2018-19 Tuba Teacher Directory

Timm Aune
Email: tjaune(at)aol(dot)com
Phone: 763-559-7146
Levels: Young Beginner, Older Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, Pre-Collegiate
Lesson Location: Northwest Metro
Rates: $25/Half Hour
About the Instructor: Timm Aune is accepting new students for the 2014-15 school year. Timm works as a freelance musician-trombone, tuba and electric bass. Timm has taught for Wayzata Public Schools for the past 12 years. Timm retired last year and is now establishing his own studio.

John England
Phone: 952-941-1926
Levels: Young Beginner, Older Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, Pre-Collegiate, Collegiate/Conservatory Level, Professional
Lesson Location: West Metro
Rates: $30/Half Hour
About the Instructor: John England has a B.A. in  Music Education. He is a professional player and a studio teacher.

Lauren Husting
Email: lahusting(at)gmail(dot)com
Phone: 612-217-0721
Website: www.laurenhusting.com
Levels: Young Beginner, Older Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, Pre-Collegiate, Collegiate/Conservatory Level, Professional
Use Suzuki Method? No, I use the fundamental philosophy of Suzuki training to help my students sharpen their ears and feel independent on their instrument.
Lesson Location: Minneapolis, West Metro (Edina, Minnetonka, Wayzata, etc.), Southwest Metro (Eden Prairie, Chaska, Chanhassen, Shakopee, etc.)
Rates: Monthly tuition: $150/180. Includes ~4 30/45 minute lessons, monthly studio class, and participation in semester studio recitals.
About the Instructor: With 10+ years of professional teaching experience with students ranging from beginners through adult amateurs to college students and professionals, Lauren focuses on each student, adapting lessons and goals to the individual’s personal needs. Her philosophy is based on the teachings of Arnold Jacobs and Jan Kagarice, encouraging each student to not only develop strong technique and accuracy, but also move beyond the physical approach to playing and delve into true music-making and innate expression.
Lauren’s students have auditioned for and won spots in the Minnesota All State bands as well as Greater Twin Cities Youth Orchestra, Minnesota Youth Symphony, and Minnesota Junior Winds. Former students of hers study music at prestigious institutions such as the University of Iowa and UW-Eau Claire. She encourages performances and recitals whenever possible, but also loves working with students just on the joy of learning a skill and making music.
GTCYS Alumni? No

Jake Matheson
Email: jmatheson(at)flaschools(dot)org
Phone: 651-982-8761
Levels: Young Beginner, Older Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, Pre-Collegiate
Lesson Location: North Metro
About the Instructor: Band Teacher and Tubist accepting low brass students
GTCYS Alumni? Yes

Ben Parke
Email: trumpetplayers(at)yahoo(dot)com
Phone: (612) 396-1428
Website: www.minneapolisbrass.com
Levels: Young Beginner, Older Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, Pre-Collegiate, Collegiate/Conservatory Level
Lesson Location: Minneapolis, West Metro (Edina, Minnetonka, Wayzata, etc.), Southwest Metro (Eden Prairie, Chaska, Chanhassen, Shakopee, etc.)
About the Instructor: MMus Trumpet Performance UofMN, director No Limits Youth Brass Choir, over 20 years of teaching experience with students placed yearly in top honor bands and ensembles including All State, GTCYS, and Interlochen Arts Camp World Youth Symphony, along with the winner of last year’s GTCYS Concerto Competition.
GTCYS Alumni? No

 

 

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