The saxophone is another single-reed woodwind instrument that can be prominently seen in a symphony orchestra. This instrument has a rich history and through the years various types have been created, each varying in size and tone color. Generally, a student model alto saxophone is recommended for beginners. Here's a buying guide for those of you interested in the saxophone.
This Day in Music History: 1958 - Buddy Holly made his last major TV appearance, singing "It's So Easy" and "Heartbeat" on ABC's American Bandstand.
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