Saxophone Lessons in Altamonte Springs, FL

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Emily W.

3 Reviews
Longwood, FL
Starting at $47
  • Bachelor of Science, Physics from Boston College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 11 and up
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Emily W.

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Saxophone lessons with me are unique because I had a very prestigious saxophone lessons teacher when I was in high school, and he taught in some bizarre and amazing ways. Sometimes lessons would be 8-10 hours long, involving singing, switching to flute or piano, and sometimes just blowing air through the instrument intentionally without sound. I think these lessons are what allowed me to become first saxophone in marching band and the Boston College Wind Ensemble, as well as win a competition as lead in a saxophone quartet. Other achievements included making the district band 3 years in a row in Massachusetts CDMMEA, and winning a gold medal in jazz ensemble 3 years in a row as lead tenor saxophone. My diversity plays a role in my success as well, as I have played bari, tenor, alto, and soprano, each for multiple years. I have played saxophone for 14 years and so far have only taught college age intermediate level students but would like to start teaching saxophone more permanently ...

About Emily

"It's not about learning, it's about understanding." Hi! My name is Emily and I am 23 years old. I am originally from Massachusetts, where I earned my degree in physics at Boston College before moving to central Florida in August 2017. I took off with just what I could fit in my car and drove from

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Tom
Emily is excellent! Emily is very knowledgeable, yet knows how to convey that knowledge to the student. She is smart, confident, patient, kind, and personable! I would highly recommend Emily to any student seeking to move to another level in saxophone mastery!
Steve
Emily is very easy to talk to and will go over things in different ways to make sure that you understand the concepts you struggle with.

I was very impressed with how open she was to setting goals and having something prepared for our first meeting.
Tom
Superb instructor! I am a beginner with alto sax. I would highly recommend Emily for teaching. She is very knowledgeable, patient, and organized!
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Alastair W.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Awarded Winner, North American Saxophone Alliance National Quartet Competition from North American Saxophone Alliance 2014
  • Teaches students 8 to 25
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Alastair W.

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Professional saxophonist trained at top conservatories and colleges in the US and UK. Experienced in teaching all levels and ages, from beginner through college students. Students have won district and state competitions and have earned places in college programs. I am currently teaching saxophone at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, where I teach music education and performance majors, as well as non-music majors.

About Alastair

"Wright’s playing was tremendously technical and high-flying. So high-flying in fact, that when he reached for some of his highest altissimo notes my eyebrows shot up in sympathetic awe." - KC Metropolis Review, 5/29/18. I currently serve on faculty at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, hav

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Samantha
Alastair has been a very patient and supportive teacher and has helped my daughter grow her interest in playing the saxophone.
Charles
Very much looking forward to the next lesson. He's perfect for the adult learner.
Matthew K.
Overall, Alastair does a great job teaching. Stay tuned.....
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Ray M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $39
  • Bachelors of Music from Rudi E Scheidt School of Music
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Ray M.

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About David "Ray"

I have played piano since age 5, saxophone since age 13, and guitar since age 15. I received a Bachelor of Music from the University of Memphis, a Masters of Education from Union, and have taught music for Memphis City Schools for the past 6 years. I love and play a wide variety of music includ

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Christina A.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Award for Best Musical Director from Inland Theater League
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Christina A.

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Learn to play classics, jazz, pop, and anything else! Saxophone can be a great way to express yourself through music. Learn great technique and have fun!

About Christina

My studio is based on the belief that our customers' needs are of the utmost importance. We are committed to meeting those needs. We would welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver you the best service in the industry! With over 14 years of teaching experience in both the classroom a

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Jay C.
She is terrific!!
Vihaan B.
Christina was wonderful. She made my son comfortable and tried to know about his likings in order to charter a course to suit his aptitude.
Prathik T.
She was like dby our kids and highly recommend her.

Maggie G.

Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Instrumental Music Education from East Tennessee State University
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Maggie G.

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I am a junior Music Education major with my primary instrument being saxophone. I have a passion for teaching and for your learning! Each lesson will be catered to you, your abilities, and your goals. I will be able to refer you to resources and pieces if you are not even sure where to start. I think learning to play an instrument should bring you joy and be a fun experience! I am able to teach beginning to intermediate players. Send me a message to see if I am the right teacher for you!

About Maggie

I am currently an undergrad student at ETSU studying Instrumental Music Education with my primary instrument being saxophone. I have been an active participant in Wind Ensemble, Saxophone Ensemble, Jazz Band, saxophone quartets, and a local concert band. I have taught high school players for the pa

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Jesse M.

102 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $70
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Bachelors of Music Education with Honors from New Mexico State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Jesse M.

102 Reviews
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Learn about rhythm, melody, harmony, and dynamics, and how they apply to the saxophone. Explore the range of your instrument through various scales. Build solid skills through understanding the mechanics of how your body and instrument work together.

About Jesse

*Disclaimer* I'm currently not taking beginner students on voice/singing, guitar, bass, drums, piano, and ukulele. I highly recommend my studio partners Melissa though. Please check out her profile: https://takelessons.com/profile/melissa-m62 My Background I've been playing with classic

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Liz S.
Talented teachers are rare. Like a great coach i sports... the coach doesn’t need to be the top athlete in his field to know how to teach each team member to hone their best abilities, he just has to know and see how to teach you how to get there. Being an outstanding teacher is a great talent all in itself... and that is Jesse. He has that quality and ability to lead, focus and take you where you want to go.
Romy R.
Jesse has given directions on how to successfully become a better musician. His approach and explanation on musical theories was much more understandable than what I was previously reading. Overall, I found the lessons to be very usefull.
Dulcenea
Super kind, patient and teaches a lot in each session!

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in Altamonte Springs, FL

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in Altamonte Springs 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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"Great teacher! Smart, patient and friendly. Gives productive direction. Thank you!"
Kimberly
Took Saxophone lessons from Dr. Kimberly K.
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"Awesome person and teacher."
Igor
Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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"Great instructor. Knows how to work well with students of all levels."
Lee
Took Saxophone lessons from Eric P.
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"He thought me how to have better smoother air and how to tongue, plus a better fingering for a sharp."
Jennifer
Took Saxophone lessons from Lucas H.
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"Helped ease my nerves and was able to play a G scale. Feel much more comfortable about practicing now"
Robert
Took Saxophone lessons from Lance R.
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"Julie is an awesome teacher. I'm in my 20's and was looking for someone to teach me the saxophone. I was a total beginner, and Julie was so patient from the beginning.
During each lesson, Julie taught me new things while enforcing the ideas she taught the previous lessons so that I would work on perfecting one skill while learning a new one, which encouraged me to continue practicing and working on the different techniques.
Additionally, Julie went above and beyond, helping me find a new instrument, as well as sending me many different songs to practice throughout the week. She really took the time to make sure I was learning as much as possible and learning it well.
Overall, I think Julie is a wonderful and talented teacher that really knows how to teach each student on their own level, and I'm so grateful to have taken lessons with her. I highly recommend!"
Chana
Took Saxophone lessons from Julie P.
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"Fabulous. My son loved his lessons with Carl. Highly recommend!!"
Ann
Took Saxophone lessons from Carl W.
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"Rick was professional, intuitive, and taught what I needed to learn, and NOT some preplanned generic lesson. I highly recommend him and I rarely recommend anything."
Bobby
Took Saxophone lessons from Rick R.
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"Extremely comfortable to knowledgeable to work with"
TJ
Took Saxophone lessons from Thomas K.
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"Awesome teacher! Really learned alot, thanks so much!"
Daniel
Took Saxophone lessons from Lucas H.
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