Music Theory

for all levels and ages

Limitless Songwriting offers music theory lessons and tutoring. We can work with you whether you want to learn the ins and outs of music theory for your own personal enjoyment, or if you need extra help for a class (including AP and college-level courses).

Music theory explains the principles for analyzing and composing music. It helps in songwriting and music composition because it explains what works to make great-sounding music and why. It explains how the language of music is written. Key components of theory include:

  • Key signatures
  • Meter
  • Rhythm
  • Melody
  • Scales and modes
  • Chords and chord progressions
  • Form (phrase, period, binara, sonata, rondo, etc.)
  • Themes (motive, sequence, etc.)
  • And more…


No matter your level of proficiency on any instrument, music theory will help you to become fluent in music.