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Xin H.

12 Reviews
Catonsville, MD
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Chinese
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Bachelor of Music, Applied Music (Horn) from Eastman School of Music
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Xin H.

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I primarily play the French horn, but I can teach basic fundamentals of trumpet playing to any beginning student, any age! Please reach out and I'll answer any questions you may have. Lessons will be catered to each student and you or your child will build a strong foundation that can be applied to all things in life!

We will use a 2-1 approach to constructive criticism, where for every possible improvement, we will say two positives. At times, we will use singing as a tool to figure out everything from melodies and rhythm. I also believe heavily in making music fun and enjoyable and loving our own sound. The types of repertoire we will explore include and are not limited to: solo music, etudes, calisthenics, and duets.

About Xin

Hello, I'm Xin! I am a graduate of the Eastman School of Music and am based in the Baltimore area. I can't wait to help you with your musical dreams. I am available for in-home, in-studio, and online lessons worldwide. I have been studying classical horn playing for 10 years and can teach beginn

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Ayla
Our first class was amazing! Xin is bursting with positive energy, kindness, and patience. She’s exactly what my 9 year old hopeful musician needs right now! Can’t wait to continue classes with her!
Karin
Xi is VERY knowledgeable of the art of horn playing. I understand what she is saying without difficulty. She knows what she is doing and her skill in teaching is above average. I’m so thankful to have found a teacher who respects where I am at 54 and how to help me get back in the game. The work is up to me of course, but she been very real and encouraging along the way. Well done!
Rose R.
Dynamic and effective lessons. Fundamentals of horn playing explained thoroughly through fun, easy to follow drills and video clips from the instructor. Each student gets a designated share drive with lesson notes, assignments, technique videos etc.

Dustin L.

8 Reviews
Silver Spring, MD
Starting at $30
  • Jazz Studies from University of the Arts
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dustin L.

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I've been studying trumpet for 15 years, and I'm eager to work with students of all ages. I will give students a firm foundation in trumpet fundamentals, while also focusing on what the student would like to learn. I specialize in jazz and contemporary music, though I am also trained in classical music.

About Dustin

Hi! My name is Dustin. I've been teaching private lessons since 2010 and have loved helping my students develop a talent and love for music. I went to West Virginia Wesleyan College and earned a degree in Music in 2012. I look forward to helping you reach your goals!

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Jean R.
Dustin is an excellent trumpet teacher. He tailors the lesson to the needs of the student.
Eric D.
Really enjoyed my first class with Dustin! He is easy-going and knowledgeable. I liked how he explains the concepts and techniques. I am very much looking forward to the next lesson.
Henry
Dustin was prompt and worked well with my middle school aged-son. Had him engaged and motivated to practice!
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Makai G.

Baltimore, MD
Starting at $17
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Makai G.

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Music is a universal tool of communication that breaks language barriers around the world, It can be used in many ways to bring people together and create change. My name is Makai Guest and my implement of change is the trumpet! I've had experience at schools like Berklee College of Music and New School of Jazz and I will pass down all my knowledge.

About Makai

WORK EXPERIENCE BSA Twigs Teacher 2017–2018 Saturday Arts program at Baltimore School for the Arts teaching grades 2-8 about music. Baltimore City Youth Works 2016–2017 Worked at several Baltimore City schools painting & other maintenance projects to help keep city schools beautiful. Baltimor

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Hollyn S.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Music Education, BME from Louisiana State University
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Hollyn S.

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I am an experienced, certified music educator with a passion for teaching trumpet students of all levels and backgrounds. Lessons with me will be fun, exploratory, creative, and focused on your personal growth as a musician. I believe in inquiry-based learning, which means you will be discovering new things about music and trumpet with me there to guide and support you. We will explore several facets of musicianship to ensure you are cultivating a well-rounded musical education from your lessons. Most importantly, the focus will always be on YOU and your personal musical interests and goals! I am here to help YOU!

About Hollyn

I graduated summa cum laude with College Honors from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor’s of Music Education degree in Spring 2020, and I am a certified K-12 music educator. I am currently pursuing a Master’s of Music in Trumpet Performance at Longy School of Music of Bard College in Boston

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Ann Marie
I have seen Hollyn teach students from age 4 to 22. She is unfailingly respectful and always has the student's best interest in mind. She takes a holistic approach and does identifies mental AND physical issues that may need corrected for optimal achievement to occur, and then she helps the student fix them in a positive and productive way. She is particularly skilled with dealing with performing anxiety or physical pain while playing and will soon help the student overcome any such problems. She has a great personality and sense of humor and the lessons are never boring, never repetitive. She has a great training in both musicianship/performance and pedagogy.
Daisy Schudmak
Hollyn is a fantastic instructor. I’m always so impressed with the variety of exercises she walks my son through in a 30 minute lesson. She includes ear training, sight reading, the mastery of scales, and practicing a new piece of music all in one lesson. She is extremely patient and kind and gently helps my son through frustrating moments when his abilities are being stretched and strengthened. My son now has about 8 polished songs to play for friends and family and I could not possibly be more pleased.
Ashley
Hollyn is an exceptionally bright, engaging, creative, kind and generous music educator. Her approach to trumpet teaching is one of personal empowerment--meeting each student where they are, helping them find their voice and guiding them to engage with the discipline of learning to play music that they love. As a professional trumpeter myself, I recommend Hollyn as a teacher for students of all levels, but feel like she has a unique talent for working with younger students starting their trumpet playing journey!
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Karen D.

