How to Play Sledgehammer On The Saxophone

How To Play Sledgehammer by Peter Gabriel On The Saxophone.

What an awesome song from the late 1980’s !

Peter Gabriel – Sledgehammer – has got some great brass lines scattered throughout the song that are ripe for picking with our saxophones.

It is actually a half of a song, with a really long outro that presents a great opportunity for us to improvise and make some musical noise.  FYI – An “outro” is the opposite of an “intro”…. the “intro” is  the section at the start of a song, the “outro” is the section at the end of a song.

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How To Play Sledgehammer On The Saxophone

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