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Alex Nyman

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Styles: Jazz/Classical

The very best Saxophone/Flute/Clarinet Jazz and Classical tuition from beginners to advanced ...

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Katerina Levchenko

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Remuera
  • Styles: contemporary, classical, blues, jazz, gospel, accompaniments, improvisation

Hi there! =) I do not want to bother you with lots of details about my bio. The most important thing is that I am a positive, smiley person who loves music, loves teaching how to play the piano and loves to share this love and joy of music with people. I had years of classical training but it’s not important b...

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Franks Music School

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Ellerslie
  • Styles: All Contemporary Styles

Frank has 30 years experiences in performing in bands(live gigs) and music tutoring professionally . Bachelor of Music from the University of Auckland; Completion of 2nd year Jazz Performance in Massey University(NZSM); G/Dip Music Teaching; One of the two NZ examiners of Rockschool UK under AMEB. Teaching in local ...

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Mrs A’s Music School

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Christchurch
  • Suburb: Central
  • Styles: Any

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Michael Goldwater

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Ponsonby
  • Styles: All styles covered

To learn more about my lessons, contact me at 021 2789 895  or www.musicfactory.co.nz I have been teaching, playing and selling saxophone and clarinet for over 30 years. I studied at Auckland University School of Music, as well as taking lessons with internationally renowned teachers overseas....

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Goodtime Music Academy, Lower Hutt

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Lower Hutt
  • Suburb: Servicing the greater Wellington region
  • Styles: All the good ones. ;p

There’s nothing quite like it in all of NZ. With a vision of creating a music school the staff wished they had growing up, Goodtime now impacts thousands of young people every year and provides unique opportunities. Whether you’re young or old, a complete beginner or you have the skills to wow a c...

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Spiderhands Productions Ltd

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Christchurch
  • Suburb: Sydenham
  • Styles: We teach students in the style of music that they'd like to play.

If you're wanting to try a free first [Guitar, Bass, Drum, Piano, Ukulele or DJing] lesson, feel free to try us out today! Call/txt Logan 022 626 5215, or email logan@spiderhands.co.nz for how to book a first free session with us. ...

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Mark Lockett – Drumlab

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Roseneath
  • Styles: All styles

Just returned from New York, top American trained drummer, Mark Lockett is very excited to present Drumlab (www.drumlab.co.nz) offering some new programs for students interested in taking their music and drumming to the next level. Drumlab - Private instruction for the musical drummer. ...

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Auckland Drum Studio

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Mt Eden
  • Styles: All styles and genres are taught. Rock, Jazz, Funk, Big Band, Afro-Cuban and Brazilian, Rudiments, Theory and Reading, Technique, Independence and Interdependence

At Auckland Drum Studio we provide personally tailored professional Drum Lessons for all abilities. Beginner - Advanced. We offer a free, no-obligations meet and greet for every new student. Come meet your tutor, check out the studio and discuss your personal goals. Get in touch and ignite your passion for drumming! ...

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Jason Wilcox

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Palmerston North
  • Suburb: Westbrook
  • Styles: Pop, Rock, Jazz, Soul, R&B, Blues, Funk, Acoustic, Electric.

Fully qualified as a music teacher, Jason graduated as a Bachelor of Musical Arts in jazz performance, and holds a Diploma in Teaching from the Christchurch College of Education. As an instructor, his involvement in music education has stretched over twenty years, being absolutely dedicated to fostering young (and o...

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David Ward

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: New Lynn
  • Styles: Rock, Blues, Country, Jazz, Pop, Folk, Funk,

David is a diversely creative guitarist and banjo player who composes for theatre and original projects. He has performed in numerous musical settings, touring extensively in NZ, Singapore, Australia, India, Germany and the U.S.A. He is perhaps best known as Composer, Musical Director and character from...

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Technics Music Academy

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Tauranga
  • Suburb: Tauranga
  • Styles: Classical, Pop, Rock, Jazz, Flamenco, Blues, Contemporary

Technics Music Academy, we have the best teacher for you. Let's play! ...

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Pieter Bos

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Mt Cook, City
  • Styles: ALL STYLES! Classical, Pop. Jazz, Blues, Pop, Rock. Specialist in Jazz & Improv/Creative Music.

