Learn Woodwind

Clarinet, Flute, Saxophone and Recorder

Coda offers Woodwind tuition in Clarinet, Saxophone, Flute and Recorder for individuals and groups of all ages and for all abilities from beginners (of any age) through to advanced players. (The starting age for child beginners for the different instruments will vary according to hand size).

Students are encouraged to develop a good playing style within a broad range of music: classical, traditional folk music, pop, world music and jazz.

A student-centred approach allows for individual enthusiasms within a structured programme. Practice books are available to encourage home practice, remember homework and technical tips. Parents of our younger students are welcome to attend lessons and can also help support home practice. There are opportunities for taking external music examinations (Trinity College London and Associated Board) at appropriate times.

Learning a Woodwind instrument at Coda will build and extend skills, learning and understanding of: solo playing. ensemble playing, reading and rhythm games, music theory activities, ear training, informal creativity, music in a wide range of styles, posture and breathing.

Coda Beginners Jazz Ensemble

We are always looking for new recruits to our Coda Beginners Jazz Ensemble – you can find out more about this here

Open to suggestion

If you would like to learn a wind instrument or join a wind ensemble – day time, weekend or evening for children, young people, or adults – and we do not currently offer what you would like to do – do please contact us to discuss. We are always interested in new ideas about the development of music making opportunities.

Woodwind Teachers

Learn an Instrument

At Coda Music Centre near Christchurch, on the Dorset/Hampshire border. We offer music tuition for all ages and abilities in piano, strings, woodwind, guitars, drums and vocals. Lessons can be one-to-one, in pairs or groups – depending on preference and budget. Classes are offered at a variety of times – just get in touch for current availability.

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