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  1. Sax vs. Sax, Mpc vs. Mpc, etc.
    Hi Guys, Sorry for the long thread title I'm new to the forums and thought that this would be the best place for my question, but if I'm wrong I'm sorry. My query relates to what saxophone I should buy. Just a bit of background, I played for about four years a while back but haven't played...
  2. Eb Alto
    I've recently bought a 1953 Selmer SBA alto which I love in almost every conceivable way...however, I can't coax a top F# out of it. Other altissimo notes are fine, front E is great, front F a little stuffy sometimes but I'm getting used to it, F# just not there at all. It's been thoroughly...
  3. Selmer (Paris)
    I am currently in the process of moving, and yesterday, while sorting through the stuff that was under the stairs of my old house, I came across a brochure for the alto and tenor Mark VII saxophones. The brochure would be roughly from 1979, from when I was in junior high school. I was checking...
  4. Advice on Buying or Selling a Saxophone
    I bought this sax a couple of years ago new and only played it a handful of times. It looks brand new. Since I am not playing and need the money I am thinking of selling it. I am really not sure what it is worth. advice appreciated. #697426 thank you for any help, Dave
  5. What to Buy & Why: Saxophones
    alright so i wanna buy a better sax cuz the one i have just doesn't seem to be cutting it anymore. i'd say my price range is $2-3000. i'm considering Selmer, Keilwerth, P. Mauriat, and Yamaha. i've tried a horn from each one but i'm leaning away from yamaha because i personally think the sound...
  6. Eb Alto
    I've been playing very seriously for the last 2 years and have progressed quite well until now. I own a YAS62 silver plate. I managed to get a G1 neck for it from Matthewsmusic. The sound is better. But... The high C, C# and E, F and F# are seeming too sharp when I test with a chromatic...
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