Play Funky Sax
Here is the 1st unit of the 10 unit course that takes you through 16 phrases step by step, with funky backing tracks and on screen written music to guide you. We go through the Blues and Pentatonic scales, and they are displayed on the video during the exercises. There is a “Go Solo” videos at the end of Unit. We show you how to “Get Funky” over “Pick up the Pieces” and Pharroll williams “Happy”.
Introduction and licks 1 to 4 alto
Students will learn the first 4 phrases and some of the techniques, like finger and lip slurs, with different types of tonguing are also demonstrated. This video is for Alto but Tenor players must listen as well.
Licks demonstrated by Alto
The first 4 licks (phrases) are demonstrated with the backing track.
Licks 1 to 4 Tenor
The first 4 licks (phrases) are introduced for Tenor, and the articulation is discussed.
Licks demonstrated by Tenor
The first 4 Tenor licks are demonstrated with the backing track.
Call and response exercise
The first call and response video for both sax’s. Licks 1 to 4
“Go Solo” for both sax’s.