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Linda C.

22 Reviews
Campbell, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1981
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Linda C.

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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
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1981
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Franklin D.

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Learn how to play / improve your playing on Trombone or Baritone. 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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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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William C.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 11 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Bachelor of Music from Texas Tech University
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William C.

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Trombone is my primary focus. I have been playing for 15+ years and have spent my life figuring out how to teach myself to play it better every day.

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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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.
Grant
Very patient and methodical in his approach for our beginner
Bill
I am former music major and long time amateur trombonist and was looking for someone to help bring my playing (back) up to the next level. Bill has been amazing at being able to spot areas for improvement and clearly provide several suggestions and approaches to correct them. Very pleased and highly recommend!

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Holly S.

28 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Bachelor of Music, Trombone Performance from Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Holly S.

28 Reviews
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Trombone is, and should be, FUN. It's my main instrument, and I have 20 years of experience: both my Bachelor's and my Postgraduate Diploma are in Trombone Performance. If you want someone who knows the instrument inside and out, who can help you with intricate technical issues, and who is well acquainted with trombone repertoire and how our instrument is used in different styles and ensembles, I've got the knowledge and the skills -- and I'll do it all in a way that helps you LOVE playing.

About Holly

My 20 years of musical experience taught me that JOY is as important as knowledge and technique. We'll pursue a learning trajectory that suits you and your goals (large or small!), all while providing you with the encouragement to enjoy the process as well as the results. My teaching style is dynam

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Jacob
Holly was great with my 12 year old son. He doesn't often come out of his shell right away but he was very comfortable with Holly and had a great first lesson.
Danny S.
Holly is very supportive and always cheerful. My son always looks forward to his lessons with her.
Zoie W.
Holly is absolutely amazing with my 10 year old daughter. My daughter can be very shy but Holly has this amazing spirit about her that helps my daughter come out of her shell and shine with confidence in playing the trombone.

Doug L.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
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Doug L.

5 Reviews
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I am a classically trained trombone player with experience playing jazz and pop styles. I can work with you to take your musicality to the next level regardless of your current abilities.

About Doug

Hi! I'm a warm and positive educator with years of experience helping students in music, math, and social studies. I have six years of public school teaching and private lesson experience in New Jersey, and I have recently relocated to the Austin metropolitan area. I am excited to help people furth

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Brody R.
Our son thoroughly enjoyed the experience, and he made a point to ask questions when he wasn't clear on instruction. I could tell this music composition was very complex (for his age) and Doug patiently worked through the questions and made really helpful recommendations.
Victoria C.
Great first lesson. Really tailored it to the student and her leaning goals.
Jennings W.
Jennings had a terrific first lesson!
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Nathan R.

24 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Masters Degree from Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Awarded Peabody Merit-based Scholarship from Peabody Institute
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Nathan R.

24 Reviews
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I equally cover fundamentals, technique, tone production, classical, jazz and anything else the student might be interested in.

About Nathan

I have been teaching private lessons for close to 10 years and have been an active performer for even longer, playing in all different types of groups, from rock bands and jazz groups to orchestras and brass bands. I studied music at Frostburg State University (Bachelors) and the Peabody Conservat

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Joshua V.
Very pleasant teacher. First lesson went well. Thank you
Twila
Nathan is kind and encouraging. My son is enjoying the lessons and making progress towards playing tapas and reveille. He sounds good!! Online classes are convenient to add into a busy schedule.
Jonas L.
This is the first lesson I got to listen to of my son working with Nathan. Usually I'm not home from work. I am really impressed with how much he was able to help my son improve so quickly. I wish we had started this much sooner.

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Average Cost of Trombone Lessons in Los Gatos, CA

The average cost of 60-minute trombone lessons in Los Gatos is $60. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $91 per hour.
30 min
$36 average
45 min
$48 average
60 min
$60 average

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"Great first lesson for my son! Thanks Jordan."
Scott
Took Trombone lessons from Jordan M.
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"Alejandro is a marvelous teacher, patient yet challenging, encouraging the student through the class and with helpful homework notes between classes. I've been studying with him for two months now. Both of us have been impressed with my progress on the instrument."
Michael
Took Trombone lessons from Alejandro E.
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"Fantastic Experience!

As a colleague of Chris' I can heartily recommend his teaching to any trombonists wishing to hone their skills as musicians. Chris focuses on the individual needs of each student, working to tailor his lessons to meet their specific needs and face their unique challenges. His attention to detail and patience helps each student build a strong foundation in musicality and fantastic brass playing. I recommend him highly as both a superb educator and performer!"
Catherine
Took Trombone lessons from Christopher E.
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"David was very friendly and patient."
Chaitanya
Took Trombone lessons from David L.
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"David was very knowledgeable and patient with my 4th grader during her first lesson. She is excited to continue her lessons! Highly recommend David!"
Natalie
Took Trombone lessons from David R.
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"Rachel is a fantastic teacher and tutor. Her expansive knowledge of music theory and ear training contributes to her vast musical ability. Not only is she a great performer, but she is able to break down the music and explain it in a variety of ways in order to effectively teach students at any level. Most importantly, Rachel is an advocate for students expressing their own musical voice. She will not tell a student exactly how to play a given piece, but rather she will teach them the necessary tools for the student to play well, and allow them to explore their own musical interpretation from there.

Outside of music, Rachel is a genuine and kind-hearted person. She is understanding and empathetic, and this carries over into her teaching as well. That being said, Rachel holds herself and her students to high standards. Students will hear improvement in their tone, technique, and musicality as they work with Rachel. I give her my highest recommendation for all subjects."
Sarah
Took Trombone lessons from Rachel T.
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"This dude knows his stuff."
Scott
Took Trombone lessons from Jordan M.
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"Wonderful teacher. Skilled in his craft. My son is excited to learn from William!"
Shirley
Took Trombone lessons from William D.
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"Grant was helpful and analytical in his approach to teaching. I would consult him again. He's also a nice guy."
David
Took Trombone lessons from Grant R.
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"Thomas has been a great teacher for my son. He knows how to interact with him to get him interested and involved and inspire him to work hard."
Heidi Bingham
Took Trombone lessons from Thomas W.
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