I play several instruments and teach locally in Jersey City, NJ. I also work with some students remotely over Skype.
I can teach you:
Music Production, Composition, and Beat making
Click to watch the video below where I bring all of those skills together to cover an Incubus song called “Drive”
How To Schedule A Trial Lesson
Frequently Asked Questions
What Do I Need?
You will need:
Books (I’ll order them for you and provide books at cost)
A metronome. Many are available online as smartphone apps. Google even made a free one that runs directly in your browser.
I DON'T HAVE AN INSTRUMENT, CAN YOU HELP ME GET ONE?
Yes! I'm happy to walk you through the process.
WHERE DO LESSONS TAKE PLACE?
I have a teaching space in Jersey City, NJ in the Journal Square neighborhood.
You can also work with me remotely over Skype.
When Do I Teach?
My standard teaching hours are Monday-Wednesday 12pm-8:30pm.
What’s My Background and Education?
I grew up playing instruments and I have a Bachelor’s degree in Jazz Performance from Rutgers University. I went on to study classical music at The Hartt School where I earned my Master’s degree. After I graduated in 2013, I received scholarships to study at the Lucerne Festival Academy in Switzerland for four consecutive summers.
In addition to teaching I keep busy performing in a variety of groups and producing music.
How Much do Lessons Cost?
My fee for lessons is $60 per hour.
Do I offer discounts?
No, but I’m happy to give you a trial lesson for free so you can decide if you’d like to work together.
Can I get a reference from a Past or Current Student?
Yes. References are available upon request. Here’s one nice review I discovered recently from a Skype student I teach music production to:
Here’s one more video, just for fun :)