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Alex L.

1 Review
San Diego, CA
Starting at $40
  • Awarded 2nd Place from Taichung International Jazz Saxophone Competition
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Master of Music from Manhattan School of Music
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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.

Ian T.

8 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Master of Music from San Diego State University
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Ian T.

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I encourage all my students to enjoy exploring the sound of the saxophone and to find their voice on the instrument. Lessons include everything from reading and basic stylistic concepts, to improvisation, playing along with recordings of your favorite players, and transcription. I am a graduate of the University of North Texas Jazz Studies program and have over 15 years of teaching experience.

I am also very diligent in teaching sound production, embouchure, and tone. I specialize in prepping saxophonists for high school and college auditions. Many of my high school students have participated in San Diego Honor Band and San Diego Youth Symphony and received top honors. I also offer full-service recording services and can help guide you through the college audition process.

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About Ian

I've been teaching woodwinds (saxophone, flute, and clarinet) for the past 15 years and enjoy the one-on-one interaction with students of all ages. Music is one of the last professions that is truly learned through apprenticeship. Having a good private teacher is absolutely essential to your growth

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Peter H.
The Best Saxophone lesson I ever had with a Great Teacher, Thanks Ian
Gary
Ian is a great teacher. Very encouraging, skilled and helpful. I learned a lot in an hour and I think I have already improved. Can’t wait to practice what he taught me. And looking forward to next week.
Christine G.
Ian is kind and supportive. He's making sure I get good habits and technique from the start.
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Ryan P.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
  • B.M. in Music Education/Clarinet Performance from Ithaca College
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Ryan P.

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Students can learn a wide variety of music styles, from jazz to classical to pop and more. Learn to improvise, improve technique, find ways to improve your equipment to play more easily, and enjoy yourself while you play!

About Ryan

Hi! My name is Ryan and I'm a professional clarinetist and saxophonist. I also run a small business 3D printing customized equipment for these instruments. I mainly play in orchestras and as a doubler in pit orchestras for musical theater shows. I've been teaching clarinet, saxophone, and flute for

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Caleb
Ryan Pereira was the first private teacher I had on the clarinet. With his help, I managed to get into my district band for the first time, scoring high in my audition, I have bought three of his products (a ligature and a barrels) which work brilliantly, and his expertise on performance and technical knowledge has helped me grow in a positive way. In addition to all of this, Pereira has become a true mentor and an honest friend.

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Lynn L.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Masters Degree from Eastman School of Music
  • Awarded Outstanding Alumni from Niagara Falls NY Board of Education
  • Teaching since 2001
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Lynn L.

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Hello!

I'm a professional saxophonist and recording artist and have been playing for over 25 years. I have performed in touring ensembles both nationally and internationally, and I specialize in music of all genres.

I am open to students of all ages and levels! My approach is both creative and efficient and most of all, designed around the unique needs and goals of each individual student.

About Lynn

Lynn is a graduate from the Eastman School of Music, with a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Saxophone Performance and Education. Known for her versatility, Lynn performs with a wide array of musical projects that include, Red Baraat, Conor Oberst, Antibalas, Durand Jones & The Indications, Al

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Axel
Great experience with Lynn, also after having had sax lessons for over a decade now. She clearly loves to play and jam and has tons of experience teaching it.
Arthur F.
My first lesson with Lynn was wonderful. I was greeted at the door with a warm smile That made me feel at ease. I'm an absolute beginner and even my mistakes were fun.
Lynn; I love your personality and your teaching method. I got a lot out of that lesson.
And, by the time I'm 75 which is in about 5 months and with your guidance I'll be able to play a tune or two. I got a good teacher. Looking forward too lesson Number 2.
Dave P.
I've worked with Lynn for going on three years now and she has without a doubt been one of the most talented and most enjoyable people to make music with that I've ever encountered. Not only does she rock the sax better than most, she's extremely humble and approaches music with an openness and extremely positive energy. I give her my highest recommendation as a great teacher, and a great human being.
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Julie P.

38 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Master of Music - Multiple Woodwind Performance from New Jersey City University
  • Awarded Teacher Enrichment Grant from Music Teachers National Association
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Julie P.

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I am a Broadway musician with over 20 years of teaching experience. I know that each student learns differently so I use many different teaching methods and musical genres in lessons. I can help you get started on an instrument, improve your current abilities, work on school band and orchestra music, prepare for festival and solo auditions, prepare for college auditions, or just find great enjoyment in playing.

