Saxophone Lessons in Plainfield, NJ

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Bill T.

38 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Bachelors of Music, Jazz Studies from Purchase College Conservatory of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Bill T.

38 Reviews
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The saxophone can be one of the funnest instruments to play, no questions asked! In order to reach that point it's important to have certain things in order such as: sound production, breath support, musicality, and technique. In lessons use a variety of exercises and method/etude books, playing duets together, as well as listening and ear training to give my students a well rounded approach to the saxophone and music helping them to become the best musician they can be.

About Bill

Bill is multi-instrumentalist, jazz musician, composer, arranger and educator. He developed a strong connection to music early in life through some family tradition, encouraging parents and many inspiring and influential teachers. He has gone on to perform alongside a number of noteworthy artists a

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Athan M.
I very highly recommend Bill! A few months ago I could struggle through a few scales but with Bill's teaching I'm now playing funk songs live in front of 50 people with a friend's band. Bill's lessons are not only useful, but also fun and energetic. I've had a number of saxophone teachers in the past and Bill is by far the best.
Suzette Graham-Hill, M.D. FACP
Bill is Absolutely Excellent. Wonderful patient teacher. Every student should have a teacher as patient as Bill.
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Very good teacher.

Nick Y.

8 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Master's Degree from Nizhny Novgorod State Conservatory
  • Awarded Laureate from 22nd Haverhill Sinfonia Soloist Competion
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Nick Y.

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Private Saxophone Teacher

I have been playing the saxophone since 1998. My teaching experience in itself equals to some 10 years.

Through this time period, I have been working with Beginner to Advanced-level students of any ages. We have been practicing in my professional studio, at my trainees’ premises or via Skype.

To any student of mine I offer a tried-and-true combination of techniques that have eventually made up my state-of-the-art teaching methodic.
It contains, but is not limited to, the following:

- developing beginner musicians’ skill;
- establish the basis of musical theory including learning musical notation and reading scores;
- gaining extensive practice through performing popular classic to hit tunes;
- giving rise to intermediate-level saxophonists’;
- getting to know how to play in ensemble;
- learning how to improvise in a variety of genres.
- polishing advanced sax players’ mastery.

And, no doubt, helping prepare for an upcoming concert or competition is an option, too,

About Nick

Hi, everyone. I'm Nick York, a professional saxophone player from Brooklyn, NY. I'm originally from Russia, where I graduated from the Nizhniy Novgorod conservatory in 2013, with a mark of excellence and an honors degree diploma. I am the winner of many prestigious international awards (UK, German

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Jane
I’ve been slowly moving toward playing sax for over a year. So, when I was finally ready, I got puzzled where to find an experienced teacher so as not to pay through my nose. After about a week on the Internet, I found Nick York. After watching some of his videos online, I called him and we started training. Now I can say he stands out of other performers in terms of quality-to-price ratio. Thanks, Nick
Julie
I wanted to learn how to play the sax – and here it is, given to me as a present. I started to look for a teacher and was put on to him. I reckon he is a good teacher. He clearly breaks down information, has a creative approach to studies, always puts something new on offer, and takes his students’ wishes on board. Undoubtedly, Nick is a fair musician notwithstanding his teaching spirit. If any acquaintance of mine sets their sights on playing the saxophone, I will certainly recommend him to them.
Abbie
Nick is an exceptional musician and teacher. My son plays tenor saxophone and with Nick’s help jazz and classical pieces are taught in a fun and meaningful way. He is very patient and is great at giving little tricks and hints. He explains everything thoroughly from scales, technique, etc., His feedback at each lesson is detailed and on point. My son enjoys and looks forward to his lessons with Nick. I highly recommend!!!!

Mark A.

New York, NY
Starting at $34
  • Awarded First Place from The American Protege Competition
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Mark A.

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I provide thorough one on one instruction to pinpoint any issues which could prevent you from progressing as fast as you potentially could.

About Mark

Hello! My name is Mark and I am a Master Student studying Clarinet Performance at New York University. Before moving to the city, I was adjunct faculty at the New Music School in Chicago, IL. I look forward to working with you soon. If you have any questions, feel free to reach out! Best, Mark

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Brad B.

38 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Awarded 2016 BCCS Educator of the Year Award from Byron Center Charter School
  • Teaching since 2008
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Brad B.

