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Conn Saxophone Models Timeline

I am posting this for those of you curious as to what year or model your Conn saxophone might be. Here is the list with appro…

3 months ago
by Cmhtenor (4 posts)

Help identifying old saxophone

This saxophone has sat in our garage for the past 30 years. It was given to our family from a lawyer who purchased it from…

3 months ago
by GFC (712 posts)

How to tell if it's relacquered...

I have a Selmer Mark VI alto that I bought in high school from Randy at Tenor Madness. It has about 70% lacquer remaining and…

3 months ago
by Jazzhound (6 posts)

king series IV silversonic alto sax

As a proud owner of a vintage series II Super 20 Cleveland alto and tenor i am very interested in a alto I found. It is th…

4 months ago
by tony1

Info on Mark VI saxophones.

Hey everyone! I'm new here and I just have a curious question:

You know how you can break down a vehicle's VIN…

4 months ago
by historicsaxwhisperer (195 posts)

Soprano advice please

This is my first post to the forum. I own a King-H. N. White "C" soprano, serial # 51692 "low pitch" which I am considerin…

4 months ago
by historicsaxwhisperer (195 posts)

Conn High Pitch Tenor, c. 1914/15

Clearing our attic I've found a Conn Sax, high pitch tenor, serial number 30,002, which I think means it was made in 1914/…

4 months ago
by historicsaxwhisperer (195 posts)

saxophone CONN N 223***

Hello, excuse my English, I am French.
3 replies by saxoubet (2 posts) 5 months ago

5 months ago
by GFC (712 posts)

I need some help with my Paris S.M.L Alto Sax

Hi,
I have a Paris S.M.L  Alto Sax and the serial number is 6341. I read that that Serial number is from 1946.

5 months ago
by historicsaxwhisperer (195 posts)

Lyon & Healy Serial Number and year

Hey there, hope you can help me. I'm looking for the year of Sax of my dad. It's a Lyon & Healy "inspiration" and has…

6 months ago
by tlaleike (3 posts)

Unlabeled Baritone

I've just purchased an unlabeled, vintage baritone sax from ebay. From what I can tell, it looks like a conn, but im not c…

6 months ago
by GFC (712 posts)

Question

I have a L47852 Conn Alto sax. Just wondering if anyone can help me find out the value. I recently had it all re-padded. I…

6 months ago
by kfev79 (2 posts)

Vintage Adolphe Saxophe serial #:27360 1865-66

Here are some pics of the vintage Adolphe Sax serial #: 27360 from 1865-66.  I am interested in selling the instrumen…

6 months ago
by Saxquest (407 posts)

Adolphe Sax 1865

Hi,

I have an original Adolphe Saxophone serial# 27360 from 1865-66 which was given to me by my brother (John Tabe…

6 months ago
by historicsaxwhisperer (195 posts)

1953 Selmer Paris fix-er-upper question

Have a question about a Selmer Paris Tenor Sax  Serial number M54XXX.  Appears that the vintage is about 1953 -…

6 months ago
by bjroosevelt (42 posts)

Conn serial number 106514

im trying to figure out the value of my Tenor Conn. serial number 106514. Any ideas on how to figure that out?

6 months ago
by historicsaxwhisperer (195 posts)

Buescher Aristocrat 140 Series lll Post Big B Saxophone

Hi,
Im look to find out what the value of my Fathers Saxophone is..
It is a Buescher Aristocrat 140 Series lll P…

7 months ago
by mijderf (116 posts)

Please help identify this alto saxophone

I really interest it is very near to olderst vintage saxophone also same to adolphe saxophone.but there is not any remarke…

7 months ago
by GFC (712 posts)

Fidelity America's Finest? Identification Quest

I have aquired a, seemingly, antique saxaphone but have been unable to find out very much about it. I'm especially interes…

7 months ago
by badenia (10 posts)

My new kids

So I picked these up yesterday at an auction. I couldn't believe when I saw them there. Nothing like a 1954 "The Martin Te…

7 months ago
by Alisa262 (1 post)

Please help identify this tenor

Hi, I just picked this guy up cheap.
No brand markings on it at all.
Just a serial number J045 under the thumbre…

7 months ago
by mathiasrock

Length of a Martin Handcraft Soprano?

Does anyone know what the length of a Martin Handcraft soprano saxophone is supposed to be?  I say supposed to be, be…

7 months ago
by rdrumm (1 post)

Please help me find the value of my saxophones!!!

I recently lost my uncle and inharited several of his Alto, tenor and baritone saxophones and other brass instru…

7 months ago
by GFC (712 posts)

Silver Plated C G Conn Sax 85XXX serial gold washed bell Oddity

I have run across a C G Conn saxophone in the 85XXX series with a gold washed bell, silver plated body and keys, not Chrom…

8 months ago
by historicsaxwhisperer

trying to identify two old Conn's

have two old Conn's that I am trying to determine exactly what they are and whether they have any value ...

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8 months ago
by mijderf (116 posts)
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