Saxophone Lessons in West Mifflin, PA

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Daniel M.

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Pittsburgh, PA
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Advanced Music Studies Certificate from Carnegie Mellon University
  • Awarded Winner from Pittsburgh Concert Society Major Artists Competition
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Daniel M.

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In my 17 years playing the saxophone, I've performed in all sorts of places and styles - orchestras, jazz bands, chamber groups, rock concerts, musical pits, you name it! I've taught beginners, college students, and even retirees.

I've studied classical and jazz music at Carnegie Mellon, Duquesne, and Baldwin Wallace Universities with James Houlik, Mike Tomaro, and others. I have studied composition, music theory, and music history, too. After all, there's more to learning an instrument than just knowing which fingers to press down!

I can help you improve your skills and style whether you're just starting out on the sax or fine-tuning your college auditions!

About Daniel

Hi! My name's Dan, and I'm a saxophonist, flutist, clarinetist, teacher, and avid learner of pretty much everything! I just received my Advanced Music Studies Certificate from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, adding to my Master's in Music from Duquesne University (also in Pittsburgh), an

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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!
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Eric P.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Winner Large Jazz Ensemble from Downbeat Magazine
  • Teaching since 2002
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Eric P.

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I am an experienced music teacher of 15 years, specializing in beginner, intermediate, and advanced saxophone players. My other specialty is working with intermediate and advanced jazz improv students of all instruments. All ages are welcome. I will customize the lessons and program to the needs and goals of each student. Whether you are an award winning jazz soloist or someone just starting out on the sax, I can take you to the next step and we can have a great time doing it! Let's get started!

About Eric

After more than a decade of performing and teaching in Los Angeles, Eric now calls Seattle home. Since graduating from the University of Southern California with a degree in Music, Eric has pursued professional jazz and music education with equal passion. In addition to a robust private studi

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Caleb G.
Eric is a great teacher! My son has gained so much confidence since he started working with Eric. He is excited about it again, like he was at the beginning, and I couldn't be happier with our choice!
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First lesson and very easy to work with during the online session.
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Benjamin S.

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  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Benjamin S.

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I hope to make learning instruments a fun, comfortable experience that people will want to come back to. With music education as my primary background, I am trained to tailor lessons to each student's needs and backgrounds. I want to get you to play music that YOU want to play.

About Benjamin

Hi everyone! My name is Ben Scharf, and I'm here to help you learn saxophone. My goal is to help everyone have a fun, personalized experience in learning my favorite instrument. Through me you will learn tips, technique, musicality, and practice methods to eventually become an independent and effic

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Luke N.

Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
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Luke N.

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I love helping students discover their specific passions within music, whether it's through learning a jazz solo, learning a pop song that they love, or composing their own song. I believe each student should follow where their interests lead them, and I strive to be inclusive of these interests in my approach.

My teaching style blends the study of fundamentals with practical application, music theory, song-learning, and real world training.

I think it’s beneficial to take music lessons for a few reasons. First, it helps cultivate a love of music within the student. This provides a unique emotional outlet and a lifelong interest for the student. Second, music is a lens of life and reflects the human experience - so working on music means developing focus, discipline, respect and perseverance, all traits that extend past musical boundaries and into life.

About Luke

Hi! Thanks for considering me for music lessons. I'm a recent graduate from the Berklee Global Jazz Institute, a one-year tuition free masters program. I’m now living in the NY area. I lead my own quartet, performing my original music. I also play as a sideman in many musical situations, from big b

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Lance R.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Bachelors in Music from University of South Florida
  • Teaching since 2010
  • 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

Dr. Lance Russell is a Professor of Music offering private lessons online and in the Dallas area. He received his B.M. and M.M. in Vocal Performance from the University of South Florida, and a Ph. D in Music Theory, with a related field in Vocal Pedagogy from the University of North Texas. Dr.

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Sadie I.
Very patient and kind!! 100% recommend!
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.

Alfred S.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Teaching since 1988
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 18 to 65
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Alfred S.

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Basic scales of the tenor sax starting with the key of Bflat. Scale progression, circle of fifths, finger exercises.

About Alfred

I play professionally, I have over 43 years of music experience I started at a very early age enjoying music, i have played recitals at the high school level on cello. I have been a featured soloist on the 4,5,6,string electric bass as well as the acoustic double bass, I have a CD out that show

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Jesse
Take it from me a former student. Alfred is a fantastic teacher and a amazing player.
Dixie Pottie
alfred shorter jr is a major force to be reckoned with on the bass scene. His clear cut technique for bass comes from years of playing and experimenting with various approach’s to find new ways to open up bass playing to the masses. Book a lessons with him you will not be disappointed. -
Darren S.
Today was my first lesson with Alfred. I am very impress with his knowledge and skill set. We work on some hand and finger exercises and ended the lesson with playing some bass groves. I am looking forward to my next lesson with him.

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in West Mifflin, PA

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in West Mifflin 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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"Luther stays where I’m at and then helps me go the next step. That is useful for consistent gradual progress without the frustrations of moving either too slow or too fast (I am a beginning tenor saxophone player). Nice interpersonal style, patient and easy going, while methodical."
David
Took Saxophone lessons from Luther B.
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"Andrew has made taking saxophone lessons so much fun for my son. He is very dedicated to working with students at their level of ability and makes it fun by including their own personal interests. For example he has worked with my son on several Star Wars themes and other songs that got my son interested in playing saxophone in the first place. We highly recommend Andrew. For reference my son is 14 and at a beginner level."
Tawn
Took Saxophone lessons from Andrew L.
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"Paul is a very helpful teacher who can help me learn at a great pace!"
Kevin
Took Saxophone lessons from Paul M.
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"I love how knowledgable and flexible Alexia is. If I am having trouble with an area of study she will change the lesson on the spot to cater to my needs. That is very important to me. This ends up with a great learning lesson that lets me do better in my other band activities. Alexia is a really great teacher and mentor !"
Alison
Took Saxophone lessons from Alexia P.
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"Jordan is very responsive to what instruction my son needs, and his enthusiasm for music is a great motivator."
Dennis
Took Saxophone lessons from Jordan M.
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"Did a great job even though he was not able to see or hear us through your platform. Communicated to him via text. Was patient with Caroline."
Caroline
Took Saxophone lessons from Mike P.
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"She was a fun and awesome teacher! When she was at Minnewaukan public school she always had really good advice when I was one of her students. She helped me a lot in choir as well with the troubles I had. She also helped a lot of the other students to!"
Kaitlyn
Took Saxophone lessons from Ariel O.
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"Patient Teacher! You will definitely learn great things on your first day. This actually wants to see you get better, and is not just about getting his check! I recommend him to anyone, any day!"
Morayo
Took Saxophone lessons from Tosin B.
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"Extremely comfortable to knowledgeable to work with"
TJ
Took Saxophone lessons from Thomas K.
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"Only one lesson so far but I really like Carl's approach. I wouldn't want a teacher who went "by the book" and just threw a bunch of lesson plans and exercises at me. Carl talked about what I like and what I want to play, listened to me some, and tailored the instruction to where I am at. This is a great place to start from."
Ram Sudama
Took Saxophone lessons from Carl W.
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