The instrument was invented by–you guessed it–Adolphe Sax

The First Saxophone Was Made of Wood

The instrument was invented by–you guessed it–Adolphe Sax

Antoine-Joseph "Adolphe" Sax (6 November 1814 – c. 7 February 1894[1]) was a Belgian musical instrument designer and musician who played the flute and clarinet, and is best known for having invented the saxophone.

Belgian musician Adolphe Sax, born November invented the saxophone!

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Saxtromba sopran - Adolphe Sax - Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre

Saxtromba sopran - Adolphe Sax - Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre

Adolphe Sax, another famous Belgian, known for inventing the Saxophone, and many other musical instruments. He also played the flute and clarinet!

Adolphe Sax, another famous Belgian, known for inventing the Saxophone, and many other musical instruments. He also played the flute and clarinet!

Soprano saxophone in B-flat (Adolphe Sax, 1858)

Soprano saxophone in B-flat (Adolphe Sax,

Quartet of saxophones by Adolphe Sax, Paris - front: soprano; left: alto; middle: tenor; right: baritone.

Adolphe Sax instruments from the and beyond. Played the alto, tenor & bari . always wanted to try the soprano

Adolphe Sax - inventor of the saxophone

Adolphe Sax, the man who invented the saxophone in 1846

There’s no doubt that, if he were alive today, 19th-century Belgian instrument maker Adolphe Sax would be extremely surprised – and pleased, too, no doubt – at how the saxophone, which he invented and then patented back in 1846, has become universally popular, and was crucial in defining the sound of a 20th-century-born musical style called jazz. Its status as one of the genre’s most important instruments is undisputed; even the most cursory glance at the list of musicians hailed as the best…

There’s no doubt that, if he were alive today, 19th-century Belgian instrument maker Adolphe Sax would be extremely surprised – and pleased, too, no doubt – at how the saxophone, which he invented and then patented back in 1846, has become universally popular, and was crucial in defining the sound of a 20th-century-born musical style called jazz. Its status as one of the genre’s most important instruments is undisputed; even the most cursory glance at the list of musicians hailed as the best…

Bass saxhorn  Maker: Adolphe (Antoine Joseph) Sax (Belgian, Dinant, Belgium 1814–1894 Paris)  Date: 1863  Medium: Brass

Bass saxhorn Maker: Adolphe (Antoine Joseph) Sax (Belgian, Dinant, Belgium Paris) Date: 1863 Medium: Brass

six valve trumpet. One advantage of the six valve trumpet seen on the right was better intonation. This particular instrument was designed by Adolphe Sax, the inventor of the saxophone. However, besides having a different and more challenging fingering system, the added weight of this horn was also an issue.

Bb Trumpet Fingering Chart and Overtone Series

six valve trumpet. One advantage of the six valve trumpet seen on the right was better intonation. This particular instrument was designed by Adolphe Sax, the inventor of the saxophone. However, besides having a different and more challenging fingering system, the added weight of this horn was also an issue.

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