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  1. Sax Repair, Maintenance and Modification
    Hi all, I help out with a high school band and their best bari sax is a Yanagisawa B-901 that is having some issues with the low C# (C#3?) and also the low B key. When held in a very vertical position the keys seem to work normally. However, when the kid that plays it sits (and this instrument...
  2. Sax Repair, Maintenance and Modification
    Hi, I recently purchased a new Yamaha 62II alto saxophone, and I'm having some trouble with the bell keys. I brought it home and noticed that the C# key lifted with a sort of "bounce", and that the large gap from the Bb to B (and vice versa) made making smooth transitions between the two notes...