Saxophone Teachers - London
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Becky Hughes - BMus(Hons) Guildhall School of Music and Drama
I have been a professional teacher and freelance musician since graduating from GSMD in 2011. I have taught privately and for numerous music services across London and have played at many prestigious UK venues such as Festival Hall, Liverpool Philharmonic Hall and Arts Theatre West End to name a few. I offer personalised lessons for all ages and abilities; whether learning for fun, working towards exams or both in: Saxophone/Clarinet/Flute/Beginner Recorder/Music Theory. Lessons are available online via zoom or at my home in North West London. All lessons will be delivered online during the lockdown due to Covid-19.Phone: 07793101956
Phone: 07917 794 307
I am a London based saxophonist and tutor graduated from Trinity Laban Conservatoire. I focus on developing my students' personal sound and technique not only through the tone but through the melodies and harmony found in jazz. My main focus is jazz but I also studied classical music and I can help you with ABRSM or Trinity methods. I have been teaching 1-1 lessons over 5 years now and developed a method of teaching is adaptable for all.
I’m a jazz saxophonist, performing with my own group at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club and at jazz festivals across Europe (such as Vicenza Jazz). I was 1st Tenor Saxophone in the National Youth Jazz Orchestra, where I played at venues such as Buckingham Palace, the Barbican, and on BBC Radio 2.
I have 7 years’ professional experience in teaching the sax to students of all ages and levels, including ABRSM exams (all my students passed, most with Merit or Distinction) and GCSE performance coursework. I strive to help students become the musicians they want to be.
Phone: 07545 696535
I am a very experienced teacher of tenor and alto saxophone who is comfortable teaching students of all ages in all styles. My students that choose to take exams regularly excel at ABRSM jazz grades and classical grades 1-8. I teach to postgraduate level as a visiting saxophone teacher at the Royal Welsh College of Music and am also an active performer on the UK jazz scene with another album in the pipeline for summer 2018. I am sure you will enjoy learning with me as much as I will enjoy teaching you!
(Lessons are £35/hr, I offer a free consultation lesson. I teach in both Tufnell Park and Camberwell.)
George Millard - MMus, BMus (Hons), DipABRSM.
I am a young professional saxophonist and woodwind player. I have a large amount of experience as a jazz, classical and commercial performer. I studied jazz and classical saxophone, and woodwind performance, at the Guildhall School of Music and at the University of North Texas. I also have an ABRSM diploma in classical saxophone.
I have been teaching people of all ages and abilities since 2007; over the years, I have developed a flexible, but consistent, teaching style that I can adapt to suit all learners.
I am happy to teach in my home, your home or in one of Sax.co.uk’s new studios.
I'm a graduate of Trinity Laban College of Music and Dance with over 15 years experience teaching saxophone both privately, in schools and for musical institutions across London. I cater to all levels and backgrounds and specialize in teaching jazz and improvisation. Over the course of my teaching career, I have developed an approach that aims to bring out the innate musicality of students. Playing a musical instrument should be a rewarding experience, and whether my students are working on their first scale or learning to improvise over a difficult chord progression, I aspire to make sure they do so in a relaxed, musical and enjoyable way. Much more information can be found on my website.
I have experience teaching on a one to one basis to adults and children of all abilities. Much more information can be found on my website.
MPerf - Distinction (Saxophone)
BMus Hons - First Class (Saxophone)
Experienced teacher and performer graduated with Distinction in July 2015 with a Master’s in Performance in saxophone from the Royal College of Music. Gained a First class honours degree from TrinityLaban Conservatoire of Music and Dance.
I teach students of all ages and ability from beginner to advanced in the Hampshire and London areas please get in touch to arrange a lesson.
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Phone - 07784922887
BA (Hons) 1st. Professional performer accomplished in a number of styles including jazz, pop, soul, funk and classical. A confident and experienced teacher from beginner to advanced and to all ages. Lessons are tailored to each students goals and requirements and cover things like technique, improvisation, repertoire, theory, harmony and doubling.
