Saxophone Lessons in Vallejo, CA

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Aidan F.

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  • Teaching since 2016
  • Bachelor of Music Jazz Studies from Rutgers University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Aidan F.

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My philosophy on teaching revolves around the idea that on the foundation of instrumental technique and functional ear training, all other facets of music are made easier.
Developing instrumental technique teaches the student how to assess and target their weaknesses. This is necessary to make the process efficient. I work with students to create a plan so that they can develop quickly while practicing a reasonable amount. I know their lives are busy enough.
Functional ear training is a skill that not only makes playing music easier, but it also makes listening to music more enjoyable! This is a skill the student keeps for the rest of their lives, regardless of whether or not they continue to play their instrument as an adult.
For jazz music specifically, if the student wants to go down that road, I find it imperative to make sure the history of the music goes hand in hand with the craft of the music. The study of history gives greater context to the music we listen to, which ...

About Aidan

I'm a professional saxophonist, composer, and arranger. I graduated from Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University with a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies. In my life, I have been fortunate enough to study with jazz legends such as NEA Jazz Master Barry Harris, Gary Smulyan, Victor Lewi

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Justin H.

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Starting at $25
  • Master of Music in Wind Band Conducting from Central Michigan University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers from Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers
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Justin H.

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I have been teaching music to students of all ages for 17 years and I absolutely love it! I am a fun loving teacher who has high expectations of my students. I have a bachelor (UM) and Master (CMU) degree in music. I am a school band director as my full-time career. I am able to teach all of the brass, woodwind, and percussion instruments, including piano, to varying degrees. You will receive a multi-faceted lesson with me including music theory, music history, new techniques, musicianship skills, performance skills, and much more. I look forward to this chance to work with you!

About Justin

As a highly skilled musician and teacher with proven experience in building music programs, teaching all levels of skill, expressing a high level of artistry, and developing professional relationships; I believe you will thoroughly enjoy working with me. I have been a life long musician, starting

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Greg
One of the most talented musicians I have ever met. While trombone is his main instrument, he plays and instructs exceptionally well on a myriad of other instruments. He is calm and patient with learners and has a very rich knowledge base when it comes to musical literature and technique. I highly recommend Justin Hammis for anyone interested in private lessons.
Jessie
He was band director for my kids. He is a terrific person and a fun, talented director.

Dave L.

16 Reviews
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Starting at $29
  • Bachelor of Music Education w/specialization in Instrumental Music from University of Central Florida
  • Teaching since 1994
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Dave L.

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All levels of saxophone instruction. Beginning through advance techniques - Classical and popular music genres. Improvisational techniques, etc.

About Dave

Teaching Experience: Private Lessons - 20+ years Public School - 4 years Primary Instruments taught: piano, woodwinds Masters Degree in TV/Film Music Orchestration - 2019 University of Chichester, United Kingdom Bachelor's Degree in Music Education - 2001 University of Central Flori

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Janice Z.
Very patient with this senior citizen. Looking forward to my next lesson.
Matt
David is a great instructor. He can hear what you are doing wrong and tell you how to correct. I am learning Saxophone much faster than I thought possible.
Mark M.
Good first lesson with Dave. He's a great communicator and seemed to understand my level of music experience; he knew the right subjects to linger on, and what information he could skip over, confident that I already knew it. I felt like we were able to cover a lot of ground in 45 short minutes.

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Kareem K.

14 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1994
  • Awarded Full Scholarship from Olympic College
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Kareem K.

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About Kareem

A native of the Pacific Northwest, saxophonist Kareem K is a performer, composer, and educator, who is in high demand for his talents both on and off the stage. Growing up in the northwest with its vibrant music scene allowed Kareem the opportunity to study with, listen to and perform with world

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Sophie
Kareem is a wonderful teacher. He is very present during the lessons and clearly brings a wealth of teaching and playing experience, along with a love of music, to the table. He has an easy manner with students - I really appreciate this as my daughter was hesitant to take private lessons but she is enjoying them very much. Thank you Kareem!
Michael S.
Kareem is superb. Under his tutelage I am certain I will advance quickly from my current skill set. I'm more convinced than ever that I can become a real musician. His assignments require the commitment that I am willing to invest. I hope I will live up to his expectations.
Jacqueline
My granddaughter is 6 years old and this is her first professional piano teacher. Kareem is ensuring that she has the basics down before she continues. She enjoys the lessons, and is excited when lesson day comes.
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Anthony N.

