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LeAnna S. Los Angeles, CA

I have been teaching trombone lessons for beginners for 6 years now and I love it. Lessons are focused on learning proper technique and have fun doing it! We do scales, arpeggios, pitch recognition, ear training and conclude with songs. Lessons are structured to assist students in developing skills that be applies to all styles from from orchestra to popular.

About LeAnna

Hello, welcome to my profile and thank you for taking the time to check it out. I am happy to introduce myself to you and share that teaching the performing arts is one of the greatest joys of my life. I am a performing artist and teacher in Los Angeles, teaching a variety of classes from music, dance and theatre. I graduated from San Francisco State University in 2009 where I received a BA in Classical Music, a BA in Dance with a focus in choreography, and a minor in Multi-Cultural Theatre. I have such a strong, well-rounded background in many styles because I value creative exploration. As a vocalist, I studied classical voice since I was 16 years old, trained at SFSU and La Universidad de Catolica in Santiago, Chile and consider that as strong foundation, but always explored ...

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sarah A. April 15, 2015
Piano · In studio
Verified Student
she is the BEST !!
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Jessica A. March 18, 2015
Piano · In home
Verified Student
Awesome lesson! LeAnna is so nice and so amazing!
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Julia L. February 12, 2015
Speaking Voice · In studio
Verified Student
LeAnna is a very thoughtful and mindful instructor. The lessons with LeAnna are organized and structured in a way that strategically presents the information to the student. I feel that LeAnna brings herself and her experience into all the lessons she teaches and is just wonderful!
Robert M. Pomona, CA

About Robert

I am a brass, voice and percussion artist and teacher, local to the Pomona area, specializing in many styles such as Classical, Jazz, and Pop. I am a tuba player at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim performing in numerous ensembles throughout the park. I received my Bachelor’s degree in Tuba Performance from CSU Sacramento and my master's degree in tuba performance at Azusa Pacific University. At APU I have held principal chairs in many ensembles including the Jazz band I, Wind Ensemble, graduate quintet, Vocal Jazz, and am the Assistant director of the Blackout Marching Band (APU). In addition, I was privileged to win multiple downbeat awards with the Sacramento State Jazz Singers where I sung bass and was often a featured soloist. I am featured as the bass singer in Selfless Cold and ...

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Michele R. February 12, 2014
Trumpet
Verified Student
Highly Recommend

Robert is a outstanding trumpet instructor. He is not only very knowledgeable, but he knows how to communicate to his students in a way that makes sense. He is very professional but keeps the lessons fun as well.
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DavidW3 June 29, 2012
Vocal Lessons

Robert is great to work with. We were able to identify my vocal range, introduce me to some basic music theory and help identify ways to expand my air capacity all within just a few lessons. I'm looking forward to each one and furthering my knowledge.
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CoryS April 12, 2012
Roberts great. He's quick to spot what needs attention and approaches problems professionly.
John E. Los Angeles, CA

Building basic technique: embouchre studies, learning slide positions, correct breathing and air use.

Ensemble and solo repertoire and technique studies, scales, theory, improvisation, etc.

Books used: Standard of Excellence (beginner), Essential Elements (beginner), Yamaha (beginner)

About John

I've been playing music for over twenty years as a brass player, pianist, guitarist, composer, and electronic musician. I've studied and performed across the country—starting in Seattle, then New York and the northeast, and finally here in Los Angeles. As a performer, I have trained and play extensively on the French horn, trumpet, trombone, piano, and guitar. I perform in a variety of styles—from classical to jazz and pop/rock styles. As a composer and sound designer, I work in a variety of settings, from composing for orchestra, string quartet, percussion, and groups of all shapes and sizes, to designing sound for theater and film. I earned my Bachelor's degree at Bennington College in Vermont and my Master's degree at CalArts. I play all around LA as a freelance orchestral ...

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Christoffer S. August 19, 2014
Composition · In studio
John is a brilliant composer and instrumentalist. I worked with him extensively while studying at CalArts. His musicianship and knowledge of music theory is in depth, and he is easily able to pass this information on to students. I highly recommend him as a teacher to any level of musician.
Steven K. San Gabriel, CA

I teach a well structures journey into learning this wonderful expressive and fun instrument. All aspects of the rudiments of the instruments are covered and beginning students will follow their progress through a method book and several additions to learn the musical language and the instrument.

About Steven

I am a Musical Director who has scored original music for many motion pictures and television and was musical arranger for the Dallas Symphony Orchestra. I've scored and arranged original music for several television shows including, Desperate Housewives, MTV's Making the Band, It's Showtime at the Apollo and numerous series on PBS, A & E and Disney, . I have also served as on-set vocal and piano coach for many Disney TV series. As a piano instructor, I believe in giving every student a foundation in classical music.. I enjoy teaching and playing Jazz and pop as well. I've worked with students ages 5-90. I simply love the teaching process and respect every student's journey. Mixing structure and discipline with a positive teaching style, I work to inspire students to be their ...

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Judy C. November 2, 2014
Piano · In studio
Verified Student
Steven is very nice and attentive with my 9 years old son. He is very patient and creative with children. He is also very professional and organized. My son loves to play piano now. I would highly recommend him to give him a try.
Matthew S. Glendale, CA

The trombone is an instrument in the brass family, notable for its unique sliding action. Usage is widespread and varied, from classical and jazz to rock, hip hop, and pop. Students will learn fundamentals such as embouchure, slide technique, instrument care, and reading. More advanced students will study the standard repertoire and learn to improvise in a variety of styles.

About Matthew

I grew up in San Diego and started playing piano at age 6. I started composing at age 10 and began to play the trombone in school bands at 12. I fell in love with all of immediately, and I started telling everyone around me that I was going to be a musician when I was still in middle school. After graduating high school from the San Diego School of Creative and Performing Arts, I attended the Cleveland Institute of Music for 6 years where I earned a bachelor's and master's degree in composition. I've performed as a soloist and with a variety of groups all over the country, and my music has been featured during my fellowships with the Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra and the Canton Symphony Orchestra. I've been teaching various disciplines since I was 16, and I've developed a real ...

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Olivia H. December 10, 2014
Piano · In studio
Verified Student
Matthew is a very good teacher. He is very methodical and thorough. I highly recommend Matthew to anyone wishing to learn how to play the piano from the very beginning; not having had any previous experience.
Dan D. Los Angeles, CA

I have been teaching trombone for over two years and have studied with the best trombone teachers in the world. My students have all quickly become the best players at their schools and are well on their way to getting college scholarships in the future. After only a couple lessons you'll find that your sound will impress more people and your range will improve. I focus on sound, range, technique, music reading and musical expression.

About Dan

I have a Bachelor of Music from Northwestern University in Chicago and I am currently working on an Artist Diploma at The Colburn School in Los Angeles. I have received extensive teaching training at The Colburn School through classes taught by visiting professor Dr. Robert Duke, head of music education at the University of Texas. I have also taught extensively in the Jumpstart program at Colburn which offers lessons to students age 10-14.

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