Greg Lloyd

Greg L.

Phoenix, AZ
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About

Greg delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 5+ and special needs

Teaching since:
2004

I'm a local freelance musician living in Phoenix, AZ with a passion for many different types of music! I have a B.M. from Boston University and a M.M. from the UNC School of the Arts, both in Music Performance specializing in Trumpet. Though Trumpet is my primary instrument, I play and teach in a wide variety of musical disciplines, including Trumpet, French Horn, Piano, Music Production/Recording, Music Theory, and Ear Training. I've released one album of original music under the moniker Hands Up Eyes Shut, and I play in several groups in the Phoenix area-a classical brass quintet, two jazz combos, and an indie rock group, as well as substitute work with the Phoenix and Tucson Symphonies from time to time. On the teaching side of things, I've been teaching private lessons for over 10 years, maintain a healthy studio, and also teach several music courses as an adjunct faculty member in the Maricopa Community College system. I've been fortunate to have trumpet students who have been accepted as music performance majors at both Arizona State University (on scholarship) and Northwestern University (the best trumpet studio in the country for many years) if you're thinking of making music a career, and I'm also available for audition coaching for any instrument if you're looking to brush up on your All Region or All State audition material!

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Experience

Substitute Musician
Feb 2016 - Present
Arizona Opera

Substitute Musician
Oct 2015 - Present
Phoenix Theater

Adjunct Faculty
Sep 2015 - Present
Estrella Mountain Community College

Teaching:
MHL143 Music in World Cultures
MHL153 Rock Music and Culture

Trumpet
Apr 2015 - Present
The Foster Family Band

Foster Family Band is a folk-rock group based in Phoenix, AZ...we recorded our first album in the summer of 2015 and should be releasing it in the early part of 2016!

Trumpet Instructor/Curriculum Development
Sep 2014 - Present
Campo Verde High School, Chandler AZ

Adjunct Faculty
Jan 2014 - Present
Paradise Valley Community College

Teaching:
MHL153 Rock Music and Culture
MTC103 Intro to Aural Perception

Adjunct Faculty
Jan 2014 - Present
Glendale Community College

Teaching:
MUP181 Chamber Music

Founder/Trumpet
Aug 2010 - Present
Phoenix Chamber Brass

Substitute Musician
Aug 2010 - Present
Phoenix Symphony

Substitute Musician
Jan 2012 - Jan 2014
Tucson Symphony

Education

M.M. Trumpet Performance
Aug 2007 - May 2009
UNC School of the Arts
B.M. Music Performance
Aug 2003 - May 2007
Boston University
Additional Studies
Aug 2005 - Dec 2005
Royal College of Music, London

Languages

English
Fluent / Native Proficiency

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