Handy pocket-sized reference book. Only 3.5" x 5.5" by Dave Liebman and Matt Vashlishan. This mini reference manual is a concise "all-in-one" primer for today's saxophonist and covers everything from how to hold the horn when putting it together to daily practice routines such as long tones, articulations, expressive devices, and overtones. It also includes some important insight into reeds, mouthpieces and other essential equipment. If you learn one thing from this book, it was well worth the price!
"One of the most inspiring musicians and educators of his generation, David Liebman, along with associate Matt Vashlishan, concisely distill a lifetime of information into an easy to use guide no saxophonist should be without." 72 pages. Published in 2006.