X Many countries are starting to ease #lockdown restrictions. Whenever possible, we highly encourage meeting with your teacher online!
FavouritesAdd to Wish List
FavouritesAdd to Wish List
FavouritesAdd to Wish List
from64.41USD/ h

Music Theory Crash Course for producers, composers, arrangers and anyone who makes music

This class is for composers, songwriters, arrangers, music producers or anyone who makes music in any way AND wants to understand more of the background about why things work the way they do.

In this masterclass, we will look at a range of topics such as chords and scales, how to improvise, reharmonization, structure and much more to enable you to create music with confidence and the knowledge that helps many musicians around the globe work more efficiently.

Extra information

An understanding of basic music theory is essential.

Location

At teacher's location: Remmo K Lounge, Wolframstraße, 12105 Berlin, Germany
At student's location: Around Berlin, Germany
Online via webcam

|
Use ⊞+wheel to zoom!
+

General info

Skills:

Age:

Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)

Student level:

Intermediate
Advanced

Duration:

60 minutes
90 minutes

The class is taught in:

English

About Me

I'm an Australian music teacher who focuses on music theory and jazz piano.
Want to learn piano? Looking for a patient, qualified and experienced teacher? I aim to make learning piano as much fun as possible. The first lesson, especially for young children, can be exciting and scary which is why I focus on more fun methods to help them develop familiarity and get accustomed to playing the piano with both hands from the get-go.
Want to take learn piano but not keen on the classical music part? No worries! I offer piano lessons focusing on popular music styles that will help you build your confidence and have you performing in front of others in no time. This is perfect for teenagers or adults who want to learn but aren't interested in learning classical pieces. I only offer 1 / 1,5 / 2-hour sessions to give us plenty of time to work on the techniques, and, ideally, play a whole song during a single session.
This class is perfect for those who can already play the piano and want to improve their skills or add some jazzy elements to their music. This class focuses on the skills needed to understand and play jazz piano with confidence, looking at everything from scales to comping patterns and the necessary theory to help you develop an understanding of what and when to play.

Ask a question

Send a message explaining your needs and Joshua will reply soon:
The more detail, the better.
Ex. "Hi, when are you available to meet for a lesson?"

Availability of a typical week

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
7              
8              
9  Monday at 9:00  Tuesday at 9:00  Wednesday at 9:00  Thursday at 9:00  Friday at 9:00    
10  Monday at 10:00  Tuesday at 10:00  Wednesday at 10:00  Thursday at 10:00  Friday at 10:00  Saturday at 10:00  
11  Monday at 11:00  Tuesday at 11:00  Wednesday at 11:00  Thursday at 11:00  Friday at 11:00  Saturday at 11:00  
12  Monday at 12:00  Tuesday at 12:00  Wednesday at 12:00  Thursday at 12:00  Friday at 12:00  Saturday at 12:00  
13  Monday at 13:00  Tuesday at 13:00  Wednesday at 13:00  Thursday at 13:00  Friday at 13:00  Saturday at 13:00  
14  Monday at 14:00  Tuesday at 14:00  Wednesday at 14:00  Thursday at 14:00  Friday at 14:00  Saturday at 14:00  
15  Monday at 15:00  Tuesday at 15:00  Wednesday at 15:00  Thursday at 15:00  Friday at 15:00    
16  Monday at 16:00  Tuesday at 16:00  Wednesday at 16:00  Thursday at 16:00  Friday at 16:00    
17  Monday at 17:00  Tuesday at 17:00  Wednesday at 17:00  Thursday at 17:00  Friday at 17:00    
18  Monday at 18:00  Tuesday at 18:00  Wednesday at 18:00  Thursday at 18:00  Friday at 18:00    
19  Monday at 19:00  Tuesday at 19:00  Wednesday at 19:00  Thursday at 19:00  Friday at 19:00    
20  Monday at 20:00  Tuesday at 20:00  Wednesday at 20:00  Thursday at 20:00  Friday at 20:00    
21  Monday at 21:00  Tuesday at 21:00  Wednesday at 21:00  Thursday at 21:00  Friday at 21:00    
22              
23              
from $64.41At teacher's location
from $64.41Online via webcam
from $76.62At student's home

Good-fit Instructor Guarantee


If you are not satisfied after your first lesson, Apprentus will find you another instructor or will refund your first lesson.

