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Jonathan G.

26 Reviews
Richmond, VA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music Performance plus a minor in Jazz Studies from Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Jonathan G.

26 Reviews
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As a composer, this is one of my specialties, from the evolution of music to contemporary composition!

About Jonathan

Professional musician since age 11 in NYC. Specializing in online lessons. Worked with the Coasters, Drifters, O'Jays, Platters & Temptations plus the Ringling Bros/Barnum & Bailey Circus before the age of 30. Earned a Bachelor's Degree in Music Performance with a minor in Jazz Studies from VCU in

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Kwesi A.
Jonathan is very very patient and has all the skills to train everyone. I will recommend to everyone who needs to know, study and enjoy the excitement in playing piano, guitar and singing .
Daniel
He has a good ear and can help quickly with transcriptions. More importantly, he also gave some practical advice.
Ami K.
My son enjoys his music lessons with Jonathan, who is infinitely patient teaching what can be a challenging instrument. My son responds well to Jonathan's instruction, and he appreciates having access to a professional performer as a teacher. Jonathan encourages my son to learn a variety of music, including both challenging classical pieces and more recognizable popular and jazz pieces, which helps to sustain his interest in the lessons.
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Mya B.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Italian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mya B.

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Mya is an experienced music composer graduated from UCLA with a degree in Music composition and violin.

About Mya

I'm an experienced Italian teacher, music composer and violinist - I was born and raised in Italy and I graduated from the Italian Conservatory "G. Verdi" with a violin and music composition and music technology diploma - then a Master Degree in Italian Literature and History. I've been teaching It

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Richard L.
Maya is awesome! She's really easy and fun to work with, patient and really, really knows her stuff. I am an actor and she gave me exactly what I needed for my current project, and I plan to work with her more to develop accurate dialects/accents. Thrilled with her work!
Janai H.
Mya is a good teacher. I hate we had technical issues. Overall it was a good lesson and I learned a lot
Haaris
Very skilled and talented. I learned a lot from my first violin lesson!

David D.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 1984
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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David D.

11 Reviews
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Private Music Theory Teacher

We´ll cover Contemporary Harmony, Sight-reading, Rhythm and Metrics

About David

David has been teaching private lessons since 1984 and is currently available to teach lessons at your home, at his studio, and online. David has helped students to improvise in Jazz Music, To play piano with a solid ttheoretical foundation, getting the musical tools to reach their goals in the mus

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Louise
Can’t wait for my next lesson
Christina
David is a wonderful and patient teacher. He is dedicated and an expert in his field. He is a very admirable mentor and I would recommend him to anybody!
Ken L.
This was my first lesson, it went great.

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Scott K.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Scott K.

8 Reviews
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Music Theory is best learned when applied to understanding great music and creating your own. So, we will do both! Lets learn the most essential part of music (Rhythm is a major player too for me).

About Scott

I play upright bass, electric bass, guitar, piano, drums, and sing. I also compose original songs and Jazz music. I am currently completing my Master's at Manhattan School of Music. In NYC I have played at Smoke Jazz club and have done many private and public singer/songwriter gigs singing and play

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Phillip Hsieh
Great instructor, very patient and knowledgable, Perfect for beginning players. Very chill, enjoyable experience.
John Bonacci
I had no clue how to play a bass guitar. I was fortunate thru the college he was teaching at to be honored to have Scott teach me at my beginner level, the basics of bass guitar. His patience with me was much appreciated as again, this was new to me and at the time being 69 years old, I wasn’t a quick learner. After several sessions, I was able to play basic cords, study the notes on the frets thru his lesson plan. I was sad that Scott left the college for NYC, but was very happy for him as he wanted to pursue his masters degree. Thanks to his patience and excellent teaching skills, I was able to continue lessons with another instructor and not embarrass myself as I had minute skills that helped me become a little more than a beginner. I am still going at it and loving every second but it was Scott’s patience and teaching skills that kept the fire lit to continue pursuing my love of the bass guitar. I can’t thank Scott enough and I wish him well with his goal of a master’s degree.
Sal
Scott is a great teacher and an even better friend. His background in music makes him unlike any other instructor. I’d highly recommend him to anyone, at any skill level.
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Jessie M.

