Thanks for popping by my profile page.
I am a professional guitarist who has 5 albums out, and several national and international tours under my belt.
I am an accomplished composer and performer that John Fordham from the Guardian describes as follows: ""BratoÃ«ff's brittle phrasing and rhythmic energy put him up there with leading UK guitarists."If you want to know more about the creative side of my career just go to my website.
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
I teach jazz, soul, blues, pop and rock guitar.
I can give a comprehensive study of the neck:
Scales/modes: All positions, all keys, all modes 5, 6, 7 and 8 notes scales
Chords: Triads and quatriads in all inversions with spread and closed voicings
Arpegios:Triads and quatriads all positions
Harmony, cadences, reading and writing music, composition.
Swing, rock, latin, comping.etc..
- Tell me about your qualifications.
BA from the Aula de jazz de Barcelona, 3 years study.
- How much do you charge?
£25/hour (£20/hour concession if you come to mine, uni students, unemployed etc..)
- Where do you teach?
I teach primarily from home but I can come to yours providing you don't live too far from my address.
As well I teach at:
The Blue Note Saturday Music Centre in Southwark.
Dordogne Jazz summer school run by Andrea Vicari and Dorian Lockett.
Eardley school in Streatham.
- When are you available?
Times are flexible.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
I teach all levels ( from beginner to very advance) all ages (not under 7 though).
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
I can help student with their grades 1 till 8.
- Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.
I can do online teaching via emails.
- Do you have a personal message for students?
Enjoy playing, otherwise what's the point!!
- What kind of experience do you have?
I have been teaching for 18 years in different situations: one to one, colleges, schools, summer school, music colleges etc..
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
- Where and with whom did you train?
I studied in Spain at the Aula de Jazz de Barcelona and in France at the Sete conservatory. Besides this I studied with New York based guitarists, Ben Monder, Brad Seppick, Dave Gilmore, Nir Felder and attended Ralph Alesis's SIM courses again in New York.
- Do you belong to any professional organisations?
I am part of the award winning F-IRE collective. A London based association of professional jazz/modern/contemporary musicians.
- Tell me about some of your current students.
I have several students learning with me at the moment, if you want a reference from them contact me and I will put you in touch with them.
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