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Kojiro Y. San Francisco, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kojiro Y.
40/hour

San Francisco, CA

Musician with 3+ Years of Teaching Experience

I have taught music theory and musicianship alongside my guitar teaching since 2017. I have taught students how to read, write, hear and sing music. I have also connected these skills to the guitar and other instruments during my lessons. See Kojiro's full profile

40/hour
57 hours tutoring
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I have taught music theory and musicianship alongside my guitar teaching since 2017. I have taught students how to read, write, hear and sing music. I have also connected these skills to the guitar and other instruments during my lessons. See Kojiro's full profile

Jake M. Near San Francisco, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jake M.
44/hour

Near San Francisco, CA

Guitar + 5 Instruments. All Styles. 15+ Yr. Improv Theory Songwriting.

Jake M-K has been playing guitar and percussion for over 20 years, and teaching music since 2001. He teaches all levels of guitar and congas, as well as beginning to intermediate voice, piano, drum set, and electric bass. Jake has an M.A. in Music Composition and was Music Program Director at Mission Hills Middle School... See Jake's full profile

44/hour
5.0 (19)
86 hours tutoring
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Jake M-K has been playing guitar and percussion for over 20 years, and teaching music since 2001. He teaches all levels of guitar and congas, as well as beginning to intermediate voice, piano, drum set, and electric bass. Jake has an M.A. in Music Composition and was Music Program Director at Mission Hills Middle School... See Jake's full profile

Marshal Y. Near San Francisco, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Marshal Y.
65/hour

Near San Francisco, CA

Experienced Piano, Math, Chess and English tutor (Beginner's Welcome!)

Drawing on my diverse background, I tutor students in Music and Chess (beginning-intermediate), Math (K-8), and English (reading and writing: K-12). I am Yale-educated with specialized training from the Grove School of Music in Jazz Piano, Harmony, and songwriting. I am also a certified Kaplan instructor in Math and... See Marshal's full profile

65/hour
4.3 (14)
11 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 87 hours
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Drawing on my diverse background, I tutor students in Music and Chess (beginning-intermediate), Math (K-8), and English (reading and writing: K-12). I am Yale-educated with specialized training from the Grove School of Music in Jazz Piano, Harmony, and songwriting. I am also a certified Kaplan instructor in Math and... See Marshal's full profile

Veronica F. Near San Francisco, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Veronica F.
70/hour

Near San Francisco, CA

Learn to sing with an Argentinian singer in English and Spanish

With a strategic work utilizing the songs of any style as a medium, students develop technique, build interpretational skills, and experience music as a channel to express emotions and heal. My musical background includes training in vocal performance, music theory, music skills, piano, and choir. My... See Veronica's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (7)
14 hours tutoring
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With a strategic work utilizing the songs of any style as a medium, students develop technique, build interpretational skills, and experience music as a channel to express emotions and heal. My musical background includes training in vocal performance, music theory, music skills, piano, and choir. My... See Veronica's full profile

Leah F. San Francisco, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Leah F.
75/hour

San Francisco, CA

Conservatory trained violinist and well rounded academic tutor

Violinist Leah F. hails from Denver, Colorado where she has earned recognition as a soloist, chamber musician and arts humanitarian. Ms. F. recently graduated from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music under the tutelage of renowned violinist, Ian Swensen. Trading coasts, in the Fall of 2020, Leah will be entering a... See Leah's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (641)
18 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 1,065 hours
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Violinist Leah F. hails from Denver, Colorado where she has earned recognition as a soloist, chamber musician and arts humanitarian. Ms. F. recently graduated from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music under the tutelage of renowned violinist, Ian Swensen. Trading coasts, in the Fall of 2020, Leah will be entering a... See Leah's full profile

Alexander U. Near San Francisco, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alexander U.
75/hour

Near San Francisco, CA

English Language Tutor, Ivy League Trained

I'm currently a PhD student in the English department at UC Berkeley. I am from Pennsylvania originally, but have lived all over the country (Philadelphia, Boston, NYC, San Francisco). I am very happy to be settling in the East Bay. I am excited to work with students from the middle school level and up. I have worked... See Alexander's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (3)
8 hours tutoring
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I'm currently a PhD student in the English department at UC Berkeley. I am from Pennsylvania originally, but have lived all over the country (Philadelphia, Boston, NYC, San Francisco). I am very happy to be settling in the East Bay. I am excited to work with students from the middle school level and up. I have worked... See Alexander's full profile

Alden J. Near San Francisco, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alden J.
75/hour

