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We are in the process of building an archive of articles, both old and new, that deal with various aspects of the saxophone. Useful and accurate information is plentiful, but sometimes not easily accessible. Perhaps this archive will help. Please feel free to view these articles, but realize that all of them are copyrighted by their respective authors.

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# Article Title Author Hits
1 A Guide to the Music of Lee Patrick Dr. Lee Patrick 3897
2 Saxophone Family Information Robert Haley 3396
3 Melody for the Mind Bill Hendrick 2615
4 Orchestral Saxophone Music Paul Cohen 2641
5 Alexander Glazunov: Concerto pour Saxophone Alto avec l’orchestre de cordes Sigurd Rascher 3224
6 The Saga of the F Alto Saxophone Paul Cohen 2925
7 The Improvisations of Paul Desmond Paul Cohen 2134
8 The Story of the Saxophone Sigurd Rascher 2380
9 The Secret Life of the Original 1949 Concerto of Ingolf Dahl Paul Cohen 1975
10 Sigurd Rascher Obituary - New York Times Robert Haley 1902
11 Erland von Koch Obituary Robert Haley 1950
12 Sigurd Rascher Obituary - L.A. Times Robert Haley 2271
13 Henry Brant Obituary Robert Haley 1894
14 Sigurd Rascher: A personal biography of a "saxophonist extraordinary" Frederic Swift 7374
15 A Musical Instrument of Modern Times Sigurd Rascher 7115
16 Sigurd Rascher Biographical Notes from press kit Robert Haley 3693
17 Once More - The Saxophone Sigurd Rascher 10734
18 Sigurd Rascher Biography Robert Haley 5151
19 What Stays with Me Dr. Lee Patrick 3060
20 Towards the Future with SMR... Dr. Lee Patrick 3042


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