The Sax School Blog: Learn and be inspired!
Learn how to play this classic Chuck Berry tune on alto or tenor saxophone (remember it from Pulp Fiction?)
Want to get started with this cool jazz technique? Learn how to practice be bop jazz articulation in this step by step lesson!
Want to build a great tone on sax fast? Check out these amazing “mouthpiece practice techniques” from Carl Raven!
If you struggle to play with a metronome or backing track, watch this! Sax legend Nigel Hitchcock shares his tips for great TIME!
Check out this great story of how a Sax School member overcame his nerves to start gigging with a band!
Could you be practicing more effectively? Legendary sax player Nelson Rangell shares his tips in this lesson.
Learn how to easily get a great Growling sound on your sax with this 2 easy techniques.
To understand how to improve properly, you need to know the master players. In this video we look at Lee Allen and why you need to check him out!
Godfrey enjoys his retirement in Spain playing saxophone in a band and learning sax online with lessons from Sax School.
We celebrate our members progress in 2019 with some brilliant performances from Sax School Students.
Mitch has been learning sax with Sax School for just 9 months, and he is already playing sax in gigs with his band near his home in Spain.
What is the best way to learn all of your scales on saxophone? Find out in this new lesson from Sax School.
Read how Dan came back to playing tenor saxophone after over 40 years and now he’s enjoying learning with online lessons from Sax School.
Learn a better way to name your saxophone keys as taught at the top music school in the UK.
Sax School Student of the Week Judy tells us how playing saxophone lifts her and helped her to overcome a recent health set-back.
Chris is playing saxophone music by Kenny G after learning sax with online saxophone lessons from Sax School.
I challenged myself to record the jazz standard “Crazy” in a bunch of different styles. Check out how it sounds!
Check out my fun multi-sax arrangement of this cool Earth Wind and Fire tune.
I’ve had loads of requests for gospel tunes. Check out my version of Amazing Grace from the Sax School lesson.
From my series of Gospel tunes inside Sax School, here is my tenor sax version of Amazing Grace. Enjoy!
I made a lesson on this classic Dixieland tune “Petite Fleur” as recorded by Chris Barber. Check out my tenor sax version!
This is a classic “jazz standard” and a great tune to learn improvising over. Check out my tenor sax version.
This is such a great melody that works great on saxophone. Check out my version for tenor sax from the Sax School lesson.
I came across a great version of this by Yolanda Adams and Kenny G and made a lesson on how to play it. Here is my version.
After 25 years touring, performing all over the world, I setup Sax School to share what I have learned. Today thousands of players in more than 70 countries use the huge library of online saxophone lessons in Sax School. Find out how it can help you too! www.mcgillmusic.com