Near San Francisco, CA

Classical Music Everything

Ear training is a skill basic not only to performance of any sort, but to listening to and understanding music. It is a necessary basis for music theory. I have a wide variety of techniques, games, and exercises you can do yourself, to sharpen your listening skills. I bring years of experience in choral singing... See Alden's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (3)
9 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 53 hours
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Ear training is a skill basic not only to performance of any sort, but to listening to and understanding music. It is a necessary basis for music theory. I have a wide variety of techniques, games, and exercises you can do yourself, to sharpen your listening skills. I bring years of experience in choral singing... See Alden's full profile

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Geena B.
40/hour

18-Year Public School Teacher of 6-12 School BAND/MUSIC THEORY

...Ensemble, String Orchestra, and Musical Theatre Pit Orchestra. I taught Music Appreciation for two (2) years, and taught AP Music Theory for eleven (11) years, where student success in passing rate of the exam was higher than the national average. As a... See Geena's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (146)
251 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 307 hours
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...Ensemble, String Orchestra, and Musical Theatre Pit Orchestra. I taught Music Appreciation for two (2) years, and taught AP Music Theory for eleven (11) years, where student success in passing rate of the exam was higher than the national average. As a... See Geena's full profile

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Justin E.
40/hour

Classically Trained Composer

I was formally trained for three years by a concert pianist, afterwards I continued to learn and explore music theory on my own. I am highly confident in teaching intermediate music theory, starting with fundamentals and continuing... See Justin's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (18)
4 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 59 hours
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I was formally trained for three years by a concert pianist, afterwards I continued to learn and explore music theory on my own. I am highly confident in teaching intermediate music theory, starting with fundamentals and continuing... See Justin's full profile

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Irwin H.
40/hour

Piano and Flute Teacher

I have taken College level Music Theory classes at UCLA from 2014 to 2017. I have also been studying music theory since 2003 with my piano teacher. See Irwin's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (294)
12 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 876 hours
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I have taken College level Music Theory classes at UCLA from 2014 to 2017. I have also been studying music theory since 2003 with my piano teacher. See Irwin's full profile

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Willow L.
45/hour

Music Theory Questions? Ask a College-Level Music Theory Teacher!

...I taught music theory courses for several years, including Foundations (an intro to music theory course) and Music Theory II. I love chatting about theory with people, and enjoy finding different ways to explain music theory topics so the sense... See Willow's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (143)
7 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 290 hours
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...I taught music theory courses for several years, including Foundations (an intro to music theory course) and Music Theory II. I love chatting about theory with people, and enjoy finding different ways to explain music theory topics so the sense... See Willow's full profile

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Elena L.
45/hour

Violin, Piano, and Theory teacher

My name is Elena, I am a graduate of Boston University. I majored in violin performance and composition/music theory. I am currently pursuing my master's in the Mannes School of Music Performer-Composer program. I have experience... See Elena's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (193)
368 hours tutoring
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My name is Elena, I am a graduate of Boston University. I majored in violin performance and composition/music theory. I am currently pursuing my master's in the Mannes School of Music Performer-Composer program. I have experience... See Elena's full profile

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Shawn K.
50/hour

Experienced High School/College Physics and Music Tutor

...record labels (10+ million streams), artist management, live sound engineering, professional composition and arrangement, music theory lessons, conducting of ensembles (orchestral and vocal), and more. I am a multi-instrumentalist and have taught piano... See Shawn's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (100)
1 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 335 hours
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...record labels (10+ million streams), artist management, live sound engineering, professional composition and arrangement, music theory lessons, conducting of ensembles (orchestral and vocal), and more. I am a multi-instrumentalist and have taught piano... See Shawn's full profile

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Philip P.
55/hour

Los Angeles based songwriter and producer

I can teach you countless different approaches to writing a song so you never get stuck, what mindset to have, structure, melody, rhythm, instrumentation, dynamics, and even use music theory when necessary to better understand why a song... See Philip's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (134)
294 hours tutoring
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I can teach you countless different approaches to writing a song so you never get stuck, what mindset to have, structure, melody, rhythm, instrumentation, dynamics, and even use music theory when necessary to better understand why a song... See Philip's full profile

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Aaron S.
55/hour

Composition, Film Scoring, Music Production, Theory, Spanish.

