Saxophone Lessons in La Puente, CA

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Popular Saxophone Teachers in La Puente, CA

Fernando P.

4 Reviews
La Habra, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Fernando P.

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All ages, all levels, various styles including: jazz, classical, commercial/contemporary music

About Fernando

Hello there! My name is Fernando, and I bring lots of profession playing and teaching experience to the table. I am an active musician in several local bands of various styles and genres, including jazz bands, Latin jazz bands, sax quartets, church groups, and musicals. I have played across sout

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Jonathan
Fist lesson went really good. I’m confident I’ll learn a lot from Fernando.
Evan, Brian, and Esperanza A.
Fernando, is a very good piano instructor, he has the patience that students need.
Michael S.
every lesson i learn a lot more about techniques and i can hear a differene in the sound i make and it is staritng to sound like music.
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Jon S.

19 Reviews
Culver City, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jon S.

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I work with the student to develop a curriculum based on their musical interests and my own teaching pedagogy. I strongly feel that for musicians to own their education, they must have a say in what they play. Assigning method books and mindless etudes to practice doesn't have nearly the same effect asking them "Ok, what kind of music do YOU like? What do you want to PLAY? What do you want to LEARN?".

I believe that students learn best when they are invested in a subject, and the best way to get them invested is to individually get to know each one, speak to them on their level, and get them playing music they're interested in.

About Jon

I'm a professional performer, educator, and recording artist. I received my Masters in Music from New Mexico State University, and my BA and BME from the College of Wooster in Ohio. Students can expect to improve their technique and performing repertoire within a matter of weeks. We will collabo

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Abby
My experience with Jon is pleasant and effective. His knowledge and patience creates a fun atmosphere that is both challenging and inspiring. He clearly loves to teach and I am lucky to learn from him.
Nosa
Jon was wonderful! He gave me some great tips and even provided some material in helping me build
My guitar skills. He was great at listening and giving me a well thought out answers to my questions. I highly recommend it this teacher!
Dave
Jon is great! Initially I was concerned he was using a lot of the time assessing, but his suggestions were SO pertinent that I now appreciate that he spent a lot of time upfront to know me, my goals and my current level. I can tell his advice will be fruitful!
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Thomas K.

31 Reviews
Glendale, CA
Starting at $32
  • Teaching since 2007
  • B.M. Composition from George Mason University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Thomas K.

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Strong instrumental playing begins with a solid understanding of the fundamentals of music and the simple act of making a sound from the instrument. Students learn to play music by ear first, and are later introduced to music notation. More advanced lessons emphasize sight-reading, expression, and improvisation.

A woodwind player since age 10, Thomas has experience as a performer and teacher. His previous education has included methodology classes on teaching specific instruments, and he is available to teach intermediate and beginning saxophone lessons.

About Thomas

Piano, woodwinds, trumpet, composition Chords, sight-reading, theory, jazz, classical, and pop No one ever regrets learning an instrument… yet many grow old wishing they had taken music lessons! A talent they’ll be able to develop their entire life, your children will thank you for giving them

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Estefania
So incredibly patient and knowledgeable!
Eric D.
The first lesson was successful. My particular background in piano is unique, and my needs are atypical as well. I thought Thomas assessed my abilities, lack of abilities, and goals well and quickly. He started me on a different perspective on looking at music (reading the staff) that seems very helpful. I'm encouraged.
Armen T.
Excellent teacher!

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Phillip M.

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Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Instrumental Performance from Lionel Hampton School of Music
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Phillip M.

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All skill levels from beginner to professional welcomed! Each student will get a personalized lesson plan tailored specifically for their skill level and goals.
Together, we'll cover Mastery of the Instrument, Musical Theory, Improvisation, Performance Techniques, Stage Presence, Breath/body Control, How to Learn Songs and Chord Changes, Memorization Techniques, Transcription Techniques, and so much more! Perhaps most important, we'll cover how to practice each topic efficiently to consistently improve your skills and keep you coming back for more. So send me a message and lets get started!
Phillip Morin has been a full-time professional saxophonist based out of New Orleans since 2011, playing literally hundreds of gigs a year as well as working with local studios and touring with national acts.

About Phillip

Since 2011 I've been a full-time professional saxophonist, composer, and studio musician based out of New Orleans. Since moving to the city I've played literally thousands of gigs with dozens of bands ranging from Swamp Pop and Funk to Jazz and Blues, and have toured both the East and West coasts.

Lisa B.

