TJ 'Horn' Alto Saxophone
The original is back and enhanced for the 21st century.
Debuting in 2019 and inspired by the original, award-winning TJ ‘Horn’ sax design from the late 1980s and early 90's, this saxophone has been thoughtfully engineered for enhanced ergonomics.
Beyond helping you cultivate your distinct sound, it's designed to kindle your curiosity, urging you to delve deeper into the instrument's possibilities.
Adhering to our unwavering commitment to quality design and manufacturing, this saxophone is crafted from premium materials and undergoes a meticulous quality assurance process at our technical workshops in Lenham (U.K), overseen by our dedicated team of technicians. From there, it travels through our global network of TJ instrument distributors, ultimately reaching your local music dealer.
If you've ever contemplated learning the saxophone but felt unsure about where to begin, this saxophone is your ideal starting point. With exceptional intonation and robust construction, you'll soon find yourself mastering some of the most iconic tunes with remarkable ease.
- Smooth action – Close key work design for ease of handling
- Free blowing - Supports the player’s air flow when playing, essential for students
- Reliable and robust – Built on the ribbed construction that allows superb durability without adding too much additional weight
- An excellent starter instrument for new players
- Key: E-flat
- Range: Bb3 to F#5 (Concert Pitch: Db3 to A5)
- Thumb Rests: Plastic upper, metal adjustable lower – So your hand can fit comfortably
- Springs: Blue steel needle springs – Allowing for a smoother action
- Touch pieces: Plastic
- Pads: Leather
- Reflectors: Metal – Allowing for a clear, brighter response and easier air flow throughout the instrument
- Engraving: Floral on the bell
- Mouthpiece: TJ Plastic Mouthpiece – Great starter mouthpiece to get you going
- Ligature: Metal 2-Screw – Best starter ligature, holding the reed on tightly to the mouthpiece. Complete with a cap.
- Accessories: Reeds, Comfortable Neck Sling, Polishing Cloth
- Case: Rectangular padded deluxe case with backpack straps, side pocket and side strap
- Weight: 2.44 kg