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Saxophone

25/02/2021
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The Most Iconic Saxophone Players Of All Time

There is no denial that the saxophone has a rich history. Being invented back in 1846 by Adolfe Sax, this wonderful instrument has continued to bring life to entire waves of musical movements and inspired generations of pioneering musicians. That is why at Millers, we are celebrating some of our favourite saxophone players throughout history! There is no denial that the saxophone has a rich history. Being invented back in 1846 by Adolfe Sax, this wonderful instrument has continued to bring life to entire waves of musical movements and inspired generations... Read More

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Lockdown Stories: Dom Plays Sax

Over the past few months, we have been continuing to speak to figures all across the music industry to discover their stories, see how they have adapted and unveil how music has helped them throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. In this episode of our ‘Lockdown Stories’ series, we’re speaking to Dom (Dom Plays Sax), a successful saxophonist from Bedfordshire who can be found at countless weddings and venues across East Anglia. We caught up with Dom to see how he has been using this time to innovate and reconnect with his music, as... Read More

Music Matters with YolanDa Brown (YolanDa’s Band Jam)

Music education has become more vital than ever before, more and more children and adults are seeking ways to express themselves and harness the power of music as a way to help improve both their mental health and their wellbeing. One individual who has taken this to all new heights and is continuing to make music fun, accessible and exciting for children is YolanDa Brown. A two time MOBO Award winner and CBeebies, Radio 2 and Jazz FM presenter, YolanDa has been continuing to help schools, parents and children bring music into... Read More

24/02/2021

What Are The Different Types Of Saxophone?

When first delving into the world of the saxophone, many aspiring musicians are immediately met with a flood of questions: What type of saxophone do you want? What reeds do you want? What style of music do you want to play? With so many questions going on, it can be difficult for the beginner to even know where to start! That’s why we’ve broken down the different types of saxophone for you in an easy to follow guide to help you decide on what is going to be the right... Read More