Saxophone Lessons in Toms River, NJ

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John S.

5 Reviews
Toms River, NJ
Starting at $60
  • Teaching since 1972
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • music performance and compositon from USC
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John S.

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All levels all styles. Learn to play with a group and solo and harmonize with anyone..

About John

I am a multi-instrumentalist who has taught for 41 years. I have had both Zakke W and two other rock stars in lessons,. Further, I had a Grammy nominee and a well known comedian and Hollywood Actress, as well as countless music school scholarship students. Many of my students have embarked on perfo

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Jean Marie M.
I am a beginner/never played piano before and John made me feel so comfortable and eased my nerves from the very start of our 1st session, He is patient, accommodating and provides encouragement!
John is a Fantastic instructor!! Would absolutely recommend him!!
Francine D.
My first lesson with John S. was great. He is very knowledgeable and makes you feel extremely relaxed and comfortable. I really feel like I will finally move forward with my music!
James
I have used John in the past and I find him to be a very competent and informative instructor.
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Lance R.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Bachelors in Music from University of South Florida
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Lance R.

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If you're an adult looking for a new hobby, or a parent looking for a musical activity for your child, the saxophone is a great and fun instrument for anyone. It's easy to learn and fun to practice. Try your hand at Jazz or Classical styles with these lessons!

About Lance

Ever been told that you’re "a little pitchy," or that you “just need to give it more support?” Tips like these often leave people frustrated because they don’t actually give anyone a plan for improvement. In my lessons we will focus on real, specific issues, and make sure you have a great plan for

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Mark
Lance has the aura of a true teacher. I was able to feel comfortable around him immediately. After only a few lessons he has provided me with numerous tips and tricks to improve my singing voice, and tailored the class to keep it fun and incorporate music that students select personally. Highly recommend!
Matt G.
Lance is a master teacher across a range of skills. He's just as good teaching you to sing an interval as he is suggesting chord progressions or analyzing song structure. At every step of the way, he is patient and enthusiastic, and has concrete, useful ideas about how to get you from A to B.
Wanda S.
My granddaughter Selita is 8 years old and eally enjoy learning basic piano theory and practices from Dr. Lance. It's been over a month and I see a tremendous difference in Selita's style with playing the piano. Selita knows beginner music practices as harmony. Dr. L.Russell is great with teaching Elementary Children. I look forward to bringing Selita's sister Ariana aboard in the couple of months.
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Paul N.

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

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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

GREAT ONLINE LESSONS GIVEN ***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 th

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Lorence O.
Paul makes learning fun and he’s very good at what he does!!!
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!

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Lindsey W.

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Starting at $28
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Bachelor of Music in Music Education from Ohio Northern University
  • Teaching since 2012
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Lindsey W.

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My major instrument in college was clarinet, but I am a woodwind specialist, having performance experience on flute, clarinet, and saxophone. I have a particular affinity for late beginners, and have had some success in helping these students catch up to their peers. All of my woodwind students use the Rubank method books in addition to any method books they may already be using in their band classes. I also introduce appropriate literature and studies specific to each instrument once the basics have been mastered. I encourage all of my woodwind students to participate in OMEA Solo and Ensemble contest and to audition for OMEA District and State Honor Bands.

About Lindsey

Hello, I'm Lindsey! I'm a 2011 graduate of Ohio Northern University with a degree in Music Education. I live in Xenia with my husband, four children, and dog. My primary job is "Mom," but I'm also a teacher. I offer private music lessons on several instruments in the client's home, in my home, and

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Jennifer
Lindsey is a great teacher and very patient.

Cheryl S.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Master of Music Education from VanderCook College of Music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Cheryl S.

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Your saxophone lessons will be focused upon helping you reach your goals, learn saxophone technique, and explore music of interest to you taught by an experienced music teacher. Using a variety of resources, you will develop technique, musicianship, and knowledge of music theory, composition, music history, and world music. Studio concerts, family field trips, and workshops are offered throughout the year. I hold bachelors and masters degrees in music education as well as an Indiana Professional Educator License in Music. I have been teaching music lessons for 17 years. Contact me today to learn how I can help you reach your goals!

