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Emily C.

Bloomington, IN
Starting at $20
  • Bachelor of Music in Music Education from Lawrence University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Emily C.

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Have you ever wondered what makes your favorite music "work"? Are you interested in getting prepared for college music programs? Then studying music theory is for you! I provide students with an intuitive but thorough grounding in traditional Western music theory, my area of expertise, while encouraging students to explore the ways in which practitioners think and write about their musical experiences in other genres and cultural settings.

About Emily

Hello, I'm Emily, and I'd love to help you on your musical journey! I have years of experience teaching woodwind and piano lessons to students of all ages and backgrounds, from children beginning band programs and adults picking up a new hobby to serious students working to embark on a career

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Tess T.
My son had his first lesson with Ms. Emily. She is AMAZING! Teaching piano takes skill, doing so virtually is a task not to be unscored. Ms. Emily really knows her stuff, she has excellent music ear to pick up if my 7 year old made a mistake or not. I can't wait for my son to enroll in long term with her. Thank you!
Stephanie
Very kind and helpful, great teacher!
Kelly P.
Excellent teacher!
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Cole P.

60 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $18
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Awarded Performer of the Semester in Guitar from Western Kentucky University
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Cole P.

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Detailed theory and application from beginner to advanced levels.My goal as an instructor is to keep the lessons fresh, fun, interesting, and to ultimately guide the students to better teach themselves as they gain experience and familiarity with the instrument and music. Students can have their lessons catered to the music and styles they wish to pursue. Lessons are tailored to each individual student so that we can build upon their strengths and focus on lessons to improve weaker areas. Students will learn how to build dexterity, use proper technique, and be creative. Every student has different goals, some really want to learn theory and read music. Others may simply want to learn to strum a few chords. Whatever the goal, I can provide the instructions to help the student succeed! Please contact me for any additional questions and further information.

About Cole

FALL SALE GOING ON NOW!!!!!!!! NEW AVAILABILITY!!! The transformative learning experiences at Prestige Guitar are designed to help our students grow both in and out of the classroom. Established in 2016, Prestige Guitar is located in St. Louis, MO and reflects the vibrant energy of the area.

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Mike
always interesting and very informative. He makes me want to be a better Guitar player. Very impressed w/ Cole
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A.J. V.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Awarded Best Keyboards of Austin from Austin Music Awards
  • English Creative Writing from Texas State University
  • Teaching since 2013
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A.J. V.

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I've been studying music theory since I was 5 years old.

Music theory is a very dense subject that I can break down into easy-to-remember pieces that will help students understand why theory matters, and how to use it to enhance their music.

About A.J.

A.J. Vincent has been playing keyboards for 27 years, he has been singing for 12 years, and he has been working in the music industry as a professional performer for 15 years. He has worked and toured with bands such as: ...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead, The Bright Light Social Hour, an

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Adrienne B.
Loved my first lesson !
Gio
AJ is a great teacher! My son is learning so much about making his sounds and production.
Jim T.
One lesson, and I'm already better. Cool dude.

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Dr. Jason T.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Dr. Jason T.

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I teach students theory, and a very simple way, and they do well in tests such as ABRSM or any conservatory level theory exam.

About Dr. Jason

Dr. Jason Thomas is a wonderful person who loves teaching and has been doing so since he was a teenager. Jason is a graduate of Manhattan School of Music (MSM) where he received both his Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Classical Piano Performance. He is currently finishing his Doctoral studies

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Steven W.
Excellent instructor and very patient with students.
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Andrew S.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks spanish, English
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Master's in Jazz Arranging/Composition from University of North Texas
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Andrew S.

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About Andrew

Education/Experience: Guitarist/ Singer/Composer/Arranger/Music Producer, Andy S., is an experienced, well-versed musician in many disciplines of music. He has a Bachelor of Music degree in Jazz studies from the prestigious University of North Texas and Masters in Jazz Arranging/Composition from

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Sydney H.
Andrew has been a wonderful teacher. Funny and patient.
Mike
Excellent knowledge, presentation and communication. He taught at the right level for me. He's a great teacher.
Lily N.
My daughter has really enjoyed her first lesson . Andrew has been very flexible with our schedule to meet my daughter's need. She's going to have the final singing on next month. He will help her to get through. I highly recommend him as a great teacher.

