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Linda C.

22 Reviews
Campbell, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • BA in Music + Teaching credential from Humboldt State University
  • Teaches Beginner
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Linda C.

22 Reviews
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I started playing French horn in college. When I decided to become a music teacher, I had to learn how to play all instruments, and I fell in love with the horn!

I've been teaching for over 30 years. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to produce a good, solid tone, begin learning how to read music, and be able to play simple songs. Any beginning horn method book will get us started. In addition to your horn and book, you will also need valve oil. As you progress, a a metronome may be helpful. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Linda

I have been a public school music teacher for 30+ years. I am an optimistic, enthusiastic person, who will help you learn music reading in addition to music playing. I started on piano as a young child, and studied clarinet from elementary school through college, where I focused on french horn. I h

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Steven
My son has loved taking lessons with Linda. She is setting just the right pace with him. She is flexible given his strengths and weaknesses. He was genuinely disappointed when I told him he couldn't go to lessons this week because of a family commitment. Can't recommend highly enough!
Janet P.
very comfortable and satisfying first lesson.
JoAnn C.
Linda was great! As an adult beginner with the cello she made the lesson enjoyable and easy to follow. She adjusted quickly for where I knew a little and where I knew nothing. Highly recommend her!
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Franklin D.

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

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Learn how to play / improve your playing on French Horn.
Learn the language of music. Become a great reader and improvisor!
I cover all the basics of playing: breathing, technique, rhythm, style, improvisation, etc. We can also learn some music history and theory, and play duets.
I teach all ages, and I tailor my teaching to each individual student. With over 30 years playing and teaching the brass instruments, I make lessons educational, productive and fun.

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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Marcos H.
My son is very happy with his lessons. He has been playing the tuba in his school band for a few years and was able to improve his skills and make progress from the very first lesson with Franklin.
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.
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William C.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 11 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
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William C.

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As a part of my music education certification, I am trained to teach beginner levels in all brass instruments.

About William

William Combs provides music teaching, performing and arranging services to the community of Lubbock, TX. In 2019, he completed doctorate work at the University of Colorado - Boulder. He completed his bachelor’s degree in music education and performance at Texas Tech University, and his Master’s

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Kevin H.
Both my wife and myself are string players and we enjoyed watching our son's trombone lessons, thank you Bill!
Andrew
Taking lessons with William has been a very positive and enriching experience for my son. Bill is patient and encouraging. His lessons are always very educational and fun!
Vanitha
William is a great teacher for my son. He is very friendly, kind and polite. He works on anything my son requests and has helped him to improve a lot. He is very accommodative with respect to time and adjusts upon request. I highly recommend William for trombone lessons.

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Doyle B.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • B. S. in Music Education from Pensacola Christian College
  • Awarded Teacher of the Year from Hobe Sound Bible College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Doyle B.

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I have been teaching French horn for 22 years. I have an earned Masters degree in music and enjoy teaching students of all ages. I am happily married with 5 children at home--4 of them are musicians as well (the youngest is 4).. Students will quickly learn not only the basics of music theory, but will be playing songs as early as their first lesson. It is extremely rewarding watching students have fun, excel, and fall in love with making music. I presently teach music at 3 schools (1 college) and only have a few lessons slots available. I look forward to working with you.

About Doyle

Hello, my name is Doyle Bozone and I am eager to help you reach your goals! I've been teaching private lessons since 1992 and have loved helping my students win competitions at the state level, learn how to advance rapidly on their instrument, and fall in love with making music. I have 3 earned deg

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JoeIsaac
Great first lesson!!
Jeffrey
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William W. S.
Wonderful man. Great teacher
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Payton K.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Jazz Performance: Guitar from The New School
  • Teaching since 2013
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Payton K.

6 Reviews
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Experienced teacher of 5 years able to teach all levels of experience. I am a graduate of The New School of Jazz and Contemporary music. While at the New School I studied with some of the masters including Reggie Workman, Billy Harper, Jane Ira Bloom, Matt Wilson, Dave Glasser, Peter Bernstein, Vic Juris and many others. Additionally, I was a tutor for three years in every subject so I know their curriculum back to front. I am available to teach Ear training, Sight Reading, Improvisation, Music Theory, Rhythm, Arranging, Composition, Music Appreciation, Guitar doubling on bass and much more. I am able to teach all music styles. I also play French Horn and bass at a high level. I love teaching and helping students on their own musical paths. I am looking forward to meeting you and finding YOUR voice together!

