Trumpet Lessons in Garden City. Amazing Teachers.

Flexible & affordable trumpet lessons. In person or online.

“Today is my opportunity to practice trumpet.”

Popular Trumpet Teachers in Garden City, NY

Or other areas around you:

Russ E.

Mount Vernon, NY
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelors of Music Education. Trumpet Minor from The Peabody Institute of The Johns Hopkins University
  • Teaching since 1979
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Quick View
See Profile

Russ E.

Book Now
Private Trumpet Teacher

I will help you you build strong fundamentals and excellent habits. We will concentrate on your sound, tone, and pitch center. I will help you develop a daily routine that builds your skill set every time you play. I enjoy working with adult students and comeback players. I am more of a coach than a taskmaster. I am an active trumpeter and perform frequently with several ensembles.

About Russ

After playing and studying for 20+ years and earning a Masters Degree in Trumpet Performance I stopped playing. Thirty years later, with the encouragement of friends, I began playing again. I rediscovered my passion. I want to share my experience, knowledge and journey with my students so they t

Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Bobby S.

28 Reviews
Brooklyn, 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
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Bobby S.

28 Reviews
Book Now
Private Trumpet Teacher

The trumpet 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 Balkan music. In addition to covering the basic technical requirements of the instrument, I'm particularly interested in the many genres in which the trumpet can be found, and I like to focus on the styles of music that most interest and challenge my students. I have been playing trumpet for more than 18 years, and I teach my students valuable brass exercises based on lessons I learned under the tutelage of John McNeil, Laurie Frink, and Walter White. I encourage the use of long tones, air support, and trumpet 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

Recent Reviews
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.
Profile-student-favorite Student Favorite
This teacher is rated in the top 15% of teachers in the specialty subject. This badge demonstrates subject mastery on a nationwide scale.

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
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile
Student Favorite
This teacher is rated in the top 15% of teachers in the specialty subject. This badge demonstrates subject mastery on a nationwide scale.

J.Q. W.

3 Reviews
Book Now
Private Trumpet Teacher

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

Recent Reviews
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.

Meet Online Trumpet Teachers Serving Garden City, NY

Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Steve O.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Bachelor of Music Education & Trumpet Performance from Concordia College, Moorhead, MN
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Steve O.

5 Reviews
Book Now
Online Trumpet Teacher

I recently retired, after 37 years of teaching beginners through high school age students. In addition, I have remained active my entire life as a Trumpet player, performing in orchestras, concert bands, jazz ensembles, brass ensembles and as a soloist throughout the Twin Cities area. Many of my students (hundreds!) have auditioned and qualified for All-State Bands, honor bands, college scholarships, etc. My goals as a teacher: help the student learn to love making music on the Trumpet, help them increase their Trumpet skills significantly and help them grow as a happy person exploring the fun and exciting world of music!

About Steve

I am a professional musician and music educator with 37 years of highly successful experience in teaching students of all abilities (beginners to advanced level performers), and all ages (young children to adults)! I have an undergraduate music education and trumpet performance degree from Conc

Recent Reviews
Steven H.
Aiden
Steve is a great trumpet teacher. He picked fun songs to learn as well as took the time to explain things and focus on where to improve.
Mike
Steve is great, glad my Daughter is still able to take lessons while it cant be done in person.
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Xin H.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Chinese
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Xin H.

11 Reviews
Book Now
Online Trumpet Teacher

I primarily play the French horn, but I can teach basic fundamentals of trumpet playing to any beginning student, any age! Please reach out and I'll answer any questions you may have. Lessons will be catered to each student and you or your child will build a strong foundation that can be applied to all things in life!

We will use a 2-1 approach to constructive criticism, where for every possible improvement, we will say two positives. At times, we will use singing as a tool to figure out everything from melodies and rhythm. I also believe heavily in making music fun and enjoyable and loving our own sound. The types of repertoire we will explore include and are not limited to: solo music, etudes, calisthenics, and duets.

About Xin

Hello, I'm Xin! I am a graduate of the Eastman School of Music and am based in the Baltimore area. I can't wait to help you with your musical dreams. I am available for in-home, in-studio, and online lessons worldwide. I have been studying classical horn playing for 10 years and can teach beginn

Recent Reviews
Karin
Xi is VERY knowledgeable of the art of horn playing. I understand what she is saying without difficulty. She knows what she is doing and her skill in teaching is above average. I’m so thankful to have found a teacher who respects where I am at 54 and how to help me get back in the game. The work is up to me of course, but she been very real and encouraging along the way. Well done!
Rose R.
Dynamic and effective lessons. Fundamentals of horn playing explained thoroughly through fun, easy to follow drills and video clips from the instructor. Each student gets a designated share drive with lesson notes, assignments, technique videos etc.
Zayan R.
She is great with small kids
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.
Profile-student-favorite Student Favorite
This teacher is rated in the top 15% of teachers in the specialty subject. This badge demonstrates subject mastery on a nationwide scale.

William C.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Awarded Honorable Mention from Online Trombone Compeition - Hungarian Trombone Camp
  • Teaches students 11 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.
Student Favorite
This teacher is rated in the top 15% of teachers in the specialty subject. This badge demonstrates subject mastery on a nationwide scale.

