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Maureen W.

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Silver Spring, MD
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master of Music in Saxophone Performance from Peabody Conservatory
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Maureen W.

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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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Francis
I think she is a really good teacher.
Anna O.
Our daughter is very pleased with he new saxophone teacher!!
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Mike P.

Fort Washington, MD
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
  • Teaching since 2019
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Mike P.

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Having a great time learning the saxophone and learning about how to play it in any context!

About Mike

Hello! My name is Michael Paxton, I am a current senior at Towson University and am eager to teach future young musicians how to play the Saxophone and to even teach them about music in general. I can also provide clarinet and flute lessons as well! I study Jazz Performance at Towson and I gig here

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Lynaia
Mike is great with my high school student. My son loves to attend his lessons and always gets a lot out of it. Mike is helping him get back to the fundamentals he really needs to perfect in order to grow his saxophone skills.
Tev
Mike was so patient and positive with my 11 year old son that had never picked up a clarinet in his life. My son had so much fun in his first lesson and was proud of what he accomplished. Thank you!
Emilia S.
Our daughter is really enjoying her lessons with Mike!

Kim B.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Music Education from Wayne State University
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Kim B.

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Hi! I have a Bachelors in Music Education and have experience teaching many beginning students! I have 3 children and decided to give up regular teaching to be with them. I believe that tone production is the most important area of study. It doesn’t matter what you can play if it doesn’t sound good. I can’t wait to help more students love to “play” on their instruments!

About Kim

Hello! I started my love of music at a young age with my family playing and singing at family functions. That turned into a wanting to learn how to play the flute and I went up through high school with that instrument. After high school I branched out more into vocal performance. After that I j

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Mike
Mrs. Bemus provides a calm nurturing approach to teaching. She saw potential in me, and helped inspire me to become a future educator myself.
Mark
Kim completed her student teaching in Music Education at Roosevelt High School in Wyandotte. During her teaching she worked with all instruments Flute, Clarinet, Sax, Trumpet, Baritone, Trombone, Tuba and Percussion. She also assisted with the award winning Wyandotte Marching Chiefs Marching Band Program.
Brooke
Kim is a fantastic instructor! She is experienced, encouraging, and patient with students as they are learning. She helped me prepare for solo and ensemble, and supported me throughout the process. I highly recommend choosing Kim as your instructor.

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Carl W.

54 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaching since 2001
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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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From the very first lesson, I could tell that Carl would be a excellent fit for my daughter. She has studied classical piano for six years and wanted to learn some different musical styles. He helped her turn her one finger hunt and peck gospel song into something that sounded like Sunday morning. And he's been so good about helping her find music she likes to play. Highly recommend!
Jamaine A.
So far so good! Love the lesson
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Daniel L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Science - Instrumental Music Education (PK-12) from University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
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Daniel L.

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As I have taught many students on many different instruments, my focus has been on providing students with a firm foundation, including proper posture, breathing, embouchure, technique, and pitch/rhythm literacy. Students will not continue studying, practicing, and performing if they don't enjoy the lesson experience and relationship with their teacher. Learning happens most meaningfully and rapidly (not to mention is sustained) when students connect with their teacher, and that most easily occurs when teachers are in tune with their students' interests and goals. As a former music student who sometimes had very little input in what I learned on certain instruments, I remember the boredom and sometimes dread on the lesson day! Asking my students questions, listening to their answers and interests, as well as providing positive and constructive feedback nurtures the students' love of music and their instrument.

About Daniel

Greetings! I started playing the saxophone at the age of seven. Having an incredible middle school band teacher, I was drawn to teaching at an early age. In 2001, I completed my student teaching at the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse where I earned a Bachelor of Science degree in I K-12 Instrum

Izzy S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Awarded Outstanding Academic Achievement Award from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Izzy S.

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Students and parents can expect an individualized curriculum, not dependent on a one particular book or method. Based around repertoire that the student chooses, I teach you all the necessary techniques to become a great saxophone player but through the music of your choice!
I offer virtual lessons through the video chat platform of your choice, so we can continue making music while social distancing!

About Izzy

Originally from Philadelphia, I am a 2018 graduate of world-renowned institution for contemporary music, Berklee College of Music, where I earned a degree in K-12 music education. A classically trained flutist, clarinetist, saxophonist, oboist and bassoonist, I have studied with instrumental virtuo

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"Lonze does a great job of making lessons informative and fun. Highly recommend his ability for any one wanting to learn."
sean
Took Saxophone lessons from Lonze R.
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""Cool, amazing, fun, and I don't know what else" said my 9 year old son who has taken 4 weekly beginner lessons with Carl. "Carl will go at your own pace. He gives advice and will do a duet if you want him to with you. He is a great saxophone player."

We had to set up our home computer for web chat, but it seems to work very well and we can definitely hear my son's improvement week to week (he just started playing this fall). Carl is very patient and will send you music files and links that he thinks will help your student. Overall four thumbs up from the student and his (non-saxophone playing) parent."
Michael
Took Saxophone lessons from Carl W.
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"This guy is amazing. From day one has always been extremely patient and very well prepared. Goes the extra miles to teach you and always thinks about the student first. Couldn't be happier with my teacher Eric"
Viri
Took Saxophone lessons from Eric F.
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"Awesome, she was great and has a very pleasant and helpful personality. We are looking forward to the next lesson."
DeDe
Took Saxophone lessons from Dr. Kimberly K.
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"So good. learning to do a solo"
Melissa
Took Saxophone lessons from Frixos P.
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"Rick is a great saxophone and jazz improvisation teacher. I started with him from scratch a year ago. In just a couple lessons he helped me get a good sound and all my basics happening. He has a lot of experience teaching; it really shows in how clearly he is able to explain how each thing we work on works and how to practice it. I always leave each lesson with recordings of him discussing exactly what I’m supposed to work on for the week along with examples he plays on his sax for me to follow. He really cares about my success and progress each week. In fact, he coaxes me to send him recordings every night while I’m practicing so that he can help me if I’m getting something wrong or to give me the confidence of knowing that I’m doing it right or some suggestions on how I can improve it. In other words, I can get feedback every time I need it if I send a recording. That’s helped me avoid a lot of wasted time. I’m progressing so fast and I really have fun at my lessons. I joined "The Big Phat Band" Band Camp this summer and had the best experience of my life playing in the band. Rick helped me in so many ways to prepare for that and it's made me inspired to practice even more. I highly recommend taking a lesson and see for yourself what an outstanding saxophone teacher he is."
YUKI
Took Saxophone lessons from Rick R.
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"This was our introduction. Maureen took the time to understand what I am interested in. She laid out a vision for how we would proceed with my training and provided. Me with materials to get up and running quickly. As a beginning player and an adult learner, I couldn’t be happier with her."
Chet
Took Saxophone lessons from Maureen W.
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"Max is a fantastic teacher! He taught my 12-year old son James how to play saxophone from the very beginning. James had never played the sax before and after his first lesson he could already play a song. Max is passionate and inspires and motivates his students, and his lessons are well planned out. Besides being a great teacher, he is also an amazing saxophone player! I now also have my younger daughter learn to play clarinet with Max, and she also loves her lessons."
Michele S
Took Saxophone lessons from Max W.
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"Jimi is knowledgeable and explained everything about the saxaphone very well. I was happy with my first lesson."
Jackie
Took Saxophone lessons from Jimi Z.
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"Very nice guy -- helpful!"
Luke
Took Saxophone lessons from Michael R.
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