Below are a few suggestions of learning materials for anyone looking for some inspiration…


This is the best beginner saxophone book that I have come across. It teaches all of the basics that are covered in more well-known methods, but it also uses good quality backing tracks (using these is an invaluable way to learn more quickly and have more fun doing it) and introduces musicians to improvisation.



“In order to improve, you must be doing a good amount of the following three things; solitary practice, playing with other people and listening.” - Dick Oatts