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Joseph H.

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Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2019
  • B.M. Bassoon Performance from University of Oregon
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Joseph H.

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I'm engaged with the process of teaching bassoon students from the beginner level up to the advanced level. I make sure to make them aware of the importance of proper cleaning and care for their bassoons. I'm a patient teacher and know that everyone learns differently and at different speeds. I like to play duets with the students to make the lessons fun. I'm knowledgeable about bassoon solo pieces and orchestral repertoire and am able to help to help students prepare for solo contests. I emphasize the development of technique through slow scales and gradually expand the range. I'm able to add a little humor in the lessons to make the lessons fun. I view myself as a student in the process of teaching, too. I'm also engaged with teaching students proper embouchure, breath support and talk to them about reeds and am able to teach them reed making and adjustment as they become more advanced.

About Joseph

My name is Joseph Hartman and I'm a professional bassoonist in Oregon living in Milwaukie right next to Portland. I have a B.M. in Bassoon Performance from the University of Oregon studying with Dr. Steve Vacchi and a M.M. in Bassoon Performance from Indiana University Bloomington studying with Wi

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Joell
My daughter learned more from Joseph than her other bassoon teachers. He was reasonable and ensured that she was learning bassoon technique, not just songs. I truly appreciated his dedication to her learning and passion for the bassoon.
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Brittany G.

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Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Music from Morehead State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Brittany G.

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I meet students where they are and help them find their own musical voices by working through a wide range of repertoire.

About Brittany

Brittany Giles is a bassoonist and pedagogue working towards a Doctoral Degree in Bassoon Performance from Michigan State University. Brittany believes every student, regardless of background or career goals, should have training in music and works to broaden the horizons of her students while also

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Jack F.

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Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Bachelor of Music - Bassoon Performance from Sacramento State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jack F.

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I am an active performer and teacher of bassoon, and am still an active learner on my instrument. Lessons with me are fun, engaging, and informative on this unique and often difficult instrument. I strive for my students to love the bassoon and enjoy working on their craft, whether a beginning band student or an aspiring professional. I earned my Bachelors of Music in Bassoon Performance from Sacramento State University and am currently earning my Masters of Music in Bassoon Performance at University of North Carolina, Greensboro. I also can help with reed making and adjusting, I make all of my own reeds and have for years.

About Jack

Jack Fanning has been teaching the bassoon since 2015. He is currently available to teach lessons online, or at the student’s home (and is ready and willing to travel within the NC Triad area). Jack aims to make each lesson fun, enjoyable, educational, and informative. He has helped middle school a

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Jessica M.
Our daughter was amazed and in "Ah" with all she learned in just her first lesson with Jack. It was fantastic to see her excitement again for private lessons. So excited she wanted to continue playing and practicing even after the session. Thank you, Jack! She wanted me to let you know she is looking forward to many more days like this!😁👍
Ali
Jack is a friendly, encouraging instructor---a great match for my 11-year-old daughter. He's obviously an expert bassoonist, but does a fantastic job of explaining things clearly and simply for the less-advanced student. My daughter can't wait for her next bassoon lesson with Jack!
Claire
Very knowledgeable and friendly, and a great communicator about bassoon technique. Today was my daughter’s first lesson with Jack - She learned so much and has some good assignments to work on before the next lesson. We totally recommend Jack as an instructor!

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Shannon S.

52 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • BA-Performance from Univ of MO-KC, Winona State Univ
  • Awarded Vivian Menees Nelson Music Award winner from Vivian Menees Nelson Foundation
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Shannon S.

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All levels beginning through college / adult.

Affiliations:
American Association of University Professors
American Federation of Musicians
American Symphony Orchestra League
College Music Society
Houston Flute Club
International Double-Reed Society
International Clarinet Society
National Flute Association
North American Saxophone Alliance

About Shannon

AFFILIATIONS: Music: AAUP, AFM, ASOL/LAO, CMS, HFC, NFA, IDRS, ICS, NASA. Fitness: ISSA, NDETA, ASHI, USAT, LCT, BAM, HRTC. -------------- MUSIC (see fitness below): Shannon has numerous years experience teaching all skill levels on woodwinds, and beginning-intermediate piano & classical str

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Asoneth M.
Shannon is pleasant and caring. She is patient too. She loves when learners ask questions and she has the patience to answer them. My daughter loves her.
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Christina G.
Ms. Shannon is really patient with her students. She is dedicated to her job and genuinely wants the best for her students. She invests time energy to making sure her students can play at their full potential.

