Anthony Lazarus

Anthony L.

Carlsbad, CA
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About

Anthony delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 5+ and special needs

Teaching since:
September 1995

I was originally trained on Saxophone, Voice and basic piano skills at the Chicago Conservatory of Music. My professional experience has been working as a traveling house band for the Ted Allen Agency in Chicago as well as numerous types of classic rock, fusion rock, jazz, jazz standards and fusion jazz and wedding bands. I'm currently studying at Miracosta Community College to complete my music degree to advance to a 4 year University in Music Education. I have been requested to play baritone sax in the Miracosta Oceanside Jazz Orchestra (MOJO) and also play with the Collective a smaller jazz ensemble taught by Steve Torok. This year I have been teaching before and after school music classes with children from 8 to 13. Our focus has been elementary training incorporating basic music theory, harmony and rhythm as well as instruments such as clarinet and flute as well as sax.

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Experience

Teacher
Jan 1980 - Jun 1983
Sole Proprietor

I have had students that I worked with at the Columbia College Free Theater with Bill Russo and also taught lessons visiting young players homes as well as them coming to me.

Education

3 years Completed
Aug 2012 - Present
Chicago Conservatory of Music

Languages

English
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Awards

Downbeat Community College Outstanding Performance
May 2015
Downbeat Magazine

Affiliations

National Association of Music Merchants
Jan 2012

NAMM is the not-for-profit association that promotes the pleasures and benefits of making music and strengthens the $17 billion global music products industry. NAMM's activities and programs are designed to promote music making to people of all ages.

Photos & Videos

Bird Park Balboa Park Concert

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Chicago Frequency Singing Tour

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Hangin Out at the Studio
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5 Reviews

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Logan B. May 10, 2017
Piano · In home

My son really had a great first lesson! Mr. Anthony is very friendly and as my son said he was "super nice". Look forward to his next lesson.

Tom B. Dec 3, 2016
Flute · In home

I think Anyhony is great. He is s good teacher, makes learning fun. Highly recommend

Megan L. Oct 9, 2015
Piano · In home

Tony has been great with my kids, ages 8 and 10, for learning piano. He is very knowledgeable and makes it fun for them :)

Stefan R. Feb 14, 2015
Saxophone · In home

Tony is terrific. He's full of enthusiasm for the saxophone and brings a great deal of encouragement and positivity needed when you're starting out. He's also very capable of adjusting his teaching style to reflect the interests and needs of the student. For example, I've got some music reading skill, so Tony adjusted the lessons to reflect that. He and I txt when I have a question during the week. He's always encouraging.

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Jason B. Sep 30, 2014
Singing · In studio

Tony is such a patient, fun instructor. I am mainly a pianist and wanted to work on my vocal fundamentals and get my singing to a better level. His expertise has really helped me start achieving my goals. I met him in college last year in Jazz band, and that man can really blow on saxophone as well! Thank you for all your help!

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