Whether its learning to play a few songs, or following a structured musical journey our FUN unique one-to-one teaching program aims to develop life-long skills for musical fulfillment. Available for ALL AGES,LEVELS/STYLES. JAZZ & CREATIVE IMPROVISATION SPECIALIST. Ph0212056473 pjbosman@hotmail.com pieterbosmusic.co.nz ...

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Joshua Simon

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Mount Victoria
  • Styles: Jazz, Latin, Eastern European/Balkan

Greetings! I’m a Saxophonist and band leader based in Wellington. I started playing Saxophone when I was 12, and fell in love with Jazz after listening to Sonny Rollin’s album ‘Saxophone Colossus’. I practiced all throughout high school and University (in old bomb shelters, clos...

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Fraser Walker

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Newtown
  • Styles: Jazz, Classical, RnB, Hip-Hop, Contemporary, Popular

Fraser Walker is a full-time, professional piano player based in Wellington who offers instrument, theory and composition lessons to students of all ages. Emphasis is placed upon the individual's unique needs and interests where interaction is key and learning takes place in a stimulating yet challenging environment. ...

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Grant Mungo

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Dunedin
  • Styles: Funk, Rock, Jazz, Pop, Metal, Finger Picking, etc..

I got an electric guitar at age 11.  I found a teacher a few months later and my playing began to drastically improve.  Having someone who could provide guidance and feedback made all the difference. He introduced me to great guitarists like Joe Satriani, Steve Vai, John Petrucci, Paul Gilbert, Guthrie Govan. He ...

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Ra Charmian

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Styles: Jazz, Pop, Commercial, Rock, RnB, Contemporary

Initially trained in Ballet, Jazz and Tap with formal qualifications from the Royal Academy of Dance, Ra has always had a passion for the arts. While completing her Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Auckland, Ra became heavily involved in the music scene. After being scouted by overseas agents, she ...

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Andrew Walker

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Brooklyn
  • Styles: All styles catered for

Teaching music is my passion, and my greatest satisfaction comes from seeing my students developing their love for music! As a musician, I have over 15 years of experience playing in various bands and ensembles all over the UK, as well as some performances in Europe. Most recently, these have included playing piano ...

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Bryn van Vliet

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Te Aro
  • Styles: Jazz, Classical, Pop, Contemporary

Fun and interactive lessons for the aspiring Saxophone, Flute or Clarinet player. In addition to Song-writing/composition, Aural, Jazz Improvisation and Music Theory lessons on offer. ...

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Heather Webb

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Christchurch
  • Suburb: Christchurch Central
  • Styles: Jazz

Heather is a guitarist, composer and music teacher who works and performs regularly in many different capacities around New Zealand. Having performed, recorded, composed and arranged for a variety of music projects, Heather is an enthusiastic, experienced musician of a high calibre with a passion for learning. ...

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Julia Evans-Brant

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Christchurch
  • Suburb: Rangiora
  • Styles: Classical, Jazz / Improvisation, Pop / Rock, Theory and NCEA

Julia graduated in Cambridge, England and her qualifications include: BA (HONS), LLCM(TD), ALCM, AIRMT, Dip Teach (Sec). She is therefore  ...

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Kaito Walley

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Te Aro
  • Styles: Jazz, Swing, Funk, Reggae, Latin/ Salsa, Improvisation

As a professional Trombone player I have had the chance to play with many Wellington based bands and gained experience in a variety of genres and styles. Bands that I perform with include : Tunes Of I, Niko Ne Zna, The Wellington City Shake em on Downers, Roseneath Centennial Ragtime Band, Oy Azoy, The Wellington ...

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Adrian Hughes

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Christchurch
  • Suburb: Cashmere
  • Styles: Acoustic, Blues, Rock, Latin, Country, Jazz, Slide, Modern Fingerstyle, Classical, Clawhammer,

I have been playing Guitar for over 25 years and teaching since successfully completing my Music degree at Middlesex University in 2007. I am fully registered with RGT (Registry of Guitar Tutors) and have been a member since 2007. I am a accomplished Banjo player and have been playing Clawhammer Banjo ...

