Luther A. Blackwell Jr.

Luther A. B.

Bridgeport, CT

About Luther A. B.

Background check: Last verified 06/13/2016
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Luther A. teaches: Ages 6 and up
Special needs
Teaching since: September 1980
Last sign in: 2 days ago


Mr. Blackwell unique talents as educator, instrumentalist, conductor, vocal coach, cinematographer, composer and arranger make him a sought-after teacher. Currently, Luther is working with the Bridgeport Board of Education at Roosevelt Elementary School for President Obama's Arts and Humanities Turn-Around Arts Initiative he is the Executive Director and Program Director of Blackwell's School of Music and Film and Minister of Music Director for New Hope Missionary Baptist Youth Singers located at 1100 Park Ave. in Bridgeport, CT.

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Executive Director and Instructor
Sep 2012 - Present
Blackwell's School of Music and Film

Teaching piano, violin, ukulele, guitar, bass guitar, saxophone, drums, voice and music and film production.


Jazz Studies
Aug 1979 - May 1980
University of Bridgeport
Jazz Studies
Aug 1978 - May 1979
Berklee School of Music, Boston, Mass.
3 years program Voice and Jazz Studies
Aug 1976 - May 1978
Oberlin Conservatory of Music, Oberlin, Ohio Music Major

Languages Spoken

Fluent / Native Proficiency
Fluent / Native Proficiency


Safe Environment Certificate of Training
Jun 2016
The Diocese Of Bridgeport Catholic Church

Virtus Protecting God's Children for Adults

IRS Tax Professional
Dec 2014

Professional Tax Prepare


Father of the Year
Jun 2016
New Hope Missionary Baptist Church

15 Reviews on Luther A. B.

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Wilmary R. May 17, 2017
· Singing · In studio Luther made me feel very comfortable. I was able to follow his direction without having any prior musical training.
Monica Mar 24, 2017
· Acoustic Guitar · In home Luther is a fantastic teacher. He is extremely knowledgeable, mulit talented and good with kids of all ages. He is teaching our 17 year old guitar and 12 year old the saxaphone. We highly recommend him.
Marilyn Mar 23, 2017
· Vocal Training · In studio Luther is a kind, patient and very knowledgeable vocal coach with many years of experience! I learned so much during my first lesson. Im looking forward to many more lessons!
Bryton S. Feb 4, 2017
· Saxophone · In studio The lesson was great my son really enjoyed it. He's looking forward to the next one.
Angel T. Nov 15, 2016
· Guitar · In home Great teacher! Very patient with beginners!
Jack G. Sep 7, 2016
· Saxophone · In studio Very personable and attentive to problems; diagnosed needs well!
Jack G. Sep 7, 2016
· Saxophone · In studio Very personable and attentive to problems; diagnosed needs well!
Anna W. Aug 19, 2016
· Guitar · In studio Most awesome lesson. Great teacher!
Sammy M. Feb 12, 2016
· Trombone · In studio Great Man..Great Teacher.. :)
Sam Mendez Feb 4, 2016
· Trombone · In studio Absolutely a joy . Looking forward to more lessons. Thanks Luther!
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