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  1. Sax vs. Sax, Mpc vs. Mpc, etc.
    I am looking for an affordable tenor saxophone. my budget is about $1600. which of these tenors would give me the best bang for my buck, also which would you recommend for me. I have heard lots of great things about the yts 61 and the T880, but i'm not sure if I will be able to find either of...
  2. Sax Repair, Maintenance and Modification
    Got a demolished 880 from a fellow member that was shall we say in quite a state. After some amazing work for the guys at Massullo Music to reshape the body I went about levelling the tone holes, repadding, straightening rods rebending keys to proper shapes and general madness. I will start with...
  3. Yanagisawa
    I've done a comparison of my 168k Mark VI tenor with my newly acquired and overhauled T880. Read the post and listen to the recordings here on my website: http://bettersax.com/yanagisawa-t880-vs-selmer-mark-vi-tenor/ It's rather long and the recordings are uncompressed which is why I am not...
  4. Sax vs. Sax, Mpc vs. Mpc, etc.
    Hello everyone. I'm in the market for my first tenor and here are the two in my price range from one of the shops close to me, a Yanagisawa T880 and a Selmer Paris Model 26. I have not played either of them yet but I want some input from people that have played on any of them. I would using...
  5. Misc. Saxophone Manufacturers
    This is a video of Takahiro Miyazaki. I'm simply curious about what kind of sax he plays here. What I've found out is that these days he plays a Yanagisawa A992, but this being recorded in the 90s makes me think it is probably a different sax. You can see what looks like company logo and title...
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