Practical Hints on Playing the Alto Saxophone (Alto Saxophone). Edited by Thom Proctor. For alto saxophone. Method/Instruction; Woodwind - Saxophone Method or Collection. Instructional. Instructional book. Instructional text, instructional photos and standard notation. 36 pages. Published by Alfred Music Publishing (AP.EL02706).
ISBN 0769226787. With instructional text, instructional photos and standard notation. Instructional. 9x12 inches.
Practical Hints is a unique and highly informative series developed to answer the many questions raised by the beginning student as well as the more advanced musician. Designed for individual use, the Practical Hints books cover such vital topics as care and maintenance, reeds and mouthpieces, playing position, embouchure, tuning, tonguing, tone quality, range, and practice methodology. Each book has been written by a nationally known instrumental specialist in collaboration with James D. Ployhar. Serving as a handy and informative guide, an appropriate Practical Hints book should be in every musician's library.