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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
5.0 (92)
67 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 191 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

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 (257)
487 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 606 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

Raymond L.
40/hour

Bachelor degree in Music and 35+ Years of Teaching Experience

I have worked as a Music Educator at the Social & Pedagogic Academic Institutes teaching pedagogic and didactic principles to teachers and at the same time I have been teaching Music Theory at all levels and ages at several other music... read more

40/hour
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5 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 364 hours
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I have worked as a Music Educator at the Social & Pedagogic Academic Institutes teaching pedagogic and didactic principles to teachers and at the same time I have been teaching Music Theory at all levels and ages at several other music... 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
5.0 (180)
105 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 542 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

Madison Z.
40/hour

Bachelors in Music from Westminster Choir College

I have received extensive training in general music teaching for k-12. I have experience conducting choir of middle school and high school level, teaching history, and music theory. In addition, I am a researcher of the Kodaly method of... read more

40/hour
4.7 (24)
7 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 52 hours
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I have received extensive training in general music teaching for k-12. I have experience conducting choir of middle school and high school level, teaching history, and music theory. In addition, I am a researcher of the Kodaly method of... read more

Tate C.
59/hour

Music Theory - Classically Trained International Composer/Producer

I am a freelance composer and music producer with a background in classical performance (B.A. Music UC Berkeley) and a formal education in recording, production, mixing, and mastering (Icon Collective College of Music). I have created sonic... read more

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4.9 (90)
296 hours tutoring
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I am a freelance composer and music producer with a background in classical performance (B.A. Music UC Berkeley) and a formal education in recording, production, mixing, and mastering (Icon Collective College of Music). I have created sonic... read more

Elizabeth N.
40/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

40/hour
5.0 (694)
26 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 1,462 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

Gigi G.
65/hour

Experienced Voice, Piano and Music Theory Teacher

I encourage learning with creativity and curiosity, which makes the lessons both fun and productive. I mainly teach voice, piano, music theory and composition lessons for all ages. Besides these subjects, I also give lessons for ABRSM... read more

65/hour
5.0 (29)
9 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 35 hours
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I encourage learning with creativity and curiosity, which makes the lessons both fun and productive. I mainly teach voice, piano, music theory and composition lessons for all ages. Besides these subjects, I also give lessons for ABRSM... read more

Dan S.
60/hour

10+ Years Experience - 2 Music Degrees - AP and College theory tutor

With over 10+ years of music teaching experience my students have received honors in music theory as well as excelled at AP music theory. I have 2 degrees in music and I am fluent in both 'jazz' and 'classical'... read more

60/hour
4.9 (29)
15 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 64 hours
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With over 10+ years of music teaching experience my students have received honors in music theory as well as excelled at AP music theory. I have 2 degrees in music and I am fluent in both 'jazz' and 'classical'... read more

Abigail M.
40/hour

Bachelor's Degree in Music Theory and Composition

I received my Bachelor's Degree in Music Theory and Composition from Kansas Wesleyan University, graduating at the top of my class. During my senior year, I was appointed TA for all of the university's music theory classes,... read more

40/hour
5.0 (7)
2 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 20 hours
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I received my Bachelor's Degree in Music Theory and Composition from Kansas Wesleyan University, graduating at the top of my class. During my senior year, I was appointed TA for all of the university's music theory classes,... read more

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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

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How would you define Music Theory in your own words?
Music Theory is less about learning a bunch of numbers and symbols, and more about gaining the music literacy skills to read, write, hear, perform, and discuss musical ideas. I believe everyone is capable of learning how to read music (it's a skill, like learning to read a book). Gaining... read more
Music Theory is less about learning a bunch of numbers and symbols, and more about gaining the music literacy skills to read, write, hear, perform,... read more
Answered • 03/19/18

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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
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Alden J. answered • 03/19/18

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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