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Zack D.

19 Reviews
Jamison, PA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Music Education from University of Kentucky
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Zack D.

19 Reviews
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Whether you want to ace the AP Music Theory Exam, or learn how to write your own sonatas, I am the man to teach you music theory! I'm a total music theory nerd, and can talk about it for hours. While music theory as a whole is a pretty complex subject, I can teach you tips and tricks to solidify your understanding. Both written and aural!

About Zack

I am a professional composer for video games and film! I created the company, Moving Dimensions, in 2014 and have been producing and writing music for my own video games ever since. I've been writing music ever since I was old enough to hold a pencil. After 19 years of perfecting my craft, I wan

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Edwin B.
Zack has identified where I need to work on in identifying chords.
Aren N.
Great first lesson
Jeremy L.
Zack is great! Our 8 yr old daughter loves her lessons and is learning quickly. Highly recommended.

Michael C.

6 Reviews
Philadelphia, PA
Starting at $39
  • Speaks Japanese
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Sudler Prize in the Arts from Emory University
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Michael C.

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As a composer, I have a strong background and love for music theory. I believe that learning theory will complement and inform your music-making and help you understand how music is put together. ~

My approach involves developing both written and aural skills while finding practical applications for these abilities by analyzing pieces that you are performing and exploring how theoretical knowledge can make you a better performer.

About Michael

Hello I'm Michael! I am a violinist and composer with a diverse skill set and 17 years of experience. I learn and grow as I pass on my knowledge and constantly find ways to better serve my students and help them achieve their goals.

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I have been a student of Michael’s for approximately 7 months. My only previous experience with violin had been one year in elementary school band class and 8 months with a private teacher. When my private teacher’s lesson schedule changed, I was introduced to Michael and was greatly impressed by his skill level and teaching style. I have learned so much more than I had expected in each lesson, like how to self-tune, use a metronome, shift, and various other techniques. Michael constantly offers feedback on how I can execute techniques better, and I feel that this helps me to learn more effectively. He is always challenging me by giving me harder pieces and scales. I have even been told by my high school orchestra conductor that I have improved so much and she is constantly surprised by how fast I am learning. I highly recommend having Michael as a teacher for anyone looking to learn how to play the violin.
Akshay R
Michael is very talented and he is a great instructor. He explains the techniques really well. Very professional and supportive. I highly recommend him!

Andrew B.

18 Reviews
Feasterville Trevose, PA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Awarded Best Drum Teacher from Southern California Music School
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Andrew B.

18 Reviews
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Andrew is a graduate of Musicians Institute College of Contemporary Music. He specializes in reading rhythm, melodic and harmonic intervals, as well as music composition.

About Andrew

Andrew is available to teach lessons at his recording studio located in Feasterville. Andrew is a graduate of Musicians Institute College of Contemporary Music in Hollywood, California. Andrew spends his time teaching, recording, and playing music for local artists/bands. While in Los Angele

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Mike
Wish there were more stars. Andrew is the most patient and gifted teacher. He’s been teaching our son since he he was two years old and we’ve stuck with him for almost 6 years. Highly recommend Andrew to anyone who wants to learn the drums.
Dana S.
Helpful, considerate, knowledgeable, and flexible.
annie
Andrew is teaching my daughter snare drum for marching band tryouts in the spring. The first lesson was excellent and she looks forward to working with Andrew in more lessons.

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Edna B.

167 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Bachelor of Music Education from Cedarville University
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaching since 1980
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Edna B.

167 Reviews
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Do you want to understand music? Then study music theory! For the most part you'll delve into the elements of melody, harmony, and rhythm. I'll help you assess your strengths and needs to gain the confidence you need to understand and write music.

About Edna

Welcome to my Music Studio where you can learn the skills you need to reach your musical dreams. It's a privilege to collaborate with students pre-school through retirees. Together we explore the satisfying process of reaching musical goals. After earning a Bachelor of Music Education, I studied

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Marlene M.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Music from Lehman College
  • Teaching since 2014
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Marlene M.

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Learn the basic to advanced materials in music theory. Includes analyzing pieces/songs, learning how to read sheet music/tabs, key signatures, intervals, scales, and many more.

About Marlene

My name is Marlene and I am an experienced professional musician. I have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Music from Lehman College obtained in May 2015. I was taught under John Corgliano (Grammy Award Winning Composer), Angela Piva (Grammy Award Winning Audio Engineer), and many others. I have expe

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Nick McCauley
Best instructor ever!
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layla
Marlene is a great teacher and is so helpful. I've learned so many chords so fast.
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Amelia C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Associates in Music from Bucks County Community College
  • Teaching since 2017
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Amelia C.

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As part of my Music Education background, I believe that Music Theory is an important step in becoming fluent in reading music. I consider theory almost like teaching a logic/writing course. I love creating music and I hope you do too!

About Amelia

Amelia is a very energetic ex-camp counselor who loves sharing her passion of music others! She has an Associate's degree in Music from Bucks County Community College where she pursued Vocal performance and helped vocal director for various music and drama clubs. After graduating, she transferred

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The average cost of 60-minute music theory lessons in Media is $66. 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 tutored me in music theory. He is incredibly smart, patient, and his teaching is really easy to understand. I really enjoyed learning from him!"
Julia
Took Music Theory lessons from Adam T.
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"Very personable. Clearly knowledgeable. Encouraging and patient.

I am a beginner, with usual stage fright and hesitation and did not feel uncomfortable at all."
Danielle
Took Music Theory lessons from Molly M.
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"I felt very comfortable practicing with Michael and he focused on exactly what I needed to learn."
Jackson
Took Music Theory lessons from Michael L.
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"Greg helped me onto the path of speaking the language of music and why it matters. Music theory is not daunting if someone can show you how to apply it correctly. Greg has decades of experience and application. Let him help you!"
Andy
Took Music Theory lessons from Greg C.
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"Jimmy teach music not just guitar. He teaches common senses ways to make it easy to understand and retain. He is an excellent teacher"
James
Took Music Theory lessons from James R.
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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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"Really takes her time to make sure you understand what you’re learning. Very kind and very nice. A must have for lessons. Thank you Brenda."
Chris
Took Music Theory lessons from Brenda B.
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"I am encouraged and looking forward to more lessons"
Joanne
Took Music Theory lessons from Bethany R.
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"What a patient, knowledgeable teacher. I really forward to a music journey with him."
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Took Music Theory lessons from Kory I.
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"Super nice, informative, and easy to understand. Really excited to continue lessons!"
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Took Music Theory lessons from Shelley M.
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