38 Reviews
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Online Saxophone Teacher

Whatever your level, we will dive into great studies of classic fundamentals, technique refinement, mature tone quality, and of course music that YOU love to play.

About Brad

Greeting! I specialize in teaching trumpet, trombone, saxophone and clarinet. I have taught music at practically every level from Pre-Kindergarten through college (three years on staff with the band program at Cornerstone University), and have run multiple successful mid/high school band programs o

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Coleman D.
Absolutely OUTSTANDING! Brad is an exceptional teacher! Every aspect of the lesson was engaging, educational and confidence building for our son. Thank You!
Jake A.
Great lesson. Took time to get to know student and sought musical interest that would keep him motivated and progressing.
Noah
Noah loved Brad!! He thought he was cool! He felt like he was learning and having fun!! For an 11 yo boy having fun is essential!!
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Michael M.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Child Psychology from John Tyler Community College
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Michael M.

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I've been teaching Saxophone for 15 years and my students have gone on to College, and other performing goals.I use a variety of books from the typical book you would use as a student in a band program to a more advanced method for other players. Each student is different so I try to evolve to meet their specific needs and learning styles. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you! I plan and offer yearly student performances to give students a practical application to their instruction.

About Michael

Hello, My name is Michael and Im excited to meet you! I've been teaching private & Professional lessons since 1997! I love helping students accomplish their goals like, getting into college, hit auditions, and more, but above all I love to inspire the love of Music and Performance Arts! Throug

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Michael K.
Stellar teacher! He really knows his stuff and how to convey it!
Justine
I am an adult who has no experience with any type of instrument and was very nervous and intimidated at first. Then I met with Michael, and though there was a ton of information we had to go through, he really made me feel at ease. He has the knowledge, patience, and understanding I was really looking for in a teacher and I'm so happy I found him!
Holly
With his flexibility and willingness to accommodate us my daughter learned a lot from him. He was a wonderful teacher and a great person to do business with.
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Alastair W.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Teaches students 8 to 25
  • Doctor of Music Performance from University of Missouri Kansas City
  • Awarded Winner, North American Saxophone Alliance National Quartet Competition from North American Saxophone Alliance 2014
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Alastair W.

4 Reviews
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Online Saxophone Teacher

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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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in Plainfield, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in Plainfield is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $179 per hour.
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"Jordan is patient and very experienced, Cristian has enjoyed his lessons and looking forward to his next one."
Patricia
Took Saxophone lessons from Jordan M.
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"What a great experience I’ve had taking lessons from Cameron over the years. Not only is so kind hearted and organized but he knows his stuff and is an amazing player/teacher. With him I learned how to improve my sound production/embouchure, technique, time and overall musicality. He explains it all so well! I’d highly recommend. Thanks Cam!!"
Chase
Took Saxophone lessons from Cameron R.
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"Very fine instructor. Professional, flexible and knowledgeable."
Noah
Took Saxophone lessons from Isaiah S.
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"Matt is a great teacher. He's flexible and patient and really knowledgeable. Would definitely recommend!"
Dina
Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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"very nice saxophone teacher. Recommend"
Jason
Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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"A great start. Look forward to more."
Bob
Took Saxophone lessons from Lucas H.
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"Jonathan is enjoying his saxophone lessons with Matt. Keep up the good work!"
Jonathan
Took Saxophone lessons from Matthew H.
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"I took Private lessons with Jon for almost two years in high school. He was always very knowledgeable and helpful, and was a major factor in my success those years in making All State and other Honor Bands. I only stopped taking lessons when I moved away for college, or else I'd still be taking them now! He was always organized and easy to schedule with. Definitely my best experience with a Private Instructor to date!"
David
Took Saxophone lessons from Jon S.
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"Excellent teacher. My son (11y old) He enjoyed a lot, and he was so happy with his new teacher."
Antonio
Took Saxophone lessons from Carl W.
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"Dan is an incredible saxophone teacher and he helped me a lot. In the quartet, he helped me how to listen to the other group members’ parts and then I can really fit into the group. For my solo piece, he gave me a lot of helpful comments, which helped me make my music sound beautifully. What he does all the time is helping me be aware of everything, and growing to be more professional!"
Xin
Took Saxophone lessons from Daniel M.
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