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Dan B.
Dan B.
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New York, NY
Starting at $60
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  • Speaks Hebrew
  • Masters degree from Manhattan school of music NYC
  • 2nd prize in composition, honorable mention in songwriting contest from 1. Rubin Academy Jerusalem, 2. The Billboard international contest
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Roseann T.
Roseann T.
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Yonkers, NY
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  • Masters in Music Therapy / New York State Certified Music Teacher from New York University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Clint B.
Clint B.
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New York, NY
Starting at $40
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  • Teaching since 2002
  • Arizona Opera Spark from Arizona Opera
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Emil V.
Emil V.
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Bronx, NY
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  • Speaks English, French, Spanish
  • B.A. in Music from Hofstra University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Billy N.
Billy N.
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Brooklyn, NY
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  • Speaks Portuguese, English, Spanish
  • Composers Residency from Yadoo
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ian S.
Ian S.
42 Reviews
Jersey City, NJ
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  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
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The average cost of 60-minute Music Theory lessons in New York is $81. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $29 and $150 per hour.
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"Great teacher. Very kind, easy to understand, and covered quite a bit."
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"Billy is a great teacher! He really knows a lot about Theory and he really helped me in detail with how to get something right. I would recommend Billy for any teaching job, he's really great! Thanks ..."
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"Billy is the absolute best! Transcribing rhythms and ear training analysis have always been my weaknesses when it comes to music theory knowledge and finding the right exercises and techniques to impr..."
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Can You Pass This Basic Music Theory Quiz? Test Your Knowledge!

Test your knowledge of music with this innovative music theory quiz - and then keep reading to find even more fun quizzes you can take! A knowledge of music theory is absolutely indispensable to musicians. For beginners, it can seem intimidating, but experienced musicians will attest that theory is well worth the effort needed to master it. While you can certainly acquire proficiency on an instrument without a knowledge of theory, you’ll miss out on the depth of understanding that
By Jessica Dais
Why You Should Learn (At Least a Little) Music Theory

Why You Should Learn (At Least a Little) Music Theory

One of the most common weaknesses for amateur musicians is a lack of music theory knowledge. Many people assume that learning theory is difficult (it isn’t) that it has no practical purpose (it does), or even that it will actively make them worse at making music (quite the opposite). I’m here to convince you that learning a little about how music works is one of the most important skills you can develop and should absolutely be part of your daily practice routine. Here are five reasons w
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