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LESSON OVERVIEW | ALL BLUE FONTS ARE LINKS

  • NOVEMBER
      • PRACTICE BAGS GROOVE WITH AN ONLINE VIDEO > LINK
      • HIGH SCHOOL AUDITION: CONCERT Ab, G & D > FULL RANGE
      • TENOR MADNESS > LEARN MELODY & IMPROV
  • SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER
      • LATIN LESSON >
      • RIFFOLOGY > PRACTICE JAMMING TO THIS BACKING TRACK > AUDIO
      • BASIE-CALLY THE BLUES > PDF > Play along with recording > MANY TIMES > AUDIO
      • MAJOR SCALES > Two Octave ScalesPDF
      • KLOSE #4 & 12
      • PRACTICAL STUDIES > NEW:  Exercises #7 & #8

  • JULY & AUGUST 2021

      • REMEMBER TO FILL OUR YOUR PRACTICE LOG > PDF
      • CHROMATIC SCALE | 3, 6, 12 – BOTH LINES IN ONE BREATH
      • LONG TONES > Use scorecard. Fill in date & how many seconds. Don’t hyperventilate before starting your note. 
      • KLOSE #4, 12 & 16 > Rotate the exercises
      • PRACTICAL STUDIES | PDF
          • Exercise #3-5, Page 4 > Tempo=92 > Breath every 4 measures!
      • GOALS:
          • Articulations. Tonguing technique (don’t hammer the notes). Dynamics. Steady tempos.
      • COMMON MUSICAL TERMS | PDF
      • BASIE-CALLY THE BLUES > PDF > Play along with recording > MANY TIMES > AUDIO

SCALES: MAJOR, MINOR, CHROMATIC & MODES

  • COMPLETE CHROMATIC SCALE | PDF
      • FINGERING CHART | PDF
  • MAJOR SCALE EXERCISES
      • Circle of Fifths | PDF
      • Two Octave Scales | PDF
      • Grand Master Scales | PDF
  • ALL MINOR SCALES | PDF
      • Natural Minor
      • Harmonic Minor
      • Melodic Minor
  • COMMON MUSICAL TERMS | PDF

MUSIC BOOKS & STUDIES

  • KLOSE > EXERCISE #4, 11 & 16 > PDF

JAZZ STUDIES

  • Saxophone Solo by Phil Woods “Shaw Nuff” | PDF | YouTube