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Lessons offered by Enrique
  • Individual
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The lessons will be held
  • at his home
  • at your home
Taught subjects
  • Double bass
Levels
  • All Levels

Enrique - Canonbury - Double bass

Methodology

Double Bass Private Lessons

- Which subject(s) do you teach?

Double Bass Performance, Bow Technique, Classical and Jazz styles

- Tell me about your qualifications.

2003-2007 Trinity College of Music, London:
BMus (Hons) in Performance;
Double bass tuition with Corin Long and Neil Tarlton;
Elective modules in conducting and music technology.

2001-2003 Morley College, London:
Access Programme in Music.

- How much do you charge?

I charge £35 per lesson (1hour 15min) I teach at home and I also travel to student's home. A charge of £5 may apply when I do need to travel more than 5 miles from home.

- Where do you teach?

London Zones 1 to 6

- When are you available?

I am available every day of the week, always subject to changes

- Which ages and levels do you teach?

I can teach students from the age of 5.

- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?

I teach at a profesional level and I'm also prepare children for grade exams.

- Do you have a personal message for students?

In my lessons you'll be able to build a solid double bass technique, and you don't have to be limited to classical music - you could also expand to jazz, tango and world music. I also teach general musicianship.

Background

- What kind of experience do you have?

Teaching and Performing Experience:

Peterborough Symphony Orchestra
North London Symphony Orchestra
Chelsea Opera Group
DaCapo Music Foudation (Double bass lessons)
New London Performing Arts Centre
Jan 2008 - present: Amadeus Orchestra, Helios Chamber Orchestra.
2005 - 2006: Teaching double bass at Morley College (CYM).
2005-2006: The Young Janacek Philharmonic, London.
2003-2005: Principal Double Bass with Trinity College of Music String Ensemble, Symphony Orchestra and Contemporary Music Group.
2001-present: Playing solo and orchestral repertoire.
1998-2001: Playing with the Symphony Orchestra of the State in Buenos Aires.
1996-1998: Teaching at Beethoven Academy of Music (Buenos Aires).
1990-1996: Playing with the Symphony Orchestra of Bahia Blanca (Argentina).

Prizes and International Competitions:

2004: Winner of The Vernon Elliott Double Bass Prize
1999: Participation at The 4th International Double Bass Competition 'Giovanni Bottesini' Crema, Italy.

- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?

Yes

- Where and with whom did you train?

I am a graduate from Trinity College of Music
My main teachers were Coring Long and Neil Tarlton

- Do you belong to any professional organisations?

I am a member of Morgensterns ((concealed information) and also the Del Plata Quintet ((concealed information)

- Tell me about some of your current students.

I have 12 students at present 7 of them are adults and 5 children

Rates

Rate for a 1-hour lesson. : £40/h
Lessons offered by Enrique
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at his home
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Double bass
Levels
  • All Levels

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