John Packer JP041 Eb Alto Saxophone
An ideal starter instrument, The John Packer JP041 is free blowing and capable of playing all musical styles from Classical to Jazz with a full mellow sound. This student model is a favourite with beginners and first time players alike.
If you are starting out on your alto saxophone journey, the JP041 would be an ideal choice as it has been designed to take you through your lower grades and provide an introduction to saxophone playing. Even if you are not a beginner, the price makes this saxophone a viable option as a second instrument.
There are many features on the John Packer JP041 that are present on more professional models:
- Fully ribbed construction and double spine on B & C keys provides additional strength
- Underslung octave mechanism also improves instrument reliability
- High F# and Front F keys
- Floating plate design for the little finger (left hand) cluster
- Adjustable thumb rest allows a more natural and comfortable hand position
- Sling ring also provides the opportunity to make the instrument even lighter with the use of a provided sling or harness
All JP Instruments are covered by a comprehensive 2 year warranty against manufacturing defects. Please note this does not cover aesthetic or finish faults.
The JP041 is supplied in a pocketed case which can facilitate either a shoulder strap or backpack straps for ease of transportation along with a JP mouthpiece, cap, ligature, JP "Well slung" sling and reed.
- Model: JP041
- Key: Eb
- Material: Brass
- Keywork: Gold lacquer
- Mechanism: Full Keywork
- Finish: Lacquer
- Mouthpiece: JP
- Lyre Box: Yes