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Learn Music Lessons on Saxophone, Clarinet, or Flue

Learn sax, clarinet, or flute. Ben uses an individualized practice plan for every lesson that caters to the students’ needs. Lessons cater to the student's needs. The curriculum includes the following array of skills: Instrumental technique, improvisation, composition, and repertoire building of both jazz and classical pieces. Many of Ben’s students have gone on to study at music schools. Some have even become professional musicians! Currently, all lessons are taught on "Zoom."

Location

At student's location: Around Brooklyn, NY, United States
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General info

Skills:
Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
45 minutes
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

Ben is a multi-instrumentalist performing on clarinet, saxophone, and flute. He currently performs regularly with Postmodern Jukebox and The Hot Sardines. Additionally, he has appeared with Dave Matthews, Trey Anastasio, Aaron Neville, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and Haley Reinhardt.

Ben is a passionate, enthusiastic educator. His curriculum includes the following array of skills: Instrumental technique, improvisation, composition, and repertoire building of both jazz and classical pieces. Ben uses an individualized practice plan for every lesson that caters to the students’ needs. Many of Ben’s students have gone on to study at music schools. Some have even become professional musicians!

Education

Hartt School of Music (1999-2003)
Bachelor of Music in Music Education
Central Connecticut State University (2005-2007)
Post-Graduate Studies in Music Education

Experience / Qualifications

*Professional musician and educator for twenty years
*Public school band teacher in Connecticut for ten years
*Private instructor for twenty years
*Musician, played with:
-Postmodern Jukebox
-Hot Sardines
-Dave Matthews
-The Owlz
-Ben & Friends

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  • Instructor since April 2020

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from $58Online via webcam
from $81At student's home

Good-fit Instructor Guarantee


If you are not satisfied after your first lesson, Apprentus will find you another instructor or will refund your first lesson.

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