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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  ...

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 ...

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

Sep 7, 2015 ... Tenor Saxophone jazz article by Bob Bernotas, published on ... Invented in the early 1840s, the saxophone was a relative latecomer to ...

blog.oup.com/2014/04/10-facts-about-the-saxophone-and-its-players

Apr 29, 2014 ... Adolphe Sax moved to Paris in 1842 and registered his invention the ... The more moderately middle toned saxes are the Alto and Tenor, while ...

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, ...