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Electric/acoustic/bass guitar lessons for children and adults. Jazz, rock and pop styles, from beginner to advanced.

Experienced teacher offers guitar and bass lessons for children and adults.
A practical approach to starting playing your favorite songs immediately.
From strumming chords to playing rock, blues or jazz guitar solos, to understanding music theory.
Lessons from home (Schaerbeek) or at your house, in English, Italian or French.

Location

At teacher's location: Le Cirque, Rue de Laeken, Brussels, Belgium
At student's location: Around Brussels, Belgium

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General info

Skills:

Guitar:
Acoustic, Blues, Electric, Electro & electronica, Funk, Heavy metal, Indie & alternative, Jazz, Pop, Punk, Rap & hip hop, Reggae & dub, Rnb, Rock, Ska, 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:

45 minutes
60 minutes

The class is taught in:

English, French, Italian

About Me

Half Italian Half Scottish guitarist, composer and guitar teacher.
Born in Scotland, raised in Rome and now living in Brussels.
25-year experience teaching guitar and bass both privately and in major International schools in Italy, Belgium and Holland.
Published 3 CDs. Currently playing with The Moving Heads and Little Murders.

Education

1989–1992 University of Sussex, UK
B.A. Hons Degree in Philosophy with Social Sciences
1982–1989 St George’s British International School of Rome, Italy
5 A levels in History, Italian, Commerce, Math Statistics and Music

Experience / Qualifications

2007-2017: Schaerbeek + St.Agatha-Berchem music academies (Brussels) – studies in jazz guitar, jazz ensemble, advanced jazz theory and classical counterpoint
1993–1995: St. Louis Music School, Rome. Courses in Electric Guitar, Improvisation, Composition, Harmony, Ear-Training and Music Reading.
1994: Mr. Jazz course with John Scofield in Ravenna
1993: Grade 6 Trinity College Classical Guitar
1992–1993: Chichester College of Technology – Certificate in Jazz and Pop Music

Reviews (4)

Très bonne première leçon avec ce professeur très sympathique et manifestement fort compétent.
Un prof fiable, arrivé à l'heure, mon fils a vraiment aimé le cours.
Ian made an excellent impression right from the start & not only explained things very well & clearly to my 10 year old son but also created a real desire to practice & learn the guitar.

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  • Instructor since September 2017
  • 3 repeat students
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