Saxophone Lessons in Westwego, LA

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Phillip M.

Metairie, LA
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Awarded Inductee Louisiana Music Hall of Fame from Louisiana Music Hall of Fame
  • Instrumental Performance from Lionel Hampton School of Music
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Phillip M.

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All skill levels from beginner to professional welcomed! Each student will get a personalized lesson plan tailored specifically for their skill level and goals.
Together, we'll cover Mastery of the Instrument, Musical Theory, Improvisation, Performance Techniques, Stage Presence, Breath/body Control, How to Learn Songs and Chord Changes, Memorization Techniques, Transcription Techniques, and so much more! Perhaps most important, we'll cover how to practice each topic efficiently to consistently improve your skills and keep you coming back for more. So send me a message and lets get started!
Phillip Morin has been a full-time professional saxophonist based out of New Orleans since 2011, playing literally hundreds of gigs a year as well as working with local studios and touring with national acts.

About Phillip

Since 2011 I've been a full-time professional saxophonist, composer, and studio musician based out of New Orleans. Since moving to the city I've played literally thousands of gigs with dozens of bands ranging from Swamp Pop and Funk to Jazz and Blues, and have toured both the East and West coasts.

Harry G.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks German
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • 3 years music performance from University of Denver
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Harry G.

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I individualize each students instruction. I keep in mind the students and parents goals and schedule when I make this plan.

About Harry

I started playing clarinet in the school band at age six. My father was a musician, and he thought that playing in the school band would help me overcome my extreme shyness. I remember my first music lesson. I really liked my teacher. He came to my house, and he helped me to care for my clarine

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Javier B.
Very good first lesson
Rylee
Harry helped my daughter polish up some pieces for an audition. She was nervous and didn't feel fully prepared. Three visits from Harry gave her some great instruction and the confidence to go in and nail her audition!
Tracy L.
My son has had three lessons so far, and we have been very impressed. Mr. Grainger does a great job of encouraging my son through positive feedback, making lessons fun, and giving him very specific, targeted feedback to improve his playing. He has been very flexible and responsive to our changing needs. I highly recommend him.
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Christopher J.

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Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2017
  • BM Performance from University of Mount Union
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Christopher J.

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I create a fun environment for all students! Through lessons, I focus on strengthening the fundamentals and building the necessary skills in order for my students to become successful. Whether you want to be a professional soloist or an enthusiastic band member, my job is to provide you with the tools so you can become an independent musician.

About Christopher

I'm currently teaching clarinet, saxophone, and flute. During this pandemic, I am primarily doing virtual lessons. I have 3 years of teaching experience, and I have been playing my primary instrument, clarinet, for 15 years. I graduated from the University of Mount Union with a BM in Performan

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Virginia A.
In my time working with Christopher, he was always professional and prompt. He is very easy to communicate with, and is always willing to help answer questions, big or small. I would highly recommend picking Christopher for any musical lessons!

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Tony M.

23 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, French
  • Bachelor from Byblos University
  • Awarded Too Many to list from ABC, WFLA, CBS, MTV, Wright Staf Management Group, Rockabilly Hall of Fame...
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Tony M.

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Learn to become a Professional performer in a number of styles including jazz, pop, soul, funk and classical. A confident and experienced teacher from beginner to advanced and to all ages. Lessons are tailored to each students goals and requirements and cover things like technique, improvisation, repertoire, theory, harmony and doubling.

About Tony

If you want to be the best, learn from the best. Talent, skill, confidence- priceless!. Choosing the right voice coach or singing teacher can be a difficult task, as there are so many coaches and teachers out there. My approach is unique in a sense that I do not believe in a "One size fits all"

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Ivana B.
I would highly recommend Tony Mitri as a voice and music instructor. My son takes lessons with Mr. Mitri and his progress has been astounding! He studies with other teachers previously without much success. My son has said he has learned more from Mr. Mitri than all of his previous instructors. He enjoys the lessons so he works harder at making progress and it shows. He helped him expand his range substantially, and increase his confidence. I would highly recommend him to anyone interested in music of any kind. Mr.Mitri is awesome professional, patient and extremely knowledgeable. You won’t be disappointed.
Jeri DeVale
you could tell that he not only was a good and patient teacher but that he was interested in well being and was exceptional in his creative approach to teaching! most definitely a 5 star teacher.
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Jerome B.
He is patient and very knowledgeable going try stick as long as possible !
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Aurora D.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $24
  • Music Production & Engineering from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Aurora D.

