Electronic Music:

  • electronic composition 

  • Max MSP

  • live vocal processing 

  • audio recording techniques

  • mixing and mastering

    • Pro Tools

Composition Tutoring:

  • classical composition 

  • music theory & ear training 

  • conducting 

  • digital composition

    • Finale​

    • Ableton Live

Voice Lessons:

  • classical voice 

  • folk/traditional voice 

  • vocal improvisation​​

  • Lessons offered in Alameda home studio, at Mills College in Oakland, California, or in your own home if piano is available.

  • I offer 30-minute lessons, however, I believe that one hour is more conducive for getting into the flow of work, and my hourly rate is discounted 15%.

  • Established students can buy a monthly plan for a discounted price.

  • I will take adults and young-adults of all skill levels, from beginner to advanced, tailoring our lesson plans to meet your needs.

  • I offer one-on-one lessons for ages 11+, but I will allow younger serious students if they have 2+ years of experience.

Disclaimer: You will receive an automated email after you have booked, however, if you a first time student, I will review your information and send you an email either confirming or cancelling your lesson based on if I believe we will be a good fit. 

Cancellation Policy: Please cancel 24 hours in advance. If you miss 3 lessons without letting me know at least 2 hours before hand, you will be blacklisted and will not be allowed to book further lessons.

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2019 Emily Cardwell


Oakland, California