Online reputation

  • Instructor since December 2019

Availability of a typical week

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
7              
8              
9  Monday at 9:00  Tuesday at 9:00  Wednesday at 9:00  Thursday at 9:00  Friday at 9:00    
10  Monday at 10:00  Tuesday at 10:00  Wednesday at 10:00  Thursday at 10:00  Friday at 10:00  Saturday at 10:00  
11  Monday at 11:00  Tuesday at 11:00  Wednesday at 11:00  Thursday at 11:00  Friday at 11:00  Saturday at 11:00  
12  Monday at 12:00  Tuesday at 12:00  Wednesday at 12:00  Thursday at 12:00  Friday at 12:00  Saturday at 12:00  
13  Monday at 13:00  Tuesday at 13:00  Wednesday at 13:00  Thursday at 13:00  Friday at 13:00  Saturday at 13:00  
14  Monday at 14:00  Tuesday at 14:00  Wednesday at 14:00  Thursday at 14:00  Friday at 14:00  Saturday at 14:00  
15  Monday at 15:00  Tuesday at 15:00  Wednesday at 15:00  Thursday at 15:00  Friday at 15:00    
16  Monday at 16:00  Tuesday at 16:00  Wednesday at 16:00  Thursday at 16:00  Friday at 16:00    
17  Monday at 17:00  Tuesday at 17:00  Wednesday at 17:00  Thursday at 17:00  Friday at 17:00    
18  Monday at 18:00  Tuesday at 18:00  Wednesday at 18:00  Thursday at 18:00  Friday at 18:00    
19  Monday at 19:00  Tuesday at 19:00  Wednesday at 19:00  Thursday at 19:00  Friday at 19:00    
20  Monday at 20:00  Tuesday at 20:00  Wednesday at 20:00  Thursday at 20:00  Friday at 20:00    
21  Monday at 21:00  Tuesday at 21:00  Wednesday at 21:00  Thursday at 21:00  Friday at 21:00    
22              
23              
from $64.41At teacher's location
from $64.41Online via webcam
from $76.62At student's home

Good-fit Instructor Guarantee


If you are not satisfied after your first lesson, Apprentus will find you another instructor or will refund your first lesson.

Share

   LinkedIn   

George
Guitar Tutoring in Berlin for all ages and abilities.
I am an experienced and enthusiastic guitar tutor from Leeds, England, living in Berlin. I have a bachelor’s degree in jazz guitar from Leeds College of Music although I also play and teach rock, pop, funk, folk and indie music. In lessons I aim to get students playing something they know as soon as possible in order to get excited about progress early on. We balance this with paying attention to proper technique and having one eye on the theory behind what we are playing to broaden your understand of how music works. I am actively engaged in playing within the music scene and have a real excitement for all types of music, whether it’s learning your first chords on guitar or working on improvisation or music theory. We'll go at the right pace for you and achieve your goals together. I have experience teaching all ages and abilities of students, having taught in primary and secondary schools as well as private tuition for adults. From complete beginners to preparing a student for their college auditions. Lessons are tailored to suit the needs of the student, in order to have lessons which push you to learn to the best of your ability whilst still being fun and musical.

Cansu
Singing Lessons for Multiple Levels (Technical Skills for Jazz/Pop)
Hello there! I am a singer/teacher with Psychology education and a Master's Degree in Music, currently continuing my education in Jazz Institut Berlin. I have been living in lovely Berlin for two and a half years now and had been teaching for years in multiple schools as well as teaching privately. I had the chance to work with students ranging from beginners to advanced professional musicians that run their own labels. Looking for people who want to enjoy singing while they learn. Can bring you a lot of experience from singing in different genres, stages and countries. I always shape the schedule according to my students' needs and can help with: - Necessary technical skills (breathing, articulation, intonation...) - Repertoire development - Stage performance - Improvisation - Ear Training - Daily warm-up routines - Using electronics with voice Looking forward to meeting you! Please contact me for further details!