31 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Bachelor Of Music Magna Cum Laude from Berklee School Of Music
  • Teaching since 1980
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Karen D.

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Trumpet:
A trumpet is a musical instrument commonly used in classical and jazz ensembles. The trumpet group contains the instruments with the highest register in the brass family. They are played by blowing air through almost-closed lips (called the player's embouchure), producing a "buzzing" sound that starts a standing wave vibration in the air column inside the instrument. I begin teaching from the beginning with the very basics of breathing, embouchure, fingerings, reading, notes, rhythms, songs, scales, theory and improvisation.

About Karen

Anyone Can Learn To Sing or Play Any Instrument With My Method! No End To How Good You Can Get! Become Better Than Anyone Out There! Vocal Therapist-Can Cure ALL Vocal Damage! Karen D. -Certified Teacher of the World Famous Dante Pavone Vocal Method -Honor Graduate of Berklee School of Musi

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Anthony F.
Karen is very patient & caring while teaching.
Gelaney W.
I will definitely be expanding my accordion skills & of music theory . I’ll also be adding some 😎 Jazz Standards to my repertoire ☺️.
Kelly S.
Karen was not prepared for the lesson. She spent 15 minutes trying to send me photos from a beginner Tabla book available on Amazon. She did not own a set of Tabla drums. She ensured me she could teach anything, but could not pronounce the words used for proper Tabla technique, knew no history and could not even teach me to tune. She literally was reading out of the book figuring it out along the way. I lost a lot of trust from this and asked for a full refund for future lessons.
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Mike F.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Bachelor of Music Education from Bob Jones University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1995
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Mike F.

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I have been teaching trumpet lessons now for 25 years. I have been involved in some professional playing in the past and on numerous recordings. I enjoy watching students learn and actually make progress in their playing as they listen to a teacher's advice. I focus on breathing, sound, and technique, which are the building blocks of a successful trumpet player. I do teach primarily from a classical perspective and do not perform or teach jazz playing. However, the technique I teach is helpful for all areas of playing. I would love to help you learn how to play better!

About Mike

I have had an exciting time learning the trumpet! Growing up I always enjoyed music and especially playing the trumpet, but I was always a mediocre and unreliable player. In between my junior and senior years of high school I went through the difficulty of an embouchure change. Though I struggled f

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Chris Miller
Very qualified to train young people to take them from where they are to the next step. We are very grateful we had Mr. Foster as a teacher. Highly recommended!
Stacy Teal
We so appreciate being able to take from a professional, and someone with a heart for God.

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Average Cost of Trumpet Lessons in Columbia, MD

The average cost of 60-minute trumpet lessons in Columbia is $63. 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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"Katie is not only patient and kind but my son is really improving with her and enjoying himself too. She is great!"
Sammy
Took Trumpet lessons from Katie M.
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"Excellent teacher with fun teaching techniques, my son, new to trumpet is improving rapidly."
Christine
Took Trumpet lessons from Katie M.
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"Vince is very patient, professional and encouraging. He makes you excited for your next lesson."
Leslie
Took Trumpet lessons from Vince T.
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"Jesse is the perfect instructor for my family. We have been with Jesse for 9 months and my 11 year old son still looks forward to his lessons and practicing. We started at beginner trumpet, then added voice lessons and will soon start the family guitar lessons. Jesse's lessons are never boring. He always does something new and always asks what the student wants to play. Jesse is more than an instructor because he has taught my son to love music. He has exceeded my expectations."
Rhonda
Took Trumpet lessons from Jesse M.
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"I sort of found David as a teacher accidentally after hearing an amazing performance by him. His instruction was patient, and really covered the basics that I need very well. I highly recommend him!"
Paul
Took Trumpet lessons from David N.
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"She is so kind and patient! My son thoroughly enjoyed his first lesson. Can't wait for many more!"
Jacob
Took Trumpet lessons from Katie M.
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"Andrew is a great trumpet teacher for my son during pandemic and he had learned many good techniques from him and he is forming a habit of practice breathing before classes start. We would be learning from Andrew long term if it is not because our school band teacher opened up one slot in for him and recommend him to take it which could be convenient when classes turn offline later."
Lily
Took Trumpet lessons from Andrew G.
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"This was my son's first lesson, and he is looking forward to playing his trumpet and coming back for more lessons. I was hoping to spark his interest in music and so far so good."
Brian
Took Trumpet lessons from Jesse M.
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"David is an amazing player and teacher. The lesson was not only fun but incredibly informative as well. David's friendly teaching style really helps keep the learning environment friendly and approachable. Anyone would be lucky to study with him!"
Matt
Took Trumpet lessons from David N.
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"The lessons have been great,thank you so much."
Raymond
Took Trumpet lessons from Matthew S.
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