Category: Sight-reading

Lessons with me! Apprentus.com/ursula.c

Hello! Just filled with my information the site: www.apprentus.com I start to share more about my lessons and how much joy you can share as a teacher, some basic technics I have posted also in my Youtube channel. Do not hesitate to contact me on any saxophone questions! Please share your experience with me! i …

Fantastic Etude Book for daily use on every level – Alan Bullard

Fantastic book to study different styles and the music is just beautiful. This book has changed the pupils attitude to etude playing! They have so different characters, musicality, tuning tonalities to work, different articulations, musical styles and the level of pieces do start for beginners untill advanced level. This is must have for every teacher! …

The fear-based teaching?

Teachers, students and everybody elses: listen humbly, integrate new or old information into different contexts and You can be sure that you can read in peoples eyes that they/you learn, progress very quickly, and they/you will not fail on putting into practice each information received.  It is obvious that WE (I mean saxophone teachers, students …

Playing saxophone aside- tenor and bariton. How did I prevent back pains?

Quite often we have to play saxophones like tenor and bariton on our right side. I will share my experience and what have I done about it! Turning the body to the right side has  a slight inconvenience: the body feels uncomfortable after a while (it means the body turns too much on the right …

Jazzlab Saxholder – my absolute favorite since the beginning of 2017!

review jazzlab saxholder, best harness available, best harness for saxophone tenor, best harness for saxophone alto

Why I choosed jazzlab saxholder? First – the curiosity, because when you are teacher for some time (me 17 years), you need to have to be aware of ALL the neckstrap or harness materials available on the market. I have faced myself neck problem, I’ve been playing with normal neck strap, that comes with a …

Why should I go to Summer Academy?

I have been thinking, why we are at first place against to go to Summer Camps or in music world in Summer Academies. Maybe the word camping or something else is somehow misused? But the world goes more and more looking the screens and still the ACTUAL WORLD REMAINS OUTSIDE OF THE SCREENS. In Summer …

Traveling with saxophone(s)!

When we travel by car, we can take as much things as we want to with us, just make sure, that instrument case does not lie on the BOTTOM of the things and it does not MOVE too much, especially on the case of saxophone. Place it well amongst the things! Traveling by plane is …