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John A.

3 Reviews
Suffern, NY
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Music Education from Nyack College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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John A.

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Improve musicianship, phrasing and overall technique

About John

I consider myself to be friendly, outgoing and serious but with a sense of humor. I genuinely love music and I am an artist who enjoys teaching and wish to impart my love for the great masters to my students. I pay attention to details like phrasing, expression and overall musicianship. I am a re

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Isabella
Mr. Aragon has continually shown me his love for music through his teaching. As an instructor, he paid close attention to my technique when playing the piano, guitar, or flute, and helped me improve it. Through the years, he has strongly influenced my love for music, and I continue to use what he has taught me when playing instruments and music outside the classroom. Overall, Mr. Aragon is a great, professional instructor who is passionate about teaching students music through music theory and his love of rock n roll and classical music.
Patricia T.
I went for my first lesson this morning & John was excellent! Very professional & informative. I look forward to more upcoming lessons in the following weeks!!!
Pauline
Mr.Aragon was my son’s grade school music teacher for 8 yrs. He is very patient and encouraging, and my son really enjoyed it when Mr.Aragon would teach the class music from the 50’s, 60’s, and 70’s. Now my son appreciates Motown, Michael Jackson, the Beatles, and Billy Joel as much as he does current alternative music, and he is 13!
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J.Q. W.

3 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese, English
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Bachelor of Music, Jazz Trumpet Performance from Oberlin Conservatory
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J.Q. W.

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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 y

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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.
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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
  • Teaching since 2006
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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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Thomas W.

46 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1998
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Thomas W.

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I can help beginners get started or coach advanced students who are preparing for auditions.

About Thomas

My lessons are tailored to the needs and interests of each student. If a student is involved in school music ensembles, we will work with their lesson books from school in addition to material outside of the books, including SmartMusic, Noteflight, and teacher-created materials. We will focus on bui

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Anneliese & Sophia C.
He’s very patient and kind especially for 2 active little girls.
Cindy T.
Thomas is honestly an amazing musician and teacher. He was really patient with me. Despite having to deal with major timezone differences (as I live in Myanmar), he took the time to figure it out. Also, he helped me figure out the stuff it took me months to figure out. He also really knows what he's doing. I learned so much in that hour of practice. 10/10 would recommend him.
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Allan W.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $22
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor's Degree, Choral/General Music Education from Arizona State University
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Allan W.

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For students who have recently joined a school band and want to get the most benefit by starting with a solid foundation. Students will learn the basics of sound production, forming the embouchure, breath control, and proper posture for playing the trumpet.

About Allan

Greetings! My name is Allan Walker. I've enjoyed teaching PIANO and TRUMPET lessons privately to many students ages 7 through 17 (Beginning to Advanced Intermediate levels) for over 25 years. Students will expand their repertoire, memorize certain pieces and participate in recitals to showcase their

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Evan P.
Great first lesson!
Anna L.
I like playing the trumpet
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Emma K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Emma K.

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Hello! I am a junior trumpet performance major at the Cleveland Institute of Music where I study with Michael Sachs and Michael Miller! I have been playing trumpet for nine years and have played with many types of ensembles including bands, orchestras, jazz bands and jazz combos. I can help you with any upcoming auditions for regional ensembles or all state ensembles as I participated in those during high school. I can also help with any high school placement auditions or college auditions as I have been through those as well! Along with the festivals and various auditions I’ve completed I was also a semi finalist at the national trumpet competition in 2017, 2018 and 2019 and received the fine arts award in trumpet upon my graduation from high school at Interlochen Arts Academy. Whether you’re preparing for auditions or just looking to learn something new and fun please contact me to set up a lesson time!

About Emma

Hello! I am a junior trumpet performance major at the Cleveland Institute of Music. I have been playing trumpet for nine years and graduated from Interlochen Arts Academy in 2019! I have participated in district, all state and regional ensembles, various summer music festivals, and have been a semi-

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Average Cost of Trumpet Lessons in Suffern, NY

The average cost of 60-minute trumpet lessons in Suffern is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $34 and $142 per hour.
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"Jarrod is a great instructor!
From the first lesson, our son (11) was excited and engaged! He even play his trumpet for fun !
As a parent, I am pleased with the balanced instruction/practice ratio that has instilled responsibility and dedication without being overwhelming and frustrating.
Jarrod teaches at a student's pace,while adding just the right amount of challenge, allowing confidence to grow in a well organized,fun and personalized instruction plan.
What I like most is; Jarrod loves music and teaching! He addresses success and challenges with enthusiasm, support and encouragement,equally."
Gerri
Took Trumpet lessons from Jarrod V.
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"Justin showed my 10 year old son how to play the trumpet and did a great job. He was patient, made my son feel comfortable and was able to help him get a better sound by the end of the very first lesson. Jalen does not give high praise easily so we were impressed that he enjoyed learning from him. My mother listened in on some of the lessons and she also said Justin did a great job - friendly personality and great tips on how to play. We highly recommend him."
Rob
Took Trumpet lessons from Justin H.
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"My name is Dee. I have been a middle school band teacher in the Clarkstown School District for over 20 years. I play trumpet in a local concert band and jazz big band each week. I have taken trumpet lessons with Vincent for a year and a half. Through his instruction and encouragement I have made great strides in my technical abilities, range and endurance. I appreciate the well prepared insights and materials he has for me at each lesson, whether it is written material, or "youtube" video insights he has researched and thought helpful. I am very impressed with his musicianship when he models, plays duets, and performs for me. His trumpet performing is wide ranging and always of the highest caliber, whether live, or in recording. As a teacher Vinnie always shows sincerity and humility which puts his students at ease and in a great place to learn."
Dee
Took Trumpet lessons from Vincent C.
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"Our son had his first lesson today. Linda was patient and encouraging. She was knowledgeable and we were pleased to see her play her trumpet along with our son and model for him how to hold the trumpet and play properly."
Benjamin
Took Trumpet lessons from Linda C.
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"Off to a good start!"
Oscar
Took Trumpet lessons from Daniel W.
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"Because she tot me so many things ❤️"
Toussaint Crawford
Took Trumpet lessons from Reut R.
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"We are so lucky to have found Jerry. He is professional, patient and makes my 12 year old's trumpet lessons enjoyable yet always challenging. Wit in just a few weeks of working with Jerry, my sons grades in band have gone up. Even after my son broke his arm playing sports, Jerry manages to find effective ways to keep him involved and progressing with the trumpet."
Saba
Took Trumpet lessons from Jerry V.
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"I just love the fact of how patient you are with Andy thank you so much"
Ricardo
Took Trumpet lessons from Jennifer W.
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"I’m an adult beginner, and Holly has been a wonderful teacher for getting to learn all the basics, I’m having so much fun learning the trumpet from her!"
Christina
Took Trumpet lessons from Holly S.
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"The lessons have been great,thank you so much."
Raymond
Took Trumpet lessons from Matthew S.
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