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Katie M.

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Montclair, NJ
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Katie M.

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As a trumpet player, I feel confident instructing beginners and advanced students on this instrument. I tailor my lessons to students individual needs, using many different respected trumpet methods to meet the challenges of the individual players.

About Katie

Katie holds a Bachelor’s degree in Music from Central Washington University and a Masters in Trumpet Performance from Rutgers University at Mason Gross School of the Arts. Her principal teachers include David Krauss; Principal Trumpet of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Matthew Muckey of the

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Michelle
My daughter had her first lesson with Katie today. Katie is an excellent teacher; she knows how to motivate the students and how to get the best out of them. She is very kind, knowledgeable, and teaches very efficiently. My daughter loved her, improved a lot, and is looking forward to her next lesson.
Jo-Ann D.
Katie is wonderful. I enjoy all my lessons.
She is so patient and I have learned so much.
I am looking forward to more lessons.
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Michael D.
The best teacher! Very thorough and patient and friendly!! Highly recommend her she gave me very many helpful recommendations and techniques which as a beginner has already improved my playing ten fold! Thanks Katie!
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Jimmy B.

Brooklyn, NY
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  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 to 45
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Jimmy B.

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I’ve been playing trumpet my whole life. It was my first introduction to music when I was very young, and I played it religiously throughout elementary to middle to high school with private coachings. Over these years, I mastered many concertos, studied many jazz artists, and played alongside many local bands in Brooklyn, Long Island, and Fire Island.

Whether you don’t know how to make sound yet or are just looking to brush up on technique, I can help you. My greatest strength is I will show you how trumpet can fit on any song.

About Jimmy

I grew up in NY and have been playing trumpet and singing my whole life. I have a BFA in musical theatre from Carnegie Mellon University. I have performed professionally in dozens of local bands at music venues around Manhattan, Brooklyn, Long Island, Connecticut, Pittsburgh, and other places in t

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Walt R.

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  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1995
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Walt R.

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25 years helping beginners succeed!

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I have been teaching beginning flute, clarinet, sax, trumpet, and drum students for over 25 years! I am also a public school music teacher, composer, arranger, author, and performer. Let me help you be successful!

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Sean W.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Sean W.

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Hello! I am a classically trained trumpet player holding a bachelors in music from Northwestern University and I've been playing for 16 years. My pedagogy focuses on strong fundamentals and a good sound as the basis of successful trumpet playing. All ages and skill levels welcome! I have worked with a wide variety of musicians and I tailor my approach to each individual student so that they can improve as fast as possible. I want all my students to have fun making music while continually pursuing excellence!

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I'm currently a Master's Student at Carnegie Mellon, but previously I graduated with honors from Northwestern University with a Bachelor's in Music. My approach to the trumpet can be broken into three categories. Conditioning: students need to develop strength as well as have a beautiful, efficient

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Sean is an awesome trumpet player, musician, and person. I would recommend him to any students without hesitation.
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William A.

39 Reviews
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  • Awarded Stan Getz & clifford brown group from IAJE and NFAA
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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William A.

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I Have been teaching for 10 + years.Part of my daily focus is on relaxed breathing and generating a big beautiful tone for every note played. Long tones are something that I include in my daily regiment. Lots of dexterity exercises,range building, as well as endurance.

Another aspect of my daily regiment is improvisation. focusing on major/minor/ whole tone/diminished scales/ II-Vs in all keys and playing changes!

Lastly RESTING as MUCH as you PRACTICE is very IMPORTANT!

About William

William is a versatile and energetic musician, having shared the stage and recorded with numerous popular artists. Other performances with: John Mayer, toured with Teena Marie for 5 years,Stevie Wonder, accompanied Mariah Carey at the 2006 Grammy’s, Ludacris on the Jay Leno Show, India Arie, Nine

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Christian B.
William is very patient and encouraging- good explanation of the mechanics , the “How & why” of getting a good sound. I left my lesson feeling good - ready for the next one
Michael
I've been doing these lessons going on about 3 weeks now and William creates a great environment for his students and truly helps bring out their best! Looking forward to my next lesson!
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Matthew C.

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  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Matthew C.

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Greetings! My name is Matthew Compagno and I have been playing professionally and teaching the trumpet since I was a teenager. I believe in helping the student discover their own musical voice so they can become artists of the trumpet. This can be achieved through strong fundamentals of the instrument. In our lessons students can expect to work from a wide variety of method books, play many different Etudes, and work on solo literature. I look forward to working with you and seeing where your musical journey takes you!