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Dominic Spiteri

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Christchurch
  • Suburb: Avonhead
  • Styles: Jazz, Pop

Dominic has completed a Bachelor of Music Arts degree from Ara Institute of Canterbury. He has a great love for improvised music, and he is passionate about further honing his skills as a pianist and improvi...

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SungJin Hong

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Styles: Jazz, classical, rock, pop and more

My name is SungJin. I am a professional musician and have been working in the industry for over 10 years. I’ve completed my BMus honours with first class, at the University of Auckland on both trumpet and bass. My teaching experience includes private lessons, itinerant music lessons in sec...

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Jason Jones

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Albany
  • Styles: All styles

Hi, I am a professional jazz musician | teacher with 20+ years teaching experience, both private and in schools ranging from middle school to university levels. I graduated from Auckland University with a Bachelor of Music then took further jazz studies at Berklee College of Music in Boston, USA, where my saxophone ...

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Brad Kang

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Christchurch
  • Suburb: Central/Burwood
  • Styles: Jazz

Brad is an accomplished jazz guitarist currently residing in Christchurch, New Zealand. He received his education in Jazz Guitar Performance in the world-renowned University of North Texas. There he was a part of the Grammy-nominated One O’Clock Lab Band. The track “Neil” from their album Lab 2015,...

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Jules Marchant

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Christchurch
  • Suburb: Lyttelton
  • Styles: Jazz, Classical, Latin,

Lessons cover breathing, posture, technique, reading, theory, improvisation, rudiments and style. From beginner students to all levels. An emphasis on playing duets to develop articulation and a musical ear. Lessons on recording, Pro Tools and live sound also available. ...

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Ben Eldridge

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Christchurch
  • Suburb: St Albans
  • Styles: Jazz, rock, folk, blues, country, western swing

Christchurch based guitarist. ...

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Andy Smith

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Beach Haven
  • Styles: Rock, Blues, Pop, Jazz

Hi, my name is Andy Smith and I have been a guitar tutor and professional musician in Auckland for over 10 years now. I am dedicated to helping you the student achieve your goals on the guitar. Many of my students have achieved high marks in NCEA and have gone on to become professional musicians themselves. I...

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Frank Talbot

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Te Aro
  • Styles: Jazz, Classical, Contemporary

I’ve helped students go from a reasonably low pass at grade 5 Clarinet to getting perfect marks on all pieces and aural at grade 6, and from never playing the saxophone to gaining an excellence grade in NCEA.  In my time playing I have gained the Lead Alto chair as the youngest member of the JM Jazz World Orc...

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Olya Curtis

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Melrose
  • Styles: Classical

My qualifications in music include – Bachelor of Music with Honours and Master of Music in Performance with Merit from Victoria University, Wellington. I also graduated from the Moscow Conservatory. I have taught the violin in several schools over many years, on an individual basis, in a group environment, as ...

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Jake Baxendale

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Newtown
  • Styles: Jazz & popular styles (pop, R&B, blues, reggae/ska, etc)

Learn saxophone, improvisation and theory from a gigging professional - call now! ...

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Jonathan Tan

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Waterview
  • Styles: Jazz, Classical, Blues, Latin, Reggae, Funk

Jonathan Tan is 28 years old and a graduate of New Zealand School of Music where he studied Jazz Performance Trombone and was a recipient of both the Massey University High Achievers Scholarship in Arts and a Bonded Merit Scholarship for Achievement in Jazz Performance. Jonathan cur...

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Hugo Middeldorp

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: North Shore/East Coast Bays
  • Styles: Classical, Pop, Jazz

I am a current student at the University of Auckland studying Jazz Performance. Before going into Jazz, I was classically trained and received my Grade 8 in Piano. My ultimate goal is to share my passion of music and to show that playing an instrument doesn't have to feel like work. ...

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Jason Herbert

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Kingsland
  • Styles: Beginners & kids, jazz, blues, rock, funk, R&B, reggae, and beyond

Jason Herbert (BMus, Jazz) is a professional guitarist and music tutor, with 10 years experience working to help people from ages 6 to 60 further their love and understanding of music and their instrument Jason currently works as band leader and musical director for The Lula Inn’s resident funk/soul ban...

