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Brandon delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
and Ages 8+

Teaching since:
August 2010

Brandon is a diligent and success-driven educator with 7 years of experience teaching music private lessons. I am currently available to accept new students for weekly online lessons via TakeLessons Classroom, Zoom, Skype, and Facetime. I have built a reputation of a compassionate, hardworking, and an excellent role model within an incredible short span of time. I have a proven ability to enhance students' (children and adults) music abilities to shape a better world and empower them with instrumental skills and knowledge.

My teaching style remains encouraging, understanding, constructive, and focused on each individual student's needs. I recommend weekly lessons to ensure positive progress with your instrumental skills and knowledge. You can view my availability, lesson rates, and sign up for lessons via my TakeLessons profile. Feel free to contact me with any questions you may have via the "Ask a Question" feature or you can immediately purchase lessons if you choose to do so. I look forward to helping you reach your goals and thank you for viewing my profile!

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Experience

Private Lesson Music Teacher
Aug 2010 - Present
Music Lessons by Brandon G.

-Provides private lessons for Violin, Viola, and Music Theory to students aged 8 years old to adult

Substitute Teacher
Jan 2014 - Sep 2017
Brazosport Independent School District

- Served as a Substitute Teacher in various subjects and grade levels; mainly was a Substitute Teacher in School Orchestra positions when needed.
- Served as a full time Substitute Teacher for a local School Orchestra Director for 14 consecutive school days

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School Volunteer: Orchestra
Sep 2013 - May 2017
Brazosport High School/Freeport Intermediate School - Brazosport Independent School District

- Assisted the Orchestra Director with preparation of class lessons and mentoring of students

- Served as a Guest Conductor for the Orchestras during performances.

- Volunteer of the Year Award - May 2017/May 2014

Education

General Studies
Aug 2013 - Present
Brazosport College

Languages

English
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Awards

Gator Scholarship
Aug 2017
Brazosport College
School Orchestra Volunteer of the Year Award
May 2017
Freeport Intermediate School
School Orchestra Volunteer of the Year Award
May 2014
Freeport Intermediate School

Affiliations

Texas Orchestra Directors Association
Jul 2013

Welcome to the Texas Orchestra Directors Association! TODA was founded in 1962 for the purpose of providing educational opportunities for its members and for all other purposes as recommended by its board of directors. TODA members are eligible to attend the Annual Convention and New Music Reading Clinic in San Antonio, a rich tradition of networking and friendship with a creative group of music professionals.

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Texas Music Educators Association
Feb 2011

Begun in 1920 as the Texas Band Teachers Association, the Texas Music Educators Association is an organization of over 10,000 school music educators dedicated to promoting excellence in music education. TMEA is comprised of five divisions: Band, Orchestra, Vocal, Elementary and College. On behalf of its members and Texas schoolchildren, TMEA carefully monitors the actions of all state decision-making bodies on issues affecting fine arts instruction in Texas. In addition to many member benefits, TMEA offers professional development opportunities for its members with Region workshops and especially with its annual Clinic/Convention. TMEA supports the future of music education by offering scholarships to music education majors and by sponsoring the Texas Future Music Educators, an organization through which high school students interested in careers in music education learn more about what to expect in their college education and future careers.

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Photos & Videos

Online Music Lesson Instructor Introduction
Photo by Brandon G.

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Conducting a High School Varsity Orchestra - Fall 2016

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Conducting a Varsity Intermediate School Orchestra

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Conducting the Brazosport Community String Orchestra - May 2017

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Conducting an Intermediate School Varsity Orchestra - Fall 2016

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Conducting a High School Non-Varsity Orchestra - Fall 2016

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Meeting the Dallas Symphony Conductor - Jaap Van Zweden

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Taking a group picture with the Dallas Symphony Conductor - Jaap Van Zweden
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19 Reviews

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Deyaneira Jan 12, 2018
Violin · Online

My daughter is very happy with his techniques and patience. He's very understanding and communicates well.

Pamela Jan 2, 2018
Violin · In studio

Brandon is awesome if you would like a violin teacher. He is a compassionate, workable, and easy person to work with. He cares for his students and the progress that they make on their instrument. He puts alot of time into making sure that his students understand the instrument and the musical world of music.

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Sergio Dec 20, 2017
Viola · In studio

Brandon is a great person to work with if you or anybody you know needs a Viola tutor! The past couple of my years in high school as a junior-varsity violist, Brandon has helped me achieve many goals that I have set for myself. He is patient with me when it involves working diligently to accomplish whatever needs to be accomplished with lessons. When it comes to him tutoring people, he cares about how the student progresses and shares his love for music with his students so they are able to understand everything that needs to be understood. I highly recommend him!

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Rohan Dec 8, 2017
Violin · Online

Brandon is very patient and very cool. My son likes him.

