Here’s how to fix high notes on sax.

Here’s how to fix high notes on sax.

If you have ever picked up your saxophone and none of the high notes are working, you will know how frustrating it is. The good news is that it’s often an easy problem to fix. In this video, master saxophone repairer Steve Crow explains how to identify the...
Need help with your neck cork?

Need help with your neck cork?

I’ve had a lot of questions lately from my Sax School students about neck cork issues.  Sometimes your neck cork can be too loose, other times it’s way too tight. Both of these issues are a big problem for your sax and will affect how your instrument...
Saxophone Transposing Cheat Sheet

Saxophone Transposing Cheat Sheet

It can be confusing when you start transposing from piano to saxophone.  And even more tricky when going from say alto sax, to tenor sax! Luckily you can download my Saxophone Transposing Cheat Sheet here to help you out. Download the Saxophone Transposing Cheat-Sheet...
How to fix leaky low notes

How to fix leaky low notes

Just about every player at some point has an issue with the low  notes not working on their saxophone.  Specifically, I’m talking about low C down to low Bb. It doesn’t matter if you are a beginner saxophone player or a seasoned pro, a low note leak can...
Brancher Alto Mouthpiece Comparison

Brancher Alto Mouthpiece Comparison

Today I get to test two great mouthpieces from French manufacturer Brancher.  I put their L21 Hard Rubber mouthpiece head to head with the Gold Plated J21 to find out which is the best mouthpiece for alto sax. Of course “best” depends on what style of...
5 Tips to boost your playing this Christmas

5 Tips to boost your playing this Christmas

Christmas time is a great opportunity to play some lovely tunes for your family or friends.  I know lots of Sax School members are also playing for their school, church or community group, which is awesome! In this video I share my 5 top tips to make your performance...