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Ryan L.

Maestro Ryan Pasadena

Maestro Ryan Pasadena

$60/hour

  • 6 hours tutoring

  • Pasadena Pasadena, CA 91107

About Ryan


Bio

Ryan Luevano is a local composer, conductor, musician and musicologist. He holds a Masters degree in Musicology from California State University, Long Beach Cole Conservatory of Music. He is a professor of music at Woodbury University and Santa Ana College where he teaches a course in music history. Additionally he is also a professional music director where he auditions, and rehearses singers, and the contracts and conducts the orchestra in all musical performances.

As a classical/jazz...

Ryan Luevano is a local composer, conductor, musician and musicologist. He holds a Masters degree in Musicology from California State University, Long Beach Cole Conservatory of Music. He is a professor of music at Woodbury University and Santa Ana College where he teaches a course in music history. Additionally he is also a professional music director where he auditions, and rehearses singers, and the contracts and conducts the orchestra in all musical performances.

As a classical/jazz trumpet player he has performed with tournament of Roses Honor band, the Pasadena Pops Orchestra, the Crown City Symphony and in various musical theater productions. He performs regularly with his jazz band the Crown City Combo in various venues in the greater LA area.

In the field of music composition Ryan is an avid composer, composing for various genres and ensembles. Among these genres Ryan’s specialty is composing new musical theater works/songwriting. In 2010 he joined the Academy of New Musical Theater and with that organization he composed his first musical theater piece, which premiered at the Colony Theater in Burbank. In 2011 he composed his second musical, which premiered at the Sierra Madre Playhouse in 2012.


Education

California University Long Beach
Musicology
California State University, Long Beach
Masters

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $60
  • Rate details: I also have 45 minute lessons starting at $50.
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person and online
  • Travel policy: Within 15 miles of Pasadena, CA 91107
  • Lesson cancellation: 24 hours notice required
  • No background check

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Art

Composition (Music)

Composition (Music)

I work as a professional composer, arranger, and orchestrator for theater and film. I have written two original musicals, vocal/dance arrangements, and have orchestrated countless theater shows. I know how to write for all instruments, the voice, and create music/arrangements/orchestrations with balanced sound, proper form, and proper music engraving procedures.

History

Music History

Music History

I hold a Masters degree in Musicology. While in college I studied the history of Western music from the Medieval era to the present, jazz, and musical history as well. I am a professor of music.

Homeschool

Piano

Piano

I've been teaching music for over 12 years and I am now developing a new method for learning piano based on my own experience in learning and teaching music. This method teaches piano technique in a creative, custom and exciting way. All lesson plans are created specific to each student to ensure students are getting exactly what they need to grow as musicians. Along with learning piano students will learn to read, write music and ultimately sight read music at the piano. I enjoy sharing the gift of music with with new students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

Most Popular

Piano

Piano

I've been teaching music for over 12 years and I am now developing a new method for learning piano based on my own experience in learning and teaching music. This method teaches piano technique in a creative, custom and exciting way. All lesson plans are created specific to each student to ensure students are getting exactly what they need to grow as musicians. Along with learning piano students will learn to read, write music and ultimately sight read music at the piano. I enjoy sharing the gift of music with with new students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

Music

Composition (Music),

Composition (Music)

I work as a professional composer, arranger, and orchestrator for theater and film. I have written two original musicals, vocal/dance arrangements, and have orchestrated countless theater shows. I know how to write for all instruments, the voice, and create music/arrangements/orchestrations with balanced sound, proper form, and proper music engraving procedures.
General Music,

General Music

I have a Master of Music Degree in Musicology. I have taken advanced courses in music theory, composition, music history, performance and research. I currently work as a professor of music.
Music History,

Music History

I hold a Masters degree in Musicology. While in college I studied the history of Western music from the Medieval era to the present, jazz, and musical history as well. I am a professor of music.
Music Theory,

Music Theory

I was trained in college in all aspects of music theory. I know basic harmonic analysis all the way up to advanced Schenkerian analysis. I can recognize and categorize musical forms, harmonies, and counterpoint in any given piece of music.
Piano,

Piano

I've been teaching music for over 12 years and I am now developing a new method for learning piano based on my own experience in learning and teaching music. This method teaches piano technique in a creative, custom and exciting way. All lesson plans are created specific to each student to ensure students are getting exactly what they need to grow as musicians. Along with learning piano students will learn to read, write music and ultimately sight read music at the piano. I enjoy sharing the gift of music with with new students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!
Songwriting,

Songwriting

As a songwriter I have written two musicals, both of which have been performed. I am also a teaching associate for a songwriting class. I know how to write lyrics, write melodies appropriate for the voice, and use harmonic language to fit the melodic material. I know how to write multiple types of songs: theater, pop, country, jazz, blues, folk, and rock.
Trumpet,

Trumpet

I have been teaching trumpet for 15 years to students ranging from 7 to 20 years of age. I have performed professionally since 2005, performing with orchestras, symphonies, and various musical theater productions. I will teach students to develop properly formed embouchure, efficient breathing, breath control, posture and diaphragm support, note fingerings, and develop valve technique, learn and develop proper tonguing, and lip flexibility. Both classical and jazz lessons available.
Voice (Music)

Voice (Music)

I am a professional music director for musical theater productions. I have music directed productions of Annie, The Sound of Music, Into the Woods, and various other musical theater shows. I am currently on staff as music director for two companies and a College where I audition, rehearse singers, contracts, and conduct the orchestra in all musical performances for the community.

Summer

Piano

Piano

I've been teaching music for over 12 years and I am now developing a new method for learning piano based on my own experience in learning and teaching music. This method teaches piano technique in a creative, custom and exciting way. All lesson plans are created specific to each student to ensure students are getting exactly what they need to grow as musicians. Along with learning piano students will learn to read, write music and ultimately sight read music at the piano. I enjoy sharing the gift of music with with new students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

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After the lesson my daughter said that she now felt more confident in her ability to learn to play the trumpet.

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Ryan L.

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