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    DIRIGENT / CONDUCTING CLASS: Learn how to conduct an orchestra, band, choir or ensemble

    Leading a group of musicians. Conducting is a necessary part of every performance with an orchestra, a wind band, opera performances, a choir and even smaller groups. Would you like to grab the baton?

    I'm a specialist in the conducting of Contemporary Music, which requires a deep knowledge of the music and how it works. I can teach any interested student how to conduct any kind of group: do you want to become the conductor of your local wind band? Are you planning to start your own small orchestra and you want to know how to conduct it? We can work together on that, so you will learn, gradually, how to deal with all the required things to lead any group: the musical part itself, but also the group psychology, management, etc.

    Join this class and enjoy of making music!

    Location

    At teacher's location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
    At student's location: Around Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Online via webcam

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    General info

    Skills:

    Age:

    Teenagers (13-17 years old)
    Adults (18-64 years old)
    Seniors (65+ years old)

    Student level:

    Beginner
    Intermediate

    Duration:

    30 minutes
    45 minutes
    60 minutes

    The class is taught in:

    English, Spanish, Galician, Portuguese, French, Chinese, Dutch

    About Me

    Composer, pianist and conductor based, first in Maastricht (Netherlands), where he is studying a double master in Music Composition & Contemporary Music Conducting with Vykintas Baltakas, and now based in the beautiful and artistic city of Amsterdam.

    He has been part or collaborated with several groups and ensembles, like Ensemble IXOR, Vertixe Sonora Ensemble (Spain), Ensemble 88 (Netherlands), and also larger groups like the Banda Municipal de Música de A Coruña, Banda Sinfónica da Federación Galega de Bandas (Spain), and the Sinfonieorchester Aachen (Germany). He is also the founder member of the experimental piano group 4+1 Piano Ensemble.

    Iago took part in several music festivals and projects too: the “II Ciclo de música contemporánea MIHL-Sons XXI” (Lugo), “Espazo IXOR” and “Do Audible” (A Coruña), “II Xornadas de Música Contemporánea” (Santiago de Compostela), and several concerts and festivals in Maastricht.

    Currently he is living in Maastricht, studying the already mentioned double master, granted by the Fundación SGAE (Spanish General Society of Authors and Publishers). In the same time , as well as some other composition students at Conservatorium Maastricht, he is writing his own ópera “Cidade sen luz”, supported by the European Ópera Academy and the Conservatorium itself.

    Education

    MA on Music Composition - Conservatorium Maastricht
    MA on Contemporary Music Conducting - Conservatorium Maastricht
    MA on Cultural Services: Management of the Cultural Property - University of Santiago de Compostela
    BA on Piano Performance - Conservatorio Superior de Música de A Coruña

    Experience / Qualifications

    8 years as private teacher
    5 years teaching at the Escola de Música de Rianxo
    2 years teaching at Asociación Músico Cultural "Solfa (Santiago de Compostela)

    Granted by the SGAE Foundation (Spanish "General Society of Authors and Publishers")

    Courses and masterclasses:
    Several courses and masterclasses with prestigious musicians.
    -Piano: Katia Veekman, Andrej Pikul, Ivan Klansky, Iván Citera, Haruna Takebe...
    -Composition: Toshio Hosokawa, Ramón Lazkano, Vykintas Baltakas, Andrés Valero-Castells...
    -Conducting: Vykintas Baltakas, David Fiúza, Jan Cober...
    Piano, the instrument used by the romantics to make their most beautiful music, but also by the most experimental and modern composers to create their amazing music. Isn't it a great instrument to play? With more than 5 years of experience teaching in music schools and 8 years as a private piano teacher, I developed an efficient and "fun"-focusing way to teach how to play the instrument. Every student is different, so also the way to play and learn shall be different, which makes every single lesson special and rewarding. I also offer the possibility of teaching in groups: if you want to know more about this option. I hope I become the teacher you want and need!

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