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James B.

New Britain, CT
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 9 to 75
  • Awarded Concert Master from Western CT State College Wind Ensemble
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James B.

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I normally use the Standard of Excellence method books for many of my students; however, I am open minded to adjusting to each individual student's musical needs, whether it be Jazz, Classical, or whatever style music the student is focusing on. Other excellent methods are the Ed Sueta Book, Rubank Method, Breeze Easy, Achievement in Excellence, and perhaps the First Division Method Book. For Drummers, I prefer the Haskell Harr Method, or the Buddy Rich Method Book, as well as the Breeze Easy Method. I always play my instrument along with the student so that he/she can hear how the music is supposed to be played in regards to the notes as well as the rhythm! This way, we all have fun learning!

About James

Hello! I am James and I have taught in the public schools in Connecticut for 35 years teaching all the Band instruments (flute, oboe, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, drums), and also piano. I have also taught beginning violin, viola, and cello. I have taught privately for many years and h

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Rick B.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 1995
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Rick B.

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I first picked up the trumpet in the 4th grade. I’ve spent a lifetime learning the instrument, making a living playing it, teaching others to play it. Now I’d like to help you.

Hi I'm Rick and in your lesson you will learn:

The fundamentals of good trumpet playing. You will learn not just what to practice, but how to practice. I will help you with breathing and how to use your air effectively. You will learn how to develop a great sound - your sound. I will help you improve your range, flexibility, and endurance. You will develop new skills, build on your existing ones, learn new songs, and have more fun playing trumpet.

When we first meet, I will want to hear you play - just to see where your playing is at - and we’ll talk - do you have specific goals?, what do you want to learn? This will give us a good starting point.

I welcome students of all ages and abilities, from absolute beginner to aspiring professional. Schedule your lesson now. I offer a wide variety of booking ...

About Rick

Rick has worked as a professional trumpet player and instructor for over 30 years. He plays 1st trumpet in the Royal Hawaiian Band and has backed up great artists such as Ray Charles, Natalie Cole, and Johnny Mathis, and has played with award winning National Touring shows like “Wicked” and “The B

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Scott
Rick is an outstanding trumpet player and teacher. Highly recommended...
John
I met Rick over 25 years ago when I moved to Honolulu while touring with Paul Anka. Rick and I became fast friends and played many jobs together ranging from classical to big band to Broadway to backing up the Temptations and Johnny Mathis. His wide range of experience across all styles of trumpet playing would be a huge asset to any student. His easygoing demeanor is a plus for being a great teacher.
Brien
After touring with Tom Jones for ten years, I moved to Hawaii, where I met Rick. Many times for many years, we would practice together. During those sessions, we would critique and discuss each others' playing. Rick was always very good at assessing what I was doing, and was consistently able to put into words what I needed to hear. We were in essence, giving each other lessons, and I gained a lot from Rick's expertise.
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Andrew G.

34 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Andrew G.

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Hello and welcome to my studio!

***I will begin teaching online AND in-person starting in July!!!

In my studio, all trumpet players feel welcomed and I will do my best to keep you/your child happy and having fun while taking lessons :)

Your first lesson begins with breathing exercises as we need air to play trumpet. Proper posture, embouchure for playing, and making a nice sound will come next. I have several method books depending on your trumpet experience, but if you already have a book we can use yours. We will also work on the more detailed aspects of trumpet playing such as articulations and range (yay high notes!), while learning new songs!

If you are already a more advanced student, we will work on music that pushes you to a higher level (Clarke, Arbans, Bordogni, etc.). I will also give you more detailed and advanced concepts to remove excess tension, play more musically instead of robotically, and overall make playing feel much easier.

I'm glad you have decided to take

About Andrew

As a teacher, I want nothing more than my students to be happy playing music while attaining their goals. I started trumpet as a young elementary schooler and began teaching private lessons in 2013. I had very poor technique up through high school but landed a jazz performance major in colleg

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Alastair
Great first lesson! Looking forward to more!
Donovan B.
Great lesson! I Iearned a lot.
Alan J.
The two students have thoroughly enjoyed their lessons: they are challenging, but the students rise to the occasion and love to practice.

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Pasquale G.

61 Reviews
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  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Awarded Top soloist from Cruse america
  • Teaching since 1983
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Pasquale G.

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Profession evaluation patients and understanding for all students who call me for help. My knowledge and understanding of Brass instruments is second to none and i take pride in teaching students in a competent and complete musical manner.

I have been teaching for 32 years and have developed a complete method for progress and confidence from each student regardless of the current level one performs at.