I'm a Freelance Saxophonist/composer, graduated from Royal Academy of Music in 2011
with 1st class honours degree. Debut Album 'Beginnings' (2011) out on Edition records. I teach beginners to advanced. I also teach harmony and theory.
BMUS Music Kings College London - with saxophone performance at Royal Academy of Music and World Music at SOAS. Currently enrolled in LRAM (teaching course) at Royal Academy of Music.
Primarily classical saxophone; however, I also teach other styles. ie Jazz, Pop etc.
All ages and abilities, based in North London but will travel. Affordable and fun lessons. Please contact for more info.
Simon has played with stars such as Rod Stewart, Tina Turner, Amy Winehouse, The Eurythmics, Beverly Knight, Joss Stone... as well as some of the world's top jazz artists. With his own successful group "The Simon Peat Quartet", he has played at major venues and festivals around the world.
London Based Saxophone and Clarinet Teacher, currently studying at the Royal Academy of Music.
I am very experienced in one to one teaching of students of all ages and abilities, in all styles (including Classical, Jazz and Pop). I am a very friendly and encouraging individual with a desire for my students to succeed and achieve outstanding results!
I aim to inspire my students, and help them develop at a pace that is right for them.
Please feel free to contact me for any further information!
MA, LTCL (Distinction), Assoc. CIPD - Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute tuition. In addition - Jazz, Harmony, Arranging and Composition tuition offered. Professional practitioner and educator with over 20 years experience in the industry.
Phone: 07730 554025
Bachelor of Music from Royal College of Music, London
Master from Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya, Barcelona.
I am a young, enthusiastic and dedicated with experience working both in a school environment and in a private one to one situation. Always I aim to maintain a high level of professionalism and I am driven to providing an exciting and personal musical experience.
Marek studied at the prestigious London Guildhall School of Music & Drama. He has gathered over 18 years experience playing classical and jazz music, which has allowed him to grow as a musician and as a tutor. He is open to students at all levels and happy to travel to their homes. Please visit his website for more information.
BA(Hons) Commercial Music. I am a professional saxophonist with over 30 year's experience, playing live gigs, recording sessions, TV & Radio worldwide. I can teach you how to improvise, read music, understand music theory and HAVE FUN. I can help you develop a strong style and technique. I have a 100% track record of coaching for Grade exams.
Phone: 07785 306372
Philip Attard- BMus Hons (Saxophone)
Experienced teacher currently studying for his Masters at the Royal College of Music. As a performer he has toured in Europe and the USA in important venues such as the Royal Albert Hall, V&A Museum, The Carriage House Centre, The Manuel Theatre and is winner of various international music competitions. His teaching experience is a substantial one, having taught saxophone for the past 4 years to individuals of all ages and levels. If you are interested to perfect your saxophone playing or simply to start working on your first tunes, please do not hesitate to contact me.
I am willing to travel to student's premises.
Fee: £35 per hour
Phone - 07462675827
Experienced Saxophone and woodwind teacher trained at Guildhall School of Music and Drama.
All ages and ability catered for adapting teaching techniques to suit the individual and their music interests.
£25 per 30 minute lesson.
£35 per 45 minute lesson.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org / 0787 293 6297
I teach saxophone for over 7 years now, play for 16. I teach people of all ages , and all levels, from complete beginners to young musicians preparing for exams and competitions to advanced amateur saxophonists. I enjoy teaching as much as playing, I believe that finding a good teacher is essential in order to progress as an instrumentalist, to stay motivated and overcome challenges.
Website - www.saxophonelessonslondon.com/about/
PhD in Ethnomusicology
I am an experienced gigging saxophone player, specialising in world music. I have been teaching jazz and classical saxophone for many years, as well as teaching keyboard, musicianship and band playing.
Rates: £20 for half an hour. £33 per hour.
Location: nearest Tube East Finchley
Saxophone teacher and performer with more than 10 years experience.
Studied and worked in Brazil and Germany, now based in central London.
I teach students of all ages and ability from beginner to advanced.
Get in touch to arrange a free first lesson.
