The Saxophone is my Voice

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If you play or repair saxophones, this book is an absolute must read. Ernest Ferron discusses saxophone in detail. This book is divided into three categories: How the saxophone functions Repairs - Adjustment and Harmonization 117 pages total with diagrams.
If you play or repair saxophones, this book is an absolute must read. Ernest Ferron discusses saxophone in detail. This book is divided into three categories:

I. How the saxophone functions:
-Sax's Parabola
-The Neck
-The Bow
-The Tone Holes
-The Bell
-The Mouthpiece
-Materials
-Projection
-Temperature and Tuning


II. Repairs
-Basic Tuning
-Handling Tools
-Dismantling the Saxophone
-Loose Keys
-Pivot Screws
-Hinge Keys
-Needle Springs
-Flat Springs
-Key Corks
-Neck Corks
-Padding
-Dent Repair
-Soldering
-Adjusting the Neck Socket


III. Adjustment and Harmonization
-Tuning Charts
-Tuning Defects
-Matching Octaves
-Low Register Response
-Response and Evenness
-Harmonization


117 pages with diagrams.