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Selmer goes Taiwanese...

Does any one know when Selmer began using Taiwanese parts? And specifically which parts are now Taiwanese (e.g. in the Ref…

4 days ago
by mijderf (157 posts)

How to Pick a Saxophone

I am a sophomore in High School and I play tenor. I've only been playing for half a year, but I'm completely invested and…

1 week ago
by archcherub (8 posts)

Tenor sax hard flight case

Hi everyone! I've been looking recently for a proper hard flight case for my tenor sax, so I could put it straight with th…

2 months ago
by Chuprygin (3 posts)

Key Leaves fixed the sticky key pads on my saxophone.

Sticking keys (especially the G#) were a huge problem for me. Key Leaves is a family company that has come up with a solut…

2 months ago
by mgictwnger (34 posts)

Smelly mouthpiece

I recently purchased a Martin Bari and it came with a Selmer C mouthpiece. The dude that played it before must have really en…

2 months ago
by Camaro Auto Mechanic (1 post)

Sale on Phil Barone Altos

Classic altos, 10% off.  You can see them here:

https://www.philbarone.com/store/saxophones/alto/classic-/bla…

2 months ago
by Philbarone@philbarone.com

Keilwerth horns are they made 100% in Germany?

Hi again. Had to ask. Saw a video done on YouTube by a company spokesman for Keilwerth...mentioned that "...saxophones in…

3 months ago
by agc8 (16 posts)

Otto Link pitch issues

Hi, I'm new here and I'm hoping someone may be able to help me.
I have a Yamaha YTS 62 111 tenor sax and it ALWAYS pl…

3 months ago
by bigkev53 (6 posts)

Best soprano saxophone(s) to buy

I am an advanced-intermediate to advanced tenor saxophone player in high school, and I am interested in buying a soprano s…

3 months ago
by mijderf (157 posts)

Selmer Mark VI of the 60's

Everyone hears things differently. So many factors. Life experience, biology, experience playing/listening to the sax...et…

3 months ago
by agc8 (16 posts)

Equipment advice for sound searching

I'm not exactly new to saxophone, but I'm new to the world of non-stock equipment and I'm having a bit of trouble finding…

3 months ago
by historicsaxwhisperer (253 posts)

Eastman 52nd Street Alto EAS652RL

I was looking for a backup sax for my '65 Buescher 400. I tried a vintage Buescher True Tone from 1930 but the keywork fel…

3 months ago
by RobertD (51 posts)

Made in Taiwan (and/or China)

Seems the majority of horns today are made in Taiwan or use Taiwwanese pasrts. Including P. Mauriat, Eastman, Selmer (msot…

4 months ago
by historicsaxwhisperer (253 posts)

Selmer As300

Hey Saxophone.Org pleasure to be here. Im wondering

 Im getting confused about this store here in the Phil…

4 months ago
by GFC (727 posts)

How old is a "The Indiana Martin" tenor saxophone S/N 71964

I had This saxophone for about three years. I took it into a shop to get my g# key fix, and the guy that worked on it said…

4 months ago
by mijderf (157 posts)

Hard rubber discoloration

I have a Selmer hard rubber mpc for my sop that is less than 3 years old, but has turned that lubberly milk chocolate color.…

4 months ago
by bcu (8 posts)

Ligatures

Which ligatures do you all use? I am a classical sax player using a vandoren optimum ligature. This is sort of a poll to h…

4 months ago
by RavenSax (4 posts)

3D printing mouthpieces

Hello,
no replies by Maxime Carron (2 posts) 5 months ago

5 months ago
by Maxime Carron

Brilhart Level Air bite plate

I want a new bite plate for my alto and my tenor Brilhart Level Air mouthpieces.  Does anyone know where I could find…

5 months ago
by mijderf (157 posts)

Vandoren mouthpieces

Tip opening and facing length specs for Vandoren V5 alto A20 and A25 mouthpieces appear to be the same.  What's the d…

5 months ago
by bjroosevelt (47 posts)

Vandoren Java reed id help please

I order a card of 4 Jazz Vandoren reeds,
There are two Javas;one green [unfiled]
and one red [filed]
I can`…

6 months ago
by bjroosevelt (47 posts)

Tenor Saxophone Upgrade

Previously, I started a forum on the best way to try different saxes and how I should go about upgrading to a pro model in…

6 months ago
by GFC (727 posts)

Dukoff Tenor H8

Anyone have a used dukoff h8? I've seen alot of D8's but I never see anyone mention a
H8 mine is getting pretty well…

7 months ago
by mijderf (157 posts)

Vandoren reed

Hello, 
I started playing 2 months ago - new to this stuff, so I was wondering if you can help me out.
I ra…

7 months ago
by onetimevisitor (2 posts)

Getting a Completely New Set-Up

I'm looking at getting a new saxophone and accessories. I want to get:

  • Sax Dakota SDT-1200 SS Tenor Saxopho…

7 months ago
by Mitch Sugginer (2 posts)
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