Sax From the Start

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Sax From the Start

Product Code: 3612038

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As Sir John Dankworth, master saxophonist and one of the world’s most respected musicians, says himself, ‘If you’re able to read this sentence, you’re a potential saxophone player. And any potential saxophone player is a potential virtuoso, even a potential star.’
As Sir John Dankworth, master saxophonist and one of the world’s most respected musicians, says himself, ‘If you’re able to read this sentence, you’re a potential saxophone player. And any potential saxophone player is a potential virtuoso, even a potential star.’

Here you will find the the perfect introduction to getting to grips with the sax, from key techniques, concepts and skills, to the joys, frustrations, problems and ultimately rewards of playing this truly exhilarating instrument. And all presented in the most friendly and encouraging manner you can imagine.

With Sir John helping you on the journey, who knows where you will end up once you have taken those first few steps?

Born into a musical family in London in 1927, John began violin and piano lessons at an early age but it was hearing a Benny Goodman record at the age of sixteen which led him to take up the clarinet. At seventeen he entered the Royal Academy of Music, and that was followed by a spell in the army.

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