The Artemis line of instruments are owned and made by Trevor James but are manufactured in China. This makes them more affordable. The still have the renowned Trevor James build quality and use old Trevor James designs. This means you get a good quality, nice sounding horn at a very accessible price tag.
A full sized alto saxophone with simplified keyword and a lighter playing weight, the Alphasax is designed specifically for smaller starters who cannot reach standard alto saxophone keys. It is a much better learning option than the soprano saxophone; the embouchure of a soprano can be difficult and damaging to younger players.