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Brian H.

11 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English
  • Awarded John Phillip Sousa Award from The Instrumentalist
  • Teaching since 2007
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Brian H.

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You will be challenged to be among the very best! I know what it takes to overcome obstacles and be a successful musician! You will learn the fundamental and advanced skills of technique and musical interpretation on tuba from an instructor who has studied with world-class orchestral musicians and performed with some of the most well-known names in the world of tuba.

About Brian

I am a former band director with 12 years classroom experience. I have taught and performed professionally in the Jackson, TN and Memphis, TN regions for 7 years and have been active as a director, performer, and private instructor in central Florida since 2014. I graduated from the University of

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Huei-Mei
Brian is very passionate about music, and teaches with details. Lessons are organized and informational. Highly recommend!
Cliff
We hired Brian to work with our barely 3 year old to play the drums we got him for his birthday. He loves it! We don’t have any grand aspirations for him, but he likes to bang around and we wanted to give him some direction to see if he latched on to it. Our main objective is that he has fun. Brian is GREAT with him and he looks forward to it every week. 10/10!
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Karen D.

34 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Karen D.

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Tuba:
The largest and lowest-pitched musical instrument in the brass family. Like all brass instruments, sound is produced by moving air past the lips, causing them to vibrate or "buzz" into a large cupped mouthpiece. I begin teaching from the beginning with the very basics of breathing, embouchure, fingerings, reading, notes, rhythms, songs, scales, theory and improvisation.

About Karen

Hi! My name is Karen D. I’ve had the pleasure of performing, singing, writing, and recording since I was seven years old. Besides being an Honor Graduate of Berklee School of Music, I have been a lifelong student of the international world-renowned instructors Dante Pavone and Charlie Banacos.

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Troy W.
Extremely knowledgeable! Karen is a superb guitar instructor. Honestly, I was struggling. Discouraged! She helped me understand my strengths and weaknesses, and moved me from beginner to intermediate in a matter of months. If you’re getting tired of learning from YouTube and smart phone apps, let Karen kick start your guitar playing. You’ll be glad you did. Thanks Karen!!
Aidan V.
Karen was great!
Carter
This teacher misrepresented her ability to teach the C system chromatic button accordion. I don't believe that she has ever played one. I asked her before purchasing a set of classes if she knew this instrument and was competent to teach it, and she said she was.

She didn't have one, so she could never demonstrate anything I asked about. She didn't know the key layout. She didn't know the conventions for numbering fingers. She didn't know the basic home key scale pattern.

I waited until I'd finished four classes with my new teacher before writing this so I'd have a good basis for comparison. He is immensely better at teaching this than she was. It further convinced me that she never should have represented herself as competent to teach this particular instrument.
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Natalie M.

1 Review
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  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2020
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Natalie M.

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Beginning music lessons at the age of 9, Miss.M has now turned her passion into a career path. She has spent over 10 years studying Cello and 6 years studying Tuba, choosing Tuba as her instrument of choice. She now is pursuing a BM in Music Performance where she hopes to share with others the joy of performing and how much it means to her.

About Natalie

Hi, my name is Natalie! I am a sophomore at University of Massachusetts Amherst as a Music Performance major. I play tuba and take music classes every day. Looking to advance on your instrument? I have lots of experience with different tubists from across the country and a plethora of materials to s

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ROBERT G.
My first online lesson with Natalie went very well. Essentially my expectation was that of a "meet and greet" and initiate the study of playing tuba. All was accomplished.

As an individual instructor I rate Natalie highly because the attitude that she presented to me was caring and she listened to me as a person as opposed to just proceeding along an "algorithm" lesson plan. As a beginning student, with other musical instrument experience, I am looking forward to having my next lessons with Natalie moving forward with the objective of learning tuba at the beginning level of competency.
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David R.

68 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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David R.

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I am a professional orchestral trombonist and I have been an active brass teacher for almost twenty years. I have played in orchestras across the USA and Europe, including the Cincinnati Symphony, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Scottish Chamber Orchestra and many more.

I aim to give my students a solid understanding of the technical skills required to play a brass instrument, and to share with them the musical knowledge I have gained from studying with some of the best brass teachers in the world.

