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good jazz charts...

just wanna know what u guys think are some good jazz charts?? or what ur bands are workin on?? right now were workin on a s…

10 years ago
by barimachine (323 posts)

Practicing in an apartment or condo?

Anyone care to list little tricks to keeping the noise down while still being able to practice at the same time? I have mutes…

10 years ago
by spottspidermunki (55 posts)

Bunky Green

Some sad news in the world of jazz education... Bunky Green has been diagnosed with prostate cancer. It seems he didn't reall…

10 years ago
by Dave36251 (8 posts)

Returning Sax Player

Hello Friends, I'd like to return to playing the sax again. At one time, nearly 20 years ago, I was planning to play profess…

10 years ago
by YanagisawA-901 (312 posts)

I need some tenor sax music...

I've haven't played for a year and what I was playing in jazz band was crap, and our teacher was crap...(he didn't like teach…

10 years ago
by divesta (11 posts)

Comparison -Yani 901 and YAS 62 II

I am looking to purchase an Alto Sax for my son - intermediate player. I am torn between Yani 901 and YAS 62 II. Has anyone t…

10 years ago
by Kool Monk (5 posts)

MARK VI TENOR SAXOPHONE

I AM IN NEED OF A MARK VI TENOR SAXOPHONE IF ANYONE IS SELLING ONE PLEASE CONATCT ME AT calebrlopez@hotmail.com THANK YOU SO…

10 years ago
by SaxMan (559 posts)

Devils Workshop, heard of em?

great jazz band..heard of em?

10 years ago
by Spike (248 posts)

What cd's should I get?

I'm beginning to work on my improv for the first time and have told to buy some jazz cds to get some ideas for when I play. W…

10 years ago
by peter090 (155 posts)

playing "outside"

Anybody have any tips for playing "outside" or any players/recordings I should check out?

10 years ago
by nlyons@oberlin.edu (18 posts)

Different Tenor Sounds

Ever since I was introduced to the music of Stan Getz last year, I can't seem to get enough of him! I really admire his melod…

10 years ago
by nlyons@oberlin.edu (18 posts)

Great Jazz Tones

I hearby kill (again) that hideous thread and continue what could potentially turn into another slaughterfest in here person…

10 years ago
by barimachine (323 posts)

free jazz books on improv and sightreading VERY VERY GOOD

this may already be here but heres a site i found of freejazz books it only sucks cuz you download them in pdf form, there go…

10 years ago
by barimachine (323 posts)

Book review...

I'm almost done reading a book by Derek Bailey called "Improvisation - Its Nature and Practice in Music". The book has not on…

10 years ago
by sax_maniac (984 posts)

Jazz Mouthpiece

I am an expierienced legit saxophone player but I have taken a liking to jazz recently and I a have a few questions about a d…

10 years ago
by birdwho (15 posts)

District Jazz Auditions

I am trying out for District Jazz Band next year, and I'm not sure how good my chances are. I am young (only 9th grade) and I…

10 years ago
by karebear1012 (395 posts)

thinking about learning sax

hi everyone.. i was thinking of learning a instrument, and since i enjoy jazz musics, the sax come to mind.. however, would l…

10 years ago
by Saxman2200 (64 posts)

What makes a good sound?

What in your opinion are the characteristics that make a truly good sound come out of a sax?

10 years ago
by Saxman2200 (64 posts)

sonny rollins

does anyone know if sonny rollins plays a mark VI and if so what time period?

10 years ago
by golferguy675 (600 posts)

How to growl . . .

I'd like to know how to growl. I play alto sax in a jazz band and have numerous solos that it would work great with. Are ther…

10 years ago
by SomeTenorKid (1 post)

how many famous jazz baris are there?

i only know gerry mulligan, and thats all, any more that i should look into?

10 years ago
by barimachine (323 posts)

Jazz Mouthpiece

My private instructor says my tone is too bright, even for jazz(it is probably mostly my silver Custom Z). I am going to orde…

10 years ago
by mr. freakjar (11 posts)

Vibrato and scales

I was wondering how you vibrato. I undertand what it is, but I don't know how to do it, or how you make it tight and pretty.…

10 years ago
by golferguy675 (600 posts)

Going to Metal MP

I play lead alto in my high schools jazz band, and I have been playing on a Selmer C* for a while now, but my director wants…

10 years ago
by sax_maniac (984 posts)

DAVE MATTHEWS BAND

what do you guys think of dave's sax player leroi moore? i personally think he is awesome...he has such a laid back style tha…

10 years ago
by spottspidermunki (55 posts)
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