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Mikulas P. San Bernardino, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mikulas P.
40/hour

- Playing chords, melody, and rhythm since my teenage years.

I have been playing on and off since then, and playing for fun by the camp fire. As a high school student, I took classical guitar and improvisation classes taught by professional players. I have previously tutored a student, who was a... See Mikulas's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (171)
300 hours tutoring
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I have been playing on and off since then, and playing for fun by the camp fire. As a high school student, I took classical guitar and improvisation classes taught by professional players. I have previously tutored a student, who was a... See Mikulas's full profile

Evren T. Woodland Hills, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Evren T.
60/hour

Guitar, Ukulele, Piano, Music Theory, Pro Tools, Sibelius Teacher.

I studied Music Theory and traditional harmony, Jazz harmony, improvisation in Europe and Film Scoring at UCLA, CA. It is my passion to teach Music Theory. I have composed original musical scores for several feature films and TV shows on... See Evren's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (377)
1,630 hours tutoring
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I studied Music Theory and traditional harmony, Jazz harmony, improvisation in Europe and Film Scoring at UCLA, CA. It is my passion to teach Music Theory. I have composed original musical scores for several feature films and TV shows on... See Evren's full profile

Jordan L. Rochester, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jordan L.
60/hour

Professional Jazz Saxophonist & Pianist, Music and Theory teacher!

I use a student-centered approach and encourage people from all backgrounds and skill levels! My favorite topics to teach are piano, saxophone, music theory, composition, and jazz improvisation. I believe that studying music is a... See Jordan's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (227)
754 hours tutoring
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I use a student-centered approach and encourage people from all backgrounds and skill levels! My favorite topics to teach are piano, saxophone, music theory, composition, and jazz improvisation. I believe that studying music is a... See Jordan's full profile

Benjamin Y. Brooklyn, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Benjamin Y.
75/hour

Berklee College Of Music Grad for Music Lessons

He is also the bassist for Jade Collective, an folk jazz fusion. Upright Bass Lessons, Electric Bass Lessons, Beginner Piano, Beginner Guitar, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Composition Lessons, Music Theory, Music History, Jazz History, Ear... See Benjamin's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (34)
116 hours tutoring
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He is also the bassist for Jade Collective, an folk jazz fusion. Upright Bass Lessons, Electric Bass Lessons, Beginner Piano, Beginner Guitar, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Composition Lessons, Music Theory, Music History, Jazz History, Ear... See Benjamin's full profile

Eloy O. Orlando, FL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Eloy O.
50/hour

I can help you make real progress

If you are looking for lessons to: 1) Get a great technique; 2) learn the theory you need to understand the music you play; 3) learn how to improvise over any kind of chord progression; learn your favorite songs and music, just reach me out... See Eloy's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (20)
326 hours tutoring
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If you are looking for lessons to: 1) Get a great technique; 2) learn the theory you need to understand the music you play; 3) learn how to improvise over any kind of chord progression; learn your favorite songs and music, just reach me out... See Eloy's full profile

Cory M. Vista, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Cory M.
40/hour

Pop/Rock Guitar Teacher with 4+ Years Teaching and Many More Playing

I offer a variety of techniques to the beginning and intermediate student, including learning chords, scales, picking techniques, improvising tricks, songwriting tips, and even suggestions for how to perhaps develop perfect or relative... See Cory's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (2)
114 hours tutoring
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I offer a variety of techniques to the beginning and intermediate student, including learning chords, scales, picking techniques, improvising tricks, songwriting tips, and even suggestions for how to perhaps develop perfect or relative... See Cory's full profile

Eric Z. Saint Petersburg, FL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Eric Z.
45/hour

BM Percussion Performance (Involved Ear Training) + Jazz Experience

In my jazz lessons/study, I used and continue to use these skills every day, whether it be through transcription, learning a new song, or even through improvisation. See Eric's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (13)
100 hours tutoring
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In my jazz lessons/study, I used and continue to use these skills every day, whether it be through transcription, learning a new song, or even through improvisation. See Eric's full profile

Jack O. Huntington, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jack O.
60/hour

Teach all windwinds specializing technique and Improvisation

I started playing woodwinds in the 4th grade. During my years at Berklee I studied saxophone technique with Joe Viola, Joe Allard, and Jerry Bergonzi. Studied improvisation with Charlie Banacos and Jerry Bergonzi. Learned how to circle... See Jack's full profile

60/hour
60 hours tutoring
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I started playing woodwinds in the 4th grade. During my years at Berklee I studied saxophone technique with Joe Viola, Joe Allard, and Jerry Bergonzi. Studied improvisation with Charlie Banacos and Jerry Bergonzi. Learned how to circle... See Jack's full profile

Patrick D. Asheville, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Patrick D.
75/hour

