Zachary Rich

(316)512-6693 –

Instruments & Instruction Offered

  • Trombone (any level, all ages)
  • Euphonium (any level, all ages)
  • Trumpet (beginner-intermediate, all ages)
  • Piano (jazz, pop, beginner, all ages)
  • Music Theory / Composition / Finale (any level, all ages)

Lesson Rates

  • $25.00 per half hour, (paid monthly preferred)
  • $35.00 per 45 minutes, (paid monthly preferred)
  • $45.00 per hour, (paid monthly preferred)
  • Group Lessons $15 /half hour, (per student)
  • 24 Hours notice for cancellations (exceptions on case by case basis)

Education & Experience

  • Masters of Music (Jazz Studies, Composition) University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Colorado
  • Bachelor of Music (Trombone Performance) Friends University, Wichita, Kansas
  • 2016-Present: Graduate Teaching Assistant at the University of Northern Colorado
  • 2013-2016: Private lessons teacher and music theory tutor, Wichita, Kansas
  • 2016-Present: Guest artist and lecturer at surrounding schools in Front Range and Kansas City areas

Award and Accolades

  • 2019: International Society of Jazz Arrangers and Composers Chuck Owen award in composition
  • 2018: Commissioned to compose new work for the New York Youth Symphony
  • 2018: ASCAP Herb Alpert Young Composer Award
  • 2018: Jazz Education Network Young Composer Award