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Selmer ref. 54 model 74 Vs Keliworth shadow

well, im finally looking in to getting my own saxophone because the yamaha yts-54 isnt cutting it. For a while now ive been t…

9 years ago
by Roccosm (113 posts)

tips for maintaining an unlacquered horn.

recently i've found spit splatter marks on the top of my bell (custom 82z unlacquered tenor) that have pitted the metal. sill…

9 years ago
by budding_saxman (7 posts)

Need Christmas music suggestion

I have been asked to perform something at the work Christmas pagent. Get this... they want something a la Kenny G *puke*. Any…

9 years ago
by Radjammin (255 posts)

Brightest Mouthpiece

Anyone care to give their input on whats a very bright saxophone mouthpiece? And a second question, i was looking at vintage…

9 years ago
by CountSpatula (602 posts)

Richie Cole

Hello everyone. For those of you who have heard Richie Cole play, I want to know if you like him or not. He lives really clos…

9 years ago
by Roccosm (113 posts)

Selmer Saxes

I'm wondering about the different qualities of modern Selmer Saxophones. I know that the construction of each of the saxes ar…

9 years ago
by CountSpatula (602 posts)

Embouchure control on large Interval Leaps

Im having a problem with an exercise I'm working with to better my sound, its hard for me to leap from lets say 7th's or 6ths…

9 years ago
by Radjammin (255 posts)

Jazz Sax with Strings

I am looking for some jazz albums that have either a saxophonist with a studio orchestra, or a studio orchestra with a jazz e…

9 years ago
by birdwho (15 posts)

altissimo tone

ok ive been practicing altissimo for a while and i can go up an octave up chromaticly fluently, but its very cut throat in yo…

9 years ago
by birdwho (15 posts)

Use of tongue in jazz

I started saxophone lessons about two years ago. While I supposedly properly learned with my first teacher to use my tongue w…

9 years ago
by birdwho (15 posts)

To Jamterry re: comments on the use of tongue discussion

Terry, You responded to one of my posts about the use of the tongue in sax playing. And you correctly interpreted some frust…

9 years ago
by Radjammin (255 posts)

Wayne Shorter

Im looking for his tone - im starting to transcribe him - does anyone know his horn or mth piece (preferably mthpiece, im hap…

9 years ago
by EL Seano (255 posts)

To Jamterry re: comments on the use of tongue discussion

Terry, You responded to one of my posts about the use of the tongue in sax playing. And you correctly interpreted some frust…

9 years ago
by EL Seano (255 posts)

Selmer Reference 36

Another topic I forgot about. Today I stumbled onto a Selmer Reference 36 tenor on sale by consignment at my local music stor…

9 years ago
by Roccosm (113 posts)

Enough With Embrouchure questions and on with the real deal

Hey every one if you haven't been able to tell by my name Im a huge fan of sonny rollins, just can't get enough of him, I am…

9 years ago
by MarkLavelle (300 posts)

What makes Jazz, Jazz.

Improvisation is what makes jazz what it is along with interaction between musicians. I just started to get very serious abou…

9 years ago
by peter090 (155 posts)

Attention mouthpiece experts: can you identify this mouthpiece?

Greetings, I'm trying to find out what sort of mouthpiece(s) Zoot Sims used. So far no luck. So, instead of trying to desc…

9 years ago
by mattia (8 posts)

Effects Pedal

I'm interested in getting an effects set up for my tenor sax, but I have no idea where to start. What do I need to make this…

9 years ago
by jamterry (573 posts)

Fatter Sound/Free Blowing Mouthpiece?

I currently play a Morgan 6M mouthpiece on a YTS-62 with a Rovner dark lig and Vandoren ZZ #3 reeds. I get a fairly "light" a…

9 years ago
by Mlenox (36 posts)

Brent Jensen

I'm about to graduate soon (undergrad degree). before I go get my masters I was thinking about going to study With Brent Jens…

9 years ago
by jamterry (573 posts)

Vintage Suggestions

I am looking at vintage alto saxaphones because i am a junior in high school and can't bring my dads selmer to college. And I…

9 years ago
by The_┬žax (147 posts)

Dilemma Picking between teachers

I have a message on the general discussion forum dealing with picking between 2 teachers...my degreed music performance instr…

9 years ago
by gregoryrh (21 posts)

Embouchure

I see many people discussing embouchure below, especially as it relates to the alltissimo range. I have been playing for abou…

9 years ago
by YanagisawA-901 (312 posts)

soprano duet

Ok, so somebody else in my schools jazz band just got a soprano. My director said it would be really cool for a concert if we…

9 years ago
by Sax Mom (964 posts)

tim price

hey everyone I was just wondering if any of you people know a guy by the name of tim price. He plays every woodwind you can t…

9 years ago
by saxman987 (11 posts)
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