Category Archives: Musical

Finally a Recording!!


Well its been a long time coming, but finally I have a recording of my sax playing. When I say a recording, the quality of the recording is not that great, the playing is far from perfect too!. Anyway, I … Continue reading

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After another check-up, F# is back!


this morning I called allegro of oxford to see if I could get an expert opinion on my missing F#. The owner of Allegro was very good, as usual and offered to take a look at it today.Apparently the proprietor … Continue reading

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The Trouble with F#


After the initial problem I had with the dodgy “A” key a while back it seems that I now have a similar problem with the “F#” key. When trying to play a low “E” or “F#” (and sometime “G”) it … Continue reading

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A Fix


After a quick dash into Allegro  this morning, I have my A key fixed, I can now blow a smooth tone. I took my sax into the shop, the guy that does the repairs was there working on another repair, … Continue reading

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Found the problem with A


I was beginning to get really worried about my ability to blow a good note, I had seemed to made some good progress so far with the notes I had learned except for A. So looking more closely at the … Continue reading

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Good Sax or Bad Sax?


When I made the decision to learn the sax, I did some research on the web to see what was a good sax, what was a bad sax and what should I be paying for a sax to learn on? … Continue reading

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Found a Teacher, First Lesson Free


Well now I have a saxophone, what I really need is some lessons. After looking up a number of directories on the web, and a list that was given to my by the owner of the shop where I have … Continue reading

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