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Franklin D.

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Belmont, CA
Starting at $45
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BM, MM (Music Education, Music Performance) from San Francisco State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Franklin D.

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I teach students of all ages on all the brass instruments. With more than 30 years of teaching experience, I tailor my teaching to the individual needs of both students and parents, and I like to make our lessons fun and productive. I cover all the basics of playing, from correct breathing to correct style, and I impart a deep knowledge and appreciation of music to my students as well. I offer flexible scheduling, with sessions varying in length from 30 to 90 minutes, to help fit all budgets.

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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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.
Cameron
Mr Davis has been great! He’s very patient, encouraging and helpful!
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Mike S.

San Jose, CA
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Mike S.

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I teach all levels of trumpet with a completely custom lesson plan designed for each student. Trumpet playing should be fun and as effortless as possible!

We will cover:
How to play trumpet (tone, range, articulation)
How to read music
Techniques for better sightreading
Body use (how a relaxed body can lead to better playing)
Music Theory (how does music work and how can I use this knowledge to my advantage?)
Mental aspects of music (overcoming stage fright, preparing for a performance)
All styles are covered from jazz to classical and everything in between.

About Mike

Everyone is different so the way I approach teaching trumpet is different for everyone! The goal, however, is the same. To be great trumpet players and have fun doing it. I'm here to teach anyone and everyone how they can truly enjoy and immerse themselves in music through the trumpet.

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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.

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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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William A.

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Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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William A.

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William is a professional trumpet player living in South Carolina. He previously worked as Adjunct Trumpet Instructor at the University of South Carolina Aiken. He has served as a Graduate Teaching Assistant at the University of South Carolina Columbia and at Wichita State University. While in Kansas, William was Second Trumpet in the Wichita Symphony Orchestra. He has also performed with the South Carolina Philharmonic, Wichita Grand Opera, Symphony Orchestra Augusta, Greenville Symphony, Florence Symphony, Rock Hill Symphony and Aiken Symphony. In addition to performing throughout the United States, William has performed in Italy, Spain, Canada, and Taiwan. His teachers include David Hickman and James Ackley.

Education
Doctor of Musical Arts, Trumpet Performance, University of South Carolina
Master of Music, Trumpet Performance, Wichita State University
Bachelor of Music, Trumpet Performance, Arizona State University

About William

I am a professional trumpet player in South Carolina. I teach a wide range of trumpet students from middle school and high school through college. Whether you are just starting out or are working on professional repertoire, I can help! My lessons are tailored to your level and are designed to im

Adam B.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 6 to 65
  • Teaching since 2002
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Adam B.

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Are you interesting in be able to reach for the stars or the high note you cant play yet
Well let me share with you how this brass players does it, i will show you from the ground up how to prepare your self how to commit your self to getting the most out of your practice time how to build and grow as a trumpet player
and most of all how to just have fun playing great music

About Adam

I have been playing the trumpet since I was 5 years old and graduated from the music program at Leicstershire School of Music in England. Afterwards I toured the world from 1984 - 2006 with many talented Ska musicians and bands. I enjoy sharing my passion for music with students of all age

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Jeffrey Murphy
Adam is great with our son. He was playing songs on his own after 3 30 sessions.

Leon B.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Certificate of Completion in Music with emphasis on Jazz from New Orleans Center for Creative Arts
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Leon B.

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Beginners will learn how to hold and take care of their trumpet. I'll also teach how to get a sound out of the horn, reading music and some scales

Intermediate students will polish their reading skills as well as learn the scales, arpeggios, flexibility and dexterity exercises to take their fluency on trumpet to the next level.

Advanced players have the opportunity to learn how to expand their upper register, how to improvise in Jazz and/or whatever else the student would like to improve on their trumpet.

