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Aidan F.

Falls Church, VA
Starting at $34
  • Bachelor of Music Jazz Studies from Rutgers University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • 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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kenny B.

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Centreville, VA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Teaches students 9 to 75
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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kenny B.

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My objective as a teacher is to ensure I am positioned to motivate students to develop their careers in music and also in critical thinking — to ensure students establish a connection with their audiences through live performances and meet the requirements of professional musicians in the current musical climate.

My approach to private lessons builds from two principles: creative thinking and application. To that end, I explicitly incorporate questions for the students in my lesson plan. I encourage students to ask questions and help them to solve the problems themselves.

About kenny

I believe in private lessons and I’ve been teaching since 2004 and this is what I learned from my previous students. To learn effectively and efficiently, you have to practice and find your way to get better every practice session. I will teach you how to become an artist, saxophonist, musician, an

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Asmita A.
I had my first lesson with Kenny. He is very easy to work with and very accommodating with scheduling. He explained the concepts very well for a beginner level learner like myself.I think I have found a fantastic tutor in him and hoping to continue this journey.
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Maureen W.

6 Reviews
Silver Spring, MD
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Master of Music in Saxophone Performance from Peabody Conservatory
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Maureen W.

6 Reviews
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Hi there! I am a classically trained saxophonist with a Masters from Peabody Conservatory and over 16 years of teaching experience. I tailor my lessons based on your interests and skill level, finding pieces you enjoy which challenge you. I can also give you a strong sense of the fundamentals, focusing on intonation, finger technique, vibrato and tone. Looking forward to hearing from you!

About Maureen

Welcome to online saxophone lessons! While studying with me we will focus on practice techniques to develop your speed, vibrato and intonation (one of the most important aspects of a good sound!) For students in grade school, lessons can help your skills in band class and in participation in solo a

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Elizabeth K.
Maureen was a super great teacher. She was very patient, understanding, and forgiving, even when I made a lot of mistakes.
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Cora A.
Maureen is wonderful! She is really patient and helpful with my daughter. Highly recommend!

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Inigo G.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish, Basque
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Saxophone Performance from Berklee College of Music
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Inigo G.

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I have studied both Classical and Jazz saxophone in Europe and here with some of the best teachers in the world. I completed my Bachelor’s in Performance from Berklee College of Music, where I graduated Summa Cum Laude. In addition, I have a Masters in Music from the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University and over 9 years of experience teaching music. Since every student is different and has specific goals, my lessons are carefully prepared so that you can learn in a fast pace!

About Inigo

Inigo has been teaching private lessons since 2004 and is currently available to teach lessons at your home, at his studio, and online. Inigo has helped students learn from the basics of playing the saxophone to successfully audition for college. In addition, he has taught languages (Basque and Spa

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Arben (.
Inigo is wonderful and we are super happy with him.
Shpresa
very knowledgeable, easy to work with, thorough and friendly. I think Benny will learn a lot and is excited to continue his lessons.
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Steve M.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Professional Music from Berklee College of Music
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Steve M.

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I love working with brand new beginners all the way seasoned players who might be prepping for music college. I like to keep an fun atmosphere around the lesson and try to find out what drives my students.

We'll work through pieces from school and expand into topics such as improvisation, reading, music theory, and finding inspiration from great players. I have a jazz background, and love working with aspiring jazz musicians as well.

About Steve

I'm a saxophonist, pianist, arranger & songwriter. I graduated from Berklee College of Music with a Professional Music Degree, and currently run a sheet music startup called NiceChart. I have been a Music Director for Middle School and High School Bands and also have over 15 years experience teac

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Alina
Great first lesson with my brand-new to music kids (age 8 and 10). Steve is a natural with kids.
Matteo Boassa-Dulcis
Very kind, patient, and good at explaining different concepts!
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Callum M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2011
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Callum M.

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Whether you're a complete beginner or ready to start the road towards becoming a professional, Callum has the skills necessary to make you a better player. As a professional saxophonist, Callum has played shows all over the world but particularly in Asia where he spent most of his career. His recent festival appearances have included the Hong Kong International Jazz Festival, Hong Kong's premier rock festival Clockenflap, and Seoul's Zandari Festa. As a private teacher Callum has taught players of all ages and levels. Callum studied jazz composition at Berklee, and can also teach jazz theory and improvisation to players of other instruments.

About Callum

Callum has been playing saxophone since he was eight years old, and playing paying gigs since he was fourteen. He attended Berklee College of Music for Jazz Composition from 2007-­2011, where he wrote and arranged music for numerous bands. In 2011 he was chosen by Berklee to go on an international

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"My son's comment was that Tyler was the best music teacher he ever had and he has had a lot. He misses him a lot."
Paul
Took Saxophone lessons from Tyler B.
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"Very patient with my eleven year old grandson who is a new music student."
Brody
Took Saxophone lessons from Anthony M.
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"Skilled in both jazz and classical saxophone, Ian has been a great source of information and encouragement for the whole eight years I've been playing sax. He is very aware of the differences between members of the saxophone family and has helped me feel comfortable switching between alto and tenor. His ability to analyze and critique what I used to consider minor details in my tone/embouchure/etc. has made a significant impact on how I practice. I've even been able to pick up some quick basics on clarinet while my horns were in the repair shop.

Ian also performs quite a bit around town. I don't often get a chance to see him play (outside of lessons. of course), but whenever I do, I have a great time seeing him apply the same skills that he teaches me."
Dennis
Took Saxophone lessons from Ian T.
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"I'm learning everyday."
Owen
Took Saxophone lessons from Thomas K.
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"He was very helpful"
Burak
Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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"First lesson with Lucas- great start. Looking forward to more lessons."
Gary
Took Saxophone lessons from Lucas H.
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"Andrew explains concepts and techniques very thoroughly and patiently. He is very nice and helpful. He is encouraging and has helped me become a better sax player."
Irene
Took Saxophone lessons from Andrew L.
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"Kareem has been teaching me since I was in the fourth grade. I am currently in 8th grade, and man what can I say, he's as good as it gets! After two years I was in my middle school jazz band, which is not easy for a person who has only been playing for two years. You, yourself will be able to see extreme progress within just a few lessons! You must know Kareem teaches at Pierce College, a class at the Tacoma School of the Arts (which I hopefully will be attending and taking his class), teaches numerous private students every week, and lastly he performs with a stellar jazz band of his own! He is extremely dedicated to the musical field. If I were anybody reading this review and wanted to start playing any of the variety of instruments he plays, I would call Kareem K.!

-Adam Allegro"
Adam
Took Saxophone lessons from Kareem K.
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"Very patient, down to earth and cool, too. Looking forward to continuing the lessons with Ashley."
James
Took Saxophone lessons from Ashley E.
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"Gleb is a great sasophone and clarinet teacher! He has great talent to explaining, to let student to feel the instrument!"
Yura
Took Saxophone lessons from Gleb V.
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