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Teri D.

8 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Awarded (One Of) Top 5 Vocal Coaches from Backstage Magazine
  • Teaching since 1996
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Teri D.

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Music theory for vocalists, students and songwriters

About Teri

I love to sing (yay!) and am a professional singer/songwriter and a vocal coach & have been for many years. Named a top vocal coach in Backstage Magazine, I have coached beginners to pros, children to adult, whether they want to perform, record, just enjoy/fun or eventually pursue a serious singing

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Nicole S.
Promising first lesson, very encouraging.
Jason H.
Teri was extremely helpful in teaching my 10 year old son vocal development. She is an enthusiastic teacher and I highly recommend her to people looking to improve their singing.
Paula A.
Teri is very enthusiastic and encouraging in her lessons.
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Bennett L.

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Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $34
  • Awarded Theodore Presser Undergraduate Scholar Award from The Presser Foundation
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelors of Music in Music Education from University of the Pacific
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Bennett L.

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I have been a music theory tutor for 4 years. In my undergraduate career, I tutored all levels of music theory to music students of the conservatory.

About Bennett

Hailed by Stockton’s own ‘Stockton Record’, “Lopez impressed the judges during the Conservatory of Music’s annual concerto competition, earning the opportunity to accentuate [his] abilities as soloist with the University Symphony Orchestra…” As a freelancer, he has performed with groups across C

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Patrick
Classes are well organized and flexible to suit my needs as new music is given out in band or a new solo is needed for some audition. I enjoy his teaching style very much and have learned so much about technical and musical aspects of playing the oboe!
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Evelyn L.

8 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Evelyn L.

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A conservatory trained pianist, Evelyn makes piano playing a rewarding experience. It is in her firm belief that anyone can play the piano, but to play it well requires proper guidance in both fundamentals and artistry.

In addition to piano, she also teaches music theory and aural musicianship. She has guided many students through ABRSM, Certificate of Merit (MTAC) and AP Music Theory.

About Evelyn

Evelyn is a conservatory-trained classical pianist, who enjoys working with students of all levels and ages. Born in Korea and raised in the United States, Evelyn has placed at numerous piano competitions, and has performed throughout the United States, Asia, and Europe. Evelyn is currently purs

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Jules
We feel very lucky to have such an excellent teacher and sweet person like Evelyn!
Rick
Evelyn is a fantastic teacher
Jillian K.
Evelyn is very sweet and encouraging and made my first lesson so much fun. After my seven year hiatus from studying piano, she quickly assessed my strengths and weaknesses and created an action plan. She assigned beautiful pieces and really crammed a lot into an hour session. Feeling very excited to continue working with her.

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Mike F.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Bachelor of Music Education from Bob Jones University
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Mike F.

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As a music teacher, I have had the opportunity to teach music theory to many students. While it sounds boring, learning theory does not have to be. It is the foundation for all other music ability.

About Mike

I have had an exciting time learning the trumpet! Growing up I always enjoyed music and especially playing the trumpet, but I was always a mediocre and unreliable player. In between my junior and senior years of high school I went through the difficulty of an embouchure change. Though I struggled f

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Chris Miller
Very qualified to train young people to take them from where they are to the next step. We are very grateful we had Mr. Foster as a teacher. Highly recommended!
Stacy Teal
We so appreciate being able to take from a professional, and someone with a heart for God.
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Joel N.

Teaches Online
Starting at $47
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2016
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Joel N.

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Over my years as both a student and teacher in the music industry, I am a firm believer that Music Theory is fundamental to the ultimate understanding and appreciation of music that we hear. Music Theory can also tend to be a difficult subject for many students, so I am here to share my experience and expertise with Music Theory of all levels. I took the AP Music Theory exam in high school and know what is expected. I have also tutored countless students in both high school and college programs in their studies of Music Theory.

As for resources, I use Alfred's Essentials of Music Theory for beginner students, as well as occasional excerpts for real repertoire to analyze and apply what is learned in the lesson. Online resources are also utilized. For students taking AP Music Theory, I use the Barron's AP Music Theory guide, as well as a number of online resources.

About Joel

Joel is a graduate of Westminster Choir College in Princeton, NJ, having received a Bachelor of Music in Music Education. In addition to his intensive studies in teaching music of all areas––general, choral, & instrumental––and all levels, Joel completed a minor in Piano Pedagogy as well. He is als

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Nicolas G.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Nicolas G.

