Singing for beginners and advanced ones (jazz, soul, r&b, pop)
Singing is a great way to express yourself in a most honest way. I teach how to find your own voice, how to understand music and how to improvise. Every lesson depends on the things the student wants to learn or get better at. I invite you to try my singing lessons and experience how music brightens your life. My lessons include: breathing vocal technique jazz/pop/r'n'b/free stylistics ear training improvisation if wanted: composition, music theory, music history, piano In person and/or online
Play only what you like! - Piano lessons for all levels and all styles
Music is Play! and everyone is it's own game. Read, understand and make only the music you like. I think if it isn't fun, it can't be music:) I studied a classical piano bachelor, and later a jazz master and a live electronics master. In the meantime, I have been teaching music. It's longer than 9 years now! Most of my students learn piano. With the starter ones, I use my own system to equally help them grow all the needed skills: body consciousness (to avoid lesions or bad habits), music theory (including writing and reading) and improvisation. Usually most songs are made of melody, chords and rhythm. From there, I can help you understand how a song works, how is it written, how does it translate to the piano... and voilá! You'll know the song by heart, and will be able to play it a bit different every time, because you won't be following a set of pre-imposed instructions. You will understand how a small system (a song) works. This way of learning can be applied to any song, from any century or style. Understanding is key! Play Chopin, write rock songs, play Monk, Bill Evans, the Beatles, make a lo-fi beat, play Beethoven, play the Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter and Star Wars, play video game music, play salsa! bachata and make people dance, laugh or cry. Music is very powerful! PD: I have also experience imparting electronic music lessons in Ableton Live and Max MSP, which is now a very important part of my professional practice. In case you are interested, it is also possible to mix the two worlds and create a any kind of path between piano, synths, beats and home studio techniques. Ask me anything, I'll tell you how I could help!
Piano teaching for my school subject /beginner-advanced/
My name is Anar and I'm from Mongolia. I'm a piano bachelor student at Codarts Rotterdam. Currently, I'm living in Breda. I've been playing piano for 17 years and have experience in teaching. I teach on all levels.
Guitar Teacher (Jazz/Latin/Rock/Blues), (Music Theory/Improvisation/Composition)!
My name is Stamatis. I am 26 years old and I have integrated Master's diploma with excellence from the Ionian University in Jazz guitar performance in Greece. I study Latin guitar in Codarts World music department. I play professionally as a leader in my own group and as a sideman in various others. I have worked with young children in private lessons and university students in group lessons and I strive for their creative personal development. Feel free to contact me and I am looking forward to playing together!
•Learn how to play saxophone, develop your musicality and build your own repertoire (for all kind of music and levels)
“Don't play the saxophone. Let it play you.” - Charlie Parker - Everyone of us has is own musicality, we have just to let her come out. The goal of my lesson is to let you discover how much fun and passion music can gives. Music has no age: you're never too young or too old to tell yourself through a musical instrument. If you love and recognize yourself in the warm sound of the saxophone then what are you waiting for!? Let's start this wonderful Music journey Together :) “Whatever you think can't be done, somebody will come along and do it.” – Thelonious Monk SAXOPHONE LESSON: To learn how to transfer your musical ideas into the saxophone is required a total connection between your body and your mind with the horn. That's why for the first part of every lesson will be focused on the Sound and the saxophone technique. You need to learn how to build your own saxophone tone and how to sing into the instrument. This process can take some weeks for really beginners but it'll show you how the musical practice can positive effect your all body and emotions, as well as your creativity. In order to make your music journey more fun and personal my lessons will be based on your music interests and purpose (learn how to read music, improvisation ecc…) During this journey together we'll build your own repertoire of songs that most represent you, which we'll dedicate the second part of the lesson. FOR NERDY ;) For those who wants to go deeper into the world of saxophone I'll organize some special 'listening section' focus on the the role of Saxophone in the music history and in the different kind of music. From the classical repertoire (Gershwin, Bizet, Milhaud, Rota, Bernstein, Steve Reich, Michael Nyman…) passing through the more popular: Blues, Jazz (Stan Getz, Charlie Parker, John Coltrane, Cannonball Adderly, Sonny Rollins…), latin , rock&roll, Pop until nowadays. We'll listen to the milestones of the great composers and performers that have made the history of this fantastic instrument. I'm sure It'll be a journey of discovery the beauty of the music to which this instrument has made, and a big inspiration for you to grow the passion toward this amazing form of art.
