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Scott S.

4 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Percussion performance from Brooklyn College
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Scott S.

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I have a 100% rate of getting my students into their school of choice as of yet. Although I don't guarantee it, I will work relentlessly to make sure you are well prepared though. I will also lend you PDFs of books to help you save a buck.

About Scott

I have been playing drums and percussion since the ripe old age of 9, in 4th grade. Originally wanting to play the clarinet, my music teacher thought my sense of rhythm was too good to waste and placed me in the drum section. I was the only kid who didn't want to play drums. Over twenty years later

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Anthony G.
Had my first lesson with Scott today. I was very happy with the way it went . I'm 50 years old with no experience at all - so I can honestly say the lesson was enjoyable without any pressure.
Jack F.
Scott is amazing with our 7 year son beginner. He has him so engaged and excited to learn & play. He's a one-of-a-kind teacher.
Dakota
Scott is inspiring, motivating, caring, attentive, personal and professional. In only a few weeks my daughter is developing a solid foundation in technique, rhythmic notation and musicianship. I would strongly reccommend him.
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Gleb V.

32 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, German, Russian, LIthuanian, English, German, Russian, Lithuanian
  • Bachelor in Saxophone and Clarinet, Bachelor Instrumental Pedagogy from MUHO KÖLN, Wilna Conservatory
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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Gleb V.

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please read my resume

About Gleb

My name is Gleb V. I am a professional music instructor and performing musician. I have sixteen years of teaching experience for children and adults of all ages, and have been recording and performing internationally for over thirty years. Specializing in saxophone, clarinet, flute and piano, I

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Carter
Kleb was fantastic!!! Carter is super excited and can’t wait for his next lesson
Orah H.
Very knowledgeable and in tune musically and internationally
Noaeria
He was just perfect for my daughter! She loves his lesson very much and decided to learn from him. As a parent, i loved how he throughly taught us basic stuff about clarinet, assembling, parts, history, etc..

Vincent C.

14 Reviews
Staten Island, NY
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Music
  • Teaches students 10 to 80
  • Teaches Beginner
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Vincent C.

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what can say only this reading music is so important and there is so much to learn I can show you the theory behind playing and how to write your own music

About Vincent

Dr. Vince is a musician, guitarist, songwriter, vocalist, and a producer. Vince has three cds out with one in Germany. Dr. Vince has two master degrees one in music and in education with a PhD in Music Vince was produced by" Badfingers" Joey Molland, which was the Beatles first band signed to

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Duke P.
Excellent first lesson. Vincent is an excellent teacher and extremely knowledgeable with multiple instruments!
Frankiegny
I find Vincent to be a very good and patient teacher. He has a nice easy way of teaching.
nataliya
My daughter loves the lessons. Dr Vincent is great teacher

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Gary R.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $33
  • Bachelors Degree in Music Education from University of North Texas
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1981
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Gary R.

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Music Theory includes learning to read music, interval studies, ear training, sight reading, methods that composers use to achieve their sound, and more-

About Gary

Hello, my name is Gary R. and I am a life long music instructor. YES! I teach online and have been for years. If you would like to use your down time to learn something new, let's get started! Whether you are just beginning, or have been making music since you were a kid, you should know that

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Jill B.
Gary is cool
Andy K.
Gary did a great job of getting me started on my first piano lesson. Learned a lot on my first day...hope I can measure up to my practice plan for the week! Bravo!
John R.
Gary's just fantastic. He has the knowledge and the attitude that makes learning both effective and fun. He's working with me to help learn the kind playing I want (mostly modern songs) but knows when to reach for other material to help learn important techniques.

Sergio M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English , Spanish
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Bachelor Degree Performance, Master in Music Contemporary performance from Berklee College of Music, Berklee College of Music
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Sergio M.

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Word Percussionist specialist in Flamenco rhythm and cajon, and afrocuban percussionwho have performed and toured around the globe accompanying some of the most important artists in the contemporary scene including names like Paul Simon or Wayne Shorter. Music Education is my vocation as well as

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Joshua H.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
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Joshua H.

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Hello! I'm a professional composer and teacher living in Philadelphia. I'm passionate about helping students amplify their musical voice, instilling the fundamentals of musicianship along the way. I strive to create a fun, productive environment with lessons tailored to each students' goals and abilities, and I have years of experience teaching both privately and at the university level. With degrees in music from the University of Pennsylvania and Eastman School of Music, I look forward to bringing my expertise to your lessons, whether you're looking to improve as a composer, songwriter, pianist, theorist, or your all-around musicianship.

