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David S.

1 Review
Upper Marlboro, MD
Starting at $39
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music from Morgan State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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David S.

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A fuller sound, higher range, more facility and ease when playing. My goal is to introduce concepts of practice that would have you improve quickly.

About David

*** Travel Equipment *** I expect the student to provide their instrument and stand. I will provide practice material. *** Specialties *** I specialize in teaching fundamentals. Proper embouchure, breathing, in order to produce a full tone quality. I use the Arbans, Schlossberg, and Herbert L Clar

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Zoë H.
David Smith is a fantastic teacher, musician and communicator. He understands how to diagnose what issues a student is facing on the horn. He played a very big role in the preparation I did for my senior recital when I was an undergraduate trumpet student, and he was very encouraging throughout the whole process. If you take lessons with him, you are going to get a step by step plan that will help you reach your goals.

Travis P.

9 Reviews
Kensington, MD
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, Italian
  • Bachelors of Music from University of Maryland College Park
  • Teaching since 2007
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Travis P.

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About Travis

Hi, My name is Travis, and I have been playing trumpet for 17 years. I have been teaching for 8. I love working with new students, and became more focused on private lessons during my Sophomore year in college. Speaking of which, I earned a Bachelors of Music in Trumpet Performance from the

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Julian
Travis does a great job! I noticed an improvement after the first lesson my son had with him.
Levi
Travis is a wonderful, encouraging & enthusiastic teacher. My son (10) loves going there. He learns a lot and progresses quite quickly - and at the same time it’s always fun.
Hannah B.
Travis was great. He paced the lesson right for my daughter and started instilling some fundamentals that she was missing. He is kind and friendly. And a great musician!
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Dustin L.

7 Reviews
Silver Spring, MD
Starting at $30
  • Jazz Studies from University of the Arts
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Dustin L.

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I've been studying trumpet for 15 years, and I'm eager to work with students of all ages. I will give students a firm foundation in trumpet fundamentals, while also focusing on what the student would like to learn. I specialize in jazz and contemporary music, though I am also trained in classical music.

About Dustin

Hi! My name is Dustin. I've been teaching private lessons since 2010 and have loved helping my students develop a talent and love for music. I went to West Virginia Wesleyan College and earned a degree in Music in 2012. I look forward to helping you reach your goals!

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Eric D.
Really enjoyed my first class with Dustin! He is easy-going and knowledgeable. I liked how he explains the concepts and techniques. I am very much looking forward to the next lesson.
Henry
Dustin was prompt and worked well with my middle school aged-son. Had him engaged and motivated to practice!
Jennifer
I feel like he really understands my struggles and how to help me. Plus, he offered to transpose some pieces that I want to play on trumpet.

He's a great instructor!

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Steve O.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Awarded Awards and Honors from (various)
  • Teaching since 1981
  • Bachelor of Music Education & Trumpet Performance from Concordia College, Moorhead, MN
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Steve O.

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I recently retired, after 37 years of teaching beginners through high school age students. In addition, I have remained active my entire life as a Trumpet player, performing in orchestras, concert bands, jazz ensembles, brass ensembles and as a soloist throughout the Twin Cities area. Many of my students (hundreds!) have auditioned and qualified for All-State Bands, honor bands, college scholarships, etc. My goals as a teacher: help the student learn to love making music on the Trumpet, help them increase their Trumpet skills significantly and help them grow as a happy person exploring the fun and exciting world of music!

About Steve

I am a professional musician and music educator with 37 years of highly successful experience in teaching students of all abilities (beginners to advanced level performers), and all ages (young children to adults)! I have an undergraduate music education and trumpet performance degree from Conc

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Mike
Steve is great, glad my Daughter is still able to take lessons while it cant be done in person.
Rebecca
Steve is a great. He has helped my beginning trumpet player build confidence in her ability. He always takes the time to explain why trumpet players do certain things, which has really helped my daughter. She looks forward to trumpet lessons every week.
Natalie
Steve is a great teacher with many years of experience in the public schools and as a private instructor. My grandson currently takes lessons with Steve and loves it! From beginning to advanced students, Steve is a fantastic instructor!
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Caleb M.

67 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Semi-Finalist from National Trumpet Competion
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Caleb M.

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I've been playing trumpet for 18 years, and I'm anxious to pass along my love for the instrument to others of all ages! I teach a variety of styles with my experience performing many kinds of music from classical to hip-hop. Whatever your interests I can get you playing with a healthy approach to brass playing and solid fundamentals!

