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I cannot believe how great this horn sounds! The teachers didn't necessarily want me to get this Chinese made sax and simply rent one, but rental was $84 a month, which I was not going to do. All in all, it has been described by some as 90% as good as a professional saxophone for a quarter of the price. I purchased this back on Aug 9 2016 from Amazon. The Glory saxophone brand does not seem to exist as a registered company, but rather seems to be a part of Amazons FBA program (Fulfillment by Amazon). Reviewed in the United States on September 5, 2017. The Glory Eb alto sax is advertised as ready to play from the box and even comes with a Glory reed inside the mouthpiece. Are Glory saxophones good teaching instruments? Get all latest content delivered a few times a month. It also struggles with the lower D# and C# notes, and many experienced players recommend replacing the mouthpiece with a 4C one from more established brands to get a louder and more consistent range of high and especially low tones. #10,083 in Musical Instruments, Stage & Studio (, Previous page of related Sponsored Products, Excellent choice for this price with decent sound for a starter, Bon produit pas cher un peu de temps à s’adapter mais je suis satisfaite. That was a mistake. The keys for the lower register B and B flat requires long and strong fingers. In that case, just let Amazon know and send it back and a new one will be shipped to you immediately. And then there’s the third option. So I intend to do a followup on this review in a year or two from now, and I will say how they held up under the abuse of my excitable students. Backpack straps are included. The design might be quite a bit heavier than the rest but it’s pretty compact and thus easily handled by adults and with enough practice even by children. Real Jazz/Funk Musician...Great Horn, Low Price. The B Flat Gold is the base model with gold lacquer and costs almost 50% more than the Glory alto saxophones. It’s all over the mechanism; the pad resonators, and all over the sax bell in a beautiful flower and flourish design. Additionally, participates in various other affiliate programs, and we sometimes get a commission through purchases made through our links. It weighs just under a pound more than the standard models which is likely due to it featuring higher quality metals in its construction. Dedicated professionals and amateur players often have their own hand-picked mouthpieces, but if you don’t my advice is a 4C mouthpiece from Yamaha or a similar. I am totally blown away at what I got for the price! Until then, I will bear my loss. Glory Alto Saxophone Mouthpiece Kit with Ligature,one reed and Plastic Cap-Gold. Do they work well as first instruments for children and young sax student beginners? The finish and design look great and will not erode over time. Not the greatest but a good deal for the price, Reviewed in the United States on September 21, 2015. I played sax in Jr. high & high school band & decided I wanted to take up sax again. The rest of the kit is the same as the other models, including the spare 10 2.5” reeds and cleaning kit. Your question may be answered by sellers, manufacturers, or customers who purchased this item, who are all part of the Amazon community. My son is in 6th grade and this was his first instrument for band class. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages that interest you. It’s still a great bargain. I bought 4 of these Glory Alto Saxophones recently for a band class I'm teaching this year for beginners at our small school in rural Alaska. I highly recommend you get the basic Glory Eb alto sax as seen in reviews if you’re buying a sax as a gift, getting one for your child or need to equip your classroom for new saxophone students. For now, I am enjoying learning how toplay and the sound is divine. I am a semi-pro musician. Each glory sax made by hand somewhere China, in factories that began specializing in such products in the recent decade. The glory professional e flat alto sax saxophone comes in 4 beautiful finishes including gold, silver and brass. I just got my Glory silver/gold keys E Flat Alto Saxophone in the mail today. The purchase is a complete waste of money. Reviewed in the United States on June 17, 2018. This is a trophy at best and a toy at worst. What if I already play the sax and just need a quick replacement or second instrument, should I buy a Glory saxophone? The mechanism is a bit non-standard, with some of the keys placed slightly to the side compared to most saxes, and some models have extra keys for high notes common with newer models. For more musical instruments and saxophone pictures go to this page. There Are About 10 Extra 2.5” Glory branded reeds included with every sax, a mouthpiece cover as well as a screwdriver and pincers. © 2008-2020,, Inc. or its affiliates, See Top 100 in Musical Instruments, Stage & Studio. I read all of the mixed reviews but with the cheap price & the beauty of the sax I bought one. No complaints at this price. Due to reasonable key layout and compact design, the saxophone can be easily played by both adult and children. Most models come in a variety of 12 unique and vivid color schemes. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Reviewed in the United States on December 14, 2016. It’s recommended you have a professional check your glory Eb alto sax and adjust each model in so it’s in tune, and if it breaks or wears down it’s simple to just buy a new one instead of paying for repairs. It is a good choice if you do not want spend too much money to buy professional. The mecanism to cover the hole on the neck is not perfectly aligned but does the job. If you aren’t sure which one suits you best, read my post about best saxophones in general! The almost identical E flat mode comes in a silver lacquer finish, a classic black, or a unique blue or purple lacquer finish. In that case, I suggest you replace the mouthpiece and ligature with ones from established brands, whichever you prefer. Crazy High Potential With The Right Adjustments. Obviously the most compelling feature is the price (relative to many student models that start near or over $1,000), but I was also drawn by the overall decent reviews. A Sax With Surprising Reviews. For the answers to all these questions, as well as others regarding the quality, durability and sound of Glory made saxophones just continue reading my review! It's just a pipe in the form of a trumpet. I know what you're thinking, "what kind of paid musician plays on this Chinese crap?" Unable to add item to Wish List. All have nicely added key height adjustment screws for easier tuning and a metal thumb rest. But considering it costs as much as repairs for a professional sax, you can just order a new one and have parts to spare for future maintenance if needed. There is a cleaning kit that contains a cleaning brush with rod and plug, cork grease, gloves, and a short manual. 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