Music and guitar lessons:

Music is for everyone! I teach grownups, youngsters and kids from 6 years on.
I’ve been teaching the guitar for more than 15 years at music schools and privately.

 

Foto by Klaas Fopma

Styles

  • Classical guitar, acoustic and electrical guitars (beginner to conservatory level)
  • Classical music
  • Pop and Rock music
  • Jazz and improvisation

 

Skills

  • Guitar techniques: strumming and picking chords, using tirando and apoyando strokes, and learning how to play legato melodies
  • Notes & rhythm: reading and communicating music
  • Improvisation: Improvising over chord progressions
  • Ear training: developing an intuitive understanding of what you hear
  • Music theory: harmonics and voice-leading

 

Language
I teach in Dutch, English or German.

 

Pricing of private lessons

Duration Occasional lesson For students below 21 years Series of 5 lessons For students below 21 years
30 min   135 Euro 105 Euro
45 min 41 Euro 34 Euro 195 Euro 160 Euro
60 min 55 Euro 45 Euro 250 Euro 210 Euro
90 min 82 Euro 67 Euro 390 Euro 320 Euro

[All payments in advance. Prices include 21% VAT, except for students under 21 years of age who do not pay VAT. Series of 5 lessons are valid for two months].

 

Try-out lesson
Contact me for a 45 min try-out lesson for 30 Euro (or 25 Euro for students below 21 years).

 

Location
Lessons are held usually at my house in Amsterdam West or (if necessary) via skype or facetime. 

Foto by Verena Bitzer

 

Lessons at music schools

1. DJAM Music School for Jazz and Improvisation, Amsterdam West

  • Main subject jazz guitar, Mondays
  • Jazz combos, Sundays

2. Music school Meer-Music Hoofddorp

  • Guitar lessons on Tuesdays and Wednesdays 

3. Music school Badhoevedorp

  • Guitar lessons on Thursdays 

 

[Prices at the music schools may differ from prices mentioned above.]