Saxophone Lessons in Sausalito, CA

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Dan E.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dan E.

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I have been very fortunate to have had some incredible teachers over the years - George Garzone, Kenny Werner, Billy Kilson, Ed Tomassi, Shannon LeClaire, and many others - and I know how much of a difference the right teacher can make.

I love to teach, and have been teaching both privately and in a school setting, as a band director, for many years. I have worked with students of all ages and levels, from complete beginners to advanced players. Whether you want to learn how to read music, improve your technique, work on your sound, practice the fundamentals, develop your soloing, or all of the above, I can help take you to the next level.

I hope to work with you!

About Dan

Originally from San Francisco, I have been playing saxophone for nearly 20 years. I have been fortunate to perform all over the world, including recent tours in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Panama, and Costa Rica, and have shared the stage with many great artists, including Danilo Perez, Kenny Werner,

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Derek
I look forward to my lessons with Dan every week. I’m a beginner alto player and Dan does a great job patiently answering all my questions and giving comprehensive advice. He’s very analytical and gives you the detailed context of why what you’re learning is important and how it fits into the context of playing in a band, different styles etc. He will flex lessons based on what you need to know but also what you’re interested in. Most importantly he’s fun and just an all around great guy. He’s the man, what else can I say.
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Dan is kind and caring. He was very patient going over the super basics with a brand-new player! He gave good, clear instruction, and is focused on mastering the fundamentals so players can start with good habits and good sound, and so players can make future advancements more smoothly.
Lenka
Dan is a fountain of knowledge; an incredibly talented and eclectic artist. I have been struggling with alto sax for years but with Dan’s approach, I finally feel, I am making some progress. Dan tailors the lessons to fit your needs; making it challenging, comprehensive, engaging and fun. He helps me transcribe small parts of licks I like, which has been an invaluable experience for me. He makes sure that you REALLY get the material you are studying. Don’t just shake your head and say “yes”.
He is always there to answer your questions (no matter how dumb they may seem), encourages and motivates you.
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Granville M.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Jazz Composition from Berklee College of Music
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Granville M.

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Beginning students learn basic techniques, scales & songs.

About Granville

I operate in the music arena as a touring musician; a Music Director for musicals, jazz ensembles and choirs; a composer & songwriter; a band teacher at my local elementary school, a private instructor and a producer with a degree in Jazz Composition and Professional Music from Berklee College of M

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Bryant
Granville is an excellent instructor, he took the time to access my skill level and is guiding me towards my goal to play the piano. I look forward to my lesson every week and if I have a question about ANYTHING I text him and he replies quickly. Glad I found him!!
Kijan
Granville works with my 17-year old son. He is patient, kind and efficient and keeps him wanting to continue lessons. For my son, that is a BIG deal! He actually wants to continue learning. Thanks, Granville!
Jeff N.
Very friendly and made me want to play more!

Ray R.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2002
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Ray R.

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About Ray

Hello! My name is Ray, I'm 31 years old, and was born in Queens, NY. I studied classical music for many years as a youngster at the Aaron Copeland School of Music college preparatory program. During this program I was introduced to Jazz, and around the same time began experimenting with synth

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Cynthia
Ray is an amazing teacher. My 11-year-old has high-functioning autism and has a great interest in learning music. I was hesitant to hire just any teacher, as many teachers don't have the patience and understanding to work with special needs kids. However, Ray has been not only patient, but he has an exceptional way of teaching my son in a way that he would understand and retain the information. Ray is creative, intuitive, and experienced. My son is very happy and enjoys the lesson every single time. Thanks Ray.
Maximus
Awesome!!!!!!!! So sweet! Cool hair : ))
Eden H.
My daughter is loving her cello lessons with Ray even more than she expected. She feels she is really improving.

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Sarah S.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks German
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Sarah S.

