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Chanel N.

26 Reviews
Baltimore, MD
Starting at $30
  • Bachelor of Arts from Morgan State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Chanel N.

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I've been teaching theory for over 13 years and my students have gone on to read music and apply their theory training to many aspects of their music journey. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to identify and understand notation and as time goes on you'll be able to sight read and play any style of music.

About Chanel

Hello there! I'm Chanel N. and thank you for your interest in my studio. I have been teaching private lessons and recording music since 2007 and am able to teach lessons online or at Studio Nar, LLC located in the Towson area. My education career has afforded me the opportunity to be a graduate

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Nadia R.
She was fantastic! My daughter loved her.
Jacklyn S.
She was very truthful and made me feel confident
Alicia
If you seeking a singing/vocal coach who is well educated, experienced and organized, Chanel is the person. She teaches breathing techniques and other skills to enhance your voice. She assigns homework to strengthen your voice. On top of all of that, she has a radiant personality. She encourages you while you learn and gives you confidence in yourself. She is awesome!
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Heather W.

20 Reviews
Abingdon, MD
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Korean
  • Teaches students 5 to 75
  • Awarded James Dumbard Scholarship from Towson University
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Heather W.

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Music Theory is structured very much like our everyday living in our environment. In piano lessons, we explore the comparisons and derive at understanding about musical structures

About Heather

Hi, I'm Heather. I’m from a small town in Harford County, MD, called Abingdon. It’s really close to Baltimore, MD which is about 15 minutes away from Abingdon. I live with my husband and two bunnies. I’m an R.N. with a bachelors degree in Nursing and 16 years of training in music by master

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Frank S.
Heather is patient and kind. She brings both technical and people skills to our practice sessions. If one of my family members or close friends asked me recommend a piano teacher, with no hesitation, I would enthusiastically reccomend Heather.
Charles S.
Heather was wonderful in getting me back into the piano! As an older student I was apprehensive at first, but she was very positive and made me very comfortable. She was very helpful and brought me a long way in a short period of time.
Samson O.
She's good
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Amanda D.

3 Reviews
Baltimore, MD
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Awarded Best Mozart Performance, first place from Global Great Composers Competition
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Amanda D.

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Music theory is an essential part of music making, whether one is reading sheet music or learning by ear. Through two degrees in music (my BA in music from the Oberlin Conservatory and MM in music from the Peabody Conservatory), I have taken over 40 credits of advanced music theory classes. My teaching caters to all levels, and is specialized to fit each student.

About Amanda

New York-born Flutist Amanda is a versatile performer active as a soloist, orchestral and chamber musician. Amanda was most recently named the first place winner of the National Society of Arts and Letters Woodwind Competition in Washington, DC. She has also received first place awards in the Best

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Christo B.
absolutely wonderful.
Ozge Y.
She encourages, she finds analogies to explain, she is more patient with me then I am with myself. She also explains the terms, gives tips on how to read the notes. She is able to identify the mistakes and give the right advice on how to improve. Her advice on how to practice made all the difference for me. I started with a giant cookie bite sized embouchure and within a few lessons I have managed to make it smaller thanks to her instructions. There is hope for me afterall.
Looking forward to playing a duet with her without me making a mess. Thank you Amanda!
Mike
Amanda is an outstanding teacher. She inspires and challenges me to play pieces I did not think I could play. She is able to take difficult passages and break them down step my step so I can learn how to play them properly. I am sure I would not be playing as I am now, if it weren’t for Amanda’s skilled teaching. She is also friendly, makes the lessons interesting and fun and is very professional. I have taken lessons both in person and on Skype and she excels in both modes.

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John F.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelors In Music from University Of Louisiana At Monroe
  • Teaching since 2009
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John F.

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I have a degree in music - I will share with you what I have learned!

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Hi - my name is John - I have extensive and varied experience teaching the guitar, and would love to work with you!

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Brian L.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Jazz Studies from Wayne State University
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Brian L.

