Music Theory

Music Theory

Learn music theory online with professional music teachers

Live online music theory lessons - whenever and wherever you like
Learn how your favourite songs work: From pop, rock, soul, RnB, and hip hop to jazz and classical music
Includes music theory materials such as sheet music, professional recordings, and backing tracks

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Languages: German, English
Music styles: Jazz, Classical, Pop, Rock, Electronic Music, Brazilian Music

My teaching approach: Besides solid basic skills, like good piano technique for example, I find it important to nurture your own ideas and creativity. This way you will develop solid basis in learning piano and stay motivated to practice at the same time; stylistically I am open to your preferences. My feedback to you is honest and constructive. I do provide ways and means to you to improve all the time. This way you will permanently improve.

About Benjamin: Benjamin has mastered a wide range of piano styles, namely classical and jazz piano and studied music extensively. As performer he soon developed to become an integral part of the Berlin and the wider German music scene. Benjamin leads several band, among them his own ensembles for which he composes and arranges his original music.

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Languages: German, English
Music styles: Jazz, Classical, Pop, Rock, Blues, Soul

My teaching approach: My teaching can be flexibly adapted to develop your skills with the music that you enjoy and which is meaningful to you. In my online piano lesson I give 100% towards your goals and needs, and we make music together during the learning process. I think that this individuality make my lessons particularly vivid.

About Jo: Jo has years of experience in performing internationally and has played original composition on stages like Carnegie Hall in New York. He won several prizes and performed with jazz legends like Dave Liebman and leads groups under his name. Jo has taught piano lessons from beginners to professionals of all ages since many years.

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Languages: German, English
Music styles: Jazz, Pop, Rock, Alternative

My teaching approach: My teaching style is very song-oriented so we work on real music instead of dry exercises. Besides teaching the rudiments of playing the guitar and music basics in general, it’s very important for me to attend to your individual wishes and ideas. During our lessons, we will focus on the material creatively. No matter on what level you are, I’d like to encourage you to improvise and be creative.

About Luca: Since my childhood I play in different bands and earned experiences in different styles, such as Rock, Pop, Jazz and Electronic Music. After studying music in Switzerland I moved to Berlin. I’m working on my own projects and play concerts all around Europe. Besides being a freelance musician, I’ve been always teaching the guitar, music theory and ear training.

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Phillip Dornbusch

Phillip Dornbusch

Languages: German, English
Music styles: Jazz, Classical, Funk, Pop, Hip Hop, Latin

My teaching approach: Besides working on rudimental skills and the the broadening of your musical horizon (e.g. discovering different genres), I will primarily focus on your musical ideas and wishes. That way you will improve quick on the Saxophone in a playful way.

About Phillip Dornbusch: The Berlin based Saxophonist Phillip studied Jazz Saxophone in Hannover, Berlin and The Hague. He's an active part of the german Jazz scene with different projects. As a soloist and as a sideman in various bands (e.g. Bundesjazzorchester, Black Bear Basement) he can look back on numerous concerts in Germany and abroad.

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Languages: German, English, Swedish
Music styles: Jazz, Classical, Pop, Rock

My teaching approach: The teaching concept for my online piano lessons is stylistically very open and covers Jazz piano, Rock- and Pop piano as well as classical piano playing. As you learn how to play piano your motivation is more important than the style you play in. My online music lessons include besides learning piano also music theory and composition. I enjoy to teach piano to students all ages and levels, a profession that I do for many years.

About Povel: Swedish Pianist Povel played classical piano for many years before starting to enter the scene as a jazz and pop musician and studying jazz piano. Povel is present with manyfold projects within the German and Scandinavian Jazz scene, among them the HOLON trio. As a solist and as a sideman he play a wide range of musical styles, among them much Jazz but also Rock and Pop. As a teacher Povel has experience in teaching students all ages and levels.

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Music Theory

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A better understanding of the theoretical principles of music helps you develop in many elements of music ranging from hot to read music to how to use and even play musical instruments: from cello, violin, saxophone, piano, accordion, guitar, recorder, clarinet to drums!


Become a music expert by developing your music theory

At, you will learn music theory through live lessons from our professional music teachers. Our music teachers are trained at the top music universities and have extensive concert experience. In doing so, we will listen to your musical goals, wishes and preferences so that you will soon know the theory behind your favorite pieces! Here you will learn everything from notes, chords, rhythm, scales, cadenzas, or the circle of fifths to pentatonic.

A good teacher-student relationship is important to learn music theory effectively. In the first lesson, you will get to know your music teacher and find out if you fit together well. He / she will discuss with you what you would like to learn and create an individual learning plan for you. You will receive lessons and exercises based on your preferences, which are specially tailored to your level and your goals.


There are no limits to your style!

Whether you’re into Pop, Rock, Soul, RnB, Classical, Jazz, Hip Hop or any other musical style, our music teachers can show you how to analyze the songs of your favorite artists and show you their tricks. And as a student at you get all teaching materials like explanatory charts, theory tutorials and handouts about chords, scales and all the other supportive tools you need for free!
Online live lessons whenever and wherever you want
Your music theory lessons at take place online and wherever you want. This saves time and money and allows you to spend your free time studying music instead of commuting to a music school. For your songwriting lessons, you only need a live Videochat software, such as Skype and a good internet connection.
You are also very flexible with regards to time. You can always take music theory lessons when your music teacher is available. The online calendar is always up-to-date, so you can easily select your desired dates. Or you simply book a regular lesson like most of our students. So you have lessons every week and can learn most effectively.


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Just contact us so that we can get to know each other in a personal and free introductory talk with our learning coordinators and find the best way to learn music theory for you. We look forward to making music with you!