Saxophone Lessons in Upland, CA

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Carter W.

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Tustin, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelors in Music from DePaul University
  • Teaching since 2010
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Carter W.

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I am a private music instructor specializing in woodwind instruments looking to take on clarinet, flute and saxophone students in the Orange County area!

My lessons consist of a well balanced coverage of exercises (scales, note patterns, etudes, duets, major repertoire, etc) geared towards building a solid foundation in playing technique. This allows each student to be accurate and expressive with a sense of ease in their playing! Students of the studio are also thrown into the world of music! They are strongly encouraged to attend concerts, listen to music regularly, and attend masterclasses. The goal is not just to learn an instrument, but to also develop a life-long love and appreciation for music!

I am very proud to say that my students soar through their band and orchestra programs in school and obtain a sound quality/sense of musicality way beyond their grade level! The majority of my students excel past their school music programs! They join youth/honor bands ...

About Carter

I believe that everyone has the ability to enjoy and be expressive on an instrument. It is miss instruction and a lack of passion in music education that allows students to become frustrated and bored, ultimately pushing them to quit their instruments. My goal as a music educator is not only to

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Fantastic 5 stars!

Fernando P.

4 Reviews
La Habra, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Awarded Outstanding Arts Educator from Orange County Department of Education
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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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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.
Ethan
My boys love learning from Fernando. He is very patient and explains things in an easy to understand way. They can't wait for their piano lesson next week.

Aidan T.

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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, French, Dutch, English
  • Specialization in Music from St Michael's College
  • Teaching since 2017
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Aidan T.

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I have played professionally in the Orchestra of Toronto, The Greater Toronto Philharmonic Orchestra, North York Symphony Orchestra, London Youth Philharmonic Orchestral Project, and I conduct the Toronto Philharmonic Orchestra Project. I also work professionally for the York University Symphony Orchestra, the York university Theatre Department, St Michael's College Music Department and the St Michael's College Theatre. All of these in a professional capacity either giving lessons, playing in symphony orchestras or musicals, or conducting or composing.

About Aidan

I like to be picky and specific when it comes to all things music but understanding as long as effort is put in. I have real world composition, conducting and performance experience that I am always more then happy to share. I have played professionally in the Orchestra of Toronto, The Greater T

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Lindsey W.

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Starting at $28
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Bachelor of Music in Music Education from Ohio Northern University
  • Teaching since 2012
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Lindsey W.

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My major instrument in college was clarinet, but I am a woodwind specialist, having performance experience on flute, clarinet, and saxophone. I have a particular affinity for late beginners, and have had some success in helping these students catch up to their peers. All of my woodwind students use the Rubank method books in addition to any method books they may already be using in their band classes. I also introduce appropriate literature and studies specific to each instrument once the basics have been mastered. I encourage all of my woodwind students to participate in OMEA Solo and Ensemble contest and to audition for OMEA District and State Honor Bands.

About Lindsey

Hello, I'm Lindsey! I'm a 2011 graduate of Ohio Northern University with a degree in Music Education. I live in Xenia with my husband, four children, and dog. My primary job is "Mom," but I'm also a teacher. I offer private music lessons on several instruments in the client's home, in my home, and

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Jennifer
Lindsey is a great teacher and very patient.

Natsuki S.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Natsuki S.

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I am experienced in most styles: Jazz, Pop, Classical, Latin, R&B, Funk, Rock etc…
After discussing your goals, we will figure out the best way to accomplish those goals!

I am a really easy-going person and I want you to have FUN and discover new stuff every time you play your instrument.

After we figure out what you want to play and what areas we want to work on, I will make a special curriculum for you! Each student has a different curriculum that is specific to his or her level and learning style. I give a weekly curriculum after every lesson so you don’t need to worry about forgetting what we worked on at our lesson and you can work on it at home. Looking at past curriculum also provides an excellent way to look at a student’s progress.

