Saxophone Lessons in Elmhurst, NY

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Popular Saxophone Teachers in Elmhurst, NY

Imraan K.

5 Reviews
Mount Vernon, NY
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Music from Long Island University C.W. Post
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Imraan K.

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I've been playing saxophone for 15 years, and I've picked up some cool tricks along the way! Saxophone lessons are custom tailored to the student's individual skill level.

Beginners learn basic technique and a foundation of good habits to build on!

Intermediate players challenge themselves with more difficult pieces, requiring use of more refined techniques.

Advanced players prepare and perform advanced pieces, and work on the most advanced techniques.

About Imraan

I'm a pro saxophonist in NYC, currently performing both in the NYC area and internationally. In the last 5 years, I have been performing with various bands in the area, spanning rock, funk, soul, Latin, and especially jazz. Performing has taken me to France, Switzerland, Italy, China, and most

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Shai H.
When I asked my son how his lesson went he said “I struck gold”. Imraan is amazing!
Sal
An excellent teacher. He keeps my son Sal interested and engaged with every lesson. Sal gets to choose some of the music he works on, and Imraan makes it into a lesson. Sal has been doing much better in band class, I recommend him!
Livia C.
Excellent

My son Nicholas, 10 yrs old, has been taking saxophone lessons with Imraan for about a month. Searching for a young motivated teacher who is up to date with todays music is very difficult. My fear was for Nicholas to get discouraged in his saxophone playing and music with a non motivated instructor.
Imraan has been the perfect match for Nick. He is not only an excellent saxophone player but a great instructor. He motivates my son with his saxophone playing, has patients with his teachings and with kids, is up to date with todays music and most important, my son cant wait for his next lesson.

Imraan, Im glad we met you and look forward to hearing my son play in concert with you someday.

Ashley W.

East Orange, NJ
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches students 5 to 60
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Ashley W.

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Highly individualized lessons for students of all ages. One can expect the basics to be covered, such as caring for your saxophone and breathing exercises; as well as building on skills to improve your playing and taking it to a level beyond simply reading the sheet music.

About Ashley

Ashley is a multi-instrumentalist with a deep love for both music and teaching. She strongly believes that the arts help further one's skills in nearly every discipline. Primarily, Ashley is a saxophonist. She also plays the bass, cello, and pitched percussion' as well as sings. All of her music le

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Angelique T.
I really appreciate it as we patients with me being an adult and never took singing lessons I did not understand certain terms such as active and certain ranges and she explained everything and gave me examples which I was able to pick up on. I can tell that she will make this experience fun and yet professional for me.
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Dave S.

5 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaching since 1976
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Dave S.

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Sound is the key. Developing and nurturing a solid sound opens up all other aspects of music. Once we have a solid sound we can depend on everything we play is more effective.
I teach basic musicianship along with advanced sound production techniques.
Spontaneous creation and composition. I can help you freely improvise in any situation and become a functionary player as well as a soloist.

About Dave

I have been playing the saxophone fro 45 years. I think its all about the sound, the tone. I played with the Microscopic Septet and William Parker's Little Huey Creative Music Orchestra.

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Andrea
Dave is a very good teacher. I learned a lot from him about sound and improvisation. The lessons are always a lot of fun and inspiration.
Can
Very good teacher, makes classes and learning really fun.
Tali
Dave is a great teacher and I would recommend him to anyone who asks :)
He's flexible (in both scheduling and teaching) and adapts to whatever the student needs or wants.

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Thomas M.

12 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music (Minors in Religion and Philosophy) from Bucknell University
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Thomas M.

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Saxophone has always intrigues me... and you as well if you are reading this. Its throaty, expressive sound has been the delivery vessel fro some of the greatest melodies in history! Students will learn basic reading, scales, arpeggios as well as proper technique. Lessons are available in both Alto and Tenor Saxophone.

About Thomas

I LOVE to teach and I am looking for a few more motivated students online and at my home studio on Merritt Island, Florida. Lessons are fun and motivating! Beginning students learn songs that they love while also learning basic theory and instrument technique. Advanced students will have their mind

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Tom taught my daughter for almost 3 years before moving back East. We were very sad, he is the best! My daughter always left her lessons happy and I could definitely hear her progress over time which was awesome! Highly recommend!
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thank you from first timer.

