Search for Private Cornet Teachers in your Area

Here are articles on Cornet. Scroll down to meet the Cornet Teachers who wrote them.

Cornet

How To Play High On A Brass Instrument

It is a common misconception that to play high on a brass instrument requires constriction, or...
Cornet

Basic Practice Tips For Brass Players

Be organised and maximise the potential of your practice time. Lots of small, focussed practice...
Cornet

Playing A Brass Instrument

Playing a brass instrument can be fun and rewarding. You can join a school band, or orchestra....
Cornet

Editor's Pick

Sight Reading Tips

Sight reading should not be a daunting prospect if you get used to following the checklist in...

Our Cornet Teachers

Register for Cornet Teacher jobs

  • Christopher Clark Central Cambridge, CB5 Gold Member

    Christopher Clark Picture
    from £35.00/hr View Profile
    Hello! Originally from New Zealand, I am a professional musician and teacher based in Cambridge. Inspiring people to enjoy and make music at all levels is my teaching ethos. Please feel free to contact me no matter what age or standard!
  • James Atashroo Central Sheffield, S10 Silver Member

    James Atashroo Picture
    from £25.00/hr View Profile
    My name is James Atashroo, I am a freelance brass musician and teacher based in Sheffield, South Yorkshire.
  • Mark Harrison Farnworth, BL4 Gold Member

    Mark Harrison Picture
    from £25.00/hr View Profile
    I am a professional Trumpet player in Manchester. I am enthusiastic and passionate about all aspects and genres of music. Teaching keen students is both fulfilling and rewarding.
  • Justin Thurgur Middleton Cheney, OX17

    Justin Thurgur Picture
    from £40.00/hr View Profile
    I have specialised in playing various African music, Cuban, Jazz, Reggae and Funk, but also have a degree in Classical music and have played in the folk scene.
  • Daniel Mitchell Central Salford, M5 Silver Member

    Daniel Mitchell Picture
    from £25.00/hr View Profile
    Thank you for visiting my profile! I have many years experience teaching, from my days leading my local youth brass band to my current status as a successful private teacher around Manchester. I specialise in adult tuition, but also teach children.
  • Beth Calderbank Berkhamsted, HP4

    Beth Calderbank Picture
    from £35.00/hr View Profile
    I am a freelance trombonist with lots of enthusiasm for performance and teaching. With lots of experience, I intend to pass on the qualities I've learnt throughout the years onto all my students and ensure they enjoy making music.
View all Cornet Teachers

Cornet Articles

  • Basic Practice Tips For Brass Players

    Clare Haddow Cornet Teacher (Kirkcaldy) Picture Be organised and maximise the potential of your practice time. Lots of small, focussed practice sessions are much more productive than one long, diffuse period of noise-making. Have your instrument in sight, available to hand as much as possible and don't make it something you put time aside for...
  • How To Play High On A Brass Instrument

    Michael A Dawson Cornet Teacher (Cambridge) Picture It is a common misconception that to play high on a brass instrument requires constriction, or is produced solely by the tightening of the muscles around the mouth. Altering our aperture slightly is useful, but is not the bread and butter of producing high notes, as some people are often told to...
  • Playing A Brass Instrument

    Julie Scrace Cornet Teacher (Redhill) Picture Playing a brass instrument can be fun and rewarding. You can join a school band, or orchestra. As an adult you can find a local band. Initially it can be hard to make the right sounds and lots of practice is needed to progress. Initially 15 minutes each day will set you on the right track....

 

  • 4 Point playing/practice plan

    Cornet Teacher (East London) Picture Breathing: Good breath control is the most important part of all types of brass playing, it contributes towards a players tone, range and clarity. Tonguing: Having a clear production to the start of every note is essential, there are three different types of tonguing, these are; single double...
  • Learning to practise

    Cornet Teacher (Northampton) Picture One of the most fantastic experiences I've had with relation to my musical career has been studying at the Sibelius Academy in Helsinki for one term. There I learnt one of the most useful things I could have; how to practise well. I think that in 12 years of playing the cornet it was only until...
  • The enjoyement of the instrument

    Cornet Teacher (Sheffield) Picture I have been a player, teacher and conductor now for many years and I still feel a huge sense of achievement when a pupil achieves a set goal or ambition. I have always to set out and recreate what I had as a player / performer and that was a fun and stimulating learning environment. Without...