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Saxophone

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  1. a conical-bored transposing musical instrument considered a member of the woodwind family

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  2. commonly referred to simply as sax

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  3. are usually made of brass and are played with a single-reed mouthpiece similar to the clarinet

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  4. was invented by Adolphe Sax in 1841, and patented in 1846 in two groups of seven instruments each

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  5. Each series consisted of instruments of various sizes in alternating transposition

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