Joining a Band – A Sax School Student’s Story

Joining a Band – A Sax School Student’s Story

Do you dream of playing saxophone in a band? Sax School member Martyn recently shared his experience of joining a band, in our Facebook Community.  We wanted to know more… Learning Saxophone  “I tried to learn sax about twenty-five years ago,” explains...
David Miller is Sax School Student of the Week

David Miller is Sax School Student of the Week

David started to learn saxophone over 25 years ago. “I’ve made as much progress in the last 2 years, with Sax School, as I did in the previous 22 years!” he says. We loved David’s playing of “In a Sentimental Mood” for our May...
Roger Rennard is our saxophone Student of the Week

Roger Rennard is our saxophone Student of the Week

Roger Rennard was a teenager when he first got the urge to learn the saxophone. But he was in his sixties before that dream became reality. Saxophone Dreams “When I was about fourteen, a guy I knew was selling his saxophone because his wife was having a baby,”...
Atsuya Kotoda is our Saxophone Student of the Week!

Atsuya Kotoda is our Saxophone Student of the Week!

When Atsuya joined Sax School, he didn’t even own a saxophone! Two years on, he’s playing duets with his daughter and we loved their video of ‘A Whole New World.’ Starting Out “I discovered Nigel’s lessons through YouTube,” explains Atsuya. “I found a video of Nigel...
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

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...