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Mariona - Brussels, Belgium$37
Trusted teacher: I'm a flutist who just ended the Master in Antwerp Conservatory obtaining high distinction result and I have experience on teaching flute from debutants (children or adults) until preparing audition for students who want to enter a conservatory. I also have experience on teaching solfège and for people interested on starting music (both flute and music theory). I can combine everything in one lesson. Nowadays, I'm studying the master pedagogic in Liege Conservatory I enjoy playing the flute together with the students and for debutants, as I also play the guitar, I can accompany them.
Transverse flute · Music theory · Music theory lessons
Eloy - United States$44
Trusted teacher: Have a you ever wanted to learn music theory? Or are you going college and you need help to do your homework? We can work together to take your music knowledge to levels you never imagine before. We can work on anything you need. How the tonal system works, how to harmonize any scale, how you have to write triad and 7th chords inversions for harmony analysis, chords functionality, secondary dominant, triton substitutions, modal music and much more.
Music theory lessons · Music theory · Music composition
Daniel - Paris, France$31
Trusted teacher: I am a multi-instrumentalist (saxophone, transverse flute, keyboard), composer and arranger (SACEM member since 2012), excellent improviser. This course will allow you quickly, whatever your instrument and your technical level, to understand and master the chord sequences and the articulation of musical language according to these sequences. In addition, you will learn the most frequent or rare harmonic structures used by composers. And, theory notwithstanding, you will learn to develop your ear to identify harmonic structures. This course also includes an introduction to the history of jazz.
Music theory · Music composition · Jazz music
Philip - Amsterdam, Netherlands$64
Trusted teacher: I'm offering lessons for anyone interested in learning how to improvise, regardless of the instrument you play or the style you would like to improvise in. Even if you have no or little theory knowledge yet, I have a way of getting you started with improvisation and then teaching you everything theoretical you need to know. Topics might include: - Improvising based on the melody of a song or simple motives - Common song forms for improvisation - Theory: Harmony, Rhythm, Ear Training - Jazz specific: Bebop and Modern language - Listening to and understanding solos of great improvisers
Jazz music · Music theory · Music composition
Ann - Budapest, Hungary$34
Trusted teacher: I graduated from the Franz Liszt Academy of Music and the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire with distinction of my Master degree. I am a highly experienced and creative tutor who enjoys teaching all levels. I design lesson-plans depending on different levels, interests, and abilities in tailoring each lesson to my student's individual needs. More than 10 years teaching experiences, used to be Piano/ Music Theory/ Aural-training/ Sight-reading teacher at Music school in London. I have also prepared students for IGCSE and ABRSM examinations. Whether you wish to take graded examinations or just play for fun, please feel free to get in touch! :-)
Piano · Music theory · Keyboard (music)
Trusted teacher: Hello and welcome to my music studio! It is absolutely fabulous that you are interested in music, and I hope you have lots and lots of fun with it! However, diving into the wonders of the piano/keyboard can be a bit overwhelming... and that is where I come in! This course is for anyone from complete beginners to advanced students, from lessons that focus completely on classical music to lessons that include or focus on the basics of jazz/pop. If you like to sing, we can also work on the basics of jazz/pop vocal, so you can learn to accompany yourself at the piano. In our lessons, technique will be an inherent part of the training, as well as analysis, basic music theory, and efficient ways of practicing music. If that all sounds good to you, then please reach out to me and we can start ASAP! Lessons can be in English or Dutch. So who am I? In a nutshell, I am a professional pianist, vocalist, lyricist and blogger. Since 2014, I have taught in various music schools, teaching piano, ensemble, jazz vocal, and solfege. On a more elaborate note, I obtained my Master of Arts in classical piano, summa cum laude, at the Royal Conservatory of Ghent (KASK) in 2017, and studied as a Fulbrighter at Indiana University Jacobs School of Music in Bloomington USA during the 2019-2020 academic year. Every day, I strive to become a better musician and person, and I aim to transfer that passion to my students.
