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Bill D.

18 Reviews
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  • Doctorate of Musical Arts from University of South Carolina
  • Teaching since 1980
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Bill D.

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My lessons create a fun and motivational learning environment that promotes goal setting, good habits, positive self esteem based on tangible accomplishments, and an appreciation for the rewards of diligence and perseverance.

My services include music lessons in trumpet, jazz improvisation, music theory, jazz theory, and audition preparation.

I am currently the Principal Trumpeter in the Lyric Opera of Chicago Orchestra, Assistant Principal Trumpet with the Grant Park Summer Music Festival Orchestra, Principal Trumpet with the Chicago Philharmonic Orchestra, and former Assistant Principal Trumpet with the Alabama Symphony Orchestra. I have performed with the Chicago Symphony and Milwaukee Symphony.

I Hold a Doctorate of Musical Arts degree from the University of South Carolina and I am a certified band director with 5 years band directing experience.

I particularly enjoy audition coaching, having won three international symphony orchestra auditions myself. My students ...

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Bill is in his sixth season as Principal Trumpet with the Lyric Opera of Chicago and his third season as Assistant Principal Trumpet with the Grant Park Summer Music Festival Orchestra. He was a member of the trumpet faculty at DePaul University for five years and has presented performances and mas

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Gil R.
Just started studying with Bill. He's already given me some good recommendations to improve my playing, and he is encouraging. I left the lesson motivated. I'm really looking forward to studying with Bill!
Ethan S.
Bill is very passionate. He teaches me all the techniques and trying to help me make a much better sound. He is strict to get every notes correct while other teachers allow easy passes. He also corrects my old habits. He is a wonderful teacher who really teaches fundamentals.
Pat
Exactly what I was looking for.!
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Vincent C.

9 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Master of Arts (Jazz performance) from New York University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1980
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Vincent C.

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Professional Musician /Educator with the following experience;
Educator:
* Instrumental Music Teacher – (New Jersey Public School System (25 years)
* Private Music lessons (classical -jazz improvisation) :
for : Beginners -Intermediate- Advanced Students
* Seton Hall University ,Nj- Jazz Faculty Guest Artist
* New Jersey Youth Symphony,NJ -- Jazz Ensemble - Staff Clinician
* Stevens Institute of Technology ,NJ Clinician/Trumpet
* Jazz Vermont /Jazz camp for Adults - Staff Clinician /Guest Artist
* New York University, NY - Adjunct Trumpet Teacher
* AdjudIcator- West Milford ,NJ - Middle School Jazz Festival 2018
* Guest Artist /Appearances with NY/NJ High Schools
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* International Jazz Artist:
* Cds available on the internet
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About Vincent

Professional Musician /Educator with the following experience; Educator: * Instrumental Music Teacher (Grades K-8) (New Jersey Public School System )------ (25 years) * Private Music lessons (classical -jazz improvisation) for : Beginners -Intermediate- Advanced

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Emily N.
I'm really enjoying lessons with Vincent! I played trumpet for years in high school and college, and I have just gotten back into it. He's helped me develop my embouchure better and improved my technique. He's easy to work with, too. Looking forward to more lessons with him!
Tim L.
I have had one lesson with Vinnie and I am really stoked. His experience and depth of knowledge are so obvious when you talk to him. I believe that I have made the right choice in beginning to take lessons from him. Cheers...
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Troy S.

32 Reviews
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  • BM Trumpet Performance from CSUF
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
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Troy S.

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Improve your technique, musicality, or prepare for an audition. Whatever you need!

About Troy

Troy Sargent is a freelance trumpet player located in Orange Country, California. He is a popular choice for Weddings, Musicals, Church Services, Concert Performances, and Special Events. As an educator, Troy has had the opportunity to serve as a Brass Caption-Head, Trumpet Section Instructor, a

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My kiddo has completed 5 lessons with Troy and we will be signing up for more! Great communication as well. Thank you.
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Great teacher for young kids!
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William A.

33 Reviews
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Awarded Stan Getz & clifford brown group from IAJE and NFAA
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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 I

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Enzo M.
William is a wonderful trumpet instructor. He’s patient and an expert teacher. My son is learning so much. We can hear the progress already! Thank you.
Tim D.
Great first lesson!
Erice
William is very patient and encouraging. I look forward to more lessons with him!
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Jerry V.

25 Reviews
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  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 1980
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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 stud

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Alberto
Super friendly, wise, and incredible at working on what you want to work on. I personally have grown so much as a trumpet player and musician in general since starting my lessons with him. Couldn't recommend a better teacher!
Leonard
Listens carefully, corrects and teaches, performs examples. All around very good. Very happy with the lessons
Lingling S.
Jerry is very professional and nice! My son is 7 years old and he is a beginner. He told me he wanted to learn trumpet last year because he read a book. I feel lucky to have found Jerry. My son likes the trumpet class and looks forward to having the class every week. And I can see his progress.
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Brennan J.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Awarded 2018 BMI David N. Baker Jazz Composition Award from BMI/Indiana University Jacobs School of Music
  • Master's of Music in Jazz Composition from Indiana University Jacobs School of Music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Brennan J.

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Students can expect focused instruction in all aspects of trumpet playing from an experienced trumpet doubler, including different styles, common trumpet doubles (cornet and flugelhorn), and fundamental techniques.

About Brennan

Hi! I am a multi-instrumentalist professional musician and composer/arranger and I am capable and happy to teach all levels of students anything they would like to know or improve on. I specialize in low brass, especially bass trombone and euphonium, but I can teach all brass instruments (trumpet,

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Darin
It was fun and good!
Kai P.
Brennan was very knowledgable and helpful. My teenage son was very happy with his lesson. He really likes him and his teaching style. We are so happy we found such a good fit!

