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Andrew R.

Los Alamitos, CA
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaching since 2004
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Andrew R.

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About Andrew

Trumpeter Andrew Rodman enjoys a varied career as performer and educator. Performing in a variety of musical styles, he collaborates with a diverse collection of ensembles. Andrew is a member of the Southern California Brass Consortium, LA Brass Collective, Los Angeles Sinfonietta, Sonora Karnaval,

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Svend L.

14 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Danish
  • Bachelor in Trumpet Performance from Royal Academy of Music
  • Teaching since 2009
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Svend L.

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I believe making music is about having fun. Making music with others, studying recordings or playing music with yourself at home is all just parts of the fun that music has to offer. Lessons with me will be custom-tailored to emphasize the parts of trumpet playing that make you excited about music. So, whether you’re an absolute beginner, or have previous experience, I want to help you discover a deep connection with music. Together, we’ll explore the music of Gustav Mahler, Louis Armstrong, British Brass Band, and more!

About Svend

ABOUT SVEND I was born and raised in Silkeborg, Denmark. I grew up in a musical household, where all members of my family participated in music making. Music is what brings me happiness and fulfillment! I went to orchestral boarding school and entered a pre-college music program for uniquely talen

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Frank
Our 3rd grade class enjoyed a 6-week virtual class with Svend. He shared his knowledge and experience about jazz with us. We all learned a lot! I recommend Svend!
Carlos
Svend is one of the most genuine people I have met thus far. His passion for music and especially brass music is something rarely seen nowadays. I had the good fortune of meeting him at California State University Northridge when he conducted our brass ensemble there. His knowledge and experience being from Denmark gives him a very unique perspective about playing that few other musicians can compete with. Very highly recommended.
Megan
Svend is a very fun and engaging music teacher who always gives 110% to his students. He tailors his lessons to the needs of his individual students and it is always a pleasure to work with him.
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Antonia B.

12 Reviews
Valley Village, CA
Starting at $35
  • Awarded California All-State Choir Participant from CCDA
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Antonia B.

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I have spent over 12 years studying trumpet. During this time I have focused on jazz and it's impact on pop, rock, and R&B music. Coupled with my expertise as a lead singer, I can take your performance skills and stage presence to the next level. I also work great with kids, creating a fun learning environment to get them excited about different styles of music.

About Antonia

Antonia is a professional trumpet player, vocalist, and songwriter in the Los Angeles area. Starting violin at age 5, Antonia quickly developed a passion for music. Captivated by the raw power and tone of brass instruments, she traded in her violin for a trumpet at age 10. 
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Edward
Very helpful and we got along great. Super excited to keep lessons going and continue with this teacher. Finally found a good teacher!
Nkosi
Antonia is a great instructor. Patient and easy to work with. Her passion for music is contagious.
Cora (8) & Emma (7)
I am amazed how easy my daughter's online piano lessons are. She has learned so quickly and effortlessly because of Antonio's teaching.

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Maureen S.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • PhD in Professional Studies in Education from Capella University
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Maureen S.

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Levels 1-10 MTAC Certificate of Merit, College Level Classical and Jazz

About Maureen

•The styles I teach most often are jazz, classical and popular. Although I have studied many different genres, my specialties are saxophone and composition. I have studied with music teachers such as Anthony Braxton, Herb Pomeroy, Charlie Banacos, Jerry Bergonzi, Gary Burton, Joe Viola, Ken Pullig,

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Beverly
Maureen has been a wonderful clarinet teacher! Being an adult who is picking up the clarinet again, I like how Maureen provides a balance of theory, exercises, improvision, and various methods to help me in my playing.

Maureen is patient, always willing to answer questions and encouraging. She makes you want to try harder!
Dahlia M.
Maureen is patient, methodical and focused. Great first lesson. I am very encouraged.
Maureen
I highly recommend Dr Maureen Spanza . She has been wonderful with teaching my granddaughter
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Taylor S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Music Education from Grand View University
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaching since 2019
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Taylor S.

