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Nathan R.

24 Reviews
Hanover, MD
Starting at $35
  • Awarded Peabody Merit-based Scholarship from Peabody Institute
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Nathan R.

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I equally cover fundamentals, technique, tone production, solo rep., orchestral music, jazz and anything else the student might be interested in.

About Nathan

I have been teaching private lessons for close to 10 years and have been an active performer for even longer, playing in all different types of groups, from rock bands and jazz groups to orchestras and brass bands. I studied music at Frostburg State University (Bachelors) and the Peabody Conservat

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Weston G.
Nathan was great! We lost internet at our house during the last 10 minutes of the lesson and Nathan was quick to solve the problem by adding another 10 minutes on to the end of our next lesson. It's nice to know that he has the flexibility and willingness to do that when things happen that are out of our control. And 2020 is often out of our control, Am I right?!
Marcus
Nathan is a very talented musician
Joshua V.
Very pleasant teacher. First lesson went well. Thank you

Adam M.

Annandale, VA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Adam M.

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The first step is always to get to know the new student a little bit, then find what the experience and goals of the student are. From there, we find the appropriate materials to meet the students needs, introduce them to the student and assess their efficacy, and direction with the materials. Afterwards, it is a process of encouragement and helpful critique to propel the student towards their goals.

About Adam

I have BM in Music Composition, have played piano for 14 years, and tuba for 8 years, studying both in my degree. I have played both piano and tuba in solo, accompaniment, small ensemble, and large ensemble settings, providing me with a broad range of experience in music. Although I have specific

Chris H.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 7 to 80
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
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Chris H.

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Personalized and methodical instruction for musical progress on their instrument.

About Chris

My name is Chris, and I have been playing trumpet for over twenty years. I grew up in the TX public schools and was a two time TMEA All-State Musician. I hold three degrees in music from accredited universities: DMA at UGA, MM at UT-Austin, BM at NDSU. I enjoy teaching and helping others, and have

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Michael
Chris was very flexible with my sons schedule. As an active kid involved in school and church activities, the online lessons with Chris were perfect. Through the year, my son advanced in his playing ability. We were excited to hear his piece at the state competition, but sadly the virus disrupted that. However, he learned much from Chris over the past several months. We appreciated the time and effort!
Rhys B.
My son is a high school senior taking lessons from Dr. Heldt. The lesson went very well. My son is very happy to have such a kind and experienced teacher. So glad we found him!

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Karen D.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Awarded Grand Prize Winner from Meridian Records
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Karen D.

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Tuba:
The largest and lowest-pitched musical instrument in the brass family. Like all brass instruments, sound is produced by moving air past the lips, causing them to vibrate or "buzz" into a large cupped mouthpiece. I begin teaching from the beginning with the very basics of breathing, embouchure, fingerings, reading, notes, rhythms, songs, scales, theory and improvisation.

About Karen

Anyone Can Learn To Sing or Play Any Instrument With My Method! No End To How Good You Can Get! Become Better Than Anyone Out There! Vocal Therapist-Can Cure ALL Vocal Damage! Karen D. -Certified Teacher of the World Famous Dante Pavone Vocal Method -Honor Graduate of Berklee School of Musi

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Kelly S.
Karen was not prepared for the lesson. She spent 15 minutes trying to send me photos from a beginner Tabla book available on Amazon. She did not own a set of Tabla drums. She ensured me she could teach anything, but could not pronounce the words used for proper Tabla technique, knew no history and could not even teach me to tune. She literally was reading out of the book figuring it out along the way. I lost a lot of trust from this and asked for a full refund for future lessons.
Erika H.
Karen is an incredibly skillful teacher. She is very passionate about music and it easy to be comfortable with her. She shares her training and knowledge very clearly. The vocal exercises seem very unique and holistic for body and voice health. She is very encouraging, caring, and soul-uplifting. I feel like I have a new connection with my voice and all that is connected to using it... as an instrument and the journey is only just starting. 45 minutes went by so fast. I am looking forward to my next lessons.
Earl L.
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Kevin D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 12 to 45
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Kevin D.

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I am an extremely patient instructor that emphasizes attention to detail. I teach elementary school music normally so I’m used to focusing on and mastering the basic concepts. I have taught private lessons for trombone, euphonium, tuba, Horn, trumpet, and saxophone for the past five years. I believe that my large variety of teaching experience allows me to adapt my style to fit any needs that a student may have.