About Cheryl

Hello! My name is Cheryl, and I would be delighted to help you reach your music goals! Helping students learn how to play their instruments and develop a life-long appreciation of music are important to me. I hold bachelors and masters degrees in music education as well as an Indiana music teache

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Jennifer
Cheryl is extremely knowledgeable in the field of music. We have been very pleased with all the lessons. She is very friendly and patient. My daughter looks forward to her lessons each week. Since my daughter has started taking lessons, she has improved greatly!
Madison
Cheryl is a very friendly instructor. She has extensive knowledge in music and instruments. She is patient and willing to explain any questions you may have. I highly recommend Cheryl to anyone that is looking for an instructor.
Jim
Very technique orinated. Will sign up for more lessons with her
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Letha H.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Italian, French
  • Teaching since 1989
  • B.F.A. in Musical Theatre from University of Georgia
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Letha H.

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Saxophone studies are balanced with technic and standard repertoire. Students are prepared to advance in band and ensembles. I improve embouchure and breath support. I can provide coaching for performances and competitions for both band music and jazz studies.

About Letha

With a performance degree from the University of Georgia, teaching certification from Georgia State and over 25 years of professional teaching experience, I am able to offer my students a diverse range of instructional resources. Please note: While my traveling location is listed as a 10 mile ra

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Ollie S.
Fantastic. Great teacher. Engaging, fun daughter really enjoyed her leason
Logan
Went very well- my son is so excited and spent the evening practicing his new skills!

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in Toms River, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in Toms River 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 $109 per hour.
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$51 average
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"Another great lesson!"
Wyatt
Took Saxophone lessons from Frixos P.
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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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"Andrew helped me learn how to breathe more efficiently, so the notes sound smooth and not choppy. Good first lesson."
Judith
Took Saxophone lessons from Andrew L.
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"Great teacher! So happy with my lessons. Eric is patient, kind, professional and easy to get along with."
Nicole
Took Saxophone lessons from Eric F.
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"Thanks for letting me provide a reference for Alex. I have taken alto sax lessons from him over the years, starting about 4-5 years ago. Alex is a great musician and teacher. Each lesson was consistently structured for: sound quality and listening, technical work and reading, duets, and improvisation. Rather than heavy music theory, he would instead provide routines to reinforce these concepts. He was always patient, and emphasized what I did well, with subtle redirection to correct problems. I definitely improved under his guidance and teaching.

The only reason I stopped seeing him was that my job became very demanding, and I could not devote enough time to practice and justify the time and cost of lessons. But even when I showed up unprepared, he was understanding and flexible to work with me.

If it would have been possible to have Alex come to me, I would have welcomed that."
Robert
Took Saxophone lessons from Alex L.
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"Another fantastic lesson with Josh. He noted that my son tends to play his notes in a more "jazz" style which is great because I was hoping he would join jazz band in middle school! He is always positive and provides very constructive feedback to my 11 year old son to help him improve his playing. We are very pleased! (and my son is very comfortable with his teaching style... Love his tips and suggestions and his help with improving on songs he is playing for school.)"
Sterling
Took Saxophone lessons from Josh G.
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"The instructor was very patient and answered all questions that my 10 yr old son had. It was his first lesson on the saxophone and my son had nothing but positive feedback about his teacher. The instructor did get my son started on the right track. We will be using him again."
David
Took Saxophone lessons from Damontae S.
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"Max can teach an old dog new tricks. As an experienced amateur I have accrued a lot of bad playing habits. Max has been patient, supportive and creative in helping me overcome these. After a lesson I look forward to practicing and playing."
Gene
Took Saxophone lessons from Max S.
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"Ethan has alot of fun!!!"
Ethan
Took Saxophone lessons from Paul W.
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"Great! I can tell Randall is extremely knowledgeable, and I'm looking forward to the next lesson!"
Bryan
Took Saxophone lessons from Randall K.
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