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McNeela Beginner Alto Saxophone Set

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McNeela Beginner Alto Saxophone Set

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Key Features

  • This item is in stock and available for next day dispatch
  • Alto Saxophone
  • Key of Eb
  • Lacquered brass with gold finish
  • Pearlescent keys
  • Smooth, rich, resonant tone
  • High F# auxiliary key
  • Tilting spatula keys: G#-Bb
  • Adjustable thumb rest
  • Lightweight construction
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Includes mouthpiece, reeds and case
  • Saxophone neck strap
  • Comes with quality protective soft case

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Product Description

Description

Product Description

McNeela Beginner Alto Saxophone Set

Bringing you top quality at an affordable price, the McNeela Beginner Alto Saxophone in Eb is a stylish, durable instrument that's ideal for beginners. Its traditional sleek good looks with gold lacquered finish are well matched by its smooth, clear, bright tone.

WHAT MAKES THIS SAXOPHONE SET SO GREAT?

  • Alto Saxophone
  • Key of Eb
  • Lacquered brass with gold finish
  • Pearlescent keys
  • Smooth, rich, resonant tone
  • Easy blowing design and response
  • High F# auxiliary key
  • Tilting spatula keys: G#-Bb
  • Adjustable thumb rest
  • Lightweight construction
  • Comfortable to hold
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Includes mouthpiece, reeds and case
  • Saxophone neck strap
  • Mouthpiece cap
  • Protective/polishing gloves
  • Cork grease
  • Cleaning cloth + brush
  • Includes pack of 10 cane reeds (2.5 reed strength)
  • Comes with quality protective soft case

Superior Sound

Hear the McNeela Beginner Alto Sax in action in the hands of world renowned Irish musician, Tara Breen:

Saxophone Buyer's Guide

Saxophone Buyer's Guide

More Details

More Details

Designed with ease of play in mind, the McNeela Beginner Alto Saxophone is a responsive instrument that offers a comfortable playing experience and easy blowing response. Its lightweight construction and smaller size make the alto sax the perfect choice for young musicians.

This quality saxophone comes as part of a set that includes everything you need to keep your instrument looking and sounding its best, including:

- A sturdy saxophone case to protect from unwanted knocks or bumps (perfect for storage and transport)
- A neck strap for added comfort and support (helpful for long bouts of playing and lengthy practice sessions)
- A protective mouthpiece cap that fits snugly over the mouthpiece to keep the tip and reed safe from damage, ensuring your instrument continues to sound its very best

We've also included a pack of 10 cane reeds (2.5 reed strength) to help you get started!

Everything You Need

Everything You Need

The McNeela Beginner Saxophone Set comes complete with a protective case, 10 reeds, mouthpiece cover, neck strap, cork grease, cleaning cloth and brush, polishing gloves, and even a digital tuner - everything you need to start making music straight away!

You're In Safe Hands With McNeela

You're In Safe Hands With McNeela

We know you want peace of mind when making a musical investment, that's why we offer a one year guarantee on our saxophones against any material defects. Beyond one year we will happily service your instrument for a nominal fee.

The alto saxophone is the solo instrument of choice for classical music, while the tenor saxophone is arguably the most popular solo instrument for jazz musicians.

The Difference Between Alto Saxophones & Tenor Saxophones:

The Difference Between Alto Saxophones & Tenor Saxophones:

The most obvious difference between the two instruments is their size. The alto sax is smaller and lighter than the tenor sax. As a result, the alto sax produces a higher, brighter sound, while the tenor saxophone has a deeper, more mellow tone:

  • Alto sax range: Alto saxophones are in the key of Eb. The range of the alto sax in concert pitch is Db3 to Ab5

  • Tenor sax range: Tenor saxophones are in the key of Bb. The range of the tenor sax in concert pitch is Ab2 to E5

Due to its smaller size, the alto saxophone is the perfect choice for young beginner musicians. It’s well suited for smaller hands, requiring less of a stretch for the fingers, and it’s also usually much more lightweight than its tenor counterpart, requiring less airflow.

Your Alto Sax Adventure Begins Here, Let Us Lead The Way:

Your Alto Sax Adventure Begins Here, Let Us Lead The Way:

The McNeela Beginner Alto Saxophone is the perfect instrument to help you get started on your musical journey. Designed with playability, durability and affordability in mind, it's guaranteed to help you play your first notes with confidence. This beginner friendly instrument facilitates maximum airflow with zero leakage, offering an even, balanced performance throughout all registers, and good intonation. With this alto sax in hand you'll see results in no time at all!
 
The instrument's smooth response and bright clear tone are well matched by its sleek gold lacquer finish. In addition to giving the saxophone its characteristic traditional good looks, the gold lacquer will protect the brass from surface corrosion, as well as minor scratches, ensuring your sax stays looking like new for as long as possible.

The McNeela Guarantee

We provide guarantee for any material defects or dissatisfaction. We prouduly offer a 1 year Guarantee* on the Beginner Alto Saxophone against any material defect arising from the product. We are quite comfortable with this knowing the quality that went into manufacturing process. Even beyond the one year , we will service the adaptor for a nominal cost.

Product Delivery

Ireland

Order placed before 12pm

Next day delivery

United Kingdom

Order placed before 12pm

Est. 5-7 days delivery

Europe

Order placed before 12pm

Est. 7 days delivery

USA

Order placed before 12pm

Est. 7-10 days delivery

Rest of world

Order placed before 12pm

Est. 10-14 days delivery

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When developing this concertina it was really put to the test. We had several trial sessions and received feedback from many concertina players.

Product Delivery

Ireland

Average Shipping Time Once Dispatched

Next day delivery

United Kingdom

Average Shipping Time Once Dispatched

Est. 5-7 days delivery

Europe

Average Shipping Time Once Dispatched

Est. 7 days delivery

USA

Average Shipping Time Once Dispatched

Est. 7-10 days delivery

Rest of world

Average Shipping Time Once Dispatched

Est. 10-14 days delivery

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