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Joe Armer

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About Joe

Experienced guitarist and music educator based in London
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Guitarist
London
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I have a wealth of performance experience in classical, jazz, soul, pop/rock, and fusion having played in a wide variety of contexts ranging from solo recitals to theatre pit bands to jazz clubs. I currently run a weekly jazz jam in East London amongst other residencies. As a composer I have had pieces performed at Sanctum and the Edinburgh Fringe. I have experience in arranging for and conducting student ensembles as well as professional groups. In June 2020 I released my debut EP ‘Hommages’. As an educator I specialise in classical guitar tuition, jazz harmony, applied theory, and Brazilian music alongside bass and music theory. I adapt my teaching style depending on the context, planning the lessons to meet the desired learner outcomes. I take a holistic approach to music education, aiming to help the student to fully realise their potential on their instrument as well as to encourage creativity and a lifelong passion for music.

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Musicianship
Genres:
Jazz, Blues, Jazz fusion, Latin jazz, Modern jazz, Classical, Bossa nova, Choro, Brazilian music, Flamenco, Latin, Reggae, Salsa, Tango, Spanish music
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Instruments:
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Charity event, Corporate event, Private event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Hotel / Restaurant event, Concert, Recording session, Cruise, New Year's Eve, Christmas party, Birthday party
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Other skills:
Arranger, Songwriter, Composer, Transcription, Accompanist, Fluent improviser, Instrumental teaching, Theory teaching, Composition teaching, Community music worker, Musicologist
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Song list

A wide selection of classical guitar pieces,
Jazz standards and
Bossa Nova classics
Classical guitar
Chôro No. 1 - Heitor Villa-Lobos
La Catedral - Augustin Barrios Mangoré
Capricho Arabe - Francisco Tarrega
Lute Suites - J.S Bach
Jazz
All of Me
All The Things You Are
Alone Together
Autumn Leaves
Billie’s Bounce
Black Orpheus
Blue Bossa
Body and Soul
But Not For Me
Bye Bye Blackbird
Cherokee
Confirmation
Days of Wine and Roses
Doxy
Fly Me To The Moon
Footprints
Four
Have You Met Miss Jones
How High The Moon
I Hear a Rhapsody
I Love You
I Remember You
I’ll Remember April
I’m Old Fashioned
If I Should Lose You
If I Were A Bell
In A Mellow Tone
In A Sentimental Mood
It Could Happen To You
Just Friends
Misty
My Funny Valentine
Night and Day
Oleo
On Green Dolphin Street
Recorda Me
Satin Doll
Stella By Starlight
Scrapple From The Apple
So What
Solar
St. Thomas
Sweet Georgia Brown
Take The A Train
The Girl From Ipanema
There Is No Greater Love
There Will Never Be Another You
Up Jumped Spring
What Is This Thing Called Love
Yesterdays
Bossa Nova
Chega de Saudade (No More Blues)
Águas de Março (Waters of March)
Manhã De Carnaval
Canto de Ossanha
Corcovado (Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars)
Desafinado
Insensatez (How Insensitive)
Meditaçao (Mediation)
Wave (Vou-te Contar)
One Note Samba (Samba de Uma Nota Só)
O Pato
Brazil (Aquarela do Brasil)
Baia (Na Baixa do Sapateiro)
Sambolero
Once I loved (O amor em paz

Prices

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Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Short performance (up to 15 min)£50
Up to 1 hour£75
Up to 2 hours£125
Up to 3 hours£175

Reviews

From customers:

The S, 5 years ago

Excellent original compositions