I’m thrilled to offer several educational resources for saxophone and clarinet players of all ages and skill levels to help. I hope you find the articles below useful!
Saxophone Fingering Chart -New March 2023 correct Bis Bb fingering for flat keys and A# fingering for chromatic and sharp keys
Clarinet Fingering Chart -New March 2023 includes A and Bb resonance fingerings
Clarinet Intermediate Warmup –New March 2023
Clarinet Advanced Warmup – New March 2023
Saxophone Warmups – New March 2023
Travelling With Reeds – New March 2022!
Low Woodwind, Brass, and String Sectionals – New March 2022!
Updated Ligatures – New March 2022!
Reed Gadgets – New March 2022!
Internet Lesson Protocols for Distance Learning – Updated May 2021!
Saxophone and Clarinet Fundamentals – A primer on breathing, embouchure, reeds, articulation and smart practicing
Excelling at a Musical Instrument – An essay on the keys to success in music
Learning Principles – A set of timeless principles to aid in growth
Reed Seasoning and Adjustment – Advice on how to maximize your reed’s potential
An Appraisal of Student Reeds – Rico, Rico Royal and Vandoren Juno reeds in an A/B/C challenge
Ligature Choices for Clarinet and Saxophone – Based on extensive field testing of many brands and styles of ligatures
Latest Ligatures – an appraisal of new options available!
Developing a Nuanced Vibrato – Tips on how and when to use vibrato
Excellent Single Reed Mouthpieces for Students – A thorough examination of available options
Why Saxophonists Need A Jazz and Classical Mouthpiece – A look at the mechanics and considerations of mouthpiece selection – Updated May 2022!
Clarinet Pinky Walkarounds and Left Hand Exercises – includes throat resonance fingerings!
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