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John G.

Berwyn, IL
Starting at $40
  • Speaks German, English
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Awarded Excellence in Teaching Award from University of Chicago Graham School of General Studies
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John G.

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I had to pass ear training for my composition degrees, and it didn't come naturally! So I know the pressure that needing to pass this skill to support your other music studies can bring. But I came through ear training more enthusiastic and insightful about music than ever before. And so will you.

About John

I've been teaching privately and lecturing in the Chicago area since 1998. I offer an exceptionally deep repertoire knowledge to target the student's interests, strengths, and areas of growth. Along with my sense of which books and repertoire to assign at a given stage of your musical journey, I of

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Kelvin L.

141 Reviews
Bolingbrook, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Chinese Mandarin
  • Awarded 4th National violin competition from Poland
  • Teaches students 4 to 80
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Kelvin L.

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I have been teaching ear training since 1989.
There are three different levels:
Level one: grades four and below:
Basis theory provides students with a fundamental background in the development of coordination and rhythmic awareness, listening awareness, responses to pitch, dynamics and tempo, and emphasizes basic reading skills.
Level two: grades 5-8
This level involves study of scales, intervals, chords, melody harmonization, and form with appropriate analysis and creative work. The ear training levels stress the singing, aural recognition, and writing of all elements studied in the theory classes. The materials used are selected from music literature appropriate to the age level and degree of advancement of the students.
Level three: grades 9 and above
This level is a comprehensive study of the elements of music from rudiments through chromatic harmony. Areas covered include melody, harmony, part writing, form and analysis, counterpoint, orchestration, and some elementary ...

About Kelvin

I am a highly organized, outcome-driven and motivated professional musician and educator with solid experience in the classroom. For the past 25 years, I have been employed with Amati music academy and seven years on the faculty of University of St Francis. I am very comfortable with all aspects

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Cynthia P.
We think that Mr. Kelvin is an amazing teacher that is professional, kind and patient. He shows sincere interest in the student’s development. His instructions are clear and concise. He turns learning to play the violin into an enjoyable experience. Thank you Mr. Kelvin.
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Dan K.

24 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Bachelor of Music - Jazz Studies from DePaul University
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Dan K.

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Learn how to capture a melody on paper or on your instrument after hearing it. Interval training, rhythmic tricks, etc.

About Dan

Dan K. is a professional freelance upright and electric bassist and teacher. He hails from West Des Moines, Iowa, where in high school he performed with the Iowa All-State Orchestra and All-State Jazz Band. He arrived in Chicago in 2009 to attend DePaul University, where he studied with renowned Ch

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Cedric R.
Great first lesson. We dived right in, which is exactly how I wanted it...
Atticus D.
Dan is an excellent instructor! Patient and committed to providing great lessons - he takes the time to make sure each lesson is helpful and adjusts content and techniques based on progress to date. Highly recommended!
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Alan B.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaching since 1988
  • Teaches students 9 to 70
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Alan B.

6 Reviews
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I have been working as a professional musician since 1987. In that time, I've played many roles alongside a wide range of established and emerging talent, from around the world, including band leader, accompanist, music producer, composer, arranger, co-writer, teacher, coach and mentor. Along the way, I have continued to pursue my passion for education, teaching private music lessons to amateurs, professionals and hobbyists from all walks of life.

I have a Bachelor of Science degree in Music Theory & Composition, as well as one year of graduate studies towards my Masters in Education with an emphasis on Vocal Music.

About Alan

Beginner, intermediate and advanced are all welcome. I give the same attention to teaching amateurs as I do professionals. Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy: Forty-eight (48) hours advance notice is necessary to cancel or reschedule any lesson. Otherwise, students are responsible for the full p

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Geoffrey
Alan is a fantastic teacher! Both for voice and guitar, he will be patient and thorough, building solid technique but also adding your emotional and creative abilities to be more musical !
Bobby Newman
Awesome instructor, musician, coach, person! Listened to me for just a few minutes and confidently outlined a plan to help me meet my goals. Goals he painstakingly sought to clearly understand. This is going to be a fun journey.
Elisa
relaxed, progress, professional... perfect
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Gabbi C.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Artist of the Month - May 2019 & September 2014 from The Deli Magazine
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
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Gabbi C.

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Recommended as part of Piano, Voice or Theory lessons. We'll focus on identifying intervals, scales and chords, mimicking rhythms and melodies, sight-singing and transcribing rhythmic or melodic passages.

About Gabbi

I am a professional vocalist and composer, with a BFA and BMus in Jazz Performance, and over 12 years of performance and recording experience internationally, including appearances at Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center with NY's premiere a cappella ensemble Khorikos, and the Knitting Factory with Bro

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Bryce
I've done mainly in person lessons with Gabbi but also some online lessons. She is really a great teacher. Very knowledgeable about music. Very patient even with a beginner like me. Highly recommend.
Milena
Gabbi is very patient, talented, professional and a fantastic instructor. She has a great understanding of vocal technique and I feel very secure with her. We are currently doing online class and they have been very productive - I’ve been learning a lot! She is extremely knowledgeable and I feel I have improved so much since our first class. She encourages me a lot. I highly recommend her!
Milena
Gabbi is very patient, talented, professional and a fantastic instructor. She has a great understanding of vocal technique and I feel very secure with her. We are currently doing online class and they have been very productive - I’ve been learning a lot! She is extremely knowledgeable and I feel I have improved so much since our first class. She encourages me a lot. I highly recommend her!
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David N.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $85
  • M.M. of Jazz Studies from New England Conservatory
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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David N.

