uncovering the hidden treasures of our musical past together!
Trusted teacher: Hi, I am Anna! I am a 23-year-old composer studying at the Royal Conservatory in The Hague. If you: - have ideas for short pieces, but you don't have the tools to write them down. - are considering studying composition at a conservatory but you need some preparation. - would always wanted to learn the basics of music theory and counterpoint, but it seemed so hard. - just want to have fun and write music. You are in the right place! FOR BEGINNERS: - listening and analyzing pieces together from all the music history periods - getting familiar with basic music theory and history - learning about the instruments and how to write for them - getting familiar with the piano, learn to play it (if the student prefers) - giving feedback on the own works - helping to create more and more complex compositions - after the first lesson, you will be able to start writing your first compositions FOR INTERMEDIATES: - learning different approaches of compositional techniques from early music to contemporary - instrumentation, music history, counterpoint, jazz, and classical theory (if the student prefers) - analyzing pieces together from all the music history periods, concerning form, instruments, social aspects - helping with creating own pieces, giving feedback to existing pieces
Music composition · Music theory lessons · Music history
Trusted teacher: Humans have invented three ways of exploring life: philosophy, religion and art. For me, music is the most effective one, as it works in time and it is in time how we perceive life. As a musician or a young composer you will need to equip yourself with the right tools in order to explore the world of music. I have designed my courses as a practical and deep guide made for young composers and musicians. Except from regular music lessons, I teach to people who they wish to study in Dutch Conservatories or in Music Academies and/or Universities abroad. Courses: - Music Composition Are you a creative mind? Are you ready to implement your musical ideas? In this course you will learn how to compose for instruments of you preference, composition techniques and basic rules of orchestration and instrumentation. I will guide you based on your compositional ideas and concepts in order to materialise the music that you have imagined. - Music Theory The focus of this course is to learn how theory and harmony function through a musical piece. Whatever your instrument is, having knowledge on classical harmony, will give you much more confidence in your performance. - Music History Learning the historic background of our musical legacy helps us to understand more in depth the musical languages and aesthetics of the past decades/centuries. In this course we will focus on important historic moments when important composers formed significant changes through the centuries. We will discuss what were these changes were about and what impact had for the next generations. - Orchestration - Instrumentation In this course you will learn how the notes work together. During our lessons you will be aware on how the great masters like Beethoven or Mozart created the masterpieces that we are still listening in concert halls.
Music theory · Music history · Music composition
Trusted teacher: Music Education Teacher and French Horn Teacher teaches music with a personalized methodology depending on each student to advance musical knowledge in a very dynamic way. Wide range of musical resources to learn music and evolve in the musical field.
Music teacher training · French horn · Music history
Irene - Madrid, Spain$38
Trusted teacher: Tanto si eres un músico experimentado como un principiante, en esta clase aprenderás a tocar el piano de una manera relajada pero exigente que te ayudará a mejorar y alcanzar tus metas. Soy un profesora de piano joven pero con experiencia y entusiasta, he dedicado toda mi vida a la creación musical y es mi pasión transferir este conocimiento a otras personas. He tenido muchos alumnos privados de todas las edades y niveles y he trabajado en varias academias de música. Mi especialidad es la música clásica, pero también puedo enseñar otros estilos de música (pop, jazz, minimal...), aunque me gusta mezclarlos todos para tener una visión y un repertorio más amplios. Las clases de teoría musical, solfeo, armonía, contrapunto e historia de la música también están disponibles por separado para un enfoque más detallado, ¡pero también aprenderás sobre ellas cuando toques el piano! Todas las edades y niveles son bienvenidos, ¡nunca es demasiado tarde para comenzar a aprender algo nuevo!
Keyboard (music) · Music theory lessons · Music history
Maria - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates$52
Trusted teacher: I am passionate about teaching music, and developing in you the love of learning music. Our class is going to be fun and interactive! You are going to learn everything about music, including rhythm, sight reading solfeggio, notation, listening, music appreciation, etc. If you want to go further you can ask to learn about the Western music history. Classes are going to be personalized according to your demands and request. All ages are welcome to learn music with me, and special classes are designed for blind people.
Music theory lessons · Children's music · Music history