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I am able to explain things in clear terms without being overcomplicated. I am highly experienced with practical theory, so I can connect it to your ear easily.

About Nicolas

I have a Bachelor's in Piano Performance, and a Master's in Musical Theatre/Opera Conducting. I am experienced as a performer in just about every genre, including classical, jazz, and rock. My primary profession is as a music director/vocal coach for Musical Theatre, but I am highly experienced as

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Average Cost of Music Theory Lessons in Torrance, CA

The average cost of 60-minute music theory lessons in Torrance 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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"Jimmy is a great instructor. He takes you seriously no matter what you skill or knowledge level is. When I started with Jimmy I could play guitar but generally only Cowboy chords.

Jim was patient, he analyzed how I played , what I knew and he tailored lessons around what I knew. That way I got the most out of my time and money spent. I can go on and on about Jimmy but for you sake I'll just say that I highly recommend him"
Patrick
Took Music Theory lessons from James R.
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"Marcelo is a very patient and knowledgeable instructor. I `ve been taking theory classes with him and it is great. He has a very good methodology and will make everything very clear."
Jason MIller
Took Music Theory lessons from Marcelo M.
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"Definitely enjoyed my first session with Mark!! He is very thorough with a fun energy that makes learning feel stress free and natural. I definitely recommend his services to all levels of producers that are looking to get some solid knowledge!"
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Took Music Theory lessons from Mark S.
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"Amazing she’s perfect. Learned all I need to know. Can’t wait for future lessons to get so much better. Truly greatful"
Megan
Took Music Theory lessons from Summer L.
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"Jerry has an excellent talent for a wide range of aptitudes. The soundtracks he composes can really connect people with the imagery they seen in the videos. It moves you and really can play into setting the overall tone of your project. You can see his drive and passion for perfection in everything he does."
Trampas
Took Music Theory lessons from Jerry M.
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"I was a music student at Azusa Pacific University and Adam Tune helped me with Music Theory for two semesters. He is very knowledgeable of the subject, and has a clear, friendly, and logical teaching approach that makes the experience fun. He can explain topics and concepts in a way that is easy to understand.
He is also very knowledgeable in music composition, arranging, and in the use of Logic Pro software that he could use while teaching theory."
Gilbert
Took Music Theory lessons from Adam T.
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"Thanks Rosita for your patience, for your cares and effort on making us better singers. Although some of us in the Church quire had no idea of what correct singing was u helped us excel and move forward in knowledge of musical notes, pitch ranges, tuning, proper breathing, diet and all that good stuff about singing. I can only describe u as an AWESOME teacher!!! Love u bunch your friend and student always
Marichuy! :-);-)"
Maria D. Aburto
Took Music Theory lessons from Rosita R.
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"Jillian's really smart and nice

I started taking lessons with Jillian around when i started high school a couple years ago. I play french horn in school, and I'm considering studying music in college, so I definitely needed to know more music theory. I play guitar too, so we started studying songwriting, too, so that I can write some songs with my band. Jillian's so nice, and really smart, so she makes it really easy to learn! I really like classes with her."
Eugene
Took Music Theory lessons from Jillian V.
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"Marq is a mad creative genius, and any knowledge that he happens to pass onto you will be highly worthwhile. Marq is also fun to work with and very open to your ideas and feedback."
Min
Took Music Theory lessons from Mark S.
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"As a preface, I am a beginner-intermediate music producer, so very much of what I make is still rather amateur. I have spent tens of hours watching different YouTube videos and reading blogs about music production trying to learn how to get better. If I had to put a time frame, I'd say I've been producing as a hobby for about 4 years now.

Anyway, I had a 1-hour lesson with Mark and I feel like I learned more about mixing in that 1-hour than I have in the months watching YouTube videos. Mark is super knowledgeable about music production and its techniques and he had answers to all of my questions. If you're on the fence about booking, I would highly suggest booking with Mark as he is professional, knowledgable, and easy to understand as he breaks down his methods in a beginner-friendly manner - things some other producer mentors struggle with I feel.

I would definitely book again with Mark in the future. If you want to level up your production, Mark is your best bet."
Isaiah
Took Music Theory lessons from Mark S.
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