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Wayne Shorter performing in the East Room of the White House during the 20th anniversary of the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz on September 14, 2006.

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Saxophones come in a variety of sizes and types: like the soprano saxophone, the alto sax, tenor sax and the baritone sax. Considered to be newer than other musical instruments in terms of its music history, the saxophone was invented by Antoine-Joseph (Adolphe) Sax.

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Profile of the Saxophone
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