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Kareem K.

13 Reviews
Tacoma, WA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Full Scholarship from Olympic College
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Kareem K.

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About Kareem

A native of the Pacific Northwest, saxophonist Kareem K is a performer, composer, and educator, who is in high demand for his talents both on and off the stage. Growing up in the northwest with its vibrant music scene allowed Kareem the opportunity to study with, listen to and perform with world

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Michael S.
Kareem is superb. Under his tutelage I am certain I will advance quickly from my current skill set. I'm more convinced than ever that I can become a real musician. His assignments require the commitment that I am willing to invest. I hope I will live up to his expectations.
Jacqueline
My granddaughter is 6 years old and this is her first professional piano teacher. Kareem is ensuring that she has the basics down before she continues. She enjoys the lessons, and is excited when lesson day comes.
Aarti M.
My daughter absolutely loves Mr. K!! He is very patient and takes his time to always answer ANY questions she has. She loves taking piano due to him being so awesome!! If you are looking for a great teacher for your little one there is no need to look any further!!
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Dan H.

74 Reviews
Tacoma, WA
Starting at $69
  • Speaks German, Russian, Danish, Swedish, English, Norwegian
  • Awarded 3rd Place, Clash Of The Choirs from Clash Of The Choirs, TV4 Sweden
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Dan H.

74 Reviews
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Highly saught-after. Some of Dan’s past students have been finalists in televised talent shows and now enjoy professional music careers. For example, Sofia Olsson, (”True Talent" Finalist, Sweden), Feridah Rose ("Denmark's Got Talent" Semi-Finalist), and Rasma Freimane ("Top Overall Vocalist", Tech Music School, London) —see videos.

Now you have an opportunity to learn from acclaimed producer, composer, pianist, and vocal coach, Dan whose resume includes studio recordings, Radio- and TV broadcasts, and concerts in venues such as the Presidential Palace of Ukraine, the Latvian Cabinet, the nationally televised talent show, ‘Clash Of The Choirs’, Christmas Spectacular, Coca-Cola Holiday Caravan, Northwest Folklife Festival, and Leavenworth’s 50th Anniversary Christmas Lighting Festival. Dan has performed in 30+ countries on four continents, and his music is available on Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon, etc.

Dan holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science from Uppsala ...

About Dan

Highly sought-after. Some of Dan’s past students have been finalists in televised talent shows and now enjoy professional music careers. For example, Sofia Olsson, (”True Talent" Finalist, Sweden), Feridah Rose ("Denmark's Got Talent" Semi-Finalist), and Rasma Freimane ("Top Overall Vocalist", Tech

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Rick C.
Dan is awesome! Love his teaching technique.
Arlene L.
Dan gives me lots of ideas on how to use techniques to express the song differently , I am learning a lot of new approaches
Kathy
Dan is truly enthusiastic about sharing his love for his native language! Of course his pronounciation is excellent, and he has infinite patience. He is also open to meeting his student wherever they are in the process. I am really enjoying learning Danish with Dan!

David C.

29 Reviews
Lakewood, WA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Awarded Best Original Music Score from Animadness 2006 Film Festival
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David C.

29 Reviews
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Harmony, Theory, Orchestration, Arrangement and more!!!

About David

Hello! My name is David, and I am a music teacher of many different subjects. These include guitar, piano, bass, ukulele, recording, music theory, production, composition and film music composition. All styles, and all ages. Classical, Rock, Alternative, Slide Guitar, Blues, Jazz, and more!

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Albert Cerrato
Well I’m 76 years old and took guitar lessons and piano lessons years ago and kind of faded away but Always a music lover. And now I need a guitar which they said they would tell me where to buy one I’m looking forward to this very professional operation. I am impressed.
Jennifer & Sarah G.
I actually feel I got somewhere on the first lesson. He starts by teaching a song. Love it.
Jordan Waits
Awesome lesson very knowledgeable and fun to be around

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Elisa A.

24 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2012
  • BM Music Performance (Flute), BA Hispanic Studies from East Carolina University
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Elisa A.

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We will begin by establishing goals and determining what the student already knows. From there we will tailor lessons to fit the student's needs and to help them get to where they want to go. We will always be connecting concepts we learn in theory to their practice in music. I am a firm believer in making sure the student has many different ways in which they can apply and understand the material we are working on.

