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Billy D.

46 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Awarded The Musicianship Award for Excellence in Music Theory and Composition from Frank Sinatra School of the Arts
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Billy D.

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Music theory is an essential tool that every musician should possess. Many people struggle to understand music theory and are often intimidated by it, but I am here to tell you that you shouldn't. Through many years of study I have developed my own approach to music theory that others have found much simpler and more enjoyable.

About Billy

I am a professional musician based in New York City with a degree from the New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music. I have many years of teaching and performing experience, touring all across Europe and played at many venues such as Carnegie Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center, the Jazz Standard, and Sm

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Michele V.

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Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches students 15 to 80
  • Bass & Nature from Wooten Woods
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Michele V.

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A simplified approach for bass players using visuals, fun exercises, and real life examples found within your favorite music.

About Michele

Professional electric bassist with 11 years experience in writing, recording, and performing. My main focuses have been Rock, Pop, and Funk, but I have also played Jazz. I studied with Victor Wooten and am a founding teacher at Phil Circle Music.

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Michele is an inherently talented bass player with a wide knowledge of styles and a real comfort with the fretboard. She is an asset to any young musician who's looking to pursue music, and to any group that hires her. As a teacher, her love of the craft and desire to share make her a natural.
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Mari C.

9 Reviews
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Starting at $38
  • Speaks Afrikaans
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
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Mari C.

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I teach music theory from the perspective of the performer, helping you to discover music theory in context. I’m a Juilliard-trained Master’s degree cellist, but have also completed Honor’s theory and advanced graduate theory training at Juilliard. I have experience working with students from beginner musical literacy to college-level theory studies and everything in between. Message me to find out if working together will help you reach your musical goals!

About Mari

I am a professional cellist with a Bachelor and Master’s Degree from The Juilliard School in Cello Performance. I’ve been teaching cello and music theory to students from ages 3-60 for the past 10 years and specialize in Baroque (historical performance), contemporary music and extended cello

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Haven
I have fun! Thank you!
Sonya K.
Mari is an amazing, kind, helpful teacher. I improved a lot since I started taking lessons with her. Every week i'm eager to have a lesson with Mari and learn something new!
Sophia
Mari is amazing! She met me right where I was and perfectly crafted lesson plans so that I could progress towards my goals. Highly recommend!!
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Reece J.

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Starting at $45
  • Bachelors of Music in Music Education from Appalachian State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
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Reece J.

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Have you ever wondered what made that one song so special? Or wondered how to compose music? Music theory has the answers! From the basics of scales and chords, to the complex motifs and arrangements of modern musicians, music theory is a ton of fun and can easily become a new obsession!

About Reece

Hello! Thanks for stopping by! I am a music therapist and music teacher based in the Atlanta-metro area. Music has always been a strong tool for self-expression and for connecting people, and that guides me in my teaching and therapy work. I love making music with people and helping them to make

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Maxwell A.

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  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Music Education and Performance from Ithaca College
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Maxwell A.

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Highly-personalized music theory instruction with a professional tutor. My tutoring has helped college-level students in particular pass course requirements and final examinations. Let me know what you need help learning!

About Maxwell

As a professional violist, I have studied and travelled in both the United States and Europe to hone my craft. My approach to teaching the violin and viola is simple: I believe strongly in the need for individualizing the content, trajectory, and goals as they best fit the student. I earned my BM in

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Madeleine
Thank for getting me back into playing Max!! After sometime off, I really didn’t think I would ever enjoy learning to play the violin again, but your clear instructions make me feel like I am working towards something that actually pays off! I’ve already seen a big improvement in my playing and am enjoying the learning process so much. Looking forward to learning Book 4!!
Jessica
Max is a thoughtful and insightful teacher and musician who will work with students to make holistic ways to improve musicianship and approaches to music.
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Farrokh S.

16 Reviews
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  • Speaks Hindi, English
  • Awarded Achievement Scholarship Award from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Farrokh S.

