Category: Saxophone

Tenor and Baritone Saxophone Wallpaper 0

Tenor And Baritone Saxophone Wallpaper

Tenor and Baritone Saxophone Wallpaper The saxophone was developed in 1846 by Adolphe Sax, a Belgian-born instrument maker, flautist, and clarinetist working in Paris. While still working at his father’s instrument shop in Brussels,...

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Alto Saxophone Wallpaper

Alto Saxophone Wallpaper The saxophone was invented by the Belgian instrument maker Adolphe Sax in 1846. He wanted to create an instrument that would be the most powerful and vocal of the woodwinds, and...

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Saxophone Family Gallery Wallpaper

Saxophone Family Gallery Wallpaper The saxophone (also referred to as the sax) is a conical-bore transposing musical instrument that is a member of the woodwind family. Saxophones are usually made of brass and played...

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Alto Saxophone Picture Wallpaper

Alto Saxophone Picture Wallpaper Although the instruments transposed at either F or C have been considered “orchestral,” there is no evidence that Sax intended this. As only 3 percent of Sax’s surviving production were...

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Jupiter Alto Saxophone Wallpaper

Jupiter Alto Saxophone Wallpaper Having constructed saxophones in several sizes in the early 1840s, Sax applied for, and received, a 15-year patent for the instrument on June 28, 1846.  The patent encompassed 14 versions...

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Von Saxophone Music Rose Wallpaper

Von Saxophone Music Rose Wallpaper Instruments from the so-called “orchestral” series pitched in C and F never gained a foothold. Bill Clinton plays the saxophone he received as a gift from Boris Yeltsin at a...

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The Tenor Saxophone Wallpaper

The Tenor Saxophone Wallpaper Prior to his work on the saxophone, Sax made several improvements to the bass clarinet by improving its keywork and acoustics and extending its lower range. Sax was also a...

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Christmas Alto Saxophone Wallpaper

Christmas Alto Saxophone Wallpaper His experience with these two instruments allowed him to develop the skills and technologies needed to make the first saxophones. Adolphe Sax created an instrument with a single reed mouthpiece...

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Tenor Saxophone Wallpaper

Tenor Saxophone Wallpaper It is almost certain that Sax experimented to find the most suitable keys for these instruments, settling upon instruments alternating between E♭ and B♭ rather than those pitched in F and...