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Renee H.

19 Reviews
Dayton, OH
Starting at $33
  • Bachelor degree in Music Therapy , Minor in Pschology from University of Dayton
  • Teaches students 5 to 90
  • Teaching since 1986
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Renee H.

19 Reviews
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Your first lesson with me will be fun and exciting. You will learn how to play a fun simple song and scales and rhythm. I measure your success by how well you practice using the techniques I give you, I also measure progress according to how many times a week you practice, I am committed to inspire people of all ages and skill levels to learn more about music. I believe that music for every individual should be a pleasurable learning experience. Whether you are a beginner or advanced musiciane or vocalist. I welcome all students of all ages encouraging them. I like to motivate all students to succeed. After 3 to 6 months with you, you will have learned how to play simple songs, 12 scales and read the lines and spaces of Treble and Bass Clef and play 3 rhythm patterns

About Renee

Renee has a Bachelor degree from the University of Dayton in Music Therapy with an emphasis on piano, voice and music theory. She has been teaching children from age five to adult for over 12 years. In 1995 I taught children from Kindergarten to 4th grad

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Jordan S.
Ms. Renee was intentional about meeting my son’s needs. She is very professional and I can tell she will nurture his talent. He is already looking forward to his next practice!
Sharon
Renee is excellent with my elderly brother she helps him so much.
Andrea
Renee was amazing! She is a great teacher who matches her lesson to her learners style

Kerry K.

7 Reviews
Fairborn, OH
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students Male: 7 to 80; Female: 7 to 85
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2006
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Kerry K.

7 Reviews
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Very personal when it comes to learning theory.
Do both traditional and open to composition.

About Kerry

An online Masters Jazz program from University of Arkansas at Monticello, (2018-2019) these studies will help students understand various Jazz, Brazilian, and Afro-Cuban drum patterns. I attended Wright State University for two (2) years studying Music , and then transferred to Belmont Universit

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Mary
Kerry has an incredible knowledge and experience with drumming. He encouraged me and challenged me. I highly recommend Kerry to anyone looking to be a skilled and educated drummer.
Theresa Lauterbach
I saw improvement each week from my lessons with Kerry. He offered great resources and gave me advise for purchasing my drums. After just 5 months, I could read and play music on my own!
King Koeller
Fantastic jazz drummer!
Professional and knowledgeable about many diverse drumming styles.
Super swingin'!

Abdulrahman A.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Awarded Next Generation Jazz Orchestra 2015 from Monterey Jazz Festival
  • Teaching since 2013
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Abdulrahman A.

2 Reviews
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My biggest passion is exploring harmony. I believe my goal as a teacher is to give students the tools to create their own masterpieces.
Being a theorist, I make it my mission to explore and learn everyday. I am a student to! Get ready to dive deep into the ocean of harmony; from understanding the DNA behind all scales, modes, and cells and how they connect to understanding music and creating your own.
Beginners : Intro to learning how to read music, study of the interval, study of the chromatic scale, major scale, and minor scale, as well as triads and how they interact to create your own songs!
Intermediate: Study of the secondary dominant, harmonic analysis, study of all seventh chords and their inversions/motion, 4-part harmony and counterpoint.
Advanced: Dig deep with me into the realm of the harmonic and melodic minor scales, which create realms of modulations and redefining the coloring of your music. Exploring A-Tonality and Tonality; I will expose to you endless ...

About Abdulrahman

Hello! I am a trombonist, educator, composer, and theorist. I fell in love with music at the age of 10 years old! Since then it has remained my passion. My trombone studies existed under the wing of Weston Sprott as well as Damien Austin; two trombonist in the Metropolitan Opera. Now, I am a grad

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vincent
excellent...
Sam
Amazing teacher, has incredible talent at teaching and playing music. I know that he will be able to help me to be the best musician I can be. He did all the right techniques to get good and it shows in his playing. Overall great teacher and a great guy, really cares about the growth of the student.

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Jamie C.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Cello Performance from Settlement Music School
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2004
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Jamie C.

5 Reviews
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As a composer and film scorer, I have an extensive background in classical music theory, contrapuntal composition, and arranging for many different ensembles.

I teach basic fundamentals all the way through the 4 species of counterpoint.

About Jamie

I am a classically trained cellist with 20 Years experience. I studied under Charles Forbes and Roberto Pace at the Settlement Music School, and Eugene Friesen at Berklee College of Music. As a bass guitarist, I have 15 years of experience playing fingerstyle and recording/performing a wide range o

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Luke N.
Great teacher.
Mary Beth Y.
I am continuing to study cello with Jamie and I am much further along than I anticipated. I also study piano, so I am not a traditional beginner cello student. Jaime is able to fine tune my lessons to take this into account and build on it. He is very knowledgeable about proper technique as well as music theory. I would recommend him without reservation for all abilities and ages.
Maureen
Jamie worked with me when I was trying to pick up cello after not playing since high school. He is extremely knowledgeable and encouraging. He's very good at identifying problems with technique and suggesting approaches to fix them, and fun to work with.

