Saxophone Lessons in Newington, CT

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Popular Saxophone Teachers in Newington, CT

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John A.

Litchfield, CT
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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John A.

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30 years of experience playing the saxophone. I studied classical and jazz with a great, old bebopper named Wayne Demsey. I also have 20 plus years experience playing in rock and blues bands. Improve your tone and expression. Understand theory and harmony and learn to improvise. Learn classical repertoire and prep for CMEA or NEMFA auditions.

About John

My name is John Ambrose. I love music and I love sharing the joy of music with others. I have 20 plus years experience teaching. I am patient, knowledgeable and have a gift for making connections with students of all ages and abilities.

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Max S.

7 Reviews
West Hartford, CT
Starting at $45
  • Master of Music, Saxophone Performance from The Hartt School at the University of Hartford
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Max S.

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Whether you're picking up a saxophone for the first time or looking to reach the next level, I can help you achieve your goals!

About Max

In my experience working with over 2,500 students in one-on-one lessons, educational workshops, and outreach concerts, I've learned how to help students of all backgrounds achieve their goals and find joy in music. I love working with students on their journeys of musical discovery! My lessons focu

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Guy D.
Just finishing up my first 10 sessions with Max for my 12 year old. He loves him and has asked me to add more lessons! Very Happy with Max. He is patient, cool and always on time.

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Karen R.
I think Max was very perceptive regarding my skill level and some basics that I need to learn.
lucca M.
great intro session- Max seems like a good fit for our 7 year old son.
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Corinne K.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Bachelor of Music: Music Education and Music Composition from University of Georgia
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Corinne K.

18 Reviews
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Do you want to play what is known as the coolest woodwind out there? Move aside, oboe!

During a Corinne saxophone lesson, you will learn how to create beautiful sounds first and foremost. If at first you sound like a goose, fear not! A little bit of time with me will go a long way.

Once you are producing some quality saxophone sounds, we will move on to learning notes, reading music, and accomplishing your goals!

Aside from perfecting saxophone technique, we will also work on musicality and listening skills! These skills are important in bringing music to life.

If you already know how to play the saxophone, I will continue your education in whatever direction you would like to go.

I look forward to working with you!

About Corinne

Hello! Thank you for checking out my TakeLessons profile. My name is Corinne, and my passion is teaching. Great teachers can have lasting effects on their students, and I cherish the possibility of improving my students’ lives through music. When I'm teaching a lesson, it may seem on the surfac

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Clara
Corinne takes the time to understand where the student is in their learning process and instruct to the appropriate level. She is patient and gives clear instruction and practice techniques. Yea!!
Ava C.
Corinne is doing a fantastic job helping my daughter, Ava, with her clarinet. She is structured, detailed, and responsive. I appreciate that she communicates with me right after Ava's lesson to provide feedback and homework for Ava.
Philip
Corinne is very encouraging and works well with beginners!

Meet Online Saxophone Teachers Serving Newington, CT

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Kathleen L.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Bachelor's Degree in Music Performance from The College of New Jersey
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Kathleen L.

6 Reviews
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I use the Rubank series of method books which are full of exercises and songs that will help you bring your playing and technique to the next level. I also include Scales, arpeggios, and exercises as well. This method of teaching will lead to well-rounded, quick improvement!

About Kathleen

Kathleen Little, after playing the flute and piano on her own for seven years, began her classical education at the age of sixteen with international soloist Jun Kubo. Only a year and a half after Ms. Little began her studies with Jun Kubo, she was accepted into The College of New Jersey for a Bach

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Cathy Hayes
Fantastic! Katie is a wonderful instructor.
Jonathan
Katie was really great and engaging with my son.
Kaitlyn H.
Katie is an excellent teacher for both of my children 6 and 8

Raphael R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Raphael R.

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Online Saxophone Teacher

Technique, Music Theory, ear training Reading Music (Classical/ Jazz/ Bossa Nova/ Chorinho/ Samba/ Pop/ Rock/ etc...)
Theory, Improvisation (Beginners)
Saxophone, Clarinet, Piano

About Raphael

I am a professional musician with years of experience in classical music and many other genres. Started with the clarinet, piano then the saxophone. I teach and play in weddings, and all types of events

Danielle S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $85
  • BA in Music from The University of Tampa
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Danielle S.

