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Saxophone Teachers

Whilst we make every effort to ensure that all of the teachers in our directory are genuine and that all information provided is correct, The Wind Section cannot accept responsibility for any of the listings.  It is up to the individual or parent/carer seeking instrumental lessons to assess the suitability of the teachers and to ensure that the relevant DBS / PVG checks etc. have been undertaken.

If you would like to be added to our Music Teacher Directory, please email your details to alex@thewindsection.com

Rob Hall

Qualifications: B.Mus (Hons) GRNCM PPRNCM 

Location: Clydesdale, ML11 & Edinburgh, EH12

Telephone: 07973 145976

Email: rob@themusicworkshop.co.uk

Website: www.themusicworkshop.co.uk 

Instrument(s) taught: Saxophone, clarinet, piano, composition & improvisation (any instrument)

Styles taught: Classical, jazz & contemporary 

Grades taught: Novice to advanced

Checks undertaken: PVG checked & DBS member

Any other information: Over 30 years experience teaching privately and in schools/colleges inc specialist music schools. Faculty member at St Mary's Music School, Edinburgh. ABRSM Examiner (Classical & Jazz). I teach private students at The Music Workshop (Scotland) near Lanark and in Edinburgh West End.

Katrina Gordon

Qualifications: GRSM (Hons) from the Royal Academy of Music, London. Postgraduate diploma in performance from Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester 

Location: Caithness, KW14 

Telephone: 01847 893517 or text 07821 537076

Email: katrinathurso@aol.com

Website: www.caithnessmusic.com

Instruments taught: Flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, saxophone (alto & tenor), recorder, trumpet, cornet, tenor horn, baritone horn, euphonium, trombone, piano, music theory & composition

Grades taught: From beginner to grade 8+

Checks undertaken: PVG membership number 1208 2696 9088 0345

Any other information: Kind & friendly tuition at all levels. I welcome beginners and have encouraged students to grade 8 on a variety of instruments. I’m also a published composer. I use MTB exams, so if you want to sit grades you can - at your own pace & using specialist examiners.

Karen Dufour

Qualifications: BA with Honours (Musical Studies), MMus (Performance) - Royal Conservatoire of Scotland 

Location: East Dunbartonshire, G66 

Telephone: 07929 344702

Email: karendufour@googlemail.com

Website: www.karendufour.co.uk & www.babayagaduo.co.uk

Instruments taught: Saxophone, flute, clarinet 

Styles taught: Classical, jazz & popular 

Grades taught: beginner up to Grade 8, diploma level (ABRSM & Trinity) and university undergraduate 

Checks undertaken: Member of the PVG scheme 

Any other information: I love teaching all ages, from beginners to advanced, in formal education settings and those looking to play for fun and their own personal development. Lessons are tailored around the individual. I am experienced in preparing students for ABRSM and Trinity grade examinations whilst maintaining a supportive, nurturing and fun environment for the student, allowing them to fulfil their fullest potential. Lessons can be delivered in person or online.