Recent Examples of saxophone from the Web
Cost of Living follows up Full Communism, the queer Latinx band’s explosive sophomore album, with lyrics that tackled themes like police brutality and white supremacy, layered on top of fast-churning, scrappy punk and rock saxophone melodies.
But every once in a while, somebody masters that craft to a degree that like — Bam! Coltrane just walked to the edge of the stage with his saxophone.
Music: Joe Shashaty saxophone music, 1-4 p.m., Pacific City main deck, 21010 PCH.
The band members are David Danforth on guitar and vocals, Brandon Bastin on lead guitar and vocals, Stephen Buttree on saxophone, flute, keyboard and vocals, Michael Walker on bass and Cisco Hughes on drums.
The view was somewhat different from the No. 1 spot occupied by Carrow’s classmate Daniel Buscaglia, who also played saxophone in several performance ensembles and volunteered in his town’s youth bureau.
The quartet, including electric guitar, trumpet, saxophone and drums, performs gospel music, according to event organizers.
As Solange sang, the ensemble of musicians who had been hidden from view emerged, playing trumpets and saxophones.
But over eight-and-one-half minutes an ensemble of saxophone, horn, harp, piano, violin, cello and bass guitar spun out a cortege charged by sudden interjections before building a head of steam and momentarily becoming driving.
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Origin and Etymology of saxophone
French, from Antoine Sax †1894 Belgian instrument maker + French -phone
First Known Use: 1851See Words from the same year
SAXOPHONE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of saxophone for English Language Learners
: a musical instrument that has a curved metal tube and that is played by blowing into a mouthpiece and pressing keys with your fingers
SAXOPHONE Defined for Kids
Definition of saxophone for Students
: a woodwind instrument usually in the form of a curved metal tube with keys used to change pitch and a mouthpiece with a single reed
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