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Understanding Music Theory/AP Music Theory Test Prep

I specialize in tutoring beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels of Music Theory. As a current student at The Berklee College of Music and a long-time violinist, pianist, guitarist, and professional vocalist, I not only have a deep understanding to share about the ins and outs of music theory, I carry a passion for this particular art form as well. Even with the most basic knowledge of music theory, students can find themselves able to play various instruments without having picked them up in the past and extensively understand pieces of music that they may be challenged to play or listen to. My goal is to help students remain curious and share the development of passion that has potential to come with learning the language of music.

Extra information

Always have writing materials available: pencil (never a pen, mistakes will be made and embraced), paper/notebook
- optional: access to a piano is encouraged/helpful

Location

At teacher's location: berklee college of music
At student's location: Around Boston, MA, United States
Online via webcam

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The class is taught in:

English, Tagalog

About Me

- My ethnicity is a mix of Peruvian and Filipino roots
- I am fluent in Tagalog and identify greatly with my Filipino heritage
- I love music but my true passion has always been to sing
- Though I am often a listener in group settings, I enjoy being sociable and love creating new relationships––especially those who share similar interests
- my favorite color is yellow, my favorite book is The Handmaid's Tale, and I love strawberry ice-cream

Education

I attended all primary levels of school until earning my High School Diploma from Archbishop Mitty High School in San Jose, California. I currently live in Boston and I'm studying Music Theatre to earn my BFA in Music Theatre at The Boston Conservatory at Berklee.

Experience / Qualifications

- I've always loved helping my peers in my music classes––ever since I was little
- I've studied voice for 10+ years, with a focus on jazz, classical, and music theatre
- I played violin for 5 years, 3 of those years spent as a part of the San Jose Youth Chamber Orchestra
- I merged my piano and guitar lessons for 5 years
- I am a current student at Berklee College of Music, specifically at the conservatory studying Music Theatre
- Aside from music, I am a dancer and actor as well
- I enjoy art and painting, film-editing, physics, the French language
- I also work closely with kids; I worked at an Arts Summer Camp where I taught and observed singing, acting, and dancing classes
- I also raised my (now) seven-year-old sister who I still actively homeschool online in science, history, english, music, and language subjects
- I am a citizen of the US and the Philippines
- I am fluent in both English and Tagalog

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