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I've been teaching saxophone for about 6 years on and off. I will work with students to develop a good tone, technique-through scales and etudes, and rhythmic internalization by incorporating drum tracks and metronome throughout the lesson. My philosophy is make music fun but also make it so my students have fun putting the work in to get to be a better musician. My style varies from student to student depending on their specific needs but I will always bring energy and fun to all my lessons.

About Sarah

Hi, I'm a 25 year old saxophonist attending UMSL. I went to Berklee College of Music on a full scholarship. I specialize in fundamentals, like technique, building a solid sound, and music theory. I also specialize in higher level playing such as jazz and improvising. I've been teaching lessons sinc

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David Durham
Sarah is very easy to work with, always interested in helping you the student have fun with the sax, as she has. Despite her great experience and background (or because of it?) she never seemed bored or working beneath herself with a beginner. I could say more, but I better take this time to practice!
Jerry L.
My 10 years old son is learning Saxophone with Sarah. Sarah is very considerate and professional. 5 star.
Jerry L.
My 10 years old son is learning Saxophone with Sarah. Sarah is very considerate and professional. Highly recommended.
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Kirsten T.

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Starting at $30
  • Masters, Music Education from University of the Pacific, Stockton CA
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 8 to 80
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Kirsten T.

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I'm a middle school band teacher! I've been teaching beginning band for almost 20 years and I love it! Students say working with me is fun and they learn a lot!

About Kirsten

Hello! I love teaching music! I've been teaching middle school band for almost 20 years. I teach beginners through students in their fourth year of instruction. I have both a masters and a bachelors degree. I grew up and went to university playing woodwind instruments (flute, clarinet, sa

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Joshua F.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks Mandarin, Spanish
  • BS, BA from Rutgers University
  • Teaches students 1 and up
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Joshua F.

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About Joshua

Hello, my name is Joshua. I have years of experience in teaching children, in music and many other subjects---including work with special needs children. I have been in professional bands, composed electronic music for video games and YouTube videos, and written and contributed to textbooks on m

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Mendel
Connects well to kids
Owen
Joshua was great for my 10 year old son. He enjoyed playing!
mikhail
Really great teacher who has a great connection to kids

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in Sausalito, CA

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in Sausalito 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 $109 per hour.
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"Excellent teacher...She made me feel comfortable as a old beginner...Explains things well, would definitely recommend her to others!!"
Toyge
Took Saxophone lessons from Tina D.
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"Great first visit! Rob is great, calm and very informative. Can't wait to see what more comes from my sons lessons."
Jack
Took Saxophone lessons from Rob S.
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"Great teacher! So happy with my lessons. Eric is patient, kind, professional and easy to get along with."
Nicole
Took Saxophone lessons from Eric F.
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"I took lessons with Masaru through middle school, high school, and from time to time in college. It's always been great having lessons with him. He is really good at explaining musical concepts and saxophone techniques, far better than my teachers at school would. I've learned so much about not just the saxophone, but music in general. His understanding and passion for music really show through in lessons. And it's been a lot of fun!"
Scott
Took Saxophone lessons from Masaru K.
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"My son is very pleased with his teacher. He said he understands clearly what he is doing now. He had an instructor before but the connection just wasn't a fit for him."
Evan
Took Saxophone lessons from Lonze R.
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"Gwen was a wonderful instructor. She was so knowledgable about both music theory and saxophone skills. I would totally recommend her."
Ardeshir
Took Saxophone lessons from Gwendolyn B.
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"This is our first session, Sergi did a great job in understanding student’s current state in music and tailored his approach. He gave Vocal tips to try offline. Overall, a fun learning session."
Prakash
Took Saxophone lessons from Sergio M.
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"First lesson and very easy to work with during the online session.
Great first experience."
Matthew (Matt)
Took Saxophone lessons from Eric P.
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"Lucas was very patient with my daughter trying multiple ways for her to better learn the rhythm of her songs. She was encouraged with his positive feedback."
Abby
Took Saxophone lessons from Lucas H.
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"good first lesson. looking forward to more."
Dean
Took Saxophone lessons from Jon S.
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