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Chris V.

12 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $35
  • Associate of Music from Pierce Community College
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
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Chris V.

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Deep conversations about how music is connected, and how the little pieces of information (triads,scales,etc.) lead to the bigger picture. While of course putting the concepts to work in your practice routine

About Chris

I am a jazz guitarist based out of beautiful Los Angeles, California. I received and Associate of Arts degree in Music in 2015, and have been pursuing a bachelors in Jazz Studies since then. While in community college I really grew into my own as a musician and discovered that I love jazz and t

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Laurynn
Best instructor I've found and I'm sticking with him!
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Blake
Chris is great and my son loves the group lessons and private lessons from him!

Brian P.

26 Reviews
Culver City, CA
Starting at $40
  • Awarded Certificate of Appreciation from City of Los Angeles
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts, Music from California State University, Los Angeles
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Brian P.

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About Brian

Brian discovered his talent and passion for teaching while still in college, and has been teaching guitar and piano in Southern California for over 20 years. Gifted at teaching students of all ages and abilities, he combines patience, creativity, imagination and boundless enthusiasm with solid prof

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Diane W.
Although this was my first lesson with Brian, he is a perfect match for me. He has a gentle, docile personality, good humored and very patient. He's especially great with beginners, older students and special needs individuals. In close proximity so he didn't have to travel far. His teaching style, for me, is very effective and he's a very nice person.
Mike S.
Brian is the best! Highly encouraging - especially for me as a beginner.
Jack
Brian was fantastic and the lesson was fun! Really pumped about my next lesson! I have some things to practice and I already feel like I can play some guitar!!
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Cathy R.

8 Reviews
Canyon Country, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish, French, French and Spanish, as well as Italian diction
  • Teaching since 1985
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Cathy R.

8 Reviews
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Music Theory can appear to be a daunting foreign language. These lessons will bring the concepts easily and understandably into the light. I will personally lead you to practical and logical solutions that make Music Theory more naturally applicable to music, making it both easier and more practical.

About Cathy

 Vocal and Piano Teacher A proven leader in teaching and motivational development with years of experience and expertise; a self-directed, creative individual who possesses superior skills in interpersonal development and great interpersonal care helping individuals and groups Key Areas of St

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Tom
Cathy is a great and caring teacher who helped me correct the vocal problem I was having. I highly recommend her and hope to work with her again in the future.
Javan
Cathy is patience and methodically, intuitively Planning lessons that are specific to my personal goals.
Sydney W.
Cathy was terrific! My daughter had one week to prepare for a very important10 minute presentation and Cathy gave great advice and was truly invested in helping her be her best self with poise and confidence. Definitely recommend her!

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Lola M.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2002
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Lola M.

14 Reviews
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Music theory can be a daunting and sometimes unpleasant element of learning an instrument, whether it's piano, guitar, bass, or your voice. I love teaching the elements of music theory in a fun, easy to understand way. If you want to improve your ability to understand and learn music theory, come see me!

About Lola

I have more than 30 years of musical experience. I’ve taught guitar, piano, bass, and theater in private schools, art schools and I’m currently teaching at Classic Axe Guitar Gallery in Gainesville, VA. I’ve taught over 250 students in all levels of experience, tailoring each lesson to fit each stu

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Lola is a professional at what she does. From the moment I walked into my first lesson, I could tell she was very knowledgeable about music. Beyond music, she is a very kind and welcoming woman who is patient and understanding. She talks with you and really cares about what you're saying. She is a great teacher for anyone of all levels of experience in music and I recommend her for everyone.
Mina Saremi
Great Lessons! Really fun & keep you motivated. Lola is an awesome teacher!
Barb C.
Lola and I connected right away, and she takes the time to get to know me and my goals. We had a very successful first lesson, and look forward to more!
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Madeline H.

38 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, German, Italian, French, English
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Awarded 1st place Junior Women's Division from Minnesota Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing
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Madeline H.

