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  1. Selmer (Paris)
    Hi! I recently bought a new Selmer Balanced Action tenor. I assumed that the horn was silver plated, but after a week or so the seller contacted me and told me that it was made of pure silver. He told me that he had talked to Steve Goodson who told him about it. It was made in 1938 and does not...
  2. Advice on Buying or Selling a Saxophone
    Hey y'all. I was curious if anyone knows of anywhere I could get any SA80 (I, II or III) for around $1000 to $1500? Does anyone have one of these they want to sell? I've heard about miracles about people finding them in empty warehouses and on craigslist for dirt. Anyways, I was just wondering...
  3. Selmer (Paris)
    Hi all we have been recently clearing out the spare room and i found a box that we have never really paid attention to and on searching google are quite surprised. on searching serial numbers it says its a radio improved but early serials say balanced A i have never had anything to do with this...
  4. Advice on Buying or Selling a Saxophone
    The condition is perfect Need more info or opinion for the price Thank you,
  5. Sax Repair, Maintenance and Modification
    I've been playing saxophone for a number of years and have pretty much only had experience with one horn (my own) as I grew up in Brazil and was satisfied with it because it was all I knew. Unfortunately as i am now in music college I am having a hard time playing repertoire that require more...
  6. Selmer (Paris)
    Well, it happened!! I have a friend and fellow member who wants to sell a 1938 Balanced tenor and I told her I would sell it for her and she also wanted me to play it. It worked, I want it now. It is a factory re-lacquered 1938 BA tenor just overhauled by Randy Jones and fully engraved by...
  7. Selmer (Paris)
    Hi, I 'm buying a Selmer s/n 349xx, been said that it was a Super Balanced Action: http://picasaweb.google.es/omarvn/Saxo?authkey=Gv1sRgCLrjlPzB1YOS8AE&feat=directlink S/n corresponds to 1947 so it seems to be a late BA, not a SBA. But reading eveywhere and looking at some pictures (such as...
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