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David K.

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Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 11 and up
  • BA, MEd from Portland State University
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David K.

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In 1994,I played Tuba with the PSU Brass Quintet and have plead in various other groups since then.

About David

*** Specialties *** I specialize in Brass instruments, but have taught Woodwinds and Percussion as well. I taught band for 13 years in the public schools. I've also directed community orchestras for ten years.

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Tom S.

16 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 1979
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Associated Board of Music( Final)-Brass Instruments from Associated Boards of the Royal Schools of Music. UK
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Tom S.

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i have over Thirty Years experience of playing and teaching brass instruments. I have played in orchestras, wind bands and jazz bands.I believe that teaching any instrument demands hard work by the pupil ,but that hard work will eventually enable them to make excellent and lasting progress. I also believe that the lessons should be interesting ,creative and fun !

About Tom

I am a very experienced and fully qualified music and instrumental teacher, with over 30 years of experience. I am a experienced performer in both playing, singing and conducting too. Making and very importantly enjoying music is my passion. I have taught brass instruments right through fr

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Sebastian
He help me really understand the notes of an instrument and he was great, I really recommend him
Robert M.
Tom is patient yet pushed me in the direction I wanted to go. Just the right amount of push for me.
Roman C.
My 10 enjoyed his first lesson very much. Mr. Tom’s experience helps the beginner to feel very relaxed and not afraid to mess up.
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David L.

11 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Tagalog
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Bachelor of Music, Theory and Composition from Middle Tennessee State University
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David L.

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I have fifteen years' experience teaching all brass instruments. I will make sure you are playing music you enjoy while developing strong fundamentals with your embouchure and tone. Whether just getting started or preparing for that big audition, I can help you meet your goals!

About David

I am a private music instructor with over 20 years’ performing and teaching experience. There is so much unique joy in playing a brass instrument, and it is my goal to help my students feel that joy! I tailor each lesson to each student's individual abilities and learning methods. For students in s

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Tyler
My son is taking lessons with David. He was able to quickly pinpoint my sons playing level and customize lessons to his needs. He has been the perfect mix of relaxed and encouraging while appropriately challenging and pushing details.
Sridevi R.
LeOnna
David was perfect for my son. Patient, flexible and very talented. We will be using him again in the future!

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David L.

11 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Spanish, Tagalog
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2005
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David L.

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I have fifteen years' experience teaching all brass instruments. I will make sure you are playing music you enjoy while developing strong fundamentals with your embouchure and tone. Whether just getting started or preparing for that big audition, I can help you meet your goals!

About David

I am a private music instructor with over 20 years’ performing and teaching experience. There is so much unique joy in playing a brass instrument, and it is my goal to help my students feel that joy! I tailor each lesson to each student's individual abilities and learning methods. For students in s

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Tyler
My son is taking lessons with David. He was able to quickly pinpoint my sons playing level and customize lessons to his needs. He has been the perfect mix of relaxed and encouraging while appropriately challenging and pushing details.
Sridevi R.
LeOnna
David was perfect for my son. Patient, flexible and very talented. We will be using him again in the future!

Tyler J.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Bachelor's of Music: Music Business from New Mexico State University
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tyler J.

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The concept is simple: empowerment to generate mastery on your instrument. I like to work with you at your level, from beginner and up. My goal is to not only help you understand the mechanics of the instrument, but to empower you to create as limitlessly as possible on it. I will be working with you on things such as rhythm, ear training, embouchre development, breath control, sight reading, understanding musical notation and terminology and beyond through a few of my own and others' techniques.

I have found the best approach to doing this is by selecting music that you like to listen to and play, as it is much more fun to practice something that you enjoy rather than doing busywork to build skill.

