4 anecdotes about jazz and saxophone in Japan
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4 anecdotes about jazz and saxophone in Japan

Ever wondered how jazz and the saxophone scene differ across the globe? After a month in Japan, I've discovered some surprising and amusing quirks that set it apart from Europe and the U.S. Join me as I explore practicing sax at karaoke bars, spotting Syos in Gundam, and the charming personal touches at Tokyo's jazz clubs!
Mythical Jazz Duets
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Mythical Jazz Duets

Explore the magic of jazz through legendary duets featuring saxophones and/or clarinets that have shaped its rich history. From Bechet and Armstrong's groundbreaking collaborations to Coltrane and Dolphy's experimental masterpieces, learn about the music that continues to captivate audiences worldwide.
Another Syos in the Wall: Sax Gordon's Mural in Italy
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Another Syos in the Wall: Sax Gordon's Mural in Italy

Saxophonist Gordon Beadle, also known as 'Sax Gordon,' has been honored with a vibrant mural at the Porretta Soul Festival, showcasing his dynamic performance style and featuring his signature Syos mouthpiece. Read the article to discover the story behind this artistic tribute and Gordon's remarkable journey in the soul music scene.
The Sound of New Orleans: Explore Michael White's Legacy and New Mouthpiece
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The Sound of New Orleans: Explore Michael White's Legacy and New Mouthpiece

Unwind the story of Dr. Michael White, a legendary clarinetist who's not just playing New Orleans Jazz, he's safeguarding its future.
Two Syos artists in the Japanese Saxophone Magazine Sax World!
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Two Syos artists in the Japanese Saxophone Magazine Sax World!

I was so happy when I discovered the latest volume of the Japanese magazine specialized in saxophone, Sax World! Indeed, two Syos artists are featured in it! Discover who in this article.
Unlocking Your Musical Potential: The Art of Active Listening and Transcription
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Unlocking Your Musical Potential: The Art of Active Listening and Transcription

Unlock the secrets of musical mastery with jazz virtuoso Ryan Devlin as he shares his transformative approach to active listening, transcription, and improvisation. Dive into a world where every note counts and discover how to play what you hear with precision and flair. Join the journey of musical discovery and elevate your playing to new heights.
A One-Man Saxophone Section: Stéphane Colin Explores Syos on Every Horn
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A One-Man Saxophone Section: Stéphane Colin Explores Syos on Every Horn

Dive into the world of a phenomenal jazz saxophonist! Stéphane Colin, a multi-instrumentalist and educator, takes you on a musical journey, playing all parts of a big band arrangement – from soprano to baritone – and reveals his secret weapon: Syos mouthpieces. Watch his impressive performance and discover how he achieves his unique sound!
Celebrating 5 Years of Syos with Dan Forshaw!
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Celebrating 5 Years of Syos with Dan Forshaw!

Celebrating 5 years of rocking Syos mouthpieces, Dan Forshaw spills the tea on how we helped him conquer intonation, range, and ditch the mouthpiece struggle. Check out the vlog and see if Syos can unlock your musical potential too!
A Jazz Fan's Delight: Blue Giant Review
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A Jazz Fan's Delight: Blue Giant Review

I recently went to the cinema to see the film Blue Giant. Dive with me into this animated film that captures the passion and raw energy of music with stunning visuals and an impressive soundtrack.