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  1. Misc. Saxophone Manufacturers
    Hy all, A family member bought a tenor sax engraved ACE (see pictures) a long time ago. He doesn't remember the seller, nor the manufacturer of the instrument. I'd like to know the details of this instrument (manufacturer, model, experiences, ...). Google has not made me any wiser, I never...
  2. Misc. Saxophone Manufacturers
    Hi All, I'm a newby to the forum. I am reaching out in the hopes that someone here will know what I have.. I purchased a saxophone from a house clearance auction about 8 years ago. I paid not much money for it as it isn't in the best of condition. I have searched and searched the internet for...
  3. Misc. Saxophone Manufacturers
    The seller of this says it is a La Monte Superior. The photos don't show the engraving and there is no other info given about it so I am going to ask him. However, meanwhile I would love to figure out what it is. I checked some old threads about saxes called La Monte and there seem to have been...
  4. Sax vs. Sax, Mpc vs. Mpc, etc.
    I am going to upgrade to a different tenor sax and spent the past few days trying out horns at private dealerships and shops. Out of the 20+ that I tried, I have two favorites. From what I have found through my research, both are priced right. One of them is a vintage horn with a great...
  5. Misc. Saxophone Manufacturers
    So I just picked up this cheap old soprano. The brand is Aiglon, anyone have any idea who could have made it? There is another thread about a Aiglon alto, but it doesn't seem like there was any conclusion about who made it. Its in decent condition, but I can't really say how it plays because the...
  6. Misc. Saxophone Manufacturers
    Maybe someone can help me identify this alto, there is no serial number that i can find or anything else like Made in **, I assume it's Chinese? but it does look old, and the receiver for the Neck Strap is really small, for a metal Hook only. It has a strange (to me) Octave mechanism, much...
  7. Misc. Saxophone Manufacturers
    Hi there, I'm relatively clueless when it comes to saxophones (tbh musical instruments all together) and I was wondering if anyone could identify my saxophone from the quick description I'm going to give. Basically I bought this saxophone when I was around 10/11 and continued to play for about...
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