About David

I'm an experienced brass teacher with almost twenty years teaching and performing experience. I perform frequently with orchestras such as the Cincinnati Symphony, Columbus Symphony, Rochester Philharmonic, Charleston Symphony and I am principal trombonist of the South Bend Symphony Orchestra, Richm

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Susan P.
Super thorough and very encouraging! I always learn a lot at each lesson and feel great about my progress. David meets me where I'm at and at my pace and is always moving me forward at every lesson. Can't recommend him enough!
Amanda
Due to COVID, my son was unable to start traditional in person trumpet lessons. We decided to try virtual lessons to get him started and it's been one of the best decisions we've made! David is knowledgeable on music theory and takes the time to make sure our son understands concepts such as rhythm & pitch. We've seen a great deal of improvement over the past year.
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Joseph M.

19 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1991
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Joseph M.

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35 + yrs playing/teaching experience
Classical to Jazz
Fun mixed with work

About Joseph

Local tutor; Will travel to you, or we can use my studios located in Nassau, Suffolk and all 5 boroughs. My name is Dr. Joseph M., Ba/Ma/Dma, in Education and Performance. I have reference lists a mile long, (with phone #'s, so you contact my previous and current clients), full of success

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Charles G.
This was my 10 year old son’s first lesson with Joe. For me, I really loved his energy. He is patient and worked well with my son , keeping in my of his age. For my son he said Joe is fun. He enjoyed his lesson.
Javon A.
AMAZING KNOWLEDGE, GREAT TECHNIQUE, AND OVER ALL GREAT INSTRUCTOR. WILL HAVE YOU SINGING BETTER IN A MATTER OF WEEKS!!
Tyler G.
Excellent job and I am looking forward to my son having more lessons
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Christopher G.

6 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Christopher G.

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As a horn player by trade, I am uniquely qualified to prepare young Tuba players to become leaders in any band. Horn players can play low brass parts and high brass parts. That enables me to offer young Tuba players a unique perspective on Tuba playing. As a band director, I rely heavily on my Tuba section to be the foundation of my band.

About Christopher

I am a New York State Certified Public School Music teacher with over 21 years of experience. I pride myself on teaching with compassion, humor and making learning fun. My students become part of my family. I also know how to prepare you for any musical adventure you want. You want to prepare for a

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Valerie
Mr. Greer did a fantastic job teaching my daughter Clarinet. He is very professional and she got a perfect score on all of her NYSSMA solos that she worked on with him. I highly recommend Mr. Greer for private lessons.
Stu
Worked with my daughter and she really enjoyed the lesson. She asked me if she could continue to take lessons with Christopher. He seemed to be able to easily have her gain confidence.
Jim
He is an amazing teacher. He helped me tremendously with my embouchure issues and my sound. His friendly style and energy really motivated me to practice more. Can't wait to get back to school and audition for first chair in band.

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Average Cost of Tuba Lessons in Union, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute tuba lessons in Union is $72. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $60 and $130 per hour.
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$39 average
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$51 average
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"Chris was a terrific instructor in all respects. Assisted by his composition skills, he created an effective lesson plan that took me through a clear set of steps that allowed me to get where I wanted to go with this set of lessons. And he did so with enthusiasm. Highly recommended."
Jim
Took Tuba lessons from Christopher P.
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"My daughter loves it and has definitely seen improvement."
Diya
Took Tuba lessons from Pasquale G.
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"Jonathan is a fantastic teacher! My son has learned a ton and loves lessons. My son's band teacher is very impressed with the progress he is making and the quality of instruction he is receiving. Jonathan provides excellent instruction and great follow up with lessons. We are thrilled to have him as our teacher!"
Bekah
Took Tuba lessons from Jonathan T.
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"only took one lesson so far but he definitely clarified some basics for me."
Elizabeth
Took Tuba lessons from John K.
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"My sons (one a beginner on trombone, one who already played tuba proficiently) began lessons with Mr. Smith during the shutdown last spring when we weren’t able to take in-person local lessons. They have really enjoyed learning from someone whose specialty is brass and have been motivated to practice on their own. Highly recommend!"
Rachel
Took Tuba lessons from Jeremy S.
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"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."
Mike
Took Tuba lessons from Bryan H.
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"My son enjoyed his lessons with David. He was very patient and helpful."
Nicola
Took Tuba lessons from David R.
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"Great instructor very patient and encouraging! Very knowledgeable. This has been a very positive experience."
Susan
Took Tuba lessons from Pasquale G.
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"Jerry is knowledgeable and enthusiastic. I’m looking forward to our series."
Halsey
Took Tuba lessons from Jerry M.
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"It is a womderful time for my kid."
Oscar
Took Tuba lessons from Joseph M.
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