About Tyler

Hi, I'm Tyler! Born and raised in Roswell, New Mexico, I am the son of a band director. That being said, I have literally been involved in music since I was an infant! I played trombone, bass trombone, and bass guitar all the way through high school, and went to New Mexico State University where I

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WHITNY S.
Tyler arrived early, spent lots of time with my unruly daughter, and kept her on track! He's a good combination of fun/playful but also has a natural authority so that my daughter actually listens to his instruction. Well done and thank you Tyler!
Kerry
Great first lesson - looking forward to the next one.
Nicolas O.
I feel like I learned a lot in an hour and he really helped me find an anchor point that I can go back to if I am stuck on a note. I realized that he went over every proven method that I learned throughout my experiences from elementary school to highschool and then added on to them by explaining how these methods help. He even showed me methods usually taught to college musicians.

The reason I always believed in private lessons is because no matter how few or how many you take, the learning process gets expedited immensely.

I definitely would recommend this teacher for learning a brass instrument.
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Mike F.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Bachelor of Music Education from Bob Jones University
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Mike F.

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I have taught brass students for 25 years including trumpet, euphonium, trombone, french horn, and tuba. If you are starting or taking the next steps in your tuba playing I would love to help.

About Mike

I have had an exciting time learning the trumpet! Growing up I always enjoyed music and especially playing the trumpet, but I was always a mediocre and unreliable player. In between my junior and senior years of high school I went through the difficulty of an embouchure change. Though I struggled f

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Chris Miller
Very qualified to train young people to take them from where they are to the next step. We are very grateful we had Mr. Foster as a teacher. Highly recommended!
Stacy Teal
We so appreciate being able to take from a professional, and someone with a heart for God.

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Average Cost of Tuba Lessons in Chicago, IL

The average cost of 60-minute tuba lessons in Chicago 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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"Samantha is a very enthusiastic, gifted teacher. She listens to my words as well as my music, and together we find a path that’s comfortable and encourages learning. Whether describing something, showing it to me on her tuba, or working with me while I get it right, it’s all about the fun of the musicianship."
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Took Tuba lessons from Samantha L.
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"Laurie was an excellent teacher for my middle-school tuba player. She was very patient and encouraging. She was very knowledgeable on the details of playing the instrument."
Rob
Took Tuba lessons from Laurie P.
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"My son started with Mr. Gallo at the beginning of summer and we have decided to continue into the school year. He can easily read each students musical ability and creates a lesson plan accordingly. His critiques, while kindly, are thorough as he strives to get the best out of students.
My son enjoys the lessons and has improved in sound quality and technique. Web based lessons have worked out great for us as my son plays the tuba. Mr. Gallo has been flexible with the schedule which we appreciate. We highly recommend Mr. Gallo and the Take Lessons website/platform."
Patricia
Took Tuba lessons from Pasquale G.
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"Lesson was just what I needed to get started"
Bill
Took Tuba lessons from David R.
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"I had Jeremy as a tuba instructor my last year of college. I was a bit skeptical since he looked so young, but after my first few lessons with him, I realized what a valuable teacher I had. He was very supportive, and instead of making me feel like a failure in my mistakes, gave me the instruction and tools necessary to succeed. I wish my time with him had been longer, but I loved the short time we did work together."
Cody
Took Tuba lessons from Jeremy S.
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"Jeremy has been great in relating to my junior high age son playing tuba. Developing a rapport via online lessons was a natural progression for the YouTube generation. Jeremy was encouraging and helped develop and grow technical skills to move from last chair to first chair and promoted to next band in the next semester! The ease and flexibility in scheduling allows him to continue in his lessons through busy concert seasons. Looking forward to adding his younger brother to the lesson with Jeremy soon!"
Liz - proud tuba mom
Took Tuba lessons from Jeremy S.
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"David helps a lot. My playing has been getting better every week."
Brogan
Took Tuba lessons from David R.
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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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"My son has been learning with Mr. Pasquale for more than a year. He absolutely loves the lessons. He is a great instructor!"
Min Chou
Took Tuba lessons from Pasquale G.
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"Good first lesson. My son is excited for the next."
Jacob
Took Tuba lessons from Pasquale G.
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