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Bill D.

18 Reviews
Glenview, IL
Starting at $59
  • Speaks English
  • Doctorate of Musical Arts from University of South Carolina
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Bill D.

18 Reviews
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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 ...

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 mast

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Gil R.
Just started studying with Bill. He's already given me some good recommendations to improve my playing, and he is encouraging. I left the lesson motivated. I'm really looking forward to studying with Bill!
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.!
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Trevor J.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Music performance, Trumpet from Biola University
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Trevor J.

3 Reviews
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I have been teaching Trumpet for 5 years, I am a second year Graduate student. (Prices have been reduced for Covid-19) I Specialize in growing beginner to intermediate players and intermediate players to advanced players. Another thing that I do is help motivate and help advanced musicians into great ones. Lessons are customized to the needs of each student. Students will all grow to understand music theory, become better readers, Improved technique, and richer tones. Let's get started.

About Trevor

I am a professional trumpet player. I have played lead trumpet with the Jimmy McConnell Super Big Band, Lead player at Biola University Jazz ensemble. Principle in Biola Universities orchestra and wind ensemble for 2 years. I currently have my Bachelors of Music in Performance from Biola University

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Trevor works well with our 13 year old son! This service is a lifesaver for students that need the individual attention.
We look forward to many more lessons!!
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Chris H.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks
  • Bachelor of Music from North Dakota State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Chris H.

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I have a wealth of experience as a trumpeter and music teacher, and hold three degrees in music: DMA from Univ. of Georgia, MM from UT-Austin, and BM from N. Dakota State Univ. I am trained mostly in and play primarily "classical" trumpet, but have experience performing and teaching jazz and pop/commercial styles. Working with kids and adults on music is enjoyable and fulfilling, and I strive to help students as much as possible.

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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Nathan
Chris will demonstrate with his trumpet how a piece should be played. He advises on breathing and other techniques. He’s encouraging and uses constructive criticism. I look forward each week to my lessons with Chris.
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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Tammye D.

21 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tammye D.

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Trumpet is a wonderful instrument for both the young and young-at-heart. I have been playing trumpet for most of my life, and teaching it for 20 years.

About Tammye

I am a 2008 graduate of the University of North Texas with a Bachelor of Arts in Music degree. While at North Texas I taught trumpet lessons in the Denton area. I have also taught piano, clarinet, and saxophone as well as all the other brass instruments. I have performed with the UNT Concert Band,

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Bruce Y.
Is possible to change teacher?
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Noemie
my daughter loves her lessons with Ms Tammye!
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Erica G.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $19
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
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Erica G.

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I have been a brass musician for over 15+ years. The past four years, I have been working as a middle school band director! The goal during these lessons will be to build a routine to further you on your musical journey while having a ton of fun!!

About Erica

My name is Erica Guidroz. I am a French horn and Trumpet teacher in the North hills of Pittsburgh, PA. Prior to this position, I taught in Fort Worth ISD in Texas as the Head Band Director at Stripling Middle School for two years and at Young Men's Leadership Academy for two years. At both schools,

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Made such a huge contribution to my son’s confidence. He had wanted to play trumpet for almost a year now and Erica met him where he was skill level wise and helped him build on that.
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Hong Y.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $67
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  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Hong Y.

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My teaching style is focused on student growth and my expectations as the instructor are adjusted for the students' goals. I believe that for growth to occur that I get to know the students so that I can find the most relatable way to help them improve their playing and understanding.

Anyone that studies with me, will not only get individually tailored lessons, but individual exercises (as needed), and quick responses through email at anytime between lessons with questions or concerns.

I am an active trumpet performer, conductor, clinician, and educator in the North America and Asia. I earned a Master of Music degree at the University of Arizona. I also received a full scholarship to complete his first year of Doctorate of Musical Arts degree.

My experiences as a music educator span all ages and ensemble types, including private lessons and concert bands from public school through university levels. I was a band director at Sidney High School where he taught concert band. Under ...

About Hong

I am an active trumpet performer, conductor, clinician, and educator in the North America and Asia. He earned a Master of Music degree at the University of Arizona, and Master of Business Administration degree at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. I also received a full scholarship to complete his

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Emma
I am a beginner and I took Hong’s lessons for a month. He is a very patient teacher with much passion on his own instrument. With his knowledge about trumpet, I am inspired every lesson with a new technique and tips to overcome challenges. I enjoyed every lessons so far.
Ashley
Hong is a very nice and patient teacher to work with. My kid enjoys the online trumpet lesson with him.

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Average Cost of Trumpet Lessons in Kenilworth, IL

The average cost of 60-minute trumpet lessons in Kenilworth 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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"Greg was warm and just a pleasure."
Nathan
Took Trumpet lessons from Gregory H.
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"I can't compare Justin with any other teacher as my child has had only one trumpet instructor; but I believe they do not come much, if any better, than Justin! He is a natural teacher. He is punctual, caring, patient, encouraging, and most professional. I especially like the way he consistently corrects the "little" bad habits that may become a monumental problem later. I consider it an honor having my child being taught by Justin."
Carol
Took Trumpet lessons from Justin B.
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"Highly recommended

I am a professional musician who has taken beginner-level secondary instrumental lessons with Katie on trumpet. Katie is a highly skilled trumpet player, a patient and knowledgeable teacher, and an even better person. I give her my highest recommendation."
James
Took Trumpet lessons from Katie M.
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"Troy is a great teacher. He is patient, kind and funny. He plans the course carefully. Troy is also flexible and understanding that sometimes we have to change our schedule and he try his best to compromise. My son loves his class."
Zhuyan
Took Trumpet lessons from Troy S.
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"Megan has been wonderful: Arrives on time, every time, and is super pleasant and most importantly my son is actually starting to play the trumpet! Couldn't have asked for a more talented and punctual teacher!"
Mark
Took Trumpet lessons from Megan W.
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"Great first lesson! Feeling excited to practice :)"
Madeline
Took Trumpet lessons from Justin B.
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"Holly did a great job putting my son at ease and encouraging him. He is looking forward to the next class."
Ryan
Took Trumpet lessons from Holly S.
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"Holly was so upbeat and attentive throughout the whole session. She gave words of encouragement and offered great pointers. Holly provided a thorough assessment and laid out a plan for future meetings. My son and I look forward to his next lesson."
Lucas
Took Trumpet lessons from Holly S.
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"Listens carefully, corrects and teaches, performs examples. All around very good. Very happy with the lessons"
Leonard
Took Trumpet lessons from Jerry V.
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"Nicholas’s has Great energy and patient instruction for my son’s very first lesson. He was all smiles and excited to learn more!"
Isaak
Took Trumpet lessons from Nicholas C.
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