From the mellow to the brassy, experience the fluent musical repertoire of the saxophone with Imagine Music. We’ll pair you with our passionate teachers who will help you achieve your goals. From learning the basics to mastering legendary jazz tracks, you’ll get the complete experience with our customized saxophone lessons in Calgary.
With its unique cone shape, specific techniques and 25 tone holes, it might be overwhelming to learn this popular instrument – so we’ll make it easy for you. Our teachers will ensure you’ll learn the saxophone at a pace that works for you, customizing lessons to your specific needs, experience and goals.
Consistent practice produces the best results! You can schedule weekly lessons with our teachers, who will plan out each lesson from September to June, so you get the musical journey you want.
Learning this popular instrument will help you recognize melodic phrasing and expression. Although it is often synonymous with jazz, the adaptability of this instrument opens up your musical repertoire into different genres such as blues and classical.
Indeed it can! Many students will take saxophone lessons to supplement their band music class in Junior High and High School. You will improve by taking extra lessons with our teachers.
Students are usually around the age of 12 when they learn to play. Many, though, will have previous experience in another instrument such as piano or guitar, drums or singing, making their transition easier. However, it doesn’t matter how old you are; you can still learn and play the sax! With our teachers, you’ll learn the sax at a pace that works for you.
There are four main saxophones available: alto (the most common beginner instrument), tenor (common choice, especially in jazz), soprano (highest pitched) and baritone (lowest pitch). We can explain the differences of each one in more detail in our lessons.