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  1. Conn
    Here's a fun new topic, eh? And I'm actually very intrigued to hear what you all think. The skinny: I recently got my hands on a BEAUTIFUL Nickel plated Conn "Chu Berry" Alto sax (#M169,3xx - 1926) just last week. A proud new father. It also came with it's original case which is in very nice...
  2. C Melody Soprano, Contralto & Tenor
    Have a look. This horn is identical to my late 20's alto, nickel and all. But when you look at the neck, no microtuner, and it has this weird underslung octave key, but it isn't underslung like that of a 6m. Is this neck consistent with the horn? Maybe I'll throw in a bid or two. Thanks...
  3. Alto mpc
    Hey, I purchased my first vintage horn a while back and I was looking for a mouthpiece to match. I currently play on a Link STM 7. It's nice and all but I don't think it really matches up with the Chu. I'm kind of looking for a sound that can scream when I want it to and really get that great...
  4. Eb Alto
    I bought this old Chu Berry off ebay the other day and the wait for it to arrive is killing me. Anyhow, can someone judge by the pictures and tell me if it is gonna need some new pads (I assume it will), and other information I may have missed on this specific horn. I'll leave the link...
  5. Conn
    Bit of an odd predicament really. I recently had a tech put a new cork on the neck of my '27 chu, and once the old cork was off he was amazed how much the neck tappered at the end. So, while the horn plays great, I can't help feeling it might play better if I had it fixed. Also, at the moment I...
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