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Yakov D.

22 Reviews
Richmond Hill, NY
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Awarded Gold Award from Forte International Competition
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Yakov D.

22 Reviews
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Beginners: posture, breathing techniques, embouchure, sound production, articulation, phrasing, note reading
Intermediate: interpretation of different styles, dynamics, ensemble performance, building solid technique and stamina
Advanced: studying of orchestra excerpts, solo pieces, study of various concert and chamber music compositions

About Yakov

• I have over 20 years experience as a music teacher, conductor, theater/orchestra director and a performer in Russia, Norway and the United States. • I possess excellent interpersonal skills and over the years developed the ability to communicate efficiently and connect with every student I te

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Araf H.
He is just excellent.
Araf H.
Iasonas & Odysseas A.
Very knowledgable and enthusiastic teacher. He has a way about him that makes the lesson exciting.
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Nathan S.

6 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $35
  • Bachelor of Music in Performance from Berklee College of Music - Boston, MA
  • Awarded Honorable Mention - Saxophone from Yamaha Young Performing Artists Competition
  • Teaching since 2015
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Nathan S.

6 Reviews
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Lesson topics include

-Fundamentals of saxophone sound and technique
-Jazz Improvisation
-Solo Transcription
-Music Thoery
-Ear Training
-Compostion

About Nathan

I am a professional saxophonist, composer, and educator based in New York City. I have a Bachelor's in Music Performance from Berklee College of Music, in Boston, MA. I'm currently pursuing my Master's in Jazz Studies at the Juilliard School. I have studied with Bruce Williams, George Garzone, Ralp

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Ariel A.
Nathan is a great saxophone instructor. He was able to help my son with our song and understood what we need right away. Looking forward for our lessons together...
Eric
Knows what he's talking about, gets to the point, does not waste time, personable, and listens to where I want the training to go.
Soma C.
Great teacher! I enjoyed our lesson!

Emily P.

13 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Italian, English
  • B.M. Music Education from Ithaca College
  • Awarded Woodwind Department Assistant from The Boston Conservatory
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Emily P.

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The saxophone family is full of potential for a wide array of colors and textures and can be played in a variety of styles: classical, jazz, funk, Afrobeat, rock, and more. I've played saxophone for 15 years, and I teach my students through exercises catered to their musical passions. In addition to the basic technical elements of playing, I focus on listening across the musical spectrum. I encourage the use of long tones and air support to improve tone, flexibility, and all repertoire.

About Emily

Woodwind instrumentalist Emily performs regularly in a range of styles including classical, jazz, rock, funk, Afrobeat, Third Stream, and musical theater. Emily holds her M.M. in Multiple Woodwind Performance from The Boston Conservatory with concentrations in saxophone, clarinet, and flute perform

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Peter F.
A great first lesson. Hoping it continues.
Lucia F.
Emily is warm, energetic, very professional and talented.
We love her!!
Cassel
My daughter had the most wonderful first lesson I could have hoped for! Thank you for making her education enjoyable.. it already left her wanting to come back !

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Masaru K.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Masaru K.

18 Reviews
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Music is a universal language, and it is for everyone.
I believe in a fun and safe learning environment, and my goal as a teacher is to have the student leave the lesson feeling inspired, encouraged, and connected. I was touched by music at a young age, and it remains to be the most amazing, and the most positive force in my life, and it's been truly rewarding to be able to share this magic with aspiring musicians.
Throughout the years, I helped many of my students develop a strong bond with music. Many of them have succeeded in school ensembles and became award winning soloists.
Upon graduating from high school, some have moved on to pursue music in college and beyond, while some of them continue to enjoy playing as a hobby : )

About Masaru

We all need music - now more than ever, as we live in this unprecedented times. My name is Mas and I have been serving communities around the world as an active musician and a music educator for over 20 years on saxophones, flute, and clarinet. I have been teaching private lessons as well as improv

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Rick Jacobs
As a language teacher, I was looking for a clarinet/saxophone instructor with excellent communication skills and the ability to teach musical technique in an empathetic way. I was lucky to find Masaru Koga in Cupertino, California.

I enjoyed weekly lessons for about three years and really reached the point where I was constantly improving my clarinet mastery and getting closer to my performance goals. At one point, I became so enthusiastic, I also began saxophone lessons with Masaru!

I looked froward to meeting him for my weekly lessons and felt he gave more than 100% in patience, encouragement, and musical technique. He has a very warm, giving personality and when we were together, I made great progress and was very motivated to study and practice on my own.

