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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tenor_saxophone

The tenor saxophone is a medium-sized member of the saxophone family, a group of instruments invented by Adolphe Sax in the 1840s. The tenor and the alto ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saxophone

The saxophone is a family of woodwind instruments. Saxophones are usually made of brass ... The saxophone family was invented by the Belgian instrument maker .... Most commonly, however, the alto and tenor saxophones incorporate a  ...

dictionary.onmusic.org/terms/3516-tenor_saxophone

May 7, 2016 ... The tenor member of the family of wind instruments invented by Adolphe Sax in 1840. The tenor saxophone (tenor sax) is made of brass with a ...

www.tenorsaxophone.us/adolphe_sax_background.html

Adolphe Sax invented the Tenor Saxophone between 1841 and 1846. Read about Adolphe Sax's work, history and background to this new woodwind ...

www.allaboutjazz.com/tenor-saxophone-by-bob-bernotas.php

Sep 7, 2015 ... Invented in the early 1840s, the saxophone was a relative latecomer to music— and to jazz. But starting in the mid-1920s, with the rise of the big ...

www.thoughtco.com/history-of-the-saxophone-2456519

Nov 29, 2016 ... ... history, the saxophone was invented by Antoine-Joseph (Adolphe) Sax. ... F alto, B flat tenor, C tenor, E flat baritone, B flat bass, C bass, E flat ...

www.bighorn.co.uk/sax-history.html

The saxophone was invented for use in both orchestras and concert bands. ... A tenor sax neck is more like a swan neck with a distinctive curve. A tenor horn ...

tamingthesaxophone.com/saxophone-history

Then in 1846 Sax invented the instrument which bears his name. He made a quartet of instruments, the soprano, alto, tenor and baritone, adding four new ...

www.angelfire.com/ga/sax99/history.html

It was invented by and named for Antoine-Joseph (Adolphe) Sax. ... F sopranino, B flat soprano, C soprano, E flat alto, F alto, B flat tenor, C tenor, E flat baritone, ...

www.madehow.com/Volume-6/Saxophone.html

In fact, no one person can be said to have invented common instruments like ... Smaller saxophones such as the alto and tenor were created a short time later.