Alto Saxophones

Kessler & Sons Music carries a carefully selected variety of alto saxophones in our shop. There are so many brands and models and options available to the consumer that it can be very difficult to find the right alto sax. So we meticulously sift and sort through everything that the industry has to offer in order to offer our customers the absolutely best values and best alto saxophones on the market today! If you are having a hard time figuring out exactly which horn is right for your needs, give us a call and talk to one of our experts today!

Browse through our selection of alto saxophones by Performance Level.

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Student alto saxophones used to provide young players with low cost but usually also low performance saxophones. We instead look for student saxophones that offer younger players a great playing horn that they can truly grow with at a more affordable price. Featured in this category will be our Kessler Custom Performance Series which offers best in class value and performance!

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Step-Up (also called Intermediate) alto saxophones give players the next logical “step up” from a student saxophone. Many feature more professional inspired designs and features but are assembled in a manner that provides cost effectiveness.
For most players, especially when paired with a great mouthpiece & plenty of practice, a good step-up saxophone is more than they truly every need!

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Sadly, most of the industry uses the term “Professional” as a marketing term rather than a true indicator of quality. They do this to part you with more of your money.

So we scour the world to provide only the best of the best and we categorize a “Professional” saxophone based on its performance and its build quality. These saxophones are guaranteed to be only the BEST saxophones available on the market today!

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Alto Sax Accessories

Your mouthpiece is the MOST important piece of equipment.. in fact, it is MORE important than your saxophone in terms of tone, response and overall performance! We scour the world for the best mouthpieces for your and your sound!

Classical Alto Mouthpieces Versatile Alto Mouthpieces Jazz Alto Mouthpieces

After your mouthpiece, your neck has the most bearing on your saxophone’s performance. It dictates many aspects of your performance including intonation, response & altissimo!

Professional Alto Necks

Browse through our selection of alto saxophones by Brand Name.

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Kessler Custom Saxophones offer a full range of altos from student to top end professional! All of our altos are built around a professional bore and offer unparalleled performance and value!

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Antigua Winds is one of the best in the industry for providing Great performance at minimal cost. Their line of saxophones has matured into some of the most competitive products in the budget minded category. They offer instruments that give professional performance and quality of manufacturing at the same price as most companies’ student products. Take a look at Antigua and “Find the music in you!”

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Yanagisawa saxophones offers the world’s finest craftsmanship in professional saxophones! Handmade in Japan, they provide unrivaled value and performance!

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Official Selmer Paris Pro Shop

Handmade France, the Selmer Paris line of saxophones sets the standards for the term “Professional” in regards to saxophones!!

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Julius Keilwerth saxophones are made in Germany and possess one of the most unique sounds on the market. They have a tonal presence that is larger than any other manufacturer on the market.

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