Karl Lyden has taught individual and group lessons to students of many ages on trombone, trumpet, and bass guitar. He believes that music provides a positive creative outlet while improving self-discipline and coordination. His teaching style is grounded in fundamentals but also tailored to each student. Whether or not Karl's students choose to pursue music as a career, he wants to help all of them realize their potential. In the end, the hope is that learning music will help students excel in academics and life.
In New York City, Karl has taught for such teaching organizations as the Harmony Program, Brooklyn Music School, and at New York University as an adjunct.