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Jeremy Desmond

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Island Bay
  • Styles: Jazz, Classical, Blues, Folk, Rock, Pop, Latin, Reggae etc

Lessons from a full-time, professional musician and music teacher with a BMus in Jazz Performance and experience performing and teaching many styles. Over ten years teaching experience and over 20 years playing music. ...

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Louis Bedeux

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Suburb: Leamington
  • Styles: Jazz / Improvisation over a variety of styles including Ballads, Bossa Nova, Tango, Blues, Waltz, Swing etc..

Unlock your creativity. ...

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YVETTE AUDAIN – music lessons on the Coromandel Peninsula

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Counties Coromandel
  • Suburb: Whitianga, Hot Water Beach, Coromandel Town
  • Styles: Classical; jazz; contemporary; reading music and by ear

Looking to learn a woodwind instrument (clarinet; saxophone; flute; recorder) on the Coromandel Peninsula? Look no further :) Can also offer piano lessons. ...

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Cool Cat Sax (Saxophone Lessons for Beginners)

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Auckland
  • Styles: Jazz, Classical, Pop, Folk, Improvisation

Saxophone Lessons for Beginners. It's never too late to start. ...

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Murray Sargeant

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Bay of Islands to Whangarei
  • Suburb: Onerahi
  • Styles: Any, pop, rock, blues, classical

I have been teaching for 20 years, during which time I was an itinerant at Whangarie Boys and Girls High School, Kamo high and Rodney College before moving to Wellington where I continued teaching privately. In Wellington I taught through a government funded organization called Mana Music with the Ministry of ...

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Ben Hunt

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Te Aro
  • Styles: Jazz, Classical, Funk, Soul, Latin, Balkan

Ben Hunt is a freelance musician and teacher based in Wellington, New Zealand. Since graduating from the New Zealand School of Music with a PGDipMus and BMus (jazz) in 2011, Ben has made a name for himself as a versatile, in-demand trumpet player. ...

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Niduk Darshana Wijetilleke

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Golflands
  • Styles: Jazz, Blues, Pop

Niduk Wijetilleke, is a graduate from Berklee College of Music and has taught at Berklee City Muisc, a program that teaches music to underprivileged youth free of charge. Niduk was born in Sri Lanka to a musical household. His mother is a music teacher and Niduk started training in music in his early childhoo...

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Hanafi Machirus

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Christchurch
  • Suburb: Burwood
  • Styles: any

I have been performing music on a regular basis since completing my CPIT Bachelor of Music in Jazz in 1994. I have worked professionally as an itinerant guitar teacher since completing a Diploma In Teaching in 1995. I am a member of the Forte music teachers based at Hagley Community College. I have worked wit...

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Tara Walsh Vocal Tuition

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Mount Cook
  • Styles: Pop, Jazz, R&B, Blues

Holistic vocal lessons for all ages ...

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Mr Portman’s Piano Studio

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Glendowie
  • Styles: Classical, Contemporary, Gospel, Improvisation.

With over 40 years experience playing the piano, it's time for me to launch into teaching. Music is a passion that's been with me most of my life, so now I would like to pass on what I've learnt, to those willing to learn. What would you like to do once you've learnt the piano? Let's get together and make it happen. ...

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David Cloughley

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Christchurch
  • Suburb: Christchurch
  • Styles: Jazz, Pop, Funk, Rock and more.

David Cloughley is a 21-year-old bass player from Christchurch, New Zealand known for his infectious groove and melodic playing style. As A teacher he is passionate to see students improve not only in playing the bass but in all aspects of music. ...

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Dr. Christopher Naughton

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Mt. Eden
  • Styles: Classical & Jazz

Do you want to learn piano? I teach students of all ages from beginner to diploma level. ...

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Toni Randle

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Suburb
  • Styles: All styles including: Jazz, Pop, Folk, Country, Rock

After eleven years performing and teaching voice in Australia, Toni Randle returned home to New Zealand in December 2010. In her time away she completed her Masters of Music Performance in Jazz Voice (Dist.) at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music and studied improvisation with esteemed, world-renowned pianist, Judy B...

