Anyone who plays saxophone-from session players to intermediate students and absolute beginners-will find a wealth of instruction and inspiration in this comprehensive and easy-to-use guide.
You'll learn how to:
--tongue and breathe correctly
--play chords, from major and minor to combined chord patterns and diminished scales
--improvise using chord progressions and transcriptions
--play in any rhythmic style
--master advanced techniques including high-note fingering and lip glissando
and much more.
Whether you are picking up a horn for the first time or are a regular on the performance scene, How to Play Saxophone will prove an invaluable tutor, supplementing your private lessons, refreshing your skills, and providing all the expert musical information you need to help you progress as a player.
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John Robert Brown plays saxophone and clarinet, and teaches jazz and popular music courses at the City of Leeds College of Music. He lives in England.
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Book Description St. Martin's Griffin, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110312300492
Book Description St. Martin's Griffin. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0312300492 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1915838