Langey Otto

Practical Tutor for the Saxophone

for: Saxophone


Item no.347733
Author/ComposerLangey Otto
EditorJohn Fitz Gerald
Scope132 pages
Publisher/ProducerBoosey & Hawkes
Producer No.BH 2400008
28.50 €
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Delivery time: 2–3 working days (Germany )
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First published in the 1930's and still going strong! Otto Langey's classic tutors include helpful diagrams and illustrations, fingering charts and many studies and examples from standard repertoire, as well as exercises in ornamentation and passage work for the more advanced player.


  • Rudiments of Music
  • Duration of Notes
  • Relative value of Notes
  • Bars, Rests and Dots
  • Triplets and Groups
  • Time or Measure
  • Saxophones
  • The mode of holding
  • The position of Mouthpiece
  • How to produce the tone
  • On taking breath
  • The Saxophone Family
  • A Diagram of the Eb Alto-Saxophone
  • The Chromatic scale
  • Tonal exercises
  • Exercises on fixed intervals
  • Exercise on mixed intervals
  • Scales and Exercises in every Key
  • Abbreviations
  • The three degrees of Staccato
  • A table of Shakes or Trills
  • Forty-eight Melodic Studies
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  • A Selection of popular Music
  • Four celebrated Solos