Paolo
Electric Bass/Music Theory lessons-Graduated Bassist. Eng/Deu/Ita
I offer Electric Bass, Music Theory and Composition lessons for beginners and advanced musicians. I graduated in Electric Bass and Composition (Jazz course) from Frescobaldi College of Music (Ferrara, Italy). As a professional musician, I like and play many genres: Jazz, Rock, Metal, Funk, Hip Hop, Pop and Electronic Music. I am an experienced teacher and I'll develop for you a personal study plan, based on your wishes and goals. The learning process will be enjoyable and characterized by gradual remarkable improvements. If you are interested, we can also explore the different creative possibilities offered by the use of pedals and effects. The lessons take place mostly in Berlin-Mitte (near Alexanderplatz - 10178). I have two basses, a piano, many effects pedals, and a synthesizer. If you want, you can bring your bass or play one of mine.

Roberto
Contemporary approach to bass guitar playing/(every instrument accepted)
Focusing on the development of own unique voice I will plan a specific program for each student in order to bring him to the next level. After studying in my youth with bass guitar innovators Matthew Garrison, Dominique Di Piazza, Skuli Sverrisson, at Berklee College of Music and privately with Jazz theory and Improvisation guru Hal Crook and after almost 20 years of playing professionally all around the world with amazing people I´ve accumulated tons of invaluable lessons ready to be shared with my students.

Valentin
Computer Music Assisted / Piano Lessons - French & English
Hello I'm a musican and music producer and i come from France. I'm part of differents music la bel in France and i have benn playing in differents bands as a keyboarder. I've done some professional music studies and i 've been teaching music since 5 years for any kind of level and people. If you want to discover music and learn it with cool and frindly vibes, just ask me !

Daire
Piano, double bass, electric bass or theory from experienced teacher
Teaches Piano, Double Bass, Electric Bass I have a Music degree from the Conservatory of Music and Drama DIT and four years experience teaching piano and double bass in classical and jazz, conducting youth orchestras and teaching music theory and composition.I am a member of ESTA Ireland. My lessons are tailored for ever person, with a focus is on developing a love for the art, particularly with younger students.

Madara
Integrated Music lessons for kids - theory, composition, piano
Music lessons with Madara will be fitting to those young people who are willing to either try themselves in the field of music or have decided to learn music. With Madara you will learn music in practice and in theory. Usually the lesson would integrate such components as piano playing, singing, tasks for music theory and composing (or improvising). "Composing has become an important and also very fun activity in my music lessons. Children very often show up their will and ability to create their own music which is not only a great way to develop creativity but is also very effective way to learn music theory in practice. Madara Composer, Music Teacher, Musician

João
Music Composition and Music Production. Learn how to develop your ideas.
I have a master degree in music composition at the Royal Conservatoire Den Haag. I have been working in music composition for 10 year. This is a class where you are going to learn how to work with your own composition ideas as well get acquaintance to new composition tools and approach. This is open for different types of music approach: - contemporary classical music - electronic music production/Ableton (any style you want) - Music for Cinema (theory and how to do mockups with samples) -Generative Music (Using max/msp and reaktor)

Katia
Violin lessons, music theory and history of music
Violinist born in Moscow, graduated from Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory, Konservatorium Wien and Royal Conservatory of Brussels (with distinction), gives lessons of violin playing and solfege in english, german in the center of Brussels (Sablon) or in your place. Muscovite violinist, graduated from the Moscow Tschaikovsky Conservatory, Conservatory of Vienna and the Royal Conservatory of Brussels (with distinction), gives violin lessons for children, adults and teenagers. Music lessons for children 1-4 years in the form of a small concert. Course in English, French, German or Russian. Course in the city center (Sablon) or at home in Brussels.

Vinicius
Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced Guitar Lessons
Hello, my name is Vinicius, I am a Brazilian Biologist and I am completing my Masters in Neuroscience at VU Amsterdam. I have been playing guitar since I was 11 and I have been teaching the instrument for almost 10 years now. I believe that motivating the student and helping him to integrate the instrument into his daily routine is the most important role that a teacher can do. My methodology is the flipped-classroom and I use the Google Classroom platform: every week, I will write a study guide with details of what we discussed during class + references (videos/blogs/books). This can be used by the student to study carefully at their own pace. During our next class, we will discuss the points you had the most difficulty and advance your knowledge further. I can also record videos and write essays from scratch specifically for you, whenever the material is not available online. About me I learned to play the guitar on my own - later in life I had classical training at university (singing, piano and classical guitar). I play Fingerstyle guitar, popularized by artists like Andy McKee, Tommy Emmanuel and Antoine Dufour, which consists of playing melody, harmony and percussion at the same time.

