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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
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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
  • Teaching since 2017
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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. 
 When Antonia was

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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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Beckie E.

22 Reviews
Santa Clarita, CA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Awarded John Phillip Sousa Award from University City High School
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Beckie E.

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After playing French horn for 3 years, I decided to try to play Trumpet. It ended up being very natural to me and so I performed on both Trumpet and French horn in High school. I played the French horn for our Orchestra and Wind ensemble and Trumpet for our Jazz ensemble. I fell into a position when I was 15 to be a brass coach of a Montessori school and taught mostly Trumpet for the 3 years that I was there.
Today, I play the Trumpet for fun!

About Beckie

Hello! My name is Beckie and I have played music all of my life. I play and teach instruments such as the French horn, trumpet, piano, and voice. I have my Masters in Music on French horn as well as two bachelor's degrees in music performance on French horn and music education. My first

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Wendy
Beckie is so supportive and encouraging for our beginner, who is now playing Mozart Concertos in the 6th grade. Zero stress for our daughter. She Passed her audition as well in the 5th grade for Junior Winds. Highly recommend!
Forbes B.
Beckie is fantastic! Technically proficient, excellent teacher and highly inspiring! My son has made incredible progress over a few short months.
Zachary
Outstanding instructor! Beckie is very positive and encouraging and my son has learned so much in just a few weeks. My son looks forward to his session each week. She is also an amazing musician herself and plays her instrument side by side with my son which allows him to hear and learn the individual notes.

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Tony Y.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 15 and up
  • Bachelor of Music from Wright State University
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Tony Y.

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You are the center of the universe. We'll start right where you are and go anywhere you want to go. Beginner or advanced, hobbyist, gigging pro or comeback player in any contemporary genre, I can help you improve your playing, increase range and endurance and understand the musical aspects of your favorite songs. Want to play out but nervous? We can discuss eliminating stage anxiety (good for public speaking, too) and how to win over your audience.

I'm a student, too. Let's learn together.

About Tony

I started as a student on piano when I was 8 and trumpet when I was 10. I've been a student ever since. That's a very long time. And what I learned as a student makes me a better teacher. I never stop learning and growing and striving to get better. Why? Because it's fun! I'd like to share that joy

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James
Tony is a great trumpet player with lots of experience to share. We've had multiple SKYPE lessons using the online format and he is dependable, punctual and articulate. Easy scheduling, etc. Plus, he's a straight-up cool, laid-back guy. You'll enjoy your time studying with Tony and gets a lot of practical (and practice-able) info during your lessons.
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Rafael C.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Norwegian
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts with honors from The New School University
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Rafael C.

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Playing the trumpet is one of the greatest joys of my life and I want to share that joy with you. Whether you are to getting ready for a college audition, picking up the horn for again after putting it down fifteen years ago, or want to play better in high school band class, I am happy to help you. I cater my lessons based on the needs and goals of each student, so you can get the most out of each time we meet.

About Rafael

Born and raised in Boulder CO, NYC-based trumpeter Rafael Castillo-Halvorssen always brings joy and enthusiasm to the bandstand. He was inspired to pursue playing trumpet professionally in his early teens when he first heard Louis Armstrong’s 1956 record Ambassador Satch (go listen to it right now

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Dmitri
Rafael is a very dedicated teacher, who is an excellent musician with outstanding ears and a passion for the subject. I particularly appreciate how he skirts the worlds of jazz and classical music, and relates to both. He has ideas of what he wants to get across in each lesson, yet also listens and responds to students feedback. I certainly recommend Rafael as a teacher!
Nolan
When I began trumpet lessons with Rafael I had zero experience on a brass instrument. He started out teaching me the basic fingerings on the horn, but before I knew it he had me learning traditional New Orleans second line music as well as some more contemporary brass band tunes. After just a few lessons with Rafael I succeeded in securing myself a spot in an audition-only, collegiate-level ensemble dedicated to playing this style of music. Rafael is fantastic teacher and pleasure to learn from. If you are looking to improve you playing and have loads of fun at the same time, Rafael is definitely the teacher for you!
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Svend L.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Danish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Svend L.

14 Reviews
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Online Trumpet Teacher

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

Recent Reviews
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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Average Cost of Trumpet Lessons in Pasadena, CA

The average cost of 60-minute trumpet lessons in Pasadena is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $34 and $142 per hour.
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"Miss Watts, has been the best treacher for my daughter. She is great at teaching her what she is learning in school band. They go over all the material she learn in school band."
Deane Elizabeth
Took Trumpet lessons from Jennifer W.
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"Jacob felt very positive about his lesson today. Beckie assured him that they could work on everything he's wanting to do."
Jacob
Took Trumpet lessons from Beckie E.
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"Matthew is so great and patient to help improve skills!"
Annette
Took Trumpet lessons from Matthew S.
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"My high school student loved his first lesson with Troy! He learned a lot and had a great time. He’s enthusiastic and excited to practice the music Troy gave him. Thank you!"
Nathan
Took Trumpet lessons from Troy S.
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"Jennifer is an excellent instructor. She came to our home and worked with my middle school son on trumpet. My son was struggling with his technique and was frustrated with the school band program. Jennifer's teaching style is one of positive encouragement and incredible patience. She took the extra time to find music of interest to my son to enhance and make the lessons fun, especially due to his frustration with some of the more boring pieces of music assigned through the school. I highly recommend Jennifer!"
Jonathan
Took Trumpet lessons from Jennifer W.
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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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"Justin did enough in 1 hour to rebuild my confidence toward playing the trumpet exceptionally well!

Thank You!
Jim Strickland"
Jim
Took Trumpet lessons from Justin B.
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"Nothing but good things to say about David! Our 12 year old has been making great progress in the six months since our private lessons began. Extremely professional in all aspects - an absolute pleasure to work with!"
Don
Took Trumpet lessons from David R.
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"“Dave is the best Instructor one can have for trumpet and Jazz Music. A stellar Jazz Musician in my eyes and in my ears. Plain greatness. Each trumpet lesson was a very inspiring musical experience for me. Language oh my... This cat has it all !!”"
Rémy
Took Trumpet lessons from David N.
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"Excellent teacher with fun teaching techniques, my son, new to trumpet is improving rapidly."
Christine
Took Trumpet lessons from Katie M.
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