MUSIC THEORY & COMPOSITION LESSONS

 "There is no other human activity that asks for such a harmonious cooperation of intellect and soul as artistic creation, especially music.  --Ernst Levy

"There is no other human activity that asks for such a harmonious cooperation of intellect and soul as artistic creation, especially music.  --Ernst Levy

Jonathan Flowers is a professional composer and arranger who has taught music theory at the high school, Advanced Placement, and conservatory levels.  Theory and composition lessons focus on each student’s personal needs and musical goals.  Areas of focus may include any of the following:

  • Tutoring for Advanced Placement Music Theory

  • Preparation for college placement examinations in music theory, sight singing, and ear training

  • Portfolio development for college applications

  • Arranging and composing for instruments

  • Arranging for vocal ensembles

  • Song-writing

  • Fundamentals of music notation

  • Tonal harmony and counterpoint

  • Form and analysis

  • Other topics of student interest