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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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1 A Guide to the Music of Lee Patrick Dr. Lee Patrick 7710
2 Saxophone Family Information Robert Haley 5484
3 Melody for the Mind Bill Hendrick 4615
4 Orchestral Saxophone Music Paul Cohen 4885
5 Alexander Glazunov: Concerto pour Saxophone Alto avec l’orchestre de cordes Sigurd Rascher 5199
6 The Saga of the F Alto Saxophone Paul Cohen 5548
7 The Improvisations of Paul Desmond Paul Cohen 4000
8 The Story of the Saxophone Sigurd Rascher 4634
9 The Secret Life of the Original 1949 Concerto of Ingolf Dahl Paul Cohen 3748
10 Sigurd Rascher Obituary - New York Times Robert Haley 3714
11 Erland von Koch Obituary Robert Haley 3979
12 Sigurd Rascher Obituary - L.A. Times Robert Haley 4825
13 Henry Brant Obituary Robert Haley 3885
14 Sigurd Rascher: A personal biography of a "saxophonist extraordinary" Frederic Swift 9617
15 A Musical Instrument of Modern Times Sigurd Rascher 10091
16 Sigurd Rascher Biographical Notes from press kit Robert Haley 5801
17 Once More - The Saxophone Sigurd Rascher 14400
18 Sigurd Rascher Biography Robert Haley 8530
19 What Stays with Me Dr. Lee Patrick 5653
20 Towards the Future with SMR... Dr. Lee Patrick 5695


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