About Caleb

Caleb moved from his hometown of Wichita, Kansas, to Chicago in 2008 to attend DePaul University, where he received his Bachelor’s in Trumpet Performance studying under Matt Lee and Tage Larsen. Since then, Caleb has picked up a variety of regular gigs across a wide spectrum of styles, genres, and

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Austin
Caleb was great! He is great with my 11 year old son. Looking forward to the next lesson. My son said he was really cool :)
Stefan T.
amazing experience! very accommodating and patient (my son had his trumpet sent to be fixed for long time and Caleb did not get upset)
we are looking forward for the next lessons!
Kathy
Caleb is a warm, kind, patient person who is an exceptionally talented musician and teacher!

My son started playing trumpet with Caleb in 5th grade. He is now a junior. He currently plays with the Whitney Young Jazz Band, as well as with the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra-Jazz.

Falling in love with playing trumpet has been a life changing experience! He has a deep love of music and he has a wonderful group of friends in the band. He couldn't have done it without Caleb's help!
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David R.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1998
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David R.

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I am a professional orchestral trombonist and I have been an active brass teacher for almost twenty years. I have played in orchestras across the USA and Europe, including the Cincinnati Symphony, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Scottish Chamber Orchestra and many more.

I aim to give my students a solid understanding of the technical skills required to play a brass instrument, and to share with them the musical knowledge I have gained from studying with some of the best brass teachers in the world.

About David

I'm an experienced brass teacher with almost twenty years teaching and performing experience. I perform frequently with orchestras such as the Cincinnati Symphony, Columbus Symphony, the Charleston Symphony and I am a member of both the Carmel Symphony Orchestra and Des Moines Metro Opera. I'm

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Sam
Provided great tips and feedback
Nate
He gave my son great tips for better performance
Trevor W.
David is very knowledgeable with how to teach and how to build self esteem. With after just a few lessons he’s already sounding much better.

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Average Cost of Trumpet Lessons in Arlington, VA

The average cost of 60-minute trumpet lessons in Arlington is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $227 per hour.
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$54 average
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"Great communication. He has been great at getting my ADHD kid to focus for his sessions."
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Took Trumpet lessons from Ethan R.
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"First, its a big plus that he comes to the house. He is well educated and it is obvious he knows what he is doing. Andrew was able to immediately meet my granddaughter at the level of her experience and go from there. He is personable. She is already showing improvement; we are very pleased. Can't say enough good things about Andrew."
Peyton
Took Trumpet lessons from Andrew G.
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"My 14 year old son Brett has been taking online trumpet lessons with Holly for nearly two years. Holly is always both positive and instructive. Brett has grown as a trumpet player and a leader with Holly's guidance. Holly is timely and reliable, She has been flexible with changes due to Brett's ever evolving sports schedule,

The online experience with Holly is natural and effective. We have had few technology problems and at home, car pool free arrangement is convenient.

I would recommend Holly to any prospective student!"
Keith
Took Trumpet lessons from Holly S.
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"Caleb is both knowledgeable and passionate about music and he passes this on through excellent engaging lessons. After each lesson I feel I have progressed and his friendly approach helps to build confidence. I always look forward to my lessons with Caleb and would strongly recommend him."
Matt Clarke
Took Trumpet lessons from Caleb M.
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"I have been taking lessons with Gary for three years now and i really like him. I think he is fun/funny wile still taking trumpet seriously. He helps me with band work and has also been teaching me jazz and other useful skills. I am in sixth grade and in the highest band level, symphonic band, wile all of the other sixth graders are in intermediate. i am in seventh chair out of 15 chairs and all seventh and eighth graders. I would strongly recommend Gary"
Grace
Took Trumpet lessons from Gary R.
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"INSPIRATION!!! I have been now, taking lessons from Jordan for 6 months. Each time I leave my finish with him, I am disappointed that I have run out of time. I've extended my lesson time, and it never is enough. As I depart, I am excited and inspired to continue on to do better than the last time. Three days after my lesson, I find myself counting the days to my next lesson.

Jordan has my highest recommendation for leadership, and education. A fine instructor, and an enjoyable inspiration. He will not disappoint."
Scott
Took Trumpet lessons from Jordan M.
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"Caleb is an amazing trumpet specialist and a wonderful wonderful trumpet teacher. My son is 13. He started taking private lessons from Caleb in Dec 2013 as a beginner. Caleb has been great throughout the 3 years. He is patient, fun, and firm. And he knows how to challenge a student and keep him interested. We are so glad we found him. An amazing teacher!"
Ambrosia O'Connor
Took Trumpet lessons from Caleb M.
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"Steve is great, glad my Daughter is still able to take lessons while it cant be done in person."
Mike
Took Trumpet lessons from Steve O.
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"My son cant wait for next lesson!"
Richard
Took Trumpet lessons from Bobby S.
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"Carlos provided a lot of good feedback. The lesson went very well. We are thrilled to have him teach our son how to play the 🎺 trumpet."
Victor
Took Trumpet lessons from Carlos R.
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