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Bill D.

16 Reviews
Glenview, IL
Starting at $59
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Doctorate of Musical Arts from University of South Carolina
  • Teaching since 1980
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Bill D.

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My lessons create a fun and motivational learning environment that promotes goal setting, good habits, positive self esteem based on tangible accomplishments, and an appreciation for the rewards of diligence and perseverance.

My services include music lessons in trumpet, jazz improvisation, music theory, jazz theory, and audition preparation.

I am currently the Principal Trumpeter in the Lyric Opera of Chicago Orchestra, Assistant Principal Trumpet with the Grant Park Summer Music Festival Orchestra, Principal Trumpet with the Chicago Philharmonic Orchestra, and former Assistant Principal Trumpet with the Alabama Symphony Orchestra. I have performed with the Chicago Symphony and Milwaukee Symphony.

I Hold a Doctorate of Musical Arts degree from the University of South Carolina and I am a certified band director with 5 years band directing experience.

I particularly enjoy audition coaching, having won three international symphony orchestra auditions myself. My students have jobs ...

About Bill

Bill is in his sixth season as Principal Trumpet with the Lyric Opera of Chicago and his third season as Assistant Principal Trumpet with the Grant Park Summer Music Festival Orchestra. He was a member of the trumpet faculty at DePaul University for five years and has presented performances and mas

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Ethan S.
Bill is very passionate. He teaches me all the techniques and trying to help me make a much better sound. He is strict to get every notes correct while other teachers allow easy passes. He also corrects my old habits. He is a wonderful teacher who really teaches fundamentals.
Pat
Exactly what I was looking for.!
Sakura I.
It was very detailed instruction. He provided accurate advice and easy-to-understand examples. His breathing technique, musicality and technique for expression were very helpful. And, needless to say, he had a wonderful personality.
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Caleb M.

67 Reviews
Lake Zurich, IL
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Caleb M.

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I've been playing trumpet for 18 years, and I'm anxious to pass along my love for the instrument to others of all ages! I teach a variety of styles with my experience performing many kinds of music from classical to hip-hop. Whatever your interests I can get you playing with a healthy approach to brass playing and solid fundamentals!

About Caleb

Caleb moved from his hometown of Wichita, Kansas, to Chicago in 2008 to attend DePaul University, where he received his Bachelor’s in Trumpet Performance studying under Matt Lee and Tage Larsen. Since then, Caleb has picked up a variety of regular gigs across a wide spectrum of styles, genres, and

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Bob M.
Caleb knows when to interrupt with a tip or a useful instruction and knows how to frame it in a way that makes sense to the student.
Austin
Caleb was great! He is great with my 11 year old son. Looking forward to the next lesson. My son said he was really cool :)
Stefan T.
amazing experience! very accommodating and patient (my son had his trumpet sent to be fixed for long time and Caleb did not get upset)
we are looking forward for the next lessons!

Noe M.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Noe M.

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I graduated from the Oberlin Conservatory of Music in 2017 with a Bachelors in Trumpet Performance. Trumpet is my passion and I love sharing that passion with people who want to learn! I have a background in voice and piano, which I have been studying for 15 years, in addition to teaching music theory and private lessons to students ages 5-18. I love working with musicians of all ages and experience levels to help them reach their full potential! Send me a message to learn more!

About Noe

I am a jazz trumpet player originally from Austin, TX. I graduated from the Oberlin Conservatory of Music in 2017 with a Bachelors in Trumpet Performance. I love working with kids and adults who want to deepen their understanding of music or music performance and am excited about teaching with Take

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John G.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Associate in Arts in Music from San Diego Mesa College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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John G.

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Classical, Jazz, Big Band, Concert Band, Orchestral, Brass Quintet/Choir, Reggae/Ska, Pop/Rock Cover Band Music, Dixieland Jazz, Military and Bugle Calls

About John

I am a 38 year old professional musician, and music and tennis Instructor. I teach Trumpet, French Horn, singing and tennis. I have 25 years experience playing trumpet, French Horn and Singing and play in several groups around the San Diego area including: Filarmonica Portuguesa Uniao De San Di

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Giulio D.
John was great with my 4yo son. He was patient and kind. We look forward to more lessons
James M.
Hiring J.R. has been an incredibly uplifting, fun, and educational experience. A far better experience than I could have asked or hoped for. I’m learning! And excited for the progress, which does take an investment of practice, energy & time. He is extremely patient & flexible with how to cope with my needs (when possible) and super supportive: I’m almost 50 and paralyzed.

