I recently picked up an obvious early Chinese or Taiwanese tenor sax in Sydney for $60. Swallow "Super" model with a serial under the thumbrest "No.1170"
I've been looking for a 'project horn' to be my guinea pig for delacquering/patina experiments and repadding/corking for a while and this...
I have a Vintage Wurlizer 1920s curved soprano saxophone: [url]http://www.flickr.com/x/t/0090009/photos/[email protected]/
I played with a few newer design ones and found out for my beginner condition, they are more suitable by means of ergonimy and ease of play for the higher / lower...
Lien Cheng (LC Sax): My Experiences and A Brief Review
This last weekend, I was in the LA area, so I gave Juan Martinez, the US distributor for LC Sax, a call. He offered to meet me near my hotel so that I could try out some of his saxes. I was staying at the Radisson on the University of...
There's so many good Taiwanese brands for under $2000 now and they all look pretty much the same. I really can't see a difference at all!
So which one to choose?
Here are some that have pretty good reviews on
Phil Barone Classic Alto
Kessler Handmade "Jazz"