Bruce E.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 1993
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Bruce E.

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I want to help you play from your heart. Music is a magical part of life, and I can help you learn how to play music that people want to hear. I will show you how to conquer the mechanics of the process so that you can focus on the beauty and joy of the music.

Music can also integrate our mind, body and soul. I work with students on all levels. We will break thinks down into manageable bits and bring it back together and synthesize it into a whole.

As a Waldorf teacher I have years of experience of helping students breath life into their music.

About Bruce

Hello! I studied saxophone at the Hartt School of Music with Jazz great, Jackie McLean and with classical saxophonist, Ken Radnofsky. The combination of the two gave me a broad foundation for my life as a sax player. My teaching style integrates head, heart and hands. Learning music and how to

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Jan K.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks Slovene, Serbo Croatian, English
  • Awarded Jimmy Heath Award from Aaron Copland School of Music, Queens College, New York, USA
  • Bachelor of Music from Royal Conservatoire of The Hague, The Netherlands
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Jan K.

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I am an internationally recognized saxophonist, composer, keyboardist, songwriter, lyricist, vocalist, bandleader, arranger, and producer with a passion for music education.

I have been teaching professionally for 10 years at levels from beginner to Graduate student/working professional (I am a substitute teacher for saxophone legend, prof. Antonio Hart, at Aaron Copland School of Music, Queens College, NY). All levels and ages are welcome.

I have a specific teaching curriculum with an emphasis on the control of the saxophone fingering and breathing/sound producing techniques, which ensure visible improvements within weeks of lessons! I am definitely also open to the students' own wishes regarding their repertoire and musical interests.

The unique quality I bring to my student's teaching experience is that I am also a working musician - I have been performing, recording, touring, producing, and band-leading internationally for 15 years now in a wide variety of musical ...

About Jan

I am an internationally recognized New York-based saxophonist, clarinetist, composer, arranger, bandleader, producer and educator. I grew up in Slovenia, where I got my first (very thorough) formal training in both classical and jazz music. I continued my studies at the Royal Conservatory of T

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Octavio P.
very patient
Octavio P.
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Kemal
Jan was recomended by my former flute teache, and I started taking clarinet lessons from him as a complete beginner. He is an excellent teacher, very patient, and he understands the psychology and needs of the student. In few weeks, I was able to produce nice sounds, and play simple pieces myself. Jan is also very knowledgeable about music theory. You can see that he is a great artist and musician who is very passionate about it- something that inspires and motivates the student as well. I would highly recommend him.

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in Elmhurst, NY

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in Elmhurst is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $109 per hour.
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"Aaron is a brilliant musician and a patient teacher! I highly recommend him."
Mary
Took Saxophone lessons from Aaron H.
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"Great lesson - assessed where I am and what I need to get where I want to go. I'm really pleased"
Bruce
Took Saxophone lessons from Neal S.
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"Lisa was very helpful and patient teaching me the basics of how to play. I definitely learned more than I expected."
John
Took Saxophone lessons from Lisa B.
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"Ethan has alot of fun!!!"
Ethan
Took Saxophone lessons from Paul W.
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"Great. My son really liked him. He gave some good tips and directions."
Matt
Took Saxophone lessons from Lucas H.
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"Lonze has been great for my son who is practicing to make 1st chair in the marching band. Lonze is teaching him proper breath techniques and support which will help him tremendously when moving around. He is extremely knowledgeable and helpful. I highly recommend him for your student."
Lindsay
Took Saxophone lessons from Lonze R.
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"Sergio is terrific! Highly recommend. Smart, easy to talk to, clear instruction and good sense of humor too. Big thumbs up!"
Paul
Took Saxophone lessons from Sergio M.
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"Chelsea was very patient and listened to my concerns. She had material ready for me to play and was very kind when she corrected me. She always found something I did right even when I made mistakes. Very good teacher!"
George
Took Saxophone lessons from Chelsea C.
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"Very knowledgeable ,careing,and intuitive"
Brandon
Took Saxophone lessons from Luther B.
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"I have been playing the saxophone for over 50 years without a long term period between active playing. Nick has been very effective in my playing ability and I have learned a great deal from him."
Sid
Took Saxophone lessons from Dr. Nick S.
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