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Alec T. Near New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alec T.
25/hour

Near New York City, NY

Elementary/High School Tutor Specializing in Music Production

Over the last two years, I have been holding music lessons online to help beginners get into music in a fun way that is catered to their learning styles. In my lessons, I like to blend my love for music history and theory with contemporary real-world industry secrets I've learned through my career. My... See Alec's full profile

25/hour
5.0 (70)
18 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 280 hours
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Over the last two years, I have been holding music lessons online to help beginners get into music in a fun way that is catered to their learning styles. In my lessons, I like to blend my love for music history and theory with contemporary real-world industry secrets I've learned through my career. My... See Alec's full profile

Conal D. Near New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Conal D.
37/hour

Near New York City, NY

Minor in Music Theory & Composition

Practicing music composition for ~10 years, having worked with multiple accomplished composers. Written works for small and medium-sized ensembles. Experience with both conventional composition and modern/digital styles. See Conal's full profile

37/hour
5.0 (64)
36 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 168 hours
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Practicing music composition for ~10 years, having worked with multiple accomplished composers. Written works for small and medium-sized ensembles. Experience with both conventional composition and modern/digital styles. See Conal's full profile

Ben H. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ben H.
40/hour

New York City, NY

Musician with 10+ Years of Music Education

I graduated with a BFA from The New School of Jazz and Contemporary Music with a 3.94 cumulative GPA. This degree included music theory, ear training, music history, composition, music technology, sight reading, and performance classes. See Ben's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (35)
1 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 91 hours
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I graduated with a BFA from The New School of Jazz and Contemporary Music with a 3.94 cumulative GPA. This degree included music theory, ear training, music history, composition, music technology, sight reading, and performance classes. See Ben's full profile

Ellen C. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ellen C.
45/hour

New York City, NY

International Jazz Singer Specializing in Vocal Improvisation

Singing is one of the most liberating and evocative methods of communication a person can experience. I have been teaching vocalization for the past forty years. I have a Masters in Music Education and a minor in English Studies. When tutoring vocals studies, I create engaging and comprehensive teaching lessons. The... See Ellen's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (59)
1 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 236 hours
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Singing is one of the most liberating and evocative methods of communication a person can experience. I have been teaching vocalization for the past forty years. I have a Masters in Music Education and a minor in English Studies. When tutoring vocals studies, I create engaging and comprehensive teaching lessons. The... See Ellen's full profile

Andres A. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Andres A.
45/hour

New York City, NY

BM Oboe Performance at Manhattan School of Music

Andrés A., 20-year-old oboist based in New York City, is in the third year of his degree in Oboe Performance at the Manhattan School of Music, studying with James Austin Smith. He performs in the MSM orchestras, musical, Baroque Aria, and Tactus ensembles. In addition to his studies, he is also a Freelance performer... See Andres's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (39)
1 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 110 hours
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Andrés A., 20-year-old oboist based in New York City, is in the third year of his degree in Oboe Performance at the Manhattan School of Music, studying with James Austin Smith. He performs in the MSM orchestras, musical, Baroque Aria, and Tactus ensembles. In addition to his studies, he is also a Freelance performer... See Andres's full profile

James M. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
James M.
50/hour

New York City, NY

Inquisitive PhD student of Math and Music at CUNY Graduate Center

I am a recent graduate of The Crane School of Music, where I studied Music Business and concentrated on Double Bass. Thus, I have taken a sequence of four courses in each of Aural Skills/Sight Singing and Music Theory. I have a substantial composition portfolio and I received a perfect score on both the... See James's full profile

50/hour
4.8 (208)
873 hours tutoring
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I am a recent graduate of The Crane School of Music, where I studied Music Business and concentrated on Double Bass. Thus, I have taken a sequence of four courses in each of Aural Skills/Sight Singing and Music Theory. I have a substantial composition portfolio and I received a perfect score on both the... See James's full profile

Derek L. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Derek L.
50/hour

New York City, NY

Classically Trained Pianist

I've been playing piano for 17 years. I have also taken the Certificate of Merit exams in California, completing grades 1-10 and advanced I and II. I have also studied music theory and history during those times. See Derek's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (58)
124 hours tutoring
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I've been playing piano for 17 years. I have also taken the Certificate of Merit exams in California, completing grades 1-10 and advanced I and II. I have also studied music theory and history during those times. See Derek's full profile

Henry H. Near New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Henry H.
50/hour

Near New York City, NY

Bowdoin Grad For Reading, Writing , History, and Music

Current MFA student in Sonic Arts at Brooklyn College, BA in Music Theory & Composition, 3+ years of working with students in music production, guitar, songwriting, etc. See Henry's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (7)
22 hours tutoring
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Current MFA student in Sonic Arts at Brooklyn College, BA in Music Theory & Composition, 3+ years of working with students in music production, guitar, songwriting, etc. See Henry's full profile

Albert B. Near New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Albert B.
55/hour

