Matthew is available for private lessons or group workshops.
Mindfulness & Music
Free-Improvisation for classical musicians
I am interested in teaching adults who wish to play piano for pleasure & personal wellbeing. I am a conservatory trained musician and psychology professor who offers a healthful, mindful, & joyful experience at the piano. Together we learn how to make music, spontaneously, joyously, & naturally.
Trombone lessons for all experience-levels of students. You will learn the rudiments of trombone playing in classical, jazz, & free-improvisational genres.
Composition & Songwriting
Lessons in music composition techniques. Theory, counterpoint, form, & orchestration.
Lessons in Schenkerian music analysis are available.
Gestalt Perceptual Theory & Composition
Lessons in Gestalt theory & music composition.