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Jerry V.

29 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $55
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • B.M., trumpet performance from Peabody Conservatory of Music
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Jerry V.

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I am a classically trained trumpet player and teacher. My approach to teaching trumpet focuses on building a strong foundation of good sound production and technique. I have a holistic approach to teaching, instilling in my students the fundamentals of music theory, ear training, and listening.

About Jerry

Jerry is a graduate of Peabody Conservatory of Music, where he received his Bachelor’s degree in trumpet performance. He also attended the Juilliard School in New York for graduate studies, where he studied trumpet with the virtuoso trumpet player and world-renowned Gerard Schwarz. He has also stu

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Gregory H.

26 Reviews
Astoria, NY
Starting at $45
  • Awarded Music Scholarship from CUNY, Queens College
  • Master of Jazz Performance from CUNY, Queens College
  • Teaching since 2004
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Gregory H.

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The key to this instrument is its simplicity! Learn to have unlimited technique to play any style.

About Gregory

As a younger brother at the age of five, I began studying the piano because my older sister did. After my foundation in music strengthened I fell in love with the trumpet. At first, each note took time to develop and I enjoyed the challenge. The trumpet allowed me to travel all over the Southeast

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Katya Bankowsky
Gregory is a great teacher. He makes it fun and breaks it all down really well. Greg is a real pleasure to learn with!
Gil R.
I've had just 3 lessons with Gregory and I'm making great strides thanks to his intimate knowledge of the horn. His manner of teaching is so relaxing that it helps no feel so stressed to play. I look forward to my next lesson. He drives you in a direction that works best to the student. Hes a great teacher.
Gil
I'm 58yrs old and a comeback player. I haven't played in over 40yrs. Yesterday was my 2nd class with him. And I was amazed at how my playing is already showing progress thanks to Gregory. He puts you at ease almost immediately. He is very patient and through his instruction I've gained more confidence in my playing. Gregory gets 5 stars for his demeanor, trumpet and overall music knowledge. He is the go to instructor in my opinion.

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Katie M.

25 Reviews
Montclair, NJ
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, English
  • Master of Music, Trumpet Performance from Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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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Jonathan S.

6 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $80
  • Speaks English, Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music from SUNY Purchase
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Jonathan S.

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Are you looking to get started with trumpet lessons for yourself or a loved one? Not making the progress you want, or, don't really know how to make progress? Look no further—study with a Doctor of Musical Arts with over 15 years professional playing experience and who has taught nearly 400 people.

Whether you want to learn how to build endurance, increase your range, craft a beautiful tone, learn to improvise, interpret classical works, or play any genre of music on the trumpet, you've come to the right place. I will cater what we work on to YOUR individual curiosities, interests, and personal goals, while making sure you develop great technical habits and musical instinct. I will help you to discover your own voice on the trumpet, and you will learn to control what you play, when you play and how you play it! It is my goal to instill a love and appreciation for both efficiency and enjoyment of process in my lessons with you, so that you eventually won't need me anymore!

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About Jonathan

Hi, I'm Dr. Jonathan Saraga—professional musician and educator based out of New York City. My 30,000+ hours of experience within music is expressed through my 9 years of conservatory training, which includes Bachelor of Music, Master of Music and Doctor of Music degrees, and my work as a trumpe

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Les S.
I would highly recommend Jonathan as a music teacher. Jonathan is absolutely passionate about music, which is evident by his enthusiastic and energetic teaching techniques. He is very patient with my five year old and encourages her to get her very best effort. Jonathan customizes the music and lessons for my daughter’s skill level while at the same time provides challenges to keep the learning process interesting. In a short period of time, my daughter's keyboard playing abilities have dramatically increased. I am very grateful to Jonathan for making learning fun for my daughter, who always looks forward to her lessons!
Joanie
Jonathan has made a great impression with my son. He displays a great combination of patience and encouragement with Nick. I have seen an improvement in his trumpet skills as well as his confidence.
Sonia R.
NICE, HELPFUL AND PATIENT.

THANK YOU.
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Bobby S.

29 Reviews
Ridgewood, NY
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Awarded Member of Pi Kappa Lambda, Iota chapter from Pi Kappa Lambda National Music Honor Society
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Bobby S.

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I love the trumpet, and it's my life mission to help others to experience the transcendent joy of music and the excitement of playing a brass instrument. I take pride in my ability to quickly convey the fundamentals of trumpet technique to beginning trumpeters so that they can get the full enjoyment from playing early on. I perform regularly in a wide range of genres from jazz and funk to pop and reggae, and it's important to me to cater to the individual musical interests of my students. I have been playing trumpet for more than 24 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, among others. I encourage the use of long tones, air support, and trumpet calisthenics to improve tone, increase range and endurance, and work towards greater flexibility on the instrument. I also focus on the stylistic nuance of jazz, funk, classical, and the many genres that feature the colorful and ...

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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Jennifer G.
Bobby Spellman is a very skilled music teacher. We met him when my son was in the fifth grade and had just started playing the French horn. Bobby came to our house every week and did a truly fantastic job helping my son learn a really tough instrument. He has taught my son for three years--switching to Zoom classes during the pandemic--and established a terrific rapport him which enabled him to improve significantly and develop a real passion for his instrument.
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!
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Jimmy B.

Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $15
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2013
  • 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.

I have a second clean trumpet for you to use during our practices if you like, but bringing your own is fine too.

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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The average cost of 60-minute trumpet lessons in New York is $82. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $75 and $90 per hour.
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"Justin has worked with my 11 year old 3 times so far and we are very happy with the interactions."
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Took Trumpet lessons from Justin B.
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Took Trumpet lessons from Tetsuya L.
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"My son has been taking online lessons from Jennifer and it's really helped his trumpet playing!"
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Took Trumpet lessons from Jennifer W.
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"Very good first lesson, figuring out where I'm at with the horn and gave me some great exercises to help build up technique ."
Karim
Took Trumpet lessons from William A.
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"Very enthusiastic and knowledgeable!"
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Took Trumpet lessons from Holly S.
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"Testu was an excellent teacher. He was patient, kind, encouraging and very knowledgeable. He helped me to prepare for auditions, develop a practice routine and find more enjoyment in playing!"
Ruby
Took Trumpet lessons from Tetsuya L.
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"Maureen has improved my son Nate's trumpet playing immensely. Where before he had some difficulty hitting the high notes, and his playing was somewhat tentative, he now plays with greater confidence and in tune. I noticed his improvement shortly after he started being taught by Maureen - not only as he was going through the scales, but in all the songs he practices now. Being an improved player has had the effect of Nate practicing more now as well. Maureen has taught him the importance of practice, the discipline it takes to improve, and has really developed his interest in the instrument. All this is testament to Maureen's quality as an instructor. I highly recommend her!"
Jennifer
Took Trumpet lessons from Maureen S.
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"Gregory is a great teacher. He makes it fun and breaks it all down really well. Greg is a real pleasure to learn with!"
Katya Bankowsky
Took Trumpet lessons from Gregory H.
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"Justin is very patient and knowledgeable and has great insights on how to help you along."
victor
Took Trumpet lessons from Justin B.
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"AMAZING TEACHER. TEACHING ME- AGE 68 AND MY 9 YEAR OLD GRANDDAUGHTER! BOTH WITH PALPABLE RESULTS."
Walter
Took Trumpet lessons from Holly S.
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