Initially composed by Paul Taffanel and Philippe Gaubert, this edition of Big Daily Finger Exercises was adapted for the Saxophone and transcribed by Frederic Juranville.
It includes fourteen different exercises:
2. Scales by the chromatic order and according to the cycle of fifths
4. Chromatic scales
5. Whole –tones scales
7. Broken arpeggios
9. Broken arpeggios
10. Diminished fifth chords – Arpeggios and broken arpeggios
11. Diminished seventh chords – Arpeggios and broken arpeggios
12. IV-V-I progressions
13. IV-V-I progressions with different rhythmic combinations
14. II-V-I progressions
Frédéric Juranville is a French musician born in 1957 who won the First Prize of the Paris Conservatoire for Chamber music and Saxophone. He is now a Saxophone professor in France and works on the composition of new pedagogic methods.