Latvian guitar teacher
I am a musician from Riga, Latvia. I have been studying music since I was 5 and started playing guitar at the age of 8. In high school I studied jazz in Rigas Doma kora skola and in 2015 I moved to Amsterdam to study pop music in the Conservatory of Amsterdam. I graduated in 2019 and since then have been active in the live music scene playing gigs all over The Netherlands and teaching kids in Amsterdam. I also am a member of latvian band The Bad Tones since 2013 and we have been nominated for the best debut, best video and best rock album in Latvia.
Learning guitar can be a lot of fun even for beginners, because the progress is very noticeable and rewarding. I want to give my students the right tools, knowledge and motivation to find their own voice in music and express it. I believe that you don’t need a “talent” to be good at something, you just have to put in the work and you will get there. The main styles I teach in is rock and pop, but I can also provide with information about other styles like jazz, blues and even metal.
The topics vary according to the skill level of the student. For beginners I will start with the right techniques, hand positions, coordination and basic theory knowledge. Also immediately set a goal to reach. It can be a song, number of songs, a solo part etc.
For intermediates I can help taking it to the next level. I can teach you how to learn songs faster. I can provide with deeper understanding of the theory and how to apply it on the guitar, neck knowledge, tone, advanced techniques, scales etc. For intermediates a lot depends on what the student is interested in learning.
I can teach you basic theory knowledge and how to apply it in live playing and writing. Chord structure, scales, circle of fifths, degrees, and answer questions like “What am I playing here?”, “Why does this work and this doesn’t?” and “What am I playing wrong?”. For me theory has helped me to learn more than 1000 songs really fast.
Waar heb je les?
De lessen vinden plaats bij Thuisstudio Aleidastraat in Schiedam. Na het boeken ontvang je een mail met de benodigde contactgegevens.
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