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About Yamaha Alto Saxophone

Charlie Parker made this instrument sing like an angel, and nothing sets a song alive like a smooth solo from this member of the woodwind family. A Yamaha alto saxophone is a great choice whether you are a beginner looking to follow in the footsteps of some of your favorite musicians, or a professional that needs a versatile instrument to add to their collection. Known for their accurate intonation and quick response, Yamaha saxophones are made from brass, and can also feature silver-, gold-, and nickel-plated keys. These saxophones come in several versions, with models appealing to different players depending on skill level. Although often associated with jazz music, the alto saxophone also has a large classical repertoire, and appeals to a wide range of players. Browse the large inventory on eBay to find a Yamaha alto saxophone that creates beautiful music, and choose one that includes a hard-shell case to protect your instrument when traveling to and from practice and performances.