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  1. Sax Repair, Maintenance and Modification
    Hello, I'm new to the forum. Recently, i bought a used Yamaha YAS-23 and i noticed a little leak on the low C key. What you recommend me to do to solve myself this problem? Can i adjust the key, bending it a lit with a pliers? In this case, is it recommended to heat the key before trying ti...
  2. Advice on Buying or Selling a Saxophone
    Hey guys, I'm an aspiring sax player and am looking for a step up from my Yamaha yas-23 with a Selmer C*. I am looking to upgrade to a professional sax if i could find one in my price range. I have heard a lot of good things about Malerne and was wondering about an alto i found on ebay...
  3. Cases
    Hi, my alto's case recently fell apart at the hinges and it was a Yas-23. It was pretty old and worn out so no surprise. Is it possible to get a new replacement case from yamaha or somewhere else that is like the one that comes with the Yas-23?
  4. Sax Lifestyle & Sax Related Health Problems
    I play a yts-23 and I would like to know what type of mouthpiece would be best for jazz band and concert band. I can buy separate mouthpieces but a transitional one would be cool too. a recommended type of reed for jazz and/or concert would be helpful too.
  5. Embouchure & Tone Producing Basics
    Dear fellow saxophonists, I am a musician of 20+ years (started with the piano at 5 years old, went on to guitar, bass, drums, and when I finally could afford a saxophone, well, you know!), and out of all these instruments, saxophone has to be the most difficult due to the embouchure...
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