Saxophone Lessons in Carlsbad, CA

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Steve M.

7 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Steve M.

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I love working with brand new beginners all the way seasoned players who might be prepping for music college. I like to keep an fun atmosphere around the lesson and try to find out what drives my students.

We'll work through pieces from school and expand into topics such as improvisation, reading, music theory, and finding inspiration from great players. I have a jazz background, and love working with aspiring jazz musicians as well.

About Steve

I'm a saxophonist, pianist, arranger & songwriter. I graduated from Berklee College of Music with a Professional Music Degree, and currently run a sheet music startup called NiceChart. I have been a Music Director for Middle School and High School Bands and also have over 15 years experience teac

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Lucas L.
Steve has been great. We had to switch to online due to social distancing, and it has worked out just fine. He even gave us the first online lesson free to see if it we wanted to continue with it. He is a natural at communicating with kids, keeps it very fun, and has been great at getting our 8 year old started with piano.
Mayuko G.
My son enjoys lessons w him very much.
Alina
Great first lesson with my brand-new to music kids (age 8 and 10). Steve is a natural with kids.

Anthony L.

18 Reviews
Carlsbad, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Awarded Downbeat Community College Outstanding Performance from Downbeat Magazine
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Anthony L.

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Classic Saxophone instruction taught to improve all aspects of performance from concert band to jazz improvisation. Concentration includes scales, arpeggios, reading, applied theory and playing with others

About Anthony

I was originally trained on Saxophone, Voice and basic piano skills at the Chicago Conservatory of Music. My professional experience has been working as a traveling house band for the Marriott Hotels as well as the Sheraton Hotels and the Ted Allen Agency in Chicago as well as numerous types of cla

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Harriet F.
Excellent teacher! Explains things well and is very amenable to answering questions. A great experience. Looking forward to playing some jazz!
Kelly
He has help build confidence thru positive reenforcement for my son.
Ann W.
I had a great first lesson with Anthony. He really paid attention to where I was and tried to understand how to teach me going forward. It was a very pleasant experience overall.

Alex L.

1 Review
San Diego, CA
Starting at $40
  • Master of Music from Manhattan School of Music
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Awarded 2nd Place from Taichung International Jazz Saxophone Competition
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Alex L.

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Specialized approach for each individual student. Focusing on the students needs not dated pedagogy. From the budding beginner to professionals, I can create a program for students to reach their musical goals.

About Alex

*** Studio Equipment *** Digital Piano, stereo, Logic Studio *** Specialties *** Saxophone, Improvisation, Jazz, Composition, Sibelius. Logic

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Robert
Thanks for letting me provide a reference for Alex. I have taken alto sax lessons from him over the years, starting about 4-5 years ago. Alex is a great musician and teacher. Each lesson was consistently structured for: sound quality and listening, technical work and reading, duets, and improvisation. Rather than heavy music theory, he would instead provide routines to reinforce these concepts. He was always patient, and emphasized what I did well, with subtle redirection to correct problems. I definitely improved under his guidance and teaching.

The only reason I stopped seeing him was that my job became very demanding, and I could not devote enough time to practice and justify the time and cost of lessons. But even when I showed up unprepared, he was understanding and flexible to work with me.

If it would have been possible to have Alex come to me, I would have welcomed that.

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Max S.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Awarded Grand Prize from International chamber music ensemble competition
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
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Max S.

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Whether you're picking up a saxophone for the first time or looking to reach the next level, I can help you achieve your goals!

About Max

In my experience working with over 2,500 students in one-on-one lessons, educational workshops, and outreach concerts, I've learned how to help students of all backgrounds achieve their goals and find joy in music. I love working with students on their journeys of musical discovery! My lessons focu

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Guy D.
Just finishing up my first 10 sessions with Max for my 12 year old. He loves him and has asked me to add more lessons! Very Happy with Max. He is patient, cool and always on time.

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Karen R.
I think Max was very perceptive regarding my skill level and some basics that I need to learn.
lucca M.
great intro session- Max seems like a good fit for our 7 year old son.
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Shannon S.

56 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BA-Performance from Univ of MO-KC, Winona State Univ
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Shannon S.

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Online Saxophone Teacher

all levels through college/adult.

Affiliations:
American Association of University Professors
American Federation of Musicians
American Symphony Orchestra League
College Music Society
Houston Flute Club
International Double-Reed Society
International Clarinet Society
National Flute Association
North American Saxophone Alliance

About Shannon

AFFILIATIONS: Music: AAUP, AFM, ASOL/LAO, CMS, HFC, NFA, IDRS, ICS, NASA. Fitness: ISSA, NDETA, ASHI, USAT, LCT, BAM, HRTC. -------------- MUSIC (see fitness below): Shannon has numerous years experience teaching all skill levels on woodwinds, and beginning-intermediate piano & classical str

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My daughter is really enjoying her time with Ms. Shannon
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Andrew P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Awarded 2nd Place from North American Saxophone Alliance (NASA) Jazz Competition
  • Teaching since 2013
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Andrew P.

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I want to help you reach your musical goals, while having fun in the process! I have been fortunate enough to work full time as a professional performer/educator since obtaining a degree in Jazz Performance from Temple University in 2014. I am very active on the music scene, and as an educator in the NYC area, with over 7 years of private teaching experience.

I firmly believe that lessons should be catered towards the unique musical goals of the individual. I take pride in finding new ways to teach proper fundamentals and habits in new students, that will ensure long-term success on their instrument and allow them to have fun along the way.

I can offer lessons in both English and Spanish. Lessons can be 30, 45, or 60 minutes. Contact me for more info!!

About Andrew

I hold a Bachelor's Degree in Jazz Performance from Temple University. I am an active performer across a wide spectrum of genres and settings, with a special passion for composing and performing original music. I have been working full-time as a freelance performer/educator in Philadelphia and Ne

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in Carlsbad, CA

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in Carlsbad is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $113 per hour.
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"Michael makes my son’s lesson fun! Adrien looks forward to his lessons and enjoys them thoroughly."
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Took Saxophone lessons from Michael R.
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"My first lesson with Dr. Kim was great, I was very rusty but she helped me dust off with some exercises and was very friendly and helpful with the parts I was struggling with. She also helped to provide resources for me to progress more on my own time. I'm looking forward to seeing progress with her over the coming months"
Jared
Took Saxophone lessons from Dr. Kimberly K.
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"Tyler had his first lesson and he enjoyed it very much. He says it was very informative, so 5 stars for the first lesson!"
Masayo
Took Saxophone lessons from Frixos P.
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"I had my third lesson today and I am already seeing a big improvement. I am excited for my future lessons with Lucas to see how much more I can learn. He is a great instructor."
Taylor
Took Saxophone lessons from Lucas H.
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"learned something new"
Melissa
Took Saxophone lessons from Frixos P.
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"Great first experience. Look forward to learning more. Very friendly."
Sara
Took Saxophone lessons from Carl W.
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"very nice saxophone teacher. Recommend"
Jason
Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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"Jimi is a great instructor, very patient and teaches by encouraging his students to do better...I really enjoy seeing the progress of how my son is doing and I can't wait for his next phase..."
Ariel
Took Saxophone lessons from Jimi Z.
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"Very friendly, professional, timely, and all around nice person, worked with my 15yo son 10 lessons baritone sax !"
Bryan
Took Saxophone lessons from Benjamin M.
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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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