Lorne’s Music Workpage

LESSON OVERVIEW


CHROMATIC SCALE / WARM-UP

  • MS CHROMATIC SCALE > FINGERING CHART > LINK
      • Chromatic Scale > D1 to D3
          • ONGOING > 3 note slurs with a pause.
          • 6 note slurs with a pause.
          • You can use your fingering chart.
          • No metronome for now.


MAJOR SCALES

  • USING THE GRAND MASTER SCALE SHEET
      • OPTION #1:  Pattern: 121 – 12321 – 123421
          • July 16:  G to Eb Major
      • OPTION #2:  Modes & Chords > PDF


BEATLES


PRACTICAL STUDIES > PDF

  • April 30 & July 16
      • Warm up on Exercise #1 & 2.  Easier to focus on sound, tone and accuracy. 
      • Assignment:   Exercise #10 & 11
      • Review – Previous exercises and try to use a metronome

 


ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS: 

  • 4/30 – PAGE 2 & 3  (as marked)

 


BLUES SOLO

  • G, Bb, C, C#, D, F, G
  • BACKING TRACK 1 – SLOW > YouTube
  • BACKING TRACK 2 – MED/SWING > YouTube
  • BACKING TRACK 3 – BAR BAND/SHUFFLE > YouTube
  • BACKING TRACK 4 – ANOTHER SHUFFLE > YouTube

 


KLOSE

  • May 21 – Exercise #16:   Lines A to  the first note of line G.  Watch out for accidentals! 
  • March 26 – Exercise #11 – Try to connect the groups of slur – but, remember to tongue the first note of each slur.

MOVIE & THEATRE SONGS

    • NEW / April 23 – Page 67, My Romance 
    • Bill Evans:  https://youtu.be/OXhXf6w1aA8
    • Chet Baker:  https://youtu.be/8EYcK3pUxQs
    • Tony Bennett:  https://youtu.be/oIe786k8olg
    • REVIEW:  3/5, 10/24 — SOMEONE IN LOVE
    • NEW:  3/5 – IT COULD HAPPEN TO YOU
    • PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, JURASSIC PARK & FOREST GUMP
      • Mix of counting & clapping & learning by ear (ear training)
      • Use the app T1 tuner to do long tones to upper notes with slightly harder reed size.

 


STANDARD OF EXCELLENCE > JAZZ METHOD

 


SAXOPHONE MUSIC TOOLS

 

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