Professional Guitarist with 15+ Years Experience

I graduated from Berklee College of Music as a guitar major in 2006. Skills that I use on a regular basis include sight-reading, improvisation, chordal accompaniment, and music theory. The genres that I am most experienced with are rock,... See Patrick's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (65)
240 hours tutoring
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I graduated from Berklee College of Music as a guitar major in 2006. Skills that I use on a regular basis include sight-reading, improvisation, chordal accompaniment, and music theory. The genres that I am most experienced with are rock,... See Patrick's full profile

Reid M. New York, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Reid M.
60/hour

Violinist with over 20 years of experience (classical, jazz, Latin)

I began playing classical violin when I was three years old. I have played in a number of different chamber ensembles, symphonies, and string orchestras. I am also a skilled improviser, and I have experience playing in a Latin jazz ensemble. See Reid's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (55)
172 hours tutoring
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I began playing classical violin when I was three years old. I have played in a number of different chamber ensembles, symphonies, and string orchestras. I am also a skilled improviser, and I have experience playing in a Latin jazz ensemble. See Reid's full profile

Jeannie D. Edwardsville, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jeannie D.
50/hour

Certified and Experienced Theater Arts Teacher, Actor, and Director

I am state certified in theater arts and taught high school drama and musical theater for 12 years. I directed plays, talent shows, musicals and improvisation shows for 12 years, including Phantom of the Opera, Beauty and the Beast, The... See Jeannie's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (111)
342 hours tutoring
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I am state certified in theater arts and taught high school drama and musical theater for 12 years. I directed plays, talent shows, musicals and improvisation shows for 12 years, including Phantom of the Opera, Beauty and the Beast, The... See Jeannie's full profile

Elaina M. New York, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Elaina M.
75/hour

Vocalist and Vocal Coach

I am a magnum cum laude graduate in Jazz Vocal from City College of New York where my studies included ear training, sight reading, vocal harmonies, improvisation, vocal musicality and ensemble singing, As a private vocal coach for over... See Elaina's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (17)
38 hours tutoring
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I am a magnum cum laude graduate in Jazz Vocal from City College of New York where my studies included ear training, sight reading, vocal harmonies, improvisation, vocal musicality and ensemble singing, As a private vocal coach for over... See Elaina's full profile

Andre S. Brooklyn, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Andre S.
50/hour

Bachelor's of Music, Jazz & Improvisational Music

I took 4 semesters of ear training in school, but also use and improve at ear training every single day, and believe it to be an integral part of every musician's journey. See Andre's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (3)
9 hours tutoring
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I took 4 semesters of ear training in school, but also use and improve at ear training every single day, and believe it to be an integral part of every musician's journey. See Andre's full profile

Christian Y. Arlington Heights, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Christian Y.
50/hour

Professional and Encouraging Pianist and Educator

Every great pianist and musician exemplifies these things. On the piano, we will tackle technique, ear training, reading, harmony, improvisation, language and vocabulary, groove and rhythm, singing, and the most important -- playing from... See Christian's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (57)
434 hours tutoring
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Every great pianist and musician exemplifies these things. On the piano, we will tackle technique, ear training, reading, harmony, improvisation, language and vocabulary, groove and rhythm, singing, and the most important -- playing from... See Christian's full profile

Dave H. Broomfield, CO, available for online & in-person tutoring
Dave H.
50/hour

Music Producer, Songwriter, and Piano Study. Pro Tools help.

A keyboard player since 5 years old, I can provide instruction on piano, digital keyboard, or synthesizer incorporating theory, improvisation, and songwriting. I have consulted, written curriculum and taught to individuals, as well as,... See Dave's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (71)
216 hours tutoring
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A keyboard player since 5 years old, I can provide instruction on piano, digital keyboard, or synthesizer incorporating theory, improvisation, and songwriting. I have consulted, written curriculum and taught to individuals, as well as,... See Dave's full profile

Vince T. Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Vince T.
60/hour

BS in Music Theory & Composition with Experience Writing for Orchestra

In lessons, he soon began improvising melodies based on the lesson materials. Improvisation is a form of spontaneous composing; composing in real time. As Vince developed trumpet technique and reading skills, he began writing his... See Vince's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (61)
154 hours tutoring
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In lessons, he soon began improvising melodies based on the lesson materials. Improvisation is a form of spontaneous composing; composing in real time. As Vince developed trumpet technique and reading skills, he began writing his... See Vince's full profile

Bennie D. Mckeesport, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Bennie D.
40/hour

Professional musician piano, theory, voice, songwriting, composition,

I have a new student that has been with me for 2 months and is now playing the song "Piano Man". He is also playing classical music, improvising blues and rock and roll riffs. I am the teacher that can get you going. Expect the... See Bennie's full profile

