How To Play Hot Cross Buns On The Alto Saxophone

When you first start playing, it is a fantastic first step to learn how to play Hot Cross Buns on the alto saxophone.

It is actually a fantastic first step to learn how to play Hot Cross Buns on the saxophone – any saxophone.  And indeed on any other musical instrument.

This old nursery rhyme is known to almost everyone in the entire world in space.  I’m sure Aliens from distant galaxies sing it to their alien children, just like we humans do.

Here is a simple and edited version of how to play Hot Cross Buns on the alto saxophone using your LEFT hand.

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Starting with the basics when you first begin learning how to play the saxophone makes life sooooooo much easier.  There is no point trying to run a marathon if you have not first learnt how to crawl !!

Yes, learning how to play hot cross buns on the alto saxophone is perhaps not the coolest, most amazing song experience on the planet.  I get that.  I fully understand.

However, crawling comes before walking, walking comes before running and running comes before flying !

I want to help you to fly.  I want to help you play the songs that YOU want to play on your saxophone.

In order to do that, we do need to start at the very beginning, because as a wise woman once sang, “…it’s a very good place to start…”

Here is another version of Hot Cross Buns for you to learn using your RIGHT hand.

How To Play Hot Cross Buns On The Saxophone

Please keep playing your saxophone 🙂



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