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Studied music theory at world renown Berklee College of Music.
5 years of teaching experience.

About Farrokh

I have been playing guitar, piano, bass, ukulele and drums for 11 years now (teaching for 8 years). As a teenager I started playing all kinds of music and quickly became obsessed. At the age of 21 (2013) I went to Berklee College of Music where I studied guitar, composition and music production for

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Robert F.
He's a good guy.
I'm not young, and I'm hard to teach music theory to, but he was patient, and is helping me figure a way into learning important stuff that I find kinda dry and not fun to practice. (I'm a good player, but music theory is very challenging to me.)
Delilah F.
My daughter enjoyed the first lesson very much! Looking forward to more!

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"Jimmy teach music not just guitar. He teaches common senses ways to make it easy to understand and retain. He is an excellent teacher"
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Took Music Theory lessons from James R.
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"I now love music theory!"
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Took Music Theory lessons from Rosita R.
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"Adam Tune is very prepared all the time. He is patient, passionate, and very qualified to teach us all we need to know about the subject. He teaches in a way that makes his students want to know more because his lessons are fun and interesting. Needless to say, he is very respectful and and encouraging.
He has helped me with Music Theory, Music Technology... and Hearthstone! :)

I would definitely recommend him."
Michelle
Took Music Theory lessons from Adam T.
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"We enjoy taking lessons from Melissa

My child has a lot of fun in the Musikgarten class that Melissa teaches. He has learned a lot and looks forward to going to class each week. Melissa is a great teacher and keeps the kids engaged."
J
Took Music Theory lessons from Melissa F.
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"Very personable. Clearly knowledgeable. Encouraging and patient.

I am a beginner, with usual stage fright and hesitation and did not feel uncomfortable at all."
Danielle
Took Music Theory lessons from Molly M.
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"We hired Brian to work with our barely 3 year old to play the drums we got him for his birthday. He loves it! We don’t have any grand aspirations for him, but he likes to bang around and we wanted to give him some direction to see if he latched on to it. Our main objective is that he has fun. Brian is GREAT with him and he looks forward to it every week. 10/10!"
Cliff
Took Music Theory lessons from Brian H.
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"There are those who teach out of necessity, and those who teach out of passion

I'm taking music theory and composition lessons from Daniel to supplement what I already know from composing by ear. He's an excellent teacher, very enthusiastic about teaching the material, and extremely knowledgable. I feel like I've learned a ton so far and we're not even close to done yet! Highly recommended."
Sam
Took Music Theory lessons from Daniel K.
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"Lance has been teaching my 8 year old piano for the last few months, and we love having him in our home. He has a wonderful personality, is punctual, communicative, & great with kids. My daughter told me recently that she wanted to be a music teacher- it’s obvious what a positive impact he’s made with her in such a short amount of time. We are all a big fan and I highly recommend his lessons!"
Gigi
Took Music Theory lessons from Lance R.
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"I had the pleasure and honor of being one of his students in Mexico City while I was in music college. He's a very disciplined teacher (never missed a class) and he has complete dominion over the subjects he teaches. Roberto's not only an amazing guitarist but he has a unique way of teaching music theory and history that makes you quite familiar with the different approaches to music over the different ages. He also shows a legitimate interest over his students, he challenges then and even owns when he's pointed out mistakes by them. During my time as his student I also realized that he was quite respected by the other professors. Fair warning: he can be a little sarcastic but he means no offense whatsoever to his students and fellow musicians."
Manuel Vargas Mena
Took Music Theory lessons from Roberto S.
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"Jerry has an excellent talent for a wide range of aptitudes. The soundtracks he composes can really connect people with the imagery they seen in the videos. It moves you and really can play into setting the overall tone of your project. You can see his drive and passion for perfection in everything he does."
Trampas
Took Music Theory lessons from Jerry M.
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