Keyboard (music) · Jazz music · Music theory
Gina - The Hague, Netherlands$44
Trusted teacher: Are you dreaming of playing the piano? Do you want to play FASTER, STRONGER and sound like a PRO? Do you like to play pop music or you're into classical training? Are you a beginner and trying to take your first steps on the keyboard? Or maybe you are already a player and your goal is to improve your technical skills? Let's make your dreams come true! I will guide you and help you or your child to achieve your goals, like I have helped dozens of students before. A FEW WORDS ABOUT ME: My name is Gina and I am a piano and music theory teacher. I have been professionally teaching for more than 6 years and have guided children, teenagers and adults of EVERY age! I consider myself a musician in a more holistic way than just a pianist, having experienced also multiple other instruments such as the viola, the tampouras (traditional byzantine instrument), guitar and voice, as well as different choirs and orchestras. At the age of 21 I gained my first professional degree in music harmony from the Conservatory "EHOGENESIS" and one year later in the classical piano from the Conservatory of Saint-Dimitris. Meanwhile, I was accepted in "The Royal Conservatory" of The Hague, to continue more advanced piano studies. Now I live, study and teach piano in The Hague AND online! The construction of the lessons is tailored on each student's needs and wishes. I choose pieces and exercises from different books, while guiding the students on practising songs that they personally like. I also provide basic music theory notes and knowledge, to help with the understanding of the piano and music in general. Every lesson is an opportunity to learn something new and my goal as your teacher is to help you pursue your passion and bring out the BEST in you! *For the students who want to understand deeper the music, I am also teaching music theory as a separate class. Thanks for your interest and see you soon!!
Piano · Music theory
Katia - Etterbeek, Belgium$52
Trusted teacher: Violinist born in Moscow, graduated from Moscow Tchaikovsky conservatory, Konservatorium Wien and conservatoire royal de Bruxelles (with distinction), gives lessons of violin playing and solfege in english, french or german in the center of Brussels (Place Jourdan, Etterbeek). -------------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------ Will I graag viool leren spelen? Dan ben je aan het juiste adres! Professionele muzikant met veel ervaring als viool leerkracht met een diploma van het Conservatorium van Moskau "PI Tsjaikovski", Musik und Kunst Privatuniversität der Stadt Wien en Koninlijk Conservatorium Brussel; Ik bied mijn service aan mensen die op elk level geïnteresseerd zijn in viool spelen. Aarzel nit om contact met mij op te nemen. Ik spreek Engels, Duits, Frans, Russisch en envoudig Neederlands. Locatie: Place Jourdan, Etterbeek Brussel -------------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------- Muscovite violinist, graduated from Tschaikovsky Conservatory in Moscow, Vienna Conservatory and Royal Conservatory of Brussels (with distinction), gives violin lessons for children, adults and adolescents. Music lessons for children 1-4 years old in the form of a small concert. Courses in English, French, German or Russian. Lessons in Etterbeek (Place Jourdan) or online by webcam. -------------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------------- --------------------------------
Children's music · Music theory · Violin
Ngoc - Etterbeek, Belgium$57
Trusted teacher: I am a Vietnamese pianist and I would love to share nice music to you with a friendly environment. I have finished my Master in piano specialisation in Royal Conservatory of Liège, and now I'm following piano accompaniment in Royal Conservatory of Brussels. Giving concerts, making some recording, working in both classical and contemporary music, and with more than 10 years of experience in teaching, I would be happy to share all my knowledge and enjoy the music together!
Piano · Music theory
Trusted teacher: I am a graduate of the Royal College of Music in London, where I lived for 12 years. Individual lessons enables me to tailor and adapt my teaching to every pupil's needs; helping them to gain the skills that each individual requires. I cover many styles such as classical, baroque, romantic, XX Century, contemporary, pop, jazz and film music. I have prepared and entered pupils entry exams/auditions of conservatoires and music colleges around Europe as well as for composition competitions as I have won more then 30 awards myself and have been an adjudicator of some composition competitions. I was also a professor in the Music faculty at Madrid's 'University Centre TAI', the Trinity Music Academy in London and The Conservatoire of Barcelona I am a member of both, the Royal Society of Arts and of the Incorporated Society of Musicians in London and have written 3 operas, film music and symphonic works that have been performed by over 40 professionals orchestras around the World. Please notice at the moment I can only offer these lesson through Skype; I have already done it with pupils from many different countries around the World.