Piano in all styles, music theory, composing, arranging, improvising, playing with other people in a group...
Hey! My name is Jakob, I'm from Slovenia and I've studied classical piano and am currently in second year bachelor for jazz piano. I played in many different bands, so whether it's jazz, classical, pop or any other kind of music, I will guide you through different ways to approach music and practicing (all of them will be fun and what YOU really want/need)! We can work on anything you would like to improve; technique, music theory, accompaniment, songwriting/composing, improvising...
Have fun by learning how to play the clarinet and discovering how the music works!
Do you want to have fun learning how to play the most beautiful instrument in the world or improve your skills with it? I'd be delighted to do it with you! I'm a classical clarinetist, I have two masters (recently graduated at Codarts) and different experience in orchestra, chamber music and teaching! My goal as a teacher is to stimulate the student to study in order to be at the disposal of music and not a passive player as can happen many times when you undertake a new study. That is why I like to play with my students and organize little private concerts and try-out. Concerning the music theory lessons, I am not going to bore you with long and incomprehensible explanations! We will study it in a fun and effective way! I've been studying music since I'm five years old and I started with the Kodaly method that made me approach music in a very natural way! I hope to see you soon!
Clarinet and Music Theory Lessons - Music Lessons for Toddlers and Preschoolers
My name is Eleni and I am a clarinetist and music teacher from Greece. Over the last two years I have obtained my Bachelor’s diploma in Music Performance and I have been teaching students of different ages and backgrounds. As a music teacher my goal is to provide my student a safe learning space where they can feel free to explore and experiment. Each lesson is tailored to every student’s individual needs, allowing space for flexibility. Music lessons for toddlers and preschoolers: Additionally, I give courses as an early childhood music teacher, private or in small groups. My focus during these lessons is to strengthen the children’s physical development, language, communication, social and emotional skills and creativity. A lesson includes dance and movement activities, singing, as well as experimenting with homemade instruments. Feel free to contact me for more information. Eleni
CLARINET and MUSIC THEORY Lessons. CHILDRENS, YOUTH AND ADULTS. BEGINNERS, STUDENTS OR PROFESSIONALS
Do you like music and are interested in learning to play the clarinet? Are you a student and would like to improve and learn new points of view and working tools? Are you preparing for entrance exams to conservatories and need help? Do you want to have fun learning how to play the clarinet? Hii!! :)))) I'm Isabel, a clarinetist based in Rotterdam. I am a master student at Codarts Unversity and I combine my studies with a professional life: concerts, private lessons, artistic projects... As a teacher, I have more than 5 years of experience with students of all ages and levels. I would be happy to help you and learn together through music!!! You can send me a message if you are interested, and, of course, do not hesitate to ask me more about my methodology or any other questions you may have. I will try to help you! I hope to meet you soon! :)
Learn Music! Violin/viola, Piano, Music Theory, Harmony,
Have always been eager to learn an instrument? have you started in your school years and now want take again that violin repertoire? Do you want to start from beginning a new hobby with music? My name is Stefano and I am a freelance viola player. After studying viola and composition in Italy, I moved to Rotterdam to complete my Master degree at Codarts, which I obtained in 2018. As a freelance musician, I devote most of my time to chamber music and orchestra playing, collaborating with orchestras such La Toscanini di Parma, Sinfonia Rotterdam, FOI Bruno Bartoletti and others. I had the luck to follow lessons and masterclasses by amazing renowned teachers (such as Julia Dinerstein, Alexander and Mikhail Zemtsov, members of the Rotterdam Phil, Maxim Rysanov, Simonide Braconi) realising how the teacher-student relationship is so important and fundamental for the all-round growth of the individual. They taught me that, beside being a form of Art and a job opportunity, Music is pure enjoyment for both mind and soul; its strength is the possibility music gives you to learn about yourself, to express your emotions, to connect with other people, and all in the most enjoyable way ever, which is MAKING MUSIC! How cool is that? :) If you want to start discovering music with me, I offer Violin, Viola, Piano (basic to intermediate), Music Theory and Harmony classes. I offer lessons for: - beginners - amateurs - preparation to exams - tutoring Contact me to book your first music lesson!
