I recently purchased a newly overhauled MKVI tenor (111xxx) and have a couple of questions. Both pertain to me using it as a classical horn too, because I enjoy the feel and tone of the MKVI so much.
First, when playing certain notes (low d up to g) at a ppp dynamic, the instrument...
I got a 68xxx «British» mark vi alto (It has the «London stamp» on it») and have some questions related to it.
(I know that all the mark vi’s were manufactured in France.)
Did the mark vi’s for the british market got assembled, laquered and engraved in the UK, or was all of this done at the...
I'm thinking of selling my Mark VI Alto (#1621xx, 1968).
It's quite unusual in a couple of ways. I bought it when I was in Paris and was able to bring it into the US personally without any damage or disfigurement whatsoever to the horn.
It also has no engraving on the bell except for the...
Here's another tune from my new cd "Shout-out!" . I wrote this one for the great Lou Donaldson.
I would describe this as sort of an altered boogaloo blues with a bridge..AABA form.
Again I'm on my 73xxx Selmer Mark VI, Otto Link Florida No USA 9* and Roberto's Winds 3M reed.
Thanks for checking...