Jon Gauer is a Denver-based working musician who's equally at home in the symphony orchestra, jazz ensemble, brass quintet, or rock & roll band. His experience includes over a decade of professional performances and a discography of more than 20 studio albums.
Gauer studied at the University of North Texas (MM '15/BM '13), where he was a Graduate Teaching Fellow and a member of the One O'Clock Jazz Lab Band.
Gauer has been teaching since 2013 and takes pride in his work as a lesson instructor. His educational philosophy is centered around the statement "anybody can learn to do anything" - any student with motivation and focus can become a skilled musician.
Gauer's qualifications include:
In-person lessons are available in Arvada and Conifer; remote lessons available anywhere in Colorado or the world. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
"Several of my students have made excellent progress with Jon as their lesson teacher. He is an incredible musician and I can vouch for his professionalism, rapport-building with students, and teaching skills."
-Alex Randolph, band director, Arvada, CO
"I 100% would recommend Gauer to anybody who's looking to improve as a musician. His instruction completely changed the way I play. "
-Charlotte, trombone student, age 16
"Jon is a good teacher, a great guy, and he makes the lesson days fun."
-Thomas, trumpet student, age 14