Music composition · Music theory lessons · Music theory
Bastien - Brussels, Belgium$31
Trusted teacher: [ENGLISH, SEE BELOW] A music theory course for anyone who wants to start with a solid foundation in music, or for an already advanced musician who wants to go further. This course is also perfect for an academy or conservatory student who wishes to prepare for the music theory exam. Despite the fact that this is a so-called theoretical course, everything that is seen will first be worked on in a musical context and experienced by the student in order to be assimilated. The theoretical explanations will follow from it by itself. On the program (student's choice) - Ear training (knowing how to rewrite melodies with one or more voices, chords, etc.) - Note readings in one or more keys - Rhythm readings, polyrhythmic work - Encryption and recognition of agreements, - Transposition. This musical theory lesson suits to every level, from the one who wants to learn how to read music to the one who wants to know more about chords, transposition or polyrythms. This lesson is also perfect for a student who wants to prepare an examination. In despite the fact I called these lesson "Musical theory", it is firstly about understanding the music. And that can only be possible by ... doing music. So be aware that we will be singing, playing chords, clapping rhythms, ... My purpose is that the student understand by himself first, then the theory will come naturally. What we can do during a lesson (student can choose): - Ear training (Learn to catch a melody of one or several voices and write it down by ear, recognizing chords, recognizing rhythms, ...) - Rythmical work: learn to clap different rhythms in different time signatures. Also included polyrythms. - Key reading, in one or several keys. - Transposition (learn how to read a flute sheet while you're playing trumpet, ..)
Sara - Ghent, Belgium$39
Trusted teacher: Do you want to learn to play violin? Do you need reinforcement lessons? Do you need help to prepare an exam or an audition? Here you will find your place! It is never too early or too late to learn. Therefore, no matter how old you are, I have experience with students of all ages! Each class will be adapted to the interests and goals of the students. Do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions! Hope to see you soon :)
Violin · Music theory
Noel - Zurich, Switzerland$63
Trusted teacher: ENG: Any level of knowledge, any age, and any musical style is welcome here! If You have a desire to play accordion, don´t hesitate to contact me! Learn from an award-winning professional accordion player with five years of teaching experience. See You soon! GER: Jeder Kenntnisstand, jedes Alter und jede Musikrichtung ist hier willkommen! Wenn Sie Lust haben, Akkordeon zu spielen, zögern Sie nicht, mich zu kontaktieren! Lernen Sie von einem preisgekrönten professionellen Akkordeonspieler mit fünf Jahren Unterrichtserfahrung. Seh dich bald!
Accordion · Music theory · Keyboard (music)
Deborah - Amstelveen, Netherlands$27
Trusted teacher: During this course the children playfully learn the basics of music making, such as rhythm, pitch and musical notation. The following teaching methods are used: singing, tapping rhythm, listening to music and playing chimes, ocarina (a small wind instrument), recorder and keyboard. In this course children can learn basics of music, such as rhythm, notes, listening and playing using different kind of (small) instruments and keyboard / piano.
Children's music · Singing · Music theory
Wym - Utrecht, Netherlands$38
Trusted teacher: Keyboard lesson, piano lesson, organ lesson, composition lesson from an experienced keyboard player and composer. That's all possible at Wym. He has been teaching children and adults for fifteen years. He is affiliated with Music Education Middennederland in Amersfoort and gives private lessons at home in the center of Utrecht. Due to circumstances now changed via Skype. If it pleases permanently.
Piano · Keyboard (music) · Music theory
Alex - Rotterdam, Netherlands$54
Trusted teacher: Alex has a bachelor's degree from the Rotterdam Codarts conservatory. Besides that he also obtained a diploma in pedagogy at the Amsterdam conservatory. This combination makes it possible for Alex to convey his knowledge of music to his students in a pleasant way. Alex has enough experience, he has more than 10 years of experience in teaching music in music in Rotterdam and its surroundings. He has gained this experience by giving private lessons and classes at various music schools. Alex excels in providing acoustic guitar lessons and music theory lessons. If you are looking for the best guitar lessons in the Rotterdam area, then Alex is the right address. Read more on his website to get an impression of the lessons and the teacher. 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.
