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Andrew F.
60/hour

Helping students crack the GMAT and ace B-school once they're in

My name is Andrew, and I'm a PhD student studying business and economics at Cornell University. As a researcher, my interests include corporate strategy, game theory, finance, and general management. As a tutor, my expertise broadly covers 4... read more

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1,225 hours tutoring
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My name is Andrew, and I'm a PhD student studying business and economics at Cornell University. As a researcher, my interests include corporate strategy, game theory, finance, and general management. As a tutor, my expertise broadly covers 4... read more

Bradyn C.
55/hour

Musician with 10 Years of Experience in Music Theory and Composition

I have been studying music theory for about a decade. My initial study of music theory began when I started my studies on the violin, when I had to learn the basics of intervals, scales, ear-training, different tuning systems, and... read more

55/hour
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75 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 244 hours
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I have been studying music theory for about a decade. My initial study of music theory began when I started my studies on the violin, when I had to learn the basics of intervals, scales, ear-training, different tuning systems, and... read more

Liya A.
40/hour

Bachelor in Music with Theory and Solfege Experience

At UMass I received a classical background in voice and music theory and at Berklee a contemporary and classical background in multiple fields, such as performance, music theory, counterpoint, songwriting, music business, and more. I... read more

40/hour
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33 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 107 hours
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At UMass I received a classical background in voice and music theory and at Berklee a contemporary and classical background in multiple fields, such as performance, music theory, counterpoint, songwriting, music business, and more. I... read more

Dr. Beth S.
55/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. read more

55/hour
5.0 (345)
683 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 840 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. read more

Jenny U.
40/hour

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

I taught music theory at Juilliard, Mannes, SUNY Purchase, and Queens College. read more

40/hour
5.0 (40)
11 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 76 hours
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I taught music theory at Juilliard, Mannes, SUNY Purchase, and Queens College. read more

Erica F.
55/hour

Experienced Music Theory Professor

I teach music theory at the university level but enjoy working with music theory students of all ages! I am eager to help my students understand the building blocks of music and apply music theory principles to enhance their... read more

55/hour
5.0 (27)
7 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 71 hours
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I teach music theory at the university level but enjoy working with music theory students of all ages! I am eager to help my students understand the building blocks of music and apply music theory principles to enhance their... read more

Sam Z.
50/hour

PhD in musicology; music theory adjunct at multiple colleges

Some of my compositions are available on YouTube and at my blog. I also blog about the music theory of Disney Music and published a guidebook to free music theory resources on social media. read more

50/hour
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21 hours tutoring
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Some of my compositions are available on YouTube and at my blog. I also blog about the music theory of Disney Music and published a guidebook to free music theory resources on social media. read more

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... read more

60/hour
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120 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 623 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... read more

Elizabeth N.
38/hour

Bachelor's/Master's in Music, highly experienced teacher

I have many years of experience as a teacher and director. In my current position, I teach all levels of piano, in which I incorporate music theory into every lesson. read more

38/hour
5.0 (804)
28 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 1,630 hours
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I have many years of experience as a teacher and director. In my current position, I teach all levels of piano, in which I incorporate music theory into every lesson. read more

Michael B.
30/hour

Giving curiosity direction

Starting something new or figuring out how to take it to the next level can be difficult to identify. I have been teaching since I was 16 to children in Elementary school, later in college I worked as a museum guide to educate people and help them... read more

30/hour
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79 hours tutoring
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Starting something new or figuring out how to take it to the next level can be difficult to identify. I have been teaching since I was 16 to children in Elementary school, later in college I worked as a museum guide to educate people and help them... read more

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How would you define Music Theory in your own words?
Music theory is primarily the analysis of musical elements (melody, harmony, rhythm, tone color) and musical forms (monody, hymn, counterpoint, classic, romantic, etc.). To some extent there may be a discussion of synthesis, or musical composition, and possibly acoustics. The purpose is for the... read more
Music theory is primarily the analysis of musical elements (melody, harmony, rhythm, tone color) and musical forms (monody, hymn, counterpoint,... read more
Answered • 03/19/18

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How would you define Music Theory in your own words?
When we talk about music theory, what we are really talking about is investigating the ways that music works. Theoretical concepts are actually at their most interesting when they are challenged. With music theory we seek to reach a deep understanding of how music functions and some of the... read more
When we talk about music theory, what we are really talking about is investigating the ways that music works. Theoretical concepts are actually at... read more
Adam S.

Adam S. answered • 04/10/18

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How would you define Music Theory in your own words?
"Music Theory" --- what's that? Well, first of all, it is not in any way "theoretical". It is completely practical, and quite necessary if you want to be a better performer, composer, or even listener. In a word, if you want to understand music, you need this. I include "Ear Training" in my... read more
"Music Theory" --- what's that? Well, first of all, it is not in any way "theoretical". It is completely practical, and quite necessary if you want... read more
Alden J.

Alden J. answered • 03/19/18

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How would you define Music Theory in your own words?
Music theory is basically the "science" of how music and sound work. "Work(s)" I realize is somewhat subjective. I teach both historical theory, which is the standard taught in colleges and also the objective science based theory, such as with the Joseph Schillinger concepts. I also teach the... read more
Music theory is basically the "science" of how music and sound work. "Work(s)" I realize is somewhat subjective. I teach both historical theory,... read more
Answered • 03/20/18