Saxophone Lessons in Alexandria, VA

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Mike P.

31 Reviews
Fort Washington, MD
Starting at $30
  • Awarded Senior Award from Kurt Lucas
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
  • Jazz Commercial Performance from Towson University
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Mike P.

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Having a great time learning the saxophone and learning about how to play it in any context!

About Mike

Hello! My name is Michael, I am a graduate of Towson University with a bachelors degree in music and jazz performance and I am eager to teach future musicians how to play the Saxophone/various instruments and to also teach them about music in general. I can also provide clarinet and flute lessons

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Matthew
Mike gives great feedback and helps you understand the basics of the saxophone. Asking you what you want to learn and where you want to go with your practice.
Emilio
My son looks forward to his lessons. He’s learning and getting the one on one instruction that he needs to improve.
Ramon L.
he cares a lot for the student.
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Earl C.

10 Reviews
Greenbelt, MD
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Awarded 2005 Smooth Jazz #1 Artist of the Year from Smooth Jazz and More
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Earl C.

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Offering saxophone lessons to beginners.

About Earl

This International guitarist is now offering online music lessons. With more than forty years of experience, he has performed with many well-known artists including grammy-nominated celebrities and others such as Freddie Jackson, Regina Belle, EU, Angela Bofill, Alyson Williams, Mya, Syleena Johnso

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Gray Williams
Great learning experience with Eric.
David
I can't say enough good things about Earl's instruction. He's extremely knowledgeable and talented and yet responsive, inspiring, and kind. Rather than applying a narrow and rigid approach to teaching, lessons are built around my abilities and interests and he has taught me new ways of looking at music and playing guitar. I feel very fortunate to be one of his students.
Kevin P.
Great experience! Looking forward to more.
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Gleb V.

36 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, German, Russian, LIthuanian, English, German, Russian, Lithuanian
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaching since 1999
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Gleb V.

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I have developed a teaching method that is efficient and creative, and is backed by over thirty years of professional performing experience. In the past fifteen years, I have taught continuously at several music schools in Germany. In my classroom, I approach music lessons with uncompromising attention to the goals of my students, their abilities and style. While focused on rigorous study of instrumental technique and music theory,

About Gleb

My name is Gleb V. I am a professional music instructor and performing musician. I have sixteen years of teaching experience for children and adults of all ages, and have been recording and performing internationally for over thirty years. Specializing in saxophone, clarinet, flute and piano, I

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Gleb is an absolute please to learn from! He understands his students and patiently brings them to meet their fullest potential. He has a wonderful personality and fun approach to ensure that his students keep the enjoyment playing their selected instrument.
Oladele Ojo
Great instructor, extremely patient and flexible with location. Even spent extra time showing me new materials, interesting songs to practice, and where to get my sax looked at for cheap.
Barak P.
This was my first time using takelessons and I am impressed. Gleb is very knowledgeable, punctual, dedicated and a pleasure to work with. My 14yr is making improvements every week and it is very noticeable. Looking forward to continue working with him.

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Maureen S.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Awarded Awards from Various
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Maureen S.

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Online Saxophone Teacher

Levels 1-10 MTAC Certificate of Merit, College Level Classical and Jazz

About Maureen

•The styles I teach most often are jazz, classical and popular. Although I have studied many different genres, my specialties are saxophone and composition. I have studied with music teachers such as Anthony Braxton, Herb Pomeroy, Charlie Banacos, Jerry Bergonzi, Gary Burton, Joe Viola, Ken Pullig,

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Beverly
Maureen has been a wonderful clarinet teacher! Being an adult who is picking up the clarinet again, I like how Maureen provides a balance of theory, exercises, improvision, and various methods to help me in my playing.

Maureen is patient, always willing to answer questions and encouraging. She makes you want to try harder!
Dahlia M.
Maureen is patient, methodical and focused. Great first lesson. I am very encouraged.
Maureen
I highly recommend Dr Maureen Spanza . She has been wonderful with teaching my granddaughter
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Jennifer V.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Jennifer V.

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I also teach flute and piano too! However, for saxophone it was my major at UCF ini Orlando. I have a degree in Music from UCF. I was in the saxophone section in the Florida state University Marching Chiefs. Also, I teach classical, jazz and get students ready for all state all county, ect... I also like to challenge the students with harder music. I also teach proper mouthpiece embouchure as well as vibrato and special technics.

About Jennifer

Hello my name is Jennifer. I have years of experience teaching. I taught lessons back in high school (beginner only at the time). I was a police officer for a little while and then quit law enforcement to continue a career in music. I was a student music at University of Central Florida in Orlando

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Neal S.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Music Performance, Music Journalism, Music Education from Illinois State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1993
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Neal S.

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Private one-on-one saxophone instruction has been my primary vocation for nearly 30 years. I've also worked as a professional performing musician for over 35 years. Each lesson is tailored to the tastes and needs of the student, with traditional method books rarely used once the basics are under control. Instruction is based on a strong working knowledge of scales. The informed use of these scales leads to a heightened understanding of improvisation, ear training, and other practical aspects of music theory. Students are encouraged to choose from a variety of jazz standards and transcriptions, classical themes, and pop tunes that I’ve transcribed and engraved. Rudimentary instruction is also available for saxophonists wishing to learn flute and/or clarinet.

About Neal

I started giving saxophone lessons nearly 30 years ago when I began to realize how little I was taught about the way music works in the real world. Despite studying Music Performance at Illinois State University, my most meaningful education has been earned through mistakes I've made, or through tr

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Bruce
Great lesson - assessed where I am and what I need to get where I want to go. I'm really pleased

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in Alexandria, VA

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in Alexandria is $69. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $130 per hour.
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$54 average
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$69 average

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"Patient, a wonderful beginner teacher!"
Anders
Took Saxophone lessons from Frixos P.
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"I forgot how to play my Saxophone but he helped remember all the basics and a few songs all in one lesson."
Lily
Took Saxophone lessons from Sergio M.
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"I'm just starting but already very excited to continue with Gleb."
Ed Manzi
Took Saxophone lessons from Gleb V.
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"I've been taking lessons from Kareem for about a year now and it has been very helpful in music theory and getting a grasp on improvising. I like Kareem's approach at keeping it simple and focusing on my learning needs I have and would recommend Kareem to anyone interested in private lessons."
sean
Took Saxophone lessons from Kareem K.
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"Nick Stow! I learned a great deal from his private lessons. He understands how to gradually work into good and exceptional habits for practicing as well as performing. I only wish to have had more of an opportunity to perform with and learn from these lessons. As I said, it takes time and patience to come to the skill level Nick is at, but he'll work with you to grow a level you can start to excel at."
Eric
Took Saxophone lessons from Dr. Nick S.
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"Matt is an awesome teacher. I have been taking lessons with Matt for about 18 months now. Even though I haven't picked up a horn since high school, Matt's patience and methodology has given me the confidence to pursue this hobby further.
Highly recommended!"
Tal
Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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"What a difference! Like night & day. Josh is going to survive his first performance of the year thanks to Rick! Looking forward to next week."
Joshua
Took Saxophone lessons from Rick R.
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"Ian is knowledgeable and patient - the perfect mix for an instructor. Looking forward to my second lesson"
Scott
Took Saxophone lessons from Ian B.
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"Once I figured out the technicalities, everything went well. My son gave me a thumbs up when I asked how he liked it."
Isaiah
Took Saxophone lessons from Carl W.
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"Emily is warm, energetic, very professional and talented.
We love her!!"
Lucia
Took Saxophone lessons from Emily P.
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