From bassoon fundamentals, reed making, to advanced jazz improvisation techniques. Dozens of videos that will bring a new direction and focus to your practice sessions.
“In this course, I’ll share with you the knowledge that I have picked up in my 30-year career as a bassoonist.” – Alexandre Silvério, solo bassoonist at São Paulo Symphony Orchestra
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Would you like to:
√ Play in tune and with a gorgeous sound?
√ Improve your technique?
√ Make your own reeds and play with them?
√ Save time by developing an optimized practice routine?
√ Finally not be frustrated by not understanding jazz and becoming an Improviser?
√ Be an inspired and creative musician?
So you’ve come to the right place!
WHO IS THE TEACHER?
CEO & Founder – Bassoon Lesson
Alexandre Silvério is one of the few bassoonists in the world who plays both Classical and Jazz. He is the Principal Bassoonist of the São Paulo State Symphony Orchestra (OSESP), but also a very committed jazz bassoonist.
In 1999, Alexandre was awarded a scholarship from the Vitae Institute to study at the “Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler in Berlin”, with bassoon legend Klaus Thunemann. In 2002, he was accepted into the Berlin Philharmonic Academy.
In Berlin, he had the opportunity to play with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, the Berlin Symphony Orchestra, where he also had the opportunity to work with some of the best musicians and conductors of our days, like Seiji Ozawa, André Previn, Mariss Jansons, Pierre Boulez, and others.
In addition to playing with OSESP, Alexandre teaches at the prestigious “EMESP”, at the “Academia de Música da Osesp” (Osesp Academy of Music), is part of CAMALEON BASSOONS and is part of a jazz group named after himself.
Trusted and approved by students around the world.
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Tadija Mincic / Germany
“Alexandre is a fantastic teacher and coach with a big heart. I recommend his course to anyone seeking new insights into bassoon playing, you are in good hands!”
Jo Anne Sukumaran / Singapore
“I’m really enjoying the lessons. I played with my own reed, which was made according to your orientation, and worked very well!"
Sérgia Rosely / Brazil
"The modules are really complete, and the Alexandre Silverio’s initiative is excellent. Congratulations!”
Fábio Szabluk / Brazil
"My experience with Basson Lesson by Alexandre Silverio was really gratifying, educational and fun."
Ana Isabel / Venezuela