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  1. Bb Tenor
    I welcome any opinions. I have been playing a Jupiter 889 tenor for the last several years, but am excited about the prospect of getting a new horn. I am comfortable spending up to around $3500. The sound I want to get is on the very "warm" side - Houston Person, Scott Hamilton, Ben Webster...
  2. Reeds
    I play a 1960 Buescher Aristocrat Mark III Bari Saxophone (a low Bb to high F if it matters), use an Otto Link mouthpiece, and am about to finish off my pack of reeds, which are Van Doren Java 3's. With this combination, I was able to get really bright and colorful lows as well as highs, but my...
  3. Reeds
    Hi there, I'm wondering if I can get a better idea of possibilities for soft (in nature of the cane material) but thick enough core to have a warm sound. The ones I tried so far: Rico Royal 2.5 (soft but thin sounding). I tried 3 and felt it was too stiff for me. Rico Jazz Select 2.5 (soft but...
  4. Tenor mpc
    Hi there, I have an Otto Link STM 6 on a tenor Yamaha YTS-61. I found the way it works for me I have a lot of high mid frequencies which I love for the note definition and presence compared to a lot of hard rubber mouthpieces. Although I see it is a bit short on the low-mid and low frequencies...
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