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Popular Music Theory Teachers in Royal Oak, MI

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Benjamin M.

(33)
Detroit, MI
Starting at $25
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  • Speaks English, French, Spanish
  • BA in Music Composition and English from Columbia College Chicago
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Benjamin M.

Detroit, MI

(33)

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As a Composer, I have been schooled in Music Theory and 12-tone Theory. I have also developed an Interval Method that is uniquely mine. I currently teach all three theories.

About Benjamin

Hello Future Students! Whether you want to pursue a Musical Career or simply learn how to Play your Favorite Tunes for friends and family, I am here as your Teacher and Guide. I teach at my own home, at the Student's home or through the use of Skype. I am originally from Ann Arbor. I spent

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August 6, 2019
Bryan P.
Excellent instructor and a way cool guy. My first lesson was really informative, with so many helpful tips and techniques. Ben is a friendly, patient teacher, and I am looking forward to my next lesson!
June 22, 2019
Charlie and Cindy
We had our first saxophone lesson with Benjamin today and it was excellent! He is clearly a master that can assess a student’s skill level and adapt the lesson to suit their needs. He is just what we needed :)
March 14, 2019
Bryan K.
30 lessons for my high school son with Ben. Excellent teacher. Always on time. Very professional. Baritone Sax. Highly recomend. Will be getting more lessons with Ben.
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Nicholas C.

(37)
Farmington, MI
Starting at $20
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  • Speaks english, spanish
  • Awarded Full-Tuition Scholarship from Bowling Green State University
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Nicholas C.

Farmington, MI

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Having complete the full course of undergraduate music theory, I have a firm handle on both classical theory as well as jazz theory and harmony, and can both help students prepare for tests, as well as teach them how to apply that theory to enhance the music that they play in their everyday lives.

About Nicholas

Detroit native, Nicholas C. K., demonstrated an innate musical talent from a young age. His command of piano, guitar, trumpet and bass progressed to studies at both Columbia University in Chicago and Wayne State University in Detroit. Since age 16 Nic has toured the country sharing the stage with a

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November 10, 2019
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November 5, 2019
Rebecca C.
He is great
July 19, 2019
Eugenia W.
He is professional and patient yet he meets you where you are. I had played piano many years ago and he quickly assessed where I am today and asked what I wanted to accomplish at this point. He showed me things that I was never taught all those years ago. He is kind and so easy to work with. Can't say enough about him. Wasn't sure if I could play again after so many years. I have had hand surgery and can't wait to continue my lessons. He showed me that I can. Great for this old lady, I mean elderly person.
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Ivan W.

(22)
Westland, MI
Starting at $25
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  • associate in computer programing from richland college
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1980
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Music theory instruction is included for each instrument I teach, which includes, notes of music, major and minor keys, scales, chord construction, reading, ear training, timing and rhythm, improvising and how to play songs, i teach not just to play but to understand what you are playing.

About Ivan

I am Ivan I've been playing bass since 1972, started with guitar in 1969, i only however been teaching beginner and intermediate bass guitar and theory (professionally) since 2007, not including the people i use to teach bass back in the day and here and there. you want to learn bass, i teach bass

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June 17, 2019
John P.
Ivan makes understand music and music theory easy. I wish I had met him years ago.. he really knows his craft.
May 25, 2019
Divine C.
he teaches me new things every day and he is funny
May 22, 2019
Zvia ..
Super patient! Good with kids.

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Yuexin C.

(4)
Music Theory
Starting at $30
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Portuguese, English, Chinese, Mandarin, Cantonese, German, Spanish
  • B.A. in Comparative Literature from Colorado College
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Yuexin C.

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I was an outstanding music minor recently graduated from Colorado College and have a profound understanding of basic music theories.

About Yuexin

Hi! I am an undergraduate student at Colorado College, majoring in Comparative Literature and Music. I am from Shenzhen, China, and moved to the U.S. when I was 18. I play the banjo, do all forms of arts, and have a never-dying crave for traveling. I lived in Brazil and Finland for a little whi

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November 19, 2019
Elina (.
thank you very much
February 19, 2019
Sarah
I'm really enjoying my lessons with Yuexin. She's very patient and is able to answer all my questions. She's also happy to customize the lesson to suit my interests; for example, we took some time to go over voice lines in a video game that were in Chinese and then work on the pronunciation and pinyin for them.

The textbook and workbook she had me get have been helpful, and I've been supplementing by practicing on my own using Duolingo. I think the combination has been really effective for learning the language. Yuexin has been great for correcting my pronunciation and teaching me how native speakers would actually speak and write.
December 21, 2017
Lilian C.
Yuexin is an excellent Mandarin teacher for kids. My 8 year-old has started lessons and is progressing well. Yuexin researched and picked out a good textbook for kids. She is patient, clear, and easy to schedule with. We are happy!
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Kevin D.

