Private Lessons

A list of private instructors is provided below by instrument.


Madison Band Supply store offers a private lesson program for each instrument of the band! Check out their website and/or give them a call so you can inquire about their lesson program! They have wonderful instructors for each instrument and sport a great location in the center of Madison!

You can also look into the “Musicology: School of Music” and see if there are available instrument lessons offered through this business!

Here is a chart of other private lesson instructors in the Madison/Huntsville area. You will need to contact each instructor for prices and locations of lessons, etc.

Please email if you are not able to book one of these instructors and we will call around and help you find the right fit!

— Bold indicates VIRTUAL LESSONS available —

Betty StoneFluteBettystone440@gmail.com256-655-5005
Jennifer CrewsClarinet, SaxophoneAt Hallmans Music Store or Virutally
Carol Gore Clarinet, Saxophone,
Noah GipsonTrombone, VoiceFlyer provided below
Stephen Lomax Percussionsledit@gmail.com256-655-2390
Shawn MarcinowskiPercussion
Marcus Pope Percussion
Jon CroyFrench HornFlyer provided below
Del Lyren Trumpet, French Horn DGL Artists; (218) 766-8512; Also offers Jazz improvisation on any (non-percussion) instrument
Amelia WebbStarting lessons OCT 2021
Neil ColeOboenycwoodwindmusician@gmail.com347-551-0245; Also teaches flute, clarinet and saxophone
Katerina FedoseyevFlute256-468-2017 – Summer only
Boyd EmmonsTrumpetComing Soon!
Lucas EmmonsPercussionComing Soon!
Akilah – please fill out the contact form on the website if interested!
Derek FenstermacherTubaComing Soon!
Allison KelseyFluteComing Soon!
Christi DawsonSaxophone, Clarinet, 256-679-1964
Alex Taylor Tuba/Euphalexrtaylor3@gmail.comVirtual Lessons – 205-613-3357
Please email us if you can’t find what you need!

Below you can find detailed information about a few of the contacts that are listed above. If you have further questions, please feel free to email us at!

Noah Gipson

Jon Croy

Primary instrument: French Horn

ONLINE/DIGITAL LESSONS – see flyer below

Del Lyren

Instruments: Trumpet and french horn specialty; Also: Jazz Improvisation on any wind instrument (woodwind or brass)


President and FounderDGL Artists

Professor of High Brass and Jazz

Bemidji State University

(218) 766-8512

Read Del Lyren’s bio HERE


Check out Ben Cooper’s YouTube channel filled with lessons that you can watch at home! He is a knowledgeable musician who will help you learn to be a tuba master!

Watch the intro video below, and click the teal button underneath to find where to start with his YouTube channel!

He uses the: Rubank Elementary Method book, found on Amazon!

Introduction video for BEGINNER TUBA PLAYERS!