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About Ben Mccoy

Ben Mccoy
Ben Mccoy
Music Teacher, Master
Location: Schaumburg, IL
Speaks: English
Instructs: Baritone, Trombone, Tuba
Education: University of Alabama
Performance Experience: Ben is currently a memeber of two different Chicagoland Big Bands; Brass Tracks and The Shout Section Big Band. In the past he has performed with Jazz Consortium Big Band, the ern Spivak Big Band, The John Burnett Orchestra, and the Pete Ellman Big Band.
Teaching Experience: Teaching for 20+ years
Teaching Philosophy: My goal as a teacher is to make learning easy and fun, the most important thing is knowing that there are no wrong notes in a jazz solo, mistakes will be made, but students can learn from mistakes to become great musicians.

Get to know Ben Mccoy

Ben has been a professional trombonist for 35 years. A stydebt if Daniel Drill at the University of Alabama, he performed as Principal Trombonist with the Univesity Orchestra under James Stapen, and performed the "Bolero" solo his junior year. 

Ben is the founder of the Tuscaloosa Horns, a unit that has recorded hundreds of comercials and albums and has performed with the Temptations, The Four Tops, Natalie Cole, Nancy Wilson and many other Motown groups throughout his professional career. 

 

Ben Mccoy teaches at:
1476 E Golf Rd
Schaumburg, IL 60173
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