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  1. YouTube videos
    I wrote a medley of 65 years of popmusic for saxophones, clarinets and flutes. I'm curious how many songs you'll recognize :) Enjoy! All the best, Coen
  2. Misc. Saxophone Discussion
    Coming from a very musically based family, I was given my grandfathers Sax when he passed. I didn't even know he ever played the Sax as all I'd ever seen him play was the Oboe. Apparently he played it while assigned to the Army Band. Identifying markings. Just under the bell: U.S.Q.M.C.-3 in...
  3. General History
    Please forgive me if I have missed a previous thread; my searches did not appear to be fruitful. I have read a few small books about Sax and the development of the Saxophone. I wondered if anyone has published a history of Henri Selmer (Selmer Paris)?
  4. General History
    Edouard Sax and Baird military deal Hi everyone. So this is quite a confusing story and i can't seem to find any legit info regarding the originality of it. I need some advice since I know very little about the history of the saxophone. A friend told me this story and I would like to know if...
  5. Classical Saxophone
    Can anyone suggest a good, thorough book on the history of classical saxophone? Thanks -Will
  6. General History
    I was in a local used bookstore the other day and found an interesting old book with some saxophone pictures in it. It's titled "Music Notation And Terminology" by Karl W. Gehrkens. I have not read this book but I suspect the author to be German. The copyright date is 1914. While most of the...
  7. Misc. Saxophone Discussion
    Dear SOTW-ers, I am writing you today to ask you to help the Archives & Special Collections at SUNY Fredonia in a grant program. The Archives are host to an extensive collection of materials once owned by legendary twentieth-century saxophonist, Sigurd Rascher. I am currently implementing an...
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