TMEA 2019 Etude Performance Notes CLICK HERE! 

Region 29 Middle School Band Etude Performance Notes CLICK HERE!

SHOPPING:

HORNS, MOUTHPIECES, REEDS, AND OTHER ACCESSORIES

Saxquest

Tenor Madness

Meridian Winds

The Woodwind & Brasswind


SHEET MUSIC:

Jeanné Inc.

RBC Pepper (local)

CLICK HERE FOR A LINK TO ADRIANNE’S DAILY WARMUP EXERCISES

CLICK HERE FOR A LINK TO FULL RANGE MAJOR SCALES FOR SAXOPHONE


LINK TO PRESCRIBED MUSIC LIST/UIL TX STATE SOLO & ENSEMBLE

https://www.uiltexas.org/pml/


LIST OF ETUDE BOOKS
:

(In approximate order of difficulty)

Universal Method for Saxophone for Paul DeVille
Modern Course for the Saxophone by Arthur Hegvik (Book 1-Beginner; Book 5-Advanced)
Rubank Intermediate Method for the Saxophone (middle school to early high school)
Rubank Advanced Method for Saxophone Vol. 1 & 2 (high school)
Melodious and Progressive Studies for Saxophone ed. by David Hite
40 Technical and Melodious Studies for Oboe or Saxophone by IASILLI (Books I & II)
27 Virtuoso Studies for Oboe or Saxophone by BASSI
48 Famous Studies for Oboe or Saxophone by FERLING
18 Exercises or Etudes for all Saxophone BERBIGUIER/MULE (Dix Huit Exercices ou Etudes pour tour les saxophones d’apres Berbiguier)
53 Etudes for all Saxophones in three books by MARCEL MULE (1st Book, Ex. 1-18) (Cinquante-Trois Etudes pour tour les saxophones en trois cahiers)

SCALE BOOKS & SIGHTREADING:

Daily Studies for the Improvement of the Saxophone Technique by LARRY TEAL
Scales and Modes for Saxophone by JEAN-MARIE LONDEIX (Gammes et Modes pour Saxophone)
Scales and Arpeggios: Fundamental exercises for the Saxophone by MARCEL MULE (Gammes et Arpeges: Exercices fondament aux pour le saxophone)
Graded Saxophone Sight-Reading by Guildhall School of Music & Drama

ALTISSIMO AND EXTENDED TECHNIQUES

Beginning Studies in the Altissimo Register by Rosemary Lang, ed. Gail Levinsky
Ted Nash’s Studies in High Harmonics for tenor and alto saxophone
Saxophone Altissimo: High Note Development for the Contemporary Player by Robert Luckey
Hello! Mr. Sax by JEAN-MARIE LONDEIX

SAXOPHONISTS TO LISTEN TO:

CLASSICAL
Frederick Hemke
Eugene Rousseau
Donald Sinta
Debra Richtmeyer
Claude Delangle
Jean-Yves Formeau
Timothy McAllister
Nobuya Sagawa
Kenneth Tse
Joe Lulloff
Nathan Nabb
Stephen Page
Idit Shner
SAXOPHONE QUARTET & ENSEMBLES
Habanera Saxophone Quartet
Prism Saxophone Quartet
Zzyzx Saxophone Quartet
Fuego Saxophone Quartet
The Moanin’ Frogs

JAZZ ALTO
20th Century

Charlie Parker
Cannonball Adderley
Art Pepper
Paul Desmond
Phil Woods
Vi Redd

21st Century
Miguel Zenon
Rudresh Mahanthappa
Tia Fuller
Dick Oatts
Will Vinson
Idit Shner
Jeff Coffin
Candy Dulfer
Mindi Abair
Sal Lozano
Dan Higgins
Grace Kelly
Lakecia Benjamin
Sharel Cassity
Brad Leali

JAZZ TENOR
20th Century

John Coltrane
Sonny Rollins
Lester Young
Coleman Hawkins
Stan Getz
Dexter Gordon
Michael Brecker

21st Century
Chris Potter
Ben Wendel
Melissa Aldana
Branford Marsalis
Camille Thurman
Jeff Coffin
Roxy Coss
Lenny Pickett
Chip Mcneill

BARITONE SAXOPHONE
20th Century
Gerry Mulligan
Pepper Adams
Ronnie Cuber
Gary Smulyan
Nick Brignola

21st Century
Gary Smulyan
Lauren Sevian
Leo Pellegrino