133 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Bachelor of Music- Vocal Performance from University of Redlands
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Jessie M.

133 Reviews
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Online Music Theory Teacher

Music theory is extremely important for instrumentalists, composers, and singers. In our lessons you will be able to get help with papers, research, homework, test preparation, composition, or we can learn from scratch in my studio. I teach with patience and fun because I feel that this is the key to achieving goals and inspiring a good habit of practice. No experience is necessary, that is what I'm here for!

About Jessie

Thank you for your interest in lessons! I hope to help you achieve your goals and improve your skills, whether you're looking for music lessons, or help in math. Every student is a unique person who deserves a lesson customized to their individual needs. Each of my students prosper in an atmospher

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Olivia
My 8 year old daughter had her first singing lesson today and said that Jessie is the best and nicest teacher ever!
Rowan
My daughter really likes working with Jessie, she really responds well to Jessie's positivity and patience. She's very easy for my daughter to talk to and she makes math more fun for her. Highly recommend.
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Tiffany S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Outstanding Music Department Graduate from Old Dominion University
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Tiffany S.

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I got straight A's in my college theory courses while I earned my Bachelor's in music education. Now, as I pursue my master's degree in music education, I would like to help YOU. I have taught general music and band in a private school setting, have performed extensively in collegiate ensembles, and have a small business teaching music lessons online. In a contemporary worship setting, have experience with improvisatory flute playing and singing harmony by ear. I can help you read and analyze music!

About Tiffany

Hi! My name is Tiffany, and I am a flute player, music educator, graduate student, and worship musician. I am currently a full-time master's student pursuing my graduate degree in music education. Previously, I have taught band and music in a private school, preschool through 12th grade. This invol

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Average Cost of Music Theory Lessons in Richmond, VA

The average cost of 60-minute music theory lessons in Richmond is $65. 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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$53 average
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"Steve is a fabulous teacher and is so very patient with me. I have learned so much with only three lessons, and can't wait to learn more from him."
Renee
Took Music Theory lessons from Steve P.
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"AMAZING!

I met Dave in my music theory class at Ex'pression college. He's the reason why I'm making music today. I went from not knowing a thing about music theory or a piano to creating chord progressions, understanding modes, intervals, modal interchange, and how to read sheet music. He's extremely patient, professional, and easy to get along with. His passion for music and teaching is infectious, I highly recommend!!!"
Jerry
Took Music Theory lessons from David W.
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"Meeting Stephen has been one of the most pivotal moments in my musical life. Stephen is an intelligent, sensitive, and individual musician that has changed the way I view music. I would highly recommend Stephen any day!"
Ryan
Took Music Theory lessons from Stephen M.
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"This guy's great!!

Eric is wonderful! He's great at explaining things, VERY patient and has a lot of fun while teaching. Best music teacher I've had so far!"
Angelique
Took Music Theory lessons from Eric J.
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"Vasily is a knowledgable and patient teacher and a creative artist."
Daisy
Took Music Theory lessons from Vasiliy M.
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"Michelle is so sweet and knowledgable! She is extremely patient and helpful and makes learning even the most difficult concepts a fun experience."
Alyssa
Took Music Theory lessons from Michelle T.
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"Trevor is wonderful and sensitive to special learning needs."
Will
Took Music Theory lessons from Trevor H.
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"When looking for an instructor what is best to find is knowledge of the subject. When it comes to Mr. Newbold, he delivers; Whether it be current or past. He has had outstanding experience with acclimating to every student's needs and learning style. He provides a great environment/atmosphere which is critical to learning. If his credentials don't speak enough, then his personal musical talent should."
MacKenzie
Took Music Theory lessons from Dustin N.
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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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"She's great at explaining things. It was a great lesson."
Erica N Bajek
Took Music Theory lessons from Jasmine L.
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