Saxophone Lessons in Newington, CT

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James B.

New Britain, CT
Starting at $40
  • Music Education from Western CT State College
  • Teaches students 9 to 75
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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James B.

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Greetings! I teach all of the Band instruments...oboe,flute, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, drums, and also beginning piano; I have a Master's Degree in Music Education.
I have taught for 35 years in the public schools in CT, and I am certified!
I have also taught private lessons throughout my teaching career.
I hope to meet many of you soon!

About James

Hello! I am James and I have taught in the public schools in Connecticut for 35 years teaching all the Band instruments (flute, oboe, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, drums), and also piano. I have also taught beginning violin, viola, and cello. I have taught privately for many years and h

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Carl W.

60 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies from University of North Texas
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Carl W.

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With over 20 years as a professional saxophonist and 15 years teaching experience I know the demands of a performing musician professionally and academically. I teach students how to produce a good tone quality with characteristic vibrato. I can teach students to become good at reading music. Students who are interested in jazz or pop styles of music will be taught improvisation techniques and how to play by ear.

About Carl

As far back as I can remember I have always enjoyed performing music. I can remember during my elementary school years how I would play drums during church service. Some days I would sneak in my dad's closet to play his saxophone. I began learning how to play saxophone in middle school and by the t

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Dee
Carl is a wonderful instructor. I may get a little overzealous at times, but he’s always patient and he indulges my imagination of being Kenny Dee. :)
LaRon Archibald
GREAT INSTRUCTOR!!! Carl is very patient when teaching technique. I liked the approach he'd take to help me understand fingering and learning theory behind what I was doing. Just unfortunate covid 19 came and disrupted my in-home teachings.....I'd recommend him to anybody looking for an good instructor.
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Carter W.

17 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Carter W.

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Hello!

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 poor 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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Peter
I've been learning for about 6 weeks now and could not ask for more. Excellent teacher helping me reach the goals I have as fast I can yet always with excellence and integrity to the pride of the instrument. Awesome.
Peter
Just finished my First Lesson. Very helpful, instructive and easy to learn from. Highly Recommended!
Peters C.

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Beth P.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 1980
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Beth P.

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I am not a one-size-fits-all type of teacher. I tailor lessons to individuals and factor in how they learn, and what their specific goals are. I have taught saxophone and clarinet lessons since I was in high school, which was a few decades ago by now. I have saxophone performance and pedagogy degrees from Indiana University, and Arizona State. I have also played professionally since high school - both jazz and classical. I maintain a large studio, but can fit a few more students into my schedule.

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I tailor lessons to the individual, taking their goals into account. I can get you as far as you want to go.

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Carter W.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Carter W.

17 Reviews
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Hello!

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 poor 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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Peter
I've been learning for about 6 weeks now and could not ask for more. Excellent teacher helping me reach the goals I have as fast I can yet always with excellence and integrity to the pride of the instrument. Awesome.
Peter
Just finished my First Lesson. Very helpful, instructive and easy to learn from. Highly Recommended!
Peters C.
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Brad W.

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Starting at $80
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 11 and up
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Brad W.

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I have more to offer than your average saxophone teacher. My performance resume is deep, ranging from feature performances on Saturday Night Live, The Grammys, and The Tonight Show to multiple award-nominated and nationally reviewed records as a composer/bandleader. I have two degrees in music performance, both from Louisiana State University -- one in classical performance (B.M.) and one in jazz studies (M.M.). And I have extensive experience as an educator, including my work with Teach for America (NYC), guest artist/clinician appearances at 7 different universities, and 15 years of experience as a private instructor.

Most importantly, though, I love teaching music, and I love playing music. Let's work together!

About Brad

Brad Walker is one of the most active and sought-after performers in the city of New Orleans. Perhaps best known for his “soaring” (Rolling Stone), “energetic” (NPR), and “tasteful” (Relix) solos on Saturday Night Live, the Grammys, and the Tonight Show with Nashville mega-star Sturgill Simpson, Br

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Laura
Excellent teacher! Brad is very professional, has an extensive knowledge base, and an impressive resume he lives up to. I've taken numerous lessons from other musicians, and I've never encountered someone more passionate about both teaching and playing music. Highly recommend!

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in Newington, CT

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in Newington is $69. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $130 per hour.
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"I feel that he is very cool, and he will help me get ready for my competition."
Steve
Took Saxophone lessons from Ian B.
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"30 lessons for my high school son with Ben. Excellent teacher. Always on time. Very professional. Baritone Sax. Highly recomend. Will be getting more lessons with Ben."
Bryan
Took Saxophone lessons from Benjamin M.
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"Very knowledgeable and easy going. My son had a good rapport with Matt and I sensed he was very comfortable with him."
Kevin
Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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"Jeff Johnson is a wonderful private lesson teacher! He is an outstanding musician and is very knowledgeable about the saxophone, literature, and what it takes to help students improve. I highly recommend him as a private instructor."
Julie
Took Saxophone lessons from Jeff J.
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"We are off to a great start!!! Very encouraging."
James
Took Saxophone lessons from Rob 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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"Jordan is the consummate professional. He is on time with a fine manner of teaching. He is patient and very knowledgeable as well as sensitive to the students needs and obstacles they may be facing. Highly recommended."
Mike
Took Saxophone lessons from Jordan M.
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"I was hesitate about finding an online teacher (a first for us) but we struck gold. Matt has been fantastic from the beginning. He communicates well and is accommodating to schedule changes. More importantly, my son really likes the way he teaches. He has a great ability to connect with his students. I would highly recommend Matt."
Peter
Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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"Mr. Frixos is very patient, helpful and knowledgable on what he teaches. My daughter is excited to work with him. I give him a 5 because he keeps the parent informed about what lessons he is working on with my daughter and what he expects her to work on. He explains everything even to me so I can assist my daughter.
Thanks Mr. Frixos you are wonderful. Great personality!"
Coretta
Took Saxophone lessons from Frixos P.
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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!"
Jac
Took Saxophone lessons from Michael R.
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