Duncan Lorien travels the world teaching people how to play music. He teaches all kinds of people – people who never learned to play, people who have given up trying to learn a musical instrument and people who learned at school and have forgotten just about everything they knew.
Check out this interview from Radio New Zealand about a new take on music education with British-born but Boston-based teacher and musician Duncan Lorien. Continue reading
Duncan delivering the talk “Opening the door to the language of music” at the TEDx lectures in Venice, Italy on May 31st 2014.” If you want to see how Duncan really makes the subject of music so simple just watch the whole 12 minute talk right here! Continue reading
The Understanding of Music™ will be delivered in Spain, Romania and the Ukraine for the first time in 2019 and Moscow in November 2017. The Understanding of Music™ will also be returning to Vietnam in 2019 as well as Australia, New Zealand, Germany, Austria, Hungary, the U.S.A and the U.K. Continue reading
Understanding the Basics of Singing Seminars will be delivered during January 2019 in Auckland, New Zealand, February in Melbourne, Australia, April in Moscow, Russia and also Berlin, Germany, May in Vienna, Austria. Understanding the Basics of Singing Seminars will also be delivered during November in Budapest, Hungary and Kiev, Ukraine.
The Understanding of Music Seminars will be delivered in January in Clearwater, Florida and Auckland, New Zealand then in February in Melbourne and Canberra, Australia as well as HoChiMinh City in Vietnam. The Understanding of Music Seminar returns to Boston U.S.A. in March and then in April to Moscow, Russia. The Understanding of Reading & Playing Music Seminar will be held in Berlin, Germany followed in May by Stuttgart, Germany. Also in May The Understanding of Music Seminar will return to Budapest, Hungary and for the first time to Malaga in Spain!
The Understanding of Music Seminar™ has been translated into Czech, German, Hungarian, Italian, Polish, Russian, Spanish and is currently being translated into Romanian. Continue reading
The seminar materials are constantly being reviewed and updated to make them as simple and logical as possible. For example, the newly designed diagrams and text in the latest edition of the Understanding of Music Seminar have taken the subject of rhythm to a whole new level of simplicity and graduates are saying the addition of the new 10 day Seminar Review Lessons are a huge improvement to the 100 Daily Lesson Program. The addition of the DVD of all the exercises contained in the seminar clearly demonstrated on both keyboard and guitar has received rave reviews from all graduates of the seminar. Continue reading
The last few months have seen a huge expansion of seminars delivered by the Understanding of Music Company™. Seminars are currently scheduled for delivery in Auckland, Berlin, Boston, Budapest, Canberra, Clearwater, Cluj-Napoca, HoChiMinh City, London, Malaga, Melbourne, Moscow, Perth, Stuttgart and Vienna.