Brass Lessons in Long Island, NY

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Our Approach to Brass Lessons

At Grace Music School, we focus on a few key elements of music education when students come to our school for brass lessons. We strive to make it fun, to help students develop strong technical skills, and to completely customize the learning experience to the individual goals of each student.
There are so many brass instruments to choose from – each with their own unique sound and style. If you’re interested in developing new skills or dusting off an old hobby, learning to play a brass instrument could be the perfect fit for you! At Grace Music School, we offer brass lessons in trumpet, French horn, trombone, and baritone.

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Brass Lessons Should Be Fun!

From classical orchestras to high school marching bands, the brass section plays a leading role in producing dynamic and impactful performances. At Grace Music School, we teach a variety of brass instruments – including trumpet, baritone, french horn, and trombone – each of which plays a critical role in bringing to life the music we know and love.

Regardless of your specific instrument, one thing is consistent across all of our brass offerings: fun! Simply put, we want all of our students to LOVE their music lessons. Grace Music School experienced staff blends a high standard of music education with a creative, student-focused approach that gives students space to discover and nurture their passion for music – while having fun along the way.

We Emphasize Healthy Technique

We believe mastery of fundamentals is key to providing a strong foundation for a musician’s growth. At Grace Music School, you’ll learn the key elements of strong brass technique including breath support, voicing, embouchure, articulation, finger technique, and posture. Understanding these necessities will help you maintain control of the tone and quality of your music.

Our lessons offer an enriching, well-rounded music education that pairs fundamentals with a strong foundation in music literacy. From sight reading and ear training to music theory and history, our instructors bring a wealth of knowledge and extensive teaching résumés to foster an optimal student experience at Grace Music School.

We Care About Your Musical Interests & Goals

We recognize students enter our doors with a variety of musical backgrounds (including none at all!), and our experienced teachers are well-equipped to meet you where you are and help get you where you want to go. Grace Music School is the place for you!

Do you dream of becoming the next great jazz soloist? Earning a spot in your high school band? Turning a simple intrigue into a hobby? As our teachers get to know your goals, we tailor our lessons accordingly. Both beginner and advanced students will be challenged and inspired on their musical journey at Grace Music School.

Our Brass Teachers:

We’re passionate about music. We offer an engaging and supportive learning environment where students grow and thrive at their own pace. Students can explore without limitation at Grace Music School, leveraging our diverse instructional staff who bring their own unique musical backgrounds to every lesson. We can work with you to master diverse styles of music, from salsa to jazz and everything in between.

“Both of my daughters take lessons at Grace Music. Their friendly encouraging instruction has made a noticeable difference in each of their performance levels and keeps them wanting to progress. Great music, great people, great instruction.”

— Diane Spinner

“My 3 children have been students from the beginning. Their progress has been remarkable. Grace and the entire faculty are amazing. I have and will continue to recommend Grace Music School as a great establishment for all levels of music education.”

— Thomas F. Lembo

“We are very pleased with our 8-year old daughter’s musical development at Grace Music School. She has developed a strong foundation in piano during her first year of lessons and truly enjoys practicing and working with her teacher, Kerry.”

— Walter Ruiter

“My daughter started piano at Grace Music a year and a half ago, when she was 5. Grace’s teaching helps her feel successful with each new song and she looks forward to her weekly lessons. My daughter says “She love it so much”. ”

— The Breckling Family

“My son Andy studies piano at Grace Music School. We came to GMS from another instructor and have been nothing but impressed! GMS offers a warm family atmosphere, high-quality instruction, and positive encouragement and reinforcement. ”

— Michelle Burget

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What you can expect

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30 min

$180

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45 min

$270

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60 min

$360

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Frequently Asked Questions

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What is the minimum age to start brass lessons at Grace Music School?

When it comes to brass instruments, it’s important to not only have solid reading and comprehension skills to be successful but also have significant lung capacity. We recommend starting with a brass instrument around age nine. This is the age when we’ve found that students have developed in all the necessary areas to successfully pursue education of a trumpet, trombone, or French horn.

Do I need any prior experience?

We work with students of all experience levels at our Long Island, NY music school, so you can trust that you’ll find someone who can support and challenge you to achieve your musical goals.

What styles of brass can I learn?

We’re proud to employ a diverse, dedicated team of teachers at Grace Music School – each of whom is able to lean on prior experiences in order to meet the needs of students with a variety of interests and preferences. No matter your preferred musical style or brass instrument of choice, we have the expertise to guide you through an insightful and empowering journey of music education.

What books will I need?

We pride ourselves on personalizing the music education offered to our students through brass lessons. Once your teacher has gotten to know you – your experience, your tastes, and your goals – he or she will provide you with a comprehensive list of books, online resources, and other materials that will support your musical goals.

Is brass the right fit for me?

Deciding what instrument is the right fit for you can be a tough decision. With the help of our experienced teachers, you can learn what brass instruments will entail and determine whether or not the trumpet, French horn, trombone, or baritone is something you’d like to explore. Our teachers are happy to answer your questions and give you all the information you need to make an informed decision as to whether brass instruments are right for you.

Why come to Grace Music School for brass lessons?

When looking for brass lessons in the Long Island area, you have choices. Grace Music School has a long history of happy and talented musicians who’ve participated in our programs over the years. We’re proud of our approach to music education and believe that is the key to making us stand apart from other music schools in the area.
We adopt a student-driven approach to ensure that you control the pace, direction, and goals of your music education journey. You can direct your experience, knowing that you have the support and coaching of an experienced musician with you every step of the way.
We also strive to facilitate an engaging environment where you can explore different types and styles of music and find what suits you best.

Ready to begin brass lessons in Long Island?

If playing a brass instrument is something you’re excited about, consider brass lessons at Grace Music School. Our talented and experienced teachers are ready to help you find your sound. Contact us today to schedule your brass lessons.