Why use Mouthpiece Patches?

Why use Mouthpiece Patches?

I’m a big advocate for using mouthpiece patches on all my saxophones. They are essential to protect your precious mouthpieces from teeth marks and damage. In this video lesson I share why they are important, and how to fit them properly. My mouthpiece patches...
Aerophone Unboxing!

Aerophone Unboxing!

I’ve had a lot of questions about Electronic Wind Instruments from my Sax School students.  I’ve written some articles about the Akai EWI (I’m a long time owner!) but Roland’s new Aerophone is supposed to be amazing.  So, I asked them to loan...
Why you should record your saxophone

Why you should record your saxophone

Do you video your saxophone playing? Find out why you should in this video lesson! Whatever level of playing you are, making videos of your playing is one of the best ways to improve quickly.  In this video lesson I show you why making videos is so important.  Plus,...
What is the One Thing you should practice?

What is the One Thing you should practice?

I’m often asked “what is the most important thing I should practice?” Actually, whenever I have interviewed my sax heroes,  I have asked them the same thing.  In this video I’m going to tell you what I’ve learned about this, and the...
Hard Rubber vs Metal Sax Mouthpieces

Hard Rubber vs Metal Sax Mouthpieces

Do you have a collection of saxophone mouthpieces?  I know I do. Actually in this video you can see my full collection of tenor sax mouthpieces.  Some metal, some hard rubber. Also, I’ll talk you through which is best, how they sound, and give you some tips on...
Software for Learning Saxophone

Software for Learning Saxophone

I love using software to help learn saxophone. One of my favourite programs is Band in a Box (BIAB).  It’s a really powerful tool for quickly making backing tracks I can use for lessons, or my own practice....