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Edwin I.

Edwin I.

4.9(126)
All genres - pop, folk, blues, rock, R&B, singer/songwriter, classical, world, etc. Music structure, harmonic analysis, melodic analysis
$1$49
/30 mins
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Nils B.

Nils B.

4.9(58)
-Melodic & Rhythmic Music Notation -Chord Construction & Circle of Fifths -Chord Progressions (Diatonic Harmony, Modal Interchange, Secondary Dominants, etc) -Melodies (Scales & Modes)
$1$55
/30 mins
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Dr. Regina G.

Dr. Regina G.

5(14)
No student and no musician can truly understand music without understanding music theory. Playing the piano without knowing the notes is similar to trying to read a book without knowing letters. By default, I teach music theory simultaneously to all of my piano students. If you would like to focus more heavily on music theory, this class is for you! Depending on the student's level, we will be able to cover music theory related concepts starting with the very fundamentals all the way to graduate-level content. I have had the pleasure of teaching Music Theory both privately as well as at the undergraduate and graduate levels at the Tbilisi State Conservatoire.
$1$95
/30 mins
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Phil C.

Phil C.

5(27)
I will help you to understand music theory as it applies to your specific instrument. Additionally, we will look at information regarding instruments you may work with. We're not looking at orchestrating a symphony and will not learn erroneous information. This is focused on developing the knowledge necessary for mastery of your instrument or instruments and bringing more to you creatively. It also serves to give you the real world ability to communicate with other musicians who work with a different instrument.
$125
/60 mins
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Bill T.

Bill T.

4.8(48)
I've been studying music my entire life and have composed, arranged, practiced and played many styles and genres of music gaining a solid understand of what makes each style, chord and melody unique. Knowing how music and harmony functions is essential to becoming a complete musician and is something that every person studying an instrument should have a grasp on. I use a blend of ear training, active listening and classroom style exercises to help the student attain a well rounded and practical understanding of the function of musical theory.
$1$100
/30 mins
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Jonah R.

Jonah R.

5(39)
Music theory can be extremely intimidating, but it doesn't have to be! We'll take the time to learn how melodies are constructed, why certain scales sound great over a chord change and other don't, and countless other subjects that will take your musical abilities to a whole new level you didn't think possible.
$1$60
/30 mins
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Russell S.

Russell S.

4.9(23)
If you are ready to start taking your music skills SERIOUSLY then stop wasting time and money on teachers who don't fully understand the instrument or subject matter themselves. My name is Russ and I have been playing guitar professionally for 20 years and teaching music and producing records for over 15. I have a Platinum #1 Billboard charting record under my belt, worked with artists such as Mac Miller, Sean Kingston, Red Velvet, Lifehouse and more; and have composed music to 100s of your favorite TV shows! Feel free to browse my official website for a full list of credits. Want to learn to shred guitar? Produce beats? Write your own songs? Dive into theory? Record yourself? This page is the one stop shop. Feel free to reach out with any requests or questions!
$200
/60 mins
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Mike S.

Mike S.

4.9(22)
I teach chord and scale theory! How to apply it to your instrument or use it to make your songwriting better!
$1$35
/30 mins
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Julie is a professional Instructor who quickly identifies the level of her students. 
 Her energy and sense of humor are contagious and stimulating. 
 When we laugh we increase endorphin in our br

Marlena DuPonte (Music Theory lessons with Julie L.)

Nils opened my mind to the musical potential I've always dreamed of. He is incredibly kind and was always positive no matter how much, or how little(!), practicing I did in between lessons. I feel so

Drew (Music Theory lessons with Nils B.)

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 Diaz (Music Theory lessons with Brendon R.)

Gleb is a very knowledgeable and passionate instructor, able to explain complicated aspects of music theory in very simple terms. Highly recommended to anyone, regardless your level of proficiency or

Mike (Music Theory lessons with Gleb V.)

Julie is a professional Instructor who quickly identifies the level of her students. 
 Her energy and sense of humor are contagious and stimulating. 
 When we laugh we increase endorphin in our br

Marlena DuPonte (Music Theory lessons with Julie L.)

Nils opened my mind to the musical potential I've always dreamed of. He is incredibly kind and was always positive no matter how much, or how little(!), practicing I did in between lessons. I feel so

Drew (Music Theory lessons with Nils B.)

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