How To Play Frere Jacques On The Saxophone

How To Play Frere Jacques On Saxophone.  How To Play Frere Jacques On Alto Saxophone.

Frere Jacques is a traditional French song often sung as a nursery rhyme to young children.

Having said that, it is an excellent place to start you off on your saxophone journey, no matter how old you are !

Sometimes known as “I Hear Thunder”, the melody remains a well known favourite.

It can be played as a “round” – the same melody and the same song, but two people can play it where one person starts and then the next person starts a little (2 bars) later.  Rounds are quite a nice musical effect.

So, go and get your beret and lets get into learning how to play Frere Jacques on the saxophone.

This lesson and video showing how to play Frere Jacques on the alto saxophone is an edited and condensed version.

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Frere Jacques Saxophone

How to play Frere Jacques on the Saxophone

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