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Bobby S.

28 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Bobby S.

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The trombone is a colorful and exciting instrument played in many styles of music throughout the world, from jazz and classical to funk and soul to reggae, afro-beat, and Latin American music. In addition to covering the basic technical requirements of the instrument, I'm particularly interested in the many genres in which the trombone can be found, and I like to focus on the styles of music that most interest and challenge my students. I began playing soprano trombone over ten years ago, and I have taught tenor trombone privately and in public school programs for several years. I encourage the use of long tones, air support, and brass calisthenics to improve tone, increase range and endurance, and work towards greater flexibility.

About Bobby

I am a jazz trumpeter, improviser, and composer as well as an avid listener and enthusiastic educator. I maintain an active performance schedule playing improvised music as well as funk, soul, afro-beat, reggae, hip-hop, and American folk music. In addition to trumpet, I have experience performing

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george
Bobby is a great teacher, trumpet player and musician. He is the real deal. Look no further. I highly recommend him!
Filiz
Bobby is a great teacher. He analyzes the needs of the student very well and he is very patient while correcting and guiding the student. I highly recommend taking lessons from him!
Atanas F.
Bobby has been a great teacher. I am in my 30s, trumpet beginner and with very limited time due to busy work schedule.Despite those limitations, Bobby has managed to keep every lesson interesting and challenging by mixing music theory, drills, and popular tunes fitted to my personal taste in music. I feel I am making steady progress.

Eric R.

Boonton, NJ
Starting at $67
  • Speaks English, French
  • Bachelor's of Music Education with a Concentration in Trombone from Montclair State University
  • Teaching since 2008
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Eric R.

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My lessons focus on providing students with fun ways to practice the fundamentals of playing trombone while giving students the chance they need to have fun, make mistakes, and succeed. Some of my previous students have successfully auditioned for honor ensembles such as All-State and Region bands.

About Eric

I am a professional trombonist who teaches and actively performs in the Northern New Jersey area. I graduated from Montclair State University with a Bachelor's of Music Education, with a concentration in trombone. Trombone students can expect to see weekly improvements in their fundamentals. These

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Karl L.

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Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
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Karl L.

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Professional trombonist in New York City with 10 years of teaching experience to students of all ages! Master's from New York University, Bachelor's from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Member of ska-punk band Streetlight Manifesto and frequently heard in Broadway pits.

Teaching style emphasizes fundamentals as a jumping-off point to whatever styles interest the student. Comfortable teaching orchestral excerpts, solo repertoire, and jazz improvisation.

About Karl

Karl is a professional musician in New York City. He plays with ska-punk band Streetlight Manifesto and in several Broadway show orchestras. Karl hails from Omaha, Nebraska where he started teaching privately in high school. He received his B.A. from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where he beca

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Merideth
Fantastic! He picked up on my skill level right away and tailored the lesson specifically for me. Would definitely recommend!
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Tomin
Karl is a methodical and patient teacher. He is very much inclined to understand a student's needs and shortcomings, and accommodate and teach accordingly. A practical, inspired educator.

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Grant R.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • BM Trombone Performance and Performer's Certificate from Eastman School of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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Grant R.

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I have studied with some of the finest trombonists in the world, performed in the nation's top orchestras, and am firmly committed to excellence in the trombone field. Music is one of the most indescribably powerful and moving things in the entire world, and I want students to, above all, simply enjoy playing and experiencing this gift. The trombone is, of course, merely a means to an end in this regard; yet its rich, powerful, as well as versatile sound is what particularly draws me to it. My approach to playing the trombone is simple: producing the greatest sound on every note, as easily as possible. I think it is necessary to have the best sound that you can possibly make on the trombone in your head from day one, and to this end, I strive to play as much as possible for and along with the student so that they may develop their own ideal sound concept. I couple this with instruction on all the other fundamentals of trombone playing and music making, such as technique, scales, ...

