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Jose R.

Whittier, CA

$50/hr

Grammy Award winning trombone player with 20 years of experience.

Grammy Award winning trombone player with 20 years of experience.

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I am a Grammy Award winning trombone player with 20 years of experience playing with noted artists in the Latin/Latin Jazz/Salsa/Latin Rock/Jazz/Funk/R&B/SKA/Reggae/Classical communities, writing and arranging in a variety of genres, and teaching both privately and in the public sector.

In addition to playing, I've had experience in writing and arranging in a variety of genres.

Also, I have 10 years of education experience teaching in the elementary, middle school, and high school levels both privately and in the public sector.

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Ear Training

During the completion of my BA in Jazz Performance at FIU I enrolled and passed all ear training courses from beginning ear training through advanced Jazz ear training. I have also had the experience of teaching students ear training from grades 2-12 in public school and privately, a total of 10 years' experience.

General Music

I have an AA in music and a BA in Jazz Performance from FIU. I also taught general music at the elementary, middle, and high school levels in the public and private sector for ten years.

Music Theory

I graduated with a BA in Jazz Performance from Florida International University. I also have 10 years' experience teaching this subject in the public and private sector.

Trombone

I have been playing the trombone professionally for 20 years. I studied my undergrad at FIU and graduated with a degree in Jazz Performance. I had the experience of being a band director in Miami directing and teaching beginning, intermediate, and advanced concert bands.

Florida International University
BA Jazz Performance

Education

Florida International University (BA Jazz Performance)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jose will travel within 20 miles of Whittier, CA 90602.


About Jose

I am a Grammy Award winning trombone player with 20 years of experience playing with noted artists in the Latin/Latin Jazz/Salsa/Latin Rock/Jazz/Funk/R&B/SKA/Reggae/Classical communities, writing and arranging in a variety of genres, and teaching both privately and in the public sector.

In addition to playing, I've had experience in writing and arranging in a variety of genres.

Also, I have 10 years of education experience teaching in the elementary, middle school, and high school levels both privately and in the public sector.

Education

Florida International University
BA Jazz Performance

Education

Florida International University (BA Jazz Performance)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Whittier, CA 90602

Jose’s Subjects

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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