Saxophone Lessons in University Place, WA

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Shawn M.

Olympia, WA
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2005
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Shawn M.

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Although my approach is a classical understanding, I will also work with students on jazz elements. Once you understand the instrument well, you will be better equipped to take on the extended techniques in jazz.

About Shawn

Shawn Meloy is a professional instructor and performer in Olympia. He has worked with students of all ages and his approach is one of discovery. He has played in several orchestras on the oboe as well as solo and students of his have won competitions and earned scholarships to music conservator

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Gwendolyn B.

4 Reviews
Bellevue, WA
Starting at $36
  • Speaks italian
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaching since 2005
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Gwendolyn B.

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As a private instructor, I genuinely encourage efficient practice, solid technique and good tone quality, as well as an appreciation for music. I also incorporate the study of music theory and the study of music fundamentals in my lessons. I have experience teaching the genres of classical, jazz, modern, folk, and pop music and hope to extend the joy of learning music to my students as well as help them grow and gain confidence in order to bring on-going fulfillment to their musical experience.

About Gwendolyn

I currently teach private lessons in saxophone, flute, and piano and have experience working with individuals as well as small groups. In 2007, I received a Bachelor’s degree in Music Performance from the University of Washington where I studied jazz and classical saxophone. For the past 15 years,

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Ramesh Ramaiah
Gwen was understood that this is my first lesson and gave me full support and she was excellent. I am happy that I found a good teacher.
Ardeshir J.
Gwen was a wonderful instructor. She was so knowledgable about both music theory and saxophone skills. I would totally recommend her.
Carl S.
Very friendly and extremely helpful I’m really looking forward to my next lesson. I love how she jumped right in and got me playing.

Stephanie D.

4 Reviews
Tacoma, WA
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Stephanie D.

4 Reviews
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I hold a bachelors degree in Music Education. I have just completed my Masters in Music Education degree and am eager to build up a woodwind studio again! Clarinet is my primary instrument and can teach beginning, intermediate and advanced students. I also can teach beginning and intermediate sax and flute. I strive to create experiences with my students where instant success is being achieved in each lesson. I love to incorporate fun and variation in my teaching, no two lessons are the same!! Its never to late to begin learning an instrument, all ages and abilities are welcome!

About Stephanie

Stephanie Kuborssy was born and raised in Mountain View, California. Stephanie graduated from Southern Oregon University in June of 2016 with a Bachelor of Science in Music Instruction and a Minor in Environmental Studies and Policy. While maintaining a 3.83/4.00 GPA, Stephanie participated in the

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Isaih T.
Stephanie was just fabulous, introducing my grandson to the saxophone. She was very nurturing and encouraging, yet gave me tons of information. I highly recommend her.
Andrew
Teaching not only requires technical expertise, but it also requires kindness and thoughtfulness. Stephanie is a master at all these things, and learning from her is a genuinely awesome experience.

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Joshua A.

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Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Music Composition from Kansas State University
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Joshua A.

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I have been a saxophonist for 11 years, currently studying as a saxophone student majoring in Music Education & Composition at Kansas State University.

Lessons for saxophone will consist of three main areas:

Technical Work:

No one wants to hear it, but this means scales and patterns! Learning all of the major and minor scales is a great start to learning new music, and will be the first goal for my students. Included in technical work is proper cleaning and care for the instrument, proper breathing, and physical habits such as posture.

Repertoire:

I want you to experience music that is capable of your skill level, exciting, and will help you learn about different styles and history. I have a substantial collection of music that can help you find what you enjoy playing! Along with learning to play new music, you will be learning about the significance of the music we play. Who wrote it? What time period? Why was it written? I am also a composer, so I have original ...

About Joshua

Hello! Are you ready to dive into the musical world of the saxophone!?! My name is Joshua, a teacher, composer, and performer. I am proficient in saxophone, and competent in flute, clarinet, composition, and piano. My Bachelor of Music degree comes from Kansas State University in the area of Mus

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John J.
i think joshua understands his student. he is also on time of his schedule, patient to student. i think he is a good teacher.

Doyle B.

16 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Teacher of the Year from Hobe Sound Bible College
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Doyle B.

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I have been teaching saxophone for 22 years. I have an earned Masters degree in music and enjoy teaching students of all ages. I am happily married with 5 children at home--4 of them are musicians as well (the youngest is 4).. Students will quickly learn not only the basics of music theory, but will be playing songs as early as their first lesson. It is extremely rewarding watching students have fun, excel, and fall in love with making music. I presently teach music at 3 schools (1 college) and only have a few lessons slots available. I look forward to working with you.

About Doyle

Hello, my name is Doyle B. and I am eager to help you reach your goals! I've been teaching private lessons since 1992 and have loved helping my students win competitions at the state level, learn how to advance rapidly on their instrument, and fall in love with making music. I have 3 earned degrees

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Wonderful man. Great teacher
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Doyle was fabulous. He was patient & caring. I think I can learn alot from him. Great teacher.
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Shannon S.

41 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Shannon S.

41 Reviews
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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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Nooria A.
Shannon is a great teacher, very professional and more than accommodating. Wholeheartedly recommended.
Kayla
Very knowledgeable. Easy to talk to and ask questions.

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Average Cost of Saxophone Lessons in University Place, WA

The average cost of 60-minute saxophone lessons in University Place is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $17 and $130 per hour.
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$42 average
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$57 average
60 min
$70 average

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"I've been trying to learn piano 19 years now and after just one lesson with kid everything seems soo clear. THANK YOU FOR YOUR KNOWLEDGE!"
- Hope
Took Saxophone lessons from Ryan G.
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"Amber is nice. I can tell she has a lot of knowledge and i can tell she cares for her students.She is very easy to approach with questions or concerns. I cant wait for my next lesson"
- Tyrese
Took Saxophone lessons from Amber W.
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"Andrew helped me learn how to breathe more efficiently, so the notes sound smooth and not choppy. Good first lesson."
- Judith
Took Saxophone lessons from Andrew L.
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"Lonze was terrific! My son is learning a lot and can't stop talking about how excited he is to continue his lessons. Thanks Lonze!!!"
- Koel
Took Saxophone lessons from Lonze R.
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"I have been receiving weekly lessons from Matt for over a year now and he is terrific. He has a great disposition and is able to articulate (no pun intended:)) the proper way to play the instrument. He also focuses on music theory in a relaxed and enjoyable manner. I would highly recommend Matt."
- Alissa Rudes
Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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"Baptiste is a great teacher, he helped me develop my technique and immediately understood what I needed or wanted. Looking forward for the next lessons."
- Mike
Took Saxophone lessons from Baptiste H.
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"Josh is a great teacher. My son Steven loves to be with him. He is very knowledgeable and kind. We will continue to register the saxophone class from Josh."
- Steven
Took Saxophone lessons from Josh G.
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"I got a free Alto Sax from a former coworker, and after several years of not having played Clarinet, I felt I could use some guidance from an awesome woodwind doubler like Eric.

The convenient part for me was that he's one of my good friends! I can say both as a student and a friend that Eric is a consummate professional, and is incredibly qualified to teach students of any level how to play the Saxophone. If I had 1/3rd of the Sax chops that Eric has, I'd be gigging right now."
- Adam
Took Saxophone lessons from Eric C.
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"Kareem is superb. Under his tutelage I am certain I will advance quickly from my current skill set. I'm more convinced than ever that I can become a real musician. His assignments require the commitment that I am willing to invest. I hope I will live up to his expectations."
- Michael
Took Saxophone lessons from Kareem K.
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