18 Ear Training Tutors Found Near Chicago, IL



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Dan P.

Ear Training Tutor

Morton Grove, IL 60053

Will travel 8 miles

$80 per hour.

5.0 5 ratings

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Pro musician/performer toured the world & performed on Broadway

I studied ear training at Musicians Institute in Hollywood, CA. And as a working musician and instructor, I am constantly having to learn many songs by ear. Therefore, I use this skill on a daily basis. I have been giving private guitar lessons since 1994 at various music stores throughout the Chicagoland area - Pro Am Music in Downers Grove '94 to '98, Offbeat Music in Lake Zurich 2001 to 2008, Minstrel Music in Niles 2008 to 2012, School of Rock in Highwood and teaching out of my own home studio in Morton Grove. I truly believe that a big part of being a complete artist is giving back and s [more]


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John R.

Ear Training Tutor

Skokie, IL 60077

Will travel 10 miles

$90 per hour.

4.99 94 ratings

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Former Music Professor (piano, jazz, composition, theory, history,)

My academic preparation in ear training consists of classes at Berklee College of Music and Roosevelt University. I served as ear-training coach while at Roosevelt. I always incorporate ear training in my piano teaching. When teaching ear training, I follow a standard university curriculum, starting with recognizing and notating basic tonal harmonic material (intervals and chords), tonal melodies, and simple rhythms. More-advanced work would consist of recognizing and notating modulating progressions, atonal materials, and polyrhythms/changing meter. I encourage each student to practice da [more]


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Denise M.

Ear Training Tutor

Chicago, IL 60609

Will travel 10 miles

$40 per hour.

4.92 12 ratings

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Music, Math, and Science

I have a Bachelor in Music Performance Degree, for which I took two years of solfege (ear-training and sight-singing), with an A grade in all four semesters. In my junior and senior years, I tutored for the advanced solfege classes. I worked with both music majors and non-music majors enrolled in the classes. Hi, I'm Denise! I'm a proud Tartan alumni of Carnegie Mellon University, where I graduated with my Bachelor in Music Performance Degree. I have 2 years experience teaching violin and viola, and tutoring for ear-training and sight-singing. I've worked with a variety of ages and skill level [more]


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William C.

Ear Training Tutor

Evanston, IL 60201

Will travel 25 miles

$70 per hour.

5.0 2 ratings

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Trumpet Instructor

I have a Bachelor's Degree in Music from Northwestern University. While there, I completed six music theory and ear training courses over two years with an "A" average in each. I am an active performer who frequently practices singing pieces I have to perform. I use movable Do solfege. I have been teaching private trumpet lessons since 2009. I am currently pursuing a Master of Music at Northwestern University, where I also received a Bachelor of Music in 2013. Since 2012 I have been an active performer, playing with the Civic Orchestra of Chicago (until 2014), the Orlando Philharmonic Orch [more]


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Matthew G.

Ear Training Tutor

Chicago, IL 60605

Will travel 18 miles

$65 per hour.

5.0 17 ratings

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Upright and Electric Bass, Music Composition, Theory, Eartraining

I have a degree in Music Composition and currently teach composition ear training, general music, music history and, music theory and sight singing. Performer: Bassist and Composer Matt G. earned a degree in music composition from The Cleveland Institute of Music where he studied with Dr. Donald Erb. While studying in Cleveland Matt could often be heard in performance on Bass in Cleveland jazz clubs such as Club Isabella and The Boarding House, or in concert venues such as the Cain Park Summer Jazz Series or the Tri-C Sundown Jazz Series with artists such as Ralph Jackson and Willie Smith. [more]


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Marshall R.

Ear Training Tutor

Chicago, IL 60614

Will travel 10 miles

$60 per hour.

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Guitar, Songwriting, Jazz. Beginner - Advanced

My degree in jazz guitar included extensive music theory and ear training. With a solid foundation in theory, and great understanding of the piano, I have the tools necessary to help anyone become better at playing what they hear, and hearing what was played. Having transcribed numerous virtuoso solos, and countless songs of all styles, it has become an almost second nature, and essential part of my musicianship. I am primarily a guitarist, but I also play bass, drums, ukulele, piano, violin, and sing. I am originally from Indianapolis, where I learned violin from the Suzuki method. Becaus [more]


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Kelly R.

Ear Training Tutor

Chicago, IL 60616

Will travel 30 miles

$50 per hour.

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Kelly, 9 yrs Vocal Experience

I am qualified to tutor in this subject because I have a BA in music education. I also have approximately 6 years of experience doing ear training and sight singing with middle school and high school students. I never received lesson that a B on any of my ear training and sight singing courses during college. My name is Kelly, most of my students call me Kelly or Ms. Kelly. I have a great passion for music as is evident by my 9 years of teaching experience in vocal music education. I have experience with all ages, from a 3 year old wanting to play the piano to a 60 yr old trying to regain her [more]


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Daniel L.

Ear Training Tutor

Chicago, IL 60659

Will travel 10 miles

$45 per hour.

4.73 104 ratings

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Reading, Math Intervention w/Confidence Building

I come from a musical mother who had perfect pitch. I had ear training at Roosevelt University when I was studying in the Jazz Studies Program. I have perfect pitch, and can learn songs on guitar from listening to them. I have played such instruments as cello, trombone, guitar, bass guitar, piano, and drums. I have won competitions when I was young, receiving 1st place metals numerous times, and have taught myself to be proficient on guitar and bass guitar. I have also played in a number of rock bands and played in bars and clubs. [more]


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Derek B.

Ear Training Tutor

Chicago, IL 60626

Will travel 20 miles

$50 per hour.

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Music, English, and Foreign Language tutor

I am a member of the voice faculty at a college, where I hold a studio of 19 students. I've earned my master's degree from Northwestern University, and my bachelor's degree from Webster University. I've been teaching for about two years, and love having the opportunity to watch my students grow in new and authentic ways. Learning is my primary passion in life, and there is nothing that I love more than imparting the knowledge I've gathered, whether that be through performance, education, or conversation. The characteristic which has allowed me to adapt so easily to whatever task is put in fron [more]


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Nicholas S.

Ear Training Tutor

Chicago, IL 60622

Will travel 25 miles

$60 per hour.

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Jazz performance, Music Theory and Composition

As a High School and University student I studied music theory and advanced music theory and always excelled at ear training (I guess it comes with performing jazz also). Three exercises in ear training were my favorite - Interval recognition, Aural Dictation (listening to a melody or series of chords and transcribing by ear) and Sight Singing (seeing a written melody and be able to sing it by sight). With humble beginnings, growing up just north of Boston, MA, I began playing music at the age of 10 in elementary school and never looked back. After studying Jazz Studies performance at the Univ [more]