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High School Saxophone

For students and band directors alike....topics such as jazz band, solo and ensemble contests, college prep, and everything else high school related

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Sheet Music....... *.*

Does anyone know where i can get free sheet music.... or where i can buy them for under $2.... I'm looking for the Pink Panth…

3 months ago
by A&T&B sax (8 posts)

How to hold a saxophone

I'm in 10th grade and in a dispute with my director... do you hold the saxophone between your legs or on the side? Any commen…

3 months ago
by A&T&B sax (8 posts)

New Composition Guidelines - Reference Request

Hello,

I have a friend who has created many compositions for college level students, but currently finds himsel…

4 months ago
by bjroosevelt

Sax Mouthpiece

I was wondering if anyone had any recommendations for a good mouthpiece for a tenor sax, preferably that I can use with a…

5 months ago
by cynthiamyra (2 posts)

Jim's list of "approved" saxophone brands

Antigua Winds Armstrong Borgani Buescher Bundy Buffet B&S Cannonball Cleveland (King) Conn Couf Dolnet Evette Schafer (Buffet…

7 months ago
by Ya Boi Ike (19 posts)

Selmer saxophones

My son wants a Selmer AS-600 alto saxophone.  USA prices are around $1200. I hear they can be purchased overseas much…

10 months ago
by Brockkyle

Continuing after High School Sax

I'm sure it's been asked before, but there are so many posts to look through, so I apologize if this is a recurring questi…

1 year ago
by kelsey (930 posts)

Jazz Band & Arranging

So I started this sax trio composed of a Bari and 2 altos. So far we don't have squat. I really want to take off with this…

1 year ago
by kelsey (930 posts)

Saxophones

i play the Alto sax, and I've got my grade 7, and want to try a new saxophone, but I can't really spend more than £1…

1 year ago
by bandmates_think_im_Saxy (8 posts)

Which tenor sax is better?

I've recently signed up for a rent to own on a Buffet 100 for my son however he sent me a link on a Selmer STS280 that he…

1 year ago
by brinkey (2 posts)

Vintage pre-1920's in Concert Band (and everything else)?

EVERYTHING ELSE LIKE QUARTET,QUINTET,JAZZ,WIND ENSEMBLE,PIT AND OR "FULL" ORGESTRA THAT INCLUDES WINDS 

he…

2 years ago
by alex_punturi (1 post)

SELMER SERIAL #'S

DOES ANYONE KNOW WHERE I CAN LOOK UP SELMER SERIAL #'S FOR THE usa HORNS? dOES A SELMER ts100 SAY ts100 ON THE SAXOPHONE? THA…

2 years ago
by jazzmanted (1 post)

Advice on improving, Auditions or anything you'd think would help

Hey! I'm a sophomore in High School and rising junior. Ive been playing Bari since 7th grade (so about 4 years) Before bar…

2 years ago
by A1Bull

Braces w/ Tenor/Alto

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2 years ago
by FluffyCreeper921

What's a good research question regarding the "glissando"

Hi

I'm a senior in High School (I study Music and my main instrument is the Saxophone) and we have to write a p…

2 years ago
by kelsey (930 posts)

Need help

my son is a soph. In high school and plays alto. He has a beginner sax that we purchased for him 4 years ago and he wants…

2 years ago
by RyanCannonball (37 posts)

Need Help Buying a Soprano

Hi there! I'm a brand new account, but have used this webite many times for helpful information and research. Although I'm…

3 years ago
by DoctorCzar

Cannonball Keilwerth or Eastman Tenor?

Hi! I'm a 9th grade Alto Sax player and I've recently switched to Tenor for my jazz combo. I'm currently using myneighbors…

3 years ago
by coinlineukssss (0 posts)

cannonball on classical

i've been playing saxophone for about a year now. i've been playing the bari sax that belongs to my school this whole time…

3 years ago
by lee123 (0 posts)

How Cheap is too Cheap?

I played Alto for the last coupleof years and I'm looking at buying a tenor. I found some used ones that are under $500, b…

3 years ago
by FlyTWA (6 posts)

Good Marching Horn?

I've played sax for now 7 years and I've been marching with a badly-worn Bundy alto from around 70's I think. I recently got…

3 years ago
by FlyTWA (6 posts)

New Tenor Sax Metal Mouthpiece Not Working

Hi everyone, 
I recently purchased a new metal tenor moutpiece from amazon (link below), however something isn't…

3 years ago
by FlyTWA (6 posts)

A student sax for a retiree

I have just retired, am learning to enjoy this great instrument and have attended a beginner's sax class wi…

3 years ago
by FlyTWA (6 posts)

Challenge Chair Auditions Music Selections?

I play Bari, Tenor and Alto grade 11 and like to know about some great challenging music to work on for chair placements.…

3 years ago
by FlyTWA

My saxophone stop playing after 45mins

After 45-60 mins of playing my sax stops playing what is the problem and how do I fix it. 

3 years ago
by kelsey (930 posts)
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