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Monday, June 9, 2014

Music and Musicians, Saxophone Player by Joan Tavolott

There is a local bar here that has a big band play once a month. There are a lot of brass instruments in the band. My friend and I went last year to hear them. I did some sketches but seeing that they were done in a dark bar they were very minimal. I used one of the sketches as a reference for this and then looked at saxophone player images on line to try and get the lines of the instrument similar.


4 comments:

  1. Very nice saxophon player, Joan! Big band music is so enjoyable music.

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  2. Thanks, Sirkka. It was fun to sit in a crowded place filled with so many energetic musicians.

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  3. So well done. Nice that you take time to research your drawings! Excellent pose!

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    1. LOL The instrument in the original sketch barely resembled a sax. I definitely needed to research the shape. Thanks.

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