Nicolas Real

Nicolas R

Hollywood, FL

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Nicolas teaches: Ages 6 to 65
Special needs
Teaching since: January 1987
Last sign in: 2 days ago

Overview

Venezuelan flutist, teacher, composer, and conductor. A former member of the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra conducted by Mto. Gustavo Dudamel, Nicolás Real holds a Bachelor Degree in Flute Performance from the University Institute of Musical Studies in Venezuela, a Masters Degree in Flute Performance from Central Michigan University, and a Doctoral Degree in Musical Arts (DMA) from Temple University in Philadelphia. In 2011, Nicolas Real composed and premiered his “1st Concerto for Flute, String Orchestra, and Percussion” at the International Flute and Piccolo Festival in Caracas-Venezuela. Mr. Real is also a former Flute Teacher at the Latin American Flute Academy from “El Sistema”, and Flute Teacher at the School of Music of the Faculty of Arts at the University of Los Andes in Venezuela. Currently, Mr. Real is a successful freelance soloist, teacher, conductor, and composer in the USA and overseas.

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Experience

FLUTE PROFESSOR

Dec 2014 - Oct 2015
UNIVERSITY OF LOS ANDES, SCHOOL OF MUSIC - VENEZUELA

Teaching Traverse Flute at the Under Graduate level: private lessons, syllabus design, recitals, periodic tests, academic reports.

FLUTE SECTION

Nov 2011 - Sep 2015
SIMON BOLIVAR SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Performing the traverse flute at every rehearsals, concerts, and tours of the orchestra season.

FLUTE PROFESSOR

Oct 2011 - Sep 2015
LATIN AMERICAN FLUTE ACADEMY, EL SISTEMA - VENEZUELA

Teaching a Flute Studio of more than twenty students from the Venezuelan EL SISTEMA. Duties included: private lessons, master classes, chamber music coaching, Flute Studio recitals production, periodic exams.

FLUTE TEACHER

Oct 2010 - May 2011
TUNE UP PHILLY

Private flute lessons, woodwind sectionals coaching, orchestra conducting, periodic exams.

FLUTE SECTION

Oct 2008 - May 2011
FLORIDA LAKES SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

FLUTE AND PIANO TEACHER

Sep 2008 - Dec 2009
MIAMI-DADE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

Teaching flute and piano courses, periodic evaluations, private and group lessons for children and adults.

MUSIC DIRECTOR AND FLUTE TEACHER

Jul 2006 - Jul 2008
DORAL CONSERVATORY AND SCHOOL OF THE ARTS

Selecting the orchestra repertoire, making music arrangements and original compositions for the orchestra and different ensembles, private flute lessons, winds and strings sectionals coaching, interviewing teachers applicants, producing the regular season and academic concerts.

Education

Doctorate in Musical Arts (DMA) - Flute Performance, Composition

Aug 2003 - May 2013
TEMPLE UNIVERSITY

Master of Music - Flute Performance

Aug 2001 - May 2003
CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY

Bachelor of Music - Flute Performance

Sep 1987 - Jul 1991
UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE OF MUSICAL STUDIES

Languages Spoken

English

Professional Proficiency

Spanish

Fluent / Native Proficiency

Certifications

Proficiency MS Word

May 1996
IBM - VENEZUELA

Awards

RECIPIENT AWARD

Oct 2004
WHO IS WHO AMONG AMERICAN STUDENTS

WINNER CONVENTION PERFORMERS COMPETITION

Aug 2002
NATIONAL FLUTE ASSOCIATION - USA

WINNER CONCERTO/SOLO COMPETITION

Apr 2002
SCHOOL OF MUSIC, CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY

Affiliations

Music Teachers National Association

Oct 2015
MTNA

The MTNA was founded in 1876 with the goal of advancing the value of music study and music-making to society while supporting the careers and professionalism of teachers of music. With nearly 22,000 members in 50 states—and more than 500 local affiliates—the MTNA is the preeminent source for music teacher support, where members embody like-minded values and commitment to their students, colleagues and society as a whole, while reaping the rewards of collaboration, continuity and connection throughout the lifetime of their careers.

National Flute Association

Aug 1997

The National Flute Association, founded in 1972, is the largest flute organization in the world. Approximately 5,000 members from more than 50 countries join together in person, online, at conventions, informally and in forums, through publications and classrooms, in performance, in friendship and collegiality. Guided by its goals to encourage a higher standard of artistic excellence for the flute, its performers, and its literature, members include leading soloists, orchestral players, jazz and world music performers, teachers, adult amateurs, and students of all ages.

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3 Reviews on Nicolas R

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Bella Aug 2, 2016
Flute · In home
Verified Student
Nicolas is an excellent teacher and also very cheerful which makes the lesson very enjoyable. Both my daughter and I enjoyed the first lesson and we look forward to the next lesson!
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Maya May 25, 2016
Piano · In home
Verified Student
He was very patient and encouraging! He was was also extremely funny! Love him!
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Jose May 18, 2016
Piano · In home
Verified Student
The lesson was great my son enjoyed his forst lesson. Looking forward to the next lesson.
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