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Franklin D.

2 Reviews
Belmont, CA
Starting at $45
  • Teaching since 1981
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BM, MM (Music Education, Music Performance) from San Francisco State University
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Franklin D.

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I teach students of all ages on all the brass instruments. With more than 30 years of teaching experience, I tailor my teaching to the individual needs of both students and parents, and I like to make our lessons fun and productive. I cover all the basics of playing, from correct breathing to correct style, and I impart a deep knowledge and appreciation of music to my students as well. I offer flexible scheduling, with sessions varying in length from 30 to 90 minutes, to help fit all budgets.

About Franklin

I am a San Francisco native and a graduate of Lowell High School and San Francisco State University, where I earned degrees in music performance and education. I teach all the brass instruments at my studio in Belmont, at Skyline College in San Bruno, and at Manor Music in Pacifica. I have also

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Hoshin L.
Franklin is very detail oriented, patient and a good role model. My child really enjoy the lessons with him.
Matthew M.
Franklin was so patient with my 14-year-old son. We look forward to our next lesson.
Cameron
Mr Davis has been great! He’s very patient, encouraging and helpful!
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Caleb M.

67 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Awarded Semi-Finalist from National Trumpet Competion
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Caleb M.

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I've been playing trumpet for 18 years, and I'm anxious to pass along my love for the instrument to others of all ages! I teach a variety of styles with my experience performing many kinds of music from classical to hip-hop. Whatever your interests I can get you playing with a healthy approach to brass playing and solid fundamentals!

About Caleb

Caleb moved from his hometown of Wichita, Kansas, to Chicago in 2008 to attend DePaul University, where he received his Bachelor’s in Trumpet Performance studying under Matt Lee and Tage Larsen. Since then, Caleb has picked up a variety of regular gigs across a wide spectrum of styles, genres, and

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Bob M.
Caleb knows when to interrupt with a tip or a useful instruction and knows how to frame it in a way that makes sense to the student.
Austin
Caleb was great! He is great with my 11 year old son. Looking forward to the next lesson. My son said he was really cool :)
Stefan T.
amazing experience! very accommodating and patient (my son had his trumpet sent to be fixed for long time and Caleb did not get upset)
we are looking forward for the next lessons!

Vince N.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Jazz Studies - Performance from University of North Texas
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2019
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Vince N.

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I am a current student at the University of North Texas, studying under Mike Steinel and working towards a Bachelors Degree in Jazz Studies - Trumpet Performance. I grew up in the Anne Arundel County public school system, so I know what it takes to grow and succeed in the music programs here. Lessons are less about learning etudes and concertos, and more about increasing your ability and unlocking your potential as a musician, That is what I have always sought to focus on with my own students. Becoming more proficient and skilled in your instrument makes the entire experience far more enjoyable!

About Vince

Hello! My name's Vince, and I've been playing the Trumpet for about 11 years now, since I was 9 years old. Throughout my public school years in AACPS, I participated in every all-county ensemble which I was eligible for. I developed a love for Jazz in High School, and after many unfortunate gigs ar

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Alex L.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Awarded Second Place Trophy from Six Flags over Georgia
  • Teaching since 2003
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Alex L.

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I have been a musician for 30yrs. with Alto Sax being my Primary Instrument. Being a Woodwind player I also play Flute, Clarinet, Trumpet, Trombone, Baritone, Tuba, and Percussion. I have performed in many large/medium/small venues with many Bands and Ensembles throughout my career. I have also, been a Georgia Certified Teacher, member of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity, and member of the Music Educators National Conference for 14yrs. Most recently as an educator in Clayton County I performed with other musicians at a County production of "The Wiz".

About Alex

I have lead others and taught them before ever having my own classroom as a leader in High School and College. It has greatly pleased me that my students have had many accomplishments in many groups. These vary from various Honors Bands, the Atlanta Youth Symphony Orchestra, and many High Valued Sc

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Richard G.
Great first lesson.
DeMarcus
On time for lesson, Respectful, knowledgeable. Alex offered great warmups, etc that showed improvement to my sons playing right away. Very excited about the lessons to come.
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William A.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Bachelor of Science in JAZZ from University of Southern California
  • Awarded Stan Getz & clifford brown group from IAJE and NFAA
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William A.

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I Have been teaching for 10 + years.Part of my daily focus is on relaxed breathing and generating a big beautiful tone for every note played. Long tones are something that I include in my daily regiment. Lots of dexterity exercises,range building, as well as endurance.

