"Designed for the alto saxophone learner. Pictures and text teach how to maintain the instrument, how to change and use reeds, finger and mouth positioning, and producing notes, scales, and songs. CD provided for listening and accompaniment. B/W photos."Absolute Beginners: Alto Saxophone: The Complete Picture Guide to Playing Alto Sax (Includes Play-along CD, Featuring Professional Backing Tracks), was published 1999 under ISBN 9780711974326 and ISBN 0711974322.