Saxophone lesson available with fun patient teacher. Learning the sax is great fun and available to anyone one of any age. No experience needed.
I can offer a trial lesson with a loan of a saxophone if you don't own one at present.
- Which subject(s) do you teach?
Jazz and Classical saxophone
Specialising in improvisation
How to improvise to a DJ
Grades 1 âˆ’ 8 Trinity/Guildhall and ABRSM
- Tell me about your qualifications.
All grades with The Associated Board of The Royal Schools of Music
Advanced certificate in Jazz Harmony with B.I.P
- How much do you charge?
I charge £30 for 1 hour. The first lesson is half price.
You can buy 5 lesson and get one free.
I do charge a small fee for travel if it's not in my local area.
- Where do you teach?
I can teach you in your home or alternatively I have teaching studios in Camden, Mill Hill, The West End.
The general areas I cover are Golders Green, Hampstead, Finchley, Muswell Hill, Highgate, Archway, Camden, Holloway, Bell Size Park,
Chalk Farm, Hendon, Wembley, Harrow, Southgate, Barnet, Primrose Hill, Edgware, Chiswick, Islington, Stanmore, Marylebone.
- When are you available?
My teaching times are very flexible. I'm available evenings and weekends. Some daytimes are also possible.
- Which ages and levels do you teach?
8 âˆ’ 80
- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
Exams are optional but students can take Jazz or Classical exams with ABRSM or Trinity/Guildhall
- Do you have a personal message for students?
Anyone can play the sax!
- What kind of experience do you have?
I have been working a professional musician for 20 years. My experience includes working as a session musician, performing and touring with various bands, working as a band leader and teaching saxophone. I have played many of London's jazz clubs including Ronnie Scotts, Pizza Express, The Hideaway, Jazz Cafe, 606, The Pigalle Club, The Vortex and many more.
I am endorsed by Yanagisawa Saxophones and Vandoren Reeds. My endorsement deal requires me to run events, gigs and workshops for musicians through out London. At present I play every Friday at The Pizza Express Jazz Club in Dean Street Soho. This is an open event for jazz musicians to join in and show case their talent.
- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
I don't have an up to date CRB but I've had one previously.
- Where and with whom did you train?
I have studied with and had guidance form some of the worlds leading jazz musicians including Tim Garland, Bob Mintzer, Toni Kofi, Dave O'Higgins, Courtney Pine and Phil Woods.
- Do you belong to any professional organisations?
I am a member of the musicians union.
• Bmus (Hons)
• ABRSM/Trinity Guild Hall Jazz Exams
• Musicians Union Member
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