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

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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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Gregory T.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Jazz/Commercial Music Saxophone Performance from Towson University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1989
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Gregory T.

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Would you like to learn to play the Saxophone? I can help you learn to play the Saxophone and the music you love. As a Private teacher with over 25 years experience I have taught beginning to professional saxophonist from age 8 to over 80 years old. I teach the basics in sound production, rhythms, notes, scales, styles and improvisation. My current and former students are 1st chair in their bands, Scholarship winners in Music Conservatories and Professional Musicians. If you are looking for Fun, Easy, Clear, Concise, Positive Result Saxophone instruction I can help you.

About Gregory

I am an early graduate of Towson University's Jazz/Commercial degree in Saxophone Performance 1989. Since then I've performed and recorded with many of the best musicians in the Baltimore/Washington DC area. I've always maintained a Saxophone Studio of 40 weekly saxophone students. In 2000 I became

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Akhil
Mr. Greg is a very experienced teacher who can teach all types of saxophonists how to play very well. He can play and teach many different genres of music making him a very good teacher to all. I recommend him for anyone who plays the saxophone since you can learn a lot from him.
Annonomius
Amazing instructor. Has been helping Sence 4th grade. Helps with rythms and music
Craig
Greg is a fantastic teacher! My son has been taking in person lessons with Greg for seven years, and online lessons for the past two months. His instruction included both Jazz and classical music. When we met Greg, our son had never studied the saxophone. After being under Greg’s tutelage for three years our son was accepted in the Baltimore School for the Arts. During this time Greg continued to work with our son to help him maximize his musical potential. He also provided multiple performance opportunities for him. We are very impressed with Greg’s teaching skills, professionalism, flexibility, and genuine concern for his students.

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in La Puente, CA

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in La Puente is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $109 per hour.
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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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"Started on time and the first session went very well."
David
Took Saxophone lessons from Michael T.
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"An excellent teacher. He keeps my son Sal interested and engaged with every lesson. Sal gets to choose some of the music he works on, and Imraan makes it into a lesson. Sal has been doing much better in band class, I recommend him!"
Sal
Took Saxophone lessons from Imraan K.
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"Isaiah was excellent with my kids and seems to be super knowledgeable. We are excited to continue."
Miles
Took Saxophone lessons from Isaiah S.
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"Great! She is loving it so far. Thank you."
Arionna
Took Saxophone lessons from Carl W.
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"My son started taking saxophone lessons with Gleb in April, 2016. He was at 6th grade at that point and was playing saxophone as a Music Elective in his Middle School. In October/November, 2016 my son auditioned for the Special Music High School playing saxophone and, as we learned in March, 2017, got accepted. My son did not have a privilege of parental help or support as far as musical education or experience goes, and he is not exactly a very purpose oriented type “A” achiever kind of boy. So he could only rely on Gleb’s help and effort. In a month or so, my son said that he likes working with Gleb and would like to prepare for upcoming auditions. This is when we decided that we have to intensify their practices. Starting from June, 2016 my son was taking 2-hour lesson with Gleb 3 times a week. Since, as I mentioned earlier, we could not help our son with composition selection for his auditions, I just printed the Audition requirements from High School’s website and Gleb suggested a selection and worked on them with my son. I would definitely recommend Gleb for your young musician. I believe that he knows what he is doing not only in terms of music, but he is definitely able to work and find a way with different kids, not only the best out of the best, which you would often hear from very well acclaimed teachers and tutors."
Irina
Took Saxophone lessons from Gleb V.
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"I know it's too early to write a review after the first lesson. However, I was surprised by the wonderful way Sergio handled the time and the introduction for such a hard instrument like the alto sax.
My son Moneer is so excited to continue learning how to play alto sax with Sergio. In short Sergio is a very talented music instructor!"
Sarah Zaky
Took Saxophone lessons from Sergio M.
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"Max is a fantastic teacher and I've felt myself greatly improve over the past few months. He helped me feel confident with my college auditions."
Cameron
Took Saxophone lessons from Max S.
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"A truly talented musician, composer, and person! Lisa's passion for music is envious and evident... and it shines every time she picks up an instrument or teaches someone!"
Lindsay
Took Saxophone lessons from Lisa N.
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"Diane was an excellent instructor and I enjoyed her professionalism and patience with my daughter. unfortunately my daughter became dis- interested due to a need for " a personal touch" that only in home or studio practices could provide."
Alnathan
Took Saxophone lessons from Diane S.
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