Saxophone Lessons in Windsor Locks, CT

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Jon S.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2005
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Jon S.

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I work with the student to develop a curriculum based on their musical interests and my own teaching pedagogy. I strongly feel that for musicians to own their education, they must have a say in what they play. Assigning method books and mindless etudes to practice doesn't have nearly the same effect asking them "Ok, what kind of music do YOU like? What do you want to PLAY? What do you want to LEARN?".

I believe that students learn best when they are invested in a subject, and the best way to get them invested is to individually get to know each one, speak to them on their level, and get them playing music they're interested in.

About Jon

I'm a professional performer, educator, and recording artist. I received my Masters in Music from New Mexico State University, and my BA and BME from the College of Wooster in Ohio. Students can expect to improve their technique and performing repertoire within a matter of weeks. We will collabo

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Abby
My experience with Jon is pleasant and effective. His knowledge and patience creates a fun atmosphere that is both challenging and inspiring. He clearly loves to teach and I am lucky to learn from him.
Nosa
Jon was wonderful! He gave me some great tips and even provided some material in helping me build
My guitar skills. He was great at listening and giving me a well thought out answers to my questions. I highly recommend it this teacher!
Dave
Jon is great! Initially I was concerned he was using a lot of the time assessing, but his suggestions were SO pertinent that I now appreciate that he spent a lot of time upfront to know me, my goals and my current level. I can tell his advice will be fruitful!

Aidan T.

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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, French, Dutch, English
  • Awarded Music Director Award from St Michael's College
  • Specialization in Music from St Michael's College
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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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Scott M.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Parent's Choice Award from Parent's Choice Award
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Scott M.

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I have Alto and Tenor Saxophones, and can teach you to play and read, improvise, and how to make it sing

About Scott

Hi! I'm Scott. I usually perform using a one-man band setup I created. I modified guitar and made foot pedals to control a drum set, while singing. I have a recording studio at home, and have performed with bands as a singer, guitarist, saxophonist, bassist, percussionist, and as a sound engineer.

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Matthew T.
Scott is a great teacher, informative, very skilled and fun to work with
Liam
Had our first lesson with Scott. He was great with my 7 year old. We look forward to future lessons with him!
Eric
Very personable and eager to share his love of music. He’s not looking to teach you “his way” but meeting you where you’re at and helping you get to where you want to go, musically.

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Brian C.

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Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BA in Music from Humboldt State University
  • Teaching since 2007
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Brian C.

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The second you put your reed on your mouthpiece, you shape your sound. I like to alternate mouthpieces for unique new tones for different styles. Whether you are a beginner or have played for a few years, I can help you learn to play through passages, improvise over chords, and find your distinct tone. Let's jam!

About Brian

My name is Brian C. and I've been featured in the Berkeley Folklore Archive for songwriting! I am a creative person who is adept at a number of musical instruments. While I don't play them all, I would certainly like too. I have a music degree and I would love to teach your student anything from

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Jane D.
Brian is great for kids and adults!

My 10-year-old showed interest in learning piano, and Brian is great! My 8-year-old thought it looked fun, so we added him, and Brian does a great job with him. In fact, my 40-something husband was so impressed, he signed up, too! Brian is terrific with all of them. Everyone is learning at his own speed and each is improving. Brian adeptly teaches according to skill, interest, aptitude, and attitude. I'm so impressed! I heartily recommend for anyone looking for a music teacher.
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Damontae S.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Music Performance conc. Jazz Saxophone from Kennesaw State University
  • Teaching since 2016
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Damontae S.

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I work to create a comfortable teaching environment that students can thrive in, no matter what stage in their musical developement they are in. I want to be sure that students understand and apply technique, and concepts effectively. Adjusting my teaching style for each students needs, they will find that they learn much faster.

About Damontae

I strive to create a comfortable inviting environment for students to learn in. I have played the saxophone for 10 years, starting in middle school and now playing in college. I am currently getting my degree for Saxophone Performance. I look forward to passing on my knowledge and expertise!

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Tracy H.
Another good lesson. you don't have to keep asking.
Tracy H.
Damontae is a good teacher, I can tell from my first lesson. He is calm and knows how to show you what important skills to practice, and build upon during your next class. He knows what he is doing.
Tracy H.
Excellent!!!!
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Lindsey W.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • 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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Lindsey is a great teacher and very patient.

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in Windsor Locks, CT

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in Windsor Locks 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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"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! :)"
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Took Saxophone lessons from Sean H.
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Took Saxophone lessons from Sergio M.
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"Matt is a great teacher. He's flexible and patient and really knowledgeable. Would definitely recommend!"
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Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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"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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Took Saxophone lessons from Michael W.
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She is a great teacher"
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Took Saxophone lessons from Rebecca F.
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"Gleb is an excellent teacher. He is an accomplished musician and was patient and thorough during the lesson."
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Took Saxophone lessons from Gleb V.
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"She's very nice, easy to understand what she taught as a beginner, I enjoyed the first lesson with her."
Penny
Took Saxophone lessons from Tina D.
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"Very personable and attentive to problems; diagnosed needs well!"
Jack
Took Saxophone lessons from Luther B.
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"Stephen is extremely patient, skillful and presents his lessons in an easy to understand manner. I can always recommend him to anyone."
Uche
Took Saxophone lessons from Stephen Y.
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"Fantastic first lesson"
Dave
Took Saxophone lessons from Rob S.
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