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      About Tessa O'Boyle

      Tessa O'Boyle
      Tessa O'Boyle
      Music Teacher, Expert
      Location: Ridgewood, NJ
      Speaks: English
      Instructs: Clarinet, Flute, Saxophone
      Education: BA Commercial Music Minors in Jazz and Music History from Kutztown University of PA
      Performance Experience: Mad Man Moon (Classic Rock cover band) Private events, parties, weddings Pit Orchestra Musician at various schools and community theaters Rusty Monks (Jam Band) Restaurants, town events, Oompahdelics (German Brass Band) Beer on the Peir Wildwood NJ Busch Gardens (Christmastown Production) Kings Dominion Amusement Park (Strolling Band and Stage Show) Kutztown University Jazz Band 2014-2018 Kutztown University Wind Ensemble 2014-2018
      Teaching Experience: Teaching private lessons over 10 years. Teaching with Music and Arts since Summer 2020
      Teaching Philosophy: Private lessons are always desirable becuase we can work at each student's individual goals. They set the pace for lessons and are driven by fun, rewarding challenges while leaning and progressing on their instrument.

      Get to know Tessa O'Boyle

      Tessa O’Boyle is a multi-woodwind instrumentalist and educator from New Jersey.  Her active music career has allowed her to perform at various private events and amusement parks including Kings Dominion, Busch Gardens and Morey’s Pier. Her diverse style ability has helped her play in groups including German polka bands, brass bands and pop cover groups.  Tessa is currently a member of the classic rock cover band “Mad Man Moon”. 


      Tessa attended Manasquan High School where she served as Field Captain and then Drum Major for the marching band. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Commercial Music with minors in Music History and Jazz Studies from Kutztown University. While at Kutztown she participated in the Marching Band, Saxophone Ensemble, Wind Ensemble and Jazz Bands. She ran her own student big band that met weekly to sight read charts called “The Monday Night Band” 


      As an educator Tessa has taught Saxophone, Flute and Clarinet to students of all levels. She has over 8 years of private teaching experience. Tessa’s private students have had much success with auditioning for county Honors bands. Tessa believes that the most rewarding part about teaching lessons is seeing the students thrive and become prosperous in their individual music programs and beyond. She looks forward to helping many more students from Music and Arts!


      Tessa is available for lessons on Fridays.

      Call us at (201) 444 – 4798 to set up lessons today!

      Tessa O'Boyle teaches at:
      185 E Ridgewood Ave
      Ridgewood, NJ 07450
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