I enthusiastically recommend Masaru Koga to other music students and wish I could be his student again!
Lorette
Encouraging and attentive, with a relaxed style of teaching. My son enjoyed his weekly saxophone lessons with Mas for several years.
Caden
He was awesome teacher! He upgraded me in higher level of playing sax.
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Adi B.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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Adi B.

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Hi, there ! my name is Adi Ben Yehuda saxophone/flute teacher. I've been teaching private lessons for the last eight years for all ages and all levels. I would like to help you to maximize your talent and achieve your goals. During our lessons, we will dave into the musical language through ear training, music theory, composition, improvision, and sight-reading. We will explore a variety of music genres such as; Classical music, Jazz, Rock, Funk, R&B, and more, so every student will find a way to express himself. I can't wait to meet you and go through this journey together!

About Adi

Adi Ben Yehuda is a saxophonist, composer, and bandleader based in LA. building on his foundations in Jazz, Adi expanded his sound to Funk, Rock, R&B, EDM, and traditional Norden African music, Lending his unique style and approach to a variety of projects. Adi balances his busy schedule between t

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Tara
Adi is very professional, so creative and fun! Can’t imagine a better teacher highly recommend!
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Tristan C.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Teaches students 12 to 75
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Music Performance / Jazz Studies from University of Michigan
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Tristan C.

2 Reviews
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My life as a saxophone player began with humble beginnings. Through dedication and hard work I've become experienced musician in Jazz, Broadway, and music production. I've played shows with critically acclaimed productions of Aladdin, Chicago, and Hello Dolly, and have worked with actors like Hugh Jackman. Pretty much anything you want to learn, I can help you! Want to compose? Want to improvise? Working on flute or clarinet? I've got you, and I'd love to help!

About Tristan

Hey! I'm Tristan. I'm a professional saxophonist, composer, and music producer. I've been playing saxophone for 15 years, and playing professionally for 7. Whether you're looking for someone to help you with fundamentals, music theory, improvisation, composing, whatever! I'd love to help cultivate

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Bridget C.
Tristan is an incredible teacher and multi-instrumentalist. He is a patient and helpful teacher with years of experience in all different kinds of woodwinds. He was able to help take me to the next level in my saxophone playing and I really enjoy studying with him! Highly recommend Tristan!!
Sam
Tristan is a fantastic teacher!! Patient, informative, and easy to talk to. I never felt afraid to ask questions, and he made sure I understood all concepts before moving on. Can’t recommend enough!!

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"Great very enthusiastic"
Ella
Took Saxophone lessons from Emily P.
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"I took one lesson from another teacher who was unreliable and fumbled around explaining things. After my first lesson with Carter I realized he knows his stuff and knows how teach. He’s a real teacher. I am excited now to learn . Thank you"
Michael
Took Saxophone lessons from Carter W.
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"very good experience thank you"
Carlos
Took Saxophone lessons from Carl W.
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"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)."
Justin
Took Saxophone lessons from Sean H.
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"Tony is an excellent teacher. My son has been taking lessons with him for few months now and he loves it. He has learned a lot. Tony is very patient, flexible, has a lot of energy and you can easily tell he enjoys what he does. My son is looking forward every Monday for his Tenor Sax lessons. I highly recommend him"
Daniel
Took Saxophone lessons from Anthony L.
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"When my 11 year old son first began saxophone lessons with Michael Weiss, he was a true beginner but within 5 months, he was playing a song at a recital! Michael is patient and kind but firm in his direction and has instilled confidence in my son that he can play whatever songs he wants to play with focus and practice. Michael is flexible and adept at tailoring his lessons to the individual's needs. I highly recommend him."
Suzette
Took Saxophone lessons from Michael W.
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"Michael is quite special. He is taking this 57 year old who has never played an instrument nor read music and trying to work a miracle! Three lessons in, I know that this is going to be fun learning with him. I also know that I will be able to play the Saxophone soon. An inspiring teacher!!!"
Ronnie
Took Saxophone lessons from Michael R.
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"Rick is my best music teacher I had so far!!!"
Ken
Took Saxophone lessons from Rick R.
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"Very friendly, professional, timely, and all around nice person, worked with my 15yo son 10 lessons baritone sax !"
Bryan
Took Saxophone lessons from Benjamin M.
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"I'm just starting but already very excited to continue with Gleb."
Ed Manzi
Took Saxophone lessons from Gleb V.
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