Posts Tagged: guitar teacher

Alumni Spotlight: Andy Basiola (JTC Guitar)

We recently spoke with DIME ONLINE JTC Guitar Degree alum Andy Basiola on what he’s been up to since completing his studies! Andy Basiola – Pic by George Stergiou “It’s already been 1 year since my graduation from DIME ONLINE in the summer of 2018. It’s incredible how this experience gave me so much motivation… Read more »

Student Story: Emanuele Marchetti – BA(Hons) Creative Music Performance – Drums

  BA(Hons) courses in Guitar, Drums, Songwriting, and Music Entrepreneurship begin in September 2018! Start your application today. APPLY NOW! No time to study for a full-time degree? Check out our standalone modules!  STANDALONE MODULES Interested in finding out more about DIME ONLINE? Email info@dime-online.org or check out the homepage: www.dime-online.org You can also find us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. .

Artist Spotlight – Claudio Pietronik (JTC Guitar)

How did you get started as a musician? I started playing guitar at the age of 14, simply having fun with a random classical guitar that magically arrived at my house. After a few years, I started studying with a few teachers from my town and transcribing by ear everything I can. Who were some of… Read more »

JTC Artist Spotlight – John F Klaver

How did you get started as a musician? I studied jazz guitar at the Conservatory of Amsterdam and after graduating I started working professionally. Who were some of your influences as you progressed? Gary Moore, Robben Ford, Pat Martino, Oz Noy, Josh Smith, Warren Haynes, Wes Montgomery, Joe Pass, Mike Stern, John McLaughlin, Jesse van… Read more »

JTC Artist Spotlight – Luca Mantovanelli

How did you get started as a musician? My father is a musician and I lived around music ever since I was a little boy. I started playing drums when I was 10 years old and switched to guitar at 14 and it became my passion very quickly. I have never looked back! Who were… Read more »

Student Story: Andy Basiola, JTC Guitar Degree Graduate

Check out his story here: BA(Hons) courses in Guitar, Drums, Songwriting, and Music Entrepreneurship begin in September 2018! Start your application today. APPLY NOW! No time to study for a full-time degree? Check out our standalone modules!  STANDALONE MODULES Interested in finding out more about DIME ONLINE? Email info@dime-online.org or check out the homepage: www.dime-online.org You can also find us… Read more »

Student Story: Andy Solomon, JTC Guitar

My musical journey began in the 1980s when I heard Dire Straits’ track ‘Money for Nothing’. That intro riff really excited me, it just sounded so cool – I knew I had to learn that thing they called guitar! After this, I bought my first ever album, ‘Live Magic’ by Queen,  which inspired me even… Read more »

Interview With JTC Degree Student – Paul Wisby

    What is your background in music and education? I studied at the Guitar Institute in London (now the ICMP) in the early ’90s. This was before ACM or BIMM were established and began to offer degree courses.The course was a fairly intense one-year diploma where lots of things were thrown at you. It… Read more »