CONDUCTING LESSONS

The International Music Studio,

led by the experienced music teacher Iago Hermo,
offers regular conducting courses in Amsterdam and online.
Check the courses offer below to know more about them
and choose the one more suitable for your needs.

INDIVIDUAL & GROUP conducting lessons

FOR THOSE WHO ALWAYS WANTED TO LEARN HOW TO LEAD AN ORCHESTRA, BAND, CHOIR OR ENSEMBLE

The conducting lessons are perfect for students willing to learn how to lead any kind of music group: orchestras, bands, choirs and ensembles. The course, graded by levels based on the students knowledge, focuses on the main repertory for the previous groups, focused on music from the 18th century.
It’s possible to get individual lessons, and also in groups of 2 (limited to this number under the current regulations in the Netherlands). In optimal conditions, all students will have the chance of having a practical lesson with real musicians every 4 months.

Ideal for students +12 years old. All levels
Lessons in the Muziekcentrum Zuidoost are eligible for subsidies up to 450€
Planned for weekly regular lessons. Other options available (e.g. biweekly lessons for adults).

Trial lesson (30 minutes)0€
INDIVIDUAL – 30 minutes in the school22€ (88€/month)
INDIVIDUAL – 45 minutes in the school29,5€ (118€/month)
INDIVIDUAL – 1 hour in the school37€ (148€/month)
INDIVIDUAL – 30 minutes at students home27€ (108€/month)
INDIVIDUAL – 45 minutes at students home34,5€ (138€/month)
INDIVIDUAL – 1 hour at students home42€ (168€/month)
GROUP (max 2)- 1 hour in the school19€/student (76€/month)
GROUP (max 3) – 1 hour at students home24€/student (96€/month)
All prices are including taxes.
Monthly fees based on 4 weeks of lessons per month

ADVANCED CONDUCTING PROGRAM – CONTEMPORARY MUSIC

ENSEMBLE CONDUCTING COURSE FOR CONTEMPORARY MUSIC

This advanced conducting program focuses on the new music creation and conducting of this repertory. Despite some similarities with the previous course (e.g. technique learning, aural skills…), this program focuses on conducting Contemporary music, how to approach it, and the skills required for being able to lead a group of musicians performing this music. Practical lessons are also included under optimal circumstances.

Ideal for students older than 14 years old and conservatory preparation
Lessons in the Muziekcentrum Zuidoost are eligible for subsidies up to 450€
Planned for weekly regular lessons. Other options available.

Trial lesson (30 minutes)0€
INDIVIDUAL – 30 minutes in the school25€ (100€/month)
INDIVIDUAL – 45 minutes in the school32,5€ (130€/month)
INDIVIDUAL – 1 hour in the school40€ (160€/month)
INDIVIDUAL – 30 minutes at students home30€ (120€/month)
INDIVIDUAL – 45 minutes at students home37,5€ (150€/month)
INDIVIDUAL – 1 hour at students home45€ (180€/month)
GROUP (max 2)- 1 hour in the school22€/student (88€/month)
GROUP (max 3) – 1 hour at students home27€/student (108€/month)
All prices are including taxes.
Monthly fees based on 4 weeks of lessons per month

online CONDUCTING lessons

FLEXIBLE ONLINE LESSONS FOR ALL

For those students not able to join the in-person lessons, mostly during the current pandemic, it’s possible to receive Online Conducting Lessons.
Thanks to the technology progress, it’s possible to get regular individual lessons through Zoom or Skype.

Ideal for all levels and ages
Planned for weekly regular lessons. Other options available (e.g. biweekly lessons for adults).

Trial lesson (30 minutes)0€
30 minutes15€ (60€/month)
45 minutes22,5€ (90€/month)
1 hour30€ (120€/month)
All prices are including taxes.
Monthly fees based on 4 weeks of lessons per month

discounts

The International Music Studio offers several ways for the students of any of the courses to get a discount on their fees. All students can apply for them if they meet the requirements.

Also a reminder of the Jeugdcultuurfonds, which grants up to 450€ to students under 16 years old taking lessons in the Muziekcentrum Zuidoost.

Bookings of 10-19 lessons5% discount
Booking of 20-29 lessons10% discount
Booking of 30-39 lessons15% discount
Booking of 40 lessons or more20% discount
For every new student (up to 4)
recommended by you willing to
get at least 6 months of lessons,
you’ll get



5€ discount per lesson
All discounts based on regular weekly lessons

Iago is an excellent teacher, very happy with his teaching style, professionalism, flexibility and support. My son loves going to the lessons! Totally recommend!!

— Rosane de A. F.

Iago is a very good tutor – he is patient and understanding when I was struggling! His method of teaching is easy to understand and fun. I highly recommend him!

— Chris H.

I have been getting very pleasant, well prepared, affordable piano lessons from Iago for 3 years now. My level has improved a lot.

— Robin R.

I am having great experience. The teacher provides professional music trainings. I would recommend you to join if you want to improve your skills in composing, piano and so on.

— UAE汉语老师 Du Qiangwei

Great teacher really caring and nice and teaches everything you need to start playing piano and/or improving in your skills.

— Icrenice

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