Here is a Bb part of the horn line in You Are The Best Thing by Ray Lamontagne .
Here is a nice example of some chromaticism. The whole line is based off of an alternating pattern of minor 3rds 1 half-step apart.
An awesome sounding exercise to practice up and down the whole horn.
Here is a trumpet, tenor sax, and bari sax horn chart for Amy Winehouse’s song ‘Rehab’. The pdf below includes the score and all 3 parts.
I had to learn this for an 80’s themed Halloween thing I did this year.
This is the tenor saxophone solo on Maneater by Hall & Oates : Maneater Saxophone Solo – Tenor Saxophone
By request here is an ‘Eb’ (alto sax) Version Maneater Saxophone Solo – Alto Saxophone
By request, here is a version transposed down a whole step.
Concert part: Maneater Saxophone Solo -concert part
This is a really cool solo that i remember loving back in the day. I decided to finally learn it.
Here are all the major scales for saxophone. They are written out one octave ascending and descending. The whole range of the saxophone from ‘low-Bb’ to ‘high-F# (Gb)’ is covered. You can download the pdf file below.
For scales that have the same fingering but different names, i.e Gb major and F# major both versions are written.
**A note on practicing. All the scales should be memorized and played two octaves where possible.
Is this the best warm-up in the world? I don’t know.. but it is a darn good one. I really don’t even think about stepping on stage without a quick run-through.Continue reading →
Here is the first Chorus of Chris Potter’s solo on The Eternal Triangle
Here is a written out solo exercise on the changes to “Four” by Miles Davis
Download: Solo Exercise on “Four” Bb Instruments