About Elisa

Hi, there! My name is Elisa and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2012 and have loved helping my students learn and/or improve their flute playing and improve their general understanding of music. I also really love helping students learn to articulate their ideas o

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John M.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Bachelor's in Music Composition from University of Redlands
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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John M.

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I absolutely love music theory and believe that it enables a musician to grow in so many ways! I have been teaching music theory for two years and have always enjoyed it. Taking lessons in music theory will help you analyze and better understand important classical works. It will also enable you to apply these new understandings to your musical performance, making it more interesting and enjoyable for both you and the listener. Learn how to write music in the classical style and obtain a variety of tools that can be applied to any style of music. When I teach music theory, I like to help my student build a strong foundation that can be applied to their specific musical interests. I also believe that it is important to implement singing, movement, and ear training into my lessons and I also focus on ways of teaching that can be valuable to auditory, visual, and kinesthetic learners.

About John

Do you want to learn how to record a masterpiece on Ableton Live and learn all of its' devices and features?! Hello there, my name is Johnny and I am exuberant to meet you! I am a mixing and mastering engineer, audio/recording technician, music producer, composer, and performer from Southern C

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Linda K.
John was wonderful. He was punctual and very patient.
I highly recommend John to be anyone's teacher. John is Very professional.
Giovanni
Very nice person, and he has all the patience for my son. Happy mama
Kate
Sweetheart! Very nice to work with.
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Emily K.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2009
  • B.M. in Music Education from Ithaca College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Emily K.

14 Reviews
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I have experience teaching music theory and aural skills classes in both private and group settings. I have taught theory and aural skills at the Eastman School of Music, the University of Massachusetts Amherst, Ithaca College, and the NYSSSA School of Orchestral Studies. I am also a published author in the Journal of Music Theory Pedagogy. I have experience teaching all levels of theory, from fundamentals to post-tonal, and am familiar with all of the major solmization systems (moveable-do, fixed-do, scale degrees, la-based minor, letter names, Takadimi). Music theory pedagogy is one of my greatest passions!

About Emily

I offer online tutoring in Violin, Ear Training, and Music Theory. I am a multifaceted musician with a passion for music education, theory, performance, and the intersection of all three of those areas. As a string teacher, I have taught at Centereach High School, Saint Mary’s School in Cortlan

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Jake
I didn’t understand secondary dominants and figured bass, but Emily helped me decipher it. She was very friendly, and provided thorough explanations, and I’m doing much better with my theory classes now thanks to her!
Melissa
I had major performance anxiety surrounding tests and auditions. Emily was always very patient with me and knew the difference between my poor singing and when it was just my anxiety. She never made me feel bad about messing up and throughout the year I became so comfortable with her I only stuttered on really difficult sight singing. I would highly recommend to anyone who is looking for a teacher that is not only great at teaching but also incredibly considerate.
Cameron
I had Emily as a TA for aural skills for 2 years and she worked with me both online and in person. Throughout my ear training, she was always supportive and patient with me as she helped me through all the material I struggled with. 10/10.

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Average Cost of Music Theory Lessons in Olympia, WA

The average cost of 60-minute music theory lessons in Olympia 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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"Marq is a mad creative genius, and any knowledge that he happens to pass onto you will be highly worthwhile. Marq is also fun to work with and very open to your ideas and feedback."
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Took Music Theory lessons from Mark S.
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"A really interactive and caring teacher he knows his material and really wants his students to learn.very paticent and makes his material very easily understood"
Sinead
Took Music Theory lessons from Keith G.
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"She was suuuuuper nice and she knew how to explain herself really well"
Daniel
Took Music Theory lessons from Michelle T.
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"Kevin was very helpful and helped me understand concepts of music theory very clearly. Thanks!!"
Betty
Took Music Theory lessons from Kevin T.
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"Awesome teacher. Answers every question and explains all concepts thoroughly."
Spencer
Took Music Theory lessons from Joel M.
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"Really enjoyed my lessons and learned a lot. Would recommend!"
Kacey
Took Music Theory lessons from Grady T.
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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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"Adam is very knowledgeable in music theory. He has helped me on multiple accounts by being able to explain things in simple ways."
Dan
Took Music Theory lessons from Adam T.
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"10 stars! Randall is a very knowledgeable and patient teacher. Recommend!"
Michael
Took Music Theory lessons from Randall K.
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"Very patient and enthusiastic. Teaches with a lot of heart, would highly recommend her."
Sean
Took Music Theory lessons from Trina G.
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