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Having studied Jazz at Wayne State University, I previously earned both an Associate of Arts degree, and a Music Foundations Certificate from Schoolcraft College in Livonia, Michigan. I have years of experience as a professional music instructor, working with both children and adults of all ages. I

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Joshua B.
Brian was very patient with my son. He made sure he was aware of his instructions. He even guided him back to the correct path when he was unsure of the information. Great teacher!
Jaesung
Tremendously knowledgeable and able to teach complex things very simply. Everything he taught me was so much more profound and important to understanding music that I could have imagined. Highly recommend him as a mentor if one is at all interested in music.
Maya H.
Brian is wonderful! He is extremely helpful and patient.

David P.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Hebrew
  • Awarded Woody Herman Jazz Award from Franklin High School
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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David P.

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I privately tutor students who want to study music theory in order to enhance their composition and performance skills.

About David

I teach children, adolescents , and adults. I have also worked with special needs populations for many years in a variety of settings. I am very patient adept and compassionate. I am also very skilled at my instrument as I studied music at the University Level. My goals are to combine my experience

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Jenifer
David explains things in a manner that I could easily understand. He was calm, patient, and respectful of skill level.
J M.
Awesome teacher! Not just a great drummer, but patient and articulate. He was really able to help me understand and execute in ways I never could before. Seems like he would also be great with kids...super patient and encouraging!
Janna R.
David is a very skilled drummer and a very enthusiastic teacher. In lessons, he seems to like to split time between practicing rudiments and learning to play different rhythms on the set. He is also exceptionally patient and supportive with my 9-year-old, highly distractible daughter. David is very positive, pointing out things that are going well and interesting rhythms that they discover. I am really glad we found David--he is an excellent teacher and I love watching my daughter learn so much about music!

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Average Cost of Music Theory Lessons in Parkville, MD

The average cost of 60-minute music theory lessons in Parkville is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $276 per hour.
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$39 average
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$52 average
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"Excellent teacher!"
Adrian
Took Music Theory lessons from Nils B.
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"Today Mimi helped me learn about primary and secondary triads. She was very patient and instructive in teaching me this. She also helped me understand how to write melodies using some intervals and was very positive and complimentary about this. She was also very positive and complimentary in critiquing a transcription that I wrote. I am learning a lot with Mimi and she is very inspiring. Definitely several points above average!:)"
Paula
Took Music Theory lessons from Mimi D.
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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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"Jenny is on time always. The first lesson, she had the books ready and was very professional. I am very happy with her teaching abilities."
Matthew
Took Music Theory lessons from Jenny J.
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"It has been a few years since our daughter, Michaela, took piano and music theory classes from Howard Richman. However, hardly a day goes by when she is not using something that she has learned from him. Whether she is writing a song, composing music, producing a track, playing the piano, singing, rehearsing, performing, etc…it always involves some aspect of her lessons with Howard. She is always referencing material from her classes with him. The enjoyment and confidence that Howard instills in his students, through his methods of teaching, truly must last a lifetime. Going to Howard was one of the best decisions that we have made regarding Michaela's career. In fact, as it turns out, it was a life changing experience for her. Needless to say, we have the very highest recommendation for Howard Richman."
Anchalina
Took Music Theory lessons from Howard R.
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"Tomoko is a fantastic tutor. I had a lot of trouble understanding music theory because it had been a topic I hadn't seen before. She was able to explain things to me in a very clear and easy way. She was also able to help me with ear training lessons which was also surprisingly easy, considering it was a topic I felt I had a lot of trouble with at the time. She's one of the best, no doubt.

Also, if you happen to get piano lessons from her, I'm sure you'll get more than your money's worth. She's an amazing jazz, classical, and overall pianist."
Daniel
Took Music Theory lessons from Tomoko O.
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"This man is truly amazing! His understanding of music theory, and fun teaching style makes it very easy to learn new concepts- Highly recommended if you want to take your musicianship to the next level!"
Jonathan
Took Music Theory lessons from Jonathan F.
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"Billy is a great teacher! He really knows a lot about Theory and he really helped me in detail with how to get something right. I would recommend Billy for any teaching job, he's really great! Thanks Billy! :)"
Misia
Took Music Theory lessons from William D.
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"Excellent help."
Edwin
Took Music Theory lessons from Paul K.
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"First lesson. David was on time and professional. He tutored my son and answered all questions asked."
Nathaniel
Took Music Theory lessons from David N
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