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Robert Henderson

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Newlands, Wellington
  • Styles: Jazz, Blues, Rock, Rock 'n Roll, Country/bluegrass etc, Classical

Robert is a regular player on the Wellington music scene, and has often toured the country with a variety of acts which has develop his expertise in live performance. Studying Jazz performance at the NZSM he is well versed in Jazz styles, and consequently other genres and well suited to be able to teach those...

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Eilish Wilson

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Wellington
  • Styles: Jazz, Pop, Contemporary, Classical

Hello! My name is Eilish and I am a saxophone, clarinet, and flute teacher living in Wellington. I began learning music at age 7 and took up the saxophone at age 11. Since then, I have completed an Honours degree in Jazz Performance at the NZ School of Music, gaining First-Class. I now teach at Island Bay Music Cen...

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Denholm Orr

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Auckland Central
  • Styles: Jazz, Funk, Latin, Rock

Denholm is currently studying towards a MMus at the University of Auckland. To date at UoA, he has completed a BMus(Hons) majoring in Jazz Performance & BSc majoring in Physics, recieved a Summer Research Scholarship, the Anne Bellam Scholarship, and the UoA Research Masters Scholarship. Denholm ha...

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Stephen Nichols

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Christchurch
  • Suburb: Redwood
  • Styles: Jazz, Pop/Rock, Classical, Jazz Improvisation

Stephen Nichols has 25+ years experience teaching Saxophone, Flute & Clarinet at local primary & high schools, the Christchurch School of Music and other music schools & programs. Stephen is available for private lessons for students of all ages and skill levels – from complete beginner thro...

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Tim Stewart

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Mt Eden
  • Styles: Jazz, blues, pop, soul

I teach trumpet and vocals with a focus on the styles of blues, jazz, soul and pop. I've been a professional vocalist and trumpet player for 28 years and I'm a founding member of hall of famers Supergroove. My own band Hopetoun Brown is constantly touring and recording. ...

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Millie Young Music

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Styles: Musical theatre, jazz, soul, blues, pop, country, folk, rock, original material, songwriting, choir and ensemble/group work.

Millie is a sought after vocalist with a particularly distinctive tone and timbre. Alongside superb technique, this contributes to a unique vocal style. She has performed in many different venues and locations for events, festivals, parties and weddings. Her main vocal styles are jazz, blues and soul, but she also h...

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Garam Jung

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Te Aro
  • Styles: Jazz, classical, funk, pop, rock, hiphop, soul, reggae, Latin, African, Brazilian music, etc

Hello, I am a professional musician based in Wellington, originally from Korea, playing various gigs and events and teaching private classes full time. I started playing and taking classical lessons on piano from when I was 6. I started playing bass, guitar and saxophone from when I was a teenager. I studied ...

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Hermon

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Hamilton
  • Suburb: Hamilton
  • Styles: Variety of styles and genres

My passion is to mentor, teach and facilitate a safe place for people to learn music that is individualised to best suit their learning style. I have 16 years of experience playing the keyboard and studied music for 2 years. I have been playing for 'Wilderness Love' for 6 years and have played for multiple other bands ...

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Alex Khouri

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Meadowbank
  • Styles: Rock, funk, jazz, blues, metal

I had piano lessons as a child for a number of years, eventually attaining a Grade 2 certificate, but it was apparent that the piano wasn’t the instrument for me. I started playing the bass guitar when I was a teenager. I had lessons from Scott Sutherland, during which we covered a range of concepts inc...

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Steven Beechey

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Wellington Central
  • Styles: Jazz, Math/Prog-Rock, Funk/Soul, Classic Rock, Folk/Bluegrass

Versed in a wide variety of musical styles Steven Beechey brings to each lesson 10-15 years playing experience, a wealth of knowledge in all areas of musical practise and a selection of some of the finest teaching resources. ...

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Wynton Newman

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Te Aro
  • Styles: Jazz, Funk, Pop, R&B, Latin, Afro-cuban

Wynton is a professional musician based in Wellington. He has acquired a Bachelor of Honours (first class) in Jazz Performance from the New Zealand School of Music. Wynton has performed extensively around Wellington playing many different styles such as Duo, Small Group and Bigband Jazz, Funk, Pop, Latin and Afro-Cu...