About Pasquale

Teaching is a passion. All my students love what they learn and their progress is my number one concern. I have been teaching since the age of 17. I welcome any student wanting learn the joys of playing brass instruments. I have taught more than 500 students on a private level since I began te

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Tim Johnson
great first lesson :)
Azeem W.
Gallo does a great job of knowing how to assess your playing, and give clear and encouraging feedback on how to get better. He certainly taken my trumpet playing and teaching to the next level!
Emelye
Our son has been studying with Mr Gallo for several months, and he has been showing great improvements, in such a short amount of time, in both the school band and at home. Mr Gallo is kind, patient, and encouraging. Our son immediately felt comfortable with him, and looks forward to his lessons. Mr Gallo is accommodating and understanding if we ever need to reschedule. Even when we are eventually given the opportunity to begin in person lessons with a teacher whose is near our home, we would like to continue with Mr Gallo. We can’t imagine our son being taught by anyone else! We highly recommend him as a teacher, he is simply wonderful!

Yakov D.

23 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Awarded Gold Award from Forte International Competition
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Yakov D.

23 Reviews
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Beginners: posture, breathing techniques, embouchure, sound production, articulation, phrasing, note reading
Intermediate: interpretation of different styles, dynamics, ensemble performance, building solid technique and stamina
Advanced: studying of orchestra excerpts, solo pieces, study of various concert and chamber music compositions

About Yakov

• I have over 20 years experience as a music teacher, conductor, theater/orchestra director and a performer in Russia, Norway and the United States. • I possess excellent interpersonal skills and over the years developed the ability to communicate efficiently and connect with every student I te

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Araf H.
He is just excellent.
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Christian H.

Teaches Online
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  • Music Education & Instrumental from Jackson State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2019
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Christian H.

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I played at Carnegie Hall in New York City. I also played at the Sydney Opera House in Sydney, Australia. I am also playing at the Musikverein in Vienna, Austria. I am only 19 years old, playing in places that older musicians are struggling to play at. Do you want to achieve greatness like me? Well, take a lesson or two with me! What is so unique about me is that if you take one lesson with me, I guarantee that you will sound much better and gain a lot of progress in that one lesson! Every lesson with me will almost certainly get you to where your dreams may be. Even if you only take one lesson, I can ensure that you are better off than where you were before the lesson. Join me, and let me take you to where you need to be!

About Christian

RCSD1 District Honor Band 2014-2019 RCSD1 District Jazz Band 2015-2020 SCBDA Region 3 Band 2015-2020 SCBDA All-State Band 2015-2020 Lower Richland High School Symphonic Band 2017-2020 Lower Richland High School Marching Band 2017-2020 Lower Richland High School Jazz Band 2017-2020 Honors Performanc

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Average Cost of Trumpet Lessons in Hartford, CT

The average cost of 60-minute trumpet lessons in Hartford 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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"Gary has been very patient and creative with my 6 year old son. He is a fantastic instructor, and a very nice guy to work with. Thank you, Gary!"
Kai
Took Trumpet lessons from Gary R.
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"My Daugther is taken trumpet lessons with Miss, Watts online. My daughter was excited and willing to practice. Miss. Watts takes the time to teach at the level my daughter is at and work from there. She is an amazing teacher. I love her way of teaching."
Melissa
Took Trumpet lessons from Jennifer W.
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"When Bill was my band director over a decade ago, he was the best music teacher I'd had at that point. After reconnecting with him and having him work with me on my techniques more recently as an adult player, that opinion still stands very strongly. He has a wonderful way of phrasing things that help you just "get it," and has expert advice from everything from fundamentals and helping you achieve your best sound, to more advanced techniques such as double and triple tonguing."
Chandler
Took Trumpet lessons from Bill D.
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"Our daughter loves taking lessons from Larry. He has helped her improve her trumpet skills. She is a beginner, and he is very patient and knowledgeable about what she needs to develop into a great musician. Larry is always available and prompt with his lesson times but is also flexible with his schedule for us when needed."
Ginny
Took Trumpet lessons from Larry B.
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"great first lesson!"
Gabi
Took Trumpet lessons from John G.
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"My son loved his first lesson and the instructor. 😊
thank you, John. He got to play many notes that he did not with the previous instructor."
Tyler
Took Trumpet lessons from John G.
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"Very thankful to have found Pasquale after searching for awhile for a trumpet instructor for my son. It’s been a great experience so far and I highly recommend him."
Jodi
Took Trumpet lessons from Pasquale G.
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"very encouraging and patient ! Made it fun :)"
Trudy
Took Trumpet lessons from Troy S.
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"He was great & patient with my daughter, & she felt comfortable working with him."
Lucy
Took Trumpet lessons from Marcos F.
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"Chris will demonstrate with his trumpet how a piece should be played. He advises on breathing and other techniques. He’s encouraging and uses constructive criticism. I look forward each week to my lessons with Chris."
Nathan
Took Trumpet lessons from Chris H.
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