40/hour
4.8 (91)
212 hours tutoring
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I have a new student that has been with me for 2 months and is now playing the song "Piano Man". He is also playing classical music, improvising blues and rock and roll riffs. I am the teacher that can get you going. Expect the... See Bennie's full profile

Christian S. Brooklyn, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Christian S.
35/hour

Ear Trainer Based in Jazz Theory

I graduated with a B.A. in Music from Skidmore College, with a focus on jazz improvisation. Ear training is fundamental to this pursuit. I have studied jazz for more than 7 years and have focused on identifying chord qualities, intervals,... See Christian's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (31)
101 hours tutoring
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I graduated with a B.A. in Music from Skidmore College, with a focus on jazz improvisation. Ear training is fundamental to this pursuit. I have studied jazz for more than 7 years and have focused on identifying chord qualities, intervals,... See Christian's full profile

Geena B. Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Geena B.
40/hour

Bachelor of Music in Instrumental Performance- Saxophone and Oboe

...performances, and many more varied types of ensembles. I specifically focus upon Musical Theatre, Dixieland Jazz, Improvisational Skills, and modern solo literature, for example the Tango Exercises of Astor Piazolla. ... See Geena's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (148)
322 hours tutoring
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...performances, and many more varied types of ensembles. I specifically focus upon Musical Theatre, Dixieland Jazz, Improvisational Skills, and modern solo literature, for example the Tango Exercises of Astor Piazolla. ... See Geena's full profile

Matt B. New York, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Matt B.
65/hour

Professional Saxophonist and Composer

I've used a practical working knowledge of music theory to my benefit for my entire musical life. As an improvising musician, a deep knowledge of theory is necessary, and as a composer an attitude of active exploration is essential.... See Matt's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (25)
78 hours tutoring
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I've used a practical working knowledge of music theory to my benefit for my entire musical life. As an improvising musician, a deep knowledge of theory is necessary, and as a composer an attitude of active exploration is essential.... See Matt's full profile

Lyusi S. Glendale, CA, available for online tutoring
Lyusi S.
60/hour

Music and Russian Language Tutor

From my recent college, Berklee College of Music, we studied music in all of its aspects: ear training, harmony, history of music, acoustics. I've also graduated from Moscow College of Improvising Music where we focused more on jazz... See Lyusi's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (1)
5 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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From my recent college, Berklee College of Music, we studied music in all of its aspects: ear training, harmony, history of music, acoustics. I've also graduated from Moscow College of Improvising Music where we focused more on jazz... See Lyusi's full profile

James L. North Hollywood, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
James L.
120/hour

Doctor of Musical Arts in Piano from Yale University, Faculty UCLA

I am on the piano faculty at UCLA and also at AMDA. I specialize in classical music (all levels), popular, jazz, musical theater, improvisation, and songwriting. All ages are welcome, and both online and in person lessons are fine with me! See James's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (219)
486 hours tutoring
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I am on the piano faculty at UCLA and also at AMDA. I specialize in classical music (all levels), popular, jazz, musical theater, improvisation, and songwriting. All ages are welcome, and both online and in person lessons are fine with me! See James's full profile

Danylo M. Long Beach, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Danylo M.
70/hour

Professional Guitar Lessons In Your Home! ONLINE LESSONS AVAILABL

I have played in front of audiences ranging from avid music fans to mayors to CEOs. If you'd like to learn how to improve your skills on the guitar, be it playing folk music or jazz improvisation, consider taking lessons from me. I... See Danylo's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (5)
13 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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I have played in front of audiences ranging from avid music fans to mayors to CEOs. If you'd like to learn how to improve your skills on the guitar, be it playing folk music or jazz improvisation, consider taking lessons from me. I... See Danylo's full profile

Yakub S. Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Yakub S.
60/hour

Award Winning Composer, Pianist, Educator - Jazz and Classical

Together, we will develop your very own sound, whether it is in your composition, your improvisation and in your own piano playing. I love it when my students open their eyes so BIG, the moment they realize they've just accomplished... See Yakub's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (10)
27 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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Together, we will develop your very own sound, whether it is in your composition, your improvisation and in your own piano playing. I love it when my students open their eyes so BIG, the moment they realize they've just accomplished... See Yakub's full profile

Daniel V. Gresham, OR, available for online & in-person tutoring
Daniel V.
60/hour

Music Theory, Ear Training, Jazz, Saxophone.

In college I tutored several students in jazz theory and ear training and it is always a joy to watch students grow, especially as it improved their improvisation skills. I can give lessons to any level on Saxophone, and beginning lessons... See Daniel's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (38)
185 hours tutoring
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In college I tutored several students in jazz theory and ear training and it is always a joy to watch students grow, especially as it improved their improvisation skills. I can give lessons to any level on Saxophone, and beginning lessons... See Daniel's full profile

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