Trusted teacher: Multi-award-winning composer with a wide educational and professional experience in Europe and the US. We can work on original ideas & projects as well as go through arrangements & transcriptions. I help students navigate orchestration, harmony, counterpoint, solfège, ear training, and score reading. Let's start with a conversation about your goals/needs/interests and we can get started!
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Trusted teacher: This class is for students wanting to perfect different aspects of their film composition technique. I am a film composer working in Hollywood under the name of PHAR. On the tech side of thing : - Discuss your home studio equipment, your production (Logic, Cubase, Ableton or Pro Tools), your plugins, kontakt libraries, mockup creation, custom templates, live recording, mix, mastering, export STEMS etc. Composition : - Serving the picture, tempo maps, beat mapping, time signatures, attention to sound design and dialogues, harmony techniques, use of modes, orchestration, film music history, arrangement, use of instruments, electronic music, synthesisers (hardware & vst, modular) Live recording : - Relationships with filmmakers, demoing, MIDI clean-up to export to Sibelius or Finale, STEMS to Pro Tools for live prepping, role of the composer during recording session, conducting, mix and record hybrid pieces (combining live instruments and samples). Business - Importance of networking, giving your price, legal/tax, writer's share, film business, expansion advice, commercial techniques, communication, IMDb credits, website creation. Each class is designed for the student's needs.
Audio production · Music theory lessons · Music composition
Discover how music works. Whether prepping for exams or just curious as to music's inner machinations the student will study trends in music theory from the the Middle Ages to our present day and use the knowledge to unleash their own creativity. The student is encouraged to let their musical imagination run wild! Studies will focus on the student's interests and can include an emphasis on film scoring, song writing, arranging, jazz, orchestral works, and more. Discover how to write for every instrument and every ensemble. Schedule your first lesson today!
Music theory · Music composition · Music theory lessons
Hello! I am a Baltimore-based violist studying at the Peabody Institute of Music. My primary goal in teaching viola is to help people make progress as efficiently as possible, with whatever intensity feels right for them. I encourage scales and a small technical regimen for sound production and conditioning, to go alongside practicing repertoire using a method that makes it simple to play cleanly and expressively. Understanding the logic great compositions are built with is essential for making that music truly come to life, so I am a big proponent of teaching music theory as a part of lessons. For beginning students, developing a good musical ear and enjoying exploring the possibilities of the viola always comes first.
Music composition · Music theory lessons · Viola
Trusted teacher: What do you love to listen to? How do you create music that expresses the music that has deeply influenced you? The "how do you create that" is where technique, or music theory, shapes what compels you. There are a variety of techniques because there are a variety of sound possibilities (jazz, rock, classical, etc.). "In order to create that" music in your head, the basics of music have to be learned: pitch and rhythmical relationships. The most basic examples of pitch relationships are melody and harmony. If my availability works, I will gladly take in anyone who desires to explore all the basics and beyond. I greatly hope that any student considering lessons will read all of the information provided about myself on Apprentus. I will not begin a lesson with any student who does not answer the first five questions. Now, I believe I've covered enough ground for potential students to understand what my lessons will be about. So for now... enjoy the sounds and Au revoir!
Music composition · Music theory
Trusted teacher: Learn how to compose music from a professional award-winning classical composer. In addition to composing, Chris also works with students on music theory and music technology - including notation programs, MIDI sequencing, DAW's, recording, and more. Online over Zoom, Chris lets students choose what kind of projects they would like work on, and then workshops those compositions with the student from their original idea to a completed work. He is flexible in his teaching and works with students who have a background in reading music as well as those who do not read notated music and want to learn how to compose music in a DAW like Garageband, Logic Pro, Cubase, or Ableton. Chris also has a rich background teaching Music Theory at both the high school and college levels. He has prepared over 50 students for the AP Music Theory exam as well as taught college courses in more advanced music theory.
Computer generated music · Music theory lessons · Music composition
Trusted teacher: I have a degree in piano and a diploma in teaching. My progress to the piano was possible to the academic combination together with the support of great composition and improvisation professionals. With the mixture of both aspects, I have managed to interpret the great masters and understand the work together with its resources. My wish is to share this knowledge with you, through the material that I offer in the classes, and in a pleasant way for any member of the family. In my case, I started with the piano, followed with the guitar, and later became a music producer and composer in various musical styles. arranger and transcriber of scores.
Music composition · Music theory · Piano
Marcos - New York, NY$81
Trusted teacher: I am a graduate of the Royal College of Music in London, where I lived since 2009. Individual lessons enables me to tailor and adapt my teaching to every pupil's needs; helping them to learn the repertoire or skills that each individual requires. I cover styles such as classical, contemporary, pop, jazz and film music. I have prepared and entered pupils entry exams/auditions of conservatoires and music colleges of Spain and Europe as well as for composition competitions as I have won more then 30 awards myself and have been adjudicator of some composition competitions. I was also a professor in the Music faculty at Madrid's 'University Centre TAI', the Trinity Music Academy in London and The Conservatoire of Barcelona I
Music theory lessons · Music composition
Trusted teacher: Emerging composer and full-time university student offering composition and performance tutoring, as well as music theory lessonsMethodology In composition lessons, I am very much about students finding their own voice and engaging with all types of music - not pigeonholing themselves into a certain practice. I methodically break down students work and give input on how to engage with certain musical language devices and theoretical boundaries; and also how to overcome these. Theory lessons are similar to a normal instrumental lesson, or like a school even. I teach students the theoretical knowledge through ear-training practices and written tasks - sometime compositional sometimes theoretical. Professional Summary Music producer bringing 20 years of experience arranging and creating musical pieces. Expertise in Sibelius, Cubase, Ableton Live with proficiency in variety of instruments Artistic direction to musicians and writing musical scores for Tango, Jazz, Latin and Contemporary Classical Music. Committed to encouraging creative musical thinking and arranging music to create a unique and original sound. Arranger for Chamber Music, Big Band, Rock, and Orchestral formations.
Jazz music · Music theory lessons · Music composition
Trusted teacher: Hi! I'm Mona, and I'm an experienced music instructor of over 10 years with a high focus in piano and music theory. I'm incredibly passionate in teaching piano while incorporating proper music theory education, competition, performance, and technique. I tailor my lessons based on your needs to make sure you are enjoying your studies while becoming a well-rounded musician. I also can score almost any song (regardless of the instrument) so you can learn how to play your favorite pieces on the piano! I am qualified through completion of Certificate of Merit, obtaining a Bachelor's Degree from UC Irvine in Cognitive Psychology and Music Research & Development.
Music composition · Music theory lessons · Piano
Learn how to play the piano through composition! My unique and comprehensive music lesson curriculum is a fun, challenging, and exciting way to learn. Lessons include piano performance, theory, composition, analysis, and listening. Take lessons today to develop total musicianship and a lifelong love of music.
Piano · Music theory · Music composition