Lillie Smith

Lillie S.

Athens, GA

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

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Hello! My name is Lillie, and I am a trumpet player. I'm a music major at the University of Georgia. I majored in music education for 4 years, then switched to music business. I am going to get my masters degree in jazz studies or music business. I'm a very well rounded musician and I would love to teach you!


Lead Trumpet
Aug 2013 - Present
UGA Jazz Ensemble I

I have been the lead trumpet player for the top UGA jazz ensemble since my freshman year of college.

Lead Trumpet
Aug 2013 - Jan 2017
Redcoat Band

I was a lead trumpet player in my university's marching band for my first four years of college. I am still in the volleyball and basketball bands as a lead player.

Disneyland All-American College Band
May 2016 - Aug 2016

The All-American College Band is a very prestigious group of college musicians. We are hand selected from a huge pool of applicants and get to play in Disneyland with some of the nation's best musicians. To name only a few, Wayne Bergeron, Gregg Field, Wycliffe Gordon, John Clayton, and many more.

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Bachelors, Music
Aug 2013 - Present
University of Georgia


Fluent / Native Proficiency
Limited Proficiency


Hodgson School of Music Director's Award
May 2016
Hugh Hodgson School of Music
Most Outstanding Jazz Soloist
Apr 2012
Disney World


Sigma Alpha Iota (ΣΑΙ)
Apr 2016

Sigma Alpha Iota is a professional International Music Fraternity for women. Formed to uphold the highest standards of music and to further the development of music in America and throughout the world, it continues to provide musical and educational resources to its members and the general public.Sigma Alpha Iota operates its own national philanthropy, Sigma Alpha Iota Philanthropies, Inc.

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National Organization of Women
Sep 2013

As the grassroots arm of the women’s movement, the National Organization for Women is dedicated to its multi-issue and multi-strategy approach to women’s rights, and is the largest organization of feminist grassroots activists in the United States. NOW has hundreds of chapters and hundreds of thousands of members and activists in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Since our founding in 1966, NOW’s purpose is to take action through intersectional grassroots activism to promote feminist ideals, lead societal change, eliminate discrimination, and achieve and protect the equal rights of all women and girls in all aspects of social, political, and economic life.

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Photos & Videos

Playing a duet with Wayne Bergeron during my summer as a member of the All-American College Band // August 2016

Senior recital // April 2017

UGA Redcoat Band // August 2014
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Andrew Oct 4, 2017
Trumpet · Online

Wonderful lesson. Lillie is as personable as she is knowledgeable. After the first lesson my son felt more confident in his technique . Very impressive, we are excited.

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