Bassoon teachers

Our Bassoon teachers define Lessons In Your Home. We are a tight-knit family of world-class Bassoon instructors that is passionate about teaching.  We aim to make learning music fun and to have the absolute best student/teacher relationship possible.

We invite you to review our Bassoon instructors below and find the best fit for your family or you can contact us and we’ll pair you with the best Bassoon teacher available after speaking with you.

Meet Our Bassoon Teachers

Sandon Chevlin

Sandon Chevlin

Instrument(s): Bass Guitar, Bassoon, Clarinet, Flute, Guitar, Harmonica, Saxophone, Woodwinds, Music Theory

City: Orlando

About Sandon Chevlin:

Sandon Chevlin has a Master of Music degree in Music Composition from Florida Atlantic University, and a Bachelor of Arts in Music with a minor in creative writing from Rollins College. In 2018, Sandon participated in the Vienna Summer Music Festival's Musicology Colloquium. Sandon studied composition under Dr. Kevin Wilt (FAU)...

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Kimberly Cook

Kimberly Cook

Instrument(s): Bassoon, Music In Your School Specialist, Oboe, Piano

City: Atlanta

About Kimberly Cook:

Having nearly 20 years of classical & baroque training, being a musician has always been Kimberly's life goal. At age 10, Kimberly was formally introduced to the bassoon. Having no private instructor during the beginner years, the aid of video records of various orchestras & solo Bassoon performances was...

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Alissa Forbes

Alissa Forbes

Instrument(s): Bassoon, Clarinet, Flute, Oboe, Piano, Saxophone, Voice

City: Washington, DC

About Alissa Forbes:

Alissa Forbes is a music educator in the Northern Virginia Area. She graduated from James Madison University with honors in Music Education- Vocal and Instrumental Endorsements. Upon completing her first year as a full-time General Music teacher, as well as Choral director and Orchestra teacher, in Alexandria City Public Schools...

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Bill  Locklear

Bill Locklear

Instrument(s): Bassoon, Brass, Clarinet, Flute, Horns, Oboe, Percussion, Saxophone, Trombone, Trumpet, Tuba, Woodwinds, Recorder, French Horn, Euphonium, mellophone

City: Atlanta

About Bill Locklear:

Bill Locklear resides in Kennesaw, Georgia with his wife and children. During his thirty year music education career Mr. Locklear served at the elementary, middle and high school levels and is a master teacher for all brass and woodwind instruments. He has been invited to guest conduct numerous middle,...

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Sidney Maurice

Sidney Maurice

Instrument(s): Bassoon, Clarinet, Oboe

City: Atlanta

About Sidney Maurice:

Sidney Maurice is an Atlanta native and attended school in Marietta where she began her bassoon studies at the age of 11. Throughout her years in public school, she participated in the All- State Band, Honors District Orchestra, and District Band. She attended Georgia's Governor's Honors Program in 2017 and...

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Daniel Nester

Daniel Nester

Instrument(s): Bassoon

City: Denver

About Daniel Nester:

Daniel started his bassoon training at the age of 13 in Jerusalem, Israel where he grew up. He received his Bachelor's degree from the Tel Aviv University where he studied with Mordechai Rechtman and Gad Ledermann. He studied for a Master's degree at the University of Southern California in Los...

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Brian Skinner

Brian Skinner

Instrument(s): Baritone, Bassoon, Brass, Oboe, Trumpet, Tuba, Woodwinds

City: Atlanta

About Brian Skinner:

Brian Skinner is a graduate of the University of West Georgia with a bachelor's degree in Music Education. He began playing oboe in sixth grade, continuing into college with it as his primary instrument. There he studied privately with Lisa Sayre and participated in a number of ensembles, including the...

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Brianna Slone

Brianna Slone

Instrument(s): Bassoon, Clarinet, Flute, Oboe, Saxophone, Woodwinds

City: Atlanta

About Brianna Slone:

Brianna is currently the assistant band director at Hillgrove High School and has been teaching privately since 2013. Brianna Slone graduated magna cum laude from the University of Georgia with a degree in music education. During her time at UGA, Ms. Slone studied flute with Angela Jones-Reus- former principal flautist...

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Tena Toft

Tena Toft

Instrument(s): Bassoon, Clarinet, Flute, Saxophone, Woodwinds

City: Atlanta

About Tena Toft:

Tena began her musical career during middle school in Jacksonville, Florida. Her first instrument was the clarinet, but soon after switched to bassoon. During middle school, she began winning awards for solo and ensemble performances. During high school, she played in community orchestras, and sat first chair in...

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