Ear Training Lessons in Fairfax. Amazing Teachers.

Flexible & affordable ear training lessons. In person or online.

“Today is my opportunity to practice ear training.”

Popular Ear Training Teachers in Fairfax, VA

Or other areas around you:
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.
Profile-student-favorite Student Favorite
This teacher is rated in the top 15% of teachers in the specialty subject. This badge demonstrates subject mastery on a nationwide scale.

David S.

24 Reviews
Fairfax, VA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Awarded Music Department Award 2003 from Salisbury University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.
Student Favorite
This teacher is rated in the top 15% of teachers in the specialty subject. This badge demonstrates subject mastery on a nationwide scale.

David S.

24 Reviews
Book Now
Private Ear Training Teacher
About David

David is a successful singer/songwriter/guitarist out of Fairfax, VA. He has a bachelor's degree in Music with a concentration in composition from Salisbury University, where he also studied jazz and classical guitar . In the 25 years he has been performing (20 of those professionally) and playin

Recent Reviews
Aidan H.
Rachel R.
Neci Guy

Tommy W.

8 Reviews
Falls Church, VA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2010
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Quick View
See Profile

Tommy W.

8 Reviews
Book Now
Private Ear Training Teacher

Ear Training was a huge part of my college experience. As a Jazz musician, being able to hear the musical context of your surroundings and adapt to them is hugely important. My methods include fun and challenging ways of memorizing pitch relationships that don't necessarily require an in depth knowledge of pitches.

About Tommy

My name is Tommy. I've been playing bass and guitar since I was 11 years old. When I was in high school, I won my school's Duke Ellington Jazz Performance Award my junior year. Around this time I began to work at my neighborhood's local lesson shop Let's Play Music! off of W Broad Street in Falls C

Recent Reviews
Julia
Tom is a good teacher with solid knowledge which he is able to pass on in a clear and understandable way.
Matthew F.
Tommy is a solid bass guitar teacher. My lesson was better than expected!
Anne P.
Just had my first guitar lesson. Tommy was very patient and supportive and explained clearly what I needed to do.

Sam M.

9 Reviews
Potomac, MD
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Hebrew
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 6 and up
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile

Sam M.

9 Reviews
Book Now
Private Ear Training Teacher

I teach ear training using the movable doe solfege system. This system is what is used at most contemporary music schools. It is ideal for jazz, and pop as well as country and other similar styles. If you plan to attend a classical conservatory this will most likely not be the system used.

About Sam

Hi! I'm a recent graduate of Berklee College of music where I majored in professional music. This included music theory and guitar instruction, as well as reading and writing music notation and charts in different styles. I also play frequently, including shows at The 9:30 Club, The Howard Theater

Recent Reviews
Mady
Sam is great! He is attentive and great with my 9 yo. He is also flexible and easy to schedule. We plan to continue in-home guitar lessons with him for a foreseeable future.
Jaye
Terrible experience. I bought a package of 20 lessons for my 9yo nephew. He looked forward to it ever day from Xmas to the first week of January. Sam canceled the first lesson only 2hours prior its beginning. Then canceled the second lesson 10 minutes before he was supposed to be there because he “forgot” he had a “recording session today”. During the only lesson my nephew had, Sam didn’t show any ability to tailor a lesson to a child. Instead he gave him a pick, which dismayed me, and taught him a rock song we never heard of.
When I contacted the company they were very nice about it but I had to challenge their vetting process of teachers.
Dara
It was an excellent lesson! I really learned a lot from it. I was able to learn one song and start on a second on my first lesson only! Definitely recommend Sam to anyone thinking about picking up the guitar!

Meet Online Ear Training Teachers Serving Fairfax, VA

Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Brittany S.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students Male: 1 to 15; Female: 1 and up
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Brittany S.

13 Reviews
Book Now
Online Ear Training Teacher

I believe that every good singer should be able to communicate well with their fellow musicians. Having a strong ear and the knowledge to be able to recognize what others are playing can really set a singer apart! I incorporate ear training into each voice lesson, striving to make each student the most well-rounded musician they can be.