About Kevin

I do a little bit of everything. I’ve taught kindergarteners to make their first sounds on instruments and I’ve put high school students in all state bands. I’ve done jazz, classical, orchestral, small ensembles, choirs, and much more. I describe both my playing and teaching style as flexible and m

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Mark T.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Awarded State Marching Band Finalist from TMEA
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 11 and up
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Mark T.

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30+ years of teaching experience students of all ages. I have played professionally since childhood. I will write custom exercises just for you to help you succeed!

About Mark

Are you ready to learn? Do you want a teacher who will custom-write exercises designed to help YOU succeed? I am that teacher!

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Patrick
Mr. Talley is the best! I’ve taken lessons from Mr. Talley for several years. His focus on fundamentals, style, and musicianship have taken my playing to another level! Thank you!!
Mike Johnson
I have known Mark Talley as a teacher for almost 20 years. The past 2 years I worked directly with him. His knowledge of brass instrument pedagogy is top notch but what impressed me most was how he was able to connect with students in such a way as to help them achieve levels they did not think were possible. He is a master teacher for the newest beginner level to the most advanced student. I highly recommend Mark Talley as a private lesson teacher.

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Average Cost of Tuba Lessons in Washington, DC

The average cost of 60-minute tuba lessons in Washington is $71. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $22 and $109 per hour.
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$39 average
45 min
$55 average
60 min
$71 average

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"Excellent teacher. My son has been taking tuba lessons with Jeremy for more than 3 years. Jeremy is very accountable, considerate, and great with student. My son enjoyed his lessons."
Jing
Took Tuba lessons from Jeremy S.
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"Brian is the reason I began to take tuba seriously and I am 100% certain that I wouldn’t be half the musician I am today if it weren’t for him. I took tuba lessons from in high school and he was great at challenging and pushing to get better and better every single lesson we had. I strongly recommend anyone who has the chance to study with him to please take it."
Hunter
Took Tuba lessons from Brian H.
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"I took tuba lessons from Brian for a few years, and I highly recommend him. He is an excellent and passionate music educator. He is great at keeping students challenged and motivated, and he has a cheerful and fun personality. Thanks to Brian's help, I made first chair All-State tuba, won a couple of soloist competitions, and was accepted to multiple colleges for music performance. With those kinds of results, I wholeheartedly recommend Brian for private music lessons."
Nick
Took Tuba lessons from Brian H.
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"Mr. Talley is the best! I’ve taken lessons from Mr. Talley for several years. His focus on fundamentals, style, and musicianship have taken my playing to another level! Thank you!!"
Patrick
Took Tuba lessons from Mark T.
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"Brian is a phenomenal musician and amazing teacher! My tuba lessons with Brian helped me make huge strides in my skill and confidence as a performer. With his guidance I became an all-state tuba player for Tennessee. If I could give more than five stars I would!!"
Jacob
Took Tuba lessons from Brian H.
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"Our first lesson for any instrument was awesome! Jeremy was engaging and helpful. I am very excited to see how the lessons progress and watch my son improve and become more confident."
Austin
Took Tuba lessons from Jeremy S.
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"Carolyn is an amazing tubist and a wonderful person! She would be a great fit for anyone looking for a patient, understanding teacher to help improve their playing."
Ellie
Took Tuba lessons from Carolyn T.
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"My son was very nervous about his first online lesson. His instructor had him start right in on the lesson, which helped my son quickly get over his nerves. By the end of the lesson, he was all smiles and feeling very confident about his ability to play a very hard piece for his solo contest. He is looking forward to his next lesson."
Russell
Took Tuba lessons from Thomas W.
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"At 40, I decided to pick up the tuba that I’d kept since playing in college. I wanted to get off to a solid start. I found in Bryan a solid teacher with a wealth of all sorts of musical knowledge. I implemented the lessons into practice and felt myself grow stronger in some areas than I had ever experienced in my first 10 years of practice and learning. I was also able to see a marked improvement in my bass guitar skills by applying many of the same concepts to the playing of that instrument. These lessons have been a great investment for my musicianship."
Mike
Took Tuba lessons from Bryan H.
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"Jordan is a great teacher. Very enthusiastic, extremely flexible, and knowledgeable. He brings a lot of resources to the table. We were able to jump from basic stuff like scales and other practices to what my goals are and how to achieve them. Working on line was no problem. Highly recommended!"
Richard
Took Tuba lessons from Jordan M.
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