About Us

Welcome to Hello Music Theory, one of the leading websites in online music education. We exist to help students and teachers make music more accessible, fun, and easy.

Our goal is to be the go-to place on the internet to learn music theory. We want to help teachers by providing awesome teaching materials and also to provide easy-to-understand teaching instructions for those who are learning by themselves.

Having started back in 2014, now Hello Music Theory is visited by over 300,000 people each month from all corners of the world.

Meet The Team

Dan Farrant – Founder

Dan is a music teacher and musician, originally from London, who studied Jazz Double Bass at The Royal Academy of Music from 2008 to 2012.

Having been a musician for over 20 years and teaching for over 10, he plays the piano, guitar, and the double bass.

Currently, Dan lives in Surrey, UK where he teaches music privately and runs this website.

Samuel Chase – Writer

Samuel is a musician and composer from Connecticut in the USA. He studied music at The University of Virginia, his Postgraduate in Austria, and has recently finished his PhD at the University Of Surrey where he studied the use of minimalism in film music.

As well as being one of the writers for Hello Music Theory, Samuel is a composer writing for film and television.

How To Support Hello Music Theory

If you’ve enjoyed using the free resources we have and would like to support us in this project, then you can do so in a few different ways.

Firstly, you can purchase some of our practice exams, pdf worksheet packs, study guides or video courses. It helps us keep all the cogs turning.

Secondly, you can share this website with a friend. So far this site has grown pretty much entirely by word of mouth so if you can put a link on your website, share on Facebook or tweet it on Twitter, we’d be really grateful.

Lastly, you can send us a message saying what you like (or don’t like) about the site. We’d love to hear from you!