Posts Tagged: Jamtrackcentral

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 »

A Day in the Life: Learning Technologist, Tristan Seume

MORNING My main role with DIME ONLINE is to manage the virtual learning environment, Canvas, making sure the students and tutors have everything they need. There’s always plenty to do, whether it’s editing course notes, setting up assignments or just making sure things are functioning as they should. That said I usually find it’s best to… Read more »

KX93.5 Feature JTC Degree Student Constantine Jajas

  Constantine recently contributed a new track called ‘Stellar’, to the excellent DIME Sessions Volume 3 album, which has been picked up by Tommy Benson from the Guitar Gods Power Hour on KX 93.5. Check out the show by clicking the image above, and read his story below. I began playing the guitar at a… Read more »

Q&A With First Class BA(Hons) JTC Guitar Graduate, Neil Schoeman

            Q1.  You have achieved excellent marks throughout your time with DIME ONLINE and have now graduated with a first class degree.  What are your immediate plans for the next few months? Directly after finishing my degree I took a well deserved month holiday, doing as little as possible. 😊… Read more »

Meet Martin Goulding – Head of Guitar

What is your role in the BA (Hons) Creative Music Performance – JTC Degree? I’m Head of Guitar and course writer for the technical development and improvisation modules. Both modules are fully integrated to provide a structured and progressive course of study in guitar-based musicianship, with advanced concepts approached by building key underlying skills. Guided… Read more »