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Creative Expression through Music for Piano/Guitar/Voice & other instruments

This class helps you to access your own innate creativity through musical expression and composition with the instrument of your choosing. We will work using basic foundations of music theory and technique, applying these to your own style, interpreting songs, improvising and composing your own melodies.

My own training and practice focuses on multi-instrumental and interdisciplinary improvisation, songwriting and creative play, and I like to bring these aspects into my lessons. I believe we all have the ability to create, and it is my goal to help you to access that from the very beginning of your musical journey.

Classes can be adapted for your own individual goals, aspirations and abilities, and this course is intended for all levels from beginners to professionals.

Location

Online via webcam

General info

Skills:
Guitar:
Acoustic, Blues, Classical, Folk, Indie & alternative, Jazz, Pop, Punk, 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've been teaching classes on piano, guitar, and creative expression for most of my adult life, both one to one and in workshop settings. My classes cover a comprehensive overview of musical styles, adapting to meet your goals and influences.

My own training and practice focus on improvisation, songwriting and creative play, and I like to bring these aspects into my lessons. In this way, we work not only by learning the theoretical and technical elements of how to play music, but also how to create it ourselves. We all have innate creativity within us and it is my goal to help you to access that from the very beginning of your musical journey.

I believe that music-making should always be fun, and I aim to inspire self-motivation and the desire to develop in my lessons. The focus is therefore on creative play and enjoyment, engaging with the instrument in a way that is enjoyable and rewarding.

Education

Masters in Music, Newcastle University, Distinction | 2017-2018
Bachelor's in Music, Newcastle University, 1st | 2012-2016
ERASMUS year in Ethnomusicology, Conservatorio Superior de Música de Salamanca | 2014-2015

Experience / Qualifications

I am creatively active across the UK, playing improvised music, original songs, sound journeys, and composing for theatre/dance.

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If you are not satisfied after your first lesson, Apprentus will find you another instructor or will refund your first lesson.

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