Sax in pop music | Sax in Music Genres
Music

Sax in pop music | Sax in Music Genres

In genre of pop music, that is so vast and varied, where does the sax belong? Syos enlightens you about the saxophones role.
The sax mouthpiece protection pads
Gear

The sax mouthpiece protection pads

Pads are an essential accessory for saxophonists and they exist in various shapes and materials. But how to choose them and how to use them ? Syos tells you everything!
bobby keys saxophone mick jagger on stage rolling stones
Music

Saxophone in rock music | Sax in Music Genres

In which famous songs can we find saxophone solos, and who are the saxophonists in rock? Syos teaches you about the sax-rock romance!
Paul Desmond et Michael Brecker
Acoustics

From Desmond to Brecker: the brightness of the saxophone tone

It's all about brightness. When people describe saxophone tone, this word is always the most used. But what does this mean? How can we define brightness, and how to be sure that we all mean the same thing when we use this word? The acousticians investigate.
A woman holds a saxophone, overtones
Music

Saxophone sound practice #2: Overtones

This is the second saxophone exercice of the series Practice Your Own Sound by Sylvie. It focuses on the overtones, and will help you getting a richer tone and have greater accuracy in the high register.
music sheet
Music

How to work your scales efficiently

Working on scales can easily turn into a nightmare... it's long, it's hard to find satisfaction and to see progression... Sylvie explains her secrets to make the work more interesting and satisfying!
Freaks: behind the scenes of our scary offer!
Inside Syos

Freaks: behind the scenes of our scary offer!

Don't be afraid, come closer, discover how our Syos team put together its craziest and scariest offer to celebrate Halloween!
Alto saxophone mouthpiece and tenor saxophone mouthpiece by Syos
Gear

Why do saxophone mouthpieces have different lengths?

Two tenor sax mouthpieces can be of very different lengths. Do you know why? Read this scientific article on the Syos blog to find out the answer!
How to properly clean my saxophone mouthpiece ?
Gear

How to properly clean my saxophone mouthpiece ?

Washing machine? Vinegar? Hot or cold water? Saxophone mouthpiece maintenance will no longer be a mystery thanks to this article!