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Franklin D.

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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 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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Linda C.

22 Reviews
Campbell, CA
Starting at $40
  • BA in Music + Teaching credential from Humboldt State University
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 1981
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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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Nathan R.

24 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Masters Degree from Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Nathan R.

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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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Marcus
Nathan is a very talented musician
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.

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Tyler J.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Bachelor's of Music: Music Business from New Mexico State University
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Tyler J.

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I have been playing trombone, and more specifically, bass trombone, for over 20 years. I have studied trombone at New Mexico State University with Dr. Allan Kaplan, and at CalArts with James Miller of the LA Philharmonic. I have played, performed and recorded professionally with choirs, theater productions, jazz bands, marching and concert bands, symphony orchestras, small ensembles, and brass bands all over the world.

I work to make my lessons enjoyable AND engaging. I will spend time with you on fundamentals such as key and scale studies, tuning, functional harmony, breathing studies, arpeggios, mouthpiece studies, rhythm and counting exercises all the way into more difficult materials such as extending your range, melodic and improvisation skills, single- and double-valve studies, and even into extended techniques, such as multiphonics, split tones, circular breathing, quarter tonal methods and more.

About Tyler

Hi, I'm Tyler! Born and raised in Roswell, New Mexico, I am the son of a band director. That being said, I have literally been involved in music since I was an infant! I played trombone, bass trombone, and bass guitar all the way through high school, and went to New Mexico State University where I

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WHITNY S.
Tyler arrived early, spent lots of time with my unruly daughter, and kept her on track! He's a good combination of fun/playful but also has a natural authority so that my daughter actually listens to his instruction. Well done and thank you Tyler!
Kerry
Great first lesson - looking forward to the next one.
Nicolas O.
I feel like I learned a lot in an hour and he really helped me find an anchor point that I can go back to if I am stuck on a note. I realized that he went over every proven method that I learned throughout my experiences from elementary school to highschool and then added on to them by explaining how these methods help. He even showed me methods usually taught to college musicians.

The reason I always believed in private lessons is because no matter how few or how many you take, the learning process gets expedited immensely.

I definitely would recommend this teacher for learning a brass instrument.

Kim B.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Music Education from Wayne State University
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kim B.

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Hi! I have a Bachelors in Music Education and have experience teaching many beginning students! I have 3 children and decided to give up regular teaching to be with them. I marched Drum and Bugle Corp and was taught a lot about Brass instruments during that time. I played a straight Baritone and Mellophone in different years. I believe that tone production is the most important area of study. It doesn’t matter what you can play if it doesn’t sound good. I can’t wait to help more students love to “play” on their instruments!

About Kim

Hello! I started my love of music at a young age with my family playing and singing at family functions. That turned into a wanting to learn how to play the flute and I went up through high school with that instrument. After high school I branched out more into vocal performance. After that I j

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Mike
Mrs. Bemus provides a calm nurturing approach to teaching. She saw potential in me, and helped inspire me to become a future educator myself.
Mark
Kim completed her student teaching in Music Education at Roosevelt High School in Wyandotte. During her teaching she worked with all instruments Flute, Clarinet, Sax, Trumpet, Baritone, Trombone, Tuba and Percussion. She also assisted with the award winning Wyandotte Marching Chiefs Marching Band Program.
Brooke
Kim is a fantastic instructor! She is experienced, encouraging, and patient with students as they are learning. She helped me prepare for solo and ensemble, and supported me throughout the process. I highly recommend choosing Kim as your instructor.
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Patrick D.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Awarded Outstanding Performance by a College Large Jazz Ensemble from DownBeat Magazine
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Patrick D.

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I center all of my teaching on music that my students are personally interested in. This means adjusting my teaching style and goals for each individual student. This is a key part in giving each student the high quality instruction they deserve from their music teacher.

Combining student interest with strong fundamentals in technique and theory, helps foster strong musicianship and self-reliance in my students. This set of skills sets students up for success, whatever their goals as musicians are. I have experience teaching students of all age and experience levels, and am always excited to teach new students!

About Patrick

Hi potential new student! My name is Patrick Daly and I teach instrumental music in Buffalo NY, and online via TakeLessons. I have received both my Bachelor's and Master's degree from SUNY Fredonia in Music Education, and music truly is my life! I love listening and performing music of all genres

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Andrea
Patrick was my student tutor during a semester at SUNY Fredonia when I was a member of the New Horizons Band. This is a group of senior citizens who love to create music on instruments. I play the euphonium and wanted to have some one-on-one instruction to increase my proficiency. Patrick was a perfect instructor for me. He was an excellent educator having lots of patience and great suggestions on how I could improve. In one semester - I feel that I made some headway in technique. I would highly recommend Patrick to anyone wishing some private instruction. He is full of music knowledge, is able to communicate well, and has a quick smile and wit !!!! Highly recommend!!!

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Average Cost of Trombone Lessons in Menlo Park, CA

The average cost of 60-minute trombone lessons in Menlo Park 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 $125 per hour.
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"Holly Is a good person and a good teacher looking forward to more lessons with her she is great thanks take lessons"
Robert
Took Trombone lessons from Holly S.
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"First lesson, lots of good info, energetic teacher. This is awesome!"
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Took Trombone lessons from Holly S.
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"This dude knows his stuff."
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Took Trombone lessons from Jordan M.
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"Excellent class for my 7 year old daughter! She learned multiple techniques, information, and skills in a FUN and ENGAGING way. I can already see her improvement in just one class - Looking forward to seeing my daughter continue to improve with these very effective lessons."
Lallia
Took Trombone lessons from Alexis S.
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"First lesson was very valuable to me and will be a good base to build upon."
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Took Trombone lessons from Jeremy S.
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"Our son has been enjoying lessons with Grant. He has learned a lot in a short time and looks forward to lessons. We are glad to have met Grant!"
Kieran
Took Trombone lessons from Grant R.
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"Our son has really enjoyed Matthew's approach, who has been very patient and positive!"
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Took Trombone lessons from Matthew B.
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"Great Man..Great Teacher.. :)"
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Took Trombone lessons from Luther B.
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"Great teacher. Listens well and knows how to help."
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Took Trombone lessons from David R.
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"Very patient and conducts the lesson based on strengths and weaknesses in order to form well balance student. 5 stars."
Wilson
Took Trombone lessons from William D.
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