Posts Tagged: online education

Blog: Life Lessons From Legends (Mike Sturgis: Head of Education)

Aging is unavoidable. And when I say this, I don’t just mean the chronological passing of time relative to our own existence.  I mean the physical and mental changes that occur as we age; changes to our cognition, health, looks, strength, perspective, etc. It’s these changes (specifically those perceived as deterioration) that we can find… Read more »

DIME ONLINE JTC Guitar Solo Competition!

Guitarists, show us your skills for the chance to win a one-year membership to JTC Guitar, a great prize pack from D’Addario, a Skype lesson, and some cool merch from DIME ONLINE! How to Enter About the Prizes Your premium JTC MEMBERSHIP will give you unlimited streaming access, including interactive tabs, for the entire store, as well as exclusive… Read more »

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! “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 and most importantly generated new opportunities in… Read more »

Student Story: Dalton Thomas (Drums)

DIME ONLINE offers flexible, affordable study options for students across the globe. Study wherever you are in the world! BA(Hons) courses in Creative Music Performance (specialising in JTC Guitar or Drums), Creative Songwriting, and Music Entrepreneurship begin on January 28th 2019! Start your application today. APPLY NOW! No time to study for a full-time degree? Check out our standalone modules! … 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. .

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 »

Staff Spotlight: Head of Education, Mike Sturgis

RECORDING Mike has recently been recording with Beverley Knight and The Staks at Mark Knopfler’s British Grove Studios.  The record is being produced by Andy Wright  (who has also worked with Jeff Beck and Simple Minds).   Mike was also in Boston, at the Woolly Mammoth Studios with Dave Limina, who is the Assistant Chair of Piano Department at Berklee School of Music. You can… 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 »

A Day in the Life: Guitar Tutor Jon Bishop

  MORNING Up and at them! An early start is part of my usual routine. A cup of coffee and a slice of toast and it’s time to make the journey down the path to my home studio which is located in a converted double garage at the bottom of the garden. I enjoy delivering… Read more »