Composer & Conductor
Music Lessons & Consulting
Dr. Rolle offers private music lessons and consultations for musicians of all levels and ages. Drawing from his experience as a composer, conductor, performer, and educator, Rolle's teaching methods combine serious training with individualized course of study tailored for each student.
Building on your particular strengths, interests, and background, one-on-one lessons will help you achieve mastery and develop a distinct, personal artistic voice. Unlock your true potential, reach your goals, and ignite a life-long passion and curiosity for music.
Study the craft of composition, learning to hear the music on the page and write the music in your head. From traditional classical styles and jazz to experimental & computer techniques, learn how to bring your musical ideas to life through notation, performance, and recording.
Whether you are a composer or performer, solid theory and musicianship skills form the essential foundation for a successful career.
Work one-on-one to develop an understanding of theoretical concepts, and a well-trained ear that will set you apart from your colleagues.
There is a reason basic piano skills are considered the building-blocks of musical study. Lean to play from musical notation, by ear, and to improvise at the piano--whether you have never read a note or are a seasoned musician, improving your piano skills puts the whole world of musical language under your fingertips.
Guitar is one of the most popular instruments in contemporary music--and for good reason! From fast rock progressions to complex jazz harmonies, the guitar is immensely versatile in both style and technique.
Learn to read music, play by ear, and improvise on the six strings that changed modern music.
Take your work to the next level with editing services for your compositions, music writing, and notated examples for publication. Whether a section of your work needs another set of eyes or ears, an editing consultation can make all the difference. Student and Professional rates available.
If you are an ensemble looking to take your performances to the next level, or a student looking to make your application materials more competitive for music school, make the effort to stand out from your peers.
Focused coaching and consultations on your performance, application, portfolio, or auditions will help you polish your materials, shape a clear artistic identity, and present your work most effectively.
From Theory to Counterpoint, nobody wants to fall behind on coursework. Tutoring for the undergraduate and graduate music curriculum is available, along with preparation for course exams, entrance exams, and comprehensive exams.