Olivia D.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Classical Studies from Marquette University
  • Teaching since 2014
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Olivia D.

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Study the inner workings of musical harmony and melody, and the connections between performing arts across history and cultures.

About Olivia

Hello, my name's Olivia! I'm excited to work with flutists of all levels to achieve their goals, find their voices, and have fun with music. Lessons with me are always individually tailored to each student's needs and objectives, combined with enough structure to excel in their studies. Our less

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Amy H.
Olivia gives very clear instructions on what homework should be done between lessons. She is helping me to learn about harmonics, articulation and breathing as well as what notes to play. Sometimes, I feel embarrassed that even with practice, my playing is rough. However, Olivia is very patient-giving specific feedback about how to improve while congratulating me on progress.
Amy H.
Olivia is knowledgeable and patient. She introduced me to exercises to help my technique and intonation. Promptly after the lesson, she sent me detailed instructions on how to practice until my next lesson.

I highly recommend Olivia! 🌞

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Average Cost of Music Theory Lessons in Nashville, IN

The average cost of 60-minute music theory lessons in Nashville is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $300 per hour.
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"Adam explains things in a way that makes you think critically about the subject and gives logical ways to work through theory problems. HES THE BEST IMSTRUCTOR EVER! I would not have passed theory without him"
Sarah
Took Music Theory lessons from Adam T.
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"Took jazz lessons from Lisa and learned a lot!!! It was a great experience and she is a great teacher! Lisa has a great way of pushing your comfort zone and bringing out your best. Highly recommended!!!"
Rick
Took Music Theory lessons from Lisa N.
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"I've been taking lessons with David for more than 2 years, he's amazing... he's very knowledgeable, patient, knows how to explain difficult concepts and can adapt to a broad range of topics, covering different areas that I'm interested on, including music theory, songwriting, guitar and bass, and music production.

David is both a professional musician and an experienced instructor, and you can tell the difference that makes in every class.

We started with at-home classes, but switched to online during the pandemic and that's working pretty good for me to.

I'd recommend David to anyone looking to learn a new instrument, get better at it or expand their music knowledge in general."
Mariano
Took Music Theory lessons from David W.
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"Love Dave!

Dave is excellent at bestowing his knowledge upon his students! He is engaging, thoughtful, helpful, easy-to-talk-to, and knows how to make you understand the subject matter, is very patient.
He creates a friendly environment in which learning becomes fun, interesting, and fulfilling!"
Daria
Took Music Theory lessons from David W.
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"When looking for an instructor what is best to find is knowledge of the subject. When it comes to Mr. Newbold, he delivers; Whether it be current or past. He has had outstanding experience with acclimating to every student's needs and learning style. He provides a great environment/atmosphere which is critical to learning. If his credentials don't speak enough, then his personal musical talent should."
MacKenzie
Took Music Theory lessons from Dustin N.
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Angela
Took Music Theory lessons from Ryan C.
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"Emily has a strong commitment to making sure her students are learning about music while continuing to enjoy what music can bring to their lives. She not only taught me how to read, listen to, and study music, but she taught me why music is important and how I can live it. Emily teaches with grace and poise. She finds a way to relate to students of any ambition or experience. As a high school student looking to still be involved in music in college, Emily was able to find connections in several cities for me because of her numerous experiences of networking in the music world. She has a broad range of musical talents and has the ability to immediately connect with her students. Emily has not only been a great teacher for me, but a great friend."
Matt
Took Music Theory lessons from Emily P.
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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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"I have been learning music from Frankie for a couple years now. He has always been extremely knowledgeable about music. Whether I want to learn guitar scales or learn to write songs, he is always able to help. He is also very supportive, friendly, and interested in your well-being as a person and as a music student."
Justin
Took Music Theory lessons from Frankie P.
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"Music Theory and Music Performance

Ms. Wilma's enthusiasm for life and music shines through in her instrumental playing and teaching style. She shows a strong proficiency in many music genres and can teach different kinds of musical instruments.

She's reliable, experienced, professional, and easy to be around. One of her main strengths is her ability to convey musical thoughts in a way that is meaningful, constructive and easily understood.
I really enjoyed how she have enriched my ability to think about musical concepts, discuss theories in music, and listen to different types of music."
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