Private flute lessons, jazz improvisation and classical flute technique. Jazz improvisation for classical flute players. Flute for doublers, flute basics for saxophone players.
Philosophy: I believe that it is my responsibility to provide quality instruction to help each student realize his or her own individual potential and abilities,no matter what challenges they are faced with.
Mr Plateau is a warm hearted high quality teacher with a lot of experience. He is comfortable with all levels.
Bart Platteau (1965) studied classical percussion, harmony, chambermusic and flute at the Brussels Conservatory, and jazz at the Rotterdam Conservatory, where he pursued his master in Jazz Performance in 1993. During his studies at the Rotterdam Conservatory he went for one semester as an exchange student to the Berklee College of Music in 1992. Recorded together with his wife Amina Figarova their first CD “ Attraction” in 1995. Bart is a member of the Amina Figarova Sextet, and also doing the business management for the sextet.
He teaches private lessons with the New York Jazz Workshop and since 1998 he has been the main teacher for “flute-jazz-performance” at the Rotterdam Conservatory and taught flute for 16 years at the Roosendaalse Music school in the Netherlands.
He moved in the beginning of 2012 to New York and has played concerts all over Europe, the USA, Canada, Mexico, Brasil, Dutch Antilles, Indonesia, Malaysia, South Africa, Azerbaijan, Tunesia, United Arabs Emirates. etc.