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Jeanette J.

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  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2007
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Jeanette J.

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I have been teaching for 10 years in private lessons, music camps, and music clinics in Michigan and the metro DC area. I so enjoy teaching brass students how to gain better control of their musical expression through honing skills in technique, emoting, and general music knowledge. I can assist in preparing for play tests, auditions, solo performances and overall gaining a better grasp of any literature or method material. More than that I love coming together to enjoy playing music and growing as players. I am in awe hearing musical voices develop and become more articulate in expressing how they see the world through music.
A bit about myself, I graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a bachelor’s degree in music. I also attended Eastern Michigan University for three years before transferring to Penn State where I finished my degree. I teach trumpet, trombone, and tuba for beginner and intermediate levels and euphonium (B.C. & T.C.) (baritone T.C., baritone B.C.) for all ...

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I have been teaching for 10 years in private lessons, music camps, and music clinics in Michigan and the metro DC area. I so enjoy teaching brass students how to gain better control of their musical expression through honing skills in technique, emoting, and general music knowledge. I can assist in

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Katie
Jeanette is an excellent teacher, and knows how to tailor the learning experience to let you get the most out of your time! I started learning baritone in order to participate in an event with my friends and Jeanette’s teaching really helped me move forward quickly so that I could gain enough skills to participate and then keep learning after. Not only were lessons highly professional and helpful, she is also a really fun teacher who made each lesson really enjoyable while keeping me on track. I highly recommend her as a teacher!
Mike
One of the most dedicated musicians I know. I’ve had the pleasure of hearing her play for years and I’m sure she can help any student reach their goals, regardless of what level they start at.
Chip
I have been playing euphonium for decades, and I still play in community bands. I recently worked with JJ, and she noticed a small detail in my embouchure that had never been noticed by previous teachers. She quickly corrected it in terms I could easily understand, and my high range has become much more consistent with better tone. It just goes to show, you can teach an old dog new tricks. I would definitely recommend her.
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Tom G.

24 Reviews
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  • Awarded Army Commendation Letter from US Army
  • Masters in Jazz Performance from NYU
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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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 int

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I learned a lot
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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Jennifer W.

36 Reviews
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  • Speaks Sign Language, spanish, english
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2008
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Jennifer W.

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I am experienced in trumpet, french horn, trombone, bass trombone, and piano, trumpet being my main instrument, been playing for approximately over 25 years. I have an Associate degree in Music education. I have also composition, arrangement, and written my own trumpet book.
I have self-taught myself to sing alto, guitar, handbells, organ, and percussion for approximately 15 years. I start learning music off and on from the age of 10. I started on piano and off I went from piano to trumpet. An along the way I pick up the guitar, voice, percussion, handbells, trombone, and french horn. I love learning and teaching music to others.

About Jennifer

Welcome! I am experienced in trumpet, french horn, trombone, and piano, trumpet being my main instrument, been playing both approximately over 25 years. I have an Associate degree in Music education. I have self-taught myself to sing alto, guitar, handbells, organ, and percussion for approxima

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Kris H.
My son has been taking online lessons from Jennifer and it's really helped his trumpet playing!
Nancy Pena
I sign up my son for trumpet lessons with Ms. W. She is a great trumpet teacher. She is amazing at teaching the trumpet. I would tell anyone who is looking for a teacher to take lessons with Ms. W
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Jerry M.

13 Reviews
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  • Music Ed from Valdosta State University
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Jerry M.

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My name is Jerry. I LOVE music and passing my knowledge on to others. I have played many different instruments in many different kinds of bands. It all one major thing in common, it was FUN! If you are not having fun while learning an instrument you won't want to learn. Lessons can be fun AND educational at the same time. I have had many parents tell me I'm one of the best teachers they have ever seen. (A couple of them were public school teachers themselves). I truly want my students to succeed and I will do everything in my power to help them accomplish that!

About Jerry

My name is Jerry. I LOVE music and passing my knowledge on to others. I have played many different instruments in many different kinds of bands/groups. They all had one major thing in common, it was FUN! If you are not enjoying learning an instrument you won't want to learn. Lessons can be fun AND

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Savannah M.
Went way above and beyond to work with my son and help him with the things that he struggled with. We are very pleased and thankful to Mr. Jerry.
Michelle
Extremely unprofessional to abruptly cancel scheduled/paid lessons without the courtesy of a message or any notice because this instructor was unhappy with a 12-year-old child's progress. Very surprised by and disappointed in the manner in which he handled this situation, certainly could have been handled with more respect and maturity.
Julie
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Katie M.

