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LANDER'S SAXOPHONE LESSONS

July 12, 2024

Assignment for your next lesson:

- from EXERCISES section: Keep at the 2 pdf scale sheets - yes! so much better today! Keep trying to get the subtone down low - this is where you can really work on your jazz embouchure.

In the TUNES section: 

• practice St. Thomas 

• Listen a lot to the new playlist - all tracks feature alto saxophonists - see if you are more inspired by any particular track or which player's tone you like!

Exercises-
 

Go to this Jazz Styles linkRead the info and then check out all the Vol. 1 stuff and make sure you understand.

Then get to work on these:

Basics of ii-V-I cadences on the piano:

TUNES-

Practice St. Thomas head and solo that I printed for you today. LISTEN to the recording a lot; put your headphones on and play along with Sonny Rollins - this is the BEST way to learn the articulations and style:

Listen to this a lot!
-Ye Olde Stuffe-         

 LINK to the Great American Songbook page

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