I have been playing French horn for about 13 Years. I played all through school and in several New England Music festivals. We can work on everything from basic technique to ...

About Payton

Payton is an guitarist, French hornist, composer, and educator living in Brooklyn, NY. Payton’s music is rooted in everything from jazz, rock, classical, and pop. Along with his unique combination of influences, his music is focused around expressing specific emotions and feelings through compositi

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Jay V.
Very professional my son really like the class
Nick
Payton has done a great job helping me grasp the material. He knows how to pinpoint what is giving you trouble and how to effectively solve it. Overall my playing has greatly improved since taking lessons with him and I would highly recommend.
Marie
Payton is a fantastic musician and guitar instructor. He is able to teach any type of music from beginner to advanced. He is fun to take lessons with and very helpful with any problems you may come across. I have improved tremendously since taking lessons from him. He also can help with composition, theory and ear training. I would highly recommend him!

Chris H.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Bachelor of Music from North Dakota State University
  • Teaches students 7 to 80
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Chris H.

2 Reviews
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Online French Horn Teacher

Personalized and methodical instruction for musical progress on their instrument.

About Chris

My name is Chris, and I have been playing trumpet for over twenty years. I grew up in the TX public schools and was a two time TMEA All-State Musician. I hold three degrees in music from accredited universities: DMA at UGA, MM at UT-Austin, BM at NDSU. I enjoy teaching and helping others, and have

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Michael
Chris was very flexible with my sons schedule. As an active kid involved in school and church activities, the online lessons with Chris were perfect. Through the year, my son advanced in his playing ability. We were excited to hear his piece at the state competition, but sadly the virus disrupted that. However, he learned much from Chris over the past several months. We appreciated the time and effort!
Rhys B.
My son is a high school senior taking lessons from Dr. Heldt. The lesson went very well. My son is very happy to have such a kind and experienced teacher. So glad we found him!

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Average Cost of French Horn Lessons in Los Gatos, CA

The average cost of 60-minute french horn lessons in Los Gatos is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $45 and $93 per hour.
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$53 average
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$66 average

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"Marcus is a very skilled and very knowledgeable horn player and teacher. He is very friendly and easy to talk to. It is difficult to find a teacher that can articulate and describe how to play the horn as clearly and precisely as he does. you’re in good hands with Marcus!"
Kevin
Took French Horn lessons from Marcus S.
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"Marcus is a phenomenal horn player and after just a few lessons with him, my playing has improved immensely. Great teacher!"
Ashley
Took French Horn lessons from Marcus S.
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"Phillip is a very kind-hearted and knowledgeable instructor. His explanations are very detailed and easy to understand."
Dallas
Took French Horn lessons from Phillip M.
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"She taught me through junior and senior year of high school and helped me get into college! She's a really engaging teacher and is good at adjusting to different students and their needs."
Liz
Took French Horn lessons from Emily B.
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"He was very patient with me when I didn't know something and always pointed out my improvement. Great teacher!"
Solange
Took French Horn lessons from Olivier H.
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"Best class ever! Even better than class face to face. Olivier made the connection with 13 years old. We are very lucky to find him."
Allen
Took French Horn lessons from Olivier H.
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"We only had one lesson with Amy, but I was impressed and I give her a 5. She was very patient with Josh, even when Josh wasn't very focused. I was impressed with how she conducted her lessons, even though her children were home. They were very respectful of our lesson time and never had an interruption. That says a lot about Amy's dedication to focus on her students."
Kris
Took French Horn lessons from Amy W.
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"Was very kind and helpful was also a great help in my technical skills playing the instrument and in the music."
Amy Lemelin
Took French Horn lessons from Chris P.
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"My son has been taking lessons with Mr. Gallo for a few months, and his progress on the french horn has been amazing and quite surprising! Mr. Gallo is extremely patient and provides excellent instruction that has helped my son develop technical skills to improve his intonation, endurance, and pitch recognition. Mr. Gallo has the perfect balance of guided instruction, positive feedback, making the lesson fun, and ability to push a student further in his playing. I was a little hesitant to try online lessons, but it is honestly the best solution when you have an instructor who cares so deeply for his students and their improvement. I would absolutely recommend Mr. Gallo!"
Amy
Took French Horn lessons from Pasquale G.
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"He wrote us a list of what Erik needs for music, he said that he is going to write some music as well, and recommended us to have our instrument tuned and cleaned. He had his instrument out and ready to play with him when we arrived."
Erik
Took French Horn lessons from Ben G.
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