The Selmer LaVoix II story is about sound. Your sound.
Express yourself through a voice based on the great Selmer tradition. Selmer LaVoix II saxophones are fun to play because they sound great, respond even better, and play in tune. Period. No sonic stones, no huge bells, no zebra finishes. These saxophones are all horn - no hype.
These new soprano, alto, tenor and baritone models are capturing the interest of today's upcoming artists and delivering a modern French sound at an exceptional price. These new instruments incorporate the "right" features, resulting in instruments that are lighter in weight and deliver all the performance demanded by today's top players.
The acoustic response of Selmer LaVoix II saxophones is quick and fluid through all registers and the neck is specially designed with slight resistance. This combination provides for superior response, and teachers also prefer it for embouchure and air stream development. Key design is compact with professional spring tension for quicker facility. Other features include a traditional bell flare, high F# (G on soprano), mini-rib construction (except soprano), multiple adjusting screws, and treated leather pads.
The instruments feature Selmer USA mouthpieces that help to create an even tone, excellent response and steady intonation. New lighter weight cases thoroughly protect the instruments and offer excellent storage capacity.
Standard finish for alto and tenor is clear lacquer on yellow brass. Optional finishes include copper brass, black nickel plate with lacquer keys, and bright silver plate. The soprano and baritone models feature clear lacquer over rose brass, adding a warmer timbre always appreciated on the soprano and respected on the baritone. All models feature fine engraving on their bodies and bells.