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Sax familylocked

  • Philip Bate
  •  and Wally Horwood


Belgian family of wind instrument makers, of whom the second in line was probably the most remarkable innovator ever to enter the trade.

See also: Bass clarinet, §3: Mechanism; Bassoon, §4: Development of the modern bassoon; Clarinet, §II, 4(iii): The clarinet of Western art music: The Boehm clarinet...

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Journal of the Royal Musical Association
W. Waterhouse: The New Langwill Index: a Dictionary of Musical Wind-Instrument Makers and Inventors