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Hey there! I played sax at Berklee College of Music! I’m Lisa Simpson all grown up and I’m very excited to *positively* push you to wherever you want to go with saxophone! 👧🏻

About Aurora

I want to be here for whatever *your* goals are! Just picking up a hobby? Okie doke. Wanna be a pro? We’ll work on it. I want to be a helper in your journey. I’m happy to push you as far as you want to be pushed, and make you the best you can be - while having an amazing time at the same time! Mus

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Nina
Loved Aurora's teaching style and was willing to accommodate my difficult schedule! She is enthusiastic and sweet, perfect for dancers at any level!
Kendri K.
We absolutely loved Aurora's patience and encouraging words throughout the lesson. She is a wonderful teacher!
Eve
We love Aurora! She has endless enthusiasm and positive energy, and is really able to go-with-the-flow with our spirited 4-year-old. Scheduling lessons so he's at his best has been challenging, but she's been patient with all of us!
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Eric C.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
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  • Speaks English, French
  • Awarded Scsboa All Southern California, Jazz All-stars from SCSBOA
  • BM Saxophone Performance (Partial) from Azusa Pacific University
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Eric C.

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I figure out exactly where you are in your technique and knowledge of music and of the instrument. Then, I start teaching from there! For me, the goal of lessons should be the goal of the student, and I do my best to honor that while pushing my students to surpass those goals.

My ultimate aim, is to provide you with an approach to practicing and performing music, that keeps you wanting to go back to do more.

In my career, I primarily play the tenor and baritone saxophones, but I mostly teach alto, and play soprano sometimes. Additionally, I also play the clarinet, bass clarinet, flute and piccolo. With this experience, I help out a lot of my more advanced saxophone students with doubling on these instruments, so they can be prepared for college and the professional world.

I encourage my advanced Jr. High and High School students to audition for various honor groups throughout California and the country such as SCSBOA, CBDA, JBOA, etc. With my background in these groups, I ...

About Eric

Hi there! I'm Eric Croissant, a Music Educator, Instrumentalist, Musical Artist, and Producer that was born and raised in Southern California. I have been teaching music lessons for over 10 years now, with over 5 years experience teaching online through programs such as FaceTime, Skype, Zoom

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Faisal
My son was very happy with the lesson and his self-esteem jumped upwards 100% Thank you, Eric!
Jeff P.
Eric shows concern for helping you work on where you want to go in my music journey
Zac M.
Eric is an excellent teacher. He is very knowledgeable and very thorough when he is teaching his students. He is very talented and player numerous instruments. I would recommend him to anyone for lessons.
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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in Westwego, LA

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in Westwego is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $49 and $109 per hour.
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$55 average
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"Michael helps me to understand harder concepts of saxophone. He uses many ideas and helpful repetitions to get me to understand how to make notes sound better."
Jina
Took Saxophone lessons from Michael R.
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"Very helpful, and willing to go on whatever pace you need. Highly recommended."
Ahmed
Took Saxophone lessons from Josh G.
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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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"very knowledgeable & patient."
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Took Saxophone lessons from Amber W.
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"Mary and I started working together after I co-founded a 60s soul/R&B/ska/reggae-beat band in which I sang vocals and was asked to play alto sax by the bandleader. I hadn't played sax in years (clarinet is my primary instrument), and among other things, I needed to start learning how to improvise - challenging for a symphonic band player whose head was always in sheet music. Mary's approach and teaching methods worked well for me; she's great at getting to know you as a player and your goals, and once she did that for me, she was immediately able to formulate a course of action. In the six months we were together, my tone, pitch, and playing improved, and my confidence grew. I heartily recommend Mary; no matter your instrument, she will get right down to business, keep you moving, and inject some fun into the whole process. A great player and entertainer, Mary has been a strong role model for me. I am grateful for everything I've learned from her, and I look forward to working with her again."
Robin
Took Saxophone lessons from Mary R.
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"very nice saxophone teacher. Recommend"
Jason
Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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"I can highly recommend Hayes as an instructor for beginning students. He has a great personality, really connects with kids, and is very enthusiastic about music and teaching. He is very patient, explains things clearly to my son, and always teaches in a professional manner. My son has taken lessons for 6 months and we are really happy with Hayes' lessons."
Tina
Took Saxophone lessons from Hayes H.
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"I am 5 lessons in to a 10 lesson package and Kim has been excellent. She adjusts her style nicely to the student and has put me on track each week to be better. Great instructor!"
Connie
Took Saxophone lessons from Dr. Kimberly K.
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"A great start. Look forward to more."
Bob
Took Saxophone lessons from Lucas H.
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"my first language is spanish, I tough that was going to make it more dificult for me to learn. I can now tell you how wrong I was. Matt took me from not knowing anything about music to playing the Ave Maria on Sax at the St. Patriks Cathedral in NYC .
Matt you are the best. I can't thank you enough."
angelo
Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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