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Itamar S.

Brooklyn, NY

$60/hour

Itamar - Saxophone, Music Theory and Hebrew Tutor

In-person lessons

$60/Hour


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The New School for Jazz & Contemporary Music
BFA Jazz Performance

Education

The New School for Jazz & Contemporary Music (BFA Jazz Performance)

About Itamar

During the course of my career, I have worked extensively in music education, teaching saxophone, composition, theory, harmony, ear training and ensembles at various institutions such as the New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music, the Israeli Conservatory and Beit Danny Cultural Center Tel Aviv.

Working with students of all ages, levels and backgrounds, I know to adjust and find the right thing for each and every one, so that the learning process is altogether fun, effective and meaningful.

I hold a BFA degree in Jazz & Contemporary Music from the New School University NYC, where other than in depth studies in performance and composition, I also took music pedagogy and Alexander technique, adding great value to my overall teaching palette.

Currently part-time teaching and online tutoring Hebrew at a community Synagogue, I am very comfortable working with a team of educators, communicating with parents, developing lesson plans and manage lesson time in the most efficient way.

If you're interested in lessons from a real performer and composer, teaching all levels and all styles in a setting designed specifically for you, you've found the right person!
During the course of my career, I have worked extensively in music education, teaching saxophone, composition, theory, harmony, ear training and ensembles at various institutions such as the New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music, the Israeli Conservatory and Beit Danny Cultural Center Tel Aviv.

Working with students of all ages,
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Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Brooklyn, NY 11237
In-person lessons
Music:
Composition (Music),
Ear Training,
General Music,
Music History,
Music Theory, Songwriting
Language:
Hebrew
History:
Music History

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

Composition (Music)

I have a BFA degree in Jazz & Contemporary Music, and I have 8 years experience composing, arranging and performing my own materials as well as studying with masters such as Jane Ira Bloom, Reggie Workman and Noam Sivan.

Ear Training

I have a music degree and 8 years total of ear training (high school + college) with grades of A+, plus extracurricular training with ear training master Batsheva Rubinstein.

General Music

I have a BFA in Jazz & Contemporary Music as well as experience and deep knowledge performing and teaching in multiple genres from Jazz and Classical to Rock, Hip Hop, Funk Soul and many more. I have performed with Jazz Stars such as Avishai Cohen (Bass) and rising pop artists like Hollywood Anderson (American Idol).

Hebrew

I am a native Hebrew speaker and writer, born and raised in Israel. I am currently Teaching at Rye Community Synagogue.

Music History

My education includes: 5 years studying Jazz History; 1 year studying Western Music History; and 1 year studying World Music History.

The New School for Jazz & Contemporary Music
BFA Jazz Performance

Education

The New School for Jazz & Contemporary Music (BFA Jazz Performance)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Itamar will travel within 20 miles of Brooklyn, NY 11237.