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sax ser# 1119954C 138096L

seeking date information and value for this sax. Very extensive stencil. Looks like a Madri Gras mask and a person's face.…

1 year ago
by GFC (408 posts)

Orpheum De Luxe?

Wonder if anyone knows about this tenor sax. It calls itself an Orpheum De Luxe, and has "Made in Italy" stamped on it, with…

1 year ago
by Dwayneair (2 posts)

Help me ID Selmer Tenor

 

I have what I think is a Selmer sax.  But I have no idea what model this is.

Can anyone help m…

1 year ago
by saxgourmet (115 posts)

This Soprano Needs a New Home

I have what appears to be a Conn New Wonder Chu Berry model Soprano but I need to make sure before I place this for sale.&…

1 year ago
by GFC (408 posts)

Anyone out there playing a "The Martin" alto?

I put my 132xxx Mark VI down for "The Martin" a couple months ago-- I love the action and rich sound (I find it dark like the…

1 year ago
by Heintzman2007 (7 posts)

How can I find out more

I have a sax which has been in a cupboard for over 40 years.
According to the engraving on the front it is made by JR…

1 year ago
by Baldrick

York

Can anyone give some information on early model York saxophones. Real early ... Around the 3 digit serial number range. &n…

1 year ago
by rcotton

Buffet Crampon Paris Tenor Sax 1940s & Selmar Artist mouthpiece

I have a Buffet Crampon Paris, France tenor sax. I believe it is from the 1940s. The serial number is 18836.

I hav…

1 year ago
by GFC (408 posts)

Vintage Conn

I am trying to fiqure out exactly what I have and maybe what its worth. I looked at some of the other sites trying to fiqu…

1 year ago
by GFC (408 posts)

Jimmy Dorsey alto

A while back there was a discussion re: a Jimmy Dorsey Alto. My alto has 2 serial numbers; one on the bell and one on the…

1 year ago
by altodoubler (2 posts)

My grandfathers saxophone - help needed please

My grandfather left me his saxophone when he died in the 1970's and I have had it in storage really ever since. I would no…

1 year ago
by romawi

Conn ladyface

Hi all,

I found a good Ladyface 6M alto serialn° 634229.
The only vintage horn I have is a Martin Sten…

1 year ago
by GFC (408 posts)

1922 C.G. Conn New Wonder

This was my late grandmother's horn, and it's been sitting in a basement for the last who knows how many decades. The seri…

1 year ago
by GFC (408 posts)

dating my grandfathers sax

I have my grandfathers sax and wanted to date it.

The engravings on the back are

 

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1 year ago
by GFC (408 posts)

Buescher Aristocrat Alto?

Hello! I recently bought a Buescher Aristocrat saxophone, but was confused because its serial number is 112331?  I wo…

1 year ago
by BPhoney (2 posts)

Camelot tenor sax

Can anyone tell me anything about this sax? it's a tenor, stamped "Camelot" and "26."  I was told that it was likely…

1 year ago
by GFC (408 posts)

Martin Imperial Alto

OK, so I know this is not a handcraft Martin Imperial.  The bell is engraved with the words Martin and Imperial. …

1 year ago
by GFC (408 posts)

Yamaha YTS-62 Purple Logo

Hi all,

I'm new here and I need some help. I'm buying a Yamaha Tenor 62 Purple Logo but I am worried because I…

1 year ago
by tirambaby77 (7 posts)

Vintage Tenor King Super 20 needs a new home

Hey Sax Players,
I am new to the forum and, to be honest, a novice in the saxophone world. I recently acquired a vint…

1 year ago
by saxmanleny (1 post)

Grafton Sax model ref :10861

Hi Forum,

Just cleared my old mans house out due to sale and found a Grafton model ref above in mint condition,…

1 year ago
by GFC (408 posts)

Buescher True-Tone baritone

I have a Buescher True-Tone baritone, serial number 153799. Can anyone tell me what year it would have been built? The fro…

1 year ago
by lastoilshock (2 posts)

"BRAND NEW" 1967 Selmer Paris Mark VI Tenor

Hi - I graduated high school in 1968 and the school took back the Bundy tenor I had been using. So I bought a brand new Sel…

1 year ago
by syracusebill (1 post)

G. LEBLANC ALTO SAX

I am a repairman in Utah and am trying to find out info on a mid 50's alto for a client of mine. It Says G. LEBLANC on the…

1 year ago
by saxgourmet (115 posts)

Sax vs. Sax vs. Sax

Through my years of playing tenor, I've accumulated quite a few nice vintage horns. I've alternated between them to serve…

1 year ago
by Dr. J (5 posts)

Mark vi sharp low c

Hello I was able to snatch a brilliant condition mark vi 1957 for just 3000$.
it has all original parts lacquer and t…

1 year ago
by Saxquest (337 posts)
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