15 years of music theory training: 6 year Piano Performance degree from the Professional Conservatory of Music (Spain), 3 year double major bachelor's degree from Nazareth College, and 2 year Film Scoring Master's from the Eastman... See Aaron's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (95)
16 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 227 hours
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15 years of music theory training: 6 year Piano Performance degree from the Professional Conservatory of Music (Spain), 3 year double major bachelor's degree from Nazareth College, and 2 year Film Scoring Master's from the Eastman... See Aaron's full profile

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Elizabeth D.
55/hour

Music Theory Tutor for High School & College

I tutor high school and undergraduate college level music theory students. I took several years of music theory classes during my undergraduate and graduate level music studies. If you have general or specific questions about... See Elizabeth's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (527)
65 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 1,323 hours
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I tutor high school and undergraduate college level music theory students. I took several years of music theory classes during my undergraduate and graduate level music studies. If you have general or specific questions about... See Elizabeth's full profile

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Skyelar G.
60/hour

Music Theory Tutor

Even though my degree is in composition, I've studied all sorts of theory, from Roman numerals to form analysis. I worked for my college's music department as a theory TA, teaching intro theory and ear training/dictation. I'm one of those weird... See Skyelar's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (42)
124 hours tutoring
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Even though my degree is in composition, I've studied all sorts of theory, from Roman numerals to form analysis. I worked for my college's music department as a theory TA, teaching intro theory and ear training/dictation. I'm one of those weird... See Skyelar's full profile

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Mike S.
60/hour

Music Theory and Piano

I am a professional jazz musician who has been coaching and teaching for a number of years. I play music in a number of venues; the size of the band varies from solo piano to big band. In the course of playing and teaching music I find that I am... See Mike's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (13)
16 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 29 hours
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I am a professional jazz musician who has been coaching and teaching for a number of years. I play music in a number of venues; the size of the band varies from solo piano to big band. In the course of playing and teaching music I find that I am... See Mike's full profile

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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... See Evren's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (371)
218 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 1,580 hours
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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... See Evren's full profile

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John M.
60/hour

Professional musician, educator, computer application tutor

...building skills. I love to see the light bulbs go off for my learners. I have extensive knowledge in music technology, music theory, music production and have taught all of these in classroom and one-on-one settings. I also have expert knowledge in... See John's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (297)
22 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 1,135 hours
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...building skills. I love to see the light bulbs go off for my learners. I have extensive knowledge in music technology, music theory, music production and have taught all of these in classroom and one-on-one settings. I also have expert knowledge in... See John's full profile

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John M.
65/hour

Eastman School of Music/NYU - Music Theory and Composition Teacher

Patient and insightful music theory and composition tutor with years of experience working with children and adults alike. After graduating from Eastman School of Music with a Bachelors in Music Theory, I moved to New York City to... See John's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (230)
330 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 429 hours
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Patient and insightful music theory and composition tutor with years of experience working with children and adults alike. After graduating from Eastman School of Music with a Bachelors in Music Theory, I moved to New York City to... See John's full profile

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Jeffrey B.
70/hour

Music Theory Instructor

There I tutor several classes piano, all levels of Music Theory, Musicianship which includes ear training and sight singing, Jazz Improv, Jazz Appreciation, and Jazz Rock Pop Theory. I also privately teach music theory,... See Jeffrey's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (1)
4 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 4 hours
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There I tutor several classes piano, all levels of Music Theory, Musicianship which includes ear training and sight singing, Jazz Improv, Jazz Appreciation, and Jazz Rock Pop Theory. I also privately teach music theory,... See Jeffrey's full profile

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John S.
80/hour

Music Theory Expert - Berklee College of Music Graduate

As a Berklee College of Music Graduate, I have a lot of experience in Music Theory. I teach Music theory for more than 10 years and I am very passionate about it. Together we can set specific goals for each one of our classes that... See John's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (279)
198 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 977 hours
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As a Berklee College of Music Graduate, I have a lot of experience in Music Theory. I teach Music theory for more than 10 years and I am very passionate about it. Together we can set specific goals for each one of our classes that... See John's full profile

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Dr. Beth S.
85/hour

Expert in Music Theory

I wrote AP Music Theory Curriculum for State of California. I teach online AP Music Theory for an online school. See Dr. Beth's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (854)
1,732 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 2,509 hours
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I wrote AP Music Theory Curriculum for State of California. I teach online AP Music Theory for an online school. See Dr. Beth's full profile

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Howard F.
90/hour

DMA in Theory/Comp with 20+ Years of Teaching Harmony + Counterpoint.

...coursework. I have also authored published analytic papers, and am, therefore, considered to be an expert in the field of Music Theory.... See Howard's full profile

90/hour
4.8 (59)
15 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 144 hours
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...coursework. I have also authored published analytic papers, and am, therefore, considered to be an expert in the field of Music Theory.... See Howard's full profile

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