Leroy G.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Leroy G.

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Are you a beginning or intermediate bassoon player who wants to gain more knowledge through the practice scales and arpeggios, look no further.
With this approaching will be able to easily identify these devices within your music to help performance become more natural.

Your lesson will also encompass :

-Basic Reed Making Skills
-Sight Reading
-Etude Studies as assigned by ability level
-Advanced techniques like flicking

-5 years experience teaching bassoon students at the university level

-Colorado State University M.M.

About Leroy

Hello! My name is Leroy . I enjoy playing bassoon in the orchestra and with smaller groups. If you are struggling with the bassoon or just looking for an experience private teacher, I am here for you !

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Brittany G.

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Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Music from Morehead State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Brittany G.

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I meet students where they are and help them find their own musical voices by working through a wide range of repertoire.

About Brittany

Brittany Giles is a bassoonist and pedagogue working towards a Doctoral Degree in Bassoon Performance from Michigan State University. Brittany believes every student, regardless of background or career goals, should have training in music and works to broaden the horizons of her students while also

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Average Cost of Bassoon Lessons in Philadelphia, PA

The average cost of 60-minute bassoon lessons in Philadelphia is $79. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $179 per hour.
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$42 average
45 min
$57 average
60 min
$79 average

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"Galina has been working with our 8th grade son on bassoon for a year and he loves it! She is a kind, generous, and knowledgeable teacher. She has patiently prepared him for auditions, improving his technique and musicality, but she also makes lessons fun by playing duets with him. She is also teaching him to make reeds. And she is very easy to work with in scheduling, and has seamlessly moved to remote lessons in the current situation. We are lucky to have found her as a teacher."
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Took Bassoon lessons from Eva Galina K.
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"Shannon is very thorough explaining the music and clear in her expectations. We plan to stay with her for long term."
Leah
Took Bassoon lessons from Shannon S.
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"Our daughter was amazed and in "Ah" with all she learned in just her first lesson with Jack. It was fantastic to see her excitement again for private lessons. So excited she wanted to continue playing and practicing even after the session. Thank you, Jack! She wanted me to let you know she is looking forward to many more days like this!😁👍"
Jessica
Took Bassoon lessons from Jack F.
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"Our daughter had taken in person lessons for years. When her instructor retired we really didn't know what to do. Bassoon instructors aren't very common where we live. She was very nervous about taking on line lessons but Alyssa put her at ease. It seems like she could really relate to Alyssa.
Alyssa really helped her get through many of the issues she was having with a new instrument and new high school band.
We will go back to her again for sure!"
Dee Anne
Took Bassoon lessons from Alyssa W.
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"Kristilyn was my first bassoon instructor and has continued to be my favorite! She took me from being a mediocre, subpar high school bassoon player to a proficient bassoon player in under a year! She helped me audition and qualify for my high school regional honor band, as well as making me want to continue playing bassoon in college. I owe much of my improvement and love of the bassoon to Kristilyn. :)"
Ian
Took Bassoon lessons from Kristilyn W.
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"I can’t say enough good things about Kristilyn. She is very inviting, extremely knowledgeable and is the perfect teacher for me. I would highly recommend her for in person lessons!"
Alyse Stehl
Took Bassoon lessons from Kristilyn W.
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"It's the most work I've ever gotten done in a lesson!"
Mandy
Took Bassoon lessons from Randall K.
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"Very knowledgeable and friendly, and a great communicator about bassoon technique. Today was my daughter’s first lesson with Jack - She learned so much and has some good assignments to work on before the next lesson. We totally recommend Jack as an instructor!"
Claire
Took Bassoon lessons from Jack F.
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"Great teacher and knows a lot of what she is doing"
Janet
Took Bassoon lessons from Kristilyn W.
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"Carl Gardner is an A1 bassoonist. Over the past year and few months he’s improved everything about my playing, technically and musically, and helped me achieve goals I previously thought were impossible. His reeds are immaculate! 5/5 stars would recommend him to any bassoonist I meet."
Julia!
Took Bassoon lessons from Carl G.
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