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Jesse M.

(101)
Saxophone
Starting at $70
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  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Jesse M.

(101)

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Learn about rhythm, melody, harmony, and dynamics, and how they apply to the saxophone. Explore the range of your instrument through various scales. Build solid skills through understanding the mechanics of how your body and instrument work together.

About Jesse

*Disclaimer* I'm currently not taking beginner students on voice/singing, guitar, bass, drums, piano, and ukulele. I highly recommend my studio partners Melissa though. Please check out her profile: https://takelessons.com/profile/melissa-m62 My Background I've been playing with classic

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August 2, 2019
Romy R.
Jesse has given directions on how to successfully become a better musician. His approach and explanation on musical theories was much more understandable than what I was previously reading. Overall, I found the lessons to be very usefull.
June 28, 2019
Dulcenea
Super kind, patient and teaches a lot in each session!
March 25, 2019
Alex
Jesse is very friendly and a fun teacher to be around.
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Matt L.

(84)
Saxophone
Starting at $40
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Matt L.

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My goal as a teacher is to provide an in depth understanding of the instrument to my students. Whether we are learning technique specific to the instrument or general musical concepts, it is important to me that I take the time to insure that my students not only learn how to do something, but also the reasons why we are learning a specific concept or technique. At the end of the day, my ultimate goal is to teach you how to teach yourself, so that you may enjoy playing the instrument outside of our lessons together.

I prefer not to conform to a specific teaching style, because every student is different, and I have been fortunate to have a great variety of types of students throughout my years as a teacher. Some of my students are children and adolescents who are looking to pursue music when they go to college or auditioning for state and regional band programs. Many of my students are very busy adults who are either looking to pick up an instrument for the first time as an ...

About Matt

Hello! In addition to the following paragraphs about me, you might also enjoy the video that I've prepared below entitled "your first lesson" (note: videos may only be available by accessing the Takelessons website on a web browser and may not show up if you are using the Takelessons app on a ph

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October 26, 2019
James
Matt Lavon is a real musician and an excellent teacher. He is patient and encouraging, and he knows his stuff.
September 28, 2019
Sita
September 20, 2019
Oliver
Our son enjoyed his lesson with Matt and is looking forward to the next one.
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Julian B.

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Saxophone
Starting at $40
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelors of Music in Jazz Performance and Music Technology from University of Maryland Baltimore County - UMBC
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You'll be playing songs in no time! With over eight years of teaching experience with students of all ages, I know how to tailor your experience to you or your child's goals and experience level. I believe that we get the most joy from playing our instrument by developing strong fundamentals so that new musical challenges are enlightening rather than frustrating.

About Julian

I began teaching in-home lessons to K-12 and adult students in 2010. Since then I have: 1) Taught thousands of fun and engaging lessons to over 150 students 2) Helped high school students attain successful college music auditions 3) Had students on saxophone AND clarinet place successfully in All-S

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September 6, 2018
Chris
I played the sax through high school and then stopped playing until I retired ~ 4 years ago. I started lessons with Julian when he lived nearby and have continued with "skype" lessons since he moved out of the area. He's a great teacher: motivational, thorough knowledge of both classical and jazz, kind, good sense of humor, and a good communicator. I highly recommend him.
September 5, 2018
Lisa
I highly recommend Julian as a saxophone teacher. My son started playing saxophone and taking lessons with Julian three years ago, when my son was 9 years old. Julian is patient with my son and has built a good rapport with him. Julian has always encouraged him to try his best and to not be discouraged when he makes mistakes, and that has made my son comfortable with Julian and confident enough to push himself. Also, Julian is reliable and punctual, and is good at communicating through text and email.

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Shannon S.

(40)
Saxophone
Starting at $30
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • BA-Performance from Univ of MO-KC, Winona State Univ
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Shannon S.

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Online Saxophone Teacher

all levels through college/adult.

Affiliations:
American Association of University Professors
American Federation of Musicians
American Symphony Orchestra League
College Music Society
Houston Flute Club
International Double-Reed Society
International Clarinet Society
National Flute Association
North American Saxophone Alliance

About Shannon

AFFILIATIONS: Music: AAUP, AFM, ASOL/LAO, CMS, HFC, NFA, IDRS, ICS, NASA. Fitness: ISSA, NDETA, ASHI, USAT, LCT, BAM, HRTC. -------------- MUSIC (see fitness below): Shannon has numerous years experience teaching all skill levels on woodwinds, and beginning-intermediate piano & classical str

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September 13, 2019
Nooria A.
Shannon is a great teacher, very professional and more than accommodating. Wholeheartedly recommended.
May 22, 2019
Kayla
Very knowledgeable. Easy to talk to and ask questions.
February 17, 2019
Cynthia
My daughter's first lesson with Shannon went very well. We look forward to continuing the flute journey with her.
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Tina D.

(42)
Saxophone
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Bachelor of Music, Music Education from Temple University
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Tina D.

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Online Saxophone Teacher

I've played saxophone for about 18 years. I enjoy teaching all levels of saxophone students! Saxophone is a fun and versatile instrument.

About Tina

Hello! I've been teaching private lessons for over 15 years. I was a high school music teacher & band director in the Philadelphia area for 7 years, and I now live in Miami, FL where I am working on a doctoral degree in conducting. I also work as a freelance musician. I'm looking forward to maki

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November 8, 2019
BENJAMIN
it was fun & she helped me until i did it right, witch was a while!
October 28, 2019
Dawn M.
October 7, 2019
BENJAMIN
it was fun
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Ian B.

