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Diego A.

22 Reviews
Miami, FL
Starting at $78
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 11 and up
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Diego A.

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Applied Music theory for guitar and general music theory.

Introduction to Reading Music
- Staff
- Music Alphabet
- Naturals and Accidentals
- Melody
- Measures, measure lines
- Repeat signs, endings, Coda, D.C.,D.S., etc.
- Other music symbols

Rhythm
- Time Signature
- Note Duration (incl. tuplets and dotted notes)
- Rests
- Beams

Harmony
- Traditional Western Tetrachords (note stacking)
- Chord Names

FretbBoard Knowledge
- Organization
- Note location
- Chords

Key Signatures & Scales
- 12 keys (major and Minor)
- Modes (major and minor)
- 13 most common scales in "western music"
- Circle of Fifths/Fourths

Intervals

Triads
- Major
- Minor
- Diminished
- Augmented

Inversions & Voicings

Harmonization
- Roman NUmerals
- Major Scale
- Minor Scale
- 7ths, 9th, 11ths, and 13ths

Chord Construction
- Major
- Minor
- Diminished
- Augmented
- 6ths
- 7ths
- 9ths
- 11ths
-13ths

Adds, 5-chords, and suspended chords
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About Diego

Diego Alonso has 18 years of professional teaching and performance experience. He also has a Masters degree in pedagogy & musicology specialized in flamenco ("flamencología") (ESMUC, Barcelona) and he graduated with high honors in flamenco guitar performance from the Fundación Cristina Heeren (Sevi

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Michael B.
Better and Better. I was not into the idea of online lessons, but it really is doable this way as long as you can see what the teacher is doing and they can see your fingers/hands too!
Michael B.
makes me think there may be hope!
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Eric F.

10 Reviews
Miami, FL
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Music Education from Miami Dade College
  • Teaching since 2012
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Eric F.

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I excel extremely well at Music Theory. Ranging from the very basics to advanced level writing and understanding. without the knowledge of music theory you wouldn't be able to understand how to manipulate music to the you want it to sound like.

About Eric

Multi-instrumentalist, Songwriter, and composer Eric Andres Ferrer; graduated from Miami Dade Music College earning a A.A. in Music Theory and Composition. Afterwards He Continued to Pursue His B.A. in FIU. once College was Complete Eric Ferrer set out to create a curriculum for his students that e

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Erin M.
Top of the line lessons & content. Enjoying how much progress I’ve made in such little amount of time. Thanks Eric
Jim Castleton
Eric Ferrer teaching style is very clear/simple/ and intuitive. He really shows you there’s simplicity in learning anything. I thought the piano was a stride i always wanted to take on. Yet with Eric the process in learning how to use both hands was so simple that I was very surprised.
John M.
I recently bought a drum set to starting how to play but coming from no experience I had no idea what I was doing. I felt sloppy and uncoordinated so I decided to try and find a teacher that can meet my schedule/expectations. That is when I stumbled upon Eric Ferrer’s profile. The lessons were soooooo Simplistic 😌 he really gave me peace of mind. Eric Broke the process into its barebones and revealed how simple it is to learn drums. I love my new teacher, he has the best patience, attitude, and commitment to you the student and the lesson.

Monique W.

4 Reviews
Miami Beach, FL
Starting at $29
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded Concert Mistress from NJ Youth Symphony Orchestra
  • Teaching since 2000
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Monique W.

4 Reviews
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Treble clef, major and minor scales

About Monique

I began playing violin for over 30 years and have been teaching since the year 2000. I studied at the Newark Community School of the Arts for 12 years and in the Greater Newark Youth Orchestra where I played at the New Jersey PAC and Historic Symphony Hall. I've taken master classes from John Smith

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she was great
Gene
Great at explaining in a way where a child or some of us more chronologically advanced students can understand. This makes it exciting to learn.
Sophie D.
My daughter likes Monique. She is nice , patient and knowledge

Meet Online Music Theory Teachers Serving Miami, FL

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Frankie P.

24 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Berklee Achievement Scholarship from Berklee College of Music
  • Master of Music from Boston University
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Frankie P.