7 Reviews
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Throughout my time at Berklee, NEC, and now Juilliard, I have studied with many great teachers and musicians from Wynton Marsalis, Eddie Henderson, Kenny Barron, Tiger Okoshi, John McNeil, and Laurie Frink to Jerry Bergonzi, and Miguel Zenon. The diverse subjects we went over in lessons and classes gives me a unique knowledge of certain styles and musical ideas. I try to be as personal and individual as I can when it comes to teaching students. That was the thing that stood out amongst my favorite teachers.

About David

A graduate of the Juilliard School, I have performed with some of the worlds most accomplished and well-known musicians, including Wayne Shorter, Dave Liebman, Arturo O’Farrill, Ellis Marsalis, Randy Weston, among many others. Along with performances at the Blue Note, Dizzy's Club Coca Cola, Small

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Darrell G.
David is a great teacher at teaching the complex
and making it very understandable regarding the trumpet.
Dave
David was great. The class was a lot of fun and I learned exercises and pointers that I could put to use right away. Looking forward to my next lesson.
Gabby
David's a really cool teacher. He knows a lot and has given me a ton of stuff to improve my playing and get ready for college. He's such a good and helpful teacher I even recommended him to my friend to take lessons.

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Average Cost of Ear Training Lessons in Downers Grove, IL

The average cost of 60-minute ear training lessons in Downers Grove is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $134 per hour.
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$39 average
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$52 average
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"Mr. Lee is very nice teacher, he is professional and patient. I am taking his ear training and sight singing lessons. I think what Mr. Lee teaches me is very helpful. I feel so happy and so lucky to learn music with Mr. Lee."
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Took Ear Training lessons from Yoon Jae L.
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"I needed help singing in the church choir. Rebekah was amazing and personally took the time to teach me and work with me to help me to be able to sing in the choir on Christmas Eve. She was very patient and never criticized, but gently taught me to sing various styles of notes. I'm not a musical person, so I can't really get the terminology right, but she helped me to be able to located the different notes in the hymnal as I was singing. On Christmas Eve, with Rebekah's lessons, I accomplished what we had set out to do and was able to sing in the Christmas Eve service.

I've also known Rebekah personally for a long time now. She is full of personality and is exciting to be around. She is very professional and kind to all of her students. She is patient, considerate, and her students thrive under her supervision. I would highly recommend anyone to chose Rebekah as their personal instructor and not only for themselves, but for their children as well."
Darlene
Took Ear Training lessons from Rebekah A.
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"Randy, I like your "Semper Method of Music” teaching method. It's applying knowledge with fun, and common sense... the best combination.
Good luck. You’re a great musician.
Joe Messina
Motown recording guitarist & Funk Brother"
Joe
Took Ear Training lessons from Randy L.
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"First lesson went very well. Zack held our daughters interest and she was quite interested in the piano lesson."
Kailey
Took Ear Training lessons from Zack D.
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"Carlos is great teacher! Very patient and knows the pace each student needs to reach the next level. Also, he has taught at the top music schools in the nation so has lots of experience."
Juan
Took Ear Training lessons from Carlos C.
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"Carlos has been an excellent mentor, instructor in my music journey so far. He has guided me in not only academic areas, but also career and business areas.

I still remember his Ear Training lessons from 8 years ago, which was how I met him. He opened up my perception to music in ways I didn't know existed. To this day I continue to learn from him and I will forever be grateful to him.

He is one of the kindest people I have met and genuinely cares for his students growth."
Biswarup
Took Ear Training lessons from Carlos C.
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"Omer has been an excellent teacher! I’ve over heard several lessons with him and my son and I’m always impressed by the breath of knowledge he has. In just a few weeks my son has been inspired to play the piano for hours at a time. Originally Omer was going to teach my son violin but they switched to piano so that they could explore their common interest in composing music for film. I am immensely pleased with him and recommend him wholeheartedly!"
Sara
Took Ear Training lessons from Omer A.
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"Yulia is a devoted, persistent, and an encouraging teacher. Yulia has taught me for 3 years and I am very thankful to have her teach me. She is a teacher that will think of ways to help her students during and outside lessons. When teaching, she will give many examples and tricks to help you understand. As a college student, I was very thankful she would find times to work with me. Yulia has been very supportive in helping me succeed and I highly recommend her."
Danielle Guilmette
Took Ear Training lessons from Yulia B.
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"Aaron is a wonderful teacher. I took lessons from him covering a wide range of topics in music - solfege, theory, piano. I have had a great deal musical training, and am an adult learner. Aaron treated me like an adult but progressively pushed me to a deeper understanding. Aaron found the pockets where I most needed to pull my experience and training together, and taught me a great many things in a short time. I highly recommend him as a teacher."
Nancy
Took Ear Training lessons from Aaron R.
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"Fawn is the best music teacher I've ever had."
Steven
Took Ear Training lessons from Fawn A.
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