This website has resources for you to learn how to make reeds. In addition, I offer live reed making lessons and oboe lessons on Skype, Zoom, or any other platform. Send a message in the contact form at the bottom of the page for more information. Click on the drop down menu to select the amount of lesson time you would like. You can also email me at ihateoboereeds [at] gmail [dot] com.
Half hour lesson: $30
45 minute lesson: $35
One hour lesson: $40
Tim has a variety of teaching experience including teaching private oboe, saxophone, and piano lessons; presenting reed making and musical instrument history classes at the Yale School of Music and Yale University; and leading group music classes to kids ages 5-16. In addition to his performance degrees, Tim received a Concentration in Music-in-Education from New England Conservatory which included teaching internships and pedagogy classes. He recently gave a reed making masterclass at the Yale School of Music, where he previously was an oboe teaching assistant.
In addition, he was piano faculty at The Conservatory for Music and Dance in Eagleville, PA and the woodwind instructor at the Siena Summer Session Music Festival in Siena, Italy in 2014. He was twice a teaching intern at MusicLaunch, an "innovative community-minded music education lab," where he taught weekly music classes to students in the greater Boston area. While a student at the New England Conservatory, he was a research assistant for the Center for Music-in-Education for a study on the benefits of arts education. He has taught several interactive guest programs to schools and libraries in the greater Philadelphia and Boston areas and has maintained small teaching studios in the New Haven and Philadelphia area.Follow us on social media: