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Brass and Woodwind Lessons

Whether you are just starting school band or are an advanced player looking to further your skills, Music Royale has an instructor for you. We at Music Royale have gathered some of Central Ohio's finest brass and woodwind instructors including instructors with doctorate degrees and college professors. We offer lessons for clarinet, saxophone, flute, oboe, bassoon, trumpet, trombone, french horn and baritone as well as other brass and woodwind instruments. Our instructors teach many styles of music including classical and jazz. Lessons at Music Royale are scheduled month to month, with no long contracts and you can start lessons at any time. We believe that anyone with a passion for music should have an opportunity to play, including students with physical disabilities or special needs. Every student is unique and your lessons should be too.


Music Royale is a proudly independent music store owned and operated by local, professional musicians. We are located in Powell, Ohio at the intersection of Sawmill Parkway and Powell Road, just minutes from Columbus, Worthington, Dublin, Lewis Center and Delaware. We are easy to find and have plenty of parking. Please check out the bios and videos of our brass and woodwind instructors below.



Antoine Clarke - woodwind music lessons instructor at Music Royale - Powell, Ohio Dr. Antoine Clark - woodwind music lessons instructor at Music Royale - Powell, Ohio

Dr. Antoine T. Clark earned his education and performance degrees from Virginia Commonwealth University, The Cincinnati-Conservatory of Music, and The Ohio State University. His teachers include James Pyne, Theodore Oien, Linnea Nereim, Ronald de Kant, Dr. Charles West, and Dr. Richard Schwartz.


In addition to teaching woodwinds and piano at Music Royale, Dr. Clark also is an adjunct Instructor of Woodwinds at Kenyon College, a Woodwind Instructor at The Jefferson Academy of Music at from The Ohio State University, and Clarinet Instructor and Symphonic Band Director at Camp Encore-Coda in Sweden, Maine.


Dr. Clark has previously held academic appointments that included Clarinet Instructor at Denison University, Interim Assistant Professor of Woodwinds at Wayne State College, Choral and Band Director at Linkhorne Middle School in Lynchburg, Va., and Adjunct Professor of Woodwinds at Randolph College.


Many of Dr. Clark's private woodwind students are members of premiere youth ensembles in the Columbus area. These include Junior Winds, Columbus Youth Symphonic Band, Cadet Orchestra, the Youth Philharmonic Orchestra of Ohio, and the Columbus Youth Symphony Orchestra. His students have been selected as winners of local competitions as well as to the Ohio Music Educators Association's All-State Band and Orchestra.


Dr. Clark has participated in music festivals both nationally and internationally. These include the Opera Thearte and Music Festival of Lucca, Italy; the Barga Opera Festival of Barga, Italy; the Ash Lawn Opera Festival, Charlottesville, VA; the Gateways Music Festival, Rochester, NY; the "Tutti" New Music Festival at Denison University; and the "NOW" Music Festival at Capital University.


His orchestral experience includes Principal Clarinetist of the Detroit Symphony Civic Orchestra, Principal Clarinetist of the Dearborn Symphony in Dearborn, MI., and Principal Clarinetist of the Ash Lawn Opera Festival in Charlottesville, VA. Dr. Clark has performed with the Roanoke Symphony Orchestra, the Harlem Symphony, the Soulful Symphony, the Sphinx Symphony, the Central Ohio Symphony, the New Albany Symphony, the Mansfield Symphony, The Heisey Wind Ensemble, the Newark-Granville Symphony, and the Westerville Symphony. Dr. Clark is also an Associate Musician with the Columbus Symphony.



Dr. Jacqueline Bretz Eichorn - woodwind & piano music lessons instructor at Music Royale - Powell, Ohio

Dr. Jacqueline Bretz Eichhorn is currently affiliate instructor of clarinet at Denison University in Granville, Ohio, adjunct instructor of clarinet and saxophone at Mount Vernon Nazarene University in Mount Vernon, Ohio, and woodwind and piano instructor at Music Royale in Powell, Ohio. She received a Bachelor of Music Education degree from Eastern Illinois University where she studied with Richard Barta and Dr. Magie Smith, and a Master of Music and Doctor of Musical Arts degree in clarinet performance from The Ohio State University where she studied with James Pyne and Dr. Caroline Hartig. Dr. Eichhorn is an active chamber musician, performing in a reed trio and woodwind quintet that has played at colleges and universities throughout Ohio, and opened for such prestigious ensembles as the New York Woodwind Quintet and Eighth Blackbird. She also regularly performs with ensembles throughout the Columbus area, including the Central Ohio Symphony. Dr. Eichhorn recently returned from touring China where she gave clarinet master classes and performed chamber recitals at the Shenyang Conservatory of Music and the Conservatory of Music in Dalian.




Tim Perdue - brass music lessons instructor at Music Royale - Powell, Ohio Tim Perdue - brass music lessons instructor at Music Royale - Powell, Ohio, brass, lessons, trumpet, trombone, french, horn, band, instruments, rentals, repairs, sales

Tim Perdue received his Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education from the Conservatory of Music at Capital University in Columbus, Ohio in 1991, and has since been teaching privately in the Columbus area. He is available for lessons in all levels of trumpet performance (beginning to advanced), music theory, jazz improvisation and beginning- to intermediate-level studies on other brass instruments (french horn, trombone, euphonium, etc.). Tim offers flexible courses of study tailored to each students needs. Lessons focus on learning the basic skills and techniques needed for playing the instrument, as well as additional work in other areas of interest to the student, including marching band, concert band, jazz band, orchestra and solo literature.


In addition to teaching, Tim stays busy working as a professional trumpet player in Columbus and beyond. In addition to leading his own jazz trio/quartet, he has performed regularly with many groups including Vaughn Wiester's Famous Jazz Orchestra, the Rick Brunetto Big Band, Honk Wail & Moan, the Chad Rager Modern Big Band, and the New Remnants Dance Orchestra. His interest in diverse styles of music has led him to perform with such diverse groups as and the Columbus Jazz Orchestra, Conspiracy, the JuJuBees, Yumbambe, the Mazel Tov Orchestra, and the Capital University Faculty Brass Quintet, among many others. Career highlights include touring the United States with the Glenn Miller Orchestra, traveling to Thailand with Honk Wail & Moan as part of the Southern Thailand Jazz and Blues Festival, cruising Asia and Alaska with Royal Cruise Lines Odyssey Orchestra, and playing at the Knitting Factory in New York City with Honk Wail & Moan.


Tim also works regularly as a session player and has appeared on many local artists' albums, including those by the Famous Jazz Orchestra, Honk Wail & Moan, Molly Pauken, Andy Woodson, Log, Fred Haring and Quinn Fallon.




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