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    Trumpet, Improvisation & Music Theory Lessons (Beginner and Intermediate)

    Did you ever hear a tune and you felt like you wanted to just play over it? Did you ever feel like you’d like to discover what makes a tune that special? I can help you to understand how music works and what makes it such an incredible art form!
    Listening to what you want and need, I can make a tailored plan with you on what you’d like to learn and get you going in the instrument and in your theory. Whether you’re a complete beginner of picking back the trumpet we can work together and make this journey as fun as possible.

    I teach Trumpet in the multiple styles that you might have come across - being jazz, salsa, disco, pop or funk. In case you’d like to learn more about how to improvise on the trumpet we can also tackle that and get you going, all while having fun! I teach all ages and from absolute beginner to Intermediate players.

    I speak English, Portuguese, Spanish, and I’m also taking my steps into learning Dutch, even though music is such a universal language. I live in Amsterdam and you can learn at my studio in NDSM, or I can come and meet where you are! It is also possible to arrange lessons in the center of Amsterdam, close to Centraal Station.

    About me? I’m Luso-american musician who moved to Amsterdam to study jazz trumpet at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam, where I’m currently finishing my bachelor degree. I started playing the trumpet when I was 9 years old, and since then my passion for music just kept on growing bigger. My main focus as a jazz musician was big band playing, where I’m specialised in lead trumpet playing, however I kept myself open to different styles being part of Afrobeat bands, playing in small formations, such as trios or just playing some groovin’ music from Earth Wind & Fire or Kool & The Gang.

    Extra information

    Bring your own mouthpiece.

    Location

    At teacher's location: Blue Brain IT, Kraanspoor, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    At student's location: Around Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Online via webcam

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    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
    Duration:
    30 minutes
    60 minutes
    The class is taught in:English, Portuguese, Spanish

    About Me

    About me? I’m Luso-american musician who moved to Amsterdam to study jazz trumpet at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam, where I’m currently finishing my bachelor degree. I started playing the trumpet when I was 9 years old, and since then my passion for music just kept on growing bigger. My main focus as a jazz musician was big band playing, where I’m specialised in lead trumpet playing, however I kept myself open to different styles being part of Afrobeat bands, playing in small formations, such as trios or just playing some groovin’ music from Earth Wind & Fire or Kool & The Gang.

    Education

    (Finishing) Bachelor in Jazz Trumpet at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam.
    Bachelor in Audiovisual and Multimedia in Lisbon.
    High-school degree in Visual Arts - Painting.

    Experience / Qualifications

    During the time here in Amsterdam I had the opportunity to play in bands such as Jan Molenaar Big Band, Amsterdam Funk Orchestra, Jong Metropole and MB Bigband.
    During my study years in the Conservatorium I also did a minor in Music Education, being one of the subjects that sparked a lot of interest in me.

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