How To Play The Sax

How To Play The Sax

Have Fun.  Play Saxophone.  Be Awesome.  Repeat.

Even if you have never played before, I can help you learn how to play the sax, either in person or inside our Members Area.

Stop struggling and start playing saxophone today.

Your favourite classic rock and soul songs – YOU are never too old to learn.

Here at How To Play The Sax we cater for all beginner saxophone players – especially those who are old enough to know that most of the best songs were written in the 1960’s, 1970’s and 1980’s.


Online Saxophone Lessons Membership

Save Time. Save Money. Save Travelling. Save Effort. Play the classic rock and soul songs that YOU want to play, quickly and easily.

Learn saxophone when and where it suits YOU.

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Tailor Made Lessons Just For You.

My name is Matthew – and I want you to enjoy your music.

Rock, Soul, Funk, Blues, Country – Let’s play it together !

Want to learn a particular song ?  Make a request in our Members Only Forums !

Learning to “play by ear” is just as important as “reading the notes”.

We do very little music theory and HEAPS of playing great songs that you know and love.


Most of the online saxophone lessons inside our Members Area are classic rock and soul songs.  And we are adding more every week !


Awesome Saxophone Lessons

Life is too short to play bad songs on your saxophone.  Here we concentrate on quick wins – getting you up to speed to play the GREAT SONGS that you want to play.  Each of our individual saxophone lessons videos run for between 5 and 25 minutes.  No complicated jazz or classical theory – just playing the rock, soul, funk and blues songs that YOU want to play.

Beginners Welcome

Let your musical journey begin – starting with a saxophone !  Never played an instrument before ?  No problem.  We will make it a priority to have fun with your or your child’s saxophone lessons using aural training (playing by ear), suitable backing tracks and great classic rock, soul, funk and blues songs.  Log in any time you like and watch and learn how to play the sax !  Let’s play the kind of music YOU want to play !

Flexible and Affordable Saxophone Lessons

Our Saxophone Lessons Membership options allow you learn how to play the saxophone when and where it suits you.  As a member, you get more than a months worth of saxophone lessons for less than half the price of a regular in person one-on-one lesson – and you don’t have to travel anywhere !  Join our Saxophone Lessons Membership Program and learn how to play the saxophone where-ever and when-ever you like !

Music lessons – and in particular, saxophone lessons – should be fun !

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From My Students

Anyone can learn How To Play The Sax.

“Matthew helps me and makes playing my saxophone fun.  We are playing music together and I’m learning how to play MY music by ear and put my own style into it. ”


11 - Grade 5 Student

“I get to play the songs that I want to play.”


10 - Grade 4 Student

“I am learning how to play my saxophone with confidence.  There is no such thing as a wrong note !”


16 - Year 10 Student

“I played saxophone back in high school and now have picked it up again after a 45 year break.  Matthew breaks down the songs into simple sections and makes it easy to learn.  I’m having a great time playing again !”


59 - Old Enough To Know Better

Let’s Learn how to play the sax together.

…and learn how to play the saxophone when-ever and where-ever you would like.  Log in and play saxophone right now.

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