Guitar · Music theory · Ukulele
Clarisse - Brussels, Belgium$29
Trusted teacher: The flute is a very delicate and "light" instrument but is much more than that! With this lessons I want to share my knowledge about this amazing instrument. I will adapt myself to the level of the different students and will also adjust my way of teaching. We can work on sound, embochure, posture, music theory, studies and for sure melodies and even duets! I have experience in different styles such as barroque music, classical, romantic, comtemporary, chôrinho, etc ... (we can choose what fits you better, or maybe do them all!). I also play the piccolo, wich would be a nice "candy" for you to try on, if you dont play it already. The main goal after all, is that you are comfortable and excited to explore and learn new things while having fun!
Transverse flute · Music theory
Ryo - Berlin, Germany$20
Trusted teacher: Ukulele tuition from complete beginners to advanced. (Electric & Acoustic Guitar tuition is also available) "Any songs" ・Justin Bieber - As Long As You Love Me ・Taylor Swift - We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together ・Oasis - Don't Look Back In Anger etc. "Any Styles" ・Rock・Blues・ Jazz・Funk(Groove)・Classical Guitar etc. "Whatever Licks and Other Techniques" ・Strumming patterns ・Hammer-ons ・Pull-offs ・Sheet Music ・Voice Training for the guitarist etc. Lesson 1: ・Turning ・How to hold the guitar / Plectrum ・How to put your fingers in order ・Single note melodies etc. Lesson 2: ・Open Chords ・Strumming patterns ・Guitar diagrams / Tab etc. Lesson 3: ・Record your guitar playing ・Capo / transposing ・Power Chords etc. Lessons are always for students and will be tailored to you. it's not brain surgery. it's going to be a lot of fun and move up to next level. I can travel to your house or you come to my place. Also Skype lesson would be available. Any further questions, please feel free to ask. Thanks for reading and look forward to working with you. You can't afford to miss it!!
Ukulele · Guitar · Music theory
Laura - Colombia$15
Trusted teacher: I teach you to read the scores with your voice. We are going to learn to sing scales, arpeggios and intervals, and to identify them on the staff to read them. We will also see what is the key signature, the tones and the modes. As everything is sung, we will detach the two mechanisms: the chest voice and the head voice, and we will tune the ear.
Music theory · Singing
James - The Hague, Netherlands$38
Trusted teacher: I'm a 28-year old guitarist and composer based in Den Haag, teaching electric and acoustic guitar, in combination with music theory (if that is of interest to the student). 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 touched a guitar before, up to advanced players who are looking for new challenges). 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 have fun with playing the guitar 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 guitarist ranges from classical guitar studies, to playing electric guitar in rock bands, as well as experience as an improviser, performer of notated contemporary classical compositions, creator and performer of ambient and electronic music. I also am very experienced in ambient and electronic-influenced guitar music, which has given me an in depth knowledge also of the guitar in combination with technology such as guitar effects, computer software and multichannel setups which expand the audio palette of the guitar. 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 even some experience in beat-making. 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 like and the things you want to learn, and I build my lessons around that. I've taught students everything from post-rock, to metal, to K-Pop to Nepalese songs... This way the student gets to explore music on their terms, and not based on a pre-decided set of songs or exercises. Alongside this I bring exercises and other songs that help build around the skills we learn through your songs, and help you develop the techniques needed for you to learn to play the music you love. Whatever music excites you I encourage you to bring it to our lesson, as this also gives me a chance to discover some new music ! What's more, depending on your interest, we can also explore music theory, ideas on composition and songwriting, even the basics of how to record your own songs at home. For experienced players: If you are an experienced player looking for new challenges and new perspectives, my wide ranging knowledge of music in a large spectrum of music will help you push your playing and knowledge of music into new worlds ! Topics of our more advanced lessons could include: in depth exploration of the possibilities of guitar pedals, using Ableton live with the electric guitar, reading scores, writing scores, exploring extended guitar techniques, using multi-amp setups, recording your own songs, playing contemporary classical works that include the electric guitar, exploring finger picking, using alternative guitar tunings, going deeper into music theory, exploring genres you haven't heard of (ranging from classical, to experimental, to free jazz, to electronic music)
Guitar · Music theory · Music composition
Maude - Lausanne, Switzerland$69
Trusted teacher: I hold a Master in Classical Violin Pedagogy, issued by the Haute Ecole de Musique de Lausanne and I offer violin lessons for all ages and for all levels! Different styles of music possible: classical, klezmer, jazz, Irish, pop music, covers of all kinds, improvisation, etc. I also have a second Masters in improvisation and composition from the Lucerne Conservatory of Music. I offer you a friendly experience of discovery and deepening of your musical and instrumental skills, in order to be able to play the violin with pleasure and comfort. I teach according to the principles of the Alexander Techniques, a bodily and mental technique that allows you to practice music in a physiologically intelligent and mentally coherent way, which ensures you a thoughtful, pleasant and physically balanced learning of the violin! I have experience in teaching children and adults alike and supervise you in a personalized way, according to your needs. I look forward to meeting you!
