Saxophone Lessons in Villa Ridge, IL

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Popular Saxophone Teachers in Villa Ridge, IL

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Beckie E.

22 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Awarded John Phillip Sousa Award from University City High School
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Beckie E.

22 Reviews
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Saxophone was the first instrument, aside from Piano, that I started to play. I started in 4th grade with this instrument until my middle school teacher in 6th grade asked me to switch to French horn. I continued to perform on Saxophone in our school's Jazz ensemble in Middle School and High School. I no longer play the Saxophone but can still teach students how to play the instrument!

About Beckie

Hi! My name is Beckie and I have played music for all of my life. I play and teach many different instruments such as the French horn, trumpet, piano, saxophone, mandolin, guitar, and voice. I have my Masters in Music on French horn as well as two bachelor degrees in music performance on Frenc

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Wendy
Beckie is so supportive and encouraging for our beginner, who is now playing Mozart Concertos in the 6th grade. Zero stress for our daughter. She Passed her audition as well in the 5th grade for Junior Winds. Highly recommend!
Forbes B.
Beckie is fantastic! Technically proficient, excellent teacher and highly inspiring! My son has made incredible progress over a few short months.
Zachary
Outstanding instructor! Beckie is very positive and encouraging and my son has learned so much in just a few weeks. My son looks forward to his session each week. She is also an amazing musician herself and plays her instrument side by side with my son which allows him to hear and learn the individual notes.

Brian Lee B.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 1991
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Music Therapy from Maryville University
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Brian Lee B.

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About Brian Lee

Learn to play guitar, piano, banjo, ukulele, or saxophone AND MORE from a PROFESSIONAL MUSICIAN with over 28+ YEARS OF EXPERIENCE in performance and instruction. I am also a MUSIC THERAPY STUDENT at Maryville University. I cater to ALL AGES AND ABILITIES.

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If I could give Brian 10 stars, I would. He is enthusiastic, present, supportive and highly knowledgeable. Learning instruments has always been a challenge for me , but Brian makes being a banjo beginner an absolute joy. I look forward to practicing every day, and can really hear my progress - which amazes me because it's only been just over a month. I can see myself working with Brian for the long haul. He puts me at ease, and always gives great responsive tips that improve my playing immediately. I feel SO lucky to have stumbled across his profile.
Melissa T.
I look forward to working with Brian. He's easy going, funny and patient, but very knowledgable and goal focused.

Paul N.

31 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches students 2 to 90
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Paul N.

31 Reviews
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Learn not reading, songs, and proper finger techniques.

If you have music in school and want to get better or if you just want to start playing the saxophone.

About Paul

***My goal as a teacher*** I try to teach what the students are interested in and make it fun and interesting so that they learn the lessons and their favorite songs. Every student is different and needs to be taught in a way that makes learning easy and fun for them. I have a passion for al

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Ali
I had guitar and voice classes and they were awesome. He is patient with students, and helps you to grow fast and easy with his methods.
Dan
I came to Paul for some voice lessons before my band entered the studio. Not only did he help me improve my voice and ear training, but he gave me many tools to improve my timing, vocal range, and knowledge of theory. I highly recommend him!
Soni
This was my first experience with on line teaching and it was great. I had tried reading the books and watching some videos on You Tube and was not making progress. Just a few minutes with Paul and what I couldn't figure out suddenly made sense.

Looking forward to next week.

Meet Online Saxophone Teachers Serving Villa Ridge, IL

Chloe W.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Bachelor's Degree in Music Education and Oboe Performance from Ithaca College
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Chloe W.

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I have a degree in music education which has taught me about all woodwind, brass and percussion instruments. I can help you achieve all of your performance goals.

About Chloe

I am a hardworking and passionate individual who loves music and loves teaching. I want to share my passion and interest for music with as many students as I can so that they can find new and different ways to express themselves. I love seeing students accomplish more than they thought they were ca

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Tya J.
Chloe.. was excellent! My daughter learned a lot in just 30 minutes. She’s excited about her next lesson.
Lauryn H.
My daughters anxiety was high the first day of highschool for band. The students were seasoned and Lauryn had not practiced in months. Chloe eased Lauryn’s nerves and gave her the confidence she needed in just the 1st lesson! She’s awesome!
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Joshua A.

