The voice of Clarinet & Recorder (Blokfluit)
Hoi! Mijn naam is Letizia en ik ben een enthousiaste klarinet- en blokfluitist en docent uit Rotterdam. Ik spreek Italiaans, Engels, Frans en een beetje Nederlands. Je kunt de klarinet spelen vanaf 9 jaar! Blokfluit vanaf 6 jaar.
You will learn in the most natural way to play the clarinet if you are just starting or improve your performance impressively! How? By combining playing and singing to find the inner voice through the clarinet. So let’s play and sing together! It’s demonstrated that the woodwind instruments help to increase lung capacity, and doing so, the body becomes stronger with more support and heals some respiratory sickness such as asthma. All this together with the development of the creativity: a unique artistic sport!
Classical Music or More?
You can learn to play different styles! From Baroque music to contemporary music and soundtracks to pop songs.
Beginners: You can play the clarinet from the age of 9! Recorder from the age of 6. In a cozy and funny way, with a bit of basic theory, you will already learn in few lessons easy and very enjoyable tones also in a duo with me!
Advanced: I’ll be happy to help you to improve specific needs through my experience as a performer of chamber music, orchestra, and solo repertoire.Stage Fright? I can help you to be able to enjoy the performance at all levels. Struggling with your practicing because of no time or want to focus on specific fundamentals? I experienced various methods between the Italian, German, French and American schools that enabled me to give you a personal study plan specific for your daily life.
Blokfluit – Singing Bird
Playing the Recorder is a marvelous start to the world of the music! The perfect instrument because of it’s quick response and it’s corresponding ability to produce a wide variety of articulations and sounds!
Classical to Pop!
The recorder invites you to play many styles of music: baroque, classical, pop and folk-songs! We’ll focus on articulation, phrasing, intonation, ornamentations and analysis of styles. Let’s enjoy playing duets! Want to try? Book a trial lesson!
Looking to learn more about German, Italian and French Baroque? Dive into Empfindsamkeit and Affektlehre? Let’s explore the sources, discover Telemann, Bach & Sons, Purcell, Hotteterre or Vivaldi and learn about ornamentation, trills, phrasing, timing, historical context
Preparing for Exams: Are you looking for a coach for your exams? We will prepare a program that is fitting your abilities. This will help you technically and mentally ready to achieve at your best your goals with tryout concerts and masterclasses organized by me. I have the experience and knowledge to prepare the students for the Music High School, conservatory both Bachelor and Master.
I was born in 1989, and I’m from Bergamo, Italy. After being a graduate and postgraduate in Milan, I moved to The Netherlands. I’ve acquired two Masters throughout the years. A Master in Conservatorium Van Amsterdam with Arno Pieters (Master 1 year) and at the Codarts Rotterdam Conservatory with Julien Hervé.I’m active in different fields: Chamber Music, Orchestra and Teaching. I was part of the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra Academy, Santa Cecilia Academy Youth Orchestra in Rome (2011-2012); Netherlands Youth Orchestra (2015), Nederland Studenten Orkest (2017) and Academist at the Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale RAI in Turin (2017-2018). I’m regularly invited to perform in The Netherlands, Germany, and Italy. The clarinet has such a soft and lovely tone that no one can resist it….(W.A. Mozart)