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MusB (Hons) - First Class
ATCL - Distinction
Experienced in teaching both one to one and in the classroom, I aim to get the most from my students by tailoring lessons to challenging, rewarding, and fun. Primarily a jazz musician but I also teach classical, folk and pop styles, and music theory. Pleas get in contact for more info!
I am a young London based saxophonist, woodwind player and educator. I have a large amount of experience in various styles including jazz, soul, pop and house. Over my years of teaching I have developed a flexible teaching style tailored to the needs of the student, with the main focus being enjoyment!
I teach all ages and abilities, from beginners right through to advanced students.
Happy to teach at mine or your home, or one of the studios at Sax.co.uk.
I’m a freelance jazz saxophonist based in London. I am in my final year studying with a scholarship at the Royal Academy of Music. I have performed alongside Alex Garnett, Nigel Hitchcock, Greame Blevins in the London Super Sax Project, The Gareth Lockrane Big Band, The Barry Green Sextet, and I co-lead a quartet with Alex Hitchcock, James Maddren and Ferg Ireland. I’m about to qualify with a Licentiate of the Royal Academy (Teaching qualification) and a BMus Jazz Degree. I have experience in teaching all genres of music.
Central and South East - London
London - South
Saxophone tuition, all levels
Also available: Music Theory and Harmony
Hi! I've been East London's leading jazz educator on saxophone and keyboards for the past 30 years. Dedicated to teaching, whether you are a beginner or advanced, you'll love your lessons with me. Guaranteed. Check me out on my website or phone me. Details below.
Phone: 020 8478 3835
BA hons in jazz and composition from Middlesex University, plus more then 10 years of experience playing professionally. My debut album ‘Dawning’ was called one of the most pleasing discoveries of 2011, received approving testimonials from both the great Kenny wheeler and Iain Ballamy.
I teach all levels from complete beginners to advanced as well as jazz improvisation and harmony and theory. I have also done a lot of work on more advanced saxophone techniques like multiphonics, overtones, circular breathing and extended altissimo range.
Lots more info on my website.
I am a freelance jazz saxophonist and a recent graduate of the Royal Academy of Music. I can teach all genres/styles of music, beginners to advanced. Please get in touch for more information.
Saxophone, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, and Konnakol lessons
BMus- Michigan State University (US)
BMus- Conservatorium van Amsterdam, (NL)
MMus- Artez Conservatorium (NL)
PhD (in progress)- RNCM (UK)
I am an East London based clarinetist and saxophonist, specializing in bass clarinet. Nearly 20 years of teaching experience. All styles and levels taught, including classical, jazz, klezmer and other world and folk musics. I'm an internationally recognized performer and educator, and strive to tailor lessons to suit each student based on what their learning objectives and goals are.
I also teach konnakol, the Indian approach to rhythm, and its application in a Western context. Mastery of this method opens the doors for a greater understanding and performance of complex rhythms.
London - South East
Tim Ower BA (Hons) Saxophonist and graduate from Leeds College of Music with a wealth of experience performing worldwide and teaching throughout the UK. All styles of music taught, specialising in Jazz and Improvisation. All ages and abilities are welcome. ABRSM and Trinity Guildhall graded exams can be covered. CRB checked. Please feel free to get in touch if you have any questions!
London - Greenwich
Jermaine "JK" Dantzie
Jermaine "JK" Dantzie is a London based Saxophonist, with a first class BMus (Hons) Composition/Performance degree, from the London College of Music. As a performing saxophonist, he specialises in urban styles of music, which include: Jazz, Blues, Gospel, Soul, Funk and Hip Hop. With over a decade’s worth of experience as a private tutor, Jermaine is excellent at working with pupils of all ages and varying levels of ability. Whether you want to be a professional musician or an impressive amateur, Jermaine can help you realise your potential, by catering lessons to your goals and pace of learning.
London - South East
MMus (distinction) from RCM; BMus (Hons)(1st class); LRSM; 11 years' teaching experience; fee £40 per hour; all levels taught; familiar with the ABRSM exams; currently teach at a number of institutions; have given masterclass as part of Syzygy saxophone quartet at Trinity College of Music; perform with Decibel contemporary music ensemble.
