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  1. Eb Alto
    I have a 1935 era 4 Star Alto Link mouthpiece that does not have the original ligature which was rumored to have a dampening effect. Mine was misplaced by its previous owner, separated a perfect 87 year historic bond. The original ligature is in the picture. So, now I find it very difficult to...
  2. General Mouthpiece Discussion
    Just beginning to try other mouthpieces, and looking at Brilhardt (alto). I understand that the number (3, 4, 5) indicates relative tip opening. But what does * denote?......for example, what is the difference between 4 and 4*? I'm planning to try them out, but want to understand the...
  3. Conn
    I notice many folks on here post questions regarding 14m or 16m "shooting star" horns, some made in Nogales, some in Mexico, and some in Elkhart, IN. How can people test the quality of these horns? I've heard some say that the metal was cheaper/softer in the non-Elkhart models. Is there a way...
  4. Misc. Saxophone Discussion
    I just had to share my enthusiasm somewhere it can be appreciated. Since my mother was skeptical about my purchase being so tarnished looking. This Past Friday I went to a preacher's house because I heard he had a tenor for $75. It had all the lacquer stripped with Brasso because his mother told...
  5. Tenor mpc
    I found that my little sister thought it would be fun to get out my tenor cstar mouthpiece... if I can find ANYONE who has one for less than $100 it would be awesome. Please help.... thank you!
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