One of the most important aspects of playing a woodwind instrument is achieving a good tone. I will help you get a good tone by teaching the fundamentals: from how to hold your instrument, how to blow, etc…

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About Natsuki

Hello Students/Parents: I have been playing saxophone for 18 years and currently I am playing professionally in the Los Angeles area. I have been teaching music for more than 8 years and have been able to find fun and creative methods for helping my students succeed. I was born and raised in

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Jon D.
First lesson. She is a great player and teacher.
George
Excellent start.
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Michael W.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Saxophone Performance from University of Arizona
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Awarded Fine Arts Scholarship from University of Arizona
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Michael W.

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I have been performing and competing on saxophone for over 16 years, and I have a degree from the University of Arizona in saxophone performance. My private lesson studio opened in 2012 and since then I have cultivated a deep passion for creating personalized lessons for motivated students. I teach all ages, all skill levels and all styles. I look forward to meeting you!

About Michael

I am a woodwind specialist with a degree in saxophone performance from the University of Arizona. I have been performing and competing since the fifth grade. Since arriving in Tucson in 2010, I have performed with dozens of groups, perhaps most notably the Tucson Symphony Orchestra. I play a variet

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Rebecca
Michael is an excellent teacher and he was so patient with my daughter (5th grade). She was way ahead of the other students in her class and he found additional music for her to learn so she wasn't bored.
Suzette
When my 11 year old son first began saxophone lessons with Michael Weiss, he was a true beginner but within 5 months, he was playing a song at a recital! Michael is patient and kind but firm in his direction and has instilled confidence in my son that he can play whatever songs he wants to play with focus and practice. Michael is flexible and adept at tailoring his lessons to the individual's needs. I highly recommend him.
Suzette
When my 11 year old son first began saxophone lessons with Michael Weiss, he was a true beginner but within 5 months, he was playing a song at a recital! Michael is patient and kind but firm in his direction and has instilled confidence in my son that he can play whatever songs he wants to play with focus and practice. Michael is flexible and adept at tailoring his lessons to the individual's needs. I highly recommend him.

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in Upland, CA

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in Upland 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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$51 average
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"my first language is spanish, I tough that was going to make it more dificult for me to learn. I can now tell you how wrong I was. Matt took me from not knowing anything about music to playing the Ave Maria on Sax at the St. Patriks Cathedral in NYC .
Matt you are the best. I can't thank you enough."
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Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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"Crazy, awsome guy. Really enjoys what he is doing and gets you excited about learning to play. Flexible and offers multiple ideas to reach a goal.
Cool guy!"
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Took Saxophone lessons from Michael R.
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Caira
Took Saxophone lessons from Eric C.
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"Frixos is a great teacher. He is very patient and knowledgeable. He worked with my son for an audition and was able to correct the problems right away. My son's audition went really well."
Amy
Took Saxophone lessons from Frixos P.
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"I don’t sit in on the lessons, but this is the first lesson my 13 yr old takes initiative to be ready for. No chasing him to be ready. He even voluntarily re joined the band at school. All good signs to me. We had a couple of hiccups and Andrew was very accommodating to assist with rescheduling. BEST thing busy mom doesn’t have to leave home!"
Tae
Took Saxophone lessons from Andrew L.
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"Chelsea was very patient and listened to my concerns. She had material ready for me to play and was very kind when she corrected me. She always found something I did right even when I made mistakes. Very good teacher!"
George
Took Saxophone lessons from Chelsea C.
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"Lucas is very patient. He works around any obstacles that may pop up. He is very knowledgeable in teaching. Thankful we decided to try him. Would highly recommend him to anyone looking for a good saxaphone instructor."
Ashley
Took Saxophone lessons from Lucas H.
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"London is a patient and excellent sax teacher. I was having problems and, within minutes he corrected me. He also showed me how I can self correct."
Paula
Took Saxophone lessons from Lonze R.
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"Lauren has been giving my son saxophone lessons for over 4 years. She has been an excellent teacher always on time and available. He has progressed under her direction very well. Currently, she's teaching our daughter acoustic guitar and we've been very happy with her progress."
Scott and Marcia
Took Saxophone lessons from Lauren M.
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"Cool dude, excited to learn more from him."
Leonidas
Took Saxophone lessons from Eric P.
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