Pentatonic Foundation

The proven method for learning to play saxophone by ear. Join hundreds of other developing saxophone players who can now play songs by ear with no sheet music, and improvise solos that sound great.

Here's What You Get Inside

  • Downloadable PDF course guidebook for both Eb and Bb saxophones
  • Downloadable backing tracks for practicing course material
  • Audio example tracks of Jay demonstrating the songs and solos
  • Pentatonic Workout Lesson Series (8 videos)
  • Pentatonic Theory Lessons (2 videos)
  • Melodic Ear Training Lessons (2 videos)
  • Advanced Ear Training Lessons (3 videos)
  • Introduction to Improvisation Lessons (2 videos)
  • BONUS 1 - Access to the BetterSax forum where hundreds of saxophone students like yourself discuss and share their experiences
  • BONUS 2 - Access to the full PSBE (Play Sax By Ear) Course in the members area
  • BONUS 3 - Access to 4 bonus courses and their downloads:

30-day money back guarantee If you are dissatisfied with the course just let us know within 30 days and you’ll receive a prompt and hassle free refund.

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Pentatonic Foundation - $79

  • Full online course
  • Includes Eb and Bb versions
  • DVDs shipped worldwide add $15
  • One-time payment for lifetime access

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You should begin by watching these free videos and by signing up for my free Play Sax by Ear Crash Course. Once you have completed that material, you you will be ready to take my Pentatonic Foundation Course.

Yes! The videos can be viewed on any device as long as you are connected to the internet. They are streamed from a private server in High Definition and can be watched an unlimited number of times. The PDF downloads and MP3 tracks can be downloaded for offline use.

Yes! On the check out page you can add the DVD version to your order. For an additional $15, you will get 2 DVDs shipped to you just about anywhere in the world.

No. Once you are enrolled, you have lifetime access. There will be no recurring fees or renewal fees. Pay once, that’s it.

As soon as your purchase is completed you will receive a confirmation email. Please check junk and spam folders for this if you don’t see it right away. Add jay@bettersax.com to your contact list, to ensure delivery of all important emails.

Follow the instructions in this email to login to the BetterSax Members Area where you will find your courses waiting for you.

Yes. 30 days trial, 100% satisfaction guarantee.

If you don’t find that the Blues Foundation Course has helped you improve as a sax player, and learn how to improvise blues solos by ear, just send me a message and I’ll refund your entire purchase price no questions asked.

No, the Blues Foundation course is for all saxophones. There are demonstration videos and audio tracks performed on both alto and tenor. Everything can be played on any saxophone.

Absolutely yes! The lessons in this course apply to any instrument. Since the material is all taught in a way that you will be learning by ear, there are no transposition issues to worry about.