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Vincent C.

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  • Teaching since 1980
  • Master of Arts (Jazz performance) from New York University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Vincent C.

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Professional Musician /Educator with the following experience;
Educator:
* Instrumental Music Teacher – (New Jersey Public School System (25 years)
* Private Music lessons (classical -jazz improvisation) :
for : Beginners -Intermediate- Advanced Students
* Seton Hall University ,Nj- Jazz Faculty Guest Artist
* New Jersey Youth Symphony,NJ -- Jazz Ensemble - Staff Clinician
* Stevens Institute of Technology ,NJ Clinician/Trumpet
* Jazz Vermont /Jazz camp for Adults - Staff Clinician /Guest Artist
* New York University, NY - Adjunct Trumpet Teacher
* AdjudIcator- West Milford ,NJ - Middle School Jazz Festival 2018
* Guest Artist /Appearances with NY/NJ High Schools
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* International Jazz Artist:
* Cds available on the internet
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About Vincent

Professional Musician /Educator with the following experience; Educator: * Instrumental Music Teacher (Grades K-8) (New Jersey Public School System )------ (25 years) * Private Music lessons (classical -jazz improvisation) for : Beginners -Intermediate- Advanced S

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Bill D.

18 Reviews
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  • Teaching since 1980
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Doctorate of Musical Arts from University of South Carolina
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Bill D.

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My lessons create a fun and motivational learning environment that promotes goal setting, good habits, positive self esteem based on tangible accomplishments, and an appreciation for the rewards of diligence and perseverance.

My services include music lessons in trumpet, jazz improvisation, music theory, jazz theory, and audition preparation.

I am currently the Principal Trumpeter in the Lyric Opera of Chicago Orchestra, Assistant Principal Trumpet with the Grant Park Summer Music Festival Orchestra, Principal Trumpet with the Chicago Philharmonic Orchestra, and former Assistant Principal Trumpet with the Alabama Symphony Orchestra. I have performed with the Chicago Symphony and Milwaukee Symphony.

I Hold a Doctorate of Musical Arts degree from the University of South Carolina and I am a certified band director with 5 years band directing experience.

I particularly enjoy audition coaching, having won three international symphony orchestra auditions myself. My students ...

About Bill

Bill is in his sixth season as Principal Trumpet with the Lyric Opera of Chicago and his third season as Assistant Principal Trumpet with the Grant Park Summer Music Festival Orchestra. He was a member of the trumpet faculty at DePaul University for five years and has presented performances and mast

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Gil R.
Just started studying with Bill. He's already given me some good recommendations to improve my playing, and he is encouraging. I left the lesson motivated. I'm really looking forward to studying with Bill!
Ethan S.
Bill is very passionate. He teaches me all the techniques and trying to help me make a much better sound. He is strict to get every notes correct while other teachers allow easy passes. He also corrects my old habits. He is a wonderful teacher who really teaches fundamentals.
Pat
Exactly what I was looking for.!
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Caleb M.

85 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Bachelors in Music Performance(Trumpet) from DePaul University
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Caleb M.

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I've been playing trumpet for 20 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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Irene
Caleb is awesome. He has single handedly made us a convert of remote music lessons! He communicates extremely well with younger kids, even though he has such extensive knowledge of music. My 10 year old son was super hesitant to start learning how to play the trumpet, but my son is all smiles throughout the entire lesson, and is self motivated to practice everyday! Caleb is an absolute gem.
Stan
I had played the trumpet in high school but had not played it since then for 40 years. I was wanting to get back into it to play some specific songs with some friends that play drums, guitars etc. Caleb was the perfect match to teach me the basics again, some music theory and then helping me learn and play the songs I wanted to play. He is so great to work with and will take you in any direction you want to go. And, he is so awesome playing the trumpet. He's amazing. He knows what he is talking about and can back it up. I highly recommend him to anyone at any level.
Jacob P.
Caleb is an excellent teacher! He was patient and encouraging with my teenage son who can sometimes get very discouraged when he finds his work challenging. I hope some of Caleb's positive attitude rubs off on him. The improvement in my son's trombone playing after one lesson was impressive..
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Reece J.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Reece J.

