Contact us: Toll-free: 1-800-663-1351, Local: 604-734-4886, Mon-Wed, Sat 10-6, Thurs-Fri 10-9
Playing The Saxophone

Playing The Saxophone (Alto Sax)

Usually ships in 2-3 weeks(1)


This compilation of ideas covers such topics as what and how to practice, how to listen to music, what makes an original sound and style, how to play with dynamics, shape and style, how to practice scales and what to do with them to form melodic ideas, and much more. The book concludes with six etudes incorporating the techniques explored in the text, written in diverse styles -- swing, ballad, funk, bebop and orchestral. 

Additional Information:

Publisher: Kendor Music Inc
Catalogue Number: 20955
Northwest Product Number: 103-1613-15-001

  1. Northwest Music does not guarantee the accuracy of online stock levels. To confirm availability of an item, please contact our store directly.
  2. While we will do our best to ensure you receive the quantity you indicate, if the quantity ordered exceeds our current stock levels, your order may take additional time to complete. Please contact Northwest Music to confirm availability. Some items, such as choral octavos, have a set minimum purchasing quantity.
  3. The sound and page samples we provide on our website are courtesy our publishers, who provide the samples in different ways. Audio samples are MP3 files, and will either load in your browser or will prompt you to download and open them in an application of your choice (such as iTunes or Windows Media Player). Page samples are in either JPG or PDF format, and can open in your browser, or in Adobe Acrobat Reader.