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John A.

3 Reviews
Suffern, NY
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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John A.

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Improve musicianship, phrasing and overall technique

About John

I consider myself to be friendly, outgoing and serious but with a sense of humor. I genuinely love music and I am an artist who enjoys teaching and wish to impart my love for the great masters to my students. I pay attention to details like phrasing, expression and overall musicianship. I am a r

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Isabella
Mr. Aragon has continually shown me his love for music through his teaching. As an instructor, he paid close attention to my technique when playing the piano, guitar, or flute, and helped me improve it. Through the years, he has strongly influenced my love for music, and I continue to use what he has taught me when playing instruments and music outside the classroom. Overall, Mr. Aragon is a great, professional instructor who is passionate about teaching students music through music theory and his love of rock n roll and classical music.
Patricia T.
I went for my first lesson this morning & John was excellent! Very professional & informative. I look forward to more upcoming lessons in the following weeks!!!
Pauline
Mr.Aragon was my son’s grade school music teacher for 8 yrs. He is very patient and encouraging, and my son really enjoyed it when Mr.Aragon would teach the class music from the 50’s, 60’s, and 70’s. Now my son appreciates Motown, Michael Jackson, the Beatles, and Billy Joel as much as he does current alternative music, and he is 13!
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Adam R.

87 Reviews
Watchung, NJ
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Awarded 1st Chair Tenor 1 from PA State Chorus
  • Teaches Beginner
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Adam R.

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I have been playing trumpet since 2nd grade. I am comfortable teaching beginner students both in person and online. Hour sessions are available but count as two 30 minute sessions back to back.

About Adam

I love working with students of all ages and levels in person and online. I've worked with professionals on TV, Broadway, MTV as well as students 3 years old to 97 just studying for fun. Adam runs successful teaching studios in New York City, Watchung, New Jersey, and online. *** Lesson Deta

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Dane R.
Very informative, looking forward to the next class
Andrew W.
Wonderful experience. I think that I’ll be able to improve with him by my side :-)
Konrad R.
I enjoyed working with Adam on reducing my accent. He has an uncanny talent to pick up subtleties in my pronunciation to identify where my accent becomes apparent. He worked iteratively with me to find words, syllable, vowels or consonants that I mispronounce. What makes him a great teacher is that he approaches the pronunciation from many different angles. It's not easy to work on your own accent which is why his witty teachings helps a lot to make every session very enjoyable.
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J.Q. W.

3 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Bachelor of Music, Jazz Trumpet Performance from Oberlin Conservatory
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J.Q. W.

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Improving one's skills in any area is exhilarating and rewarding, and it happens most quickly when the lessons and homework are paced just right for the student's level. As a teacher, I try to balance time spent on technique and foundation with time on creative, right-brained musical play.

I have experience in jazz, classical, flamenco, funk, Cuban music, pop music, and all kinds of other styles of music. Let me know if you have a particular interest in any genre or even a specific artist you'd like to emulate.

Besides teaching instrument playing techniques, music theory, and improvisation, I also spend time in lessons helping students find their own best practice. I believe it is possible to help students find a level of flow that is unparalleled when they condition themselves to practice with deep presence and awareness of their own state.

It brings me great joy to facilitate the incredible feeling of exhilaration that accompanies improving one's music skills.

About J.Q.

I studied jazz trumpet performance at Oberlin Conservatory (Bachelors, '02) and The Juilliard School (Masters '17). I studied Mandarin Chinese at Oberlin College (Bachelors, '02). I lived and worked in Shanghai, China, from 2003 to 2010. I've been teaching music and language lessons for over 15

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April Stace
I have literally looked for years for the right trumpet teacher for my 12 year old son. JQ is a treasure. He challenges the student appropriately but is also gentle and understanding about the realities of life for a 12 year old in NYC. Cannot recommend him highly enough. Very skilled teacher, performer, and totally on point with showing up, planning ahead, etc.
Joey
Fantastic trumpet instructor. JQ is patient, receptive, encouraging—the list goes on. He's helped me go from literally not being able to make a decent note to playing a little shindig on New Year's for my family. Highly recommended. I'm still taking lessons!
Sean
I found that J.Q. was a quality tutor. He adapted to what I needed to focus on for Mandarin, which was tones, and as such I was able to improve my foundation. He also has a good knowledge of the language apart from just being fluent, and could answer any question I had. I definitely recommend him.

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William B.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Bachelor in Music Education from Morehead State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
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William B.

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Students will expect a very individualized lesson. A plan and set of activities will be selected specifically for each student to ensure they are achieving the greatest amount of improvement possible.

About William

Hello! My name is William, and I am currently an assistant band director at a High school and Middle school in KY. I have been teaching now for 5 years, and have been giving private trumpet lessons for 10 years. Teaching is something that I am passionate about, and I would love to have you as a

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Lorelei
He’s the best out there. No matter what, he’ll come in every day with every intention to help you with anything you need and keep a smile on your face while doing so!
Allison
Mr. Barrow is an amazing teacher. He's really good at helping people understand different concepts in playing music and is really kind and friendly. The greatest instructor you will ever have.
Professor Greg Wing
Logan Barrow is a knowledgeable and experienced music educator who specializes in trumpet. He always puts the best interest of his students first. You will learn how to master the fundamentals that will propel your trumpet playing in a positive and uplifting way.

