Essentials for the Advancing Tenor Saxophone Player
Below is a list of recommended etude/technical books for the tenor saxophone — some of the “Essentials for the Advancing Saxophone Player.” They include many tried and true studies in tone production, technique, articulation, musicianship, etc. All of the literature/books itemized here can be purchased from Art’s Music Shop.
Also included here are some famous saxophone artists with a corresponding recording that you may listen to. You can find many other recordings by these artists and more on YouTube, including master classes.
Just for fun, at the bottom, we’ve added some names of notable celebrities that have played the saxophone.
Universal Method for Saxophone
48 Famous Studies for Oboe or Alto Sax (1st/3rd)
Daily Studies for All Saxophones
Etudes Variées (dans toutes les tonalités)
40 Technical & Melodious Studies Book 1
Intermediate Method for Saxophone
Advanced Method Vol 1 for Saxophone
Advanced Method Vol 2 for Saxophone
Daily Studies for the Improvement of Sax Technique
Saxophone Artists for Listening
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