Jazz Saxophone

Your guide to everything saxophone-related, from equipment and gear, to players and their recordings

Sax Players

When it comes to jazz, the saxophone is perhaps the most famous musical instrument there is!

In this section, you’ll find articles curated by a group of jazz¬†musicians around the world which aim to highlight the music and the stories of both the jazz saxophone greats and the giants of the modern scene.

We hope you’ll discover (or at least rediscover) some great music through these posts and stay tuned for more which are being published each week!

 

10 Great Modern Jazz Saxophone Players

10 Great Modern Jazz Saxophone Players

Michael Brecker – The Career of a Jazz Saxophone Great

Michael Brecker – The Career of a Jazz Saxophone Great

Alto Saxophone: 10 of the Best Charlie Parker Albums of All Time

Alto Saxophone: 10 of the Best Charlie Parker Albums of All Time

Stan Getz | 10 Essential Albums from the Tenor Sax Great

Stan Getz | 10 Essential Albums from the Tenor Sax Great

Art Pepper | 10 Great Albums From the Alto Saxophone Legend

Art Pepper | 10 Great Albums From the Alto Saxophone Legend

Saxophonist Mark Turner | 10 of his Best Albums

Saxophonist Mark Turner | 10 of his Best Albums

Saxophone Gear

Whether you’re a beginner saxophonist or have been playing for a long time, you’ll find articles in this section about the best saxophone brands around the world, jazz-focused mouthpieces and the reeds & accessories which will help you get the sound you’re looking for.

We also share reviews and guides Рwritten by professional musicians Рof recommended instruments from student level alto saxophones through to professional-level horns of all types. 

Got a question? Feel free to use the comments section at the end of any article.

Five of The Best Saxophone Neck Straps (2021 Guide)

Five of The Best Saxophone Neck Straps (2021 Guide)

Selmer Saxophones – A History In Jazz

Selmer Saxophones – A History In Jazz

What are the Best Saxophones for Jazz? (2021 Guide)

What are the Best Saxophones for Jazz? (2021 Guide)

Best Saxophone Reeds for Jazz

Best Saxophone Reeds for Jazz

Meyer Saxophone Mouthpieces [Guide]

Meyer Saxophone Mouthpieces [Guide]

Best Alto & Tenor Saxophone Mouthpieces for Jazz

Best Alto & Tenor Saxophone Mouthpieces for Jazz