The title pretty much covers it. I have modeled 7-10 revisions of my mouthpiece depending on how you count, but they are all between 1 and 1.5 steps flat when using my normal embouchure. I am looking for anyone with general knowledge on how saxophone chamber measurements are determined, how they...
Hi everyone, this is my first post here. I am trying to sell my Antigua alto for money to put towards a better tenor than my $200 Cecilio. I wanted to find out the model to know what it's worth but I cannot find anything on this forum or anywhere else pertaining to the serial of my sax. The...
I went to look at an alto I found online for sale.
Listed as a Selmer USA AS100. Upon looking at it, the serial number is 121xxxx. In my research I see that the AS-100 have a serial number begins with 82xxxx.
The only altos I can find with a 121 serial number are Selmer Paris Mark VI. This is...
Hi SOTW Members,
I'd like to share a COMPLETE list of all Yamaha Saxophone model numbers with you.
I'm actually a trumpet player by trade and got bored one day so I decided to compile a complete list of all of the Yamaha trumpet models as it seemed that it hadn't been done before (or...
Hi SOTW Members,
I'd like to share a COMPLETE list of all Yamaha Flute model numbers with you.
I'm actually a trumpet player by trade and got bored one day so I decided to compile a complete list of all of the Yamaha trumpet models as it seemed that it hadn't been done before (or recently)...
I currently own an intermediate soprano sax and am looking for a pro model. I have a pretty good idea on what models I want to choose from, but I was just wondering. Are there any benefits to buying a soprano sax without a high G key? (intonation, etc) Or is it just to save money?
I've bought this what I suspect is a vintage saxophone:
I took it to my local repairman, but he couldn't help me figuring out what it is and suggested I ask distinguished SOTW forum members.
Any comments would be highly appreciated!
I bought this sax a little while ago (about 6 years) and cannot remember the value or the model of the horn. Can some one Pllease Help!
It is a curved Yani, with serial Number: 001131xx. There is a High F# sharp Key, and removable Neck.
Got any ideas??