Saxophone Lessons in American Canyon, CA

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Popular Saxophone Teachers in American Canyon, CA

Carl G.

12 Reviews
Santa Rosa, CA
Starting at $40
  • Field or Study Jazz Trumpet, Jazz Tenor Saxophone, 5 string Banjo and Singing from University of Sonoma State College, Rohnert Park, CA
  • Awarded PEDAL STEEL GUITAR PLAYER OF THE YEAR AWARD 1995 from California Country Music Association
  • Teaching since 1975
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Carl G.

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Private Lesson on Saxophone, Sax, or Saxophone Alto, Tenor and Baritone or Bari. Beginning, Intermediate or advanced students taught. Focus will be reading, basics, sound production, technique, songs and performing. 30 minute, 45 minute and 60 minute session are available. Rates are posted or discussed through e-mail contact. Reasonable Rates and flexible lessons with students to meet their needs. once a week, one every 2 weeks or one lesson a month.

About Carl

Private Music Instrument Lessons by Professional Player. Lessons for Beginning, Intermediate or Advanced students. Focus will be reading, Basics, Sound production and performing. 30 minute, 45 minute and 60 minute sessions. Lessons can be once a week, one every 2 weeks or once a month. 38 years exp

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Loren B.
Carl, is patient and a great teacher
Bruce
Finally, after years, I get feedback with a live, face-to-Face instruction! Looking forward to my next lesson!
Eric
Great start...now I just need to set aside time to practice, practice, practice!

Stephen E.

10 Reviews
Santa Rosa, CA
Starting at $45
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Stephen E.

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I have started thirty beginner students on alto and tenor saxophone who have advanced to a high level of performance ability. I teach basic musicianship and music theory as well as saxophone and cover concert and jazz band styles. My students expand their ranges and take on higher difficulty as their lessons progress.

About Stephen

I have taught music (K-8) in a private school in Palo Alto for 16 years and have created a very successful program. I conduct 5 bands, an orchestra and a beginner string ensemble. I have started hundreds of children on instruments and have taught dozens of children privately with great results. I h

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Charlie
Very helpful!
Ems
Great lesson with Stephen, my son was getting excellent sound out of his trumpet in a matter of minutes!
Teddy P.
Stephen is a fabulous trumpet teacher. Thoughtful, patient, professional.

Rebecca K.

46 Reviews
Vallejo, CA
Starting at $25
  • Music-Education/Theory from Azusa Pacific University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Rebecca K.

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Want to get started on the saxophone? I can help!

About Rebecca

Hello! I am a classically trained vocalist and percussionist, with a BA in Music, specializing in Education and Theory. I have taught band, choir, orchestra and piano in high school and middle school. I have also done Music Directing with kids aged 7-14 for various musicals and have taught elemen

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Joe M.
Rebecca is patient, kind and positive. She is very encouraging. Makes it fun!
Jasmine J.
Very patient with 6 year old
Sienna O.
Great with children and simplifies the basics at their level.

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Mason S.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mason S.

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Thanks for visiting my page!
I've been playing the saxophone, among other instruments professionally for a number of years in New Orleans and Nashville. I received my Bachelor of Arts degree in Jazz Studies from Louisiana State University, where I also studied classical music and theory extensively.
I can help beginners to build a solid foundation on the saxophone. For more advanced players, the lessons will be tailored to your specific interest and experience level.
I look forward to working with you!

About Mason

Hello! My name is Mason and I've been playing music for almost my entire life. I started at the age of 8 on the piano, and later ventured onto the guitar and saxophone. While in high school, I studied classical saxophone at Brevard Music Center, and was asked to perform with the with the loca

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Abby
Mason is a great teacher! He is very knowledgeable about the saxophone and theory. I have grown a lot because of his lessons!!!
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Michael W.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Fine Arts Scholarship from University of Arizona
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Michael W.

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I have been performing and competing on saxophone for over 16 years, and I have a degree from the University of Arizona in saxophone performance. My private lesson studio opened in 2012 and since then I have cultivated a deep passion for creating personalized lessons for motivated students. I teach all ages, all skill levels and all styles. I look forward to meeting you!

