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Rovner Eddie Daniels ligature setup

I have bought a rovner eddie daniels ligature for my jupiter artist series tenor. I use a selmer C* mouthpiece. This ligature…

10 years ago
by saxguy9345 (21 posts)

Aquiring that Take Five sound

Is it just me or does the sax(tenor I presume) in Drubeck's Take Five have an out of the ordanary funky whining sound? I pla…

10 years ago
by saxguy9345 (21 posts)

Soprano Sax

I am going to purchase a soprano (most likely not vintage) in the near future to play some jazz solos in my high school band,…

10 years ago
by chiamac (586 posts)

Limited Edition Reference 54's

I recently put a deposit on a reference 54 tenor in the dark lacqour finish only to find out it is going to look like the ref…

10 years ago
by golferguy675 (600 posts)

saxophone brands

does any one have a complete list of all sax brand names NEW and OLD. or were i can find this info at. Thanks

10 years ago
by permanize (5 posts)

Question??? low pitch horn

what is the difference between a horn designated as low pitch and a regular horn???

10 years ago
by sax_maniac (984 posts)

how do i bend a note?

hi... ive heard that clarinet's almost like saxophone since both uses reeds and the fingering's are almost alike... ive heard…

10 years ago
by golferguy675 (600 posts)

Where should I go to try new horns?

I'm looking to buy a professional grade alto... I live in Delaware and I already know that there isn't anywhere to go where I…

10 years ago
by barimachine (323 posts)

YAS-23

I have a Yamaha YAS-23 alto sax, bought new in about 1981 and now showing its age with a few scratches (but no dents) and a p…

10 years ago
by golferguy675 (600 posts)

teethmarks?

hi... just wondering.. after playing on my new sax for a while.. there seem to be teeth marks on it... issit supposed to be t…

10 years ago
by wesmiller (55 posts)

Ligatures

What's a good jazz ligature other than an Oleg? I've been using one for a long time, and I'm trying to find something differe…

10 years ago
by dmb_06 (3 posts)

From Alto to Tenor...

Hi guys I play tenor and I'm interested in playing alto. I got an alto but, the thing is that when I play the alto it sounds…

10 years ago
by golferguy675 (600 posts)

"Low Pitch Saxophone."

What is a so called, "Low Pitch saxophone?" It looks like a tenor to me.

10 years ago
by sax_maniac (984 posts)

Recording of me

I was just cleaning my room up and I found a recording of myself from a recital in december of 2001. I don't remember ever re…

10 years ago
by chiamac (586 posts)

opinions on grassi saxes...

i'm about to buy a grassi soprano from a friend. it plays really well....i like the whole feel it gives me...and its only $50…

10 years ago
by vintage-markVI (12 posts)

Rovner Eddie Daniels ligature setup

I have bought a rovner eddie daniels ligature for my jupiter artist series tenor. I use a selmer C* mouthpiece. This ligature…

10 years ago
by PIP (29 posts)

Looking for a bari in So Cal

I live in the sticks and can't find a bari to save my life!! I will be travelling between LA and San Luis Obispo in mid-Augus…

10 years ago
by rpeterka (1 post)

Yanagisawa ?

I recently came back to the sax after a 15 year layoff. I bought a pawnshop special and I would like to ask the help of the e…

10 years ago
by johnsonfromwisconsin (767 posts)

Yamaha 82z

What do u guys think of the yamaha 82z?

10 years ago
by Kitch22 (98 posts)

which is better

I'm thinking about buying a keilwerth sax. I want to know which is better, keilwerth ex 90 or sx 90 can you all pls reply me…

10 years ago
by Kitch22 (98 posts)

Looking for selmer alto neck and opinions on them

Hi, I am looking for a selmer alto neck for my 137XXX Mark VI alto, preferably an older Mark VI neck, but balanced or super…

10 years ago
by golferguy675 (600 posts)

has any one heard of a deura saxophone

i was wondering if any one knew anything about a deura tenor saxophone? looking at buying a saxophone. wondering about this o…

10 years ago
by saxgrobie (86 posts)

Large Chamber Bergs?

Has anyone played a Berg Larsen metal mpc with the larger #3 chamber? What does it compare to, soundwise? Does it take a lot…

10 years ago
by Marty (7 posts)

Yanagisawa 880 tenor

Could anyone tell me a bit about this saxophone, for playing jazz and funk/reggae/ska music Is it a good model ? How much wou…

10 years ago
by johnsonfromwisconsin (767 posts)

Ligature for alto sax EL7

I just purchased the EL7 just last week and needed some information on the best ligature for it.

10 years ago
by AnthonyB (1 post)
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