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  1. Bb Soprano
    The D buzzes on my sax, no other keys, no other notes...B and Bb are fine, C, C# but the D makes a buzzy sound on my soprano. There's a bit of the bbuzz bleeding through at Eb but nothing like the D buzz. Is there a screw I can turn to fix it? What could it be? Thanks in advance for any insight.
  2. Misc. Saxophone Manufacturers
    My local music store somehow acquired a lightly used Taishan bari sax. I figured it was a great opportunity to try one out, rather than sending money to an unknown ebay seller. The instrument was in mint condition, no dents, no scratches. Came with two necks and a new ProTec case. I'm not a...
  3. Misc. Saxophone Discussion
    Well folks....I just bought a Taishan Soprano. Kinda by accident... :lol: It was a Silver Curvy, keep in mind, because different finishes vary drastically in price. It was on for $459 I offered $360 He counter offered $455 I offered $370 He counter offered $448 I offered $390 HE ACCEPTED...
  4. Sopranino and Higher
    I hear more bad than good about them, but I really need a curved soprano and do not have 2 grand to drop on one. Nor would I want a $2K horn for this kind of work. There are some vids of people playing these super cheap horns and some of them don't sound terrible, but I'm more worried about...
  5. Misc. Saxophone Manufacturers
    I am a tenor sax player wanting to play bari sax badly. The only problem is I don't own a bari and the school has two but the nicer and newer one is already taken by a junior (its a Buffet bari, I don't know the model because she won't let anybody near it) and the other one is barely playable...
  6. Misc. Saxophone Manufacturers
    After reading some of the reviews on the Taishan Bari's I thought I would look into how well Taishans are built. I had an opportunity to pick up a used soprano at a decent price and it arrived today. Pulled it out of it's case and the 'feel' is a little toy-ish......not sure how to really...
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