Saxophone Lessons in Descanso, CA

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Claire G.

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  • Speaks French, Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Claire G.

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I recently received my Doctorate in instrumental performance at the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami. Even though, at the university my focus was on clarinet performance, I also play saxophone and enjoy teaching saxophone lessons.

I have the experience of teaching private lessons in France and America and I am seeking clarinet students of every level and age.

I will focus my teaching on your needs and can help you improve technique, musicianship and sound production. I also can help you get ready for auditions and recitals.

About Claire

Hello, my name is Claire and I am originally from Nice in the South of France. I moved to the United States in August 2010 to study music at the University level and just graduated in May 2020 with a Doctorate in Music. On Takelessons, I teach both Music and French. I have the experience of te

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Pamela
She is a native french speaker. She is well organized and responsive - easy to learn from!
Bryn
I have been taking lessons with Claire for several months now, and I have been really enjoying them. She is very professional, very welcoming, and has really helped me improve my French. I highly recommend her!
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Montana N.

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  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 4 to 80
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Montana N.

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It begins with a foundation of techniques: breathing, posture, pitch, tone, rhythm and more. Students will study out of a method book but also learn classical and rock and/or pop pieces depending on the student's musical tastes. I always incorporate games for beginners to help reinforce the fundamentals they're learning.

I love teaching and spreading the joy of music, but it's all about the needs and goals of my students! I listen to them to understand how they learn best and what type of lesson will capture their interest.

About Montana

I love teaching and spreading the joy of music, but it's all about the needs and goals of my students! I listen to them to understand how they learn best and what type of lesson will capture their interest. I graduated from Longwood University (Go Lancers!) with a Bachelor's of Music in Performan

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Paul Z.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Paul Z.

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Hi, my name is Dr. Paul Zaborac. I teach all aspects of playing the saxophone, from beginner to advanced, across several styles of music that include classical, jazz, rock, and pop. I have a wide depth and breadth of experience as a teacher and performer, so lessons can be tailored to the specific needs and goals of each individual student.

If you would like to take lessons but a time that works for you does not appear in my availability, please send me a message and we can find something that works.

Thanks!

About Paul

Bio ------- Dr. Paul Zaborac is a versatile saxophonist, composer, and educator. He has performed throughout the U.S. and internationally in Costa Rica, China, Hong Kong, and Australia. Well versed in both classical and jazz saxophone, Paul brings a diverse set of skills to his performing and te

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Noah V.

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  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
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Noah V.

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I have many unique experiences as a woodwind player and have a wide range of skills that I’m happy to pass onto my students! In particular, I believe that in order to perform it’s necessary to fully understand your instrument and I do not accept “pseudo-explanations” of what proper technique is or should be. I can help you learn anything you want about the saxophone by presenting information in a personal and easily digestible way!

About Noah

Noah Vece graduated from Kennesaw State University in 2011 and has been an active freelance musician in the Atlanta and New York area ever since. Noah studied saxophone, flute, and clarinet with renowned artists such as Sam Skelton, Dan Higgins, and Tony Carere among many others. His experience pla

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Rhonda C.

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  • Speaks Sign language
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Music Theory, Piano, Instrumental from Perry High
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Rhonda C.

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We are going to HAVE FUN! I will be customizing your lessons to your needs, your skill level, your age, and most importantly, what you would like to learn on the trumpet.

I will be including the basic fundamentals (for example, scales and arpeggios as warmup exercises when you practice) keeping them fun, not grueling or boring. Students interested in learning alto saxophone will be instructed in the basic principles of the sax such as proper finger placement and how to sit while playing. We will focus on both note reading as well as ear training (learning to play by ear) which opens up a whole new level when playing any instrument. Of course we will focus on the strengths of each student as everyone will vary in these areas. Some are stronger in note reading, whereas others are skilled and even gifted in playing by ear. My ultimate goal is for each student to have fun and enjoy this fun instrument.

I will help you sight read music (new songs) which is extremely useful should you ...

About Rhonda

Welcome to Rhonda's Instrumental Lessons! I love people and music and the two go superbly well together. I've been teaching piano, woodwinds, brass, strings, harmonica and even some accordion ever since I was 15 years old, which to date has been going on over 45 years of sharing my skills and kno

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Catherine
Such a fun enjoyable first lesson!
Lois K.
Rhonda was knowledgeable, fun and professional. She started where I was at and moved me along at my own pace. The music choices were great. Challenging but absolutely doable. Can't wait for my next lesson!!
Cody
Rhonda probably the best teacher I have ever had! for the many years that she taught me the violin, guitar, and trombone. she was always patient especially from the time I was young all the way till I was an “adult” preparing me for concerts and solo acts. Rhonda is a master of all and if you told her that you wanted to be the best triangle player or the best trumpet player she would make it happen. If there was an instrument that she has never used that you wanted to learn she would indefinitely buy it, become a master within the week and begin to teach you. She truly is the most genuine and talented person I have ever had the pleasure to work with!
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John P.

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  • Teaching since 1991
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John P.

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I have over 30 years of experience teaching all ages and all styles of music to curious saxophonists who want to learn. I cater each person’s experience to their goals and likes.

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I have over 30 years of experience teaching saxophone lessons at all age ranges from beginner to graduate student and beyond.

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in Descanso, CA

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in Descanso is $72. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $49 and $130 per hour.
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"Best saxophone teacher I ever had."
Aziz Gueye
Took Saxophone lessons from Bill T.
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"Comprehensive, Fun, and Professional

My younger brother and I both have taken lessons through Bill for quite some time now.

Bill has been fantastic, and can accomodate to players of all levels. I've been playing for years, and Bill is able to provide practice materials relevant to my musical interests, appropriately scaling up the difficulty of what we're working on. Ranging from famous straight-ahead jazz solos, to tricky classical etudes, I'm happy to know my overall musical technique, repertoire, and general skill will continue to grow at the pace right for me.

My younger brother is taking some more beginner clarinet lessons, and couldn't agree more. He always looks forward to lesson day, seeing what new notes and scales he'll get to play through!"
Andrew
Took Saxophone lessons from Bill T.
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"Very good instructions. For a beginner he gives you very good information"
Sudesh
Took Saxophone lessons from Lorenzo D.
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"Emily is a top-of-the-top musician and a fantastic teacher! She is so easy to get along with and loves to work with all ages/kinds of people. Her professionalism and positive attitude are second to none, and make her a great role model. 11/10 stars!"
Matt
Took Saxophone lessons from Emily P.
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"Another great lesson!!!"
Melissa
Took Saxophone lessons from Frixos P.
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"I’m very fortunate to be able to learn from Michael. I’ve been working with him for two years now. Since COVID we have been doing lessons online and it’s working well. He is a very talented musician and teacher. Also a very kind and supportive person."
Ian
Took Saxophone lessons from Michael H.
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"Patient and encouraging, Matt is able to teach to every student's level and interest. As a student, I have benefitted from his creativity and wealth of music knowledge (music theory and instrument lessons)."
Abbe
Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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"Had good experience."
Fredrick
Took Saxophone lessons from Lonze R.
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"Very nice guy -- helpful!"
Luke
Took Saxophone lessons from Michael R.
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"Very comfortable space to learn, great tutor, it was quick and practical, but most importantly efficient. And also fun. 👍"
Aaron
Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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