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From the melodies in an ensemble to solo playing, trumpet is a shining star in the brass family. We'll start from the basics and get you playing your favorite songs soon!

About Reece

Hello! Thanks for stopping by! I am a music therapist and music teacher based in the Atlanta-metro area. Music has always been a strong tool for self-expression and for connecting people, and that guides me in my teaching and therapy work. I love making music with people and helping them to make

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Nathanial K.

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  • Speaks Cantonese, English
  • Teaching since 2018
  • M.M. Modern American Music from Longy School of Music of Bard College
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Nathanial K.

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I have experience teaching brass: trumpet, trombone, euphonium, and tuba; for 5 years and have played professionally for 15 years. What is your goal? Are you an absolute beginner or are you semi-pro auditioning? I have taught students from ages 7 to 60, beginner and beyond. Whatever role music has in your life, I'd love to help you develop it whether its your hobby or your passion.

About Nathanial

Hi, there! My name is Nate and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2007 and have loved helping my students grow, excel, and learn to have fun with music. I went to Longy School of Music at Bard College and earned a degree in Modern Brass Performance in 2012. I'm a prof

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If you want to learn how to play an instrument and take lessons from an experienced, talented, and credentialed musician, composer and teacher, this is the person for you.
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Good with all ages!
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Antonia B.

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  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Antonia B.

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I have spent over 12 years studying trumpet. During this time I have focused on jazz and it's impact on pop, rock, and R&B music. Coupled with my expertise as a lead singer, I can take your performance skills and stage presence to the next level. I also work great with kids, creating a fun learning environment to get them excited about different styles of music.

About Antonia

Antonia is a professional trumpet player, vocalist, and songwriter in the Los Angeles area. Starting violin at age 5, Antonia quickly developed a passion for music. Captivated by the raw power and tone of brass instruments, she traded in her violin for a trumpet at age 10. 
 When Antonia wa

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Edward
Very helpful and we got along great. Super excited to keep lessons going and continue with this teacher. Finally found a good teacher!
Nkosi
Antonia is a great instructor. Patient and easy to work with. Her passion for music is contagious.
Cora (8) & Emma (7)
I am amazed how easy my daughter's online piano lessons are. She has learned so quickly and effortlessly because of Antonio's teaching.

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"Mr. Gallo has been giving me lessons for over five years. I'm only 17 but I've learned so much that I could probably teach on my own. If you need help with learning how to play trumpet, french horn, trombone, tuba, whether you're a beginner or whether you want to learn more at an advanced level, Mr. Gallo is the man for the job."
Juan
Took Trumpet lessons from Pasquale G.
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"The first lesson got my son on his way. We are very excited to continue down this road."
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Took Trumpet lessons from Pasquale G.
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"Very patient and is encouraging to someone who 40+ and decided to just start to to learn the trumpet."
Carlos Lopez
Took Trumpet lessons from Daniel K.
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"Holly is great! She explains thing clearly and bring lot of energy to the lessons. My son has never played trumpet before and just after 5 lessons, he's playing a few songs. He feels very comfortable with Holly and would like to continue."
Aaron
Took Trumpet lessons from Holly S.
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"Justin provided feedback during the lesson and immediately followed up via email with a summary and the practice plan."
Terry
Took Trumpet lessons from Justin B.
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"I personally did better than I expected, all due to Jordan's excellent method of teaching. A very pleasant experience."
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Took Trumpet lessons from Jordan M.
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"Katie is an amazing instructor. We've been with Katie for several years but tonight was the first lesson for my youngest daughter whom is just beginning on trumpet. Katie did a great job of calming the nerves while making the lesson both educational and fun. Looking forward to watching her skills progress as Katie works with her on future lessons."
Marina
Took Trumpet lessons from Katie M.
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"He's great. Very productive and fun lesson."
Robert
Took Trumpet lessons from William A.
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"Beckie is fantastic! Technically proficient, excellent teacher and highly inspiring! My son has made incredible progress over a few short months."
Forbes
Took Trumpet lessons from Beckie E.
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"Susannah was wonderful. She was patient, nurturing, and knowledgeable as she worked with my 10 year old son. Susannah provided age appropriate explanations that will help my son build a strong musical foundation as he learns the trumpet. We look forward to more lessons with her!"
Christien
Took Trumpet lessons from Susannah S.
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Online Trumpet Lessons

