JON’S MUSIC ASSIGNMENTS

WARM UP: THE CHROMATIC SCALE

  • CHROMATIC SCALES MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL | PDF 
      • FORMATS: 3, 6 & 12 -note slurs with a pause.
  • FIRST PRACTICAL STUDIES/CHROMATIC EXERCISE
      • Page 32 – All Exercises | PDF

SAXOPHONE BOOKS

  • SOLO | FIRST CONCERTINO | PDF
      • 12/27 – Measures #1-24 
  • FIRST PRACTICAL STUDIES
      • Page 7:  #11 > watch out for articulations (notes tongued & slurred).
      • Page 7:  #11 & 12
      • Page 11:  #21 & 22
  • PARES SCALES (RED BOOK)
      • Page 23, #78, 79 & 80
      • Chromatic exercises:  Page 42, #188 and #189
  • MINOR SCALES | PDF
  • KLOSE | 25 DAILY STUDIES
      • NEW: Exercise #22 – Page 26 (only)
          • Slurred phrases. Get your best tone. Smooth.
      • REVIEW: Page 7, #5
      • REVIEW | Pick one:
          • Page 6, #4
          • Page 18, #16
          • Page 14, #12
          • Self assign a new exercise daily and review one you’ve played before

MAJOR SCALES | KNOWING THE BASICS

3 OPTIONS – 3 EXERCISES FOR REVIEW AND MAINTAIN