About Brittany

Brittany offers private lessons in commercial and/or classical voice, songwriting, music theory, and ear training. She graduated the commercial music program at Belmont University with a focus on voice, songwriting, and music business in 2013. Brittany brings a unique skill set to the table, hav

Recent Reviews
Jose L.
Ohana
Great lesson!
Gilma L.
Aswome Instructor. My daughter loves her
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Vanessa G.

83 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Vanessa G.

83 Reviews
Book Now
Online Ear Training Teacher

Using music theory text books and recordings to teach how to properly hear tones and rhythms.

About Vanessa

Bachelor's in musical theater performance from Columbia College Chicago. Audition prep (acting/singing) and vocal technique for clients since 2007. Master's in music therapy from NYU 2019. MT-BC, certified music therapist. Voice lessons: My critique during your lesson is always honest, so y

Recent Reviews
Daniel Avina
Joji
awesome teacher
Joji
best class ever
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Saturday B.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders from University of Houston
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Saturday B.

6 Reviews
Book Now
Online Ear Training Teacher

I will meet you where you are, working on phoneme perception/distinction, voice and music analysis, pitch perception, quarter-tone and half-tone perception, audiation, and parsing chords. Most people who think they're tone-deaf just need ear training!

About Saturday

I am a trans nonbinary voice teacher with a bachelor's degree in Speech Language Pathology, 13 years of experience as a professional singer, and over 10 years studying and teaching singing, music theory, voice theory, and speech science. I love cats and I am obsessed with Star Trek DS9 and TNG.

Recent Reviews
Bina
Saturday is one of the most phenomenal instructors I’ve ever had! They really worked with me to understand where I was struggling and found a way to practice that worked for me! They are always so patient and ready to teach. I truly feel like I have improved so much since I started lessons with them!
Josh
I've thoroughly enjoyed my lessons with Saturday so far! As a classically trained singer who has spent all of the quarantine away from choral ensembles and a capella groups, it was absolutely refreshing to be able to dive into a different aspect of music (in my case, broadway singing) while touching up on the music theory aspects of the genre itself. I've been pleasantly surprised by the way that Saturday has been able to relate the more modern styles of singing to what I am already comfortable with while keeping the mood of the lessons fun yet efficient. It's definitely been worth my time and I'm excited to continue learning with them.
Noora
I am so glad I had the opportunity to learn from Saturday! I worked with them for a while and always enjoyed their company and general attitude! Eventually, I decided to start taking lessons from them and I am so glad I did! I learned about music theory, different styles of singing, and how to healthily use my voice. I have vocal scarring/damage that causes me discomfort and some pain, especially while singing. Saturday was able to teach me ways to sing comfortably as well as improve my overall sound! It has been and continues to be great!! :)

A Better Way to Learn

Expert Teachers

Top rated instructors guide you in every step of your journey

Personalized Lessons

Your style, your pace. Customized lessons designed for you

100% Guaranteed

Try a lesson. If you're not satisfied we'll refund your unused balance

Connect Locally or Online

Local Lessons

No matter where you live, chances are we can introduce you to an amazing ear training teacher in your neighborhood. You can take lessons in the privacy of your own home or at your teacher's location.

Online Lessons

Is your dream ear training teacher on the other side of the country? No problem. Now, you can meet your teacher online on your smartphone or using a webcam on your computer. The world is your classroom!

Average Cost of Ear Training Lessons in Fairfax, VA

The average cost of 60-minute ear training lessons in Fairfax is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $240 per hour.
30 min
$42 average
45 min
$55 average
60 min
$67 average

How It Works

Here's why 2 million people a month use TakeLessons

Match

Find your perfect teacher in under 3 minutes. Need help finding the right teacher? Call our friendly student counselors at 877-231-8505877-231-8505.

Meet

Your instructor will motivate, support, and inspire you. Meet up with your teacher in person or connect with them online anywhere around the world!

Master

Each lesson is customized to help you grow. Learn faster and easier than ever with personal attention from an expert instructor.

Educating the World

310
Lifelong learning subjects offered
6,483
Amazing, inspiring, supportive teachers
2,045,044
People that use our platform each month
3,004,877
Lessons given around the world

Why TakeLessons?

