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Chris O.

8 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded DCI World Champion from Drum Corps International
  • Bachelor of Music - Trumpet Performance from University of Michigan
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Chris O.

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The most successful musicians are the ones who tell a story through making music. The secret to this success is a commitment to constant improvement and cultivating a strong musical voice. These are the cornerstones of my experience teaching and performing music. Throughout high school, college, and even beyond, I’ve sought out opportunities to share music and connect with audiences regardless of where I am. I believe music is something deeply personal and a gift that should be shared with others. Study with me and I will help you find your voice so you can share with the people in your life.

About Chris

I've been teaching students from complete beginners to college level for a decade. I hold a Bachelor's in Music from the University of Michigan ('16), a Master's in Music from Penn State University ('18), and a Graduate Certificate from the University of Southern California ('20). Through my years

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Daniel S.
Chris is an absolutely wonderful teacher who always has his students needs in mind. He is also really skilled in a lot of different styles of music so he can help you learn about anything that you are interested in! If you are looking to become better at trumpet or music in general, I highly recommend taking lessons with Chris.
Alex M.
I've played with Chris for several years and he is a fantastic musician! Always bringing creative ideas to the table, easy to work with, extremely driven. If you have the opportunity to take a lesson with him, I HIGHLY recommend it!
Eric
Great first ever trumpet lesson! I learned many things that included: maintaining, setup, hand placement, holding notes and more. Chris is an experienced instructor that has a positive energy and He’s very encouraging.

John G.

18 Reviews
Spring Valley, CA
Starting at $42
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Ashtabula Area Orchestra Concerto Competition Winner from Ashtabula Area Orchestra and Ashtabula Chamber of Commerce, Ashtabula, Ohio
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John G.

18 Reviews
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Classical, Jazz, Big Band, Concert Band, Orchestral, Brass Quintet/Choir, Reggae/Ska, Pop/Rock Cover Band Music, Dixieland Jazz, Military and Bugle Calls

About John

I am a 38 year old professional musician, and music and tennis Instructor. I teach Trumpet, French Horn, singing and tennis. I have 25 years experience playing trumpet, French Horn and Singing and play in several groups around the San Diego area including: Filarmonica Portuguesa Uniao De San Di

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Penelope M.
John really does well with Penny and Julie.
Julie M.
Kids loved him.
Max M.
John works with 12 year old Max very nicely.
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Tom S.

20 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Awarded Associated Board of Music( Final)-Brass Instruments from Associated Boards of the Royal Schools of Music. UK
  • Teaching since 1979
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tom S.

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I teach trumpet to absolute beginners right through to advanced. I aim to make the lessons enjoyable and fun , but i also will make sure that all my pupils make good and steady progress. I have been playing and teaching brass instruments for over thirty years

About Tom

I am a very experienced and fully qualified music and instrumental teacher, with over 30 years of experience. I am a experienced performer in both playing, singing and conducting too. Making and very importantly enjoying music is my passion. I have taught brass instruments right through fr

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Eva
Tom is amazing teacher .Highly recommended
Sebastian
He help me really understand the notes of an instrument and he was great, I really recommend him
Robert M.
Tom is patient yet pushed me in the direction I wanted to go. Just the right amount of push for me.

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Ruben M.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Music in Contemporary Music from Western Oregon University
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Ruben M.

8 Reviews
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Have you hit a roadblock in your trumpet playing? Is your child not seeing progress from playing in their school band? Need help with your All-State audition? Picking up a hobby for the quarantine? Look no further!

My approach to the trumpet is one that starts with the sound of the music playing in my head. Once I can get you to hear beautiful trumpet sounds playing in your own head, you will find that playing the trumpet is as easy as blowing spit wads through a straw!

My students get a weekly dose of fundamentals that include long tones, flexibility, and articulation. Once those are in place, we can apply those skills learned to a musical etude. You can expect to cover as much material (or as little) as you want in a given week; I will pace your lessons according to your ability level and desire. But with the right amount of deliberate practice, I can help you become a truly great trumpeter.

