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...
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...
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...
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...
November Saxophone Masterclass

November Saxophone Masterclass

Each month in Sax School students from all over the world get together on our live video masterclasses… Our November Masterclass was packed! Actually we had a whole bunch of brand new members who volunteered to play for the group and get help with their...
How to transpose on Saxophone using Chromatic Scales

How to transpose on Saxophone using Chromatic Scales

If you find changing the key of a piece difficult, you will love this trick… Brand new in Sax School this week is a lesson where I show a simple strategy you can use to transpose music. You might want to change the key of a tune you already play, or perhaps you...
October 2019 Saxophone Q&A!

October 2019 Saxophone Q&A!

We had so many great questions submitted for our October Q&A! Myself, Chris and Clair really enjoy filming our monthly Q&A sessions because it’s a great way to help our members and answer direct questions from them. This month our questions covered a...
Playing Sax at a Music Festival!

Playing Sax at a Music Festival!

Each month inside Sax School we do a Guest Session where we talk with pro players about their experiences performing and touring with the worlds greatest bands and artists. But this month we wanted to do something different… For this guest session I wanted to...