How to play Careless Whisper on Alto Sax.

New saxophone lesson added into our Members Area – the captivating riff from the George Michael song “Careless Whisper”.

Like it or hate it, learning how to play Careless Whisper on alto sax is something that ALL saxophone students must do.  It’s an iconic song, a huge song and the Careless Whisper sax riff is just like eating your vegetables: it will do you good to learn it – and you might even enjoy it 🙂


How to play Careless Whisper on Alto Sax

Having the Careless Whisper sax line under your belt will make you a better saxophonist.

And that is what we are all about here at – helping YOU become a better sax player !


This song has also been requested by a few of our members and my one-on-one students.  Again, it didn’t take too much twisting of my arm to film this and add it to the growing list of available saxophone lessons for our members.

The sax line from Careless Whisper is not that hard.  Even if you’ve been playing your sax for less than a few months, then chances are extremely high that you will be able to schmaltz your way into the hearts of thousands of adoring Careless Whisper sax fans with relative ease !

I’ve broken it down into small bit-sized chunks to make it easier, plus given some tips on how to hit the high opening C# note at the start of the Careless Whisper sax riff on your alto saxophone.

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