The Sax School Blog: Learn and be inspired!
This week in Sax School we look at the classic 1980’s sax solo from this iconic Hall & Oates hit.
Our first masterclass for 2020 is packed with tips and techniques to help your learn saxophone faster.
The best way to unlock your altissimo range on saxophone is with Overtones – here’s why.
Learn how to play this classic Chuck Berry tune on alto or tenor saxophone (remember it from Pulp Fiction?)
Want to get started with this cool jazz technique? Learn how to practice be bop jazz articulation in this step by step lesson!
Want to build a great tone on sax fast? Check out these amazing “mouthpiece practice techniques” from Carl Raven!
If you struggle to play with a metronome or backing track, watch this! Sax legend Nigel Hitchcock shares his tips for great TIME!
Check out this great story of how a Sax School member overcame his nerves to start gigging with a band!
I’m checking out this new tiny wireless sax mic from CloudVocal. See how it compares to my regular mic!
Want to learn your pentatonic scales but not sure how? Check out these tips.
Godfrey enjoys his retirement in Spain playing saxophone in a band and learning sax online with lessons from Sax School.
We celebrate our members progress in 2019 with some brilliant performances from Sax School Students.
Mitch has been learning sax with Sax School for just 9 months, and he is already playing sax in gigs with his band near his home in Spain.
What is the best way to learn all of your scales on saxophone? Find out in this new lesson from Sax School.
Read how Dan came back to playing tenor saxophone after over 40 years and now he’s enjoying learning with online lessons from Sax School.
Learn a better way to name your saxophone keys as taught at the top music school in the UK.
Want to boost your saxophone tone and embouchure control? Check out this beautiful classical melody played on alto sax!
Check out my funky version of this classic Christmas song (and get the free sheet music!)
Check out my “one take” version of the classic jazz standard “My Favourite Things”.
Check out this beautiful classical melody for alto and tenor sax.
Listen to this beautiful classical melody for alto and tenor sax from the new Mini-Course.
Nigel plays this beautiful classical melody on alto and tenor sax.
Feeling Christmassy? Check out my 5-sax jazz arrangement of this classic holiday song!
Check out my fun “Multi-Sax” arrangement of this cool George Michael tune!
After 25 years touring, performing all over the world, I setup Sax School to share what I have learned. Today thousands of players in more than 70 countries use the huge library of online saxophone lessons in Sax School. Find out how it can help you too! www.mcgillmusic.com