LONDON SOUTH EAST JAZZ SAXOPHONE ( SE22 )
Sax lessons focused on jazz style and improvisation classes up to advanced level with jazz saxophonist Renato D'Aiello.
Qualified teacher of music to adult at Goldsmith's College offers private lesson focused on Jazz saxophone and improvisation.
30 years of teaching experience. ( Do not deal with grades) Past teaching experiences : Glodsmith's College, Sherborne College, various jazz schools in Italy. Master classes at Cambridge, Basel jazz School ( CH )
Renato studied with: Sal Nistico, Tony Scott, Steve Grossman and Joe Henderson. He has played with great jazzmen like : Art Farmer,Sal Nistico, Steve Grossman, Eddie Duran, Kirk Lightsey, Keith Copeland, Duffy Jackson, Tony Scott, Jim Mullen, Bruce Forman, Phil Lee, G.Husband, Alain jean Marie.
Mobile: 07882 329840
Website : www.renatodaiello.net
London - Putney - SW15 2QN
Long considered one of the world’s greatest alto saxophonists with over 50 years at the top of the British and International Jazz scene, is now available to give lessons, clinics and master classes in saxophone and Jazz improvisation.
King has played with many jazz greats including Bud Powell, Red Rodney, The Ray Charles Orchestra, Benny Golson, Lalo Schifrin, Philly Joe Jones, and Elvin Jones, who said this of Peter– “A wonderful musician ...... a master of his instrument. People are aware of that here in America as well as in England”.
Kingston/ S.W. London
Assoc. Dip Jazz Studies (Sydney) Very experienced teacher and player, beginners to advanced, young and old, all enquiries welcome.
Phone: 07974 928317
Kingston/ S.W. London
Mr Sébastien Rogeon-Pipe BMus (Hons) DBS Checked
I have over 10 years teaching experience with both adults and children.
My lessons are enjoyable, relaxed and structured to help you develop your playing to the best of your ability.
I tailor the approach and content to suit your personality, age and skill level, focusing on: melody, harmony, rhythm, memorisation, tone, theory, aural training, technique, posture, improvisation, repertoire, reading, notation, creativity and musicality.
Phone: 07735 456 135
South West London - Putney/Richmond
Mark teaches all ages and all levels of saxophone and clarinet players. Teaching and performing for over 40 years.
Specialist in improvising tuition, jazz/blues/funk, classical clarinet and saxophone repertoire, and having fun lessons.
Current bands include The Groove Warriors, The Jammers, The iota group plus jazz ensembles
Creator of 'Jammin The Blues' series.
Website: www.saxophonelessons.org www.gruntproductions.com
Ickenham - Greater London (NW)
I am an experienced teacher and have taught for Liverpool University and numerous schools. I studied at Cambridge University and the Royal Northern College of Music and have won awards from these institutes as well as the City Music Foundation and the Countess of Munster Musical Trust. I teach from beginners to advanced level in both jazz and classical styles.
Phone: 07732 517433
I have over 15 years of experience playing in orchestras, jazz groups and function bands, including engagements at the Royal Festival Hall and The Barbican. Over the years I have taught adults and children. From absolute beginners to more advanced students looking to refine their technique. I am based in Muswell Hill and am able to travel to student's residence for lessons in the north London area, or can arrange lessons at the London branch of Sax.co.uk
In my teaching I focus on helping students find their own sound, whilst developing a good knowledge of technique. When teaching children and those coming to the saxophone for the first time, I feel that students should enjoy their practice as much as possible, and so design my lessons around this principle. The more you enjoy practicing, the more you practice and the better you sound!
I am a recent graduate from the Royal Academy of Music with a first class honours degree in jazz performance. I am also a freelance saxophonist and teacher working in London and have experience playing in a wide variety of styles including jazz, classical and pop. I am happy to teach people of all ages and abilities and look to encourage students to reach their potential whilst having lots of fun.
