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Author Weiss, Marcus, author.

Title The techniques of saxophone playing = Die Spieltechnik des Saxophons / Marcus Weiss, Giorgio Netti.

Imprint Kassel ; New York : Bärenreiter, ©2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    788.7193 WEI    Coming Soon
Description 192 pages : illustrations, music ; 30 cm
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Note Guide to contemporary saxophone technique; includes instructions and fingering diagrams for microtones, multiphonics, and other extended techniques.
Contents Preface -- I. Introduction. Foreword - Pitch notation - Accidentals - Recorded examples -- Single tones. Microtones - Eighth-tone scales - Altissimo register - Timbral fingerings -- Multiphonics. Basics - Fingering charts for multiphonics - The performance of multiphonics -- Performance techniques. Preliminary note - Articulation. Slap ; Alla tromba - trumpet embouchure ; Tongue ram ; Flutter tongue (frullato) ; Smorzato - Sound and embouchure. Air - tone ; Subtone - Teeth on reed - Trills and tremoli - Harmonics - Glissandi - Key percussion - Singing and playing -- Appendices. Musical examples - Recorded examples (track index) -- About the authors.
Language Parallel English and German text.
Subject Saxophone -- Instruction and study.
Saxophone -- Multiphonics.
Added Author Netti, Giorgio, author.
Added Title Spieltechnik des Saxophons
ISBN 9783761821145

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