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Sean H.

12 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Outstanding Performance from Detroit Jazz Festival, 2008
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Sean H.

12 Reviews
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Saxophone is my life! I have played saxophone for 20 years and nothing makes me happier than sharing my knowledge with others. I have a BM Jazz Studies/Saxophone Performance from Western Michigan University.
While my passion is jazz, I also have plenty of classical experience. I love teaching saxophone!!

About Sean

When I was 12 or 13 I heard John Coltrane's masterpiece album 'Giant Steps' for the first time. From then on I was absolutely magnetized to the saxophone and devoted my life to studying the great art form of jazz. I have come to believe that the only thing better than playing music is sharing music

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Leslie W.
Super great, gave me tips and resources to practice at home and had a wonderful personality.
Jo W.
Great Teacher! Great experience. I have homework (yay!), and I am looking forward to returning.
Justin
Sean is a great teacher! He's extremely knowledgeable and can explain tough concepts very clearly. He's really made me feel like my goals are within reach. Highly, highly recommended (especially if you want to play jazz).

Dave K.

22 Reviews
Palos Heights, IL
Starting at $24
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor Music Performance from Northern Illinois University
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Dave K.

22 Reviews
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I have been teaching Saxophone for 18 years and have taught hundreds of satisfied students. When you sign up for saxophone lessons with me, you will begin by learning the basics of the instrument including proper holding and playing position, tone production, rhythm, first position notes, basic notation. Once you get the basics down, you will learn how to play your favorite melodies and songs. All of this can happen within the first 4-6 months of playing.

About Dave

Dave K. began playing guitar at the age of 10. His influences include Joe Satriani, Eric Johnson, Guthrie Govan, Jimi Hendrix, David Gilmour, Jeff Beck, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Pat Martino, Pat Metheny and Scott Henderson. At the age of 17 he began teaching private guitar and bass lessons to classmates

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Howard W.
I haven't played the violin since I was in middle school, and I wanted to re-learn to play it. I am so glad I picked Dave, he is very professional and made me feel very comfortable. I jumped in with both feet and Dave made the instructions at our first lesson easy for me to understand. Excellent location and studio is awesome.
Rushia Hendricks
Excellent lesson. Does a wonderful job at taking older students and gently holding their feet to the fire to bring out the best- even under the most challenging of circumstances. Kudos to being such a uniquely great teacher!
Tom L.
I realize it was the first lesson but I was a little disappointed that we spend nearly the entire time on housekeeping items, like canceling and re-scheduling appointments. I think that could have been covered with an e-mail or handout. I also thought we spent too much time going over the differences between acoustic and electric guitars - considering my age and background. Would have liked to see him demonstrate what I was asked to practice before the next lesson instead of just being told to refer to the workbook.

Jon N.

11 Reviews
Skokie, IL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish, French, Italian, I also started to learn German and Russian.
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 8 to 75
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Jon N.

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I have never had a saxophone lesson in my life, but I taught myself at train stations on the way to rehearsal. In Mexico my friends asked me, "Do you play saxophone?" and I lied and said Yes and my whole career was launched. Now as a professional, I wow the audiences in many different bands and solo.

About Jon

Jon N. was born and raised in Mexico City and is proudly an American citizen. He has been performing since the age of three, on several instruments, studying music since fourteen, and still takes lessons to this day. What's not to love? He is proud to teach at all levels, including many professi

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Konrad K.
Jon deeply connects with the student. He adjusts the lessons accordingly to learning needs. He finds what makes one happy and also, incorporates it in lessons to awaken even more interest. My 12 year old is very happy to be taught by Jon.
Jerilyn M.
I cannot study with Jon Novi because I cannot go to his house because I have a disability. He is a wonderful teacher. best, Jerilyn Miripol.
Jerilyn
He did not stress me. Has a relaxed attitude. Looking forward to receiving a composition book, or song book.
Glad I met him.

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David S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • jazz studies from university of north florida
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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David S.

