Saxophone For Dummies by Denis Gäbel
(For Dummies (Lifestyles Paperback))

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The fast and easy way to play this popular woodwind instrument

Saxophone For Dummies offers the ideal introduction to this popular and versatile instrument, whether you lack any musical experience or are picking up the sax again after a hiatus. Covering both the alto and tenor sax, this friendly guide explains how to get a good sound, how to read music, and how to play songs in a variety of styles, including classical, pop, and jazz, all accompanied by the audio samples on the enclosed CD. With tips on how to buy or rent the best saxophone, and information on how to care for the instrument, Saxophone For Dummies is a comprehensive guide to playing this popular woodwind alone or in a group setting.Includes tips on buying or renting a new or used saxophoneAudio samples of classical, pop, and jazz music are available on the bonus CDAdvice on cleaning and maintaining a saxophone

If you're picking up a saxophone for the first time or are looking to brush up on your skills, Saxophone For Dummies gives you everything you need to appreciate, understand, and excel at playing this popular instrument.

 

About Denis Gäbel

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Denis Gabel is an award-winning saxophonist, composer, and arranger.Michael Villmow teaches at the Rhein Music School in Cologne, Germany, and is also a seasoned performer, bandleader, and composer.
 
Published October 11, 2011 by For Dummies. 384 pages
Genres: Arts & Photography. Non-fiction

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