About Michael

I am a woodwind specialist with a degree in saxophone performance from the University of Arizona. I have been performing and competing since the fifth grade. Since arriving in Tucson in 2010, I have performed with dozens of groups, perhaps most notably the Tucson Symphony Orchestra. I play a variet

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Rebecca
Michael is an excellent teacher and he was so patient with my daughter (5th grade). She was way ahead of the other students in her class and he found additional music for her to learn so she wasn't bored.
Suzette
When my 11 year old son first began saxophone lessons with Michael Weiss, he was a true beginner but within 5 months, he was playing a song at a recital! Michael is patient and kind but firm in his direction and has instilled confidence in my son that he can play whatever songs he wants to play with focus and practice. Michael is flexible and adept at tailoring his lessons to the individual's needs. I highly recommend him.
Suzette
When my 11 year old son first began saxophone lessons with Michael Weiss, he was a true beginner but within 5 months, he was playing a song at a recital! Michael is patient and kind but firm in his direction and has instilled confidence in my son that he can play whatever songs he wants to play with focus and practice. Michael is flexible and adept at tailoring his lessons to the individual's needs. I highly recommend him.

Kareem K.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1994
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Kareem K.

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About Kareem

A native of the Pacific Northwest, saxophonist Kareem K is a performer, composer, and educator, who is in high demand for his talents both on and off the stage. Growing up in the northwest with its vibrant music scene allowed Kareem the opportunity to study with, listen to and perform with world

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Michael S.
Kareem is superb. Under his tutelage I am certain I will advance quickly from my current skill set. I'm more convinced than ever that I can become a real musician. His assignments require the commitment that I am willing to invest. I hope I will live up to his expectations.
Jacqueline
My granddaughter is 6 years old and this is her first professional piano teacher. Kareem is ensuring that she has the basics down before she continues. She enjoys the lessons, and is excited when lesson day comes.
Aarti M.
My daughter absolutely loves Mr. K!! He is very patient and takes his time to always answer ANY questions she has. She loves taking piano due to him being so awesome!! If you are looking for a great teacher for your little one there is no need to look any further!!

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in American Canyon, CA

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in American Canyon is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $17 and $134 per hour.
30 min
$42 average
45 min
$56 average
60 min
$70 average

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"Chloe is an outstanding teacher, very passionate, patient and excellent with kids!"
- Martin
Took Saxophone lessons from Chloe W.
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"great start"
- Bruce Engelhardt
Took Saxophone lessons from Ian B.
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"Very knowledgeable and easy going. My son had a good rapport with Matt and I sensed he was very comfortable with him."
- Kevin
Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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"My son is currently taking online lessons with Lucas and we're both quite happy with the experience so far. My son has been playing tenor for 4 years (currently 10th grade- in concert, jazz and marching bands at school) and had only ever taken live lessons before, but we're finding that online works out well. No extra travel time/hassle, which is great since he doesn't drive yet- just log online from our basement. Lucas had good availability and has been open to reschedule as necessary. Lucas has helped him with pieces for honor band auditions so far with specific feedback and even I can hear the difference in my son's playing."
- Kieran
Took Saxophone lessons from Lucas H.
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""Now that I'm studying with Mike, the efficiency of my practice time is way, way up."

Mike is the first coach who emphasizes "practice the hard parts". So much so that any time a note comes out either not in rhythm, not in pitch, or not a great sound, I have the confidence to stop and repeat the hard part until it's no longer hard. Even when learning to improvise, if the notes I pick on the sax don't match the ones I first heard in my head, I have the confidence to stop and really find those notes that my mind imagined. Eventually I'll be able to hit the ones I intend the first time. He also advocates to always know the purpose of any practicing you're doing---there's no more aimless noodling. Even when I'm jamming, there's a specific goal in mind.

The second thing I really get from Mike is that he expects me to know what notes I'm playing and what role they fill in the key. Formerly my method of improvising was to hunt and peck, occasionally hitting notes outside the key and finding a way to "work them back in". But now, if I'm riffing on the note F in the key of B-flat, Mike wants me to know that that's the 5 of the key. And to also know where the 3 and 7 are---like a home base where you know it's safe to play."
- Jack
Took Saxophone lessons from Michael R.
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"Luther stays where I’m at and then helps me go the next step. That is useful for consistent gradual progress without the frustrations of moving either too slow or too fast (I am a beginning tenor saxophone player). Nice interpersonal style, patient and easy going, while methodical."
- David
Took Saxophone lessons from Luther B.
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"Gleb is a very skilled professional musician, and yet he's a caring individual that would never make you feel intimidated, which is especially important for a novice like myself :) His lessons are fun, his rates are reasonable, and he truly puts his heart into teaching process. Every time I walk out from his lesson feeling I've progressed one step further. Highly recommended."
- Mike D.
Took Saxophone lessons from Gleb V.
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"My son took lessons in person with him but the school moved.
We are very happy to continue with such a positive teacher!"
- MARK STEWART
Took Saxophone lessons from Preston B.
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"Dan was great. Very patient with me."
- Manny
Took Saxophone lessons from Daniel K.
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"good"
- Rosa
Took Saxophone lessons from Lucas H.
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