Written on: 25/08/2011
I've been playing this saxophone for quite a while. i got it when im an intrermediate level. i thought it sucks because jupiter is mostly for student models or beginners. im a student by the way. i look for reviews about this saxophone all the time just to c if its gd. then i realized tht it doesnt matter. it matters to ur skills. of course u need a gd saxophone and jupiter is an acceptable one if ur a student like 12-17. but if ur professinal, i suggest a selmer or yamaha one. over all i... (read more)
Written on: 06/05/2011
i got this sax a year ago. overall the sonud and key is still very good. however the sliver look... sigh.. once it start rusting is impositble to clean. the silver planing started to turn yellow/goldish, if you don't clean it the rust will get into the sax and u can't.
come let be true to ourself. the only reason we pick this sax is because of it sexy look..... if we but that aside there are MANY other sax that work better for teh same price.
when i saw it rusting my hart was bleeding (read more)
Written on: 06/02/2010
Good sound and intonation for a cheap instrument. Seems technically fairly robust, although the neck octave key seems a little flimsy (I've had more than one pupil manage to bend it, causing problems in second octave). (read more)
Written on: 02/04/2009
Both my children started on this Jupiter 565 GL alto sax. and found it very good. We did however upgrade the mouthpiece which produced a better sound.
Written on: 06/11/2004 by severussnape98 (3 reviews written)
Jupiter 565 GL alto - Mine looks good as I bought it brand new, but I think sometimes the authenticity of the older ones is more apparent. (read more)
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