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A holistic Approach to Learning Piano, improv and Musical Theory

Seeking lessons in Piano, jazz improvisation, composition studies, band-arranging, musical theory, ear-training, rhythmic strengthening? Do you need help/advice in entering a music conservatory, preparing for an exam or audition?

With 12 years of teaching experience and many years of public performance I'm offering specifically tailored individual or group lessons to students of all ages, background and experience level. I'm currently studying at the Rytmisk Musikkonservatorium (Copenhagen)

OPEN TO ONLINE OR IN-PERSON SESSIONS

Study Background:

Advanced Post Graduate Degree in Composition – Rhythmic Music Conservatory – 2020-2022
Masters in Jazz Piano Performance – Rhythmic Music Conservatory, Conservatoire de Paris, Jazz Institut Berlin – 2020.
CAC grant funding for individual lessons – Jean-Michel Pilc, Dan
Weiss, Prasanna – 2016-17
Studies in Carnatic rhythm – with Karaikudi S. Subramanian, 2015
RCM piano– grade 10 - 2009


Look forward to hearing from you!
Sincerely,
Matt

Location

At teacher's location: Copenhagen, Denmark
At student's location: Around Copenhagen, Denmark
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
Advanced

Duration:

30 minutes
45 minutes
60 minutes
90 minutes

The class is taught in:

English

About Me

With a passion for music I've been performing and teaching music for over 12 years. Originally from Vancouver, I've lived, studied and performed in places like South India, New York, Copenhagen, Paris, Berlin, Montréal, and South Africa.

People often describe me as a good listener, conscientious, kind, focused, someone who is always looking to learn. My lessons are specifically tailored for the student in question. Although I have many teaching tools, I like to work with the student and their particular goals to create lesson/learning strategies. This makes me very flexible in terms of the specifics of what we work on together.

Education

Advanced Post Graduate Degree in Composition – Rhythmic Music Conservatory – 2020-2022
Masters in Jazz Piano Performance – Rhythmic Music Conservatory, Conservatoire de Paris, Jazz Institut Berlin – 2020.
Bachelor in Jazz Performance - Capilano University - 2014

Experience / Qualifications

12 year of teaching experience for all ages and levels

Canada Council grant funding for piano and improvisation lessons – Jean-Michel Pilc, Dan
Weiss, Prasanna – 2016-17
Studies in Carnatic rhythm – with Karaikudi S. Subramanian, 2015
Royal Conservatory of Piano– grade 10 - 2009

Reviews (1)

Excellent introductory lesson, looking forward to many more!
Interested in learning the art of jazz piano and improvisation? Are you coming from a classical background and want to escape the page? Would you like to take a more intuitive approach to learning the piano? Would you like to learn how to play and communicate with other musicians and work on ear-training and rhythmic exercises? With 12 years of teaching experience and many years of public performance I'm offering specifically tailored individual or group lessons to students of all ages, background and experience level. I'm currently studying at the Rytmisk Musikkonservatorium (Copenhagen).

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