Pads are made from European Goatskin with metal resonators. The saxophone has a removable bell for easy cleaning and service.
The springs are all blue steel. The horn is checked for intonation and with reeds from 1.5 to 5 strength. It comes with a polymer mouthpiece with a medium chamber similar to a 5 opening.The hand engraving is exquisite on the body and in the bell. The keys are covered in mother of pearl and absolutely beautiful. The brass is virgin and not recycled. It is infused with copper for deep resonance. The playability is equal to saxophones of far greater cost. One cannot go wrong with this beautiful instrument. It is delivered in an excellent and sturdy case.