  • Easy and Hassle-Free
  • 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
  • Background Checked Teachers
  • Over 3 Million Lessons Given

Hear From TakeLessons Students

Over the past 12 years, we've given over 3,000,000 lessons to happy customers around the world.

Profile_137106_pi_a%20to%20jazz
"Billy's approach to ear training really helped me a lot! He went at my pace and made references to popular song a to hear chords that, without context, are hard to hear. He accommodated to my way of learning and went from there. I still use some of the methods he's taught me till this day!"
Rosdeli Marte
Took Ear Training lessons from Billy D.
Profile_82451_pi_rachels%20headshot
"Rachel is an extremely wonderful teacher and vocalist. I mainly sing Musical Theatre but have a background in Classical. When I feel like I'm beginning to develop unhealthy singing habits, I usually go back to my classical roots. So finding a teacher with experience in both Musical Theatre and Classical voice is extremely important to me. Rachel really focuses on the technique and finds a way to describe it and apply it in terms her students understand. I highly recommend her whether you have a background Musical Theatre, Classical, both, or more. She'll get you singing with a healthy voice in no time!"
Clare
Took Ear Training lessons from Rachel S.
Profile_246705_pi_e9425bf14fd60b10b0df17f390a9088412b41c2a
"She's a really patient teacher, and she helped me a lot. After the lesson with her, I analyzed how to listen to the bass line quickly. She also taught me a lot short hands for ear training. I hope I could take her lesson again."
Simiao
Took Ear Training lessons from Michelle T.
Profile_231486_pi_56907856_2565568183471371_2670131372072370176_n
"Fawn is a great teacher who really knows how to help others learn their craft. Fawn caters to the student and provides an affordable service. You can't beat the price for what she does! Head and shoulders above other coaches. I love my lessons and am able to learn what I want and more importantly, she addresses exactly what I NEED. Highly recommended."
Sasha C
Took Ear Training lessons from Fawn A.
Profile_246273_pi_dc22c7a2f61af00fbe5dcef29081379afdc1ccef
"Can't say enough about Yoon. He is not a mere teacher, but a mentor of sorts. Not only does he know his stuff, but what he teaches can be applied to other areas of life. He goes above and beyond the material. Teaching you not just about music, but how to learn more efficiently and how to build yourself up. Here I was, late to the music game, playing catch-up. In a couple of months, I have made massive improvements to my rhythm and intonation. More than that, Yoon instills a drop more of confidence in me every single lesson and that is invaluable. I would recommend him to anyone who is serious about getting right kind of instruction!"
Sam
Took Ear Training lessons from Yoon Jae L.
Profile_238727_pi_fb28c1cdcaf12c74075f3e7ac18c5551c743f16c
"Francesca is an amazing teacher and support of your voice. She encourages you to find your voice, and embrace it's natural capabilities. She super dedicated to her career, and has a lot of students, but always take her time with you. I couldn't be more satisfied with my progress in such a short time. I highly recommend Francesca!"
Christopher
Took Ear Training lessons from Francesca V.
Profile_190580_pi_Personal%20Prof%20Pic
"Wes has been helping me learn by ear and its really making me enjoy music all over again!!!"
Geoff
Took Ear Training lessons from Wes C.
Profile_246705_pi_e9425bf14fd60b10b0df17f390a9088412b41c2a
"If you are aurally challenged when it comes to intervals and harmonic progressions, I definitely recommend tutoring. Michelle was very patient during our lessons and had different tips on how to identify certain progressions, which I appreciated. We also worked on complex rhythms together. It was actually really fun. She's very kind, resourceful, and an excellent tutor."
Priscilla O.
Took Ear Training lessons from Michelle T.
Profile_196359_pi_Barbara%202019
"Excellent start. Ms. Batbara Davis is a pro."
Charles
Took Ear Training lessons from Barbara D.
Profile_231486_pi_56907856_2565568183471371_2670131372072370176_n
"Beautiful voice and beautiful human and beautiful teacher!"
Val
Took Ear Training lessons from Fawn A.
View More
View Less