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Music Theory
Starting at $25
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded WalMart Teacher of the Year from WalMart - Fayetteville
  • Bachelor of Music from Appalachian State University
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Taught HS Music Theory and AP Music Theory with a number of students able to receive college credit by a great performance on their test.

About Kevin

I am a professional music teacher with 30+ years experience. Very experienced at teaching all band instruments. Expert at Saxophones - Clarinet. I am Nationally Board Certified as a Band Teacher. I can teach a student what they need from specific solos to audition materials to Jazz Improvisation. I

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September 4, 2019
Teddy
Very patient and knowledgeable.
September 13, 2018
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October 4, 2017
Kristen
Kevin was very patient and kind. Kristen can't wait to go back next week!
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Aidan F.

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Music Theory
Starting at $34
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Bachelor of Music Jazz Studies from Rutgers University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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My music theory students should expect to work on traditional voiceleading, harmony, and analysis, as well as more esoteric musical techniques such as atonal and serial composition. If the student is interested, jazz theory may also be incorporated parallel to this. Ear training is also essential for theorists to analyze outside of the score.

Of course, we will also focus on preparing for the AP test, if the student is interested in taking it. This can be by itself or in conjunction with a class at school.

All of my students will work on these foundations. From there, I work with my students to create a tangible system to organize their practice and goals so that we can work on more specific areas relevant to what they want out of their musical life. This system is extremely flexible and effective. I also encourage and assist my students to use this system in other areas of their lives, such as academics or sports. The skills needed for a high level of achievement are similar ...

About Aidan

I'm a professional saxophonist, composer, and arranger. I graduated from Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University with a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies. In my life, I have been fortunate enough to study with jazz legends such as NEA Jazz Master Barry Harris, Gary Smulyan, Victor Lewi

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Average Cost of Music Theory Lessons in Royal Oak, MI

The average cost of 60-minute music theory lessons in Royal Oak 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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"Brandon is able - and willing - to listen to the issues and concerns I have and address them with insight and clarity. He has been able to help me become not only a better Guitar Player, but a better Musician."
- Frank
Took Music Theory lessons from Brandon P.
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"Josh is great! Knowledgeable, patient, and flexible. He took the time and energy to create lesson plans and methods that fit my needs and level of understanding. I'd recommend him wholeheartedly to anyone looking to improve their musical knowledge and skills."
- Cynthia
Took Music Theory lessons from Josh 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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"I was blessed with an opportunity to take the course "Elements of Music" through the Worship Arts Conservatory. Jerry was the instructor. While I have zero technical knowledge of music I do have a passion for singing but was at a big disadvantage not knowing how to read music. I sing in the choir at our church and also sing on the praise team and his expertise in helping others to understand and successfully dissect written music has helped me acquire the necessary skills to take my passion to the next level. Jerry is a wonderful teacher who truly has an honest passion for music and an equal passion for helping others with their passion for music as well."
- Jimmy
Took Music Theory lessons from Jerry W.
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"I had the opportunity last week to take a piano lesson from Richard. Growing up I took piano lessons, but never really practiced. I did the bare-minimum to get by, so that my teacher wouldn't be upset with me. After I stopped taking piano lessons, I lost a lot of my ability to play. I went to Richard hoping that he could help me grasp the basics again including: chords, major and minor positions, chord inversions, and a little about composing my own music. First off, Richard didn't make me feel stupid for not knowing how to play. He patiently explained concepts to me, and then showed me through examples. Then he let me practice and offered encouragement as I played. He also did a great job simplifying the teaching. It was very easy for me to follow and understand what he was teaching. I would highly recommend Richard to anyone who wants to either learn or improve their piano skills."
- Greg
Took Music Theory lessons from Richard W.
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"I now love music theory!"
- Alex
Took Music Theory lessons from Rosita R.
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"He is one of my co-workers at a high school and he runs a performing arts club. He teaches a high school music band that are seniors, he will make sure that everyone is on key as far as singing, playing drums, and guitar. The music band appreciates him and they enjoy the music lessons as well."
- Charlie
Took Music Theory lessons from Keith G.
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"Ricardo is very easy going, knowledgeable and patient. He has made learning music easy for me. Can’t wait for my next lesson!"
- Alex
Took Music Theory lessons from Ricardo O.
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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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"Honestly I couldn't have picked a better teacher. Above all else, Christian really takes the time to help you understand what he's teaching and how to apply it to your own playing. I've been playing guitar for 10 years now and before I started taking lessons from him, I never knew how much I didn't know. Every lesson is fun and engaging and definitely well worth the rate. Bar none."
- Justin Kirschbaum
Took Music Theory lessons from Christian L.
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