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The Resource The saxophone : the art and science of playing and performing, John Harle

The saxophone : the art and science of playing and performing, John Harle

Label
The saxophone : the art and science of playing and performing
Title
The saxophone
Title remainder
the art and science of playing and performing
Statement of responsibility
John Harle
Creator
Contributor
Author
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Saxophonist Harle offers a comprehensive course in playing the instrument. Volume 1 covers breathing, the embouchure, resonance and breath support. Volume 2 covers articulation and offers daily exercises. Includes extensive textual discussion, as well as illustrations, diagrams, and photos. With a foreword by Robert Winston, introduction, and appendices
Cataloging source
TDF
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Harle, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
no index present
LC call number
MT500
LC item number
.H37 2017
Literary form
non fiction
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Winston, Robert M. L.
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  • Saxophone
  • Saxophone
  • Saxophone
  • Saxophone music
Label
The saxophone : the art and science of playing and performing, John Harle
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223122303812
  • 31223122303796
  • 31223122303804
  • 31223122303788
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Volume 1. Introduction ; The groundwork : essential knowledge before starting ; Saxophone detox : the foundations of a good sound - a relaxed and efficient approach ; New ways of thinking : the saxophone and you : new ideas and understanding ; The reed fan register 1 : mastering the low notes : for in-tune and focused playing ; The saxophone is your voice : singing and the saxophone : how the techniques connect ; Tilt : Register-changing on the saxophone : a clear and effective technique ; The full reed fan : playing all three registers : for good intonation and centered sound ; The embouchure : forming a balanced emouchure : guidelines for precise playing ; Voicing : the saxophone and overtones : sound character and energy ; The cathedral of resonance : unlocking your personal sound : rich and resonant vibrations ; The engine room : breath support and powerful sounds : the anatomy of whole-body playing --
  • Volume 2. Legato-staccato : release your virtuosity : clear direction and expert articulation ; Saxophone boot camp : strengthening your sound and intonation : overtones and indispensable drills ; The power lines : the ultimate practice and performance tool ; Summary : all the techniques in one reference point ; Daily practice exercises : essential techniques for regular practice ; Performance : transcending the ordinary
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
2 volumes (163, 168 pages)
Isbn
9780571539628
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), music
System control number
(OCoLC)987063585
Label
The saxophone : the art and science of playing and performing, John Harle
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223122303812
  • 31223122303796
  • 31223122303804
  • 31223122303788
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Volume 1. Introduction ; The groundwork : essential knowledge before starting ; Saxophone detox : the foundations of a good sound - a relaxed and efficient approach ; New ways of thinking : the saxophone and you : new ideas and understanding ; The reed fan register 1 : mastering the low notes : for in-tune and focused playing ; The saxophone is your voice : singing and the saxophone : how the techniques connect ; Tilt : Register-changing on the saxophone : a clear and effective technique ; The full reed fan : playing all three registers : for good intonation and centered sound ; The embouchure : forming a balanced emouchure : guidelines for precise playing ; Voicing : the saxophone and overtones : sound character and energy ; The cathedral of resonance : unlocking your personal sound : rich and resonant vibrations ; The engine room : breath support and powerful sounds : the anatomy of whole-body playing --
  • Volume 2. Legato-staccato : release your virtuosity : clear direction and expert articulation ; Saxophone boot camp : strengthening your sound and intonation : overtones and indispensable drills ; The power lines : the ultimate practice and performance tool ; Summary : all the techniques in one reference point ; Daily practice exercises : essential techniques for regular practice ; Performance : transcending the ordinary
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
2 volumes (163, 168 pages)
Isbn
9780571539628
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), music
System control number
(OCoLC)987063585

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