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Saxophonist's Advanced Technique Doctor

Do you want to play the saxophone like a professional?

Do you want good altissimo notes?

Together with the Saxophone Technique Doctor

this brilliant little book will show you how to play sax:

Saxophone Advanced Technique page 7This is a page from the Saxophone Advanced Technique Doctor. Click it to read it.

Obviously, if you want to get the full answer, you'll have to buy the book.

As you can see, it is written in clear, jargon-free English.

Do you have problems like these?

2. I find it difficult to play rapid, repeated staccato passages evenly. My tongue tangles.

3. My fingers and tongue get out of phase when I have to play fast tongued passages.

4. When I am trying to get a strong, tongued accent, I often get squeaks or an explosion at the start of the note.

5. I find it hard to get a decent tone in the top register from C# to F#. Why?

6. How do I get the notes above top F or F#?

7. When should I use the A#/Bb alternatives?

8. My notes all seem to start a bit late when I am playing in a band. Why?

9. What is the best way to play with vibrato?

10. I have great difficulty tuning my tenor sax. I am sure that my embouchure is correct.

Saxophone Advanced Technique Doctor - how to play saxophone even better with a superb techniqieFor a fraction of the cost of a box of your favorite reeds, your Saxophone Advanced Technique  Doctor you will soon have you playing sax better than ever.


Please note, you WILL need the Saxophone Technique Doctor as well, if you do not already have it. This book is effectively part 2 in the series.

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