Another aspect of my daily regiment is improvisation. focusing on major/minor/ whole tone/diminished scales/ II-Vs in all keys and playing changes!

Lastly RESTING as MUCH as you PRACTICE is very IMPORTANT!

About William

William is a versatile and energetic musician, having shared the stage and recorded with numerous popular artists. Other performances with: John Mayer, toured with Teena Marie for 5 years,Stevie Wonder, accompanied Mariah Carey at the 2006 Grammy’s, Ludacris on the Jay Leno Show, India Arie, Nine I

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Fiona Case
Really good teacher, lots of positive feedback, absolutely awesome!
Bryan
Excellent teacher. Very patient and easy going.
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David N.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $85
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded First Place Winner of 2010 ITG Jazz Solo Competition from International Trumpet Guild
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David N.

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Throughout my time at Berklee, NEC, and now Juilliard, I have studied with many great teachers and musicians from Wynton Marsalis, Eddie Henderson, Kenny Barron, Tiger Okoshi, John McNeil, and Laurie Frink to Jerry Bergonzi, and Miguel Zenon. The diverse subjects we went over in lessons and classes gives me a unique knowledge of certain styles and musical ideas. I try to be as personal and individual as I can when it comes to teaching students. That was the thing that stood out amongst my favorite teachers.

About David

A graduate of the Juilliard School, I have performed with some of the worlds most accomplished and well-known musicians, including Wayne Shorter, Dave Liebman, Arturo O’Farrill, Ellis Marsalis, Randy Weston, among many others. Along with performances at the Blue Note, Dizzy's Club Coca Cola, Small

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Darrell G.
David is a great teacher at teaching the complex
and making it very understandable regarding the trumpet.
Dave
David was great. The class was a lot of fun and I learned exercises and pointers that I could put to use right away. Looking forward to my next lesson.
Gabby
David's a really cool teacher. He knows a lot and has given me a ton of stuff to improve my playing and get ready for college. He's such a good and helpful teacher I even recommended him to my friend to take lessons.

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Average Cost of Trumpet Lessons in Castro Valley, CA

The average cost of 60-minute trumpet lessons in Castro Valley is $71. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $27 and $227 per hour.
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45 min
$57 average
60 min
$71 average

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"My daughter loved the lesson. She learned so much in one lesson. Very grateful. Thanks!"
Alea
Took Trumpet lessons from Mercedes M.
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"Really awesome grasp of theory and the ability to make it tangible. Loved the first lesson and am looking forward to more."
Adam C Attas
Took Trumpet lessons from Matthew R.
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"Vince is getting me back in playing shape and doing an excellent job of it."
Dan
Took Trumpet lessons from Vince T.
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"Andrew and I have been friends since my first semester in college. He and I are both Jazz trumpet players, so I was able to make a great connection with him from the start. Andrew is an amazing trumpet player and has knowledge in many different subjects like use of air, range, and lip injury recovery. I have played with Andrew for four years in the Temple Diamond Marching Band and have worked with him as a co-section leader of the trumpet section for two years. I know first hand that Andrew is a great player and a great Teacher! I would recommend him as a teacher to students in a heartbeat and I know that you will not be disappointed with him for trumpet lessons."
Randy Longwill
Took Trumpet lessons from Andrew G.
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"I really appreciate that Bobby. He was very informative and he was able to answer the questions that I had concerning playing the trumpet. He also shows me that I will be able to learn a lot from him."
Michael
Took Trumpet lessons from Bobby S.
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"Justin was professional and kind with our teenage son. First lesson went great!"
David
Took Trumpet lessons from Justin B.
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"I have been playing trumpet for a couple years now and wanted to take trumpet lessons. I met Andrew through a mutual friend and I couldn’t be any happier! I’ll be honest I was skeptical to take lessons online but Andrew is a very good teacher! Even online he can hear things I could do better and I would definitely recommend him as a teacher!"
Michelle
Took Trumpet lessons from Andrew G.
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"Gary is an extraordinary diagnostician. He can tell the student exactly why the sound that came out of the trumpet was not what the student wanted -- and then he can focus the student on the precise steps that the student can take that will permit the student to improve."
Mark
Took Trumpet lessons from Gary R.
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"He is very patient but knowledgeable."
Lowell
Took Trumpet lessons from Caleb M.
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"Maureen is patient, methodical and focused. Great first lesson. I am very encouraged."
Dahlia
Took Trumpet lessons from Maureen S.
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