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  1. Tips and Techniques
    Hi all!! Since our videos are russian speaking, we'd just add subtitles, you can find them already in our video about ¨How to practice without the instrument?¨, where I speak about how to do your practice more productive among other things. So, subtitles are in English, you can pick them up...
  2. Bb Soprano
    I'm getting a soprano saxophone for this Christmas because I would really love to learn it. It is a great jazz instrument, and I love the way it sounds. I already know a lot about music and that it is a Bb instrument like tenor. I was just wondering, do you have any tips for starters? (I already...
  3. Tips and Techniques
    so i'm playing this solo. its dogs of war by pink floyd but the saxophonist is dick parry. now i know my altissimo and growling and virbato but could someone tell me how he makes that sound in the very beginning long note and then the 'horse noise' on the ending altissimo notes. it sounds to me...
  4. Composer/Composition
    A response to a question I often receive: "...[I] was wondering what inspires your compositions or if you have any tips to composing?"
  5. Tips and Techniques
    After searching many threads on the topic of growling I have never come across an exact definition or any techniques that would be helpful in helping me to develop this skill. Please if you have any advice on achieving a proper "growl" during improv or know of any specific articles I may have...
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