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Guitar, Bass, Piano, Song Writing, Music Production

Instrument Tuition:

Very flexible approach, I will teach based on individual needs. Beginners will learn the basics of the guitar, basic chords, basic scales etc. And advanced players will learn more complex chords, intricate scales, harmonies and improvisation.

If you just want to learn how to play your favourite songs, then I will teach you how to do that. If you want to learn about song writing, I will teach you that. Anything and everything.

Logic Pro X:

Equally as flexible and I will adhere to individual needs, I may need to start from the very basics even for proficient users. I have many years of experience and I graduated from Manchester MIDI School as a specialist in Logic Pro X. I will explain, demonstrate and test students about each subject per lesson.

We will look at MIDI, editing, recording, compression, EQ, Mastering, mixing, time stretching, FX, plugins, remixing, audio design, sound manipulation and so on.

Extra information

Instrument: Must Have Guitar, Bass or Piano/ Keyboard.

Production:
Must Have Logic Pro X or Garage band for basics.

Location

At student's location: Around London, United Kingdom
Online via webcam

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General info

Skills:

Guitar:
Acoustic, Blues, Classical, Country & bluegrass, Electric, Electro & electronica, Folk, Funk, Heavy metal, Indie & alternative, Jazz, Jazz manouche, Pop, Punk, Ragga, Rai & oriental music, Rap & hip hop, Reggae & dub, Rnb, Rock, Ska, Song & varieties

Age:

Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)

Student level:

Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced

Duration:

30 minutes
45 minutes
60 minutes

The class is taught in:

English, Arabic

About Me

I am a professional musician and producer. I perform live alongside DJs and other musicians, I also produce music in all styles for various clients.

I love working with and manipulating sound. I often compose and experiment with different ideas and techniques using Logic Pro X, however I am comfortable with all software and I adapt and learn very quickly.

I play guitar, piano and bass guitar to a very high standard, and my dream is to compose music for video games.

I love video games, podcasts, movies, books, concerts and I enjoy listening to soundtracks and sound design in movies and video games.

I am calm, fun and personable. I produce very high quality and detailed work. I am transparent, honest and reliable. I am well educated and qualified as a music producer and audio engineer by training at Manchester School of Electronic Music and graduating University with a bachelors honours degree.

Education

City of Liverpool University:
BA (Hons) Degree Popular Music -2:1

Manchester MIDI School:
Music Production - Level 5

Blackpool & The Fylde College:
ND Music Practice - Merit

Preston College:
1st Diploma Music- Merit

Experience / Qualifications

Employment

May 2019 - Present                         Teaching Assistant                               Tradewind Recruitment
Main duties performed:                                                                                                  Various schools

Working with vulnerable young adults achieve their GCSEs at Beckmead College
Supporting children with special educational needs such as autism, ADHD and down syndrome at Brent Knoll
Assisting classroom teacher in planning and preparing lessons and resources
Safeguarding children and young adults
Working at primary and secondary schools across London


Jan  2018 - Nov 2019                        Brand Ambassador                           Momentum Recruitment
Main duties performed:                                                                                       Sense Staffing
Blackjack Promotions
Representing high profile brands and showcasing new products                  Staffing Agencies
Sales and customer service in high pressure environments
Demonstrating new technology and video games
Clients include: (XBOX, AMEX, Microsoft, The Economist and Nintendo)


Mar 2017 - Present                       Music Producer/ Composer                      Freelance
Main duties performed:

Composing scores and soundtracks for TV shows and adverts
Creating bespoke content for clients showreels/ promotional videos
Clients include ( BBC, Formula 1, Soundscape Agency and Thermal Music


Mar 2017 -  Present                      Musician                                                    Active Artists Agency
Main duties performed:

Providing live entertainment for weddings, private parties and corporate events
Playing guitar as a solo act across festivals, clubs and pubs
Performing alongside DJs and bands at prestigious venues, clubs and restaurants
Technical support and assembling audio visual equipment
Administrative duties such as managing bookings, organising rehearsals, client/ customer enquiries, invoices and travels.


Aug 2016 - Nov 2017                        Host                                                         Ziferblat
Main duties performed:                                                                                                     Self Service Cafe

Opening up the shop and welcoming guests in a friendly manner and with a warm smile
Handling cash and card sales including cashing up and banking
Setting up all self service stations and preparing food and beverages
Managing bookings,  meeting room hire, corporate event room hire

Nov 2014 - Jun 2016                        Teaching Assistant                                Capita Education
Main duties performed:                                                                                                    Heart Education

Working as a music teaching assistant, in a school for children with emotional and behavioural difficulties assisting with music therapy sessions
Underwent Team Teach training in restraints and de-escalation methods
Makaton communication and Makaton choir
Safeguarding children training
Assisting classroom teacher in all duties such as the preparation and planning of lesson


May 2014 - Nov 2014                        Supervisor                                              Dinosaur World
Main duties performed:                                                                                                     Tourist Attraction

Opening up the attraction
Testing and maintenance of dinosaur models
Handling cash and card sales, including cashing up and banking


Nov 2010 - May 2012                       Conference Supervisor                          The Leeds Club
Main duties performed:                                                                                                     Private Members Club

Working as a conference coordinator and private party supervisor in a private members club
Handling client show around and booking conference meeting rooms
Organising staff duties and managing banquette table plans and services
Organising and setting up private hire layout, equipment and wedding decorations

Jun 2006 - Dec 2008                        Supervisor                                               Blackpool Tower
Main duties performed:                                                                                                     Tourist Resort/ Attraction

Working as a team member in the food hall I was in charge of prepping, cooking and serving the food
Handling Cash payments and using EPOS systems tills
Maintaining the restaurant cleanliness and personal hygiene

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