Danny
SONGWRITING course with intensive and result-oriented methods
English Translation: contact me please SONGS generally consist of chord and text lines. But where does that information come from and how do you make something out of nothing? How do you make that one great hIT or how strongly does your new song affect your love? Well, that's called "inspiration processing" and how does that work? Well, I'll tell you that in my course. If you already play the guitar or piano, you are one step ahead. Your instrument is like a trampoline that offers you more options to go further and higher. Most 'songs' are born at the craziest moments. A good songwriter his / her antennas are always open :-) and for some it is a continuous activity. During my course I teach you through all sorts of tips and tricks (including: Travel Chord Duo Method - One Four Five and minor input - Key Word Designation and Relative Chord Progressions etc.) how you can achieve strong songs. For me it is a daily activity and I have been writing all my life for others and sometimes for myself. All in all I have sold more than a million copies worldwide as an author / composer / performer. Is that little or is that a lot? I do not know. It doesn't interest me that much anymore. I want to share my knowledge about how to write a song with motivated people who want to go further than just replaying others' songs. Whether they get stuck somewhere during composing and who are not afraid to seek advice. Music is a life flirt. There are only two types of music: good and bad ... Do you have a foundation of chords, do you want to know how to make a good song .....? Just book an hour to get started. That is the scan hour. Are we lying together and is there a click? If you book and I confirm, then you also know who I am and where I hide :-) Not satisfied after the first 'lesson'? Money Back. Danny

Martha
Gesangsunterricht - singing lessons - via Skype - erfahrene Gesangslehrerin - experienced vocalcoach
I want to help you realize your full potential as a singer and to guide and encourage you as you progress. I am a very motivated singing teacher, vocal coach and Singer with an extensive academic background in singing. I was educated in classical at the conservatories of Vienna and Berlin and in modern singing at the conservatory of Barcelona. I have 18 years of professional experience and am experienced in a range of styles, including musical, jazz, modern music, pop, rock etc. As a vocal coach, I can help you to prepare performances, recordings, and for auditions. Singing lessons are individually tailored to suit you, your objectives, and your voice. Due to increasing demand for online lessons they are offered via Skype, from the comfort of your home and according to your own schedule. Lessons in German, English or Spanish. Please let me know your needs and availability

Vladimir
Guitar, Music theory, Composition, Music software
I am a professional guitarist, guitar teacher and composer. I have more than 10 years of experience in teaching music. Skillful in many styles, such as classical, flamenco, bossa nova, blues, jazz. Proficient in music theory, music composition and music software such as Logic Pro, Ableton Live, Max MSP. If you want to learn how to play guitar, to compose your own music using instruments or a computer, I can help you. If you have a question, do not hesitate to call or write!

Zoé
Music theory course for young and old :)
Hello everyone ! Student in master interpreting in lyric singing at the Geneva University of Music on the site of Neuchâtel, I propose you an apprenticeship in the theory of music that is solfège. If you are musicians and your pet peeve is music theory, I propose to get rid of "your demons" through simple and fun exercises that will make you understand the magic of blacks, whites, sharps and flats :) Course accessible to amateurs, beginners and advanced level! Possible home schooling, possession of a keyboard (even small) recommended! :) Course: French, Spanish

Nicoló
Do you want to learn how to play saxophone in Amsterdam?
Music is the best way of communication in the world, the most international language and an easy way of sharing. Teaching means a lot for me; it allows me to pass on beautiful things I have learnt and at the same time to improve thanks to my students' feedback. Music and musical teaching are about joy and never-ending curiosity. My lessons are totally compiled on the student's needs, both time-wise and content-wise, and they are aimed to get quick results. We can work out many different topics together, such as learning tunes, technique, improvising, as well as approaching theory, reading, circular breathing, altissimo register and multiphonics... The lessons usually take place in my studio close by Javaplein in Amsterdam or by my house in Bos en Lommer. I work mornings and evenings as well as in the week end. Saxophone is fun! Contact me and get a first lesson as soon as possible, I am looking forward to meeting you.