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Karl L.

6 Reviews
West New York, NJ
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Awarded Student Music Award Winner from Downbeat Magazine
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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 becam

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Sabrina
Great instructor! Karl provides quality material and excellent feedback that has helped improve my trombone playing. He curates the lessons to my interests while still pushing my playing skills to its limits. I definitely recommend lessons with Karl!
Hunter Haupricht
He is kind flexible, and has graet tips and instruction to help you improve and learn.
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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Bobby S.

28 Reviews
Ridgewood, NY
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • M.M. Jazz Trumpet Performance from New England Conservatory of Music
  • Awarded Member of Pi Kappa Lambda, Iota chapter from Pi Kappa Lambda National Music Honor Society
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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 a

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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.
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David R.

68 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BA Trombone Performance from Duquesne University
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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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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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Holly S.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Bachelor of Music, Trombone Performance from Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University
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Holly S.

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Trombone is, and should be, FUN. It's my main instrument, and I have 20 years of experience: both my Bachelor's and my Postgraduate Diploma are in Trombone Performance. If you want someone who knows the instrument inside and out, who can help you with intricate technical issues, and who is well acquainted with trombone repertoire and how our instrument is used in different styles and ensembles, I've got the knowledge and the skills -- and I'll do it all in a way that helps you LOVE playing.

About Holly

My 20 years of musical experience taught me that JOY is as important as knowledge and technique. We'll pursue a learning trajectory that suits you and your goals (large or small!), all while providing you with the encouragement to enjoy the process as well as the results. My teaching style is dynami

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Ryan
Holly did a great job putting my son at ease and encouraging him. He is looking forward to the next class.
Brian
Holly has been super encouraging and knowledgeable to help my daughter learn Euphonium as a second instrument.
Walter L.
Holly is a terrific teacher, encouraging and supportive. If doesn't know something she says so.
Holly is so good that my 9 year old granddaughter is working with her online, too.
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Andy G.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks
  • Awarded Fall 2020 Outstanding Resident Award from Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College
  • Teaching since 2013
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Andy G.

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Andy Gonzalez is a multi-instrumentalist, recording artist, music teacher from Mesa, Arizona. Gonzalez holds a bachelors degree in Music Learning and Teaching from Arizona State University. Andrew Gonzalez is the Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College Fall 2020 recipient of the prestigious Outstanding Resident Achievement Award presented by Teachers College Dean Dr. Carole Basile.

in addition to private lessons, Mr. Gonzalez currently teaches k-6 general music in the Gilbert Public Schools district.

About Andy

I have been teaching several instruments including guitar, ukulele, bass, tuba, trumpet, and trombone to hundreds of students of every age and ability since 2013. In addition to lessons, I am a certified k-6 general music teacher in the Gilbert Public Schools district. Many past guitar students o

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Chandra
We would highly recommend Andy! My daughter took lessons from him for about 5 years. He is incredibly patient and knowledgeable.
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Nathanial K.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Cantonese, English
  • M.M. Modern American Music from Longy School of Music of Bard College
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Nathanial K.

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I have experience teaching brass: trumpet, trombone, euphonium, and tuba; for 5 years and have played professionally for 15 years. What is your goal? Are you an absolute beginner or are you semi-pro auditioning? I have taught students from ages 7 to 60, beginner and beyond. Whatever role music has in your life, I'd love to help you develop it whether its your hobby or your passion.

About Nathanial

Hi, there! My name is Nate and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2007 and have loved helping my students grow, excel, and learn to have fun with music. I went to Longy School of Music at Bard College and earned a degree in Modern Brass Performance in 2012. I'm a prof

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Julia
If you want to learn how to play an instrument and take lessons from an experienced, talented, and credentialed musician, composer and teacher, this is the person for you.
Cathy
Very talented, great player, very kind and patient-
Good with all ages!

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The average cost of 60-minute trombone lessons in Watchung is $75. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $44 and $200 per hour.
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Michael
Took Trombone lessons from Alejandro E.
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"My son is brand new to the trombone and Caleb has been great. My son is having fun which is all due to Caleb."
Mike
Took Trombone lessons from Caleb L.
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"My first lesson was great! Alexis started me off on the right foot and has me believing I will once again play the trombone."
Jeff
Took Trombone lessons from Alexis S.
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"My son enjoys his lessons and is showing great improvement."
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Took Trombone lessons from Pasquale G.
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"Bobby was very patient and encouraging. Can't wait for our next session!"
Alba
Took Trombone lessons from Bobby S.
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"Evan has been helping my son on trombone. After 3 lessons I’m already hearing a huge improvement!"
Michael
Took Trombone lessons from Evan K.
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"He's pretty awesome. I always leave his lessons with something I didn't have before - whether that be trombone knowledge, encouragement, or a good friend chat that was well needed. It's fun to learn from someone who has so much passion for what he does!"
Laura
Took Trombone lessons from Jeremy S.
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"William is patient and knowledgable"
Joe
Took Trombone lessons from Billy D.
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"Flexible, provides feedback. Recommend!"
Desha
Took Trombone lessons from Jeremy S.
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"My 7/8 year old REALLY wanted to try trombone, a difficult instrument for anyone but especially a young kid. Pasquale agreed to take him on without judgment or preconceptions. Ultimately it was a little too difficult but he completely understood that a kid should still be allowed to experiment. His teaching style was the perfect balance of stern and jovial and my typical silly kid respected him. When the time came to end lessons, my kid is not dissuaded and is looking forward to trying new instruments. Pasquale was very understanding and let me and my kid know that if the passion for trombone returns he is still his teacher. Thanks Pasquale!"
SHULAMIT
Took Trombone lessons from Pasquale G.
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