Emre holds his B.M.(Bachelor of Music) from The Hartt School, where he studied Jazz, Music Education, and classical saxophone. He has studied saxophone with Jackie McLean, Michael Menapace, and Kenneth Nigro. Upon graduating Emre began teaching music in schools. He has been teaching and playing music for the last 23 years since graduating. Emre also holds advanced degrees from Wesleyan University and SCSU. Emre's goal is always the same: to be as active as possible helping others achieve in music. He plays professionally in various jazz and funk settings and loves helping students to achieve musically.
Do you want to jam with your friends? Maybe just rock out for fun? Learn to play pop, jazz, classical, or band music! Perhaps you'd like to play saxophone as a stress reliever or for physical therapy? Learn the fundamentals of playing a woodwind instrument, from keeping a basic, steady tempo, to playing the lead Sax through chord changes of a jazz ensemble. Maybe you always wanted to learn to play Flute or Sax but never had the time. Learning to play the Saxophone will develop problem solving skills, discipline, and self expression.