William C.

12 Reviews
Book Now
Online Trumpet Teacher

As a part of my music education certification, I am trained to teach beginner levels in all brass instruments.

About William

William Combs provides music teaching, performing and arranging services to the community of Lubbock, TX. In 2019, he completed doctorate work at the University of Colorado - Boulder. He completed his bachelor’s degree in music education and performance at Texas Tech University, and his Master’s

Recent Reviews
Matt
My son thought he was very nice and we noticed an improvement after his first lesson.
Kevin H.
Both my wife and myself are string players and we enjoyed watching our son's trombone lessons, thank you Bill!
Andrew
Taking lessons with William has been a very positive and enriching experience for my son. Bill is patient and encouraging. His lessons are always very educational and fun!

A Better Way to Learn

Expert Teachers

Top rated instructors guide you in every step of your journey

Personalized Lessons

Your style, your pace. Customized lessons designed for you

100% Guaranteed

Try a lesson. If you're not satisfied we'll refund your unused balance

Connect Locally or Online

Local Lessons

No matter where you live, chances are we can introduce you to an amazing trumpet teacher in your neighborhood. You can take lessons in the privacy of your own home or at your teacher's location.

Online Lessons

Is your dream trumpet teacher on the other side of the country? No problem. Now, you can meet your teacher online on your smartphone or using a webcam on your computer. The world is your classroom!

Average Cost of Trumpet Lessons in Garden City, NY

The average cost of 60-minute trumpet lessons in Garden City is $60. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $100 per hour.
30 min
$36 average
45 min
$47 average
60 min
$60 average

How It Works

Here's why 2 million people a month use TakeLessons

Match

Find your perfect trumpet teacher in under 3 minutes. Need help finding the right teacher? Call our friendly student counselors at 877-231-8505877-231-8505.

Meet

Your instructor will motivate, support, and inspire you. Meet up with your teacher in person or connect with them online anywhere around the world!

Master

Each trumpet lesson is customized to help you grow. Learn faster and easier than ever with personal attention from an expert instructor.

Educating the World

310
Lifelong learning subjects offered
6,483
Amazing, inspiring, supportive teachers
2,045,044
People that use our platform each month
3,004,877
Lessons given around the world

Why TakeLessons?

  • Easy and Hassle-Free
  • 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
  • Background Checked Teachers
  • Over 3 Million Lessons Given

Hear From TakeLessons Trumpet Students

Over the past 12 years, we've given over 3,000,000 lessons to happy customers around the world.

Profile_103523_pi_MShewmaker
"Matthew is so great and patient to help improve skills!"
Annette
Took Trumpet lessons from Matthew S.
Profile_245647_pi_6f2ee31ab2194eafe1fdb6960436e0a4d703f28d
"Bill is a phenomenal teacher. I’ve had lessons from him both in-person and online. He has a phenomenal ear and a knack for error detection to iron out creases in one’s playing. Plus, his patience and kindness are second to none."
Aaron
Took Trumpet lessons from Bill D.
Profile_238229_pi_ae3fa3a8dcaedf52728be4cc7f49360073253ac1
"A very well prepared teacher, and does a very good job of explaining things, even abstract concepts. Killer lead player as well!"
Matt
Took Trumpet lessons from Andrew G.
Profile_198281_pi_Profile
"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.
Profile_55051_pi_profile
"Dustin was understanding of my current level and helped me understand my goals. I'm looking forward to our next lessons!"
Jennifer
Took Trumpet lessons from Dustin L.
Profile_215126_pi_william-2-Edit
"Good first start. William is very knowledgable and easy going. Looking forward to making progress."
Stephen
Took Trumpet lessons from William A.
Profile_111234_pi_21056131_10100892055131369_6050292692939263305_o
"Dave is a very patient teacher. You can tell he is passionate about music and the trumpet from the way he interacts during a lesson. I look forward to every week when I take my lessons, and it has been such a fun hobby during these crazy times because of Covid-19."
Rebecka
Took Trumpet lessons from David N.
Profile_111234_pi_21056131_10100892055131369_6050292692939263305_o
"David is an amazing player and teacher. The lesson was not only fun but incredibly informative as well. David's friendly teaching style really helps keep the learning environment friendly and approachable. Anyone would be lucky to study with him!"
Matt
Took Trumpet lessons from David N.
Profile_215126_pi_william-2-Edit
"William was extremely patient, and very attentive!"
Jett
Took Trumpet lessons from William A.
Profile_198281_pi_Profile
"This was my son's first lesson, and he is looking forward to playing his trumpet and coming back for more lessons. I was hoping to spark his interest in music and so far so good."
Brian
Took Trumpet lessons from Jesse M.
View More
View Less

Popular Trumpet Articles from our Blog

Endurance Tips for Brass Players

Whether you play trumpet, trombone, French horn, or any other brass instrument, there are several key factors to improving. Development of tone, technical facility and embouchure are important components. All of these areas will improve if you develop endurance. The Mechanics of Developing Endurance Developing endurance is nothing more than developing the ability to play your instrument while maintaining proper technique for an extended period of time. As many beginners know, practicing …

By Shanika