25 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, English
  • Awarded Semi-Finalist from National Trumpet Competition, Chamber Division
  • Teaching since 2006
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Katie M.

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As a trumpet player, I feel confident instructing beginners and advanced students on this instrument. I tailor my lessons to students individual needs, using many different respected trumpet methods to meet the challenges of the individual players.

About Katie

Katie holds a Bachelor’s degree in Music from Central Washington University and a Masters in Trumpet Performance from Rutgers University at Mason Gross School of the Arts. Her principal teachers include David Krauss; Principal Trumpet of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Matthew Muckey of the Ne

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Michelle
My daughter had her first lesson with Katie today. Katie is an excellent teacher; she knows how to motivate the students and how to get the best out of them. She is very kind, knowledgeable, and teaches very efficiently. My daughter loved her, improved a lot, and is looking forward to her next lesson.
Jo-Ann D.
Katie is wonderful. I enjoy all my lessons.
She is so patient and I have learned so much.
I am looking forward to more lessons.
Jo-Ann Dicristo
Michael D.
The best teacher! Very thorough and patient and friendly!! Highly recommend her she gave me very many helpful recommendations and techniques which as a beginner has already improved my playing ten fold! Thanks Katie!

Kwame S.

9 Reviews
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  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Degree & Certification Associates of Arts in Recording Technology from Southwestern Illinois College
  • Teaching since 2013
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Kwame S.

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I have twenty years in musicianship as a trumpet player myself and five years of experience in teaching music. Each lesson is designed to cater to the needs of the student and provide them with the skills to advance as a successful musician. Each lesson is customized and the students will learn subjects such as sight reading, ear training, musical theory and more.

About Kwame

Hello, my name is Kwame. I have been a musician for over twenty years. I started out in music when I was in grade school and have continued my musical journey throughout my adulthood. I have five years of experience teaching a wide range of age groups. Adjacent to being a musician, I am also a sin

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Gary H.
Very helpful, encouraging and knowledgeable
Eduardo Fruto
Very informative!
Gary Hoeffken
For Barbershoppers I need a smooth transition to my falsetto. Kwame put me at ease, we did some exercises and found the transition without me even noticing the change. He is a gifted teacher. I look forward to our next appointment as we start reading music from the Barbershoppers music book. I did not expect such a warm atmosphere. HIGHLY RECOMMEND

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Average Cost of Trumpet Lessons in Suffield, CT

The average cost of 60-minute trumpet lessons in Suffield 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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"John is a committed and passionate instructor who is willing to go the extra mile for his students (and their parents). I approached John to help bring the spark and joy for Trumpet back for my 13 yo son and boy has he delivered! He is patient, supportive and understanding but at the same time creative, consistent and persistent to help my son continue to excel. He finds what is relevant so that the student remains interested and engaged. I am so pleased we have found him and would recommend him 100% to anyone looking for a music teacher."
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"Off to a good start!"
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Took Trumpet lessons from Daniel W.
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"Katie is great. Just the right temperament for my 9 year old daughter. Patient and personable."
Kimberly
Took Trumpet lessons from Katie M.
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"Matt is friendly and polite per my 13 year old son. He had a great first lesson."
Jesse
Took Trumpet lessons from Matt L.
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"Happy to have TROY as my trumpet teacher"
Raymond
Took Trumpet lessons from Troy S.
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"Holly is wonderful and funny!
You can feel her positive energy, she makes you feel at ease. She is also knowledgeable and professional.
My 12 years old had a great first lesson and looking forward to the next one!"
Tobia
Took Trumpet lessons from Holly S.
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"Amazing teacher, Katie is very professional and she knows how to make the lesson challenging but still fun at the same time . She is very patient and thoughtful. I highly recommend her."
Bing
Took Trumpet lessons from Katie M.
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"We feel lucky to find Mr. Jerry V. as our 12 year old son's trumpet teacher. His course is very well structured and planned, using classical training materials covering various basics and skills my son needs to learn and master to make step by step progresses. His teaching is efficient and effective, with beautiful demo, which is very important for his student, especially young ones. His practice assignments are also well designed and planned, with which my son has been making solid progress. He is also very easy to communicate and is nice and kind. With the well structured course, assignments, experienced and professional teaching, an excellent trumpet player himself, we are happy with Mr. Jerry V, and will keep him as long as possible."
Wenping
Took Trumpet lessons from Jerry V.
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"Vince is very patient, professional and encouraging. He makes you excited for your next lesson."
Leslie
Took Trumpet lessons from Vince T.
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"My son is taken trumpet lessons with Miss Jennifer. He is loving his lessons. He told me it's helping play better."
Deane
Took Trumpet lessons from Jennifer W.
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