Category Archives: Saxophone

The social politics of picking the right instrument for your child.

I’ve played the cello in a couple of orchestras in my time – one was the school orchestra (very boring, nobody could really play so it was all a bit hopeless) and The Ealing Junior Music School Orchestra (much more … Continue reading

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Summer Workshops at The SE22 Piano School

We will be running the following workshops over the Summer holidays. 1) Theory Workshop (3 levels: Beginner, Pre-Grade 1, Grades 1 & 2) 2) Aural Workshop 3) Performance Skills Workshop 4) Play Day – try out new instruments All workshops … Continue reading

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A guide to choosing a second instrument. Part 3: The Saxophone

Hello, this is Barry with the third part of the guide to wind instruments. The saxophone is, like the clarinet and flute, regarded as a woodwind instrument, even though it’s made of brass : this is because the fingering technique … Continue reading

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