John Harle: The Saxophone

John Harle: The Saxophone
The Art and Science of Playing and Performing

By John Harle Saxophone Book Item: 12-0571539629
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John Harle: The Saxophone is the most in-depth approach to playing the saxophone ever published. In this two-volume boxed set, master saxophonist John Harle reveals his groundbreaking techniques for fluent and natural playing---transforming the musical and learning experience of both students and professionals.

Practical, clear, and universally relevant, The Saxophone discloses John Harle's secrets to playing with individuality, fluent technique, and a powerful musical presence by:
* Introducing revolutionary new concepts such as the Reed Fan, the Power Lines, and the Cathedral of Resonance
* Exploring every aspect of playing and performing, from breathing, resonant tone production, and fluent articulation through to techniques for building ease and flow in performance
* Featuring unique anatomical diagrams, stunning visualizations and color-coded musical examples throughout
* Offering expert advice on all aspects of performance: dealing with fear, nerves, and adrenaline, developing a strong psychological approach, and setting goal posts for success including practice wheels that help develop a structured and relaxed practice routine.

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Series: Faber Edition
Author: John Harle
Instrument: Saxophone
Format: 2-Book Boxed Set
Item Number: 12-0571539629
ISBN 10: 0-571-53962-9
ISBN 13: 978-0-571-53962-8
UPC: 9780571539628

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