Near New York City, NY

Guitar Instructor & Music Theory

I love to play and teach guitar! 35+ years playing. (See Video!) I get tremendous satisfaction from teaching students and in sharing my knowledge. My specialty is in educating students the theory behind creating songs and in constructing musical notes into chords of various genre from scratch. I have a personal... See Albert's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (169)
5 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 307 hours
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I love to play and teach guitar! 35+ years playing. (See Video!) I get tremendous satisfaction from teaching students and in sharing my knowledge. My specialty is in educating students the theory behind creating songs and in constructing musical notes into chords of various genre from scratch. I have a personal... See Albert's full profile

William W. Near New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
William W.
55/hour

Near New York City, NY

Composer, Arranger, Jazz Musician, Private Teacher

With this as my vision, I aim to create a fun and fruitful learning experience for my students that is both educational and exhilarating. I took three years of music theory and ear training, both classical and jazz. I’ve composed for jazz trio, string quartet, rock band, big band, and other various... See William's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (1)
3 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 30 hours
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With this as my vision, I aim to create a fun and fruitful learning experience for my students that is both educational and exhilarating. I took three years of music theory and ear training, both classical and jazz. I’ve composed for jazz trio, string quartet, rock band, big band, and other various... See William's full profile

Jacob S. Near New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jacob S.
58/hour

Near New York City, NY

Math and English Tutor, Piano Lessons

Enrichment instruction for parents who feel that average is just not enough. In addition to tutoring, I also give piano lessons and can help students understand music theory. Whether the student is a beginner or advanced, six years old or seventy-six years old, I can help the student reach his or her musical... See Jacob's full profile

58/hour
4.9 (74)
97 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 581 hours
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Enrichment instruction for parents who feel that average is just not enough. In addition to tutoring, I also give piano lessons and can help students understand music theory. Whether the student is a beginner or advanced, six years old or seventy-six years old, I can help the student reach his or her musical... See Jacob's full profile

Natalie S. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Natalie S.
60/hour

New York City, NY

Singer, Pianist & Composer With Five Years of Vocal Training

I am pursuing a Bachelor of Music in vocal performance at Northwestern University, requiring study in music theory, aural skills, diction, vocal pedagogy, choral skills, and vocal technique. I am also a self-taught pianist with twelve years of experience. As well, I compose in a variety of styles; my most recent... See Natalie's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (30)
117 hours tutoring
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I am pursuing a Bachelor of Music in vocal performance at Northwestern University, requiring study in music theory, aural skills, diction, vocal pedagogy, choral skills, and vocal technique. I am also a self-taught pianist with twelve years of experience. As well, I compose in a variety of styles; my most recent... See Natalie's full profile

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

Near New York City, NY

Saxophonist, flutist, ear training and music theory teacher

I started Music Theory when I was 7 years old, in France and I kept working on it until now. I am a jazz player so Music Theory is very important in order to understand exactly what i am hearing, playing and compositing. See Alexandre's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (11)
2 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 17 hours
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I started Music Theory when I was 7 years old, in France and I kept working on it until now. I am a jazz player so Music Theory is very important in order to understand exactly what i am hearing, playing and compositing. See Alexandre's full profile

Yani Q. Near New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Yani Q.
60/hour

Near New York City, NY

Professional Piano , Music theory Teacher with Master of Music Degree

With previous experience,I am specialized in teaching ABRSM exam prep, college-bound musician prep, ear training, and music theory placement exam. See Yani's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (3)
52 hours tutoring
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With previous experience,I am specialized in teaching ABRSM exam prep, college-bound musician prep, ear training, and music theory placement exam. See Yani's full profile

Karl L. Near New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Karl L.
65/hour

Near New York City, NY

Professional Arranger and Music Theory Tutor

University of Nebraska-Lincoln -- Honors Music Theory (Grade of A) New York University -- passed Graduate Music Theory Exam to place out of any courses See Karl's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (21)
30 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 40 hours
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University of Nebraska-Lincoln -- Honors Music Theory (Grade of A) New York University -- passed Graduate Music Theory Exam to place out of any courses See Karl's full profile

Mitchell Z. Near New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mitchell Z.
65/hour

Near New York City, NY

World Renowned Concert Pianist Concerto Soloist, Teacher, and Composer

Mitchell Z. has performed the major concertos with the major symphonies globally in major concert halls and on primetime television shows, as well as conducting members of the New York Philharmonic at the Arcady Music Festival during his portrayal of Mozart, and later Bach. He received a Fellowship at the Aspen Music... See Mitchell's full profile

65/hour
4.7 (3)
13 hours tutoring
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Mitchell Z. has performed the major concertos with the major symphonies globally in major concert halls and on primetime television shows, as well as conducting members of the New York Philharmonic at the Arcady Music Festival during his portrayal of Mozart, and later Bach. He received a Fellowship at the Aspen Music... See Mitchell's full profile

Cole B. Near New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Cole B.
70/hour

