Saxophone Lessons in Pasadena, CA

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Jon S.

19 Reviews
Culver City, CA
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • BME in Music Education from The College of Wooster
  • 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!

Osvaldo G.

Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English and Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Music in Music Education from California State University, Los Angeles
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Osvaldo G.

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I will make it a priority to get to know you on a personal level and to become familiar with your personal musical needs and goals. I have a warm personality, am extremely friendly, and will strive to get to know you.

I will show you the fundamentals of sight reading, technique and theory and can also incorporate your favourite songs into your lessons (if there's any in particular that you would like to learn).

About Osvaldo

I've been playing clarinet for 16 years and have not stopped ever since. Music lessons were first introduced to me at the age of 8 by my godfather. He taught me basic music theory with the piano and trumpet. I gave up the trumpet at age 12 and switched on to the clarinet (played it in a community b

Seth D.

28 Reviews
Inglewood, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Bachelors of Music Composition from Lamont School Of Music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Seth D.

28 Reviews
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We will learn proper embouchure, hand placement, improvisation, reading or whatever you want to learn to get you excited about Saxophone

I have been teaching over sixteen years.

I tailor each individual lesson to that persons goals, needs, wants, and styles.

My goal is to learn music the fun way. Along the way we'll learn theory, chords, scales, ear training, composition, reading music, tempo etc

About Seth

Seth is available for one on one lessons on Saxophone, Clarinet, Piano, Guitar, Vocals and Music Theory. Available to all styles, ages and levels in your home or mine in Los Angeles, CA. Lessons are tailored to the individual styles and goals. Seth has been teaching for over sixteen years primar

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Danielle T.
Great match for my daughter. Seth is very knowledgeable, professional, and friendly. He makes you feel comfortable in his home and he shares freely his wealth of knowledge. A pleasant experience.
Kyler L.
Getting connected to the internet was a pain but once that was done the lesson one very well looking forward to more
Bob G.
First lesson. Lots to learn!

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Eugene G.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
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Eugene G.

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Experienced teacher of saxophone and clarinet! Private lessons teacher for 8 years. Public school teacher for 5 years (band and orchestra instruments - elementary and middle school). Areas of expertise include: Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute, music theory, sight reading, jazz, classical, ear training. Every lesson will be catered to your specific needs! Anything you would want to learn can be accomplished! Can't wait to hear from you!

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Mick G.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks German, English
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Music Education from University of Miami
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Mick G.

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Want to play your favorite songs? Interested in learning to write and record your own music? I will help you build a solid foundation of music theory and technique while tailoring to your personal tastes and goals. I'm a licensed and practicing K-12 Music Teacher who has been playing the saxophone for 14+ years. i'm passionate about teaching people of all ages and all levels. Send me a message to see if we're a good fit!

About Mick

Hello! I am a licensed and practicing High School Music Teacher in the Northeast, US. I have been playing instruments for 14+ years and hold a degree in Music Education from The University of Miami. Teaching is my passion! When I'm not teaching, I'm hiking, cooking or traveling. I currently teach

Ben F.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Bachelor of Arts - Jazz Studies from William Paterson University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ben F.

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Online Saxophone Teacher

I have many years of experience in teaching beginners and advanced students. I try to teach a balanced curriculum incorporating technique, music theory, reading music, as well as Jazz improvisation which is one of my areas of expertise.

About Ben

Are you ready to learn how to improvise? I can teach you not only how to play, but also how to understand what you are playing. Soon you will be creating your own music and improvisations. All it takes is a positive attitude, and a few minutes of practice, a few times a week, to make big leaps in y

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in Pasadena, CA

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in Pasadena 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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"My son took sax lessons with Mas and loved them! Mas is great at teaching kids and tailors the lessons to the student's individual skill level, interests and needs. He has a gentle and warm demeanor and keeps students engaged in the lessons. Highly recommend him!"
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Took Saxophone lessons from Masaru K.
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"Jeremy really enjoyed meeting Jon and taking first lesson from him because Jon was fun and relatable. He took time to explain and easy to understand. Looking forward to many more lessons from Jon."
Jeremey
Took Saxophone lessons from Jon S.
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"calm and relaxed fun and funny all while I learn all about my saxophone"
Randy
Took Saxophone lessons from Tina D.
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"Enthusiastic, energetic, and all around fun to learn with! Michael instantly made me feel welcome and excited to get better with his help. I'm looking forward to our next lesson immensely."
Torrey
Took Saxophone lessons from Michael R.
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"Michael is on time, prepared, thorough, engaging, confident, inspiring, motivating and has an excellent teaching style. He really gets my boys; what their strengths and weaknesses are and what motivates them. He is always a step ahead of their achievements. He is clear about setting goals and expectations for the next lesson and listens carefully to any questions or concerns that they have.

Really Outstanding."
Oscar
Took Saxophone lessons from Michael R.
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"Brittney is an excellent teacher. She is so nice and she helped my daughter figure the parts that were difficult for her. My daughter’s last teacher made her really upset, but after Brittney’s lesson, my daughter was really happy. I definitely reoccurrence you take lessons with her."
Pearl
Took Saxophone lessons from Brittney C.
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"My son's comment was that Tyler was the best music teacher he ever had and he has had a lot. He misses him a lot."
Paul
Took Saxophone lessons from Tyler B.
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"learning to do solos. very cool and good teacher"
Melissa
Took Saxophone lessons from Frixos P.
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"Gleb has deep understanding of music theory and whats arguably more important - he knows how to convey this knowledge in a form that fits personality of a student.
He reveals strong and strengthens weak sides in a laid back, stress-free fashion. Lessons are fun and results are astonishing. Looking forward to spend more time with him."
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Took Saxophone lessons from Gleb V.
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"A really talented teacher!"
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Took Saxophone lessons from Lucas H.
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