(23)
Saxophone
Starting at $45
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Ian B.

(23)

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Online Saxophone Teacher

I teach saxophone lessons to students of all abilities, ages, and interests. A working professional musician and current graduate student at New England Conservatory, I offer online saxophone lessons that include ear training, sight reading, expression, technique, and how to play different styles of music.

About Ian

Hi, my name is Ian and I have been playing music professionally since 2006 and teaching since 2009. A graduate of The New School for Jazz & Contemporary Music, I have taught at the community college level and at Young Lions Jazz Conservatory in San Diego, CA in addition to maintaining my private st

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July 26, 2019
Yuka O.
Me and my 12-year-old son started saxophone two years ago together. Ian had a great guide to us who had never played the instrument. My growth is slow due to age issues, (of course satisfied) but my son's growth was great. My son now has a great deal of confidence as a jazz player, and he was able to work on other things positively too. We met Ian then became more into music and jazz. He is patient and will tell you until we can do. Ian is mainly jazz, but he is also very familiar with brass band and classical saxophone too. He is a working musician who do live performance, gig, and compose in various places. He loves music from the heart, his solo is so beatuiful. Ian's lessons has changed our life. We really grateful for giving us his time.
July 23, 2019
Bruce Engelhardt
June 4, 2019
Scott C.
Always a great lesson

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in Cowpens, SC

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in Cowpens is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $17 and $134 per hour.
30 min
$58 average
45 min
$57 average
60 min
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"Very patient with my eleven year old grandson who is a new music student."
- Brody
Took Saxophone lessons from Anthony M.
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"I am very pleased taking class of saxophone with Michael. This was my third lesson with him. Guess what! I can play a Happy Birth song by memory. He takes seriously to teach me how to read the music and how to recognize major scales. I look forward to learning more from him. I recommend if someone wants to take saxophone lesson, please pick Mike."
- Peter Le
Took Saxophone lessons from Lance R.
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"Awesome teacher! Really learned alot, thanks so much!"
- Daniel
Took Saxophone lessons from Lucas H.
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"Our first lesson was great. Ashley quickly got where I was and what I needed and we were off to a great start. She gave me tips on how to seat and breathe correctly, how to place my mouth and fingers on the keys to get a better sound, and we started practicing a few notes. Within a couple of days she sent me detailed notes on what we had gone through in the first lesson and gave me some exercises for practicing. Great experience all around for a beginner like me and I look forward to keep learning from her!"
- Javier
Took Saxophone lessons from Ashley E.
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"Gleb is an excellent teacher. He is an accomplished musician and was patient and thorough during the lesson."
- Ann
Took Saxophone lessons from Gleb V.
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"Thanks for letting me provide a reference for Alex. I have taken alto sax lessons from him over the years, starting about 4-5 years ago. Alex is a great musician and teacher. Each lesson was consistently structured for: sound quality and listening, technical work and reading, duets, and improvisation. Rather than heavy music theory, he would instead provide routines to reinforce these concepts. He was always patient, and emphasized what I did well, with subtle redirection to correct problems. I definitely improved under his guidance and teaching.

The only reason I stopped seeing him was that my job became very demanding, and I could not devote enough time to practice and justify the time and cost of lessons. But even when I showed up unprepared, he was understanding and flexible to work with me.

If it would have been possible to have Alex come to me, I would have welcomed that."
- Robert
Took Saxophone lessons from Alex L.
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"Being new to the online lesson format, I was skeptical at first, and have waited about 5 lessons to write this review. I am really glad we (randomly) picked Lucas to help my 6th grade son get started with saxophone. I'm so impressed with Lucas' ability to gauge through at at times imperfect internet connection what feedback to give my son. Lucas is excellent at giving instruction in understandable, and usable bites of information. The lessons are well paced and I can hear my son improve over the course of every lesson. The convenience of the online lesson cannot be overstated- we live in a rural area where finding an teacher and getting to a lesson was challenging to fit into our schedules, so it is amazing to have such great instruction on a schedule that fits in with our life. I would definitely recommend Lucas specifically, and the takelessons format to anyone looking for saxophone lessons."
- Catharine
Took Saxophone lessons from Lucas H.
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"We became friends, Then as a student I learned a lot and I have a lot to look forward to as I progress with my practicing I cant wait to practice on my own, The teacher was filled with knowledge on the sax I am glad I found Christina and look forward to my next lesson because Christina was easy to work with and no pressure."
- Peter
Took Saxophone lessons from Christina A.
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"I have been learning how to play the tenor saxophone with Lonze for seven months. I had never picked up the sax before, so I was truly starting from zero. I have enjoyed working with Lonze because he emphasizes the importance of on fundementals like practicing long tones, scales, tounguing and rythm. I have also been learning from him how to read music. When I am faced with a note I cannot seem to hit, he is able to provide specific guidence and advice on how to work one's embochure and throat in order that, through practice, I can work towards improving. The same aplies to finger positioning, as he has provided me with specific advice on how to position my fingers for best fluidity between notes. He has been very encouraging during this process, which keeps me motivated to continue. I look forward to continued learning under his tutelage."
- Saul
Took Saxophone lessons from Lonze R.
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"First lesson. Very, very helpful. Looking forward to the next lesson."
- Dylan
Took Saxophone lessons from Anthony M.
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