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Chris S.

10 Reviews
Aurora, CO
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, German
  • B.A. in English and American Literature from University of South Florida
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Chris S.

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Many may know the saying that music is the universal language of mankind, but most people probably don't know just how much music can function similar to a language. Knowing music theory gives you the opportunity to "translate" between musical "dialects." Perhaps you know guitar, but have trouble communicating to your bass player the progressions you play with a capo. Or a keyboardist that has hit a wall in trying to make sense of the timing your drummer is trying to get you to hit. Music theory gives you the foundational building blocks to speak the same musical language, regardless of your instrument. I like to take a simplistic approach to music theory that helps even brand new musicians quickly gain a solid understanding of the subject.

About Chris

A short history of my experience with music and education: The first instrument I learned to play was the guitar in 2001. I played the guitar on the worship team at FBC of Midway in Plant City, FL from 2001 to 2005. I began teaching private music lessons in 2003. I played bass guitar in

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Duran H.
CHRIS was awesome!!! My first lesson was with a guitar that I’d had for years, he fixed the guitar so that I would have something to practice on, whilst he fixed the guitar he didn’t forget why he was there and went over notes and chords etc, After fixing my guitar we had time to go over the gchord and I pretty much had it as he was walking out the door. I’m very pleased!!!
Adam C.
Chris is a wonderful instructor. I took music recording lessons from him and it was very informative and relaxed.
Travis
Chris is very knowledgeable, patient, and very thorough! I have had an amazing experience and would highly recommend him to anyone looking to learn guitar or improve their skills.
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Joel Z.

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Denver, CO
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded 2019 Lion Award from Jefferson County Education Association
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Joel Z.

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Joel has a background in music theory, composition, musicology, and ethnomusicology research and publishing. Learn the foundations of understanding music in a way that is fun and engaging. Whether it is music theory in preparation for auditions and admissions tests, or tutoring for college or high school AP music theory classes, Joel can help you meet your music theory goals.

About Joel

UPDATE: Available for online lessons at any location! I am a local Denver, CO music teacher currently accepting new students for beginner lessons on piano/keyboard, guitar, ukulele, and advanced songwriting, composition, and music theory. As an elementary school general music teacher I have tau

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Leanne
Working with Joel has been ideal. He is patient, knowledgeable and fun to work with. Joel is great at explaining things in a way that makes sense to a beginner. He gave me realistic goals that I could accomplish which really boosted my confidence. I history recommend him if you’re looking to improve in a low stress environment.
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Heather C.

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Parker, CO
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish, Spanish
  • Awarded Universal Precautions from Wildwood
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Heather C.

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Theory is taught at each lesson. Students learn the backbone of music through the study of musical theory.

About Heather

Heather C. MAED, B.A. Piano Instructor Heather C. is a member of the Douglas & Elbert County Music Teachers Association (DEMTA), the Colorado Music Teachers Association (CMTA), the National Music Teachers Association (MTNA), Colorado Federation of Music Clubs, and the National Guild of Piano Tea

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Jennifer
Heather has been teaching my son for approximately one year. She is very patient and works at the child's pace.
Kenley G.
Heather was patient and took things step by step for my 6-year-old daughter. She can't wait to go back!

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Elizabeth W.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $22
  • Speaks German, Russian, English
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Elizabeth W.

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Students will learn to read music notation, sight read sheet music, and understand the concepts of music theory from beginner to advanced.

About Elizabeth

I grew up in a musical family. My mother was a piano teacher for 20 years, and my father could play any instrument he decided to pick up. From as young as I can remember, music was always surrounding me. I came to love it in all its forms and styles. I began playing piano when I was a little girl,

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Steve W.
Elizabeth is just the teacher to get your music journey off to a great start! Despite my stiff old hands, she had me playing up to speed and showing steady progress in no time. She has the requisite insights and patience to guide any serious student along the road to improvement. Highly recommended!
Melissa
A great teacher, Elizabeth always makes sure that her student understands a concept and will come up with explanations and tools to help a student better grasp it. She is patient, and explains things in very easy to understand while also making the lessons enjoyable and lighthearted.
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Rosalind L.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English Only
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Rosalind L.

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I can teach you anything from Basic Theory to advanced Jazz Chords with tensions..whatever you want!!

