In the process of learning saxophone, having a good hand experience is very helpful for saxophone learning. This is because the comfort of your hand determines how fast you can practice and how much you like to play. A comfortable saxophone make you relaxed overall. People are completely different when they are relaxed or stressed.
It has been a long time since we discussed the difference between classical saxophone and jazz. Many people believe that classical music is the foundation, and if the foundation is not good, we should not say jazz. For the moment, we should not pursue the right and wrong of this. That is to say, without