Scale Families and how to practice them on saxophone

Scale Families and how to practice them on saxophone

What is the best way to learn all of your scales on saxophone? If you are pretty new to learning scales (or learning saxophone in general) then the amount of different scales to learn can seem really daunting. On the blog I have shared some other tips on learning...
Dan’s tenor sax comes out of the cupboard

Dan’s tenor sax comes out of the cupboard

Is your saxophone talent hiding in a cupboard? Our Student of the Week, Dan, left his tenor saxophone in a cupboard for over 40 years. So many of us start playing an instrument at school – but then give up during our teenage years. Maybe we go to college, or...
A better way to name your saxophone keys

A better way to name your saxophone keys

Describing they keys on saxophone can be tricky and confusing… It seems like an obvious thing when you are an experienced player, but starting out on saxophone there are so many keys to learn, and it is a huge hurdle for most. Did you struggle with this when you...
Music lifts me, says Judy

Music lifts me, says Judy

What would playing saxophone make you feel? Music has always been a big part of Judy’s life, and it has become even more important during recent health set-backs. Judy explains how playing saxophone has helped. Starting with the Sax Judy originally trained as a...
Chris plays the saxophone music of Kenny G

Chris plays the saxophone music of Kenny G

Do you dream of playing the music you love, on saxophone? For Chris, learning saxophone is about playing beautiful melodies. “I enjoy playing the saxophone music that I grew up with, tunes such as ‘Crazy,’, ‘My Favourite Things’,...
November Sax School Q&A Session!

November Sax School Q&A Session!

We love answering saxophone questions! Each month in Sax School we answer a TON of questions on learning saxophone, technique, gear and more in our Q&A Sessions. It’s a great opportunity to help a bunch of our members, and have a great chat with the Sax...
Building a jazz career in 2019

Building a jazz career in 2019

Ever wondered what it takes to be successful as a jazz saxophonist in 2019? Brand new in Sax School this month is a session I filmed with young up and coming jazz saxophone star Mike Casey. Mike is a great player and already having a bunch of success with over...
Get the Sax School App!

Get the Sax School App!

Learning saxophone online with Sax School just got even better! We are very excited to announce that you can now view any Sax School lesson or course directly on your iPhone or Android Smartphone! Although it has always been possible to access our lessons through your...
Making Great Progress on Sax with Sax School

Making Great Progress on Sax with Sax School

When you’re learning online, how do you make sure you’re making progress on your sax? Our Facebook Community motivates Sax School members to keep improving and making progress on saxophone. It’s a massive part of Sax School, and Steve Smith is a...
Learning Saxophone is so much fun!

Learning Saxophone is so much fun!

Do you think learning saxophone would be too difficult, or take too long? Read on…. Greg had owned a saxophone for less than three weeks when he had the confidence to share his first video with our Sax School Facebook Community! First Saxophone “Buying my...