38 Reviews
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I've been studying music theory for six years, and I've been a music theory tutor for three years. I currently study music theory pedagogy at the Peabody Institute, and I am a graduate assistant for the music theory department.
Music theory is a mathematical approach to music, and can successfully be taught to every type of learner. I have experience teaching student just beginning, studying musical form, counterpoint, atonality, and ear training. Music theory can be abstract, but it improves the understanding and appreciation of music to a listener, composer, and performer.

About Madeline

Hello! I'm Madeline, and I'm a vocal director, vocal instructor, beginner-piano teacher, and music theory tutor. I love introducing students to new repertoire, showing them a different way of looking at concepts, and helping students realize how smart and talented they are. I want my students to fe

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Madeline is very skilled as are many voice/music teachers, but what makes her stand out is her knowledge of pedagogy. She has the skills to teach as well as the performing arts background, adding credibility to the experience. In our family’s case, she is working with our 11 year old granddaughter and has been able to impart an experience that has achieved the delicate balance of fun AND discipline.
Amanda
Great instructor! With school distance learning, Madeline quickly moved my daughter's first semester of lessons from in school to online. We were worried about being a beginner with online lessons, but it is going amazing.

Rosita R.

319 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Japanese
  • Teaches students 5 to 60
  • Teaching since 2005
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Rosita R.

319 Reviews
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Music Theory is ESSENTIAL for ALL MUSICIANS! Knowing theory will help you advance your songwriting skills and help you even play or sing! There are two different approaches when teaching musical theater. The classical and modern approach.

About Rosita

I have been singing and studying voice for over 23 years since I was a child! I hold a Bachelors from Musicians Institute and other accomplished degrees from American Musical Dramatic Academy to conclude my quest for vocal excellence and the ability to sing in multiple languages ( English, Spanish,

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Imani A.
She’s an amazing instructor. She meets the needs of my voice that I need to strengthen/work on, and is very optimistic.
Violet P.
Rosita is very talented. My daughter thoroughly enjoyed her first lesson. She was really able to connect with her and make it fun. I'm happy we found her.
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Average Cost of Music Theory Lessons in Pasadena, CA

The average cost of 60-minute music theory lessons in Pasadena is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $276 per hour.
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$52 average
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"Excellent lovely sense of humor very patient with me. Thank you Ryan!"
Michael P
Took Music Theory lessons from JunZhao(Ryan) D.
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"Honestly I couldn't have picked a better teacher. Above all else, Christian really takes the time to help you understand what he's teaching and how to apply it to your own playing. I've been playing guitar for 10 years now and before I started taking lessons from him, I never knew how much I didn't know. Every lesson is fun and engaging and definitely well worth the rate. Bar none."
Justin Kirschbaum
Took Music Theory lessons from Christian L.
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"James is a highly qualified instructor and was very thoughtful in answering my questions. I was impressed with the amount of resources he had on hand, such as worksheets, method books, sheet music, etc. I would definitely recommend James for anyone curious about learning music theory and/or the many instruments he plays."
Tom
Took Music Theory lessons from James G.
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"Incredible instructor. Patient , clear instructions"
Sam
Took Music Theory lessons from Andrea B.
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"Mr. Pleasanton explains concepts thoroughly and great insight on musical theory's."
Tyrone
Took Music Theory lessons from Tyreese P.
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"Thank you Gleb for your support and sharing experience !"
Kasum
Took Music Theory lessons from Gleb V.
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"I studied music theory with Adam because I needed extra help for college classes, and he was a huge help! There were so many concepts that I knew a little about, but Adam helped fill in the gaps of knowledge and familiarized me with the concepts so well, that I could teach them myself! He is patient, humorous, and a complete joy to take lessons from."
Eric
Took Music Theory lessons from Adam T.
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"Really enjoyed my lessons and learned a lot. Would recommend!"
Kacey
Took Music Theory lessons from Grady T.
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"Brendon is very knowledgeable in Music Theory. We have been working on Schenkerian analysis. He assigns helpful assignments and readings each week to guide my learning."
Maria
Took Music Theory lessons from Brendon R.
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"Rebecca has GREAT PATIENCE. Best teacher I've ever studied with and I can't wait for our next lesson. Just from one lesson, my music theory skills have vastly improved."
Richie G.
Took Music Theory lessons from Rebecca S.
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