About Rosalind

I have been teaching piano for a very long time, and truly enjoy sharing what I know with all my students. I can teach you a variety of styles such as Classical, Jazz, and Contemporary Music. I am able to teach theory from basic scales to advanced jazz chords with tensions. I try my best to make le

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Deloris
Ros is an excellent teacher I wanted to learn how to play the piano in honor of my late daughter Laura Ros has a teaching method and style that encourages you to Want to practice and learn what you’ve been taught I as an adult with no training am extremely pleased with my progress I became very emotional when Ros was able to teach me to play Laura on the piano She is patient talented and organized
Melissa
Ms Roz is not only an amazing piano teacher, but has a great friendship with my daughter. She is very knowledgeable and spoke to my daughter in words she could understand. I highly recommend her as a piano teacher.
Ken gordon
Rosalind,is a wonderful teacher,she was my teacher for 4 yrs,until I moved away,highly recomend her,I still keep in touch with her.

Shawn G.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Shawn G.

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Understanding Music Theory has many benefits. When performing music, understanding the theory behind a piece can help you to effectively improvise, make it easier to memorize and allow you to understand what is happening or about to happen.

It allows you to analyze compositions that you like and understand why they sound so cool. It could be that it is using a tried and true technique that has been around or "breaking the rules." In memorable composition, there is usually a surprise.

My area of specialty is commercial music which incorporates popular music and jazz.

The content of study would depend on what your current level of knowledge and what you want to accomplish.

About Shawn

Shawn has been teaching private lessons since 2014 and is currently available to teach lessons at his home studio and online. Shawn has helped students go from no musical knowledge to giving public performances. Shawn received his training at the UC, Irvine where he received his Bachelor of Mu

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Todd
Shawn is very well informed on music theory. I have had discussions with him on numerous occasions, quite enlightening.
Adolfo
He is a very patient teacher and really goes the extra mile when it comes to explaining things I'm having trouble with.
Karen
My daughter became interested in playing the bass guitar after seeing a friend perform in the Jazz Band concert at her school. After asking around, Shawn came highly recommended. He was nice, knowledgeable, dedicated to teaching and I was impressed with how kept my daughter engaged and motivated. He is someone I recommend highly.

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Average Cost of Music Theory Lessons in Indian Hills, CO

The average cost of 60-minute music theory lessons in Indian Hills 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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Took Music Theory lessons from Gleb V.
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"Fantastic all around. Deep knowledge and excellent teaching skills. He is also a truly kind and caring person too. He made it easy for me to understand concepts that were always lost on me in the past. It was the best money I have ever spent to get my skills and knowledge where I need them to be. I highly recommend Shon as both a theory and instrument (guitar/piano) instructor. Definitely the best option if you want to take you or your child's playing to the next level."
Andrew
Took Music Theory lessons from Shon M.
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"Greg helped me onto the path of speaking the language of music and why it matters. Music theory is not daunting if someone can show you how to apply it correctly. Greg has decades of experience and application. Let him help you!"
Andy
Took Music Theory lessons from Greg C.
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"My middle-school aged son did a two hour session with Dr. Darrell one day where I would venture to say they covered a month's worth of music theory material. After a while I got tired listening to it, but my son didn't. Darrell is patient yet firm, tough but caring. The pairing of Darrell's deep knowledge with a student who wants to learn is a powerful combination. He is committed to the success of his students."
Andy Gallo
Took Music Theory lessons from Darrell V.
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"When I was third trumpet Dr D was the Drum Major. Our marching and field show bands under NY legend David Bournazian won many local and state competitions. I was just happy to be part of it, but Dr. D was leading it. He has deep knowledge of music theory and is equally expert at improvisation. His ability to communicate theory to beginners or higher level learners is amazing. He has the unique skill of being able to make complex concepts seem simple with illustrative examples until you find yourself starting to 'get it'. Highly recommended."
Rick Allen
Took Music Theory lessons from Darrell V.
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"Ivan is a fantastic teacher. He's not only passionate about music, but he instills that same passion in his lessons. I highly recommend him to anyone interested in learning music."
Irina
Took Music Theory lessons from Ivan L.
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"Brian is an excellent teacher! He taught me in music theory, music history, clarinet, French horn, and some voice. Thanks to him I was able to Clep out of Music Theory I in college. Music lessons gave me confidence and leadership skills. I highly recommend learning from Brian!"
Laura
Took Music Theory lessons from Brian H.
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"Shon is an expert at all aspects of teaching music on multiple instruments but is especially gifted at teaching music theory that helped me learn to play by numbers which helped me change keys on the fly. No more writing out the chords for praise and worship music. So knowledgeable. You need to stop think about it and call him up and schedule your first lesson. Shon rocks!!"
Ken
Took Music Theory lessons from Shon M.
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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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"Trevor was very engaging and taught the fundamentals of music theory very well!"
Richard
Took Music Theory lessons from Trevor P.
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