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  1. Sax Repair, Maintenance and Modification
    Hello Everyone and Happy New Year!! I have a Trevor James Revolution II Tenor Saxophone. I have it for 7 years and I am playing professionally for the last 2 years. It has a full bright sound and the ergonomics of the sax are brilliant for a student/intermediate saxophone. Actually I think it's...
  2. Sax Repair, Maintenance and Modification
    Hey, So i have a p.mauriat 67rdk that has a good sound but the problem is the low notes just arnt doin it for me. The sound is good for concert band but i need to be able to hit lower than a D :space0: to be able to practically play this horn. Now the sound is repeating almost like a flutter...
  3. Sax Repair, Maintenance and Modification
    Hi guys, I'm just wondering how significant the impact of very very minor leaks is on a horn. The reason I ask is because I've recently had my sax serviced and only about a month later there are some minor leaks appearing. At around the same time I've noticed that low notes are being stuffy and...
  4. Bb Soprano
    Hello all, I'm hoping someone can help me out! I got my soprano out of its case today after about a month or so of non-use and after a little playing noticed that the low Bb has a tendency to sound up the octave, and I have to put a lot of effort into getting it to sound at the correct pitch...
  5. Sax Repair, Maintenance and Modification
    Hi I was wondering if anyone could help me. Basically my tenor sax is struggling to play notes from f down to d, this is without the octavive key in use. The notes seem to try and pitch up the octavive or waver making a horrible sound. The crook looks fine with no need to bend it. I had a look...
  6. Yamaha
    Sorry for the lack of 'expertise', my daughter plays, not me. Please bear with me if the terminology is a bit off. I decided to purchase an upgrade for my 16 sax playing daughter. I bouhgt her a used Bundy-II when she first started nearly 6 years ago. I had heard that the YAS-23 was a very good...
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