I pack a lot into each lesson making sure we address things such as: posture, theory, accuracy of rhythm, note reading, warm-ups, scales, etudes, solos, musicality, composition, interpretation and technique.

I also specialize in teaching students how to practice so that they can make the most of their practice time and progress as quickly as possible.

About Julie

Julie P. is a Broadway musician with over 20 years of teaching experience. She is currently in the orchestra for West Side Story on Broadway. Julie enjoys working with students of all abilities and specializes in teaching practice techniques that help her students progress quickly. Julie's lessons

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Terra
Julie is amazing! I highly recommend her for learning the flute :)
Christine
Julie is very easy to work with, she listens to what my objective is and keeps that in mind during the lesson. Julie is very knowledgeable, experienced and fun to work with. I highly recommend her.
Mike
It's never too late to learn if you have the right teacher. Julie is knowledgeable, consistent, and amazingly patient with an old man that sometimes finds himself staring slack-jawed at the sheet music.

When I hit a stumbling block, she always helps me find a way around it. If I'm having trouble internalizing a new concept, she always finds another way to look at it.

Julie has helped me to take the modest musical aptitude that I've squandered for most of my life, and finally begin to focus it.

I'm still early in the learning process, but Julie has me well on the road to achieving the personal goals I set for myself.

Thanks Julie. Keep up the good work.
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Anna P.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $49
  • Speaks English and Russian
  • Master Degree in Piano and Choir Director from Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Anna P.

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I love working with all types of students, whether they’re preparing for college auditions, just beginning the saxophone, or only looking to play for fun, and I also have experience with students with special needs. Please contact me through this website if you would like lessons, and I will respond within a day!

About Anna

I am a highly-skilled professional, certified musician. I offer lessons in piano, singing, ukulele, flute, saxophone, clarinet, violin beginners as well as group lessons in ear training and theory, piano and singing, Russian language lessons. My main instrument is piano, and I specialize in teac

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Cristina
Very good 👍
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Cydni D.
Thanks Anna! Cydney enjoyed her lesson yesterday. You are a very talented teacher. See you next week!

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"Wonderful lessons experience overall! Teaching style helped me improve my skills without losing the desire to play, and during lessons, there was a good balance between teaching me and then letting me apply those skills. Gave me the opportunity to play what I wanted to play but also exposed me to different styles of music and different music experiences. Helped me get out of my comfort zone while still letting me enjoy what I was doing."
Carly
Took Saxophone lessons from Dr. Nick S.
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"I took Private lessons with Jon for almost two years in high school. He was always very knowledgeable and helpful, and was a major factor in my success those years in making All State and other Honor Bands. I only stopped taking lessons when I moved away for college, or else I'd still be taking them now! He was always organized and easy to schedule with. Definitely my best experience with a Private Instructor to date!"
David
Took Saxophone lessons from Jon S.
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"Josh continues to be a rockstar. He is supportive and patient, and manages criticisms and corrections in a positive manner, excellent instructor!"
Logan
Took Saxophone lessons from Josh G.
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"A very patient person.Listens too what i'm saying has got me doing things i really haven't thought about doing before,such as listening and playing the notes from the bass line.Something new i'm going too have too get used to doing in order too become a better sax player."
joel
Took Saxophone lessons from Preston B.
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"My daughter started her first saxophone lesson with Matt yesterday. She really enjoyed the lesson."
Kate
Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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"Kleb was fantastic!!! Carter is super excited and can’t wait for his next lesson"
Carter
Took Saxophone lessons from Gleb V.
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"Súper instructor bueno primera .clase muy profesional y muy paciente Ansioso para la siguiente sesión"
Hugo
Took Saxophone lessons from Sergio M.
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"We are so lucky to have found Michael! Before we started with him in February, my son played Ode to Joy, now he's practicing jazz and having fun while practicing. Michael has awesome enthusiasm, and a great foundation in both performance and theory. He shows care for the student and is always supportive. I completely recommend him for any skill level!"
Aaron
Took Saxophone lessons from Michael R.
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""Cool, amazing, fun, and I don't know what else" said my 9 year old son who has taken 4 weekly beginner lessons with Carl. "Carl will go at your own pace. He gives advice and will do a duet if you want him to with you. He is a great saxophone player."

We had to set up our home computer for web chat, but it seems to work very well and we can definitely hear my son's improvement week to week (he just started playing this fall). Carl is very patient and will send you music files and links that he thinks will help your student. Overall four thumbs up from the student and his (non-saxophone playing) parent."
Michael
Took Saxophone lessons from Carl W.
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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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