Month: April 2018

Saxophone Ligature – how to choose?

Different Ligatures Classical style of saxophone ligatures: BG Ligature, Silverstone Ligature, JLV Ligature, Selmer Standard Ligature, Vandoren Optimum Ligature, François Louis Ultimate Ligature, Eddie Daniels Rovner Ligature Jazz Style of saxophone:Pure Brass Ligature of François Louis, Vandoren Optimum, Eddie Daniels Versa Ligature, Selmer Brass Ligatures, Rhino Ligatures EVO HD, Rico Ligatures. Sometimes we need some …

Beginners first saxophone and mouthpiece!

The children are often using in my class of saxophone Yamaha 4C, Yamaha 5C is too open for a beginner. One reason is because when they buy instrument Yamaha 280 (student model) or 480 (semiprofessional model) and the mouthpiece is coming with the instrument. Why I recommend to buy Yamaha instrument, because I do have …

About saxophone playing for beginners!

The position of the mouthpiece on your mouth How important is the position of the teeth on your saxophone mouthpiece? Yes, it is very important! Music is the ART OF THE SOUND, so as you bite the mouthpiece, it is crucial to understand, that we produce the sound with REEDS! How far is important and …

How to improve your sight-reading skills?

On a WIND instrument, sight-reading depends on the relationship between visual, mental, aural, and physical skills. The repertory may not provide a person with adequate fingering knowledge and general musicianship. In addition, EYE movements are REALLY seldom trained to recognise and to have the habit to read quickly notes and therefore to transfer through musical …