A practical and enjoyable course for the absolute beginner!
Sir John Dankworth, a master saxophonist and one of the world's most respected musicians, maintains that almost everyone can learn to play the Sax well. In this newly-set edition of Sax From The Start, Sir John introduces the key techniques, concepts and skills of Sax playing in a friendly and encouraging manner. His infectious enthusiasm helps to communicate the joys, the problems and the rewards of learning to play this popular and exhilarating instrument.
Sir John Dankworth is one of the world's best-known and best-loved musicians, equally at home as a jazz cross-over or classical artist. During his career he has worked with the all-time greats, including Nat King Cole, Ella Fitzgerald, Oscar Peterson and many others, especially his wife, the acclaimed Dame Cleo Laine.