Drum Lessons for all levels - all styles considered!
Do you want to play in a band, play for fun at home with friends, or become a proffecional drummer? Come for a lesson in my studio and see what you'd like to learn. If you like a certain style, we will focus on it and develop your playing towards your taste. I've been playing, teaching and studying drums for over 15 years now. I take it very seriously and try to tailor my teaching to every student that I have. I can use my experience as a proffecional musician to make you progress fast and focus on things not every teacher knows from books. In this course we will focus on technique as well as creativity and improvisation (one of the most enjoyable aspects of playing drums). Do you have any other percussion instrument you'd like to expand your knowledge on? I can offer you percussion lessons as well since I have a lot of experience in playing percussion as well. If you want to study with me I can provide a stable program for development for fast results including scores, exercises, etc. About me: As well as teaching, I'm mainly a performer of music - I've been playing drums with different bands as well as classical percussion for more than 15 years now in many different settings. In the last years of my development I've taken a closer look to jazz, pop, hip hop and rock music. I can use my experience to find good qualities in my students and develop them as much as possible. I hope you consider me to be your teacher :)
DRUM LESSONS FOR ALL LEVELS (INCLUDING MUSIC THEORY IF NEEDED)
Hello everyone! This is Eren. I am 25 years old. I am a Turkish drummer/producer, graduated from the Utrecht Conservatorium Jazz&Pop Drums department. I am actively playing in 3 bands, and have good experience for my age. I really would like to share my knowledge and experience with you! I will use the stuff that my teachers gave me in the conservatory, and my own techniques in the lessons. Any level is welcome! I can also help with music theory, ear training, solfege and music production in Ableton(basics of ableton, MIDI, audio recordings, mixing&mastering). We will play, learn, talk, have fun, even sometimes get bored but at the end I will make you a good drummer!
Piano Performance and Music Theory Lessons in Rotterdam.
Asim is a classical pianist and composer, who is currently studying electro-acoustic music composition at Codarts, University of the Arts. He studied piano performance under the guidance of Dr.Surojeet Chatterji, an alumnus, and the recipient of the highest degree in piano performance at the Moscow Conservatory, Russia. His unique method of playing by transferring the weight of the body into the keys, allows him to have fluidity and a deep connection at the piano. He has been teaching piano performance and improvisation to many beginner and advanced level students in India. He has also been educated in the Indian Classical music tradition, and he improvises using the ragas / modes on the piano. His compositions have been performed in India, Canada, England, Hungary, and the Netherlands.
Saxophone, Classical , Jazz, Pop, Hiphop, Electronics,Funk
Alessandro graduated with honors at Conservatoire “G. Martucci” in 2008, obtaining a Bachelor Degree in Classical Saxophone. He then moved to Belgium, where in 2013, he got a Bachelor Degree in Jazz Music at LUCA (Lemmens Instituut) in Leuven, studying with Frank Vaganèe (Leader of the Brussels Jazz Orchestra). Here he founded a new jazz band called L- Town Connection, winner of Dinant Jazz Festival Young Talent Contest in 2011. Alessandro then continued his studies at CODARTS in Rotterdam, obtaining his Master’s Degree in Jazz in 2016 and studying with the teachers Simon Rigter, Dick De Graaf, Ben van den Dungen and Milan Bonger. Alessandro is currently part of different Netherland based popular bands like Re:freshed Orchestra, Akua Naru,Voodrish, Los Paja Brava, Mala and Junhyung An Quintet,F1rstman performing at renowned venues across Europe.
Music theory, composiition and solfège for everyone
Music Theory is known as a tough and scary subject but, as everything, it's a matter of teaching/learning method. During the class you will learn how to deal with music theory trough a practical approach, learning by doing we will put the focus on your needs, and I will guide you to the aim. Both if you are a musician who need a couple of extra lessons in order to take an exam, a songwriter who wants to improve his/her theory knowledge or if you are just a passionate learner, I can help and support you, finding the best learning path and guiding you trough the rules of the music architecture.