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Marc D.

9 Reviews
Petaluma, CA
Starting at $39
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Marc D.

9 Reviews
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Reading music,chord building, rhythms

About Marc

I've been playing music since I was 14 years old. I studied classical guitar at State University in Buffalo, NY. and also studied guitar at the Berklee College of Music in Boston. I love just about every style of music. I mostly play Celtic, Bluegrass, American traditional, jazz, and classical. I al

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Jana Harrington
I appreciate Marc’s knowledge, professionalism, and teaching methods. I also appreciate his practice of social distancing and mask wearing. He was thorough, good-humored, and patient during my lesson.
Roger H.
He is very good with me. I'm not a very good student. I have bad habits and I'm overly sensitive to criticism, yet he has not made me feel bad at all about my playing if you want to call it that. I also have a short attention span and can't read music fluently. But his patience is much appreciated, and each week get a little better at it all. I recommend him to those trying their best to sound a little better.
Avery B.
It was really good information and I had a lot of fun.
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Matthew M.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 7 to 15
  • BM Jazz Studies from California State University, Sacramento
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Matthew M.

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Do you like to sing? Maybe you want to get better or learn more about it? Maybe you want to know how music works and all the secrets behind it? No matter what the reason is, I am happy to help you on your musical journey! While I mainly focus on singing, I can also teach you how to improve your listening, how to read music, how to sight-read, and some other useful lifelong skills that will help you along the way! I can teach beginning and intermediate level singers so don't worry if you feel nervous or "not good enough." I want all my students to have fun, be themselves, and ultimately improve after every lesson. I have been teaching an after-school elementary music program and love working with people who are excited to learn and have an amazing attitude!

About Matthew

I am currently finishing my BM (Bachelors of Music) degree in Jazz Studies as a vocalist. From high school and continuing into college, I have been in vocal jazz ensembles and have done a few gigs on my own. While I am studying jazz music, I also arrange music for myself and have started arranging p

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Zach
Super nice teacher and a lot of fun during our online lessons! The time always went by really fast :)
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Kris S.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Kris S.

25 Reviews
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Learn chord structures, progressions, scales, and how music works. Expand your music tool box!

About Kris

Music is a rewarding art with infinite depths - the approach you take to learn it should reflect this. When you take piano lessons with me we’ll cover all sides of musicianship, with a focus on building creative ability. Your classes will be varied and fun, from useful music theory to piano ex

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Jason
I feel so lucky to have discovered Kris on TakeLessons. Every lesson begins with him checking in on my progress in a variety of different areas and every lesson ends with notes of our session and different areas for me to practice before our next session. There's always a great mix of homework types that Kris lets you explore in a way that is organic and fun for how you want to learn. He will work with YOU to help find the lessons that inspire you to keep practicing and staying engaged. We also spend a decent amount of time on music theory and composition, so I feel like I'm actually learning the instrument and not just following patterns. Lastly, Kris has a high level of empathy and is great at encouraging his students. He always makes me feel good about the progress I'm making while still challenging me to be better. I can't recommend Kris enough.
Hershey
Kris is great .. always positive and upbeat. Clearly is masterful at understanding music theory and its applications to the piano. Working at a rapid pace and after just 3 lessons, I feel like I understand the piano. I would say that my understanding of some music theory (as a guitarist) helps me keep up with Kris, but he is a great listener and pauses when necessary.
Nicole
Amazing instructor. I've come so far from working with him.
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Chau K.

51 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Vietnamese
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Chau K.

51 Reviews
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For the beginner, I will break music therory down into easy to understand segments so that it will not be as overwhelming to someone who’s never learnt music theory before. For those who have learnt music theory before but need a refresher, I will make sure there are no gaps in their knowledge and go from there.

About Chau

My name is Chau and I am a transplant from Australia who has resided in Las Vegas for the last 17 years. I have a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Western Sydney and University of Nevada, Las Vegas, majoring in vocal performance and music technology. I am a wife to my husband and a mo

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Liz
Amazing teacher! I feel very self-conscious about singing (or performing of any kind, really), but Chau is so supportive, encouraging and non-judgmental. She gives excellent feedback and tailors her lessons to your level, with just the right amount of difficulty to keep things challenging but not so much that you feel frustrated and overwhelmed. I can't recommend her enough :)
Jodi
Chau is a wonderful voice and singing coach. She has worked with two of my daughters over the years, and has helped them hone their natural talents. Chau is friendly, personable, and a fabulous instructor. I highly recommend her!
Wayne Crocker
Chau is a excellent instructor she did teach me the small things that you can do with your voice to improve the quality of your voice which helped me. At age 60 she was able to teach a old dog a few new tricks hey it can happen miracles do happen in the future I hope to continue to use her as a instructor. Thank you for the healing lessons because music does heal your soul
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Mary Ann G.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English
  • Awarded High Achievement Music Award from ELAC
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mary Ann G.

