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The Use of the Ear in Music and Its Importance

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Melodic Gnosticism - Interpreting 'Sequenza IXb'

(the following essay does not include the musical notation examples referenced) Melodic...
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Sigurd Rascher - History of the Saxophone

Sigurd Rascher (1907 - 2001) was a pioneer of the saxophone, bringing to life the sound and...
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Knowing your audience and flexibility

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  • Ffion Dafis Church Village, CF38

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    I am an experienced and professional musician. I have performed in a range of diverse ensembles and am fluent in many genres such as classical, jazz, rock and folk. I'm also happy to teach through Welsh or English.
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    Are you a beginner looking to pick up the saxophone for the first time? Are you coming back to the saxophone after years without playing? Are you an experienced player looking to explore improvisation? If so, I can help.
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    Hi. I'm Richard Mulhearn, musician and teacher. I hope my enthusiasm for performing is passed onto anyone that I have the pleasure to teach.
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    I am an experienced teacher with an open minded approach to each students' indidivual needs and ability, whether working towards exams, or simply wanting to improve for pleasure and personal development.
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    Hi, I am a freelance Saxophone and Clarinet teacher based in Charvil, but I will cover the surrounding towns. I will tailor your lessons whether you want help with exams, or just playing for fun. I also run Jazz Workshops on a regular basis.
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    Young, enthusiastic musician who recently completed a Master's in Performance and Pedagogy.
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  • Wilhelm Franz Ferling's Etudes

    Classical Saxophone Teacher (Oxford) Picture When learning an instrument, it is important that the student works on etudes as well as just pieces. One of the best sets of etudes for saxophone is: Wilhem Franz Ferling (Mule): 48 Studies op. 31 for all saxophones (Quarante-huit Etudes pour tour les saxophones de Ferling) I recommend these...
  • Sigurd Rascher - History of the Saxophone

    Saira Clegg Classical Saxophone Teacher (Stockport) Picture Sigurd Rascher (1907 - 2001) was a pioneer of the saxophone, bringing to life the sound and style that Adolph Sax wanted. Born in Germany, Rascher spent some time playing as a classical saxophone player in Berlin before moving to Scandinavia in the mid 1930s. Shortly after the outbreak of WW2...
  • Recommended Reading for the Sax

    Classical Saxophone Teacher (Manchester) Picture I would recommend reading 'Playing the Saxophone' by Rob Buckland and the corresponding YouTube clips. They really are fantastic!

 

  • Buying Your First Saxophone

    Classical Saxophone Teacher (Birmingham) Picture For anyone who is interested in learning the saxophone, choosing the right saxophone can be a difficult process. What saxophone should I buy? Is that saxophone right for me? Is it going to be good enough? When starting to learn the saxophone everyone recommends starting on Alto. This is due to...
  • Helpful Resources For The Saxophone

    Classical Saxophone Teacher (East Central London) Picture Here are a few recommendations in regards to saxophone books:Beginner (Grades 1-2): Andy Hampton: Saxophone BasicsIntermediate (Grades 3-5): Paul Harris: Improve Your Sight Reading Grades 3-5Advanced: (Grades 6-8): Paul Harris: Improve Your Sight Reading Grades 6-8
  • Buying A Saxophone

    Classical Saxophone Teacher (South East London) Picture Buying your first saxophone can be a daunting and confusing prospect. There are a lot of choices, and sometimes it is hard to make the right decision. The best thing to do is to go to a music shop and talk to someone who knows about saxophones! Don't buy a cheap one straight off ebay, as these...