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Starting at $35
  • Music Composition from Kansas State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2015
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Joshua A.

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I have been a saxophonist for 11 years, currently studying as a saxophone student majoring in Music Education & Composition at Kansas State University.

Lessons for saxophone will consist of three main areas:

Technical Work:

No one wants to hear it, but this means scales and patterns! Learning all of the major and minor scales is a great start to learning new music, and will be the first goal for my students. Included in technical work is proper cleaning and care for the instrument, proper breathing, and physical habits such as posture.

Repertoire:

I want you to experience music that is capable of your skill level, exciting, and will help you learn about different styles and history. I have a substantial collection of music that can help you find what you enjoy playing! Along with learning to play new music, you will be learning about the significance of the music we play. Who wrote it? What time period? Why was it written? I am also a composer, so I have original ...

About Joshua

Hello! Are you ready to dive into the musical world of the saxophone!?! My name is Joshua, a teacher, composer, and performer. I am proficient in saxophone, and competent in flute, clarinet, composition, and piano. My Bachelor of Music degree comes from Kansas State University in the area of Mus

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John J.
i think joshua understands his student. he is also on time of his schedule, patient to student. i think he is a good teacher.
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Josh G.

33 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Josh G.

33 Reviews
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I have played saxophone for 7 years, and have taught saxophone student's as a P.A.L.S. teacher at the Aspen Music Summer Festival. I enjoy teaching everything from beginning fundamentals to jazz and improvisation.

About Josh

I am an avid clarinetist, energetic performer and enthusiastic teacher. My dream career is to be a soloist like Martin Frost, to play in an orchestra, or compose and perform my music. My passion for teaching is similar to my passion for performing, and I have experience teaching privately since 20

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Isaac T.
excellent first lesson - clear, concrete recommendations...
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Ethan F.
Josh has been great with my 8th grade son who is taking lessons to support his learning in school.

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in Villa Ridge, IL

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in Villa Ridge is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $17 and $134 per hour.
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$42 average
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$56 average
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"Very good first lesson"
- Javier
Took Saxophone lessons from Harry G.
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"Miss Alexia taught my daughter with excellent patience and wisdom about what saxophone is about. My daughter is so enthusiastic to take the next lesson to learn more about it. She is the best!!! I'm glad I choosed the best oerson her to tutor my girls."
- Natalie
Took Saxophone lessons from Alexia P.
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"Carl is a very good teacher. He's motivating and upbeat, also very patient. I'm really looking forward to learning a lot and having fun!"
- Kaito
Took Saxophone lessons from Carl W.
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"first lesson and I've gotten instructions that will last for years. John is very knowledgeable."
- george
Took Saxophone lessons from John O.
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"Fantastic saxophone player but more importantly understands the complexity of music and conveys it to the student in an individual and flexible manner."
- Tim
Took Saxophone lessons from Lucas H.
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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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"Wonderful lessons experience overall! Teaching style helped me improve my skills without losing the desire to play, and during lessons, there was a good balance between teaching me and then letting me apply those skills. Gave me the opportunity to play what I wanted to play but also exposed me to different styles of music and different music experiences. Helped me get out of my comfort zone while still letting me enjoy what I was doing."
- Carly
Took Saxophone lessons from Dr. Nick S.
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"Gleb shares a wonderful energy and deep understanding of music with a practical, hands on style that makes you wish the lesson never ends! Looking forward to continuing!"
- Naftoli
Took Saxophone lessons from Gleb V.
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"We have had ongoing lessons with Josh for about a year and we are still very pleased. Easy-going demeanor, very positive with his feedback yet still gets his point across when my son is not doing something correctly. He is teaching him not just how to play the music but also how to improve his style and structure of play. We picked a good one!"
- Carrie
Took Saxophone lessons from Josh G.
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"Frixos is very nice and patience. I learned a lot in 3 lessons. Would be better if I can see more of his screen on when showing finger positioning. Defnitely reccomend him."
- Devin
Took Saxophone lessons from Frixos P.
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