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you want some online saxophone info? Well, here it is, in the form
of historical facts. The patent for the saxophone came in the year
1946, courtesy of Adolphe Sax (1814-1894). Here are the various
members of the saxophone family: sopranino in Eb, soprano in Bb,
alto in Eb, tenor in Bb, baritone in Eb, bass in Bb, contrabass
in Eb and subcontrabass in Bb. Wow! That’s a big family!
really blend well with either brass or woodwind instruments. The
1930s saw this instrument’s popularity soar in jazz bands.
Presently, the most popular models are the Eb alto and the Bb tenor
have been featured and showcased with orchestra by many composers
Milhaud and Villa-lobos. They were also staples in the big bands
of Duke Ellington and Glenn Miller.
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