....serving the worlds great saxophonists since 1996

  • Increase font size
  • Default font size
  • Decrease font size
Home Adolphe Sax Institute
Adolphe Sax Institute

We are in the process of building an archive of articles, both old and new, that deal with various aspects of the saxophone. Useful and accurate information is plentiful, but sometimes not easily accessible. Perhaps this archive will help. Please feel free to view these articles, but realize that all of them are copyrighted by their respective authors.

Some of these files are in Adobe PDF format.  You will need a recent version of the free Adobe Reader program to view these articles.

get adobe reader


Title Filter     Display # 
# Article Title Author Hits
1 A Guide to the Music of Lee Patrick Dr. Lee Patrick 5587
2 Saxophone Family Information Robert Haley 4369
3 Melody for the Mind Bill Hendrick 3567
4 Orchestral Saxophone Music Paul Cohen 3653
5 Alexander Glazunov: Concerto pour Saxophone Alto avec l’orchestre de cordes Sigurd Rascher 4189
6 The Saga of the F Alto Saxophone Paul Cohen 4110
7 The Improvisations of Paul Desmond Paul Cohen 2986
8 The Story of the Saxophone Sigurd Rascher 3444
9 The Secret Life of the Original 1949 Concerto of Ingolf Dahl Paul Cohen 2766
10 Sigurd Rascher Obituary - New York Times Robert Haley 2730
11 Erland von Koch Obituary Robert Haley 2934
12 Sigurd Rascher Obituary - L.A. Times Robert Haley 3513
13 Henry Brant Obituary Robert Haley 2884
14 Sigurd Rascher: A personal biography of a "saxophonist extraordinary" Frederic Swift 8524
15 A Musical Instrument of Modern Times Sigurd Rascher 8437
16 Sigurd Rascher Biographical Notes from press kit Robert Haley 4603
17 Once More - The Saxophone Sigurd Rascher 12271
18 Sigurd Rascher Biography Robert Haley 6636
19 What Stays with Me Dr. Lee Patrick 4378
20 Towards the Future with SMR... Dr. Lee Patrick 4509


Do you find it more satisfying to be a solo musician or part of an ensemble?