4 Reviews
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  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Anthony N.

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I have been playing saxophone for 18 years and have been involved in every facet of it throughout school (jazz band, marching band, symphonic band) and beyond to professional rock bands. Whether it's fundamentals, improvisational technique, or working on altissimo notes, I can help.

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Singing Teacher Specializing in Contemporary/ Rock (Also Saxophone!) Active School of Rock Teacher Hello Everyone, I have made a career onstage in musicals and in rock bands for the past 10 years, while keeping an active Youtube channel where I can promote my own projects. Notable cred

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Eric
Been taking remote lessons with Anthony for the past couple months, and very satisfied so far! With the focus on rock vocals, Anthony is not only very experienced, but also a great teacher. He is exceptional at explaining different internal experiences and practical ways to approach the voice as an instrument. Definitely plan to continue lessons in the future.
MARISSA
Anthony is a stellar performer and teacher. He teaches from experience and has a vast background of all styles of singing. Anyone who is interested in learning how to sing pop/rock/metal in a healthy and sustainable way should take a lesson!
Nicole
Anthony is a wonderful teacher & an outstanding performer. His broad knowledge of music really helps when it comes to fine tuning & training voices. He is kind, caring and is always willing to answer all questions. I could not recommend Anthony more.
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Sergio M.

23 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • B.A. Music Business from NJCU
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Sergio M.

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I've been playing saxophone for over 15 years and i like to teach beginners or intermidiate level students. I graduated with a Bachelor's of Arts in Music Business.
I stress patience and helping in anyway needed

About Sergio

Hi, there! My name is Sergio and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons for a few years and have loved helping my students play saxophone, DJ, and learn the basics of piano. I went to New Jersey City University and earned a degree in Music Business in 2018. I'm a patient and u

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Edward B.
Sergio provided a good understanding and application for my first saxophone lesson. I had no knowledge of playing the instrument. He showed my how to create sound right off the bat. He had a good attitude with me, being very relax and patient. Nice time with him. Eddie.
Paul M.
Another great lesson! I hIghly recommend Sergio!
Paul M.
Sergio is terrific! Highly recommend. Smart, easy to talk to, clear instruction and good sense of humor too. Big thumbs up!

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in Vallejo, CA

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in Vallejo is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $49 and $109 per hour.
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"Very friendly and extremely helpful I’m really looking forward to my next lesson. I love how she jumped right in and got me playing."
Carl
Took Saxophone lessons from Gwendolyn B.
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"Excellent teacher! Explains things well and is very amenable to answering questions. A great experience. Looking forward to playing some jazz!"
Harriet
Took Saxophone lessons from Anthony L.
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"Very knowledgeable on the instrument and helpful in his explanations."
Charlie
Took Saxophone lessons from Yakov D.
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"Tony is an excellent teacher. My son has been taking lessons with him for few months now and he loves it. He has learned a lot. Tony is very patient, flexible, has a lot of energy and you can easily tell he enjoys what he does. My son is looking forward every Monday for his Tenor Sax lessons. I highly recommend him"
Daniel
Took Saxophone lessons from Anthony L.
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Harry G. is an excellent saxophone teacher with a wide range of knowledge. He is pleasant and engaging and has made learning a second instrument for my 10 year old son FUN! Luke is already playing duets with Harry after only 1 month of lessons! I can't recommend Harry G. enough!!
Stephanie- mom"
Stephanie
Took Saxophone lessons from Harry G.
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"The online lessons are going better than I expected. Kimberly has established a great relationship with my daughter and my daughter is already making improvements."
Mary
Took Saxophone lessons from Dr. Kimberly K.
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"Shannon is very personable and obviously loves what she does. She explains things in a very simple and easy to understand fashion. I was comfortable with her right away. I'm excited about playing my instrument!"
Melissa
Took Saxophone lessons from Shannon S.
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"Amazing first lesson! Tina was incredibly patient and thorough -- my daughter really enjoyed it"
Brad
Took Saxophone lessons from Tina D.
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"Sean is a great teacher-very upbeat and positive! He explains things in a way that makes it easy to understand. Sean makes learning fun! :)"
Jenae
Took Saxophone lessons from Sean H.
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"Kevin takes a easy going approach while teaching both of my children sax and clarinet. He makes lessons educational and fun at the same time."
Jim
Took Saxophone lessons from Kevin G.
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