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Anthony M.

16 Reviews
Surprise, AZ
Starting at $32
  • Speaks English, Italian, French
  • Doctor of Musical Arts from Arizona State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Anthony M.

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Have all High School Regional Etudes for Clarinet, Flute and Saxophone.

About Anthony

Anthony M., clarinetist and multi woodwind performer, has extensive experience as a soloist, chamber and orchestral musician and teacher. As founder and co-director of the New York based, Rosewood Chamber Ensemble, Dr. M was a winning participant in the 1980 Artist International Chamber Music Aw

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Earl
Tony is a real pro and we are learning
Brody M.
Very patient with my eleven year old grandson who is a new music student.
Peter
Two lessons in, my Grandson is doing well and thinks his teacher is great!

Jason L.

8 Reviews
Peoria, AZ
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Jason L.

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I have over 18 years teaching experience, and mastery and solid command of the saxophone-ALL scales, all arpeggios, all of the altissimo register, single tonguing at 160+, double and triple tonguing. I will help you gain mastery of those skills as well.

About Jason

I have been teaching since 2002, have multiple references of satisfied former and current students, and have solid command over the saxophone and the ability to help you gain the same command.

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Julia
Jason L. is a really unique teacher. He has genuine passion for the saxophone and teaching! he has revealed to me aspects in music that I have never previously known. It is a pleasure to learn under his guidance.
Maria
Last year I decided to take saxophone lessons for the first time and gave Jason a try and I honestly could not be happier with the experience. Jason gave me the perfect balance of theory and practical knowledge, and I was able to quickly work up to a level where I could play the songs I've always wanted to play. I would definitely recommend him if you want to improve fast!
John
I've been studying with Jason for about 5 months and my experience has been overwhelmingly positive. Jason has a deep understanding of classical saxophone repertoire and helps to bring out the differences between each composer in how I play. He also identifies weak spots in my playing whether it's sight-reading or technique related and comes up with strategies on how to overcome them.

I highly recommend lessons with Jason to anyone looking to improve their saxophone playing.

Lisa M.

10 Reviews
Mesa, AZ
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
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Lisa M.

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I have a Bachelors Degree in Music Education. I can teach students who are just beginning as well as students who are well into high school. I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong fundamental skills.

About Lisa

My name is Liza. I am a public school Elementary Band Teacher. I have taught private lessons to students since 2012. I play flute, piccolo, saxophone, and clarinet professionally.

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Donna K.
I am so excited that I found Lisa. As a senior student returning to clarinet after 46 years, I wanted to makes sure that I start with the basics so that I don't get into any bad habits. Everything Lisa covered and suggested in my first lesson was on point with everything I've been reading. I am confident that I found the right teacher at the right time.
Izzie
Liza has been a wonderful teacher for my fifth grade daughter. Izzie is inspired to practice while away with encouragement from Liza’s instructions!
Wendy B.
Wonderful! Very knowledgeable and easy to learn from!

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Tosin B.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $39
  • Speaks Spanish, Yoruba, English
  • Saxophone & Music from Daystar School of Music, Lagos
  • Teaches students 6 to 80
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Tosin B.

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Love Kenny G/ Coltrane sound? relish the FREEDOM for self-expression in SMOOTH JAZZ? love unscripted playing (cut out music sheets dependence)? wanna have FUN learning & Improvising? need a more PATIENT teacher? Wishing to start JAMMING from day 1-3? Hire me.
My goal is to help you express YOURSELF through playing while soothing your listeners... with CONFIDENCE.

I take pride in distilling relevant music concepts and tailoring our sessions towards what you need. I'll FILTER OUT the boring theories & lack of focus that comes with learning from stereotyped "book" musicians where you could get stuck.

I have worked with 2 students (over the 3 months) who now play well in their school & church music bands. I am now teaching a 56 year old beginner as well. I enjoy seeing such remarkable difference soon after our class & have the special TEACHING ABILITY vital for you to learn well and fast.

FOCUS- learning the right things, the right way- Embouchure, finger placement, ...

About Tosin

Tosin here. Wanna play sax well like Kenny G, Dave Koz or Charlie Parker, Let me teach you. I am a versatile, well travelled, actively performing sax instructor & well-rounded musician ( playing 6 instruments professionally). I have performed with various music bands in the US and abroad. Yes, expe

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Morayo
Patient Teacher! You will definitely learn great things on your first day. This actually wants to see you get better, and is not just about getting his check! I recommend him to anyone, any day!
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Dan E.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • B.S. Business Administration from University of California, Berkeley
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Dan E.

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I have been very fortunate to have had some incredible teachers over the years - George Garzone, Kenny Werner, Billy Kilson, Ed Tomassi, Shannon LeClaire, and many others - and I know how much of a difference the right teacher can make.

I love to teach, and have been teaching both privately and in a school setting, as a band director, for many years. I have worked with students of all ages and levels, from complete beginners to advanced players. Whether you want to learn how to read music, improve your technique, work on your sound, practice the fundamentals, develop your soloing, or all of the above, I can help take you to the next level.