About Matthew

Matthew Compagno, equally comfortable in a symphony orchestra or a brass quintet, has been performing professionally for almost a decade. A California native, Matthew has performed with the Santa Rosa Symphony, The Santa Cruz Symphony, and the NorthState Symphony. As a chamber musician, Mr. Compag

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The average cost of 60-minute trumpet lessons in Blauvelt is $64. 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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"Great first lesson! Looking forward to more!"
Alastair
Took Trumpet lessons from Andrew G.
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"William is extremely patient, and makes the whole experience fun. He really worked with Aidan's ability. I would definitely recommend him as a Trumpet instructor for your child."
Maria
Took Trumpet lessons from William A.
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"Very encouraging and positive! Looking forward to future lessons."
Max
Took Trumpet lessons from David R.
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"Ms. Laverty has been my son’s private trumpet teacher since the summer of 2012. She is patient, kind and very supportive of his efforts in playing the trumpet. In large part, she is the reason that my son enjoys playing trumpet and continues to thrive as a musician.

From the beginning she tailored her lessons to include the music that my son was interested in and also added increasingly more complex music to work on and master.

Sandra has taped him playing during lessons to show him how and where he can improve in body position, quality of sound and other nuances. She regularly uses her laptop computer to show videos of performances that support the lesson and also assigns various Internet sites to view for exposure to other musicians and styles.

Sandra regularly provides opportunities for my son to perform in public. He has performed at the annual CMEA event at San Jose State University, and other smaller events where he played solo on stage. They have both joined in at a local café for practice in improvisation, as my son loves to play jazz. This has really helped in his jazz solo opportunities at school. She has also organized a quartet of student trumpet players to work together on various music pieces and then they all performed together for family and friends. This was a unique experience for the children to practice and play together and perform as a group.

My son is also interested in basketball and baseball, and Sandra has been very flexible in scheduling lessons to accommodate my son’s athletic and school schedules. After about 6 months of lessons, she offered twice a week lessons to capitalize on my son’s enthusiasm and increase the speed of musical advancement so his confidence soared and he wanted to play more because he liked doing something he felt he was good at. He kept this schedule for about a year and then back to once a week to allow for more time for other interests.

During middle school, my son played trumpet in both the Advanced Band and also Jazz Band classes. This past summer, Sandra again offered twice weekly lessons to get ready for his high school debut. As a result, he was chosen to play first chair in the high school jazz band. He was also one of only two freshmen that were accepted into the most advanced band class (also known at Wind Ensemble) at Lincoln High School.

I recommend Sandra Laverty, without reservation, for any trumpet teaching opportunity."
Carla
Took Trumpet lessons from Sandra L.
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"Jennifer was really good. Very patient and takes lot of initiative outside class to make sure she addresses all aspects. She comes very well prepared for every class. She was always on time."
Partha
Took Trumpet lessons from Jennifer W.
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"Holly is patient, energetic and knowledgeable. My son has already improved after a couple of lessons. We both recommend her for lessons."
Abe
Took Trumpet lessons from Holly S.
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"Gary is an amazing teacher, the best I've had. He not only knows what he's doing, but he is very adept at explaining in a way that I can understand. Currently he is teaching my brother trumpet, my sister French horn and me trombone. We are all learning at incredible rates and we all started at different levels. On top of that, we can all tell that he really cares about us and wants to help us do well in all of our individual musical endeavors. He is helping my brother with jazz improv, my sister with tone and me with musical arranging. It is very personalized and that's what makes him a great teacher."
Macy
Took Trumpet lessons from Gary R.
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"I'm satisfied with his lessons because my son is totally a beginner of trumpet but enjoys playing it. My wife also communicate with him easily because he can speak in Japanese."
Kenji
Took Trumpet lessons from Jesse M.
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"Katie is the best teacher I've ever had. She's very patient with us kids even when we talk a LOT. For me personally, the best thing about her is that she knows where my problems are, and gives me the fastest way to overcome that problem. Stay awesome Katie."
Toby
Took Trumpet lessons from Katie M.
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"Gary has been great. My son really enjoys playing the trumpet and looks forward to his lessons with Gary. That is a very different experience from my music lessons as a kid. Gary is a true musician with a thorough understanding of many music styles. He's very patient and has a great temperament for working with kids. My wife and I aren't musically inclined and really needed the help getting our son on his way musically. He's now the best in his school band, and again, he really loves it and enjoys his lessons with Gary."
Randy
Took Trumpet lessons from Gary R.
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