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Experienced in bassoon and clarinet as well as other band instruments. Beginning band to high school students welcome. Focus on long tone exercises, scales, articulation, and more. Lessons are customized and student led. Students will learn about rhythm, melody, form, and other musical skills as well as instrument skills.

About Taylor

Hi! My name is Taylor Suntken. I am a current music education major graduating in the fall from Grand View University. My primary instrument is bassoon. I have played bassoon for 9 years and have experience in making reeds. My secondary instruments are clarinet and trombone which I have played on

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Nick M.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Nick M.

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Trumpet lessons are all inclusive!

Lessons are broken down into multiple areas that guide you through all aspects of how to play trumpet.

1. Recommended Listening - Let's find what you like to listen to, and let's explore similar and unsimilar music. Exposure is the key to learning.
2. Let's learn how brass instruments work. Trumpeters have to learn how to use their air, lips, and musicality as a way to make the trumpet easy to play... Think of this as the pushups and situps of the trumpet. We have to do them in order to make the instrument playable.
3. Let's learn how music works - Music Theory lets us understand music. This is like learning the alphabet. Once you learn the alphabet, we can learn to spell, write, and read. Once you understand music theory, music becomes much more organized and easier to understand.
4. Let's learn the music you want to learn, and use the music you like to give you assignments that will help you learn appropriately.

About Nick

I am a 29 year old, energetic teacher of almost any instrument, with my main instrument being trumpet. I have my masters in jazz studies from The University of North Texas, near Dallas Texas. I also have been teaching since 2008! As a performing musician in the DFW area my goal is to help stude

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David
My son started taking lessons a year ago, Nick used his strengths to help him learn. He has become inspired with the trumpet, and started to play a little every day.
Jose
I am taking online lessons with Nick, and he has helped me to understand what it is to be a musician. Before I started taking lessons, if someone asked me to play something, I was not able to do it without getting a sheet of music out and struggling A LOT. Now I am starting to be able to play the music I want to play, both by ear and reading. He teaches much more than just playing band music. I wish I could take more than a few lessons this summer.
Vaishnavi
I have a 8 year old daughter and 10 year old son both have been learning Piano for the last 2 years. Nick takes a holistic approach in teaching piano as opposed to sticking with the book. It includes creating a passion about listening different music, learning scales and chords outside of the book. I have recommended Nick to all my friends

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"Very patient and engaging with my son. Definitely great at helping him understand his trumpet."
Elisabeth M.
Took Trumpet lessons from Tina D.
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"He taught me a note in 2 lessons, 1 hour."
Suryansh
Took Trumpet lessons from David R.
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"Tina is an excellent instructor, she is very knowledgeable and professional."
Noelle
Took Trumpet lessons from Tina D.
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"Bill is a great pedagogue and a fabulous trumpet player! Thank you for the great information!"
Rolando
Took Trumpet lessons from Bill D.
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"Excellent teacher. Very patient and easy going."
Bryan
Took Trumpet lessons from William A.
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"Holly's energy was so positive and encouraging. Our ten-year old has never been more excited to play the trumpet. We're excited to see him develop, and we couldn't recommend Holly more."
Dai
Took Trumpet lessons from Holly S.
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"Ruben is very patient and willing to explain things as many times as I need to understand. I always feel like he’s prepared the lesson just for me and challenges me just the right amount"
Michael
Took Trumpet lessons from Ruben M.
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"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!"
Keagan
Took Trumpet lessons from Ruben M.
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"Before our appointment he kept great email contact to ensure everything will go well. He was patient. He was on time! Very professional edict. Sent a follow up email with breathing exercises, sheet music, and books to buy for the next lesson that was very affordable. We are looking forward to the next session."
Troy
Took Trumpet lessons from Justin B.
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"Tina is knowledgeable, patient and encouraging - everything you could hope for in a tutor/teacher. I plan to continue taking lessons through this entire year. I have made continued progress with every lesson. I highly recommend Tina if you are looking for an excellent, top tier tutor/teacher."
Dane
Took Trumpet lessons from Tina D.
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