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Anthony H.

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Geneseo, IL
Starting at $34
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1998
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Anthony H.

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*Brass teacher with 20 Years of performance and music education

Hello, and welcome to brass lessons!

My goal is to help you the learner feel empowered with resources, practice skills, and confidence enough to continue learning your instrument and reach the next level with or without help. I truly believe that anyone can learn to play an instrument!

Teaching, learning, and music are passions of mine! Whether you are a beginner who has never played an instrument before, or an experienced musician, I have experience with all levels and am thrilled to teach you.

Euphonium is my primary instrument, but I have experience teaching and performing on all of the brass instruments, and competed on a national level at the Leonard Falcone Festival two times!

I have taught instrumental music for 16 years in the public schools, and have taught privately for over 20 years. I have my bachelors in Music Education, and my masters in conducting.

About Anthony

Hi, I’m Teacher Tony, and I’m from Illinois, and I love teaching music! I started playing when I was 12, and music changed my life! I have taught music to people of all ages. I really enjoy teaching students who need a little encouragement and love helping them feel good about what they are doin

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Morgan
One of the best teachers I've ever had. Teaches the whole person, not just the musician. Emphasizes in expressive playing and building confidence in students. Very methodical; will address an issue in various ways until he finds a way the student understands, and won't give up on a student. A life-long student himself, he's always learning new techniques to improve his practice. If you're looking to learn an instrument AND do something meaningful with that knowledge, I couldn't recommend him more.
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Antonia B.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2017
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Antonia B.

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I have spent over 12 years studying trumpet. During this time I have focused on jazz and it's impact on pop, rock, and R&B music. Coupled with my expertise as a lead singer, I can take your performance skills and stage presence to the next level. I also work great with kids, creating a fun learning environment to get them excited about different styles of music.

About Antonia

Antonia is a professional trumpet player, vocalist, and songwriter in the Los Angeles area. Starting violin at age 5, Antonia quickly developed a passion for music. Captivated by the raw power and tone of brass instruments, she traded in her violin for a trumpet at age 10. 
 When Antonia wa

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Edward
Very helpful and we got along great. Super excited to keep lessons going and continue with this teacher. Finally found a good teacher!
Nkosi
Antonia is a great instructor. Patient and easy to work with. Her passion for music is contagious.
Cora (8) & Emma (7)
I am amazed how easy my daughter's online piano lessons are. She has learned so quickly and effortlessly because of Antonio's teaching.
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Christopher G.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Christopher G.

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As a French Horn player by trade (Trumpet is one of my primary secondary instruments) I am uniquely qualified to help young Trumpet students increase their range and deal with the challenges of braces. As a brass specialist and NYSSMA (New York State School Music Association) Judge (specializing in Brass), I am able to help young Trumpet players prepare for and earn top marks in Solo Festivals which enable them to be chosen for All-County & All-State music festivals.

About Christopher

I am a New York State Certified Public School Music teacher with over 21 years of experience. I pride myself on teaching with compassion, humor and making learning fun. My students become part of my family. I also know how to prepare you for any musical adventure you want. You want to prepare for a

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Valerie
Mr. Greer did a fantastic job teaching my daughter Clarinet. He is very professional and she got a perfect score on all of her NYSSMA solos that she worked on with him. I highly recommend Mr. Greer for private lessons.
Stu
Worked with my daughter and she really enjoyed the lesson. She asked me if she could continue to take lessons with Christopher. He seemed to be able to easily have her gain confidence.
Jim
He is an amazing teacher. He helped me tremendously with my embouchure issues and my sound. His friendly style and energy really motivated me to practice more. Can't wait to get back to school and audition for first chair in band.
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Mercedes M.

24 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks French, English
  • Awarded Semper Fidelis Award for Musical Excellence from United States Marine Youth Foundation
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Mercedes M.

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In the past 4 years, I have tutored dozens of students and worked with different trumpet players in my area. As a music major at the University of Illinois, I seek a way to continue my passion for teaching and seeing students develop into wonderful players. Trained in general music, theory, and skills in teaching, I can truly connect with your student and ensure that they gain knowledge and learn to love playing their horn!

The most valuable way a student can learn is if he or she has a positive connection with the teacher. In my case, I ensure that I understand not only the student's strengths and places for improvement, but also the uniqueness of his or her character and what teaching methods the student responds to. Every child is unique in how they learn, and all deserve a positive experience without intimidation and impatience from teachers. Teaching music also goes hand in hand with teaching your student dedication, work ethic, and strong character!

