Kellon Anderson

Kellon A.

New York, NY
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Saxophone

Levels Taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Want to learn to improvise and play by ear over your favorite funk, rock, pop, hip-hop, or jazz songs? Want to provide a beginning saxophonist with a solid foundation or learn the techniques necessary to take intermediate playing to the professional level? If so, you're in the right place. Kellon actively performs in NYC, has experience teaching all ages, and holds a Master's in jazz saxophone performance from NYU.
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Kellon delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 10+

Teaching since:
2011

My name's Kellon, and I'm a professional saxophonist, doubler, composer and band leader. Actively performing in NYC, I specialize in funk, jazz, hip-hop/r&b, rock, folk, musical theatre, symphonic band, and pop playing. As a educator, I've taught everything from middle school marching band to collegiate jazz masterclasses.

I can help students in the following areas:
-Beginning saxophone
-Technique and musicality for all levels
-Performance practice and piece preparation
-Reading music
-Playing by ear
-Beginning to professional level improvisation in any genre
-Gear guidance based on desired aesthetics
-Music Theory
-Composition
-Beginning to double on flute and clarinet

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Experience

Freelance Musician
Aug 2011 - Present
Self

Jazz, Classical, Country, Rock, Hip-hop/R&B, Disco-Polo, Musical Theatre, Pop, Folk, Singer-Songwriter, etc.

After-School Music Instructor
Aug 2017 - Mar 2018
Manhattan Youth

Marching Band Technician
Aug 2011 - Aug 2014
Self

Education

M.M in Jazz Instrumental Performance
Aug 2016 - May 2018
New York University
B.F.A in Jazz Instrumental Performance
Aug 2014 - May 2016
City College

Languages

English
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Photos & Videos

Playing a folk gig with the Dan Saulpaugh Band at Rockwood.
Rockwood

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Cabaret the Musical

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W.A.L.L.S Quintet at Shapeshifter Lab

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NYU Recording with Alex Sipiagin
The Cutting Room

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Joe's Pub with The Wildlings

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Before the Fire's Gone
54 Below with Lindsay Mendez - Lost in the Brass
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