For Teens and Adults

Music Theory gives students a thorough understanding of the building blocks of music, starting with the basics of rhythm and notes, and going on to cover harmony and counterpoint, composition, and a broad knowledge of western music, including composers and their works, structure, style and period.

As instrumental skills progress, development in music theory and musicianship becomes increasingly important in helping students to perform with sensitivity, understanding and confidence.

We have several tutors who teach Music Theory at Lamp House Music, and provide perfect support for pupils seeking extra tuition for exams studied as part of the school curriculum at National 4, National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher Levels.

If you or your child are working towards grading exams or a career in music it is important to note that having Grade 5 Theory is also a prerequisite for Practical Grades 6, 7 and 8 exams, and is usually a requirement for students wishing to study music at College or University. 

Music Theory Lessons are also useful for those returning to music after some time and in need of a refresher, or for budding composers or current instrumentalists looking to advance their musical knowledge.

As with all private tutoring, the pupil will do best if they take lessons over a continued period of time, well in advance of any exams.  We can absolutely provide the knowledge and support, but pupils themselves must invest their time and commitment in order to make good progress to be well-prepared for any assessment.

Music Theory lessons are taught in weekly 30-minute lessons, at a cost of £21.00 per week, paid in terms (approx 8 weeks). 

Call 01620 825630 for more information or use the sign-up form!


Lamp House Music
The Lamp House
Station Yard, Hospital Rd,
Haddington East Lothian,
EH41 3PP
t: 01620 825630
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