carole nelson

classical and jazz saxophone teacher

Based in
Dublin, Ireland
Also teaches in Carlow, Kilkenny
carole nelson | classical and jazz saxophone teacher

Rates: Standard fee 50 euro per hour. Sliding scale 40 -50 according to means.

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Carole Nelson is a jazz pianist, saxophonist and composer living in Co Carlow, Ireland. She has composed for, recorded and performed worldwide with her own band Zrazy, and has won national and international awards for her work. She is an internationally recognised songwriter, and also works as a composer for theatre, opera and film, choir director, arranger, session musician and accompanist.

“glorious free-spirited jazz” – The Irish Times

Carole teaches saxophone, jazz piano and voice in Dublin city centre and the south east. She draws on 25 years of teaching experience in both classical and contemporary music, including jazz, blues, funk, pop, and world music Her approach to teaching draws on the richness of her many years as a professional musician. She enjoys the creative challenges of teaching all levels, from beginners to advanced

“She is a gifted intuitive who tracks closely with the student's own needs and is extremely generous with her gifts” – Susan Boston, student


saxophone teacher

Newpark Music Centre, Blackrock, Co Dublin

Sep 1986 - Jan 1993

Educational history

BA, Social and Political Science

September, 1974 - September, 1977
Cambridge University

ARCM Performers Diploma, piano

September, 1972 - September, 1974


Aimed at: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced.

Last login: 8 years 26 weeks ago

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