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James B.

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

4 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Bachelor of Music in Trumpet Performance from Morehead State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Larry B.

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I believe that a beautiful sound is the most important thing. Rather than telling you how to get a great sound, I will demonstrate by playing everything back and forth with you. Learning a musical skill is accomplished through trial and error, thus we need to make mistakes in order to improve. I encourage my students not to be afraid of making mistakes. Perfection is not the target - a beautiful sound is the ultimate goal.

About Larry

Hi! My name is Larry, and I really enjoy playing and teaching trumpet. The trumpet has literally taken me around the world playing for over ten years on various cruise lines, visiting beautiful places in Europe, Asia, Australia/New Zealand, and North/South America. Since leaving the cruise industry

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Hope
I have been taking lessons with Larry for about two years and I have improved immensely. Larry is very supportive and gives great feedback, he makes the lessons fun and educational. He will let you figure things out on your own but also give helpful instructions to lead you on your way to success. Larry is the reason I went from not being able to play the trumpet to two years later playing a level 4 trumpet NYSSMA solo and getting a 25 out of 28. Taking lessons from Larry was the best thing I could have done to get better at playing the trumpet.
Ginny
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.
Sarah
I like lessons with Larry. He is patient, and always finds something positive. Trumpet is easier now, and a lot more fun!

John K.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Music Education, Masters In Music from University Of North Texas, University of Nevada
  • Teaching since 1978
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John K.

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I teach absolute beginners, intermediate and advanced students. I work with them on technique, strong fundamentals, sound production and the repertoire of band and orchestra music.

About John

Since moving to Colorado in 2004 John has performed with all major arts organizations including Colorado Symphony, Colorado Ballet, Central City Opera. Before moving here he was in the San Francisco Bay area for many years with positions including Second Trumpet in San Jose Symphony and Principal T

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Elizabeth
only took one lesson so far but he definitely clarified some basics for me.

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Matt L.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks American
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Matt L.

13 Reviews
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I believe that it is very important to have a good musical foundation in addition to playing the trumpet. We will go over aspects of music theory such as scales and key signatures. We will go over the fundamentals of playing trumpet and use exercises from various different method books. We will also go in depth into any styles that you are interested in. I will ask you to listen to recordings of great trumpet players so you can model their sound. Lessons will be rewarding and fun!

About Matt

I attended West Chester University from 2011-2015 and graduated with my bachleor's in music education. I performed in the marching band, symphonic band, wind ensemble, jazz ensembles, various trumpet ensembles, and a brass quintet. One of my trumpet ensembles made it to the semifinals in the Nation

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John C.
Great
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Shreya S.
He explains everything to you. If you need help or if you don't get it he makes sure you know it before you move on.

Michelle N.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Michelle N.

9 Reviews
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As someone who has nearly 20 years of experience playing and performing on the trumpet I have the experience and technique to teach students of any level at a pace that is fitting to the student.

About Michelle

Music has been an integral part of my life. I have 8 years of teaching experience between teaching in public schools as well as privately. I have a Bachelors of Music in Music Education. I learned how to play my first instrument starting 24 years ago and haven't stopped since. Teaching and music ar

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Luke and April S.
Keep in mind that we've only had one lesson so far. But my initial impression is that Michelle is very knowledgeable, very personable and very professional. I would certainly recommend her.
Katie
was awesome i really liked how she made everything fun
Owen
My son is an absolute beginner, and Michelle has been awesome! She has taught him how to maintain his instrument, and now they are well into learning music. Great communication with us parents as well!
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Nicholas C.

38 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks spanish, english
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Nicholas C.

38 Reviews
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I aim to instill a love of music and of the instrument through both student guided song selections from popular genres and movie/video game soundtracks, as well as technical and music reading exercises designed to make my students well rounded and ready for any way they choose to pursue music.

About Nicholas

Detroit native, Nicholas C. K., demonstrated an innate musical talent from a young age. His command of piano, guitar, trumpet and bass progressed to studies at both Columbia University in Chicago and Wayne State University in Detroit. Since age 16 Nic has toured the country sharing the stage with a

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Douglas M.
satisfying first lesson. Good.
Edward
Patient and laid back, Nic took time to understand my goals and has created a reasonable plan for this older student to accommodate.
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Average Cost of Trumpet Lessons in Newington, CT

The average cost of 60-minute trumpet lessons in Newington 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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$54 average
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"First trumpet lesson with Justin B. for our 12 yo son went spectacularly! We are very impressed with Justin. He is very skilled and knowledgeable with the trumpet and very patient and understanding with new beginners. Our 12 yo loved the lesson and cannot wait for the next one!"
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"Good first start. William is very knowledgable and easy going. Looking forward to making progress."
Stephen
Took Trumpet lessons from William A.
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"Excellent teacher. Very patient and easy going."
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Took Trumpet lessons from William A.
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"Tammy has enough patience for the least attentive learners."
Colben
Took Trumpet lessons from Tammye D.
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"Holly did a great job putting my son at ease and encouraging him. He is looking forward to the next class."
Ryan
Took Trumpet lessons from Holly S.
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"He is very professional, skilled, and was clear and good with my 13-year-old son. I think he genuinely loves to teach."
Carlo
Took Trumpet lessons from Gary R.
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"Very helpful and we got along great. Super excited to keep lessons going and continue with this teacher. Finally found a good teacher!"
Edward
Took Trumpet lessons from Antonia B.
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"Mr. Gallo is phenominal! My son has learned so much in such a short time. He is patient, understanding, and very professional. He has a knack for adapting the lessons to suit the student’s needs, not the other way around, which is beyond helpful since my son battles with ADHD. His years and years of experience, along with the long list of sincere reviews posted by others, speak for itself. My hope is that my son will be first chair every year while in school, and I believe whole- heartedly that Mr. Gallo will get him there. Simply put, great teacher, and great methods. You absolutely, 100%, get what you pay for. The world needs more teachers like this. Happy student, and happy mom!! :)"
Leah
Took Trumpet lessons from Pasquale G.
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"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."
Anna
Took Trumpet lessons from Tom G.
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"Excellent and patient teacher!"
Noah
Took Trumpet lessons from Jennifer W.
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