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Emma M.

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Ambler, PA
Starting at $20
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  • Bachelor of Music in Performance from Frost School of Music, University of Miami
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner
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Learn basic music theory at your own pace!

About Emma

I am currently living in the suburbs of Philadelphia as a new resident and am loving learning my way around! I received my undergraduate degree in flute performance from the Frost School of Music in Miami, FL and my Master's in Boston at Berklee. I have been teaching for 7 years, and most of my ex

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March 15, 2018
Rebecca R.
Emma was great today. Perfectly on time and very patient during my daughter’s lesson.
November 15, 2017
Liz
Emma is bright, enthusiastic and extremely knowledgeable! Would recommend!
November 15, 2017
Kim
I highly recommend Ms. Morris for flute lessons. She is focused and thorough and her attention to detail is very helpful in recognizing techniques that are helpful in advancing the skill level of her students.
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Hadi S.

(5)
Bryn Mawr, PA
Starting at $35
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  • Speaks Indonesia
  • Teaches students 6 to 50
  • Jazz Composition from Berklee College of Music
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What do you offer for a beginner?

Assuming a student has never played a piano and is 10 years old or older, lessons will focus on fundamentals of technique and sight reading classically oriented material. I follow piano curriculum developed by John Thompson and Alfred.

For students under 10 years of age without any prior piano training, a preparatory book may be used.

After a minimum 6-12 months of continuous piano lessons (assuming a weekly schedule), music theory will be introduced, along with chord playing.

What do you offer for a non-beginner?

Assuming a student has had a minimum of one year of continuous piano training, depending on the lesson customization, lessons will be based around the Alfred and/or John Thompson curriculum, and music theory and chord playing will be introduced.

Should a student already know chord playing, I will fast forward the lesson to sight reading lead sheet/fake books and learning pop, rock or jazz piano playing styles (left and ...

About Hadi

Since 2009, I have completed over 600 public music performances as a part of a band and/or as a solo keyboardist. I have performed at over 50 different venues in Philadelphia, Wilmington, New York City, Baltimore and New Jersey area. I mainly play piano, electric piano and Hammond organ. As member

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October 16, 2019
Bob K.
Excellent instructor
November 8, 2018
Sophia T.
August 29, 2018
Teresa H.
Hadi has been a fantastic instructor for my 15 year old son, who was a complete beginner. Under Hadi's patient guidance and thoughtful plan, he is playing well and really enjoys the lessons. I would highly recommend Hadi to anyone regardless of experience level. He has expert knowledge but can talk to and work with novices to get them playing right away.
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Rosalind H.

(20)
Downingtown, PA
Starting at $35
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks I can sing in Italian, German or French., Italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Having attended Westminster Choir College and taken music theory based classes in highschool, I have had experience with everything from basic theory to music analysis to ear training and more. I have taken practical theory classes and music history/world music classes which have contributed to my understanding of the patterns in and characteristics of a wide variety of musical genres. At Drexel University, as a music therapy masters student, I was expected to improvise and transpose at a moments notice. These experiences have convinced me that it is in the musician's best interests to have a strong foundation of theory knowledge, and I emphasize theory approaches to understanding music in voice, and particularly piano lessons, as I believe this will help the student to better predict and understand an underlying musical structure to a song, helping with his or her reading fluency.

About Rosalind

Hello! My name is Rosalind and I believing in teaching music lessons that go the extra mile. Students and parents can expect excellence in customer service that goes beyond their weekly lessons. How are lessons with me different? -Convenient Locations in Downingtown, Coatesville, West Che

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October 30, 2019
Susan proulx
Rosalind was very knowledgeable and explained things clearly. She made it easy to understand.
May 21, 2019
Sarah P.
Rosalind quickly pinpointed problem areas and gave excellent instruction on how to work to improve by giving great explanations of what was happening with the voice and why. Highly recommend.
May 8, 2019
Beatrice ( Bea)
Rosalind is professional and helpful as I try to use my voice in a better way. She provides clear explanations to help me understand what I need to do to be better. I am given exercises to practice that help me with my lessons.

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David G.

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Music Theory
Starting at $35
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Arranging and Composition from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
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Online Music Theory Teacher

Music theory is really harmony and rhythm. Students will learn how to use these components in their playing and writing.

About David

Touring Musician and best selling author of the following books and videos Teach Yourself Rock Bass Teach Yourself Fretless Bass Improvising Rock Bass Heavy Metal Riffs for Bass  The Harmonic Colours for Bass 6 String Bass Builders Mastering the Electric Bass Vol 1 & 2 Writer for Bassic

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December 16, 2018
Andy
Great teacher. Explained everything patiently.I learned a lot
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Raymond A.

(20)
Music Theory
Starting at $26
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Background Checked
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1984
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Raymond A.

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Hello, my name is Ray and I enjoy working with students from the ages 7 and up. I have been teaching for 25+ years and my passion for music instruction and development has only grown stronger with age. My background in music theory covers basic theory, ear training, concepts, chords and harmony, bass line construction, scales, improvisation, and soloing concepts. These theory principles are applicable to all instrumentalist.