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I received a degree in jazz studies from University of North Florida. I have experience teaching, Sax, Piano, Flute, Clarinet, guitar and ukulele. I am comfortable teaching all skill levels and genres of music. Each student has different needs and I cater every lesson to each individual student.

About David

I currently work at a few local music academies in my area. I have experience teaching sax, flute, clarinet, piano, uke, and guitar. I am easy to talk to and open to teaching you about the topics that interest you most about music.

Alfred S.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1988
  • Teaches students 18 to 65
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Alfred S.

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Basic scales of the tenor sax starting with the key of Bflat. Scale progression, circle of fifths, finger exercises.

About Alfred

I play professionally, I have over 43 years of music experience I started at a very early age enjoying music, i have played recitals at the high school level on cello. I have been a featured soloist on the 4,5,6,string electric bass as well as the acoustic double bass, I have a CD out that show

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Jesse
Take it from me a former student. Alfred is a fantastic teacher and a amazing player.
Dixie Pottie
alfred shorter jr is a major force to be reckoned with on the bass scene. His clear cut technique for bass comes from years of playing and experimenting with various approach’s to find new ways to open up bass playing to the masses. Book a lessons with him you will not be disappointed. -
Darren S.
Today was my first lesson with Alfred. I am very impress with his knowledge and skill set. We work on some hand and finger exercises and ended the lesson with playing some bass groves. I am looking forward to my next lesson with him.

Tyler B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 11 and up
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Tyler B.

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Online Saxophone Teacher

Learn from a born musician. I learned to play the piano when I was a child by ear. I would listen to a song I really liked and pick notes on the piano until it was identical. That skill developed over time helped me learn the saxophone with great ease and musicality.

During grade school, I was selected to be in all-county, all-state, and tri-state competitions for saxophone. I then went on to study music at FSU School of Music. I am a professional saxophone player who loves to help share the appreciation of music with those who have a desire.

In my lessons, you will learn techniques on how to best play the saxophone and read music (sight reading) and learn ear training techniques. We will study some theory and history depending on your level. Students will be expected to perform a selection of pieces in succession for an online concert periodically. We will have fun, but we will make progress. The main thing I want to leave you within your consideration of me as your teacher is ...

About Tyler

Hi, my name's Tyler Bedashi. I absolutely love music and have been playing my entire life. I am a friend to anyone who has questions about music or the saxophone. I do play the piano and guitar amongst other instruments, but the alto saxophone is my primary instrument of choice. I have always lov

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"Super great, gave me tips and resources to practice at home and had a wonderful personality."
Leslie
Took Saxophone lessons from Sean H.
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"He is slways ready and on time. He is very patient with my son, who is learning to play the saxophone."
Santi
Took Saxophone lessons from Stephen Y.
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"I got to know my basics in no time! Great teacher"
Roger Wang
Took Saxophone lessons from Mike P.
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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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"My son got continually got better over the coarse of his lesson."
Catharine
Took Saxophone lessons from Lucas H.
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"What a great teacher. Just what I wanted."
bill
Took Saxophone lessons from Lonze R.
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"Jordan is very responsive to what instruction my son needs, and his enthusiasm for music is a great motivator."
Dennis
Took Saxophone lessons from Jordan M.
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"It was a really nice ice breaker and we liked the session and interaction with Sergio. Looking forward to the next session!"
Shubhomoy
Took Saxophone lessons from Sergio M.
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"Our experience with Take Lessons and more importantly with Jacob the instructor have been very good so far. My 9 year old son is just starting saxophone and based on the two lessons he had with Jacob, they appear to get along well. Jacob appears to be very patient with my young inexperienced saxophone player.

My son was able to play a few notes the first lesson and played Hot Cross Buns the second lesson. Apparently, playing anything that early in training is unusual. So we are very pleased and hope to see the progress continue."
Tami
Took Saxophone lessons from Jacob S.
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"Couldn't ask for a better instructor! If you're thinking of taking lessons, Michael is your guy."
Lewis
Took Saxophone lessons from Michael R.
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