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Library Research Guides

Woodwind Resources

This is a guide to locating information and materials related to woodwind instruments in the Music Library.

Repertoire Guides & Other General Works

Gee, Harry R. Saxophone Soloists and Their Music, 1844-1985: An Annotated Bibliography.
Z 6814 .S27 G32

Haug, Hermann. Bibliography and Discography on Music for Solo Wind Instruments and Orchestra.
Reference: ML 128 .W5 H381 2004 v.2

Londeix, Jean-Marie. A Comprehensive Guide to the Saxophone Repertoire, 1844-2003 = Répertoire universel de musique pour saxophone, 1844-2003.
Reference: ML 128 .S247 L631 2003

Schleuter, Stanley L. Saxophone Recital Music: A Discography.
Reference: ML 156.4 .S3 S341 1993

Saxophone Instruction & Study

Ely, Mark C., and Amy E. Van Deuren. Wind Talk for Woodwinds: A Practical Guide to Understanding and Teaching Woodwind Instruments.
MT 339.5 .E49 2009

Griswold, H. Gene. Teaching Woodwinds.
MT 339.5 .G75 2008

Heavner, Tracy Lee. Saxophone Secrets: 60 Performance Strategies for the Advanced Saxophonist.
MT 500 .H43 2013

Londeix, Jean-Marie. Playing the Saxophone: Method For All Saxophones.
MT 502 .L853

Londeix, Jean-Marie. Hello! Mr. Sax, ou, Paramètres du saxophone = Hello! Mr. Sax, or, Parameters of the Saxophone.
MT 500 .L85 2004

Teal, Larry. The Art of Saxophone Playing.
MT 500 .T25

Saxophonists

Rousseau, Eugene. Marcel Mule, His Life and the Saxophone.
ML 419 .M95 R86

Umble, James C. Jean-Marie Londeix: Master of the Modern Saxophone.
ML 419 .L65 U52 2000

Saxophone History

Harvey, Paul. Saxophone.
ML 975 .H37 1995

Ingham, Richard, ed. The Cambridge Companion to the Saxophone.
ML 975 .C361 1998

Kool, Jaap. Das Saxophon.
ML 975 .K713 1987

Raumberger, Claus, and Karl Ventzke. "Saxophone." In The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians.
Reference: ML 100 .N53 2001
also available electronically: "Saxophone" in Grove Music Online

Segell, Michael. The Devil's Horn: The Story of the Saxophone, From Noisy Novelty to the King of Cool.
ML 975 .S441 2005