Our Double Bass Teachers
Ana Maria Rojas Leal
Ana Maria Began her musical studies in cello and violin at the age of 6. With her skills as a cellist, she performed as a soloist, an orchestral interpreter and a teacher. She was playing cello with the Young Orchestra Symphonic of Colombia.
Ana Maria improved her skills as a cellist when she began her professional studies in university of the Andes. Further, she studied cello at the University of Cuba, where she also learned improvisation and musicology.
In 2013, Ana Maria participated in a concerts cycle with the Colombian Symphonic Orchestra as cellist and violinist. At the same year she began to teach cello at the University of the Andes, with Battuta foundation and with the music programs of the Capital City. In this music programs, Ana Maria attended different courses as multi – instrumentalist teacher. She spent several years more learning Cello, Bass and the other string instruments. During 2017 and 2018 that Ana Maria was teaching Cello and Bass in Cakike foundation. She conducted a children orchestra during 2019.
Ana Maria enjoying teaching children as well as adult students. Patience and encouragement are her best qualities as a teacher Ana Maria can combine teaching methods such as Traditional and Suzuki to better accommodate the student.
.If grade exams are the main goal for the individual, Ana Maria is comfortable to teach AMEB, ABRSM and the other syllabuses
- Improves intelligence and school grades
- Benefits to coordination, flexibility and bodily strength
- Heightened attention span
- Enhanced pattern recognition and memorization
- Reduction in stress
- Increased ability to deal with change and surprises
- Improved teamwork abilities during orchestra playing