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Grace M.
60/hour

Master of Music Degree with 10+ Years Teaching Experience

I specialize in working with students of all ages learn the basics of music theory, and have tutored students preparing for the MTAC Certificate of Merit Theory Exam, AP Music Theory, college entry exams, and first year college... read more

60/hour
5.0 (416)
139 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 788 hours
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I specialize in working with students of all ages learn the basics of music theory, and have tutored students preparing for the MTAC Certificate of Merit Theory Exam, AP Music Theory, college entry exams, and first year college... 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 (304)
203 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 1,220 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

Sara H.
40/hour

Music Teacher, Performer, Test-prep Tutor

I have been a music theory tutor for three years, tutoring many different college level music theory classes. I have also lead theory courses at summer music camps, run theory-centered lessons for beginning musicians, and been... read more

40/hour
5.0 (73)
17 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 176 hours
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I have been a music theory tutor for three years, tutoring many different college level music theory classes. I have also lead theory courses at summer music camps, run theory-centered lessons for beginning musicians, and been... read more

John S.
70/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... read more

70/hour
5.0 (126)
32 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 338 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... read more

Elizabeth D.
55/hour

Music Theory Tutor

I can tutor high school and undergraduate college level music theory students. I took music theory classes during my undergraduate and graduate level music studies. If you have general or specific questions about concepts, I can... read more

55/hour
5.0 (216)
537 hours tutoring
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I can tutor high school and undergraduate college level music theory students. I took music theory classes during my undergraduate and graduate level music studies. If you have general or specific questions about concepts, I can... read more

Ava G.
40/hour

Music student

I have completed four semesters of music theory with an A in the course at a collegiate level read more

40/hour
5.0 (142)
14 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 218 hours
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I have completed four semesters of music theory with an A in the course at a collegiate level read more

Erica F.
75/hour

Your Personal Music Theory Professor; Top 10% Wyzant Coach

I am eager to work with music theory students of all ages and levels of experience. I strive to help my students understand the building blocks of music and apply music theory principles to enhance their musicianship. read more

75/hour
5.0 (220)
16 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 514 hours
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I am eager to work with music theory students of all ages and levels of experience. I strive to help my students understand the building blocks of music and apply music theory principles to enhance their musicianship. read more

Bradyn C.
68/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

68/hour
5.0 (155)
120 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 389 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

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... read more

60/hour
5.0 (147)
18 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 558 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... read more

Elizabeth N.
45/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

45/hour
5.0 (1519)
63 hours tutoring Music Theory out of 3,125 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

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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?
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
Answered • 04/10/18

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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

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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