What you will learn

In an introductory lesson you will  learn:

  • Learn how to form a basic embouchure (the position of the lips and mouth) to produce a sound on the saxophone.
  • Learn basic saxophone performance techniques
  • Learn to play a simple song using your newly learnt techniques

Typical techniques covered include:

  • Breathing 
  • Breath support
  • Posture
  • Basic fingerings

In a typical  30 minute regular  lesson you will learn:

  • How to develop a good saxophone sound
  • To develop a good, even fingering  technique 
  • How to articulate clearly to make tunes sound more interesting
  • To perform different styles: pop, rock, blues, jazz, classical and learning to read music
  • When you are playing well, I offer  performing opportunities to everyone who is interested
  • Exam preparation is available for those who wish. I have an excellent history of preparing candidates successfully for AMEB exams.I am also a saxophone  examiner for the Australian Music Examinations Board (AMEB)

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