As corny as this sounds I’ve never known anyone with such a broad overall knowledge, experience and wisdom about music and instruments. If I have a question about my piano playing, or virtually any music question, he either has the answer or helps me find it if he doesn’t.

He is extremely knowledgeable and respectful and has more than earned my respect and gratitude.

Hiring him is one of the best choices I’ve ever made. The only regret I have is that I didn’t hire him sooner.
Lexi C.
Love my 1st lesson. I learned so much in one day. Definitely looking forward to my next lesson.
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Jaden B.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Trumpet Performance from Utah Valley University
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Awarded Louis Armstrong Jazz Award from Lone Peak High School
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Jaden B.

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I'm finishing up a degree in Trumpet Performance, and have been learning many different teaching techniques for different types of students. I like to see students progress in the musicality through fundamentals and expressiveness.

About Jaden

Hello! I love playing trumpet. I've been playing for the past 11 years, and the trumpet and music have taken me all over the place, including Disneyland, Carnegie Hall, New Orelans, London, Paris, Croatia, Italy, and many other places. I've been fortunate enough to play with member of bands such

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Suzette
Jaden has been such a great teacher for our son. He’s super patient and takes my sons desires into consideration. If my son says he wants to learn a specific thing then Jaden has been super obliging. He even helped show us how to clean the trumpet in the tub one day. He was able to work out coming to our home to teach and has been flexible when our schedules change.
Jamie
Jaden is a great teacher! He’s very talented and has a great way connecting with his students. He has a lot of enthusiasm about playing the trumpet that is contagious to his students.
Kristen
We love having Jaden as our son's teacher. His style of teaching and his personality work perfectly with what our son needs from a teacher.

Yakov D.

20 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Awarded Gold Award from Forte International Competition
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Yakov D.

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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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Iasonas & Odysseas A.
Very knowledgable and enthusiastic teacher. He has a way about him that makes the lesson exciting.
Yoella & Malkiya O.
Mr Yakov is very pleasant, patient and professional. He makes learning fun. One of my daughters is very shy and particular. I was concerned for her first violin. But she ended up loving the lesson and the instructor. We did some lessons online and at his studio. During the online lesson, the connection with our internet was horrible. He could hear her playing but she couldn't hear him. Yet, patiently, he got creative and taught the lesson with my daughter through chat. The environment of the studio is comfortable. You can tell he's passionate about what he does. That left me with a great impression of him. We look forward to more lessons with him for as long as we can.
Thanks Mr Yakov!!!
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Average Cost of Trumpet Lessons in Elmhurst, IL

The average cost of 60-minute trumpet lessons in Elmhurst is $71. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $27 and $227 per hour.
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"Nicholas knows his stuff. More importantly, he's very patient with this old dude who is trying to get his chops back."
Steve
Took Trumpet lessons from Nicholas C.
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"I just completed 5 lessons with Reut. I was very impressed by her knowledge and adaptability to my level of ability. I will continue lessons as I find them helpful and enjoyable!"
Mary Ann
Took Trumpet lessons from Reut R.
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"Bobby is a great teacher. He analyzes the needs of the student very well and he is very patient while correcting and guiding the student. I highly recommend taking lessons from him!"
Filiz
Took Trumpet lessons from Bobby S.
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"My son looks forward to the lessons. Jordan does a great job with him. He has also been very accommodating with our schedule if things have come up."
Carrissa
Took Trumpet lessons from Jordan M.
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"Great teacher, very good teaching methods, flexible time management and very very nice. Best teacher I've had so far."
Jordi
Took Trumpet lessons from Franz H.
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"Hi troy, thank you for helping my son understand what he needed help on. He really made sure that my son understood what he was trying to show, thank you so much for giving my son the confedence he needed."
Steban
Took Trumpet lessons from Troy S.
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"Jacob felt very positive about his lesson today. Beckie assured him that they could work on everything he's wanting to do."
Jacob
Took Trumpet lessons from Beckie E.
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"Holly was the perfect instructor for my first months learning trumpet. Her brass playing experience was a great foundation fo a lot of insight about how to practice, progress, and get past some snags. It was a bonus that she is upbeat and very encouraging with a great sense of humor."
Jen
Took Trumpet lessons from Holly S.
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"Andrew Giska is very helpful when it comes to trumpet. He has a good knowledge of the trumpet and how to play. In a group setting, or even individual, he can locate a specific part in the music where people are struggling and can help fix the problem. Andrew is very reliable as he is very willing to meet with you and make you a better trumpet player. Overall, Andrew Giska is a recommended trumpet teacher as he is very good at what he does."
Nathan
Took Trumpet lessons from Andrew G.
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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!"
Ryan
Took Trumpet lessons from Justin B.
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