mc asked in Entertainment & MusicMusicJazz · 9 months ago

New tenor sax notes below middle G warble when in tune, if I wanna hit low notes I have to push my mouthpiece in and it’ll be outta tune?

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  • 9 months ago

    Have your teacher check for leaks in all pads; leaks are cumulative, so the leak might not be near the bad notes. Check the pad of the octave key, too! Then- check everything from the neck up - corks, mouthpiece and reed suitability for you. From your question, could be anywhere - but I suspect neck/mouthpiece/reed/ligature.

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