Coverart for item
The Resource The saxophone handbook : a complete guide to tone, technique, performance and maintenance, Douglas D. Skinner ; edited by Jonathan Feist

The saxophone handbook : a complete guide to tone, technique, performance and maintenance, Douglas D. Skinner ; edited by Jonathan Feist

Label
The saxophone handbook : a complete guide to tone, technique, performance and maintenance
Title
The saxophone handbook
Title remainder
a complete guide to tone, technique, performance and maintenance
Statement of responsibility
Douglas D. Skinner ; edited by Jonathan Feist
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TDF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Skinner, Douglas D
Dewey number
788.7 SKINN
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
index present
LC call number
MT500
LC item number
.S628 S3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Feist, Jonathan
  • Berklee College of Music
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Saxophone
  • Saxophone
Label
The saxophone handbook : a complete guide to tone, technique, performance and maintenance, Douglas D. Skinner ; edited by Jonathan Feist
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223108136137
  • 31223108136152
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 85-86) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Equipment. Purchasing a saxophone ; Mouthpieces ; Selecting and adjusting reeds ; Ligatures ; Neck straps ; The well-equipped saxophonist -- Repairing saxophones. Basic maintenance checklist ; Repairs ; Troubleshooting ; Key corking ; Corking the neck ; Neck and body adjustment ; Mechanism adjustments ; Binding keys or rods ; Adjusting or replacing needle springs ; Pad replacement ; Key assembly order ; Key heights --
  • Tone. Breathing ; Embouchure ; Throat shapes ; Tapering ; Creating dark and bright timbres ; Neck and mouthpiece practice ; Vibrato ; Jazz vs. classical vibrato ; Vibrato development exercises ; Intonation ; The extended range ; Introduction to the overtone series ; The overtone series ; Building flexibility ; Extended range fingering chart -- Technique. Posture ; Hand position ; Fingering chart ; Trills ; Half-step trill chart ; Whole-step trill chart ; Trill exercises for technique development ; Low and high registers ; Low register study ; High register study ; Articulation ; Practice --
  • Practice and preparation. Contemporary repertoire ; Creative practice ; Practice room tips ; Presenting a recital ; Jazz style basics -- Appendix. Resources. Saxophone pedagogy ; Saxophone repair ; Overtones and altissimo ; Saxophone history
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
90 pages
Isbn
9780876391389
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
884088652814
Other physical details
illustrations, music
Publisher number
HL50449658
System control number
  • 842257941
  • (OCoLC)842257941
Label
The saxophone handbook : a complete guide to tone, technique, performance and maintenance, Douglas D. Skinner ; edited by Jonathan Feist
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223108136137
  • 31223108136152
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 85-86) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Equipment. Purchasing a saxophone ; Mouthpieces ; Selecting and adjusting reeds ; Ligatures ; Neck straps ; The well-equipped saxophonist -- Repairing saxophones. Basic maintenance checklist ; Repairs ; Troubleshooting ; Key corking ; Corking the neck ; Neck and body adjustment ; Mechanism adjustments ; Binding keys or rods ; Adjusting or replacing needle springs ; Pad replacement ; Key assembly order ; Key heights --
  • Tone. Breathing ; Embouchure ; Throat shapes ; Tapering ; Creating dark and bright timbres ; Neck and mouthpiece practice ; Vibrato ; Jazz vs. classical vibrato ; Vibrato development exercises ; Intonation ; The extended range ; Introduction to the overtone series ; The overtone series ; Building flexibility ; Extended range fingering chart -- Technique. Posture ; Hand position ; Fingering chart ; Trills ; Half-step trill chart ; Whole-step trill chart ; Trill exercises for technique development ; Low and high registers ; Low register study ; High register study ; Articulation ; Practice --
  • Practice and preparation. Contemporary repertoire ; Creative practice ; Practice room tips ; Presenting a recital ; Jazz style basics -- Appendix. Resources. Saxophone pedagogy ; Saxophone repair ; Overtones and altissimo ; Saxophone history
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
90 pages
Isbn
9780876391389
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
884088652814
Other physical details
illustrations, music
Publisher number
HL50449658
System control number
  • 842257941
  • (OCoLC)842257941

Library Locations

    • San Francisco Public LibraryBorrow it
      100 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA, 94102, US
      37.779376 -122.415795
Processing Feedback ...