20 years experience teaching and performing. Friendly teacher offers easy-to-follow teaching structure. Lessons include learning to play a wide range of music from classical music to jazz and blues. Opportunities to to take exams with the ABRSM or Trinity - Guildhall. I play regularly in London and can also offer intermediate students the chance to perform in a workshop. Trial lesson available with loan of a saxophone. Absolute beginners welcome.
NW, N and central (Sax.co.uk) London areas covered. Prices range from £25 to £40.
Phone: 07531 593461
North London, Highgate - London
BMUS Hons Degree at Birmingham Conservatorie
Master Degree in Jazz at Guildhall School of Music and Drama
I have taught saxophone in several schools in London including Highgate School.
I conduct saxophone/jazz workshops all over the UK.
I'm happy to teach beginners to advance both classical and jazz all grade examinations.
I charge £40 per hour and if need to travel £45 plus expenses (Tube fee).
North London, Highgate
Highly experienced Jazz alto saxophonist who has performed on the scene for many years, and played regularly at clubs such as Ronnie Scott's. Ex Guildhall student (postgraduate diploma). I've been teaching for several years and currently teach at Bedales School and Fortismere Music Centre (Muswell Hill). I teach all grades (classical/jazz) and I teach clarinet also. I'm based in Highgate.
North London (N6)
I gained a BMUS (Hons) Jazz from Trinity College of Music in 2007. I have since performed at the Queen Elizabeth Hall and live on BBC Radio 6 Music.
I specialise in teaching children from 7-16yrs of age and have taught for many years including in Hong Kong. I am also a trained Alexander Technique teacher (graduated in 2012) and so have an understanding of how to undo deep-rooted physical bad habits. Please have a look at my website for more information.
Phone: 07949 995 715
North London - Hampstead and Camden
BMUS (Hons) 1st Class from Trinity College of Music.
Experienced sax tutor specialising in beginner and intermediate players. I teach all ages from children up to the retired. I have a relaxed, friendly yet focussed approach to teaching whilst catering lessons to the particular tastes and ambitions of the student.
Rates: £30 per hour, £25 per 45mins Contact Nick Jones
Telephone: 07751 529 158
Saxophone Tuition. Professional musician with Performing, touring and recording experience offering intensive one to one saxophone tuition including: Tonal production: Exercises to produce a warm, full, focused sound. Ear training: Using materials based on D.L Burges' relative and perfect pitch courses. Improvisation concepts and approaches. Developing a personal sound and style. Reading concepts. How to transcribe. In depth analysis of great players approach and transcriptions and how to employ their harmonic innovations successfully including John Coltrane, Michael Brecker, Chris Potter, David Sanborn, Stefano Di Battista, Bob Reynolds, Bob Berg, Charlie Parker, Cannonball Adderley, Dexter Gordon, Sonny Stitt etc. All underpinned by a thorough understanding of musical theory with demonstrations on piano of how harmony works and applying that to the saxophone. Saxophones taught: Tenor, Alto and Soprano. Previous teachers: Andy Sheppard, Jean Toussaint, Tim Garland, Deandre Hamilton, Mornington lockett, Paul Booth, Rob Townsend and Mark Lockheart. Relaxed informal approach, absolute beginners to advanced.
Contact Roan McCormick
Telephone: 07932 182176
Josef Stout (BA Mus)
Sax lessons for all ages/abilities (North London).
London - North West
BA (Hons) Jazz, 1st Class Honours, Leeds College of Music
MA Performance, Royal Academy of Music (in progress)
I'm a professional saxophonist based in North West London and alongside my performance work I have much teaching experience, having taught many private students of varied abilities and ages. I'm flexible in my approach to teaching and try and work on material that is based around my students' tastes in music to keep the lessons fun and motivational!
Phone: 07807 327144
85 Sansom Road, Leytonstone, E11 3HD
Qualifications: Bmus(hons) 2:1, ABRSM grade 8 Saxophone, ABRSM grade 6 Piano, ABRSM grade 5 Theory.
Other information: I teach Saxophone, Piano, Clarinet and Flute. My strengths are in classical training, but will tailor my lessons depending on the abilities and interests of the student/parent. I strive to make my lessons both fun and engaging, whilst progressing the student in reading music and playing by ear.