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Tyson Smith

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Aro Valley
  • Styles: Rock, Pop, Blues, Jazz, Folk, Neo this-and that, Alt what-do-you-call-it

Originally from the South Island, Tyson has been a part of the Wellington music scene for over a decade, performing in a range of styles. He was guitarist with singer Hollie Smith for several years, has released 2 albums under his own name and performed in various productions with the likes of the NZSO. After...

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Julie Mason

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Central Auckland (Sandringham/Mt. Eden)
  • Styles: Jazz & Blues

JULIE MASON is one of New Zealand’s foremost women in Jazz. She has performed as JAZZ PIANIST/VOCALIST at Jazz Festivals and Clubs throughout Australasia, as well as Europe, Asia, The USA, and the South Pacific. She has released six albums as bandleader, and played/sung on many others as a session musician. Sh...

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Lauren Armstrong

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Mount Cook (CBD)
  • Styles: Jazz, Pop, Contemporary, Rock, Blues, Improvisation

Maintaining musical individuality is an important aspect of teaching for me. I like to offer students the freedom to express themselves. I am more than happy to teach any skill or age level, as long as the student is willing to put energy into the lessons and dedicate practice time outside of lessons. ...

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Frankie Curac

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Lower Hutt
  • Styles: All styles

I am a Lower Hutt based music teacher. I teach Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute and beginner accordion . I have been teaching music for almost 20 years years and have taught most ages, levels and styles. Teaching is my passion and I put a lot of effort into each of my students to ensure that they learn in a way whi...

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Barrett Hocking

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Styles: Classical, Jazz, Funk.

Having received a Yamaha Artist Endorsement (2012), Barrett is principal trumpet of the Orchestra Wellington and is an artist teacher at the New Zealand School of Music. Barrett also performs around the globe with double platinum selling group The Black Seeds. Barrett is a skilled and experienced musician wit...

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Melissa Brown

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Christchurch
  • Suburb: City Centre
  • Styles: Classical, Jazz and Pop

Melissa has been playing the piano for the majority of her life in various bands and ensembles. She has completed all her classical grades (1-8) in practical piano, music theory, has her ATCL diploma in music teaching and a Bachelor of Music majoring in jazz performance from CPIT (now Ara). She has been teaching for...

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Tim Driver

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Christchurch
  • Suburb: Halswell
  • Styles: Jazz Funk Soul Rock Hip-Hop

Hi, my name is Tim Driver, and I am currently based in Christchurch, New Zealand. I am a musician by trade, and as such, have specialised in fields such as performance, composition, arranging and tuition. I play piano/keyboards, with some experience in vocals, and am currently working in the field of music as a prof...

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Miriam Dixon

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Island Bay
  • Styles: Commercial and Contemporary Music including Pop, Jazz, R & B, Soul, Folk and Singer/Songwriter styles.

Miriam is a professional Voice Coach specialising in Commercial and Contemporary music (CCM). She has also recently been awarded a Teachers of Singing Certification Award (T.O.S.C.A) from the renowned Voice Lab NZ and Atlas Voice and also holds a BMus Jazz Performance (Voice) from the New Zealand School of Music. ...

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Rata Studios School of Music

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Miramar
  • Styles: Jazz, Rock, Classical, Blues, Funk, Soul etc.

A Conservatoire for Everybody Started in February 2016, we introduced an exciting new development for musicians in Wellington, a music school with a difference. Using the best musicians and teachers available, known professionals in their fields, this music school runs along the lines of a conservatoir...

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James Paul

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Newtown
  • Styles: All

James Paul is a 30 year-old professional guitar player and educator with a BMus (First Class Hons) in Jazz Performance from the New Zealand School of Music. After this he had a term on scholarship studying at the University of North Carolina. ...

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Eugene Wolfin

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Aro Valley

Hi, I’m Eugene. I’ve recently completed my Jazz Performance Degree at the New Zealand School of Music in Wellington. Vocals was my primary instrument but I also studied Piano as a second instrument. I’ve taught a bunch of different instruments to a bunch of different age groups and have always adap...