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I believe that there are players and then there are musicians. Theory is the key to achieving that next level. The more you understand your instrument and how music is related, the better you will be in achieving your long-term goals.

About Frankie

Hello, future student. I want to tell you just a little about myself to see if you would like to study with me. I have over 20 years of teaching experience with degrees from West Virginia University, Berklee College of Music, the University of West London, along with a Doctorate in Music Educ

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Aidan B.
Frankie focuses on the piece at hand and doesn’t overload me with information
Georgia A.
It was only my first lesson but I've had to take lessons constantly during my younger years and it was always made difficult to understand. Frankie let me choose what I wanted to learn and has made it easy to get excited about it.
Edward W.
He is nice help with my strings . Looking forwards to next lesson

Ryan R.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • BA in Jazz Guitar Performance from University of Maryland Baltimore County
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ryan R.

4 Reviews
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Online Music Theory Teacher

I can help you learn basic music fundamentals or jazz theory to improve your composing and improvising.

About Ryan

Over 10 Years of Teaching and Performing! I am a founding member of The Dirty Grass Players. As a touring band we have performed around 150 shows per year for the last four years. While I play mandolin in a bluegrass band, I am experienced teaching guitar and mandolin lessons. I have a BA fr

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Zach O.
Excellent instructor. Great personality and much knowledge.
Don D.
Ryan is a great teacher and a great kid. I enjoy our lessons immensely and I am 71 years old.
Don D.
Excellant lesson. Ryan is very knowledgeable and patient.
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Hannah R.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $37
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Hannah R.

6 Reviews
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Would you like to learn the basics of rhythm, sight singing, and the foundations of music? Then music theory is a place you should begin! You will learn to read music the same way that you read a book, sound out rhythms like you would sound out letters, and understand form the way you understand a paragraph!

About Hannah

I am a professional singer, a signed singer/songwriter with Destiny Music Records, and a worship leader at my congregation, where I also teach my students! In addition, I am the residential Music Director for Rich Theatre in Virginia Beach. I graduated from Palm Beach Atlantic University in vocal p

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Jess
Very patient and clearly explained processes for a newbie like me
Chanakya S.
My first lesson was awesome. She didn't rush and took time to explain a lot if techniques which are required to be an amazing singing voice. I am lucky to have a very professional and knowledgable teacher like her.
Amy
Hannah is incredible and fun to work I don’t get to see her as much as I used to but she challenged me to gravity by Sara barellies which I love so much she’s made me feel so comfortable singing in front of people

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Average Cost of Music Theory Lessons in Miami, FL

The average cost of 60-minute music theory lessons in Miami 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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$40 average
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$53 average
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$66 average

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"Very easy going and patient. Jamie would easily explain concepts that I didn't understand. Also had guitar lessons and he was wonderful! Would definitely recommend him!"
Jennifer
Took Music Theory lessons from Jamie C.
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"He made me feel very comfortable and it was my first lesson, ever."
Fred
Took Music Theory lessons from Axel O.
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"one of the best instructors I've ever met"
Dave
Took Music Theory lessons from Patrick L.
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"Very patient with me. I'm not the fastest learner, so Michelle's delicate and meticulous approach was very effective."
Jose
Took Music Theory lessons from Michelle T.
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"Michelle is so sweet and knowledgable! She is extremely patient and helpful and makes learning even the most difficult concepts a fun experience."
Alyssa
Took Music Theory lessons from Michelle T.
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"Mr. Pleasanton explains concepts thoroughly and great insight on musical theory's."
Tyrone
Took Music Theory lessons from Tyreese P.
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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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"Makes learning fun and simple

I take music theory lessons with Loretta. I have taken music theory before with 3 other teachers . None of them make it as simple as she does. She explains it in a way that I can understand. I love her and will recommend her to anyone that wants to learn music in general. She is amazing. Can't wait to learn more from this brilliant, professional, musician!"
Jessica
Took Music Theory lessons from Loretta M.
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"Dave is awesome!

Dave pretty much saved me in Music Theory. I was really struggling to grasp chord progressions and melodies, Dave walked me through everything step by step until I got it. I highly recommend dave as an instructor, he'll get you through it!"
David
Took Music Theory lessons from David W.
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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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