London, North East.
Carlos Lopez-Real, BA, MA (Oxon) LGSM, PGDIP, FHEA
Professor of saxophone and jazz studies at The Guildhall School of Music and Drama, and sax tutor at Purcell School. Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, and teacher to the youngest finalist in the BBC Young Musician Jazz Competition. Jazz specialist but also teach classical to diploma level. Beginners to professional catered for; Technique, improvisation, harmony, rhythm, composition.
Phone: 07949 408368
London, NE, Walthamstow
London / North East
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Endorsed by Rico, Yamaha, BG-France, AMT, Locoparasaxo, SaxRax. Credits: Prince, Amy Winehouse, Boomtown Rats, Maceo Parker, Jersey Boys, Omar, Beverley Knight, Carleen Anderson, The Drifters, Shez Raja Collective, New York City Spirit of Praise, Jools Holland. Jazz teacher at Blackheath Conservatoire. Based on your needs, I will diagnose the route to your next level. We get a balance between fun and progress. A friendly situation in which to step outside your comfort zone and embrace challenges. The most enjoyable elements of playing seem to come with luck. The more I practice, the luckier I seem to be. (Gary Player)
I am the author of the best-selling 'Jazz Method For Saxophone' (Schott Music), and a qualified teacher with over thirty years experience. I welcome enquiries from enthusiastic players of all ages and abilities.
Phone: 07790 715940
Abbey Wood - London
Dr. Marc B. Naylor
D.Mus; FTCL; AGSM; L.Mus.A.; Cert.GSMD(P) Professional recitalist, soloist and chamber musician. I have had many new works written for me including Overtones by Betty Roe and Aria & Finale by John Carmichael. I also have extensive experience teaching students of all ages and abilities.
London (West), Ruislip HA4, Middlesex
Well known as a jazz performer, but has classical and jazz students ranging from primary school age to conservatoire level and beyond.
Also teaches: Junior Royal College of Music, St. Paul's Girls' School, Christ's Hospital School.
London (West), Ealing/Hayes/Hounslow/Feltham
Pan Liang has been playing the saxophone professionally since 2000 and has rich teaching experience from Asia and Europe including classical, jazz, pop, Indian, Middle Eastern and other folk traditions. Pan Liang has a Master of Arts in Waldorf Music Education which focuses on giving voice to one's inner creativity and also has an Honours in Jazz Saxophone with Guildhall School of Music.
With his training in the Werbeck singing method, he combines saxophone playing with vocal techniques by making use of the natural resonators within the body to sculpt a unique and resonant saxophone tone. His approach to music education is to enable the student to play music like an artist painting on a canvas, using sound and time as tools to create a living musical form.
Currently teaching music from lower to high school students and leading a student choir and ensembles at a Steiner School. Also teaches the piano, lyre and singing.
ATCL, LTCL. Individual saxophone and clarinet lessons combining development of technical facility and personal style using jazz, light and classical material tailored to meet interests, preferences and needs of individuals.
I bring together students of like minds and comparable ability (especially adult beginners) to form small ensembles so they can share their music-making.
Phone: 020 8847 4770
Chingford - London E4
Saxophonist for over 50 years. Certificate in Music Teaching to Adults (University of London).
Lessons available in practical musicianship and theory to pupils of all ages.
Classical, Jazz and Improvisation. Preparation for grade examinations.
Mitcham, CR4 area - London
Diploma in Jazz & Light Music, Leeds (combined woodwinds) Licentiate of Trinity College London (Flute teacher) I have been a professional musician for about 40 years playing in theatre orchestras, cabaret backing and pop tours. I am willing to travel to students within 5 miles.
I’m a saxophonist and teacher based in London. I studied jazz saxophone at Trinity Laban Conservatoire and was the recipient of the Jon Hassal Prize for Jazz. I particularly focus on tone with emphasis on technical mastery. I teach ABRSM and Trinity grades and obtained 142/150 in my Grade 8 classical saxophone. I’m passionate about the saxophone and would love to inspire students to become the best they can be.