Music Lessons and Classes

Instrumental and Vocal Lessons

My primary professional instrument is trombone, which I teach from the beginner to collegiate level.

 

I teach lessons from beginner to high school level on:

  • Guitar/Bass

  • Trumpet

  • Euphonium/Baritone

  • Tuba

  • Flute

  • Clarinet

  • Saxophones

Vocal lessons are available for beginning to intermediate middle-school and high-school age singers.

 

If you're looking for a percussion or violin/cello teacher, I can provide basic instruction and then refer you to an expert when you reach the intermediate level.

For all lessons, in addition to fundamentals and solo music, we can integrate music theory, composition/arranging, recording, or other music technology as desired!

Private Customized Music Classes

I also offer customized general music classes to individuals and small groups of students engaging in home-schooling or distance-learning. This is your chance to do exactly what you want to do, while still furthering your musical education in the right ways! Do you want to learn ukulele and do a lot of singing? How about learning music theory and composition through technology? Whatever your interests are – we can do that! Reach out and let's chat!

Cost

Virtual instrumental and vocal lessons are $25 per half-hour lesson, or $45 per hour (high school or collegiate students)

 

Virtual custom music classes start at $30 per half-hour, and $55 per hour. Costs may vary slightly with complexity and planning required, as well as number of students.

Payments can be via PayPal or check, generally on a monthly basis.

In-person lessons and classes may be available on a case-by-case basis, contact me for more details.

The first lesson or consultation about classes is always free to make sure it's a good fit!

Trombone Repertoire I've Performed

  • Ewazen, Eric - Visions of Light Trombone Concerto

  • Appermont, Bert - Colors for Trombone

  • Bourgeois, Derek - Trombone Concerto, Op. 114

  • David, Ferdinand - Trombone Concertino

  • Pryor, Arthur - Blue Bells of Scotland

  • Gröndahl, Launy - Trombone Concerto

  • Martin, Frank - Ballade

  • Guilmant, Alexandre - Morceau Symphonique

  • Barat, J.E. - Andante et Allegro

Welcome to my studio! My name is Josh Fields, and as a certified K-12 music teacher with eight years in public school classrooms, I focus on a love of the process of learning music.

 

I teach a full range of customized private music lessons and classes, both in person and via Zoom/Skype/FaceTime.

All lessons and classes are tailored specifically to a student's strengths, weaknesses, goals and musical preferences.

You can see more details below - but don't hesitate to get in touch if you're wondering about other music-related education I might be able to help with.