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Learn theory in layman's terms. It should be fun not feared.
Happy to explain and put into practical use to make yourself well-rounded.

About Mary Ann

I have been teaching for over 30 years. I am a singer-songwriter-guitarist and performer. A native born Southern Californian, her life focus has always been music, from her beginnings as a little girl in the church choir to playing guitar in her first all girl band by age 12. She received her formal

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Gary G.
Extremely knowledgeable and also patient
Mike
Awesome! If I can learn to play the Uke anyone can.
Nancy
Mary has been awesome. I am an absolute complete beginner and she is patient and so encouraging! I have booked my next series of session. Highly recommend Mary!
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Avi B.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $65
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Awarded The Mark Brunswick Composition Award from CUNY City College of New York
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Avi B.

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Music Theory is the backbone of every western style of music that exists today. It's integral to understanding music in a critical and coherent way. Students who wish to study Music Theory will be amazed at how their favorite songs use the same techniques as Mozart, Bach, and Beethoven.

In our music theory lessons, we'll dive into the heart of what makes music, music. Then we'll apply those concepts to real pieces, and learn how we can apply to our instrument and original music.

About Avi

***COVID-19 UPDATE: Until authorities have deemed it safe, all of my lessons will take place online. Thank you for your cooperation and patience during this strange and important time.*** Greetings! My name’s Avi and I’m committed to getting you to rock your heart out as quickly as possible.

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Wesley H.
Edward D.
Mike F.
Taking lessons with Avi has been a great experience. He has been more than willing to work with my complicated schedule and very obviously cares about teaching. I tried learning guitar off of youtube for a little while but eventually hit a block. Learning with an actual teacher has been a world of difference.

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Average Cost of Music Theory Lessons in Forestville, CA

The average cost of 60-minute music theory lessons in Forestville is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $300 per hour.
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"Billy is the absolute best! Transcribing rhythms and ear training analysis have always been my weaknesses when it comes to music theory knowledge and finding the right exercises and techniques to improve has always been quite a difficult process to achieve. However, within just a few tutoring lessons from Billy, I started to build a better understanding of music theory as a whole. In every tutoring lesson, Billy was patient, knowledgeable and friendly which quickly benefited my musicality and strengthened my overall friendship and love with music. Thank you Billy!"
Ros
Took Music Theory lessons from Billy D.
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"Jonathan was great! He captured my son's attention and taught him the critically important basics.
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Julian
Took Music Theory lessons from Jonathan H.
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"Trevor is wonderful and sensitive to special learning needs."
Will
Took Music Theory lessons from Trevor H.
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"Steph is very knowledgeable about singing and music. She has a wonderful personality that is very encouraging to her students. I strongly suggest that you take lessons with her!!!!"
Carson
Took Music Theory lessons from Stephanie H.
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"This dude is fire 100%.
I’ve been watching Marks live streams and have been blown away by the quality of his audio in the streams themselves and his quality compositions. He his engaged with his audience at every turn and in his sets and always bring the highest energy to his performance and shares trade secrets and wisdom to his viewers. He is very technically skilled in audio engineering and computers in general. Great dude to have in any musical alliance. His knowledge of theory and his technical prowess are just top notch. Enough said.

-Joe Luckinbill"
Joe
Took Music Theory lessons from Mark S.
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"it was super awesome! couldnt figure out my sound so she couldnt hear me. but i heard her so it worked out okay."
britney
Took Music Theory lessons from Marlene M.
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"David is an exceptional instructor with the ability to help a student resolve problem areas. His teaching methods along with his patience and experience makes him an excellent instructor for beginner and advanced students. I highly recommend David for anyone wanting to learn any instrument along with respective technique and theory."
Sammy
Took Music Theory lessons from David D.
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"Lance has been teaching my 8 year old piano for the last few months, and we love having him in our home. He has a wonderful personality, is punctual, communicative, & great with kids. My daughter told me recently that she wanted to be a music teacher- it’s obvious what a positive impact he’s made with her in such a short amount of time. We are all a big fan and I highly recommend his lessons!"
Gigi
Took Music Theory lessons from Lance R.
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"Super Great Professor"
Rodrigo
Took Music Theory lessons from Naomi R.
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"Steve is a fabulous teacher and is so very patient with me. I have learned so much with only three lessons, and can't wait to learn more from him."
Renee
Took Music Theory lessons from Steve P.
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