Tenor Saxophone Lessons For Beginners

——   Created by Todd Porter

Learn To Play The Tenor Saxophone In Just 30 Minutes Per Week! Practice Videos Included.

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35
Lessons
2h 34m
Lesson time
beginner
Skill level
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This is the perfect place to start for beginner tenor saxophone players! Take all the guess work out of how and what to practice. This program comes with specially designed practice videos for each lesson.

Learn To Play The Tenor Saxophone Quickly And Easily Using The Music Coach Learning System.

  • Learn the basics of how music works with fun easy to understand animated videos.
  • Use a proven system to take all the guess work out of what to practice.
  • Gain the confidence to play your tenor saxophone with others.
  • Enjoy learning at a pace that is right for you.

Start Playing And Creating Music To Express Your Musical Self

You will learn everything you need to know about the tenor saxophone, from how to put it together and make your first sound, to how to play the tenor saxophone in a band! This course also focuses on how to express yourself through music by teaching beginner improvisation (soloing). The goal of The Music Coach Tenor Saxophone Program is for you to fully express who you are through the instrument.

Content and Overview

I designed this program to help you begin your musical journey on the tenor saxophone in the most efficient and fun way. This program is suitable for anyone who has a desire to play and has a working tenor saxophone. There are over 2.5 hours of video lessons and practice videos.

The layout of the course uses a simple format:

  • 1 lesson video that explains a new concept/technique
  • 1 practice video that has voice overs and graphics to help you play along with the teacher on the screen in "real time."

There are twelve sets of lessons and practice videos that help you learn melody, rhythm, harmony, and improvising. This program also contains a "Jam Room" with a virtual band that you can play along with at different speeds. As an added bonus there are also five music theory made easy animated videos that explain the basic building blocks of music.

At the end of this course you will have the confidence to play the tenor saxophone both on your own and with others in different musical situations.

The course project

Use the "Jam Room" Videos to practice the song with a virtual band.  Upload a video of you playing with the music coach song with the Jam Room band, and share it with the class.  Upload your file to Google Drive, Youtube, Vimeo, or any other hosting service.

35 Lessons

0:03:21
Welcome To The Music Coach
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0:04:18
4 Essential Elements Of Music
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0:01:38
Notes, And The Musical Alphabet
0:00:40
Melody
0:04:30
Harmony
0:02:15
Rhythm
0:17:06
Saxophone setup and buyers guide
0:10:21
Put the tenor saxophone together and make your first sound
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0:04:35
Sax Tuning Video
0:04:36
Week 1 practice
0:03:48
Learn all of the notes in A major
0:09:31
Week 2 practice
0:03:14
Learn the first melody for music coach song
0:03:12
Week 3 practice
0:05:00
Learn how to play the A major scale
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2h 34m of video content
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About the instructor

Multi-instrumentalist Todd Porter has been teaching music on several instruments for the past 15 years. In addition to teaching private lessons and workshops he is the horn section leader and arranger for the Bonified Truth, which backs up 2008 Toronto Blues Society winner Scott McCord (nominated for a 2010 Maple …

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