About Joshua

I’ve been a composer for nearly 15 years and a pianist for over 20. My music has been played by professional and university ensembles from Los Angeles to New York and Paris to Helsinki. I’m also an experienced teacher who has taught both in university classrooms and privately. I’m a flexible, e

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Jeanette
I am very, very pleased with the lessons I have taken with Joshua Hey. He is warm and personable, and his love for his art is infectious. He models his lessons to my level of ability, needs, and areas of interest. I find that his responses to my work are both carefully considered and fun to hear. Joshua brings examples of music to my lessons that relate to my work, something that I very much appreciate. I leave my lessons feeling excited and eager to get back to my piano and computer—which, by the way, is my preference: Joshua has told me several times that handwritten scores are fine.
Jon-Jon
Josh is a very informative and nice teacher. If you want to learn how to compose music I strongly recommend him.
Andrea
Josh provided music composition instruction for my two sons, ages 10 and 12. He worked with both kids on composing songs for their different instruments, guitar and violin, and was able to work with both children in the same lesson. He was able to engage them in a conversation about music and their musical interests. The boys described Josh as someone who "offered constructive criticism and gave us fun activities while explaining things in a way that we would understand. It helped me understand how to take an inspiration and make it into music."

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Average Cost of Music Theory Lessons in Westfield, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute music theory lessons in Westfield is $64. 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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"Working with Eli was amazing. He's a great teacher and he moved through the material at just the speed I needed. I improved greatly over the semesters I spent working with him. I highly recommend him as a teacher."
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Took Music Theory lessons from Eli S.
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"Trevor was very engaging and taught the fundamentals of music theory very well!"
Richard
Took Music Theory lessons from Trevor P.
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"Upbeat beautiful positive sweet person who loves what she does."
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Took Music Theory lessons from Sue D.
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"I am currently learning music fundamentals. I'm most definitely enjoying the course as it is very engaging and so enriched with the appropriate information needed to better my knowledge of the fundamentals of music. Each session has a perfect balance of both education through lecture and through the constructive criticism provided after singing and playing the piano during the lesson."
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Took Music Theory lessons from Randy L.
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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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"Shawn is very well informed on music theory. I have had discussions with him on numerous occasions, quite enlightening."
Todd
Took Music Theory lessons from Shawn G.
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"Hi Everyone,
I’d like to tell all about what a wonderful experience I’m having with Tamari as my piano teacher.
First about me. I’m a 70 year old male with virtually no hands-on music experience or knowledge (other than listening). My parents forced me to take piano music lessons 60+ years ago which I totally resisted. Playing piano was a sissy thing and after a few months they gave up.
For the past 50 years I regretted my youthful error. So when I had the chance to take a piano/keyboard class from Tamari, through OLLI at Uconn I jumped at the chance.
Tamari started the first class totally prepared. Not only did she have startup handouts geared to beginner level students. She also came with extension cords and power outlet strips so all could set up comfortably. Right away we (9) were playing notes and learning. Tamari gave us terrific learning tips (beyond Every Good Boy Does Fine) to make grasping lessons much easier.
Sadly, the Virus hit, and self-isolation became the norm. So Tamari set up her classes through the ZOOM video conferencing software. Wonderfully, a fun learning experience.
One example from yesterday. Tamari helped me learn that just playing the notes , G A G C B by pecking at the keys isn’t music. There’s a certain rhythm needed to make the sound correct and enjoyable. And after, patiently, staying with me, turn after turn, I got it right. Bravo to her and me.
Let me wrap this up by saying, I couldn’t be happier or more satisfied with Tamari as my Piano teacher.
Ralph A Famiglietti."
Ralph
Took Music Theory lessons from Tamari (Tamara) W.
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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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"Julie is a professional Instructor who quickly identifies the level of her students. 

Her energy and sense of humor are contagious and stimulating. 

When we laugh we increase endorphin in our brain which helps us to remember what we learn. 

Thank you Julie for instruction and the pleasure of learning. :)"
Marlena
Took Music Theory lessons from Julie L.
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"This tutoring session was probably the best I have ever had. I am taking a Music 101 course in which I am finding myself having trouble with. I took up tutoring with Stephen and he really broke down the steps. Sometimes, I do not understand things the first time when they are explained to me; and reading music happens to be one of them. However, I am very lucky to have Stephen as my tutor who is very patient in explaining the lesson to me. If you want a tutor who is patient and willing to invest time in helping you understand music, I highly recommend that you take Stephen."
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Took Music Theory lessons from Stephen O.
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