About Grant

I have studied with some of the finest trombonists in the world, performed in the nation's top orchestras, and am committed to excellence on the trombone. Music is one of the most indescribably powerful things in the entire world, and I want students to, above all, simply enjoy playing and experien

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Axel P.
Grant was terrific, and easy, friendly for our first lesson. My son was comfortable and attuned to Grant's ideas and instruction. I think Grant's teaching method and perspective on music and the trombone is effective. W look forward to more sessions. ~Pete
Christine
Grant has been an excellent instructor for my son who is just finishing his first year learning trombone. Grant is patient and really cares about his student’s progress. I feel my son is more engaged and enthusiastic about playing trombone under Grant’s tutorage. Highly recommend.
Kieran R.
Our son has been enjoying lessons with Grant. He has learned a lot in a short time and looks forward to lessons. We are glad to have met Grant!

Laurie P.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks German, Lithuanian, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1982
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Laurie P.

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My passion is teaching the trombone. I have started beginners, taught middle, high school, and university students. As a member of a professional orchestra for many years, I have experience performing many different styles of music and love to share my enthusiasm for the trombone with others. Lessons are rooted in a firm foundation of technique, focusing on efficient sound production and ease of playing. I love helping students reach their potential!

About Laurie

I am a professional trombonist and pianist and have three degrees from the University of Michigan, including a D.M.A. in Trombone Performance. I have taught piano since I was 16 and have accompanied singers and instrumentalists in concerts. For many years, I was a trombonist in the Sarasota Orchest

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Rob
Laurie was an excellent teacher for my middle-school tuba player. She was very patient and encouraging. She was very knowledgeable on the details of playing the instrument.
Maggie
I loved my first lesson with Laurie! She taught me more in one hour than I could have imagined - and in a sweet and caring way!

Nate S.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Nate S.

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Whether you are just starting out with trombone or already ten years in, this package allows you to connect with an instructor who can assess where you’re at and establish a trajectory to help you reach your goals. You may focus on learning a few pieces or just specific techniques. Either way, you’re sure to end the package feeling more competent and confident in your abilities. This lesson package can be repeated as needed.

About Nate

I am an innovator of fine arts and education that is interested in experiencing unique opportunities throughout a progressive lifetime. I am determined to maintain a career that promotes creativity and academic advancement in the field of visual and performing arts. My experiences with education ha

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Antonio
A great experience for my son. Mr. Nate was punctual and professional while still making each lesson fun enough for an enthusiastic 10 yr old kid.

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Average Cost of Trombone Lessons in Ridgewood, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute trombone lessons in Ridgewood is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $15 and $125 per hour.
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"My son is taking lessons with David. He was able to quickly pinpoint my sons playing level and customize lessons to his needs. He has been the perfect mix of relaxed and encouraging while appropriately challenging and pushing details."
Tyler
Took Trombone lessons from David L.
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"I'm a classical trombonist by training and reached out for help with jazz theory and playing. Billy was an amazing resource who helped me develop concrete playing and practicing skills and become a more confident improviser. He was extremely patient and thorough and took extra time to make sure things would stick. Highly recommended!"
HEnry
Took Trombone lessons from Billy D.
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"He is not afraid to challenge kids. I'm learning a lot."
Kenny
Took Trombone lessons from Jeremy S.
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"very helpful, patient and led me to discover new things. Oh yeah!"
Negar
Took Trombone lessons from Alejandro E.
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"My son was very pleased to have learned a new technique during the lesson."
John
Took Trombone lessons from Thomas W.
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"Billy was really kind and patient with my 8-year old son and did a great job helping him to convert from the French solfege system of music reading."
Niamh
Took Trombone lessons from Billy D.
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"My son loves playing trombone with Michael! He
makes learning fun and is always positive and encouraging."
Brady
Took Trombone lessons from Michael T.
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"great start! excited for our next lesson."
Sara
Took Trombone lessons from Jordan M.
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"So far great start for the first lesson."
Alex
Took Trombone lessons from David R.
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"Jordan is great. He fixed up my kiddo's school trombone, and taught him the basics of how to use it. We look forward to more lessons with him."
Gregory
Took Trombone lessons from Jordan M.
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