The Ravel student alto saxophone is an ideal choice for any student, with smooth action keys for easy playing and sturdy construction for durability. The tone is very rich and well-focused, suitable for all styles of music, from jazz to classical. The high F# key is an example of an advanced feature offered at a student level price. Quality construction and features have led many band directors, students, and individuals to make a Ravel saxophone their top choice. Ravel emphasizes quality while keeping prices affordable for everyone. RAS202 Specifications:
- Key of Eb
- Gold Lacquered brass finish with lacquered keys
- High F# key
- Italian leather pads with metal resonators
- USA Springs
- Ergonomic key shapes
- Tilting left hand table
- Adjustable thumb rest
- Ribbed construction
- Teardrop alternate F key
- Custom engraved bell
- Mouthpiece, cap and ligature
- Neck strap
- Cork grease
- Polishing cloth
- Pad saver
- Professional style case with case strap
Ravel Musical Instruments' passion is to inspire performance and playing passion among musicians, regardless of age. Ravel not only inspires musicians to play, but also offers high quality instruments with great tonal qualities and advanced features, affordable for all. Ravel Musical Instruments' company name pays homage to renowned French Impressionist composer, Maurice Ravel. Just as Ravel sought "tonal color and variety of sound and instrumentation" in his music, the Ravel brands group seeks tonal color and variety in its musical instrument offerings.
All Ravel Musical Instruments are hand crafted and undergo rigorous design and testing. Instruments are tested and re-tested both overseas and at Ravel's U.S. facility. Ravel believes strongly that pre-production design work and testing, in advance of actual production, helps assure and guarantee the quality and consistency demanded.
Backed by over 65 years in the music business, and staffed by real musicians and technicians, Ravel offers a one-year customer assurance warranty and product guarantee on each Ravel instrument. Complete information is available at http://www.ravelband.com/warranty.html.
Quality and Sound Value ... Ravel.