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Bryan H.

7 Reviews
Watertown, MA
Starting at $35
  • Professional Music from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Bryan H.

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Brass is my specialty! I've played with the greats, studied with the greats, and seen the greats. Let my extensive experience be your treasure. I can help anyone and everyone who wants to improve grow both as a trumpet player and a musician in general

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Please allow me to introduce myself! Whatever your age or background, I can show you things you've never seen, nor heard, nor thought of before. Now there's nothing new under the sun, but that doesn't mean that you've learned it yet! Let my years of teaching and performing help you achieve what y

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Mike
At 40, I decided to pick up the tuba that I’d kept since playing in college. I wanted to get off to a solid start. I found in Bryan a solid teacher with a wealth of all sorts of musical knowledge. I implemented the lessons into practice and felt myself grow stronger in some areas than I had ever experienced in my first 10 years of practice and learning. I was also able to see a marked improvement in my bass guitar skills by applying many of the same concepts to the playing of that instrument. These lessons have been a great investment for my musicianship.
Kunjan
Bryan has very unique lesson plans and can channel his musical thoughts very clearly. He was very understanding and reflective of my needs. He then presented me with a series of mental models and exercises which i am certain will make me not just a better pianist but a better musician and also help me appreciate music better.

I would highly highly recommend Bryan and i will certainly continue the musicial journey with him.
Kathryn
My daughter loves taking trombone lessons with Bryan House!

Christopher S.

Abington, MA
Starting at $25
  • BA Jazz Performance from Florida State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2011
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Christopher S.

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Chris’s trumpet pedagogical practices are derived from multiple sources. For his beginner students, he utilizes “Essential Elements for Band” from Hal Leonard to create a solid foundation of sound pedagogy and engaging music to start their musical adventure. “Essential Elements” features both familiar songs and specific exercises to focus the student on the unique characteristics and unique sounds of their instrument. After the student reaches an intermediate level, Chris implements method books by Arban, Clarke, and Irons into the practice routine to further improve technical facility and be able to perform more challenging and advanced pieces. For those students interested in learning how to play jazz, Sporer supplies them with ear-training techniques, sheet music of jazz standards, and listening material for reference. He also demonstrates characteristics of this type of music including musical patterns that can be applied over common harmonic sequences and landmark solos for ...

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Chris Sporer is a trumpet and piano instructor based in Boston, Massachusetts. who has experience with all levels and abilities. He believes in tailoring his approach with each student based on their own musical goals – whether they are hoping to master the basics or pursue music professionally –

Ryan O.

Roxbury, MA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • MM Trumpet Performance from New England Conservatory
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ryan O.

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Are you a total beginner interested in the trumpet? How about a comeback player that wants to learn the trumpet again? Or, how about a player who wants to take things to the next level? My name is Ryan and I am a freelance trumpet player in Boston and a current masters student at the New England Conservatory! I have been teaching private lessons for six years and have worked with students of all ages and skill levels from all around the world. You can learn more about me through my website below.

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My name is Ryan and I am a freelance musician in Boston and a masters student at the New England Conservatory! I have taught students of all ages and skill levels from all around the world. I truly believe in creating a unique learning experience for my students and thus, will receive personaliz

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Nathan R.

24 Reviews
Teaches Online
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  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2002
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Nathan R.

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I equally cover fundamentals, technique, tone production, classical, jazz and anything else the student might be interested in.

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I have been teaching private lessons for close to 10 years and have been an active performer for even longer, playing in all different types of groups, from rock bands and jazz groups to orchestras and brass bands. I studied music at Frostburg State University (Bachelors) and the Peabody Conservat

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Weston G.
Nathan was great! We lost internet at our house during the last 10 minutes of the lesson and Nathan was quick to solve the problem by adding another 10 minutes on to the end of our next lesson. It's nice to know that he has the flexibility and willingness to do that when things happen that are out of our control. And 2020 is often out of our control, Am I right?!
Marcus
Nathan is a very talented musician
Joshua V.
Very pleasant teacher. First lesson went well. Thank you
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Steve O.

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Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Bachelor of Music Education & Trumpet Performance from Concordia College, Moorhead, MN
  • Awarded Awards and Honors from (various)
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Steve O.

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I recently retired, after 37 years of teaching beginners through high school age students. In addition, I have remained active my entire life as a Trumpet player, performing in orchestras, concert bands, jazz ensembles, brass ensembles and as a soloist throughout the Twin Cities area. Many of my students (hundreds!) have auditioned and qualified for All-State Bands, honor bands, college scholarships, etc. My goals as a teacher: help the student learn to love making music on the Trumpet, help them increase their Trumpet skills significantly and help them grow as a happy person exploring the fun and exciting world of music!

