Trombone Lessons in Bethesda
If you want to get ahead in your school band or marching band, try out for jazz band, or prep for a competition, then you’ve got to come to the International School of music for private trombone lessons! The trombone is a popular brass instrument that is used in a wide variety of genres from concert band and marching band to rock and R&B bands. Beginner trombone students will learn correct hand placement and posture, how to read music, basic music theory, proper breath control and timing, how to play basic melodies and songs. As students progress through their trombone lessons, they explore more difficult keys and time signatures, dynamics, improvisation, and various styles of music. We are proud to have some of the finest trombone teachers in the Washington Metro area who can help students enhance their skills for their school band program or develop advanced skills for solo repertoire.
Why take Trombone Lessons with us?
With a large faculty and several teachers per instrument, we can find a teacher that fits each student’s learning style, and his/her musical goals. All students have the opportunity to discuss their individual goals and learning styles with faculty and staff so they are assigned to the trombone instructor best suited for them.
The International School of Music provides a comprehensive and robust music education. Trombone instruction is offered in all genres from classical, jazz, pop, rock, to folk, blues, and other genres. Our music lessons are offered to students of all ages & levels in all instruments & voice including piano lessons, violin lessons, guitar lessons, viola lessons, cello lessons, voice/singing lessons, flute lessons, drum lessons and more. Group classes, ensemble/chamber classes, our flute choir, fiddle band, guitar ensembles, string quartets, and early childhood music classes round out the selection of experiences offered.
We offer month to month lessons, so there are no semester minimums. Our flexible scheduling allows us to schedule family members simultaneously to save families hours of driving. Additionally, we offer over 300+ group classes annually, so students can make up any missed lessons.
The most highly qualified trombone teaching faculty in the Washington metropolitan area
Our trombone teachers are dedicated to tailoring music lessons to your interests by learning about your personal musical goals and helping you achieve them. Our trombone instructors are graduates of prestigious institutions and have extensive experience teaching and performing.
Fantastic trombone performance opportunities
Students interact with peers by participating in performances, festivals, concerts, and masterclasses with faculty and other visiting artists. Recitals, included in the tuition, allow each student to display their achievements. Our trombone students have unique performance opportunities, such as our Carnegie Hall, NY Honors Recital, our Passport Concert Series, as well as our Ambassador Community performances.
Charting students’ progress through written evaluations
Optional trombone evaluations contribute to our students’ long term success and ensure that they progress. Optional Certificate/Diploma Programs are offered by ISM both through its own program and by meeting the standards of ABRSM, ASTA, National Piano Guild, NATS, MTNA and many other national organizations.