Kalyana .. Dec 8, 2017
Violin · Online

Laura Nov 26, 2017
Violin · In studio

If you are interested in Violin or need extra help, then Brandon is the private lesson teacher for you! He is a hard working person who does not give up on anybody and is willing to go the extra mile in his teaching if you do not understand something. When I was in High School, he was able to keep me on track to where I did not fall behind. At times, I did not believe in myself and I got frustrated easily but then Brandon helped me become a better musician and did not give up on me. I hope you choose him to be your private lesson teacher because he is one of the best to teach you.

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JoJo Nov 23, 2017
Violin · In home

Brandon used to tutor at my school or even fill in when our instructor was away. All of my classmates loved him and I don't think I've ever had a bad experience with him. He's super skilled in both violin and viola and I probably would have stopped playing violin had he not helped me. He even encouraged me to continue playing when I transferred to a school that did not have an orchestra. He's very patient and he never discourages a person, only teaches and rewards.

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Amarantha Nov 23, 2017
Violin · In home

When I was in High School, Brandon was able to help me achieve my musical goals with Violin lessons. I would highly recommend Brandon as your Violin Instructor! He is a patient person and will be able to work with you even if you do not believe that you have any instrumental talent.

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Justis Aug 3, 2017
Viola · In studio

First off, I would like to say Brandon is amazing at what he does when it comes to mentoring his lesson students. He has mentored me for about 4 years now and it has been an amazing journey! If you are looking for a Viola instructor, then Brandon is the one to select for lessons.

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Pricilla Jul 21, 2017
Violin · In studio

For many years, I have been afraid of playing my violin in front of people. Since meeting Brandon, he has taught me to not be afraid of playing in front of people because he has always told me that music is a language that people will understand if I just played with confidence and show others what I am capable of doing. With his teaching and guidance, I am here to say that I no longer become scared of showing my musical talent. If anybody is looking for a Violin tutor, I highly recommend Brandon.

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Jonathan Jul 21, 2017
Violin · In studio

Brandon is a great teacher when it comes to the violin! He has worked with me from me being in 8th grade until my senior year in high school. He has always been there for me when it comes to me achieving my goals with the violin. He has helped me come out of my shell when it comes to playing solos and playing in front of people in general. I have improved my playing thanks to his knowledge and skills in music. I would recommend Brandon to anybody wanting to learn the Violin and achieve their musical goals!

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Tiffanie Jul 15, 2017
Viola · Online

Brandon is an amazing teacher. From the very start of lessons, he plans for the students success. Further, he offers many tips and designs new exercises to aid in improved technique. I absolutely recommend him!!! 5+++ Stars!!!

Joselyne Jul 10, 2017
Violin · In studio

Brandon is so passionate in helping people improve their confidence in playing either a violin or viola! He doesn't hesitate helping you. He was there helping me improve every mistake I was making the few years I played for the Brazosport Orchestra. He is amazing at this!He gets you out of your comfort zone by believing in you and gets you ready to show the audience what you really got when it comes down to concerts!! Totally recommend Brandon , no doubt on it!!

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Crystal Jul 9, 2017
Violin · In studio

Hello! If you're looking for a great violin teacher, stop right now because Brandon is the one! I've known Brandon for many years now, and I can assure you that he's a very great teacher. He helped me improve so much over the years while playing the violin. He definitely knows what he is doing and what he's talking about. He's very passionate about what he does. I recommend him 100%!

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Perla Jul 8, 2017
Violin · In studio

Brandon has helped me break out of my shell. I used to be shy and very self conscious about my playing. With Brandon's help, I was able to gain confidence and play from the heart. He helped me get through varsity orchestra and improved the way I played. Although it was tough, he pushed me and believed in me. He is a very good teacher!

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Karla Jul 8, 2017
Violin · In studio

Brandon is a great teacher when it comes to the violin! He really knows what he is doing and does his best to help his students succeed. He has helped me so much in my skills as a violinist. I have improved my playing thanks to his knowledge and skills in music. He is a nice person and is willing to help anyone and everyone who seeks help on improving with their playing. I would totally recommend him as a violin teacher!! Thanks Brandon!

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Diana Cortez Jul 8, 2017
Violin · In studio

Brandon is one of those teachers that come rarely. He devotes his time to make sure you improve, he makes learning how to play enjoyable. He's taught me for a couple years, he helped me through varsity orchestra, he helped me through many contest and concerts and although all that was tough, he never gave up on me, so if you're looking for a teacher, choose Brandon Glenn, you wont regret it

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Juan Jul 8, 2017
Violin · In studio

Brando has helped me improve my abilities as a violinist. He made lessons fun and innovative allowing me to advance at a faster pace. Whenever I had a question he always had an answer and tips that help. He has patience and enthusiasm for the instruments that are so overwhelmingly contagious that I just wanted to keep learning more and more songs.

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Marcos Camacho Jul 8, 2017
Viola · In studio

Brandon has been teaching me for about 3 years, and i can easily say he has improved me greatly, he trained me for many contest, he devotes his time to his students, this man is a great teacher and if it wasnt for him, i wouldnt be in the varsity highschool orchestra group. I recommend him a thousand times over.

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