Teaching

Rich Laughlin offers instruction on Trumpet, Cornet and Flugelhorn  encompassing all age groups and levels from beginner to professional. With a studio base in Munich, Germany, Rich will develop a program suited to each individual according to need, coordinating all aspects relating to efficient practice and performance. Additional courses in jazz improvisation and arranging are possible.

The materials and concepts involved mirror Rich’s own educational background and private studies with leading teachers including Greg Lewis, Steve Wright and Bill Shiell in Minneapolis, Minnesota; Bob Ceccarini in St. Louis, Missouri and Prof. William Adam at Indiana University. Further study following the move to Germany  with Al Porcino, Benny Bailey and Dusko Goykovich.

Current planning for 2014 will enable students worldwide to study  with Rich via Skype.  Please direct all lesson related inquiries to the Contact Form.

"The gift of music enables a universal and eternal means of expression through sound. My goal is to bring out the best in each player through positive attitude, a method of practice improvement geared toward mastery of challenging and rewarding repertoire covering all musical styles."