Trombone Lessons


Do you or your child have dreams of becoming part of a band, orchestra, or other musical group? If so, then consider trombone lessons. This brass instrument is a powerful and important part of many musical ensembles, and learning to play it well can help a musician reach the goal of regular group performance.

Of course, you don’t have to harbor dreams of being a group musician to learn this beautiful instrument. Here at Chapel Hill School of Musical Arts, we believe in learning music just for its sheer beauty and the benefits it provides. Thus, no matter what your goals, your age, or your musical history or lack thereof, we’d love to teach you!

Great for Young Musicians

While we proudly offer trombone lessons online or in-person for students of all ages, this instrument is particularly good for middle-school age students, preferably those who are around eight to nine years old or older.

The reason this instrument works so well for students at this age is because, for one thing, most have learned the recorder in school. Thus, making the transition to the trombone, which is also a wind instrument, should feel easy and natural. Furthermore, children of this age tend to have their adult teeth, a sufficient reading level, and have the physical strength to support the instrument, all necessary skills for playing it. 

With that said, though, we do realize that each student is an individual. Thus, we’re always happy to assess each student and their ability to find their perfect musical match. Plus, adults can be great at the trombone as well!

Individualized Attention

When students take our trombone lessons at home or in the studio, they’ll enjoy focused, dedicated attention. Instead of being just one out of many students, they’ll get to work with a qualified, experienced instructor one-on-one.

This kind of attention is exactly what many students need to blossom. It also helps that our instructors are trained to be highly supportive and encouraging, making each student feel as valued and as special as they are. With our help and focus, every student can grow more confident with each lesson.

True Technique

When you search online for trombone lessons near me, you may find many schools and instructors. However, few schools focus on true technique the way we do. We want our musicians, no matter their goals, to have a full and complete understanding of musical theory, proper playing, and so much more.

With the trombone, instructors focus heavily on proper breath management, correct use of embouchure, and proper fingering. It’s this kind of skill-building that makes our school and our students stand out from the rest.

Contact Us Today

Interested in our remote trombone lessons or want to explore other options? If so, contact us today. We’ll help you find a class, an instructor, and a delivery method that work for you or your child.