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 …

One Thing You Need to Know: Listening

Share this PostWhat’s the best way to learn a new subject or skill? We all understand the longer we spend with a new subject or skill, the faster we’ll learn. This is how our mind learns and our muscle memory works. In this post, we’re going to learn how to accelerate many aspects of your playing, by using a method …

Map Out Your Tone

In our 18 Tips to a Better Tone series, we’ve talked about things you can do to improve your tone- from equipment recommendations to practice techniques and exercises. This week it’s a little different: how listening to professionals can help you reach the tone you want. To start off, here are a couple of analogies. 44 Hours of Driving Let’s …