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by lenny s
(5 posts)
10 years ago

Alto or Tenor

I am looking at taking up the sax again, however last time I played one was 15 years ago when i left school. I would like to buy one but not sure where to start. I played Alto in school, Should I stick to this??? Your advice would be appreciated..

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  1. by connsaxman_jim
    (2336 posts)

    10 years ago

    Re: Alto or Tenor

    I would try a tenor and see what you think. I play both, and I think tenor is a little easier to play. The emboucher is more forgiving on a tenor than an alto, and I think that most tenors generally have a better intonation.

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