Barry Sharp

Composer and Musician

Want to begin or advance your skills in music?

ALL LEVELS WELCOME

CAN DO IN-HOUSE OR VIDEO CALLS

PAYMENT OPTIONS FLEXIBLE

As a teacher, I seek to create an environment that serves as an open forum for collaboration and creativity. My goal is to cultivate students’ artistic sensibilities and inspire their continued involvement with the arts, in whatever capacity, throughout their lives. I have experience teaching students from beginners in music to advanced studies.

You can reach me at barrysharp90@gmail.com for free consultation if you’re interested and we can move forward from there. Below are the services I offer:

MUSIC LITERACY LESSONS (for beginners)

Introduction to music for non-musicians and first time music learners of all ages.

Learn about:

  • Rhythms

  • Notes

  • Harmony

  • Staves

  • Clefs

  • Circle of Fifths

  • Meter

  • And more!

MUSIC THEORY LESSONS

Introduction to advanced music theory. For anyone wanting to advance their knowledge of music. We can customize lessons just for what you want to work on!

Learn about:

  • Ear training

  • Advanced harmony

  • Advanced rhythm

  • Dictation

  • Analyzing music

  • Writing counterpoint

  • Analyzing form

  • Listening to music

COMPOSITION LESSONS

Introductory to advanced composition skills. We can customize lessons just what you want.

Learn about:

  • Writing music

  • Notating music

  • Composing with counterpoint

  • Dictating your ideas

  • Formalizing your ideas

 ELECTRONIC LESSONS (using DAWs) 

Introduction to Reaper and/or Audacity software (these DAW’s can be found online free)

Learn about:

  • Recording

  • Editing

  • Mixing

  • Composing with electronics