Private Lessons

Caitlin offers private composition lessons to students interested in composing for concert and commercial media. Lessons are tailored for beginning and intermediate composers, especially those seeking to prepare for college applications. Lessons are offered in-person and online via Zoom.

Please submit all inquiries through the Contact Page for more information about availability and rates.

See below for a list of software and topics offered.

Digital Audio Workstations (DAWs):
MOTU Digital Performer
Avid Pro Tools
Steinberg Cubase
Logic Pro

Notation Software:

Composition Topics:
Music Theory & Composition (Beginning-Advanced)
Film Scoring
Sound Design & Mixing
Score Prep & Notation
Preparing a Portfolio for College Applications


Caitlin is an amazing composition teacher. She is flexible to teach you all styles of composing, from concert music to film scoring. Her instruction is always clear and informative, and with her guidance, I was able to build my composition portfolio and get accepted into all the five colleges that I applied to!” - Britney