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Sonny Rollins Transcription

I have added a transcription of Sonny Rollins' solo on Airegin to my website:

no replies by scooby (69 posts) 2 years ago

2 years ago
by scooby

Having trouble using Jazz tenor Selmer mouthpiece C*

Sometimes when I blow into the Selmer mouthpiece it just stops flowing in the middle of playing. Could be embarassing if p…

2 years ago
by Saxquest (312 posts)

Stan Getz Transcription

I have added a transcription of Stan Getz's solo on Yardbird Suite to my website:

1 replies by scooby (69 posts) 2 years ago

2 years ago
by Saxquest (312 posts)

Jazz Sax Setup

Ive been using an Otto Link 6* Super Tone Master and Vandoren ZZ 2 reeds, rovner light ligature on my cannonball big bell sto…

2 years ago
by umeboshi (1 post)

So this improv thing.....

Well i'm just about finished with my freshman year in college. I've taken classical saxophone this year and i have been im…

2 years ago
by Zaxman (14 posts)

Love for Jazz. Strong desire to learn.

Hello everybody,

My name is Mike and I have recently developed a strong desire to play th…

2 years ago
by vonbraig (4 posts)

Wardell Gray Transcription

I have added a transcription of Wardell Gray's solo on Bernie's Tune to my website:

no replies by scooby (69 posts) 2 years ago

2 years ago
by scooby

Steve Davis Drums-Christopher Braig Bansuri Beautiful Free Jazz

I'm so happy to be working in a partnership with the great drummer Steve Davis. Check out the Aebersold books and you will…

2 years ago
by vonbraig

Joe Henderson's sound

I've been really getting into Joe Henderson lately. I love his sound. His tone is even and centered in all registers and it s…

2 years ago
by krestonsmith (12 posts)

Working on sense of time - Any ideas?

Does anybody have any good exercises for working on "time" - especially 6/8 and Afro-cuban bembe -besides using a metronome…

3 years ago
by Mobile Band (27 posts)

Reed thickness help

Hey guys, need some help here. I'm looking into getting back into playing again. I was a music ed major back in college, but…

3 years ago
by Snorlaxaphone (3 posts)

New Wardell Gray Transcription

I have added a transcription of Wardell Gray's solo on Five Star to my website:

no replies by scooby (69 posts) 3 years ago

3 years ago
by scooby

2012 resolution!!

I resolve to play Giant Steps in all 12 keys.......~ Only 11 more to go!!

3 years ago
by kelsey (802 posts)

Larry McKenna trancription

I have added a transcription of Larry McKenna's solo on My Shining Hour to my website: no replies by scooby (69 posts) 3 years ago

3 years ago
by scooby (69 posts)

Teach Me To Swing

I recently started college and came from a very...... non jazz high school. Thats really the best way to explain it. Basicall…

3 years ago
by GFC (359 posts)

Alto Sax Ballads

Sorry if this has been discussed before, I'm sure it has. I am looking for a good big band alto sax ballad. Keep in mind, big…

3 years ago
by kelsey (802 posts)

Vincent Herring

I have added a transcription of Vincent Herring's solo on Jessica's Day to my website: no replies by scooby (69 posts) 3 years ago

3 years ago
by scooby (69 posts)

Edgar Winter

How about this guy? Quite a musician to say the least. Anybody know of his setup?

3 years ago
by kelsey (802 posts)

input on cannonball Big Bell Stone Series Pro Saxophones

has anybody had any experience or know of the Big Bell Stone Series Pro Saxophones the unlaquered finish seems to attract my…

3 years ago
by theshrinesilver (2 posts)

M5 or M6 mouthpiece for Alto sax?

my teacher said to get either an m5 or m6 mouthpiece for the jazz ensemble i'm in, and was wonder which one is better m5 or m…

3 years ago
by chalazon (547 posts)

Altissimo G

How do i hit it? Is there something im doing wrong ive been trying for about 2 weeks now... i only have 2 years experience bu…

3 years ago
by jonathan c30 (1 post)

Wardell Gray Transcription

I have added Wardell Gray's solo on Pennies From Heaven to my website:

3 years ago
by scooby (69 posts)

Ronnie Cuber Transcription

Having recently seen Ronnie Cuber in New York, I've been inspired to transcribe some of his solos. To start, I have added a t…

3 years ago
by toddi6@sbcglobal.net (1 post)

Tenor Conclave Solo Analysis

The July, 2011 issue of the Scooby-Sax Newsletter has been published. This issue focuses on the analysis of transcribed solos…

3 years ago
by scooby (69 posts)

Steve Grossman Transcription

I have added a transcription of Steve Grossman's solo on There Will Never Be Another You to my website: no replies by scooby (69 posts) 3 years ago

3 years ago
by scooby (69 posts)
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