Tyreese Pleasanton

Tyreese P.

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

Teaching since:
January 2006

Hello my name is Tyreese. I'm originally from Harrington, DE. I'm a professional flautist located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. I've played the flute for about 21 years. I hold a degree in Music Performance from Delaware State University. I plan on pursuing my Master's in Music Performance at Southeastern Louisiana University in the Fall of 2019. I've participated in various ensembles such as marching band, concert band, pep band, wind ensemble, orchestra, jazz band, etc... As your instructor, I will be able to transform you into a well-rounded musician. Practice is the key. I strive for excellence! My philosophy of music is, "Enhancing the minds of students through music". Let's make music! Are you ready???

I teach online and in-home lessons to students. I create an encouraging, fun, and focused lesson atmosphere. I assess a student’s readiness and ability. I teach weekly flute lessons as well as other woodwind instruments to students of all ages and ability levels (especially beginning and intermediate levels)  I'm flexible with my schedule academic school year and summer months. I also teach all ranges of styles and repertoire

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Jan 2007 - Present

Solo Performer

Woodwind Instructor
Apr 2006 - Present

• Tutored primarily flute, clarinet, saxophone and (all woodwind) instruments
• Participated in marching band, wind ensemble, jazz ensemble, pep band, and woodwind quintet
• Hired to perform with a professional Orchestra
• Performed in pit orchestras for school musicals for high school and college setting
Awards Received: Music Department Award, Semper Fidelis (Marines), and various certificates
Led sectional rehearsals after school to help those needed extra time to learn music

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Master's in Music Performance
Jan 2019 - Present
Southeastern Louisiana University
B. A. in Music Performance
Aug 2014 - Dec 2015
Delaware State University
B.A. In Music Performance
Aug 2014 - Dec 2015
Delaware State University


Limited Proficiency


Dec 2015
Delaware State University

B. A. in Music Performance


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May 2019
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Delaware State University

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Versatile in different genres!!!!
Practicing my Alto!!!!
Practicing my repertoire for Clarinet!!!!
Working on my articulation!!!!
Delaware State University
Perfecting my craft!
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15 Reviews

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Donyale Apr 23, 2019
Flute · Online

Tyreese is super patient and thoughtful in his instruction and fine-tuning. Couldn’t have asked for a better instructor after a 30 year hiatus from an instrument that is fast becoming so dear to me once more!

Charles R. Oct 3, 2018
Clarinet · Online

Very good, very clear, very patient. I can actually make a sound out of the clarinet.

Nox Ntuli Feb 26, 2018
Flute · Online

The teacher was wonderful. But the platforms connection was poor. Really enjoyed the lesson.

Kathleen D. Jan 18, 2018
Flute · Online

Today was a really good lesson. I am really getting into it. I thank You from the bottom of my heart.

Bebe B. Jan 16, 2018
Flute · Online

Tyreese is a great instructor. He understands what my needs are as a beginner, As an older adult I am learning how to study all over again. Tyreese is patient and giving me the confidence to be great at playing my flute. One of my many dream goals is learning the flute. You’re never to old to learn new things!

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Kathleen D. Nov 30, 2017
Flute · Online

This was a dynamic lesson. I thank you from the bottom of my heart.

Kathleen D. Nov 21, 2017
Flute · Online

Good lesson.

Savannah Nov 15, 2017
Flute · Online

My daughter is 11 years old and just started playing the flute for band. She was struggling to keep up and getting frustrated. Started lessons with Tyreese and she has improved dramatically. What's more, he is very encouraging and helps her to believe in her potential. She looks forwards to the lesson weekly, and I would recommend Tyreese highly.

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Kathleen D. Nov 4, 2017
Flute · Online

Tyreese is a very patient and knowledgeable instructor, I am very pleased with with the progress I am making with him. I would not trade him for any other teacher.

Kathleen D. Jul 20, 2017
Flute · Online

As usual it was a great lesson, guess what i have just learned to play the flute; actually play, thanks to none other than Tyreese and his tolerance with me, I think I am going to the street corner and belt out the one line that I learned. Wish me luck.

Kathleen D. Jul 14, 2017
Flute · Online

As usual an excellent teacher. He gives it his all.

Kathleen D. Jul 5, 2017
Flute · Online

Tyrone Jun 27, 2017
Music Theory · In home

Mr. Pleasanton explains concepts thoroughly and great insight on musical theory's.

Taylor Jun 27, 2017
Flute · In studio

Mr. Pleasanton tutored me for three years on Clarinet. He's very punctual, respectful, and the tools he uses to teach are very useful! The knowledge he shares is priceless!

Janette Jun 27, 2017
Flute · In home

Tyreese has been my daughter's instructor for 4 years. He is an amazing flute player and instructor. Tyreese is always professional, organized and a pleasure to work with.

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