This book fills an important gap in saxophone playing pedagogy - a complete approach to saxophone sound that actually shows you 'what the pros do' to develop the best, 'in-tune' tone. The accompanying CD of long tones performed by Trent on alto and tenor, will give you a solid, professional tone to aim for and ultimately get you to your own personal sound faster.
Trent's book and CD will give you the steps to producing your best personal sound, with the correct physical approaches to embouchure and breathing, an advanced methodology of long tones and challenging etudes that really make you listen and improve your tone.
Proper and effective use of air
Playing with the mouthpiece alone
The anatomy of a reed
Developing your sound
Scale articulation chart
Scales and arpeggios
About the author