I hope to work with you!

About Dan

Originally from San Francisco, I have been playing saxophone for nearly 20 years. I have been fortunate to perform all over the world, including recent tours in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Panama, and Costa Rica, and have shared the stage with many great artists, including Danilo Perez, Kenny Werner,

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Derek
I look forward to my lessons with Dan every week. I’m a beginner alto player and Dan does a great job patiently answering all my questions and giving comprehensive advice. He’s very analytical and gives you the detailed context of why what you’re learning is important and how it fits into the context of playing in a band, different styles etc. He will flex lessons based on what you need to know but also what you’re interested in. Most importantly he’s fun and just an all around great guy. He’s the man, what else can I say.
M
Dan is kind and caring. He was very patient going over the super basics with a brand-new player! He gave good, clear instruction, and is focused on mastering the fundamentals so players can start with good habits and good sound, and so players can make future advancements more smoothly.
Lenka
Dan is a fountain of knowledge; an incredibly talented and eclectic artist. I have been struggling with alto sax for years but with Dan’s approach, I finally feel, I am making some progress. Dan tailors the lessons to fit your needs; making it challenging, comprehensive, engaging and fun. He helps me transcribe small parts of licks I like, which has been an invaluable experience for me. He makes sure that you REALLY get the material you are studying. Don’t just shake your head and say “yes”.
He is always there to answer your questions (no matter how dumb they may seem), encourages and motivates you.
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Andrew D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Andrew D.

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I began teaching private music lessons in 2011 while I was studying Jazz Studies and Music Business in college where I was also trained on flute. I have worked with a wide age range of students, I have trained adults and students as young as five. I have high standards and a good attention to detail. I will teach you a strong foundation of fundamental practices that will develop proper posture and technique for both classical music and jazz. I will also teach you a strong foundation of music theory so you will be prepared to learn and/or write music of your choosing.

About Andrew

I have almost 20 years experience with saxophone. I started young and traveled as a student performing in competitions all over the country. I have done every type of music competition and studied in college where I received scholarships.

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"Chelsea was very patient and listened to my concerns. She had material ready for me to play and was very kind when she corrected me. She always found something I did right even when I made mistakes. Very good teacher!"
George
Took Saxophone lessons from Chelsea C.
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"She is patient and tries to find new and creative ways to improve learning. She doesnt just teach to simply learn just enough to play an instrument but rather to master not only the instrument but the whole philosophy and theory around music as well..Simply put her teaching style is that of attending a music college but much much less spent and more one on one instruction"
Halsey
Took Saxophone lessons from Stephanie M.
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"Lisa is trying to teach a senior on how to play again. I very rarely stick to what Lisa has set up for me to practice. Unlike youthful players we are not following a lesson book or books. But she is patient with me and we get along great and best of all i actually think i am doing better than i expected.
My guess would be that this is my third renewal."
Paul
Took Saxophone lessons from Lisa M.
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"Rick was professional, intuitive, and taught what I needed to learn, and NOT some preplanned generic lesson. I highly recommend him and I rarely recommend anything."
Bobby
Took Saxophone lessons from Rick R.
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"Preston is incredibly knowledgeable and professional. He is kind and takes time for new students to understand the concepts at their pace. Our son is really looking forward to his next lesson! Thank you!"
Sammy
Took Saxophone lessons from Preston B.
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"Amazing, Kind, and Motivating Teacher

Natsuki is great!!! She is a wonderful teacher and an incredible musician! Sometimes she demonstrates the music we are working on and it is really motivating to hear her play! I'm so fortunate to have found this teacher!"
Jordan
Took Saxophone lessons from Natsuki S.
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"My son really enjoyed his first lesson. Looking forward to how he will progress."
Noah
Took Saxophone lessons from David N
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"Lauren taught my son saxophone for 5 years, beginning with his very first lesson at age 9, and continuing throughout middle school. She was always very patient, reassuring, and encouraging. Lauren really helped to develop my son's love for music and playing the sax! She prepared him for middle school jazz band auditions, and helped with his jazz band music throughout those years. Lauren challenged him with new selections when his school band music became too easy, but always allowed him to work at a pace he found comfortable. Now in HS, he's very busy with all things band, so lesson time is limited for him, but we wouldn't hesitate to call Lauren again."
Linda
Took Saxophone lessons from Lauren M.
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"I couldn't have asked for a nicer teacher. The first 15 minutes Shannon helped me get my Skype working right when I thought it was. I liked the patience she had trying to figure out my problem with Skype so I'm sure she will be the same after hearing more of the off tune sax I have :). Thanks Shannon!"
Johnny
Took Saxophone lessons from Shannon S.
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"Great teacher, I highly recommend you take lessons with Lucas, whether you are a beginner or a more advanced player. I've improved a lot since starting lessons."
Andrew
Took Saxophone lessons from Lucas H.
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