Grammy nominated Saxophonist, Ben Wendel, has just launched his very own Masterclass Series. Offering three different and distinct course options, there is something for everyone. Here at Woodwind & Brasswind, we are excited to give you a sneak peak into some of the amazing content you’ll get through this series.
Learn from a pro! But, what if I'm not a pro yet? What if I'm not even a saxophonist? Not a problem! Any and all musicians can take advantage of these courses.
This course series is for any and all musicians, not just saxophonists! With nearly three hours of videos, it covers every aspect of how Ben works on music, including an interactive Q&A section. Learn More.
This course is for saxophone players! With nearly 5 hours of videos, it covers every little aspect Ben has ever worked on. As a bonus, he also includes videos discussing his favorite gear and mouthpieces, along with an interactive Q&A section. Learn More.
This course is all about how Ben composes, including tips and techniques that have helped him over the years. He also discusses his own compositional process and shows you how he wrote some of his own pieces. Learn More.
What will you get?
These courses are a must for beginners and pros alike. Build your technique with Ben's practice tips and strategies, or maybe increase your skillset by exploring the world of effects pedals for horn players. Check out these great mini-lessons for a taste of what you'll get.
Ben Wendel demonstrates how to get better technique with your horn.
Effects for the Sax Player
Ben Wendel shows how to use different effects pedals with your horn.
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About Ben Wendel
Grammy nominated saxophonist Ben Wendel was born in Vancouver, Canada and raised in Los Angeles. Currently living in Brooklyn, NY, he has enjoyed a varied career as a performer, composer and producer. Performing, touring, and/or recording with artists such as Antonio Sanchez, Moonchild, Louis Cole, Snoop Dogg, the artist formerly known as Prince, and many more. Ben is also an award-winning composer and a founding member of the Grammy nominated group Kneebody.
Throughout his career, Ben has been a part of several different music initiatives around the world, organizing concert series, producing and expanding performance opportunities for Jazz and Blues in Los Angeles, and his own projects. His critically acclaimed music video project The Seasons, inspired by Tchaikovsky’s works of the same name, was listed as one of the best releases of 2015 by the NY Times.
Ben is a former Adjunct Professor of Jazz Studies at USC and a current Adjunct at the New School in NYC. Educational outreach has been a constant in his career with over 250 masterclasses at various colleges, universities, high-schools and also previous work with the LA Philharmonic Artist Program.