Believe it or not, the first trumpets were not actually used as musical instruments. Dating back to 1500 BCE and earlier, people used trumpets to signal and alert one another while hunting or at war. It wasn’t until much later--in the Middle Ages and Renaissance Era--that people began integrating the trumpet into musical ensembles. Today, trumpets are a prominent sound heard in classical and jazz songs.

There is something so alluring about the powerful sounds that resonate from this brass instrument. Listening to the likes of accomplished trumpet players like Louis Armstrong and Chet Baker is absolutely inspiring. It’s no wonder so many people are eager to learn to play the trumpet. If you, too, want to master this instrument, we can help. With the best online trumpet lessons ar

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ound, you will find yourself wailing on the trumpet in no time.

Ready to learn the trumpet and take lessons online? If yes, then you’ve come to the right place. Private online trumpet lessons with a TakeLessons Certified™ teacher accelerates your progress, increases enjoyment, and improves every beginner's chances of becoming an expert trumpet player.

Why Take Online Trumpet Lessons?

The beauty of taking online trumpet lessons is that you can learn wherever you have internet access. Maybe you want to practice in the comfort of your living room. Or perhaps you have your own at-home studio setup for music lessons. Wherever and whenever, you can take the best online trumpet lessons that accommodate your schedule.

The Benefits of Learning to Play the Trumpet

As exciting as learning a new instrument can be, you might be surprised at some of the health benefits that can occur as a result of this new skill set. Many studies suggest that learning to play an instrument can have positive effects on your brain. Some say it can improve your memory, and others have found it can help with warding off stress and depression. All that, plus it is a rewarding and fulfilling experience!

When you take online trumpet lessons for beginners, you will begin learning the appropriate foundation. Our trumpet teachers work with students of all ages: kids, teenagers, adults, and even seniors. Your tutor can teach you trumpet techniques, exercises, trumpet theory, and about different types and body parts of the trumpet so that you can maximize your learning experience.

Your class instructor offers you practical advice and tips and helps you develop good practice habits, so that you achieve your goals fast, easy, and affordably. Soon, you will have the skills to join a jazz ensemble or start your own band!

You don’t have to be a beginner to take these classes though. In fact, many intermediate and advanced students turn to the best online trumpet lessons to further expand their skills. Learn new styles of playing and challenge yourself with more advanced songs. Because our instructors have a strong professional background, they can determine where you are in your music journey and provide you with the appropriate instruction.

Find an Online Trumpet Instructor Today

Whether you are a beginner, intermediate, or advanced student, our instructors come from a variety of backgrounds, making it easy to find the perfect match for your interest and skill level. Each trumpet teacher's specialties are listed in their profile, along with details about their background, photos, student feedback, and lesson availability. You can even contact the instructors in advance and ask questions to further help you find your best match.

Students taking online classes can learn at their own convenience, enjoy better rates, and choose from a wider selection of teachers nationwide. Choose from other instruments, like the trumpet, such as the bass trumpet, Roman horn, and flumpet.

If you've ever taken any trumpet classes over Skype, you'll enjoy using our interactive TakeLessons Classroom. We guarantee a customized experience that will exceed your expectations. In fact, we are so committed to your happiness that we offer all new customers a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee on your first lesson. Sign up for online trumpet lessons for beginners today. You will be well on your way to becoming the next Miles Davis in no time.

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