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Popular Music Theory Teachers in Washington, DC

Raycurt J.

17 Reviews
Washington, DC
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Geman, Italian, Spanish
  • Bachelors of Music Performance from Eastman School of Music, Rochester NY.
  • Teaching since 1990
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Raycurt J.

17 Reviews
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Music is a language of sonic and physical expression. Symbols written and spoken are needed to communicate this art. Basis of composition.

I have a easy step by step system which makes the language self explanatory.
Within a month you could start writing your own music

*** Specialty ***
Ear training a must! Natural call and response rhythm and melody. Movement through music and the physique.

About Raycurt

Raycurt J. aka "Fiddla", Violin-Viola-Voice-Piano-Rhythm-Dance Multi-talent native of Washington, D.C. began playing music at the age of seven on the piano. Singing in local church choirs with family members and participating with the D.C. Youth Chorale. Began instruction on the Viola in the D.C

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Reed E.
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Makaylah
Very good first lesson for a 6 year old - looking forward to continuing!
David B.
1st lesson. was an awesome experience. Knowledgeable, patient and encouraging!

Senobia S.

8 Reviews
Manassas, VA
Starting at $70
  • Speaks Italian, French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BA Musicology specializing in Voice Performance from The Ohio State University
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Senobia S.

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Students can expect to advance their musicianship skills in note reading, ear training, and sight singing, all while learning the Music Theory.

About Senobia

I am a professional singer from Columbus, Ohio. I graduated from The Ohio State University with a Bachelors of Arts in Musicology, specializing in Classical Voice Performance. Voice students can expect to improve week to week in their vocal technique. My versatility, experience, and formal traini

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Madison L.
My daughter had her first lesson this evening. Senobia is fantastic and my daughter really enjoyed her session. We will continue to use her. She gets to know what your goals are and really works to get you there.
Hands down, fantastic!
Simone B.
Senobia was knowledgeable and I appreciated her patience with my daughter as this was her first EVER vocal lesson. While my daughter was nervous, Senobia’s professional demeanor allowed my daughter to feel confident. She can’t wait for lesson 2.
Jade
She is the best voice teacher I've ever had! She brings me out of my comfort zone and teaches me safer techniques for singing that I never would have thought about. She makes me feel safe and allows me to shine with every class.
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Julia N.

Falls Church, VA
Starting at $35
  • Awarded Advanced Level from Certificate of Merit
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Julia N.

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I am classically trained as well as trained in Jazz and comp style by reading chord charts and popular song chord progressions. I particularly enjoy classical music, and have numerous awards through the Certificate of Merit Music Teachers Association (MTA) Program of Southern California. I have completed the entirety of the MTA program through their advanced level and have been invited to play at numerous honors recitals. I understand musical theory, chord progressions, the fundamentals of music history, solfege (singing while playing to train the ear to musical notes), and the various aspects of reading and playing music on the piano. I also enjoy playing other instruments such as the alto saxophone, flute, ukulele, and guitar.

My lessons will offer beginner and intermediate progression through music theory, classical piano playing, solfege, music history, duets, and extra musical content such as jazz and popular songs if the student is interested.

About Julia

I am classically trained as well as trained in Jazz and comp style by reading chord charts and popular song chord progressions. I particularly enjoy classical music, and have numerous awards through the Certificate of Merit Music Teachers Association (MTA) Program of Southern California. I have com

Meet Online Music Theory Teachers Serving Washington, DC

Holly T.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks American Sign Language, Spanish
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • B.A. Music Education from Seattle Pacific University
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Holly T.

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I have been teaching music theory for almost ten years. I typically integrate basic principals of music theory along with voice and piano students. I also can help with structural form and analysis and composition.

About Holly

I am an enthusiastic musician with a talent for teaching. I have worked as a voice and piano teacher in Seattle for over ten years. Previously employed at The West Side Music Academy in 2003-2006, I realized my passion for individual instruction early in my career. I studied Music Education under

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Osvaldo O.
Really good teacher!
She explains everything really good and even teaching me how to read music :)
Pauline
Holly is a wonderful vocal teacher. I already noticed improvements after 2 lessons.
Tatiana D.
Holly is very technical and an amazing teacher! She makes me very comfortable to sing and is helping me a lot witt my voice!
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Trevor L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Awarded Eagle Scout from Boy Scouts of America
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Trevor L.

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I am a music student soon to graduate from Berklee College of Music in Boston. I am an experienced composer and arranger, and I have an extensive knowledge of both classical and jazz music theory. For anyone who is interested in learning how to compose or is looking to improve their compositional skills, I am here to help! If you are a student, I can also help prepare you for AP testing, college entrance exams, placement tests, etc..

About Trevor

I am a music therapist student, composer, and arranger. My primary instrument is the piano on which I have over 10 years of experience. I am currently a student at Berklee College of Music in Boston and will be graduating this year with a Bachelors of Music in music therapy. My primary passion i

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Mason B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaching since 2017
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Mason B.

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Have you or your kids always wanted to learn to play an instrument? Let me help you learn your favorite songs and explore new repertoire as we dive into what it means to make music! I am passionate about helping students create, discover, and inspire others. We will cover fundamental topics related to both technique and theory in the context of music that gets you excited! By studying the rich traditions that are jazz, classical, rock, pop, blues, folk, etc., we will pave the way for you to create music of your own. Reach out to me if you think we may be a good match!

About Mason

Hi there! My name is Mason! I am originally from the state of Maine, but have recently relocated to the great state of New York. Since moving, I have thoroughly enjoyed getting to experience the great food and diverse culture NY has to offer! When I'm not teaching the little ones their numbers, col

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Average Cost of Music Theory Lessons in Washington, DC

The average cost of 60-minute music theory lessons in Washington 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 $276 per hour.
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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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"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 grateful to have finally found my music sensei!!"
Drew
Took Music Theory lessons from Nils B.
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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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"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 age."
Mike
Took Music Theory lessons from Gleb V.
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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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"There are those who teach out of necessity, and those who teach out of passion

I'm taking music theory and composition lessons from Daniel to supplement what I already know from composing by ear. He's an excellent teacher, very enthusiastic about teaching the material, and extremely knowledgable. I feel like I've learned a ton so far and we're not even close to done yet! Highly recommended."
Sam
Took Music Theory lessons from Daniel K.
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"Peter is an incredible instructor. His breadth of knowledge and understanding is unparalleled to that of anyone I have ever encountered. He is patient, and kind and genuine all around good guy. I enjoy working with him."
Reggie
Took Music Theory lessons from Peter V.
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"Jon knew right away what I needed... Jon drew out cords and progression for me to study. He also advised me how to prolong my sequences and progressions. Fun learning environment..."
Willabe
Took Music Theory lessons from Jon A.
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"I really like Daniel. His love for music is infectious. As a teacher, he's patient, crazy smart, and easy to be around. He's also a deep thinker, which makes him really good at using simple analogy to help me understand complex concepts. It's a fun way to learn. TBH I was very surprised to leave lessons not just having learned new ways of thinking about music, but also about myself, and how I can start moving out of my own way. I recommend Daniel without hesitation."
Camille
Took Music Theory lessons from Daniel O.
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"Indigo is simply the best at simplifying music theory into bite size pieces that are easy to grasp. She is a very gifted teacher."
Geoffrey
Took Music Theory lessons from Indigo S.
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