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Online Saxophone Teacher

Learn music with the songs you want to play getting the techniques you need to learn.

About Danielle

Danielle Sopchak is a NYC-based flutist and multi-instrumentalist. Known first for her vibrant flute playing, Danielle is a performer, educator and arranger. She strives to bring the flute into the forefront of improvisational music. Though currently based in NYC, she is an active member of the Nas

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in Newington, CT

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in Newington is $71. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $179 per hour.
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$55 average
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$71 average

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"Matt is a great teacher. He's flexible and patient and really knowledgeable. Would definitely recommend!"
Dina
Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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"The first review was incorrect sorry.. Mr. Frixos is by far a great teacher. He teaches my daughter the saxophone. He is very kind, patient and really enjoys what he teach you can see that passion and how dedicated he is in teaching. I give him a 5 star because he explains it not only to my daughter but to me as well so I can help her. We enjoy his lessons and he has a great price for the time he teaches I recommend Mr. Frixos because of his knowledge and dedication to this field. He is a fantastic teacher.

I am still a little stiff with the computer so sorry for the earlier post that was incorrect you are more than a 1 star Mr. Frixos."
Coretta W.
Took Saxophone lessons from Frixos P.
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"Great first lesson!"
Sam
Took Saxophone lessons from Carter W.
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"Getting connected to the internet was a pain but once that was done the lesson one very well looking forward to more"
Kyler
Took Saxophone lessons from Seth D.
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Melissa
Took Saxophone lessons from Frixos P.
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"I am saxophone player at an intermediate to advanced level and Rick’s lessons helped my sound and improvisation tremendously in a very short amount of time. What really sets Rick apart is that his method is unlike any other teacher I've studied with I highly recommend it to anyone wanting to learn how to improvise better. Let me start from the beginning.
I’ve been playing music for the past 15 years. I’ve taken lessons in drums, clarinet, and piano, while self-teaching myself piano, guitar, and bass guitar. Through the years though, I always had a desire to learn the saxophone. Never truly playing a solo instrument with jazz improvisation at its core, I started my quest for a teacher who could teach me how to improvise. I bounced around several local music shops and music conservatories, looking for a teacher that could unlock the mystery of improvisation, but I was subjected to hours upon hours of method books without ever actually being given the chance to start improvising over jazz standards. Of course, the basics are essential when improvising, but I always found myself over thinking things. I took a break for a few months, but when I was approached by my family to play saxophone for my grandparent’s 50th anniversary celebration of over 200 people, I decided that I needed to find a teacher who actually adjusted his lessons based on his student and their interests, rather than a cookie cutter lesson progression. During the first few lessons with Rick, he said that instead of focusing on the specific fingerings on the sax or the specific scales and notes I had to be playing, to really listen to the beauty of the music and just play what I hear in my head. Once I got comfortable and stopped thinking about what the “right” notes were, I stopped thinking and just played. A wall that I’ve tried to overcome for the past 5 years, was finally behind me after only a few lessons. After I got past my own thinking, Rick gave me very simple but effective methods to incorporate into my playing to create a more cohesive solo with stylistic tricks and motifs to really impress the crowd and love what you’re playing. I can without reservation, having studied with some of the top saxophone teachers/players in the Los Angeles/Orange County area, say that Rick changed my saxophone playing life and truly has the secrets to improvising on the saxophone. On top of that, even though he is a Grammy award winning artist, is one of the most humble people I’ve ever met. He is always so willing to impart knowledge from his immense amount of experience but never makes you feel like he is looking down on you or is frustrated with you. He teaches because he loves to do it, and to see his student’s eyes light up when they play their first improvised solo on saxophone, is the very reason he teaches so selflessly. That is what stood out the most to me."
Kevin
Took Saxophone lessons from Rick R.
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"Very informative for my son."
Kurt
Took Saxophone lessons from Benjamin M.
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"Is a very good teacher he's very patient."
Tara Hodnett
Took Saxophone lessons from Gio A.
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"Great lesson"
Eric
Took Saxophone lessons from Eric C.
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"Jordan is patient and very experienced, Cristian has enjoyed his lessons and looking forward to his next one."
Patricia
Took Saxophone lessons from Jordan M.
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