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Piano lessons, from pop music to light classical music

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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).

Location

At teacher's location: De Wittenstraat, 1052 Amsterdam, Nederland

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General info

Skills:
Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
30 minutes
60 minutes
The class is taught in:Dutch, English

About Me

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I have taught all ages. I usually teach younger children (around 12-13 years old) using internet examples and well-known pop songs. Children can do that themselves but sometimes need a little help with the rhythm. Once that succeeds, the students are usually very enthusiastic.
I also teach jazz music with the help of American books. Improvising, timing, voicings, etc. Blues scale and triplet feeling are usually good elements for slightly older students who want to learn something about the older piano styles. A few years ago I recorded another Duke Ellington project with singer Deborah Carter.

Education

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Sweelinck Conservatory, Amsterdam. In addition, a lot of experience with guidance. From Astrid Seriese to Deborah Carter and Jeroen Willems. The latter was mainly in the theater.

Experience / Qualifications

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I worked at the music school Noord (Amsterdam) for a number of years. And also given lessons at the branch of the Muziekschool Centrum (Amsterdam) as well as substitute lessons in Nieuw-Vennep and Hoofddorp.
Because my work as a performing musician was so busy at the time that it was difficult to combine, I stopped doing that. I now occasionally teach a limited number of students.
Moreover, it has become less crowded, so I now have more time to teach.

Reviews (3)

I had my very first piano lesson, Leo explained the theories clearly, I got some notes to study further and we practiced together. It was fun and I'll continue piano lessons with him 😊
Had a good experience.
I bought a lesson as a present to my friend, and he loved it and he will continue with Leo

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