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I am a professional musician and music educator with 37 years of highly successful experience in teaching students of all abilities (beginners to advanced level performers), and all ages (young children to adults)! I have an undergraduate music education and trumpet performance degree from Conc

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Aiden
Steve is a great trumpet teacher. He picked fun songs to learn as well as took the time to explain things and focus on where to improve.
Mike
Steve is great, glad my Daughter is still able to take lessons while it cant be done in person.
Rebecca
Steve is a great. He has helped my beginning trumpet player build confidence in her ability. He always takes the time to explain why trumpet players do certain things, which has really helped my daughter. She looks forward to trumpet lessons every week.
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Amanda P.

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  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Amanda P.

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Hire me to help your child learn trumpet and their band music! Hire me to help teach music to your children! Hire me to help your child learn music. Please consider me if your child has behaviors, or an IEP. I worked at a local residential treatment facility as a recreation specialist. I have worked at the YMCA as well as a therapeutic after school program. Since then I am a caseworker full time, working for at risk families in our community. My passion is working with youth, but love and enjoy teaching all ages! Music can enrich your life at any age!

I am skilled at reading music, learning it by ear, teaching scales and learning basic chords. I LOVE funk, swing, and classic jazz, as well as classical.
I have been playing trumpet for 16 years. I grew up in Webster NY and currently live in Rochester NY. I played trumpet in high school in local jazz bands, show choir, pit for musicals, jazz ensemble and wind ensemble. I continued to play in the Canisius College Jazz Ensemble. Since ...

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Hello! My name is Amanda Paratore. Born and raised in upstate NY, my passion is music. I grew up playing jazz and classical trumpet and have continued it into my adulthood. My primary passion is working with at-risk youth. I have had multiple jobs working with adolescents and children with behavior

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"Jeremy was patient and thoughtful in teaching my son how to play trumpet."
Arthur
Took Trumpet lessons from Jeremy P.
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"hes nice from hayden"
Rachel
Took Trumpet lessons from Ruben M.
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"An excellent instructor who is truly dedicated to his craft. Ruben displays a sincere interest in the improvement of his students and is a very skilled musician as well."
Bret C.
Took Trumpet lessons from Ruben M.
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"Knowledgeable about many areas of music (teaches many instruments). Very professional. Treats my child with respect and is good about focusing on the fundamentals of good playing so as not to develop bad habits which become harder to correct if not corrected early on. Gives my child suggestions and practice homework to improve techniques and proficiency."
Todd
Took Trumpet lessons from Daniel K.
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"Jennings had a terrific first lesson!"
Jennings
Took Trumpet lessons from Doug L.
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"Caleb was very friendly, obviously knowledgeable and right on time! Looking forward to many more lessons with him"
Blake
Took Trumpet lessons from Caleb M.
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"Ms. Laverty has been my son’s private trumpet teacher since the summer of 2012. She is patient, kind and very supportive of his efforts in playing the trumpet. In large part, she is the reason that my son enjoys playing trumpet and continues to thrive as a musician.

From the beginning she tailored her lessons to include the music that my son was interested in and also added increasingly more complex music to work on and master.

Sandra has taped him playing during lessons to show him how and where he can improve in body position, quality of sound and other nuances. She regularly uses her laptop computer to show videos of performances that support the lesson and also assigns various Internet sites to view for exposure to other musicians and styles.

Sandra regularly provides opportunities for my son to perform in public. He has performed at the annual CMEA event at San Jose State University, and other smaller events where he played solo on stage. They have both joined in at a local café for practice in improvisation, as my son loves to play jazz. This has really helped in his jazz solo opportunities at school. She has also organized a quartet of student trumpet players to work together on various music pieces and then they all performed together for family and friends. This was a unique experience for the children to practice and play together and perform as a group.

My son is also interested in basketball and baseball, and Sandra has been very flexible in scheduling lessons to accommodate my son’s athletic and school schedules. After about 6 months of lessons, she offered twice a week lessons to capitalize on my son’s enthusiasm and increase the speed of musical advancement so his confidence soared and he wanted to play more because he liked doing something he felt he was good at. He kept this schedule for about a year and then back to once a week to allow for more time for other interests.

During middle school, my son played trumpet in both the Advanced Band and also Jazz Band classes. This past summer, Sandra again offered twice weekly lessons to get ready for his high school debut. As a result, he was chosen to play first chair in the high school jazz band. He was also one of only two freshmen that were accepted into the most advanced band class (also known at Wind Ensemble) at Lincoln High School.

I recommend Sandra Laverty, without reservation, for any trumpet teaching opportunity."
Carla
Took Trumpet lessons from Sandra L.
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"Jordan is very patient and explain the techniques in details. Ryan liked the class."
Ryan
Took Trumpet lessons from Jordan M.
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"He is very patient but knowledgeable."
Lowell
Took Trumpet lessons from Caleb M.
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"I have had the pleasure of studying with Dr. Denton both in person and online. Recently, he worked with me on repertoire for my upcoming M.M. recital at Eastman. He is great at pointing out details and helpful with phrasing. He has a very musical approach to the trumpet. He keeps his students to a high standard but also maintains an encouraging and positive environment."
Michelle
Took Trumpet lessons from Bill D.
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