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Colton H.

Jersey Shore, PA

$15/hour

French Horn teacher, music theory and history tutor

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$15/Hour


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Grove City College
Music Education

Education

Grove City College (Music Education)

About Colton

I am currently a senior at Grove City College studying music education. I have a concentration in the French Horn and have some experience teaching private lessons on that instrument. I have also tutored reading and have experience teaching general music classes. I find enjoyment in tutoring because one-on-one teaching provides countless benefits students do not get in classroom settings and nothing is more rewarding for a teacher than getting to know students and watching them excel.

I have maintained a very honorable GPA in both my music-specific and general education courses at Grove City College. For three years, I have served as principle Horn player of the college orchestra, chamber orchestra, wind ensemble, and concert band. I also served as student director of the college brass and woodwind quintets, horn ensemble, and pit orchestra. Recently, I was selected to be student conductor of the Grove City College Orchestra, which includes rehearsals and a performance. In the spring, I will be auditioning for graduate studies in orchestral conducting at a few universities with the hope of furthering my education through a masters program in conducting.

I thoroughly enjoy learning about music history and theory myself, and I am very excited to teach others those subjects. I love music and all that it has to offer as an academic study and look forward to helping others seeking to broaden their understanding of the fine art. Please feel free to contact me to discuss scheduling lessons or to learn more about me.
I am currently a senior at Grove City College studying music education. I have a concentration in the French Horn and have some experience teaching private lessons on that instrument. I have also tutored reading and have experience teaching general music classes. I find enjoyment in tutoring because one-on-one teaching provides countless benefits Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Jersey Shore, PA 17740
In-person lessons
Science:
PSAT
Music:
Composition (Music),
Ear Training, French Horn,
General Music, Music History,
Music Theory
English:
English, Literature, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Writing
Test Preparation:
PSAT, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Language:
Reading, Writing
History:
Music History,
Writing
Special Needs:
Reading
Elementary Education:
Reading, Writing
Business:
Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Ballroom Dancing,
Tango,
Tennis

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

Ballroom Dancing

I began ballroom dancing three years ago through a college club and continue the hobby still. I have a basic knowledge of all major ballroom dance styles. I have experience teaching dance both one-on-one and in group, class settings. I have choreographed two ballroom dances for college dance productions.

Composition (Music)

I recently completed and undergraduate music composition class under Dr. Richard Konzen. I have maintained a good knowledge of music theory. One of my compositions/arrangements was performed by the Grove City College Brass Quintet.

French Horn

I have fulfilled the requirements needed for a bachelor of music degree in the French Horn. I have consistently served as principle horn player at the collegiate level. I have taught some private lessons in French Horn in the past.

Music History

I have completed the music history requirements for a bachelor degree in music education and maintained an A in the course. I have taught basic lessons in music history to younger students. I will be teaching music history to some extent as a student teacher and full time teacher in the future.

Tango

I have learned and developed my tango dance skills over three years. I performed two choreographed tangos in the past for college dance productions and created my own tango choreography for a production. I have taught tango to groups of people and individuals on several occasions.

Grove City College
Music Education

Education

Grove City College (Music Education)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $15.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Colton will travel within 20 miles of Jersey Shore, PA 17740.