Should you play classical music on saxophone?

Should you play classical music on saxophone?

Ok. So classical music is not everyones “cup of tea”. And, “classical” and “saxophone” aren’t two words that normally go together. But should you be spending your precious practice time learning some classical melodies and...

Nigel’s Fast Finger Workout for Saxophone

If your fingers are not even when you play saxophone, you will always struggle to improve your finger speed. Unfortunately that is just a case of physics. However, with the correct practice techniques, you will be amazed at how fast and even your fingers will become,...
Janet Davies is our Student of the Week!

Janet Davies is our Student of the Week!

Janet Davies from England is our Student of the Week! We loved Janet’s video of Dave Koz’s “Know you by Heart,” which she shared in our Facebook Community. Janet is a really active member of Sax School and a great inspiration to other players. Starting out on...
Tim Hall from Alaska is Saxophone Student of the Week!

Tim Hall from Alaska is Saxophone Student of the Week!

Tim has been learning how to play saxophone with Sax School over the past two years. We loved Tim’s video of “Georgia”, which he posted in our Facebook Community.  Starting Saxophone Tim started learning the saxophone in seventh grade, at the age of twelve, but it was...
Jack White is our Student of the Week!

Jack White is our Student of the Week!

Jack White is our Student of the Week! Jack wowed us with his great video of ‘One Step Beyond’, performed with his Madness tribute band ‘Special Kinda Madness’. It was the first video he had shared! Starting with Saxophone Jack has been playing saxophone for over ten...
Marijn Kleijer – Student of the Week!

Marijn Kleijer – Student of the Week!

Our Student of the Week is Marijn Kleijer from the Netherlands. We loved Marijn’s video of “City of Stars” – that beautiful tune from the movie “La-La Land”. Marijn had transcribed the melody himself and played it from memory as part our February Challenge – pretty...
Andrew Tyler – Student of the Week

Andrew Tyler – Student of the Week

Andrew Tyler is our Student of the Week! Andrew is a really active member of our Facebook Community, and always inspires us with the videos he posts of his performances with big bands. We loved his version of “Skyfall” – watch it below! A New Start Andrew started...
Barrie Fox – Student of the Week!

Barrie Fox – Student of the Week!

Barrie Fox is this week’s Student of the Week! We loved Barrie’s video of “My Favourite Things”, which included some great improvisation. Barrie is a popular member of our Facebook Community and we always enjoy his videos. Sax School Community Barrie started playing...
Anders Ekvall – Student of the Week!

Anders Ekvall – Student of the Week!

Anders has been learning with sax school for just under two years, and we awarded him Student of the Week for his wonderful performance of ‘In a Sentimental Mood’. You can check it out in the video below! “I used to play golf, but I hardly play now – I’m...