The sound was loud and discordant, like a hurricane, high notes and low notes mixing together in an mess that is audible. It had been as if a thousand booming foghorns were in a match that is shouting sirens. Unlike me, it was just a little abrasive and loud. I liked it. It had been completely unexpected and intensely fun to play.
Some instruments are made in order to make notes that are multiple like a piano.
A saxophone having said that doesn’t play chords but notes that are single one vibrating reed. However, I discovered you could play notes that are multiple on the saxophone. While practicing a concert D-flat scale, I messed up a fingering for a minimal B-flat, and my instrument produced a strange noise with two notes. Continue reading