About Raymond

MY BACKGROUND: Originally from Port Huron Michigan Ray A. began learning to play the piano at age 5. His formal studies in piano include training at Bellarmine University (jazz studies) and the Naval School of Music (classical and jazz studies). Ray also completed electronics and computer studie

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January 12, 2019
Brie H.
My first lesson with Raymond was awesome! I learned a lot of things I didn't know before. I am a beginner and he was very patient with me. I would definitely recommend him to anyone who wants to learn the piano no matter what level youre at.
October 27, 2018
Greta
I am soooo happy that I selected Mr. Raymond as my instructor. His teaching method makes it easy to learn and he motivates me to continue. He is truly a talented musician and an excellent instructor!
July 12, 2018
Kat
Mr. Ray always challenged my child to be ready for his next lesson! I believe he is one of the best! My son in 5 months was very well advanced over students who had played for a couple of years. #best
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Hillary C.

(3)
Music Theory
Starting at $20
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Background Checked
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2012
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Hillary C.

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Online Music Theory Teacher

Music analysis, basics of composition

About Hillary

Hillary C. is currently serving as executive director for American Baroque Opera Company in addition to teaching voice and piano. Students under Hillary's tutelage can expect to gain an appreciation for classic works, learn basic music theory and ear training, and understand proper keyboard or

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March 28, 2019
Abby A.
April 8, 2016
Lydia P.
Hillary is such a positive person and was so patient with my first time singer.
June 7, 2015
Orion O.
Hillary was very good with my 4 year old. He was reluctant at first, but she was able to bring him around and he ended up loving his lesson. He was so happy he called daddy and grandma on the way home to tell them about it.

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Average Cost of Music Theory Lessons in Hockessin, DE

The average cost of 60-minute music theory lessons in Hockessin is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $30 and $240 per hour.
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"I am currently learning music fundamentals. I'm most definitely enjoying the course as it is very engaging and so enriched with the appropriate information needed to better my knowledge of the fundamentals of music. Each session has a perfect balance of both education through lecture and through the constructive criticism provided after singing and playing the piano during the lesson."
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"Great first lesson"
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Took Music Theory lessons from Damien S.
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"Great teacher. Much better than my theory teachers at Kennesaw State. If it wasn't for Maria I would have never gotten an A or even passed Music Theory or Aural Skills. I plan to start working with her in the fall to help me test out of Group Piano."
- Dan
Took Music Theory lessons from Maria S.
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"I wish I could give catherine 5000000+ stars! she worked with me through two tough years of undergrad music theory and keyboard and I was able to pass my classes on time and really improve my skills. her positivity, enthusiasm, understanding, and work ethic are unmatched. I couldn’t of made it through my first two years of college without her."
- Sami
Took Music Theory lessons from Catherine P.
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"Paul not only has a passion for music, but he has a passion for teacjing music and sharing his gift with others."
- George
Took Music Theory lessons from Paul M.
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"Ben was really pleased with the first lesson and looking forward to the weeks to come!"
- Ben
Took Music Theory lessons from Paul Jared N.
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"Collin helped me with piano theory very much. He was very involved and awnsered my questions well. He knew what he was teaching and it was apparent he has a large background of knowledge in his subject field. Very good teacher. Would recommend to a friend or anyone looking for quality music lessons."
- Henry
Took Music Theory lessons from Collin D.
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"I've had Derek as a conductor for a small string ensemble for about 5 years and he's truly the best anyone can ask for! He's great with young students and is amazing at motivating and explaining exactly what he wants out of musicians. His love and knowledge for music is extremely evident and that in turn encourages his students to strive to greater heights in musicianship."
- Stephanie
Took Music Theory lessons from Derek W.
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"Well, I can say that when we met 24 years ago, I've never seen anyone playing the bass guitar as good as he did, I still remember him playing that beautiful six string bass guitar along with a drummer... I was just trying to catch up with those two ... it was just rehearsal and they didn't need a me as keyboard player , just the slap bass solo was enough for me to step down and watch, I learned a lot just by listening to him. He was a very patient teacher and his musical knowledge was amazing,"
- Rolando
Took Music Theory lessons from Shon M.
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"Gifted teacher with amazing skill and knowledge

Our experience with Nick was outstanding. Nick gave our son multiple years of guitar lessons, as well as music theory and composition instruction. This was while our student was in a charter high school for music, and playing for hours a day. Yet, Nick's lessons were the ones he looked forward to the most. Nick treated him not only like a valued student but also as a capable musician. Guitar was not our son's first instrument, yet Nick never forgot that he needed to learn some things as a beginner and others by building on skills of an already playing musician. The individualization was the best we have seen in any music teacher. Nick was able to take him far very quickly too. And, they had a great time. The in-person lessons and Skype lessons were at an equally high level. Each lesson was personalized to our student's needs at that moment in time. Nick respected his needs in school to be working on a specific composition or learning a specific skill or even the need to be flexible with traveling. Our student has gone on to play his own music, as well as covers, at large and small venues in multiple states. He still uses the warm-ups Nick gave him to keep his speed up. Thanks Nick!"
- L
Took Music Theory lessons from Nick B.
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