Children's music · Violin · Music theory
Nicholas - Ghent, Belgium$31
Trusted teacher: These classes are open to curious musicians of all levels who wish to delve into music theory. The topics of the lessons can vary depending on the goals and interests of the student. Usually I try to integrate the student's instrument into the lessons, so that the theoretical topics find direct practical application, thanks to short improvisation / composition exercises. As a researcher and performer, I pay a lot of attention to different music styles from the Middle Ages, from classical music to jazz. Even people with no knowledge of musical notation or instrument are welcome! My classes are suitable for musicians who plan to take an entrance exam for the Conservatory.
Music theory · Music history · Voice (music)
Dorian - Marseille, France$52
Trusted teacher: Whatever you want to play or sing, be a musician worthy of the name! Music theory is not an abstract, boring subject disconnected from the music you love! Certainly it has been for many, but it should not. Music theory is understanding the music you love, and so it's your musical wings. Methodology The course adapts to the artistic and psychological profile of the student, to the objectives and tastes of each repertoire. Objectives: sense of rhythm, of accuracy, but we can go deeper towards musical training with a more analytical understanding of a score, harmony, musical culture. I will adapt to your wishes, no obligation! But know that the so-called "music theory" is the great gateway to the wonderful world of music. Children or adults, welcome and without fear. It will always be a pleasure to share with you :-) See you soon ! course Professional musician and teacher for 15 years. Diploma of Musical Studies from the Nice and Perpignan conservatories, Gold medals of violin mention very well unanimously, chamber music, and musical training specialization. Some experiences: substitute violinist of the Nice and Cannes Philharmonic Orchestras, music theory teacher (group lessons) at CeDAC de Cimiez in Nice, violin teacher at the Cultural Center of Mandelieu-La-Napoule (06), violin, piano and music chamber at the Nice Academy of Music, violin, piano and musical training at Art at Tempo in Marseille, violin and piano at Mimet (13), violin at the Arpeggione school in Marseille. Violin, piano and music theory teacher at home since 2003. I have played in various orchestras in the department such as the Marseille Chamber Orchestra, Giocoso, the Azur Symphonic Orchestra, or with the Archets du Roy René as a solo violin. I also perform with the Cévennes Chamber Orchestra. I accompanied the violinist Didier Lockwood and the saxophonist Manu Dibango at the Cannes Midem jazz, and the singers of variety Calogero, Seal and Nolwenn at the NRJ Music Awards. Collaborations notably on the albums: L 'Amour Parfait by Cali, and Concertos de Vivaldi by trumpeter Bernard Soustrot under the baton of Daniel Tosi, Grand Prix of Rome. Today my two main activities are playing for weddings or concerts, and the pleasure of transmitting, teaching, and thereby always meeting new profiles, the two nourishing each other. Working under the micro-enterprise regime, and declared a Personal Services organization, benefit from a 50% reduction / tax credit (on all of your expenses) for the courses taking place at home. Whatever your income (cf. 1 ° and 2 ° of article L.7233-2 of the labor code, and article 199 sexdecies of the general code taxes). Feel free to contact me for more information.
Music theory lessons · Music theory · Music history
Adélie - Paris, France$27
Trusted teacher: Music theory is essential for any musical practice, regardless of the style. You will learn to read notes and rhythms, sing / speak / hit them, listen to them and recognize them in order to train your ear. This course can also be a support course or help with homework, in parallel with a course in conservatory or music school. The times indicated may change at the start of the September 2021 school year.
Music theory · Children's music · Music theory lessons