5 Tips for Better Saxophone Sound

5 Tips for Better Saxophone Sound

You’re pretty new to saxophone and your sound is…….a bit rubbish! Don’t worry, most of us have been there. And after teaching over 10,000 students through Sax School in the past few years, I have seen this over and over again. The good news...
Easy Saxophone Jam Lesson for Absolute Beginners!

Easy Saxophone Jam Lesson for Absolute Beginners!

Always wanted to start “jamming” on sax but don’t know where to begin? I hear this a lot from new Sax School members. The truth is, it can be very difficult to know how to start improvising if you have never done it before. To make this easier,...
New easy song for you to learn on sax!

New easy song for you to learn on sax!

If you are just at the start of your saxophone journey and learning how to play saxophone from the beginning, then I think it’s super important to begin playing fun songs as soon as possible. After all, that’s why you wanted to start learning saxophone...
Classic Sax Solo: I Can’t Go For That

Classic Sax Solo: I Can’t Go For That

Why do we learn classic pop solos on saxophone? Over the years I have broken down and taught dozens of classic pop and rock solos in Sax School. I have also interviewed a bunch of Pop Sax superstars like Nigel Hitchcock and Snake Davis (Take That, M-People etc). Pop...
January 2020 Saxophone Masterclass!

January 2020 Saxophone Masterclass!

Our first masterclass for 2020 was amazing! To kick off the new year we had a bunch of saxophone students play for this session. The nice thing about our Sax School Monthly Masterclasses is that it is also an opportunity for members from all over the world to connect,...
Saxophone Overtone Workout #1

Saxophone Overtone Workout #1

If you could practice just one exercise for better tone on saxophone, this would be it… If you start searching around online for what to practice to build a better tone on your saxophone, you will probably come up with a hundred different ideas. And at that...
How to play “You Never Can Tell” saxophone parts

How to play “You Never Can Tell” saxophone parts

A great way to develop your saxophone playing is by learning classic horn section lines from tunes you know and love. The saxophone line in the Chuck Berry tune “You Never Can Tell” is a classic. Plus it’s dead easy to learn because there is only 1...