About Mercedes

I am a current Music Education student at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, pursuing a minor in Psychology. I earned the John Phillip Sousa Band Award and the Semper Fidelis Marine Corps Musical Excellence Award for leadership, musical talent, and dedication in music. I currently study un

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My son had never played a musical instrument before his lessons with Mercedes. She has been super patient and encouraging with him as he isn't the most motivated of students. Joseph now has a solid base of the fundamentals and has begun to enjoy to play his trumpet as his skill set has grown.
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Joseph Y.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Joseph Y.

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With over 20 years of experience playing trumpet and teaching students of all ages, I know how to help you improve quickly! I have played the trumpet in the US Army for 17 years now. As a musician in the military we perform lots of difficult music of all different genres.

I have also played in high-caliber ensembles such as the Muncie Symphony Orchestra, Hendricks Country Symphony Orchestra, Ball State Wind Ensemble, and many, many jazz and chamber groups throughout New York City, Texas, and Indiana.

If you're look to START learning the trumpet, IMPROVE the skills you have already, or are looking for a new CHALLENGE to help you grow musically, I can get you where you want to go.

Whatever your goals are, we will achieve them together!

About Joseph

With over 20 years of experience playing trumpet and teaching students of all ages, I know how to help you improve quickly! I have played the trumpet in the US Army for 17 years now. As a musician in the military we perform lots of difficult music of all different genres. I have also played in hig

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Yael C.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Yael C.

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Hello! I am a Broadway pit trumpet player with a passion for teaching and unlocking students' potential and love for music! I have 5 years of trumpet tutor experience, specializing in beginner and intermediate players. All ages welcome. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Genres offered: classical, musical theater, jazz, funk, pop. I am approachable, light-hearted, motivated, and love sharing my enthusiasm for the trumpet... let's do this!

Studied trumpet at the Juilliard School
Columbia University, BA

About Yael

I am a professional trumpet player in a Broadway national tour pit orchestra. I graduated with a BA from Columbia University and studied trumpet at the Juilliard School. I deeply care about unleashing the potential of students while cultivating a fun and light-hearted environment that aims to inst

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Average Cost of Trumpet Lessons in Hillsdale, IL

The average cost of 60-minute trumpet lessons in Hillsdale is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $34 and $130 per hour.
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"Jonathan teaches trumpet as simply an extension of breathing. First he emphasizes good breathing and posture, and then he aligns you naturally with the instrument. By the end of the first lesson I could relax and achieve a real trumpet tone. Amazing."
Glenn
Took Trumpet lessons from Jonathan S.
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"Jerry is a great teacher. My son enjoys his lesson a lot."
Wesley
Took Trumpet lessons from Jerry V.
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"Exactly what I was looking for.!"
Pat
Took Trumpet lessons from Bill D.
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"William is a wonderful trumpet instructor. He’s patient and an expert teacher. My son is learning so much. We can hear the progress already! Thank you."
Enzo
Took Trumpet lessons from William A.
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"Justin was kind, supportive and encouraging to my beginning trumpet player. Excited for the next lesson. Thank you."
Max
Took Trumpet lessons from Justin B.
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"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!"
Michael
Took Trumpet lessons from Katie M.
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"I have been taking lesson with Mr. Gallo for over 4 years now and not once have he met any challenges that I face and was unable to fix it.Through Mr.Gallo's lessons,I came from being a player who lacks the desires to pick up my horn and practice everyday and someone who just doesn't have the confident to play a note properly (doing things half measure) to a player who cares about the tone quality and initiation of a note and putting in the work by practicing everyday to get good results.My work ethic and the desire to play my horn have increase through having lesson with Mr.Gallo and I would recommend this instructor to anyone who express an interest in playing Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, and French horn, or someone who just wanted to learn music theory."
Nguyen
Took Trumpet lessons from Pasquale G.
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"Gary is an amazing teacher, the best I've had. He not only knows what he's doing, but he is very adept at explaining in a way that I can understand. Currently he is teaching my brother trumpet, my sister French horn and me trombone. We are all learning at incredible rates and we all started at different levels. On top of that, we can all tell that he really cares about us and wants to help us do well in all of our individual musical endeavors. He is helping my brother with jazz improv, my sister with tone and me with musical arranging. It is very personalized and that's what makes him a great teacher."
Macy
Took Trumpet lessons from Gary R.
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"My son loved his first lesson and the instructor. 😊
thank you, John. He got to play many notes that he did not with the previous instructor."
Tyler
Took Trumpet lessons from John G.
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"Exactly what you want in an instructor: knowledgeable, patient, and supportive!"
Alec
Took Trumpet lessons from Tom G.
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