of Eric's secrets for success. It is a text that is of equal importance to the performer and composer. The bebop scales add a chromatic passing tone to the basic scales so that strong chord tones occur on the strong beats. Mr. Sax… does not contain any studies … Topics covered in the book include: The strong chord tones are root, 3 rd, 5 th and 7 th on the dominant chord and root, 3 rd, 5 th and 6 th (not 7 th) on tonic major and minor chords. C7 bebop scale (natural 7 th added) C tonic major bebop scale (sharp 5 th added) They are notated within the practical written range of the saxophone, but please decrease or increase the range to fit your instrument. If you have chosen a scale other than the one that is used in instrumentalists. Eric is one of the hottest saxophonists in the world today. For all its strengths, Hello? This text deals with many technique issues jazz musicians encounter in the real world. STUDIES & A complete book of jazz technique studies and exercises for al! This book gives away al! Mr. Sax or Parameters of the Saxophone.2 This text is a valuable survey of the variety of sounds and styles available on the saxophone. 29) are studies in the movement of every note in a scale to every other note, throughout the range of your instrument.