1 Thing You Need to Know: Listen

Listening to professional saxophone players through recordings and live concerts is essential to your success. This will help with tone, time, technique, style, articulation, and musical phrasing. It can really accelerate how quickly you learn the saxophone. There’s another type of listening that provides huge benefits as well, which is what we will learn about today. The 1 Thing Here …

1 Thing You Need to Know: To Fix Anything

We all understand learning to play the saxophone takes consistent practice, which makes it challenging and rewarding. You may also see ads stating the opposite, that you can learn the saxophone in a few months, rather than a few years The Truth There isn’t a secret formula for learning the saxophone, but there is some truth behind statements such as, …

One Thing to Know: The First Note

We all know how important it is to make a good first impression. Well, music is the same. For example, when I’m judging a competition, it only takes a few seconds to see who is playing at a high level and who is not. Sure, we can tell from correct and incorrect notes, but everyone can usually play the notes …

The Saxophone & Isolation

Many of us throughout the world are home, in isolation, because of COVID-19. It’s definitely an uncertain time and is something that we’ve never experienced before. This is a serious time in our history, and one that we will never forget, for more than one reason. How will you remember this time, once it has past?