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Russell Henderson

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Kingston
  • Styles: Jazz, Classical, Pop, Contemporary, Blues, Funk

Professional saxophonist based in Wellington, originally from the Highlands of Scotland. Come and learn in a fun, relaxed and inclusive environment, or I can come to you. ...

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Robert Bisquera

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Beach Haven, North Shore
  • Styles: Classical, Jazz, Orchestral and Commercial styles

Rob is an established trumpet player and teacher currently based in Auckland. Having played the trumpet for over 13 years, he has had the pleasure of performing with a number of ensembles including the Manukau Symphony Orchestra, St. Matthews Chamber Orchestra, Hawkes Bay Orchestra, University of Auckland Big Band, ...

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Justin Firefly Clarke

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Northland
  • Styles: Classical and Jazz, folk and rock, basically all styles with an added passion for "World" music such as from the Balkans, India and some African music.

Justin is a professional musician with a Master’s Degree from The New Zealand School of Music and has studied classical guitar under the tutorage of legendary Matthew Marshall. As an artist he specializes in performance jazz guitar, film composition, songwriting. Justin has performed all over the world winning awa...

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Steve Sherriff

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Styles: jazz, pop, classical

I started playing clarinet and saxophone at age 16 professionally in the Royal NZ navy band.I played lead alto in the jazz big band and clarinet in the military band.On leaving the navy band i freelanced where possible leading me to the Rodger Fox big band,work with the Auckland Philharmonic Orchestra,television wor...

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Frankie Curac

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Home studio in Lower Hutt or can travel to other areas
  • Styles: Jazz, Classical and World

Very experienced teacher and performer. Can teach all ages, levels and styles and makes learning music easy and fun! ...

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Ari Freeman

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Christchurch
  • Suburb: Shirley
  • Styles: All

Ari Freeman is a bassist and guitarist from Christchurch. He is known around Christchurch and beyond as the front man of the psychedelic funk band Rhomboid, and as The Blues Professor, a One-Man-Band playing blues and rock’n’roll . Ari has diverse skills and experience that is rare to find...

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Bernard Madill

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Dunedin
  • Suburb: Central Dunedin
  • Styles: All Styles

I have been teaching music for many years, both privately and within the school system as an itinerant tutor. I teach Concert/Classical Guitar, Steel String Acoustic, Electric and Bass, Ukulele, Theory, Composition and Improvisation. I am well qualified and have experience in a wide range of musical activities. With...

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Zane Hawkins

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Kelburn
  • Styles: Jazz, Rock, Pop, Funk

I am a professional musician based in Wellington. Originally from Auckland, I relocated to Wellington in 2015 to study at the New Zealand School of Music and pursue music as a full time profession. I have since graduated with a BMus and have played all over the country with various bands and acts covering a wide var...

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Ryan Hall

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Christchurch
  • Styles: Jazz, Classical, Modern

I am currently teaching from my studio at The Piano in Christchurch’s central city. I have predominantly studied Jazz performance including at a tertiary level. I have performance experience in classical styles, including performance at the National Chamber Music finals, and I have performed with the Christchu...

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James Guilford

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Wellington
  • Styles: All styles

I’m a full time musician living in Wellington. Recently graduated from the New Zealand School of Music majoring in Jazz performance and play trumpet in many bands around town including RNZAF band and Rodger Fox Big Band. I’ve taught beginner/intermediate trumpet at the Upper Hutt Music Centre for over a ...

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Oscar Laven

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Wellington
  • Suburb: Wellington CBD
  • Styles: Classical, Jazz, Improvisation, Rock, Pop

Oscar Laven is a professional musician based in Wellington. He leads a busy performance career playing with many of the country's high-level groups, and is an experienced teacher across a wide rage of ages and experience levels. ...

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Mei

Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Location: Auckland
  • Suburb: Glenfield,
  • Styles: Classical & Modern

WHY CHOOSE US Music teaching are taught using 4 music syllabus (teaching approach): Yamaha Music, Suzuki Music, ABRSM London and Trinity College London, developing a more capable, talented and well-rounded musician. – Opportunity for Students to showcase talents via music performances. ̵...

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