Saxophone

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Welcome to our Music Diary page for saxophone! 

Make a note of these recommended activities in your Music Diary to help with your practice.  We'll be adding new activities regularly to keep you inspired. 

Regular practice can be fun and will help improve your playing or singing.

Remember - you're in charge of your practice routine so you can work at your own pace.  Keep working on new pieces or skills until you feel confident with them before moving on to the next challenge.  

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Use the Instrumental Update Worksheet to help you get the most from these activities in your practice.

 

Activities



Beginner


  • Setting Up a Saxophone

Miss Cherryholme shows you how to set up your saxophone correctly:


  • Warm Up

Warm up exercises for getting ready to play:


  • B, A and G

Mrs Bell shows you how to play 'Patterns' and 'Mary had a Little Lamb' all using B, A and G:


  • Articulation

Add to your skills with tonguing and slurring:


  • 'When the Saints'

A traditional song that you can learn to play with this video:

 


 

Intermediate


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Advanced


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Additional Activities and Resources

Looking for more fun ideas, hints and tips or challenging activities?  Try some of these below:


Record your practice by colouring in this chart.  How will you celebrate when you've filled it all in?   




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