How to play Uptown Funk on Saxophone

On this page, we'll be learning how to play Uptown Funk by Mark Ronson & Bruno Mars on Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone or Soprano Saxophone!

Uptown Funk was written and produced by Mark Ronson, with vocals by Bruno Mars, and appeared on Ronson's 2015 album Uptown Special. A love letter to 80s funk music, the song topped the Billboard Hot 100 for 14 weeks, while the music video has received over 4 billion views to date. Ronson and Mars worked on the song in bits and pieces while Mars was touring around the United States. Since its release, Uptown Funk has been the subject of several copyright lawsuits leading to various people being given co-writing credits.

Fingering

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

Saxophone fingering diagram

Watch the Tutorial

Ready? Watch our free saxophone tutorial for Uptown Funk below!

Tip: You can make the video faster or slower using YouTube's Playback Speed controls.

Like the tutorial? Leave us a like or comment on YouTube. We release new tutorials every week so make sure you Subscribe to keep up to date.