Paul Hanson is creating Music, Music Videos, Music Tutorials
16

patrons

$153
per month
Hello! I'm best known as a creator of unique bassoon music videos-that and a touring, performing bassoonist/saxophonist and educator. I've worked with Bela Fleck and the Flecktones, Cirque Du Soleil, Eddie Money, Boz Scaggs, SF Jazz (Miguel Zenon), Charlie Hunter, Steven Bernstein, Wayne Shorter, Jonas Hellborg,and a host of others. I'm a classically trained, award-winning bassoonist who heard about this thing called "YouTube" ten years ago and decided to throw up some electric bassoon jamming. That video went a bit viral and YouTube became a way to communicate with lots of people-now I have somewhat of an active YouTube channel. 

As the musical media landscape has totally changed since I started playing professionally over 35 years ago-I've always been thinking about what is the best way to get my content out and how can we as artists survive. The genie of social media and music content is out of the bottle-it's not going back to the day of catching a bus to a local record store to buy an album just for one great song.  As a musician-I'm equally interested in education (my education and showing others all I can about what I know) and producing music. So-this is what my Patreon page is all about. 
I like to do music tutorials on subjects such as jazz improvisation (both for bassoonists and other more mainstream jazz instruments), creating the coolest music videos I can make, and talk about my lesson platform that is currently on SKYPE. I am blown away by some of these Patreon artists and I know this is a platform that is here to stay. It's great that Patreon has found a way for some of my new music heroes to actually make a living doing what they love to do while being so good at it. Thank you! Paul 

Tiers
Awesome Reward Tier #1
$2 or more per month 5 patrons
  • Access to patron-only content
  • Sneak peek photos of upcoming releases
  • Patron-only polls
Awesomer Reward Tier #2
$6 or more per month 3 patrons
  • High-quality downloads (.jpg, .mp3)
  • Process/behind-the-scenes
  • Plus all previous rewards
Awesome-er Musical InfoEducation
$10 or more per month 7 patrons
  • Free Downloads of Musical Technique Exercises (patterns, scales, theory, exercises)-well, 'free after you pledge your monthly $10 rate it will just keep coming! 
  • Info on how to pull it off
Awesome bassoon or saxophone lessons!
$80 or more per month 1 patron
  • Online bassoon lesson specializing in all styles including jazz improvisation. Join me online!
  • Online saxophone lesson 
Includes Discord rewards
Awesome Electric Bassoon/ Sax recorded for your musical project!
$250 or more per month 0 of 10 patrons
  • Personalized solo for your music project 
  • Plus all previous rewards
Awesome solo bassoon concert! (San Francisco Area only)
$500 or more per month 0 patrons
  • My exclusive solo bassoon show-bassoon and electronics. 
  • When in San Francisco-look me up-otherwise I'm working on a webcam possibility for a live solo concert online
  • Plus all previous rewards
Goals
$153 of $500 per month
When I reach $500 a month-I'll be able to upgrade my video equipment to add more cameras and get Final Cut Pro. I'd like to continue up the quality! 
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Hello! I'm best known as a creator of unique bassoon music videos-that and a touring, performing bassoonist/saxophonist and educator. I've worked with Bela Fleck and the Flecktones, Cirque Du Soleil, Eddie Money, Boz Scaggs, SF Jazz (Miguel Zenon), Charlie Hunter, Steven Bernstein, Wayne Shorter, Jonas Hellborg,and a host of others. I'm a classically trained, award-winning bassoonist who heard about this thing called "YouTube" ten years ago and decided to throw up some electric bassoon jamming. That video went a bit viral and YouTube became a way to communicate with lots of people-now I have somewhat of an active YouTube channel. 

As the musical media landscape has totally changed since I started playing professionally over 35 years ago-I've always been thinking about what is the best way to get my content out and how can we as artists survive. The genie of social media and music content is out of the bottle-it's not going back to the day of catching a bus to a local record store to buy an album just for one great song.  As a musician-I'm equally interested in education (my education and showing others all I can about what I know) and producing music. So-this is what my Patreon page is all about. 
I like to do music tutorials on subjects such as jazz improvisation (both for bassoonists and other more mainstream jazz instruments), creating the coolest music videos I can make, and talk about my lesson platform that is currently on SKYPE. I am blown away by some of these Patreon artists and I know this is a platform that is here to stay. It's great that Patreon has found a way for some of my new music heroes to actually make a living doing what they love to do while being so good at it. Thank you! Paul 

Recent posts by Paul Hanson

Tiers
Awesome Reward Tier #1
$2 or more per month 5 patrons
  • Access to patron-only content
  • Sneak peek photos of upcoming releases
  • Patron-only polls
Awesomer Reward Tier #2
$6 or more per month 3 patrons
  • High-quality downloads (.jpg, .mp3)
  • Process/behind-the-scenes
  • Plus all previous rewards
Awesome-er Musical InfoEducation
$10 or more per month 7 patrons
  • Free Downloads of Musical Technique Exercises (patterns, scales, theory, exercises)-well, 'free after you pledge your monthly $10 rate it will just keep coming! 
  • Info on how to pull it off
Awesome bassoon or saxophone lessons!
$80 or more per month 1 patron
  • Online bassoon lesson specializing in all styles including jazz improvisation. Join me online!
  • Online saxophone lesson 
Includes Discord rewards
Awesome Electric Bassoon/ Sax recorded for your musical project!
$250 or more per month 0 of 10 patrons
  • Personalized solo for your music project 
  • Plus all previous rewards
Awesome solo bassoon concert! (San Francisco Area only)
$500 or more per month 0 patrons
  • My exclusive solo bassoon show-bassoon and electronics. 
  • When in San Francisco-look me up-otherwise I'm working on a webcam possibility for a live solo concert online
  • Plus all previous rewards