Liberty High School

Band and Color guard

3700 Liberty Heights Ave. Henderson, NV 89052

702-799-2270 (x4040)

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Though not required, it is strongly recommended that students study privately with a specialist on his/her instrument in order to achieve greater technical ability and musicianship.

Private lesson give students a regular practice structure, performance opportunities, and expert guidance that will compound and develop the student to a more proficient performer.


Student’s Responsibility to the Private Lesson Instructor

Prepare for each lesson.

  • Practice at least 30 minutes per day on their lesson assignment.
  • Be warmed-up properly before the lesson begins.
  • Record the private lesson instructor’s contact information (email/phone number).
  • Follow attendance policy.
  • Supply materials required by instructor. The materials are typically low cost and are the responsibility of the student. Such materials may include method books, specialized supplies, solos, etc.


Private Lesson Instructor’s Responsibility to the Student

  • Provide student a quality private lesson which contributes positively to the development and continual improvement of the student as a musician, performer, or artist.
  • Instill an appreciation for the arts.
  • Exhibit professional characteristics and demeanor in attitude, appearance, behavior and responsibility in every activity germane to private lesson instruction.
  • Provide students with contact information (email & cell phone #).


Financial Considerations

  • Payment is to be made directly from the student to the private lesson instructor.
  • Payment schedules and payment policies will be established by each private lesson instructor and communicated to the students they teach.
  • Payments are to be made on the due date set by the private lesson instructors.
  • Checks are to be made payable to the individual private lesson instructors.
  • Lesson fees may range from $17-23 per half hour lesson (dependent on completed degree and experience in teaching).


See a complete list of private lesson providers below:


General Lessons
Anthem Hills Music       702-591-7784
Family Music Centers     702-435-4080
Kessler & Sons Music    702-492-7263
NV School of the Arts   702-384-ARTS

Flutes
Sheri Parker       sparkerflute@hotmail.com
Emma Pease-Byron       702-354-0312

Oboe
Ellie Scott                      574-621-0755
Dani McCracken           702-612-6791

Bassoon
Martha Ramos              702 767-2790

Clarinets
James Koperski             702-812-0608
Lindsay Lozito              702-286-5313

Saxophones
Billy Skembos                260-446-4573
Travis Pardee                702-498-7393
Brian Farias       HealingMusicMan@aol.com

Trumpets
William Daines              702-672-6709
Zach Jackson                702-321-7571

Horn
Chris Golden                559-287-5904
Beth Lano                     702-809-3039

Trombones/Euphonium
David Philipus               702-985-2905
James Nelson                702-556-5141
Leanne Stamp               702-739-3309               
Mr. Whaley       tbwhaley@interact.ccsd.net

Tuba
Jeff Lance         jlance@interact.ccsd.net
Zach Jackson                702-321-7571

Percussion
Rachel Julian      rcjj3@earthlink.net
Alex Stopa                    702-279-7122

Peter Rice                      702-994-0417 

Andrew Wilkin              847-321-5171

Private Lessons