Riley Helgeson maintains a trumpet studio based out of Minneapolis/St. Paul. For information on in-person or online lessons, please visit Riley's Contact page.
*NEW* Riley's arrangement of Keith Secola's "Kokopelli Blues" will be premiered at the MMEA 2024 Midwinter Clinic. Riley will have the opportunity to speak on the arrangement.
Riley will be community teaching artist for the 2022-2023 KidsJam season! This is made possible by the Schubert Club.
Riley will be on Jazz Faculty for Shell Lake Arts Center's 2022 Jazz Ensemble & Combo Camps (Week 1). Come to camp!
Riley will be a trumpet section coach for MBDA's 2022 Honor Jazz Band
Riley will be on Jazz Faculty for Shell Lake Arts Center's 2021 Jazz Ensemble & Combo Camps (Week 1 & Week 2). Come to camp!
Enjoy a new holiday play-along series, "Holiday Micro Tunes!" Click here to go to the "Holiday Micro Tunes" Youtube Playlist, and access free charts and tracks to each tune! Don't forget to subscribe!
Riley's summer 2020 student project explores the music of Count Basie, and how to play in a jazz big band trumpet section. Check out the video below!