Saxtalk.com Chord Etude 1 - Key 1 of 12

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Chord Etude 1 is based on Major Seventh Chords, which are defined in MuseScore as follows:

  • Ct7 = C major seventh chord
  • Dt7 = D major seventh chord
  • so on and so forth

Chord Etude 1 moves the saxophonist through several major seventh chords in rapid succession. Here is the etude:

Saxtalk.com Major Seventh Chord Etude - Key 1 of 12 by Rex Djere

As always, we will use the Quantum Levels theory of saxophone practice:

Quantum Level (QL)SpeedBeats Per Minute
QL125%30 bpm
QL250%60 bpm
QL375%90 bpm
QL4100%120 bpm

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30 bpm:

Rex Djere · Saxtalk Chord Etude 1 - Key 1 of 12 - 30 bpm - backing track
Rex Djere · Saxtalk Chord Etude 1 - Key 1 of 12 - 30 bpm - FINAL track

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60 bpm:

Rex Djere · Saxtalk.com Chord Etude 1 - Key 1 of 12 - 60 bpm
Rex Djere · Saxtalk.com Chord Etude 1 - Key 1 of 12 - 60 bpm - Final Trck

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90 bpm

Rex Djere · Saxtalk.com Chord Etude 1 - Key 1 of 12 - 90 bpm - backing track
Rex Djere · Saxtalk.com Chord Etude 1 - Key 1 of 12 - 90 bpm - FINAL track

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120 bpm

Rex Djere · Saxtalk.com Chord Etude 1 - Key 1 of 12 - 12 bpm - backing track
Rex Djere · Saxtalk.com Chord Etude 1 - Key 1 of 12 - 12 bpm - FINAL track

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