"Experienced trumpet teacher who has been playing for 17 years and is available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of musical skills. As a musician, I specialize in classical and jazz. I typically use various books according to the needs and goals of the student. You're going to love it and I can't wait to get started!"
A native Texan, David S. was born in San Antonio and raised in Pasadena, a suburb of southeast Houston. Upon graduation from South Houston High School, David went on to the Moores School of Music at the University of Houston where he graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Music Education degree with Instrumental Emphasis. He also has earned Texas' EC-12 Teaching Certification following his undergraduate study. David has also earned a Master of Music in Trumpet Performance at the Meadows School of the Arts at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Tx. He is currently pursuing doctoral studies (DMA) at the University of Washington in Seattle. His primary instructors include(d) Roman Jakubas, James Austin, and Tom Booth and David Gordon. He has also had additional studies with Jim ...
Elementary through high school students and adults in your home or at Capitol Music Center, University District, Seattle
I have been tutoring trumpet for almost seven years. My tutoring approach is first to determine the student's purpose, goals, and objectives and then determine his/her current performance level. Next, we begin instruction to take the student to the next level and beyond. I offer trumpet news and tips on my blog. I have a B.A. degree in English Literature with a minor in music, from the University of Washington. While an undergraduate student at U.W., I was a scholarship student in the Husky Band; marched at football games, the Tournament of Roses Parade, and the Rose Bowl game; played in pep band at basketball games; and played in a brass ensemble. Also, I played in orchestras for musicals and opera. In high school, I was a member of the Texas All-State Band. I now specialize in ...
Instrumental instruction based in multiple methods and styles. Exercises are designed to build strength, range, technical ability and interpretive skills. Students become versatile players with in-studio performance opportunities.
Experienced and highly qualified instrumental instructor. University credentials from programs that remain amongst the best in music performance and education in the nation. These credentials are matched by 10 years of performance and teaching experience - New York and Seattle. As an experienced soloist, orchestral and lead player, I have had the time to develop a deep physical connection to my instruments. This connection, gained after years of practice and performance, informs my approach to instruction. My goal is to impart technique and knowledge that assists the student to break through physical barriers and achieve maximum musical expression, no matter what the style. *** Lesson Details *** PIANO - As long as you love the sound the exercises will make sense. Great ...
An instrumentalist since age 10, Thomas has experience as a performer and teacher. His previous education has included methodology classes on teaching specific instruments, and he is available to teach beginning trumpet lessons.
Passionate about composition, conducting, and education, Thomas hopes to bridge the gap between ensembles and the audience by creating and presenting music that is fun, approachable, and sophisticated, all while crossing between genres and artistic disciplines. His concerts include Emerge & Ascend, a benefit concert featuring a 70-piece orchestra that raised $1,500 for the Ronald McDonald House while presenting new music. His Junior Composition Recital sought to showcase an eclectic array of styles and ensembles, from a plainchant-inspired brass quintet to a funk big band chart. His Senior Composition Recital used a 45-piece orchestra, drawing inspiration from Dr. Seuss stories for one piece and featuring a tap dancer on another. Fueled by his love of music, film, art, and video games, ...
I'm a highly experienced and enthusiastic teacher who loves working with students of all ages and sharing with them my passion for music. My experience teaching in multiple countries has given me a deep understanding of a diverse range of techniques to reach my students. I graduated from London College of Music with a Bachelor of Music Performance. I have had the opportunity to perform in various wind ensembles and big bands, which has given me an appreciation for live music performances. I am eager to share these experiences, tips and techniques in a friendly manner with my students.
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