Let's get this fired up!

About Ruben

Ruben has been teaching private lessons since 2014 and is currently available to teach lessons at your home, at his studio, and online. His students have gone on to audition into honor bands, and play solos for competitions and festivals. Ruben received his training at Western Oregon University

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Rachel H.
hes nice from hayden
Keagan W.
Ruben is a very passionate trumpet player who’s plays and teaches from the heart. He’s a very patient and enthusiastic teacher who believes in his students. I was impressed with his philosophy that each student has a “trumpet voice” within them that he can help them find. It made a lot of sense to me and has inspired me. Thanks for all you do Ruben!
Hayden H.
Hayden really enjoyed his first lesson with Ruben. Ruben was skilled at making it work in an online format. My son is a bit shy, but Ruben is friendly and very encouraging.

Gaw V.

52 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Hmong
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2004
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Gaw V.

52 Reviews
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We will focus on proper techniques and learn songs you would like to play.

About Gaw

Gaw is a voice artist and music teacher. She has been performing for 20 years and has been teaching music over 10 years. She received her B.M. in Jazz Studies and her Master in Voice Performance at California State University of Sacramento. Gaw is a positive, personable, and enthusiastic teach

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Caleb
She has a great way of teaching that has very much been helping me learn.
Angeline T.
Great teacher. Very enthusiastic.
Shreya
My daughter says that Gaw is an amazing teacher! She loves her singing class.

Daniel L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2008
  • B.M. in Trumpet Performance from Cedarville University
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Daniel L.

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I am an experienced educator and orchestral musician. I have taught students of all ages and ability levels, and I really enjoy helping students learn and grow as musicians and trumpet players. I have held positions with the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra and the Richmond Symphony in addition to playing with numerous orchestras throughout the midwest. Whether you are looking for help preparing for solo and ensemble, college auditions, or just want to improve on your instrument, I can help!

About Daniel

I am an experienced performer and educator. I hold the position of Principal Trumpet with the Springfield Symphony Orchestra and 3rd trumpet with the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra. I have also held the position of Assistant Principal Trumpet with the Richmond Symphony in Virginia, in addition to pe

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"My son really enjoyed his first lesson and seems genuinely excited for more"
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Took Trumpet lessons from Nicholas C.
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"I found this to be the perfect combination. Michael is a young college student where as I am on the verge of retirement. Michael was patient, treated me as the beginner that I am and spoke to me in a language I could understand. Can't wait for my next lesson."
Alistair
Took Trumpet lessons from Michael B.
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"Working with Jeremy has been a great experience. I am 57 years old and have had NO music experience. Jeremy knew that from the start and he has been very patient with me and explains everything to where I understand completely what he is saying. I felt so relaxed with Jeremy that I have signed up for 5 more lessons."
Jill
Took Trumpet lessons from Jeremy S.
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"Michelle has done a fantastic job getting our son up to speed to begin middle school band this year."
William
Took Trumpet lessons from Michelle L.
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"Happy to have TROY as my trumpet teacher"
Raymond
Took Trumpet lessons from Troy S.
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"Nicholas’s has Great energy and patient instruction for my son’s very first lesson. He was all smiles and excited to learn more!"
Isaak
Took Trumpet lessons from Nicholas C.
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"Gifted musician with a lovely teaching style!"
Mason
Took Trumpet lessons from Katie M.
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"He helped me become a better trombone player"
Dalton
Took Trumpet lessons from Wade B.
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"My son loved his first lesson and the instructor. 😊
thank you, John. He got to play many notes that he did not with the previous instructor."
Tyler
Took Trumpet lessons from John G.
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"I feel like he really understands my struggles and how to help me. Plus, he offered to transpose some pieces that I want to play on trumpet.

He's a great instructor!"
Jennifer
Took Trumpet lessons from Dustin L.
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