690AVF Alto Saxophone – Vintage-Brushed

Designed for saxophonists of all ages and performance levels, the Jean Baptiste 690AVF Alto Saxophone is a fully-featured, step-up instrument that truly shines in a lead or ensemble setting.

The 690AVF features a newly designed neck for superb projection and intonation. This neck makes the 690 free-blowing and responsive, so a beginner can effortlessly produce notes and enjoy the instrument. Keyed to Eb, the 690AVF features a yellow brass body and improves upon our standard 290 series with upgrades such as fully-ribbed post construction for improved reliability and stainless steel pivot screws to prevent corrosion. In addition, its blued steel springs offer maximum durability and quick, comfortable action. The 690AVF is also beautifully engraved and has a vintage-brushed finish. The 690AVF is packaged with a protective case and an American-made mouthpiece. Every Jean Baptiste alto saxophone features high-quality Italian leather pads for a proper and lasting seal.

With key work and ergonomics that will feel comfortable in the hands of any player, regardless of age or size, the Jean Baptiste 690AVF is designed to advance your musical career.


  • Keyed to Eb
  • Yellow brass body
  • Ribbed post body construction
  • Yellow brass thumbrest
  • Mother of pearl key touches
  • Blued steel springs
  • Italian leather pads
  • Stainless steel pivot screws
  • Deluxe engraving
  • Vintage-brushed finish
  • Includes case and American-made mouthpiece

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