Ethan Warden

Ethan W.

Madison, WI
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Levels Taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
My name is Ethan Warden. I'm a graduate of the University of Wisconsin - Madison where I received my Masters of Music Performance degree. Prier my adventure here at UW - Madison, I received my Batchlers of Music education - Instrumental from Missouri State University.

Students can expect an in-depth knowledge base of the trombone, including repertoire, fundamentals, and techniques, guiding them through a fun, relaxed lesson.
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Ethan delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 5+

Teaching since:
July 2014

My name is Ethan. I'm a trombone player and teacher in the Madison WI area. I received a Bachelors degree in Music Education from Missouri State University and a Master of Music Performance - Trombone at University of Wisconsin-Madison.

I have taught private trombone lessons since June of 2014. Currently I teach private lessons at Madison East High School, the Isthmus Montessori Academy, Middleton High School, Rhapsody Arts Center in Verona, WI along with other middle school students from area schools.

Outside of music, I enjoy spending time with my wife and our two cats, camping, kayaking, hiking and watching movies.


Trombone Instructor
Feb 2017 - Present
Madison East Hgih School

I am currently employed by Madison East High School to provide private lessons to trombone students in all grades. In this position is work with students on a weekly basis to help guide them in developing their performance ability through fundamental exercises (scales, warmups, tuning, etc.), individualized performance feedback, and repertoire choice.

If you are currently a student at Madison East High School and are interested in lessons, feel free to contact your band director or contact me through Take Lessons.

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Brass Instructor
Jun 2016 - Present
Rhapsody Arts Center

I am currently employed by Rhapsody Arts Center in Verona WI as a Brass Instructor. In this position I teach private lessons to all brass instrumental students to prepare them for concerts in their school program, solo performances at rhapsody and solo and ensemble performances in the students district. I prepare my students by helping to develop their fundamental skills as brass musicians by providing them with performance feed back, exercises for furthering development, along with helping choose repertoire for their appropriate level.

If you currently live in the Verona area and are interested in lessons, feel free to contact Rhapsody Art Center at 608-848-2045, visit our website, or contact me directly through Take Lessons.

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Master of Music Performance - Trombone
Aug 2016 - Present
Batchelor of Music Educatoin
Aug 2010 - May 2016
Missouri State University


Fluent / Native Proficiency


Hunter B Watson Memorial Grant
Jan 2018
Hunter B Watson committee
Eagle Scout
Mar 2010
Boy Scouts


International Trombone Association
Jun 2015

The general purposes of the International Trombone Association shall be: To promote communications among trombonists around the world, to improve the artistic level of performance, teaching, and literature associated with the trombone family and to function as a clearing house for trombone-related ideas and information

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MIke S. Jan 24, 2019
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