Tag: Trumpet

Dan Weinstein

Dan Weinstein

Violin, Viola, Tuba, Trumpet, Trombone, Euphonium

Dan Weinstein is one of the busiest and least jaded professional musicians in LA. He plays the entire history of jazz from dixieland to swing to bee-bop to contemporary. Dan toured with The Jackson 5 in 1976-77, after which he began working with numerous salsa and cumbia groups in SoCal. Dan also worked and toured with Ray Charles' Big Band in 1984. Since then, he has recorded and performed internationally  and in almost every genre of popular music: credits include Aretha Franklin, Gerald Wilson, Mary Wilson, Brian Wilson,  Bobby Caldwell, Israel "Cachao" Lopez, Larry Harlow, Jerry Lee Lewis, La Vern Baker, Neil Diamond, Christina Aguilera, the Emotions, the Olympics, the Rivingtons, Ernie Andrews, and hundreds more. His soundtrack credits include films The Nightmare Before Christmas, The Whole Nine Yards, Drumline, Robots, Horton Hears a Who, Hancock and the Italian Job and many more. He has taught music lessons for the past 15 1/2 years at Santa Monica Music Center and today can be found playing Western Swing fiddle with The Lucky Stars and trombone & vocals with Candy Jacket Jazz Band among others.

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Jeorge Taylor

Jeorge Taylor

Clarinet, Flute, Saxophone, Trumpet

A gifted musician and experienced instructor, Jeorge Taylor teaches woodwinds, brass and piano to students of all ages. In addition to teaching at Santa Monica Music Center, Jeorge was a part-time instructor at Brentwood School and for more than 20 years, he taught privately at Delian Music Systems in Culver City and Inglewood, where he was well known for his personal touch, professionalism and genuine caring for his students. Jeorge earned a Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy and a Master’s degree in Music Education from Temple University in Philadelphia, PA. He taught music for the Philadelphia Board of Education for two years, the Settlement Music School for four years and at Philadelphia Community College for two years. During this time, he used his training in music therapy to conduct numerous schools for patients with special needs – including children who were terminally ill and senior music programs.

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Timothy L. Battig

Timothy L. Battig

Tuba, Trumpet, Trombone, French Horn, Euphonium

Tim Battig is a multi-instrumentalist from Santa Monica, CA. A classically-trained French Horn player, he not only plays and teaches all brass instruments, but also piano, harmonica and even guitar and bass occasionally. He has worked with Ray Charles, Barry White, Juan Gabriel and the band Morcheeba, as well as symphony orchestras, operas and musical theater productions, and TV commercial recordings.

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