Amazing Grace on tenor sax

Amazing Grace on tenor sax

I have had a lot of requests for Gospel tunes so wanted to make a lesson series on this classic tune. For the 2 part lesson series, I worked up a great arrangement that features a key change.  This adds loads of energy to the arrangement and, because the first key...
Petite Fleur played on Tenor Sax

Petite Fleur played on Tenor Sax

This is probably one of the best known “Dixieland” tunes by legendary saxman Sidney Bechet.  This video is from the full lesson series on this tune for alto and tenor sax. In it, I guide you step by step not only how to play this cool tune, but also share...
Killer Joe – played on tenor sax

Killer Joe – played on tenor sax

This is such a great jazz standard, and an easy tune to learn.  Plus, it gives you a great opportunity to work on your tone and tuning because the melody is nice and simple, with lots of long tones! In the full lesson on this tune inside the Sax School members area,...
Love Theme from “Blade Runner” played on saxophone

Love Theme from “Blade Runner” played on saxophone

This great melody was requested by one of our Sax School members recently and I’m glad they did!  It’s a beautiful theme and really easy to play on alto or tenor.  In fact, it uses the notes from just one scale. I made a full lesson on this tune inside the...
I Believe I Can Fly – Tenor Sax

I Believe I Can Fly – Tenor Sax

Yolanda Adams and Kenny G recorded a mega version of this R. Kelly hit.  I think it sounds brilliant on sax so – here is a quick version of me playing through with the backing track. Want to learn this tune on your saxophone? Check out the full lesson inside the...
Jungleland – The Sax Solo!

Jungleland – The Sax Solo!

This is a classic “Rock Sax” solo recorded by Clarence Clemons with Bruce Springsteen and it’s probably one of the most requested solos in Sax School. I have made a lesson on how to play it, complete with free backing track inside the Sax School...
Baby Elephant Walk – Tenor Sax

Baby Elephant Walk – Tenor Sax

You probably know this tune.  It’s one that has been played a million times and is really cool. Plus I’ve had loads of requests to teach it. You may not know that this is a great tune to work on your improvising skills too! So I made a series of two...
Tequila Moon by Nigel McGill

Tequila Moon by Nigel McGill

I made a series of lessons for Sax School on this great tune by Jessy J. Tequila Moon was a big hit for Jessy and it’s a great tune to learn. I made a quick video of me playing along with the backing track from the lesson. Enjoy! <br /> Want to learn this...
At Last – Etta James

At Last – Etta James

This is a real “Jazz Classic” recorded by Etta James.  I love this tune because it is such an inspiration for how to play expressively. You can view the full lessons for Alto and Tenor for inside Sax School, but here’s a video of me just playing...
Somethings Gotten Hold Of My Heart – tenor sax

Somethings Gotten Hold Of My Heart – tenor sax

This is such a wonderful melody, originally recorded by Gene Pitney, then later in the 80’s by Marc Almond. I made a series of lessons on how to play this tune on alto and tenor for Sax School, but enjoyed it so much, I wanted to share this quick video of me...