About Leon

I started playing the trumpet 30 years ago in my elementary school's concert band in New Orleans. Since 1993 I've been performing professionally around the world as a Jazz musician. The world has given me the opportunity to learn from world class musicians from the streets of New Orleans and Jacks

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Alex
So before I started lessons with Leon, I was relatively new( self taught) a learning the trumpet and I was nervous about taking lessons. Mostly nervous because I didn't know what the instructor was going to have me change, and was nervous that the instructor wouldn't be understanding of my faults.

Leon Brown during the first lesson showed me that although he was my teacher, he was also there to help me progress and get better as a player and person. Every lesson after that my nervousness became less and less and my confidence has grown within 5 lessons.

I recommend Maestro Brown as a Trumpet teacher because he takes his time, makes sure you grasp the lesson, provides a comfortable atmosphere, and with hard work and dedication outside of the lesson, he will notice the work you put in.

Take the chance, don't be scared to get started on your musical journey like I was and take a chance with Mr. Leon Brown. For me at least, I have not regretted my decision and will continue lessons with him for as long as I can!

Cheers to all!
Marc
Very valuable session. Leon has a calming and patient manner. I myself am a master's degree carrying teacher so I appreciate good instruction.
Darrell G.
Leon is the total package. He is a professional musician ( has his own Jazz quartet, checkout You Tube), a highly recognized musical instructor in the great city of New Orleans and very patient with his students individual abilities. He can make you into whatever level of trumpeter you aspire to if you do
your part as a student. You will be fortunate and blessed to have him as a teacher.None better.

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Average Cost of Trumpet Lessons in San Mateo, CA

The average cost of 60-minute trumpet lessons in San Mateo is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $27 and $227 per hour.
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$42 average
45 min
$56 average
60 min
$70 average

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"Caleb tunes right into your experience level and has a ton to offer right from the beginning while being really easy to work with. We talked about goals and trumpet history and started structuring a new warmup routine. With Caleb's diverse performing experience, he can teach you about hip hop, funk, jazz, orchestral, and small ensemble brass work (plus probably some other stuff I don't know about yet)."
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Took Trumpet lessons from Caleb M.
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"Our son really enjoys his trumpet lesson with Tyler. He is learning a lot and really looks forward to his lesson every week!"
Nicholas
Took Trumpet lessons from Tyler J.
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"I would recommend Carlos to ANY parent looking to give their child trumpet lessons, he has been teaching my son Michael for over 3 years and he has become a dear family friend. He is patient, resourceful, and has insurmountable talent with teaching children of any age, we are blessed!"
Jonathan G
Took Trumpet lessons from Carlos R.
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"Awesome teacher! My daughter loves her! She fills in the empty spaces her marching band coach doesn't teach!"
Mia
Took Trumpet lessons from Beckie E.
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"Nicholas’s has Great energy and patient instruction for my son’s very first lesson. He was all smiles and excited to learn more!"
Isaak
Took Trumpet lessons from Nicholas C.
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"iI just finished doing a lesson with Thomas, and he has helped me tremendously wiTh my scales and embrasure building"
Terese
Took Trumpet lessons from Thomas W.
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"I personally did better than I expected, all due to Jordan's excellent method of teaching. A very pleasant experience."
Doniphan
Took Trumpet lessons from Jordan M.
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"Glenn knows just how to help my daughter with trumpet techniques he teaches her at every lesson. She has improved immensely under Glenn's watchful and intuitive teaching style. Glenn is always on time and always upbeat and friendly. I'd recommend him to anyone wanting to improve their trumpet playing!"
Mary Moore
Took Trumpet lessons from Glenn L.
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"Jerry is a super understanding and kind person. He does his best to help my son to improve his trumpet skill. He encourges my son to practice everyday and gives various materials to help him to play trumpet. He is one of the best teachers we have ever had, and the nicest."
youngyi
Took Trumpet lessons from Jerry V.
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"Bobby was very patience,and an excellent instructor .We were on the same page."
Walter
Took Trumpet lessons from Bobby S.
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