Guest Session with Saxophone Legend Nigel Hitchcock

Guest Session with Saxophone Legend Nigel Hitchcock

You Might not know his name but I’ll bet you’ve heard him play… I first heard Nigel Hitchcock play on with the incredible sax quartet Itchy Fingers in the late 1980’s. He was just a teenager then and as legend goes, he memorised the entire show...
June Saxophone Masterclass for Sax School

June Saxophone Masterclass for Sax School

Each month at Sax School we get together for a virtual “hang-out” on our Live Masterclasses. It’s a bunch of fun, plus a great learning opportunity. Sax School members have the chance to volunteer to play for the session – and we get members...
Pachbel’s Canon Sax Duet!

Pachbel’s Canon Sax Duet!

Brand new in the Sax School lesson library this week is a duet arrangement of Pachelbel’s Canon This “classic” (and classic-al) duet will give your embouchure and technique a great workout for alto or tenor sax. About this saxophone duet… Two...
May Q&A Session for Sax School

May Q&A Session for Sax School

Each month in Sax School we answer questions from students in our Q&A Session! This month was a corker with a bunch of brilliant questions from beginner and advanced students! Why we do Q&A Sessions We understand that even with an amazing lesson resource like...
Nelson Rangell on playing commercial saxophone!

Nelson Rangell on playing commercial saxophone!

Since the 1980’s Nelson Rangell has been making amazing albums on saxophone AND flute. I’ve been a fan for decades because Nelson is such a consistently brilliant player, and an inspiration to so many others. Nelson has just released a new album “By...
May Saxophone Masterclass Replay

May Saxophone Masterclass Replay

Our monthly LIVE Masterclasses inside Sax School are one of our favourite parts of what we do. Each month our students from all over the world get together on a video call to discuss learning saxophone and get help with their playing. In the May Session… This...
Ave Maria – Learn how to play on saxophone today

Ave Maria – Learn how to play on saxophone today

Brand new in Sax School this week is a set of lessons on the lovely classical melody Ave Maria. These lessons are part of the “Introduction to Classical Saxophone” course inside Sax School. Why learn classical saxophone? Although I have spent my career...
Sax School April Q&A!

Sax School April Q&A!

Each month in Sax School we answer questions from members in our Q&A. These sessions are packed with “knowledge bombs” that will boost your playing and make your practice more effective. In this month’s session: Nigel and Clair covered a whole...
Tom Politzer from Tower of Power!

Tom Politzer from Tower of Power!

Tom Politzer has probably the best saxophone gig in the world. He is the lead tenor player with legendary soul band Tower of Power! In fact he has been touring with them for years, and he is a LEGENDARY player too (of course!). In this guest session: In this hour-long...
Clarence Clemons Sound Formula

Clarence Clemons Sound Formula

Clarence Clemons was the sax player with Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band. He’s the guy that recorded the iconic solos on “Jungleland” and “Born to Run” (and loads more!). To me, he is the ultimate “Rock Sax God” player...