Fostering Love of Music Developing Musical Literacy



•  Clarinet & saxophone lessons
​•  Music theory instruction
​•  Aural skills development
​•  Semester recitals
​•  Collaborative opportunities
​•  Chamber music coaching
​•  Sectional coaching
•  Experience joy of music
•  Develop musicianship and technique
•  Learn through singing and ear training
​•​  Gain a firm understanding of the fundamentals of playing an instrument
​•  Develop a healthy performance attitude
•  Learn standard repertoire 




•  Properly functioning equipment

•  Lesson Notebook

•  Reeds (must be well taken care of)

Beginning Level:
           ​•  Essential Elements 2000
           ​•  Standard of Excellence
           ​•  Jump Right In
           ​•  Student Instrumental Course
Intermediate Level:
           ​•  Albert Scales
•  Tuner

•  Metronome

•  Curriculum

Advanced Level:
​•  Rose Etudes
​•  Baermann
​•  Galper
•  Langenus Articulation
•  Ferling Etudes
•  Larry Teal


​​​​•  Colorado & Ohio All-State Bands
​​​​•  Greater Boulder Youth Orchestras

•  University of Colorado Boulder Honor Band

•  Colorado Ambassadors of Music European Tour

•  Detroit Civic Wind Symphony​​

•  OMEA District 1 Honors Band

•  BGSU Honors Reading Band

•  Toledo Symphony Youth Orchestra

•  Capital University HS Honor Band

•  Top ratings at OMEA Solo and Ensemble


Download the  2019-2020 Lesson Rate Sheet, price varies by location, length, and for individual/group lessons.
I offer a scholarship for students in the Estes Park School District with financial need. For consideration, please complete the Studio Scholarship Application online.
All lessons should be paid monthly by check or electronic transfer, due at the first lesson of each month. 
All cancellations require 24 hours advance notice. With advance notice, lessons will be rescheduled as time permits or a credit will be granted for the following month.


Clarinet Scales

Saxophone Scales

Photo credit: Peter Watkinson

© 2012-2019 by Annaka Hogelin