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David C.

David C.

4.8(29)
With a masters degree in music composition and production, I can teach about nearly any aspect of composition, including arrangement, production, recording, formal structure, counterpoint, orchestration, notation, and more. From beginner to advanced. Whether you just want to get better at your own song writing, or you want to write the next great symphony, I can accommodate you. I can help teach you how to write it, how to arrange it, how to orchestrate it, and how to record it at industry broadcast standard.
$1$30
/30 mins
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Justin L.

Justin L.

5(13)
Want to learn to write your first song? Or maybe you've got writers block and have written many songs previously, either way I can help. I have written well over 100 songs and produced hundreds others. If you're stuck or you just want to learn, I can help. Since our lessons take place at Four Horsemen Studios tracking and demoing can happen immediately!
$1$25
/30 mins
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Stephanie H.

Stephanie H.

4.9(201)
You'll learn the components of what makes a good song work. From structure, to chord progressions as well as guidance on lyric writing.
$1$50
/30 mins
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Taylor A.

Taylor A.

5(33)
Whether a beginner or an advanced musician, I love working with students of any age and skill level. I tailor each lesson to specifically fit the student’s skills and interests, making sure that they are not only progressing but enjoying the process of making music. 
$1$55
/30 mins
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Kimberley E.

Kimberley E.

4.8(23)
Let's write hit records together! I'm currently on my second album and have written hundreds of songs for both myself and for others! I have toured internationally and know the ins and outs of the industry. Whether you want to write for yourself or for others - knowing how to find your unique voice is key. I also teach about the business of songwriting too - just one hit and you are set for life! Lessons would include finding out your goals and what you want to achieve, talking about what works for what type of songs, but ultimately I want to help you write a song that will change your life.
$1$40
/30 mins
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Atalia M.

Atalia M.

4.8(145)
With a focus on music theory, we will write songs together and I will guide you into writing your own songs.
$1$25
/30 mins
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Kandyce M.

Kandyce M.

5(10)
Songwriters! You have finally arrived to the help that you've been looking for. My skill as your coach is to provide a second opinion and assist in developing your personally written music. Things that we'll work on in our sessions are melody, song structure, rhyming, making sure your music flows, song titles, structure, lyrics, patterns, and performance of your work along with making sure you sound professional and clean. Try one lesson with me and if you're unsatisfied then we'll make sure to find you another teacher that can successfully help you with your needs. Your art means a lot to me and I want you to reach your full potential. Hope to see you in the studio!
$1$75
/60 mins
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Stephanie Q.

Stephanie Q.

5(26)
If you are a poet, and wish to put your words to song, sign up for some lessons! If you've got a song in your heart, but no words to put to it, sign up for lessons! I approach song-writing from both angles!
$1$80
/60 mins
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EDwin has been a great help over the last couple of years. Don't know how I wrote and recorded songs without his help

Dan (Songwriting lessons with Edwin I.)

Axel is very welcoming and have an easy and entrenaining way to teach kids. My son, 10 years old, is very happy with his classes and is very excited for the upcoming classes and feels he will be able

Renata Lima (Songwriting lessons with Axel O.)

Gary is extremely knowledgable and a great communicator of complex musical ideas and concepts. He has a way of breaking things down into "easy to understand" bite size pieces. This allows anyone to c

Steve S (Songwriting lessons with Gary R.)

I felt like it was the best experience that I could have with a teacher in the subject that I wanted

Cortez (Songwriting lessons with Rebecca G.)

EDwin has been a great help over the last couple of years. Don't know how I wrote and recorded songs without his help

Dan (Songwriting lessons with Edwin I.)

Axel is very welcoming and have an easy and entrenaining way to teach kids. My son, 10 years old, is very happy with his classes and is very excited for the upcoming classes and feels he will be able

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