The Saxophone is an iconic instrument and one of the most well known and widely recognised wind instruments too. The Saxophone is often seen in blues and jazz bands, but is equally as popular in big bands and woodwind bands also. There are eight sizes of Saxophone in the Sax family, and if you're looking for a Tenor Saxophone, Dawkes can help you find the ideal instrument. A Tenor Sax is one of the middle-toned saxes, is pitched in B♭, compared to the Alto in E♭. Alto and Tenor Saxophones are amongst the most popular sizes played today, and we have a wide variety of these sizes on our website to choose from, in both new and used categories.
We have a large selection of Tenor Saxes in stock at Dawkes, so there will be a wide range of styles and brands to choose from. Some brands we can offer are; Windcraft, Yamaha, Yanagisawa, Keilwerth and Selmer.. The prices range from around £500 (for the best budget Tenor Saxophones) to £5000+ for more luxury brands. Whatever your budget is, buying your new instrument is an exciting moment, and we can help you find the perfect match for you. Our Tenor Saxophones are suitable for beginners, intermediates and experienced players - so whatever stage of your musical journey you're at - there will be an instrument for you. We know that choosing the right sax can help progress your musical passion, so if you need any advice or have any questions, please get in touch and let us know.
There have been many well known Tenor Sax players in the music industry, including; Lester Young, Stan Getz, Ben Webster, Coleman Hawkins and Dexter Gordon.
Our Tenor Saxes for sale on our website come in a variety of brands with a variety of eye-catching styles. If you want something that will make a statement, some of our instruments have beautifully designed features like metal choice or complimenting colours. You'll be able to see full details online about each Saxophone, and where possible our Dawkes experts have aimed to provide as much knowledge and history on the models. The history and facts about your instrument can make you connect with it even more, so we'd definitely recommend taking a read through the various descriptions available.
Remember, we also sell a wide range of saxophone accessories at Dawkes. You'll be able to purchase your case, reeds, and stand when you place your order, so be sure you have all the accessories you need when you make your big purchase. If you have any questions about which accessories will work best for your Tenor Sax, we can help.