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Guitar lessons (all abilities) from Conservatory student

My name is Lucien, and I'm a student at Conservatorium Van Amsterdam. My versatile teaching style allows you to learn at your own pace in order to achieve your musical goals, whatever they may be. Whether you would like to learn to play your favourite songs, develop the skills necessary to play in a band, explore a different musical style or otherwise, I can help you make faster progress. My teaching can also offer the following services among many others:

- open and bar chords
- jazz 4 part, 5 part and 6 part chords
- chord substitutions and reharmonisation
- scales
- playing melodies on the guitar (with and without chords underneath)
- right and left hand technique
- improvisation and ear training
- music theory, music notation and tablature
- guitar as an accompanying instrument (for vocalists, saxophones etc.)
- solo guitar performance, alternating thumb and walking bass line techniques

Location

At teacher's location: Osdorper Ban, 1068 LR Amsterdam, Netherlands
At student's location: Around Amsterdam, Netherlands
Online via webcam

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General info

Skills:

Guitar:
Blues, Electric, Folk, Funk, Indie & alternative, Jazz, Jazz manouche, Pop, Rnb, Rock, Song & varieties

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
45 minutes
60 minutes

The class is taught in:

English

About Me

I am an experienced musician, having performed at reputable venues such as Amsterdam Blue Note and I am currently active on the Amsterdam Jazz scene. At Conservatorium Van Amsterdam I have studied with internationally acclaimed musicians including Jesse Van Ruller and Reinier Baas. As well as developing my playing skills, this has given me an insight on how to effectively teach my own students and help motivate them to achieve their goals.

I previously studied Engineering and still teach Maths, mainly to high school aged students, first in the UK, and now here in Amsterdam.

Education

Currently studying Bachelors of Music (BMus) Jazz Guitar at Conservatorium Van Amsterdam

Previously studied BEng Aeronautical Engineering, University of Bath, UK and Beaumont School, St Albans, UK

Experience / Qualifications

What can I say? I love playing music! My main goal is to inspire my students. I do this by tailoring each lesson to the specific needs of the student so that they do not lose touch with the joy of playing the instrument.
I am a BEng Aeronautical Engineering graduate from the University of Bath in the UK, currently living in Amsterdam. I have experience teaching in multiple disciplines and have developed my teaching style to achieve fast progress whilst keeping the student motivated. I am a native English speaker so there will be no language barrier in the way of explaining difficult concepts. In the UK i have taught high school aged students in preparation for their GCSE exams (equivalent of the VMBO-T diploma).

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  • Instructor since January 2019
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