Dominic S.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $150
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Teaching since 2008
  • BFA from The Boston Conservatory of Music
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Dominic S.

19 Reviews
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I have been playing trumpet for 20 years, and have been teaching since 2008

About Dominic

Dominic is an Assistant Professor at Berklee College of Music and The College of Saint Rose. A graduate of the Boston Conservatory of Music, Dominic has years of experience teaching people of all ages, and in all styles of music. Professionally, he has performed in National Tours, Off Broadway, an

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Simon
Dominic gave me great advice to start learning how to sing !
Ariel B.
He is great Trumpet teacher. He is professional and friendly. My son enjoyed his first lesson. Thank you
Marla H.
Dominic is fabulous. if you have a chance to work with him, do yourself a favor and do it!
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Tom G.

24 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Awarded Army Commendation Letter from US Army
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Masters in Jazz Performance from NYU
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Tom G.

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With an emphasis on jazz and improvisation, my goal is to provide insight along your musical path. Here some of the topics we may explore:

Trumpet technique - We'll build custom exercises, some focusing on your strengths, others challenging the edge of your abilities. Rather than looking at practice as "warming up", we'll shift our mindset to "trumpet calisthenics" (inspired by Laurie Frink).

Jazz - We'll define jazz chords and learn how to play the notes in (and around!) them. We'll find melodies to flow from one chord to the next. We'll also discuss forms and listen to rich recordings of the jazz masters.

Free Playing - This is when we can let go of the analytic mind and simply make sound. We can direct our attention to non harmonic concepts like emotions, shapes, textures, and images. Sometimes I'll put a drone on during this segment or we'll play call and response ideas.

About Tom

Tom Gershwin is a jazz trumpeter and educator. His projects explore the balance between well crafted compositions and freedom of expression. In 2018, Tom released "Our Season", which was funded in part by the Pathways to Jazz Grant. Tom has recorded two other jazz albums: “Sweet Pastimes”, an int

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I learned a lot
Anna
Tom is an amazing teacher, so gentle, patient and kind with our shy 12 year old. Tom was great in engaging him and we feel very good about their relationship already after the first lesson. He seems to know right away how to tailor the lesson based on where our son is at. He has already made improvements in his first class. We look forward to future lessons with Tom.
Damon

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Average Cost of Trumpet Lessons in Garfield, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute trumpet lessons in Garfield is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $34 and $142 per hour.
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$54 average
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$68 average

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"My 11 yo son has been taking trumpet lessons with Bobby for about half a year now. We are so glad to have found Bobby, as he is an extremely professional, knowledgeable and dedicated instructor. He is always timely and thorough with his lessons. Bobby finds music pieces which are just challenging enough for my son, and my son seems to enjoy his time with Bobby. I also like his balance between teaching music theory and instrument instruction. Bobby explains concepts clearly, and relates well to my son, with a sense of humor and patience. My son has clearly improved in just a few months, and we cannot be happier!"
Alice
Took Trumpet lessons from Bobby S.
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"Evan is very knowledgeable and is a great teacher."
Guillermo
Took Trumpet lessons from Evan K.
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"William was very patient and helpful. He focused on the basics, discussed ways to improve without overstretching current ability and made the session fun. After one lesson, I can tell he will be a very good, positive influence for my son."
Parker
Took Trumpet lessons from William A.
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"The two students have thoroughly enjoyed their lessons: they are challenging, but the students rise to the occasion and love to practice."
Alan
Took Trumpet lessons from Andrew G.
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"I knew Andrew when he was a brass tech for the Temple University Marching Band where he lead a group of over 200 members while also teaching and leading a group of 30 or more trumpets. He knows his stuff and makes it easy to understand. He focuses in on the student. I learned a lot about technique and air control from him which helped me improve as a musician. Good teacher. Would recommend to anyone."
Zoe
Took Trumpet lessons from Andrew G.
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"I had last night my first lesson from Bobby, what should I tell you, he is really great! every thing so nice and clear, Thank you Bobby"
Shiya
Took Trumpet lessons from Bobby S.
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"Tina is knowledgeable, patient and encouraging - everything you could hope for in a tutor/teacher. I plan to continue taking lessons through this entire year. I have made continued progress with every lesson. I highly recommend Tina if you are looking for an excellent, top tier tutor/teacher."
Dane
Took Trumpet lessons from Tina D.
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"Svend was one of the most amazing instructors and trumpet friends I’ve ever had. He taught me so many things but most importantly to believe in myself. If you are looking for a caring, intelligent and devoted instructor, look no further."
Maggey
Took Trumpet lessons from Svend L.
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"My 13 year old son has been taking lessons from Tom for several months now. He has improved a lot and has grown a greater interest in learning trumpet music and listening to popular trumpet players."
Karen
Took Trumpet lessons from Tom G.
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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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