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  1. Teaching
    Hello all, Just dropping a line here that I've started making some youtube tutorial type videos featuring improv ideas and a wide range of subjects. Just getting started, hope some of it is useful. I'm working on Book Two of my Bach Shapes series, which will be released in sections in eBook...
  2. SOTW Member Compositions & Arrangements
    Hello again, I've finished another duet, this time from book one of the Well Tempered Clavier, Prelude 10 in e minor. Appreciate any input. These are early drafts of these, I will be adding some space for breath, along with articulations and dynamics later on. For now please do download the PDF...
  3. SOTW Member Compositions & Arrangements
    Hello everyone, I just wanted to share a free PDF I just finished of Bach's Prelude 20 in A Minor from the Well Tempered Clavier Book II. It's a really interesting piece to play, with it's spiraling chromaticism. I'm going to be posting more and more free Bach related PDF's on my new site as I...
  4. Tips and Techniques
    Hi everyone, I just wanted to share a new article, out today, that I wrote for the Best Sax Site Ever, this time continuing to discuss using Bach's melodic material as a technical and musical workout for the horn. I used the Toccata and Fugue in D Minor for all of my source material here, I...
  5. Brand Name Players ...
    I recently put together a couple of blog posts analyzing the diatonic sequences utilized by Paul Desmond, one of my favorite players, especially in his early playing. In part two, out today, I construct an example of my own. Next week I will finish the series with some later solos. Please do...
  6. Websites, Books, Magazines, Photos and other Lit.
    Hello everyone, This is has been discussed a bit on this forum, and I wanted to announce that the official release date is today. Order at www.jondelucia.com/shop. I am a jazz saxophonist in NYC, and a teacher for 16 years. The press release for the book is below. I hope you will read my latest...
  7. Websites, Books, Magazines, Photos and other Lit.
    I would like to announce that my new book for saxophone, Bach Shapes, will be out in May and is available for pre-order now at www.bachshapes.com. Please do check out the web site and read about the project if you can. I have spent the last few years compiling intervallic shapes from Bach's solo...
  8. Training Material
    Hello everyone, I have a new blog post up at http://www.jondelucia.com/vandoren-speed-bach/. This time I'm talking a bit about my new book idea, including a sample page I would love to get your feedback on. I'm extracting diatonic sequences from Bach works and writing them out in different...
  9. Classical Saxophone
    So I've just ordered Trent Kynaston's saxophone transcription of Bach's Six Suites For Violoncello Solo and will be working on Suite No. 1 for the Texas UIL Solo & Ensemble contest come February. I've already looked at some older posts on it from the SOTW forums and some tips on other sites...
  10. YouTube videos
    http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=0cZtkKhtL2s I humbly submit my group performing Bach live in NYC last year for WQXR's Bach Lounge. Please post any interesting baroque Sax videos here! Jon Lucetrio.bandcamp.com
  11. Composer/Composition
    Hello, I am new to the forum here and just wanted to introduce myself. My name is Jon De Lucia, I am a saxophone and woodwind teacher/performer in NYC, specifically Brooklyn. I teach all over the city, and frequently out of Michiko's Rehearsal Studios in Roberto's Woodwinds. I have been teaching...
  12. Recordings, Movies
    Here's a video of me playing through the Bach Partita for solo flute. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IGFRJhAO9Do
  13. High School and College
    I'm playing Caprice en Forme de Valse for college auditions and want to get some recordings of it, does anyone know where I could get the recording Marcel Mule did of it? Its called Le Légende, the other pieces on it are: Bach Sonata No. 6 for Flute Bozza Etude Caprice No. 7...
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