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"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!"
Filiz
Took Trumpet lessons from Bobby S.
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"Before our appointment he kept great email contact to ensure everything will go well. He was patient. He was on time! Very professional edict. Sent a follow up email with breathing exercises, sheet music, and books to buy for the next lesson that was very affordable. We are looking forward to the next session."
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Took Trumpet lessons from Justin B.
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"I have known Vinnie for 35 years in the world of music. He is a colleague that I hold in the highest regard. I have had the great pleasure of performing alongside him in a number of different situations. As a sideman we have performed music on an extremely high level, everything from Jazz Standards, originals, to Weather Report etc. Vinnie's abilities as trumpeter and educator are tremendous, world class all across the board. He is great reader and his improvisation is of the highest order, creative, inventive, with thematic development and harmonic depth in the single line."
Peter
Took Trumpet lessons from Vincent C.
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"Justin is one of the most helpful trumpet teachers I have ever had. He adjusts the level of lessons in order to make them both challenging and enjoyable. He makes sure that I have a solid foundation and continue to practice scales and basic techniques. He also demonstrates how I should play certain pieces and what they should sound like, rather than simply telling me, which I find very helpful when learning."
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Took Trumpet lessons from Justin B.
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Took Trumpet lessons from David R.
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"I'm really enjoying lessons with Vincent! I played trumpet for years in high school and college, and I have just gotten back into it. He's helped me develop my embouchure better and improved my technique. He's easy to work with, too. Looking forward to more lessons with him!"
Emily
Took Trumpet lessons from Vincent C.
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"Andrew Giska is an immensely knowledgeable instructor with the education and drive to support him. With being extremely experienced, Andrew is someone who can aid a wide range of subjects, from just starting out to experienced trumpeters. Additionally, Andrew is personable and kind, and will never say anything negative to his students. He is nothing but encouraging, and his talent with the trumpet shows that his students are in the right hands. I would recommend Andrew to anyone trying to improve their playing techniques because he is educated, talented, and humble."
Olivia
Took Trumpet lessons from Andrew G.
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"The lesson was much much better then expected!"
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Took Trumpet lessons from Bobby S.
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"Troy is a lifesaver! It didn’t take him long at all to get to know my son and help him learn foundational trumpet skills. This is the boost that my son needed!"
Brandon
Took Trumpet lessons from Troy S.
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"I think we're off to a strong start. Dustin focused right in on exactly the kind of guidance and feedback that is needed. I think he is going to be a really effective teacher for my son."
Oscar
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Online Trumpet Lessons

Believe it or not, the first trumpets were not actually used as musical instruments. Dating back to 1500 BCE and earlier, people used trumpets to signal and alert one another while hunting or at war. It wasn’t until much later--in the Middle Ages and Renaissance Era--that people began integrating the trumpet into musical ensembles. Today, trumpets are a prominent sound heard in classical and jazz songs.

There is something so alluring about the powerful sounds that resonate from this brass instrument. Listening to the likes of accomplished trumpet players like Louis Armstrong and Chet Baker is absolutely inspiring. It’s no wonder so many people are eager to learn to play the trumpet. If you, too, want to master this instrument, we can help. With the best online trumpet lessons ar

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The beauty of taking online trumpet lessons is that you can learn wherever you have internet access. Maybe you want to practice in the comfort of your living room. Or perhaps you have your own at-home studio setup for music lessons. Wherever and whenever, you can take the best online trumpet lessons that accommodate your schedule.

The Benefits of Learning to Play the Trumpet

As exciting as learning a new instrument can be, you might be surprised at some of the health benefits that can occur as a result of this new skill set. Many studies suggest that learning to play an instrument can have positive effects on your brain. Some say it can improve your memory, and others have found it can help with warding off stress and depression. All that, plus it is a rewarding and fulfilling experience!

When you take online trumpet lessons for beginners, you will begin learning the appropriate foundation. Our trumpet teachers work with students of all ages: kids, teenagers, adults, and even seniors. Your tutor can teach you trumpet techniques, exercises, trumpet theory, and about different types and body parts of the trumpet so that you can maximize your learning experience.

Your class instructor offers you practical advice and tips and helps you develop good practice habits, so that you achieve your goals fast, easy, and affordably. Soon, you will have the skills to join a jazz ensemble or start your own band!

You don’t have to be a beginner to take these classes though. In fact, many intermediate and advanced students turn to the best online trumpet lessons to further expand their skills. Learn new styles of playing and challenge yourself with more advanced songs. Because our instructors have a strong professional background, they can determine where you are in your music journey and provide you with the appropriate instruction.

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Whether you are a beginner, intermediate, or advanced student, our instructors come from a variety of backgrounds, making it easy to find the perfect match for your interest and skill level. Each trumpet teacher's specialties are listed in their profile, along with details about their background, photos, student feedback, and lesson availability. You can even contact the instructors in advance and ask questions to further help you find your best match.

Students taking online classes can learn at their own convenience, enjoy better rates, and choose from a wider selection of teachers nationwide. Choose from other instruments, like the trumpet, such as the bass trumpet, Roman horn, and flumpet.

If you've ever taken any trumpet classes over Skype, you'll enjoy using our interactive TakeLessons Classroom. We guarantee a customized experience that will exceed your expectations. In fact, we are so committed to your happiness that we offer all new customers a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee on your first lesson. Sign up for online trumpet lessons for beginners today. You will be well on your way to becoming the next Miles Davis in no time.

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