Saxophone in Lavender

8" x 8"
watercolor by Jamie Hansen

The saxophone is a woodwind instrument that was invented in the 1840s by Adolphe Sax. It has a distinctive, warm and rich sound, and is used in a wide range of musical styles, from classical to jazz and popular music. The saxophone is played with a single reed mouthpiece, and is known for its versatility and ability to play a wide range of pitches and dynamics.