Tone is the one thing that all saxophonists need to work on.
Every saxophone player needs to work on their tone. Right from the school student putting the saxophone together for the first time, up to the top players in the world such as Branford Marsalis, Chris Potter and Joshua Redman, everyone needs to spend time on long tones, mouthpiece exercises and most importantly of all, their breathing.
In this course of lessons on tone I will take you through many different strategies and lessons that I have learnt from many of the world’s best players. Your objective is to reach that ‘Gold Medal’ of your own, personal distinctive tone. All the great players have their own tone, their own ‘sound.