Are you a music teacher, creator or performer? Or maybe all of the three? 

Don’t hesitate to write and get an overview of possibilities. 

Jakob Thorkild Overgaard is an acclaimed music teacher specialized in holistic approach to music education. 


Fields of expertise:

– Creative composition in electronic music.

– Strategies of listening

– Improvisation: performance, practice, philosophy & as a compositional tool.

– DIY (do-it-yourself) releases. Strategy, strenghts, weaknesses, opportunities, threats.

– Process. Ways of working, practicing, working with creativity.

– Sustainable approach to entrepreneurship in creative business.


Royal Academy Of Music, Dep. Aalborg, The Education for Electronic Sound & Music

Lecturer (Auditive Analysis, Theoretical Pedagogy, Art & Context, Music History, Compositional Method)

2017 – today 

Sonic College UCSYD, Professionsbacheloruddannelsen i Lyddesign

Head of censors

2019 – 2023 (Head of censors 2021-2023)

University of Copenhagen, Dep. Musicology

 External Lecturer (Auditive Analysis, Music History, Arrangement)


Aarhus University, Pædagogisk- Psykologisk Uddannelsesvejledning

Support Teacher

2018 – 2021

Aarhus Folkeuniversitet

Lecturer (Music History)