Dean Tsur is an award-winning Israeli saxophonist and composer/arranger. Dean has won the North American Saxophone Alliance Jazz Competition and was a semifinalist at the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition. He has earned his Master of Music degree from The Juilliard School and has over ten years of teaching experience.
The saxophone is a great instrument for students who are interested in performing many different styles of music and particularly for jazz and blues. The saxophone was invented to have the volume of a trumpet and the flexibility and speed of a clarinet.
Dean and the student create together a personalized plan that focuses on the student’s interests and goals.
I admire different saxophonists for different reasons. Here are some examples: