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  1. Sax Repair, Maintenance and Modification
    Hello. I have a minuscule leak on the high F on my bari. However, due to its location on the neck, it affects about 2/3 of the notes I play. I don't have a car and dread having to carry that huge thing in the crowded subway + stairs. Is there a way to safely bend it or adjust it so it seals...
  2. Tone Producing & Embouchure
    Hello, I hope I am posting to the correct Forum. I run into issues when playing my alto and my tenor. When I start playing or practicing, my reed seals tightly to the mouthpiece. Playing feels great, I am happy with the tone and projection. About 15-20 minutes in, the tone goes dull, and I...
  3. Reeds
    I've seen this issue come up on a few different threads, but it never seemed like a general consensus was ever reached. I figured I might as well bring it up again. It is something that has never really affected my playing too much, but it has persisted enough to become an annoyance. Whenever I...
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