Near New York City, NY

Experienced Guitarist, Patient Teacher

Minor in Music Theory from New England Conservatory - emphasis on contemporary music. Engagement with popular musics, jazz, classical music both in school and individually. Studies in ear-training with Hankus Netsky. Research assistantship on intersections between music, cognition and flow-states via MIT Media Lab. See Cole's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (4)
9 hours tutoring
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Minor in Music Theory from New England Conservatory - emphasis on contemporary music. Engagement with popular musics, jazz, classical music both in school and individually. Studies in ear-training with Hankus Netsky. Research assistantship on intersections between music, cognition and flow-states via MIT Media Lab. See Cole's full profile

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

New York City, NY

Advanced Music Theory

I studied classical theory on the high school and collegiate level for 5+ years and progressed to over six years of jazz harmony (theory) study through the Jazz Mobile of New York and my Magna Cum Laude degree in Jazz Vocal at the City College of New York. See Elaina's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (14)
8 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 31 hours
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I studied classical theory on the high school and collegiate level for 5+ years and progressed to over six years of jazz harmony (theory) study through the Jazz Mobile of New York and my Magna Cum Laude degree in Jazz Vocal at the City College of New York. See Elaina's full profile

Benjamin Y. Near New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Benjamin Y.
75/hour

Near New York City, NY

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 Training, General Music See Benjamin's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (29)
110 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 Training, General Music See Benjamin's full profile

Alex O. Near New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alex O.
75/hour

Near New York City, NY

Experienced Trumpet and Trombone Teacher

Hi, I'm Alex! I'm a freelance professional jazz musician and teacher living in New York City. I previously lived in New Orleans for 7 years where I worked as freelance professional jazz trumpet player specializing in traditional New Orleans style jazz. While in New Orleans, I led my own band, called the Messy Cookers... See Alex's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (56)
109 hours tutoring
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Hi, I'm Alex! I'm a freelance professional jazz musician and teacher living in New York City. I previously lived in New Orleans for 7 years where I worked as freelance professional jazz trumpet player specializing in traditional New Orleans style jazz. While in New Orleans, I led my own band, called the Messy Cookers... See Alex's full profile

Adrian R. Near New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Adrian R.
80/hour

Near New York City, NY

4+ years of Advanced Ear Training as well as Tutoring Experience

I have 4 years of Ear Training at the Manhattan School of Music. 5 on the AP Music Theory Test which includes Ear Training. I have Perfect Pitch. See Adrian's full profile

80/hour
4.9 (12)
29 hours tutoring
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I have 4 years of Ear Training at the Manhattan School of Music. 5 on the AP Music Theory Test which includes Ear Training. I have Perfect Pitch. See Adrian's full profile

Jae L. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jae L.
100/hour

New York City, NY

Take Lessons with a Juilliard graduate and faculty member

Graduating with academic honors, Jae received both his Bachelor and Master of Music degrees from The Juilliard School where he studied composition with Christopher Rouse. He was a Gluck Community Service Fellow from 2014-2017 and Music Analysis and Theory Teaching Fellow from 2015-2018, working under Eric... See Jae's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (10)
1 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 11 hours
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Graduating with academic honors, Jae received both his Bachelor and Master of Music degrees from The Juilliard School where he studied composition with Christopher Rouse. He was a Gluck Community Service Fellow from 2014-2017 and Music Analysis and Theory Teaching Fellow from 2015-2018, working under Eric... See Jae's full profile

Jenny U. Near New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jenny U.
100/hour

Near New York City, NY

Juilliard-trained music tutor (piano, ear training, theory)

I taught music theory at Juilliard, Mannes, SUNY Purchase, and Queens College. See Jenny's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (151)
40 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 275 hours
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I taught music theory at Juilliard, Mannes, SUNY Purchase, and Queens College. See Jenny's full profile

Zara A. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Zara A.
120/hour

New York City, NY

Ivy-Leag grad tutoring in SAT/ACT, Math, English/Writing, Music +more!

B.A. in Music from Columbia University. Studied intensively with the world’s leading composers (Georg F. Haas, Philippe Leroux). Completed rigorous training in music theory and composition at Columbia. See Zara's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (59)
1 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 179 hours
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B.A. in Music from Columbia University. Studied intensively with the world’s leading composers (Georg F. Haas, Philippe Leroux). Completed rigorous training in music theory and composition at Columbia. See Zara's full profile

Philip N. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Philip N.
150/hour

New York City, NY

Oxford Master of Math & Stats - Get a good, conceptual understanding!

Hi! I'm Philip! I'm a graduate of Oxford University, having studied there for my BA and MA in Mathematics & Statistics. I scored 1540 on the SAT with a perfect 800 in the Math SAT. I finished top 4% in the second round of the Harvard-MIT math competition against students from around the world and top 1.7% in the AIME,... See Philip's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (116)
350 hours tutoring
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Hi! I'm Philip! I'm a graduate of Oxford University, having studied there for my BA and MA in Mathematics & Statistics. I scored 1540 on the SAT with a perfect 800 in the Math SAT. I finished top 4% in the second round of the Harvard-MIT math competition against students from around the world and top 1.7% in the AIME,... See Philip's full profile

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