Keanon K.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Awarded 2012 Arise Idol from A.R.I. S.E. Program
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Keanon K.

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About Keanon

I love everything about teaching! I love music; it is my life. I sleep, breathe and dream music. I am a Columbia University Chicago graduate; I graduated with a degree in Music with a concentration in Classical Voice. I have performed in numerous operas and musicals, as well as, sung on Gospel Cru

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Bernard
I could not have found a better acting instructor.
Patrick M.
I am enjoying every moment of it!!! In each lesson thus far, I’ve learnt something new. In just a few lesson i am already experiencing Great improvement and my confidence is definitely growing!!! Awesome instructor!!!
Neil
Keanon is a GREAT teacher/artist/musician/mentor

I've been working with Keanon for almost a year now. Aside from being an amazing vocalist himself, he does everything he can to help students reach their full potential and find their voice. He makes lessons fun while constantly keeping you challenged. There's always encouragement from him to strive to be better, which can really bring the best out of singers. Whether you're simply singing for hobby, performing for shows/auditions, or ready to record, Keanon has something to offer to any aspiring musician. He has a passion and love for music and understands it's a gift that must be shared with the world.

Eugene S.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Teaches students 10 to 85
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Eugene S.

4 Reviews
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Online Music Theory Teacher
About Eugene

I have been teaching guitar for over 30 years and have had the privilege of studying with some of the finest guitarists in the world which include Aldo Minella, Sulaiman Zai, Javier Calderon, Dr. Lily Afshar, Benjamin Verdery and Kevin Gallagher. I also studied jazz with Berklee professor Sal Difu

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Clara
Eugene is not only a nice person but also an excellent teacher. Looking forward to attend the next class!
Joshua S.
I really enjoyed working through beginner/intermediate classical guitar with Gene. He was always prepared and very knowledgeable about the different pieces we were working on. He helped my technique tremendously, and structured my progress in a way I wouldn't have been able to do myself. If you are serious about wanting to learn guitar I strongly recommend getting a teacher, and if you live in the Boston area I highly recommend Gene.
Mike
Gene is incredibly patient and always has materials ready for the two of us to work with. I am so lucky to be working with him as I learn a new skill.

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Average Cost of Music Theory Lessons in Dayton, OH

The average cost of 60-minute music theory lessons in Dayton 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
45 min
$52 average
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"So easy even this old timer can get it

Tim is an excellent, patient and caring instructor. I am a brand new guitar owner from a rural area in North Dakota. I was looking for a guitar teacher but all required a 30-60 minute drive. I found Tim through the Betterfly website and have taken several lessons through Skype. It has been a great experience that I would recommend to anyone from beginner on up"
Christine
Took Music Theory lessons from Tim B.
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"Music theory has always fascinated me but I could never quite get the hang of it. Zack explains things clearly and works thoroughly to make sure you understand each topic and how it works before moving on. I recommend him to all of my music friends, and if you're reading this I recommend him to you,
too! You won't regret it, he's worth every penny."
Ginnie
Took Music Theory lessons from Zack D.
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"Carolyn moves at a great pace and is extremely helpful. I especially love when we practice rhythm on a piece of music!"
Olivia
Took Music Theory lessons from Carolyn M.
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"Great teacher. Very kind, easy to understand, and covered quite a bit."
Andrew
Took Music Theory lessons from William D.
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"Adam was our Theory 4 tutor and he did an amazing job making it comprehensible and make sense!"
Moxy
Took Music Theory lessons from Adam T.
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"Shon is an expert at all aspects of teaching music on multiple instruments but is especially gifted at teaching music theory that helped me learn to play by numbers which helped me change keys on the fly. No more writing out the chords for praise and worship music. So knowledgeable. You need to stop think about it and call him up and schedule your first lesson. Shon rocks!!"
Ken
Took Music Theory lessons from Shon M.
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"Richie is a thoughtful and flexible instructor"
Bob
Took Music Theory lessons from Richard D.
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"She is amazing I’ve been a student of hers for a year and I have learned so much from her! I’m sad to be leaving her but she has taught me a lot. I would definitely recommend her."
Grace
Took Music Theory lessons from Maureen K.
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"Composer here, who studied with Bill. A kind and insightful teacher! Bill was always ready to help with odd requests for pieces I was working or interested in as we went over piano topics, music theory, and ear training. Gave me a great foundation to work with."
Josie
Took Music Theory lessons from Bill T.
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"Adam was great! Very helpful. The only thing that was difficult was finding times to get together. I know that many in the class struggled to meet with Adam. Other than that, keep it up!"
Madeline
Took Music Theory lessons from Adam T.
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