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Baffling your Mouthpiece yourself- by Tkipfer
An inexpensive way to get that jazz flair on your saxophone - add a baffle on your mouthpiece. You don't need expensive baffle training from internet​, there's a new way. Mouthpieces are expensive with the baffle​ molded in. I've seen ...
Selmer Mark VI and Mark VII production dates by azuka
Selmer Paris has done a sloppy job with its published serial number charts. Looking at the charts published in a number of reputable websites would have you believe that Selmer discontinued the Mark 6 in 1974, but this is not accurate. Mark 6 ...

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I hear the discussion about the problem of broken keys on Asian horns on a regular basis. However, I think this is a rare occurrence. And if I had an Asian horn (and I DO) and a key ...
by azuka - 23 hours ago
Yes, the horns that Beaugnier made for Olds are much better than the student AMBASSADOR moniker would indicate. However the prices for these have never risen to reflect the quality of the ...
by Average Joe - 1 day ago
Take some advice on the rebuild... Pay someone (PRO rebuilder) to put this fine horn into pro playing condition. Also, order kangaroo sax pads for a quiet well seating trouble free horn. ...
by Tkipfer - 1 day ago
This horn has no b flat key on it anywhere. Even mid and high b flat would have to be made with alt fingerings. How can anybody kick against experienced people who are trying to explain and ...
by Tkipfer - 1 day ago
tenor $1500 alto $1350 soprano $2500 baritone $4500 fair prices and a basic guide in USD.... really need photos and pad information,etc,etc.... cheers,philip
by secondhandsaxes - 1 day ago
Value depends greatly on playing condition and appearance. We are asked various versions of this question frequently. If you don't feel like uploading photos so that we can assess it ...
by azuka - 6 days ago
I can tell you that this was manufactured in 1936. This serial number falls somewhere close, I think, to the end of the range of numbers for what is generally referred to as 'Transitional' ...
by azuka - 6 days ago

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