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Music Theory for Beginner to Intermediate - Need Help With Exams?

Music theory is crucial in order to communicate with other musicians and also crucial to help under your instruments. However, it is a hard topic to understand and can be taught in a complicated way but I have been taught some great techniques that make learning music theory much simpler. I am a college student studying music at a HND level and before that I had an A every year for music in my SQA Exams so I can teach anyone up to Higher Music.
I can teach online and in person, it is all up to personal choice.

Location

At student's location: Around Bonnyrigg, United Kingdom
Online via webcam
At student's location: Around Currie, United Kingdom

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General info

Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Duration:
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English, Polish

About Me

I previously worked in a trampoline park for a year and a few months so I got to work with kids a lot along with teaching them new tricks and the main focus in those tricks is to have the confidence to do it which is important for learning new things, even music theory.
I currently go to college studying music further and had learnt very simplified ways to understand music which I wish were available to me when I first started my interest in music.

Education

Before I finished high school I was eager to start studying music in a bigger depth so left high school on my last year and I now study Music at Edinburgh College on an HND course.

Experience / Qualifications

SQA Higher Music and below
I have experience with working with kids for over a year now from a trampoline park called Ryze Edinburgh.

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