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"Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life." Berthold Auerbach
My name is Althea. I am patient and energetic, and I love to teach. I am currently enrolled at Charter Oaks State College, majoring in Music History, studying Piano under Professor Harriet Linnenbom. I also am studying the mandolin, ukulele and other string instruments. I have had the pleasure of tutoring my Music Theory classmates and teaching Introduction to Piano for young adults.
I hold a Masters in Ministry with an emphasis in Christian Counseling Magna Cum Laude. I am the founder and Music Educator for Bringing Up BamBam - A Music and Drum Circle Facilitation program for Children. My mission is teaching the art of music through play. The services for Bringing Up BamBam included but limited to Drum Circle Facilitation, Piano Lessons, Music History for various string: Mandolin, Ukulele, Pianoette, etc.
Music theory is the study of how music works. It examines the language and notation of music. It seeks to identify patterns and structures in composers' techniques across or within genres, styles, or historical periods. In a grand sense, music theory distills and analyzes the fundamental parameters or elements of music—rhythm, harmony (harmonic function), melody, structure, form, texture, etc. Broadly, music theory may include any statement, belief, or conception of or about music.
General music helps younger students understand the basic principles of music, such as melody, beat and tempo. Simple instruments like bongos, maracas and tambourines are introduced and used during songs.
Althea is the founder of a drum circle facilitation program for children.
(1) Music major candidate, studying Piano and Mandolin.
(2) Dave Holland's Drumagination Workshop, drum circle facilitators training program.
Freedom Bible College and Seminary (Ministry)
Freedom Bible College and Seminary (Other)
Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00
Cancellation: 1 hour notice required
Althea will travel within 15 miles of Mount Rainier, MD 20712.
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