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Saxophone Manual: The Step-By-Step Guide to Set-Up, Care and Maintenance

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Synopsis:

The saxophone is arguably the most iconic of all instruments, but with its graceful form and soulful tone it’s easy to forget that it’s still a machine. It’s a complicated machine, too, and even a slight fault in the mechanism can affect the way it feels and plays. This innovative manual explains clearly and simply how the mechanism functions and what can be done to maintain it, as well as to improve its performance with professional set-up techniques, with few or no specialist tools. This manual is essential reading for everyone who plays the saxophone.

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Stephen Howard has been a professional repairer for over 30 years, and a player for even longer. He has an international reputation for his down-to-earth approach that cuts through the myth and jargon and gets straight to the point in an informal and engaging style.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781844256389
Subtitle:
Choosing, Setting Up and Maintaining a Saxophone
Author:
Howard, Stephen
Publisher:
Haynes Publishing UK
Subject:
Musical Instruments - Brass
Subject:
Saxophone
Subject:
Music-Books on Woodwinds and Brass
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Publication Date:
20100215
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
500 color ill
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 x 0.75 in 1.69 lb

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The saxophone is arguably the most iconic of all instruments, but with its graceful form and soulful tone it’s easy to forget that it’s still a machine. It’s a complicated machine, too, and even a slight fault in the mechanism can affect the way it feels and plays. This innovative manual explains clearly and simply how the mechanism functions and what can be done to maintain it, as well as to improve its performance with professional set-up techniques, with few or no specialist tools. This manual is essential reading for everyone who plays the saxophone.
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