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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
  • Awarded 1st Place in Solo Competition from Aalborg Music Competition
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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 talent

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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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Walt R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches Beginner
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Walt R.

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25 years helping beginners succeed!

About Walt

I have been teaching beginning flute, clarinet, sax, trumpet, and drum students for over 25 years! I am also a public school music teacher, composer, arranger, author, and performer. Let me help you be successful!

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Tom G.

24 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tom G.

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With an emphasis on jazz and improvisation, my goal is to provide insight along your musical path. Here some of the topics we may explore:

Trumpet technique - We'll build custom exercises, some focusing on your strengths, others challenging the edge of your abilities. Rather than looking at practice as "warming up", we'll shift our mindset to "trumpet calisthenics" (inspired by Laurie Frink).

Jazz - We'll define jazz chords and learn how to play the notes in (and around!) them. We'll find melodies to flow from one chord to the next. We'll also discuss forms and listen to rich recordings of the jazz masters.

Free Playing - This is when we can let go of the analytic mind and simply make sound. We can direct our attention to non harmonic concepts like emotions, shapes, textures, and images. Sometimes I'll put a drone on during this segment or we'll play call and response ideas.

About Tom

Tom Gershwin is a jazz trumpeter and educator. His projects explore the balance between well crafted compositions and freedom of expression. In 2018, Tom released "Our Season", which was funded in part by the Pathways to Jazz Grant. Tom has recorded two other jazz albums: “Sweet Pastimes”, an

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Anna
Tom is an amazing teacher, so gentle, patient and kind with our shy 12 year old. Tom was great in engaging him and we feel very good about their relationship already after the first lesson. He seems to know right away how to tailor the lesson based on where our son is at. He has already made improvements in his first class. We look forward to future lessons with Tom.
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Joseph C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Joseph C.

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Classically trained trumpet player with a Bachelors in Music Education with 15 years of playing experience. Lessons in person or online can help diagnose common problems when it comes to playing trumpet. Don't start with bad habits with a strong emphasis on fundamentals. Lessons are customized to skill level and goals of each student.

About Joseph

My experiences playing trumpet have been some of the best times of my life. I grew up playing in school bands and performing in rock groups with friends. I marched in the Georgia State Panther Band and traveled the country with them to perform at football games and the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

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Yael C.

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Starting at $42
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Yael C.

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Hello! I am a Broadway pit trumpet player with a passion for teaching and unlocking students' potential and love for music! I have 5 years of trumpet tutor experience, specializing in beginner and intermediate players. All ages welcome. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Genres offered: classical, musical theater, jazz, funk, pop. I am approachable, light-hearted, motivated, and love sharing my enthusiasm for the trumpet... let's do this!

Studied trumpet at the Juilliard School
Columbia University, BA

About Yael

I am a professional trumpet player in a Broadway national tour pit orchestra. I graduated with a BA from Columbia University and studied trumpet at the Juilliard School. I deeply care about unleashing the potential of students while cultivating a fun and light-hearted environment that aims to inst

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Bobby S.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2005
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Bobby S.

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I love the trumpet, and it's my life mission to help others to experience the transcendent joy of music and the excitement of playing a brass instrument. I take pride in my ability to quickly convey the fundamentals of trumpet technique to beginning trumpeters so that they can get the full enjoyment from playing early on. I perform regularly in a wide range of genres from jazz and funk to pop and reggae, and it's important to me to cater to the individual musical interests of my students. I have been playing trumpet for more than 24 years, and I teach my students valuable brass exercises based on lessons I learned under the tutelage of John McNeil, Laurie Frink, and Walter White, among others. I encourage the use of long tones, air support, and trumpet calisthenics to improve tone, increase range and endurance, and work towards greater flexibility on the instrument. I also focus on the stylistic nuance of jazz, funk, classical, and the many genres that feature the colorful and ...

About Bobby

I am a jazz trumpeter, improviser, and composer as well as an avid listener and enthusiastic educator. I maintain an active performance schedule playing improvised music as well as funk, soul, afro-beat, reggae, hip-hop, and American folk music. In addition to trumpet, I have experience performing a

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Jennifer G.
Bobby Spellman is a very skilled music teacher. We met him when my son was in the fifth grade and had just started playing the French horn. Bobby came to our house every week and did a truly fantastic job helping my son learn a really tough instrument. He has taught my son for three years--switching to Zoom classes during the pandemic--and established a terrific rapport him which enabled him to improve significantly and develop a real passion for his instrument.
george
Bobby is a great teacher, trumpet player and musician. He is the real deal. Look no further. I highly recommend him!
Filiz
Bobby is a great teacher. He analyzes the needs of the student very well and he is very patient while correcting and guiding the student. I highly recommend taking lessons from him!

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Average Cost of Trumpet Lessons in Pomona, CA

The average cost of 60-minute trumpet lessons in Pomona is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $34 and $130 per hour.
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"Sandra was very helpful with my 11 year old. She taught a good mix of theory and practical experience. She helped my daughter build skills and was very encouraging."
Daphne
Took Trumpet lessons from Sandra L.
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"My 12-year old very much enjoys his lessons with Justin. He provides my son with positive and thoughtful instruction, as well as direction in between lessons. Justin always provides timely and thorough feedback via email following each lesson which is much appreciated."
Wendy
Took Trumpet lessons from Justin B.
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"I have been taking lessons with Gary for three years now and i really like him. I think he is fun/funny wile still taking trumpet seriously. He helps me with band work and has also been teaching me jazz and other useful skills. I am in sixth grade and in the highest band level, symphonic band, wile all of the other sixth graders are in intermediate. i am in seventh chair out of 15 chairs and all seventh and eighth graders. I would strongly recommend Gary"
Grace
Took Trumpet lessons from Gary R.
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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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"Kate came for Sammy's first lesson today and she was lovely. She has a very calm and sweet demeanor and Sammy liked her right away. She took time at the end of the lesson to discuss what Sammy worked on as well as to make me a list of things to tell the instrument rental place about what is not working well on his trumpet. We are glad to have found Kate and look forward to the next lesson!"
Molly Thomas
Took Trumpet lessons from Katie M.
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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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"Paul makes learning fun and he’s very good at what he does!!!"
Lorence
Took Trumpet lessons from Paul N.
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"We liked the trumpet lesson with Mr. walker very much. My son is encouraged to play the trumpet now!!!"
Dimitri
Took Trumpet lessons from Allan W.
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"My 11 yo son has been taking trumpet lessons with Bobby for about half a year now. We are so glad to have found Bobby, as he is an extremely professional, knowledgeable and dedicated instructor. He is always timely and thorough with his lessons. Bobby finds music pieces which are just challenging enough for my son, and my son seems to enjoy his time with Bobby. I also like his balance between teaching music theory and instrument instruction. Bobby explains concepts clearly, and relates well to my son, with a sense of humor and patience. My son has clearly improved in just a few months, and we cannot be happier!"
Alice
Took Trumpet lessons from Bobby S.
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"Justin is one of the most helpful trumpet teachers I have ever had. He adjusts the level of lessons in order to make them both challenging and enjoyable. He makes sure that I have a solid foundation and continue to practice scales and basic techniques. He also demonstrates how I should play certain pieces and what they should sound like, rather than simply telling me, which I find very helpful when learning."
Selin
Took Trumpet lessons from Justin B.
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