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Joshua Simon

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Mark Lockett – Drumlab

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Fraser Walker

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Alex Nyman

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Styles: Jazz/Classical

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

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Bryn van Vliet

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Lauren Armstrong

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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James Guilford

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Zane Hawkins

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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James Paul

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Tara Walsh Vocal Tuition

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

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

Holistic vocal lessons for all ages ...

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Justin Firefly Clarke

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Jake Baxendale

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Ben Hunt

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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. With 10 years of teaching experience Ben is a provisional memb...

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Robert Henderson

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Suburb: NEWTOWN, 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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Tyson Smith

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Russell Henderson

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Wynton Newman

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Steven Beechey

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Miriam Dixon

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Eilish Wilson

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Frankie Curac

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Kaito Walley

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Eugene Wolfin

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Rata Studios School of Music

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Jeremy Desmond

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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Frank Talbot

Wellington Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • 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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