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  1. Classical Saxophone
    I'm planning on performing Debussy's "Rhapsodie" for alto saxophone in the Spring. I've been working off of a copy that my professor had lying around, but it's time to seriously buckle down, which means it's time to purchase an original copy. I have a few issues with the copy I'm using (it's...
  2. Classical Saxophone
    Hi, I'm more than positive that this has probably been covered but, who are some world renowned classical saxophonists? Aside from all the common ones we know: Donald Sinta Tim Mcallister Otis Murphy Arno Bornkamp Kenneth Tse Nobuya Sugawa John Sampen Chien-Kwan Lin Joe Lulloff Claude...
  3. Classical Saxophone
    Can anyone suggest a good, thorough book on the history of classical saxophone? Thanks -Will
  4. Classical Saxophone
    The Fourth Jean-Marie Londeix International Saxophone Competition, 2014 July 6-19 Dear Friends of Saxophone: Saxophone Maestro Jean-Marie Londeix has a life-long reputation as a distinguished performing artist, educator and scholar. Under his influence,saxophonists of the world have been...
  5. SOTW Member Recordings & Reviews
    My new classical baritone saxophone CD is now available. "Works of Art" features six new pieces for bari sax that I commissioned. Order now from my website. http://www.worksofartcd.com
  6. General Mouthpiece Discussion
    Hey guys! I'm having a little problem and need some advice. I play alto saxophone in my college jazz ensemble and in a symphony band at a neighboring college. This year I've played mostly classical, because my most intense lessons have been from my classical instructor, so I've been practicing...
  7. Sheet Music & Transcriptions
    I bought Paul Maurice's Tableaux de Provence quite some time ago, but just recently found out that the last page of part V: Lou Cabridan is missing. That is 11 bars from rehearsal mark 12, at the modulation back to original key of E. Can someone send me a scan of that last page? I would be...
  8. Recordings, Movies
    For those of you who love the Classical Saxophone sound as well as Jazz here's a wonderful new CD featuring the music of George Gershwin. If you have not heard of Frederick L. Hemke, you can look him up on Wikipedia. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frederick_Hemke I was fortunate enough to...
  9. SOTW Member Compositions & Arrangements
    Hi all, My name is Brandon Vaccaro. I received a grant last summer to record my composition Song & Dance for Alto Saxophone and Piano. The piece was written for saxophonist Arthur Bouton, and was recorded by him and pianist David Shuey. You can listen and browse a PDF of the score at...
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