How to play the Star Wars theme on Saxophone

On this page, we'll be learning how to play the Star Wars theme on Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone or Soprano Saxophone!

Composed by John Williams, the Star Wars theme – also known as Luke's Theme and the Main Title Theme – is the main theme of the Star Wars series. This heroic fanfare plays over the opening titles of each Star Wars movie and also serves as a recuring theme or leitmotif associated with the character of Luke Skywalker. This iconic melody is one of at least fifty composed by Williams for the Star Wars movies.

In 2005, the Star Wars soundtrack was voted the most memorable of all time.


These are the keys on your saxophone you'll be using to play this song:

Saxophone fingering diagram

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Ready? Watch our free saxophone tutorial for the Star Wars theme below!

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