After seeing how popular this thread was in the Tenor section. Why don't we give it a shot here? My alto setup is as follows: Selmer Mark VI Alto Early Babbit Otto Link 6* mouthpiece Francois Louis "Ultimate" ligature and smart cap Runyon Palm Key Risers Vandoren or Rigotti Reeds Oleg...Last Post By: zorroperro Yesterday, 05:27 AM
what artist first made u wanna play the saxophone? Ill be the first and truthfully say it was Kenny G, what can I say, I was 5 and he sounded kinda good and my family kept telling me that he was the best, I was young and impressionable but now my tastes have tooooottallly changed..... trust...Last Post By: bbillings123 Yesterday, 09:35 PM
The old thread got very long. Now closed but still accessible. As a starter for this new one: Smart people listen to Radiohead and dumb people listen to Beyoncé, according to studyLast Post By: Airflyte Yesterday, 11:28 PM
The final time the Whales played was on a 2004 fall tour in Japan. I played with them the last time in July of that year in Oklahoma. Nice to see some healthy conversations out there about the sax.Last Post By: bbillings123 Yesterday, 10:02 PM
My friend is still waiting for an overhaul on his vintage horn. His sax has been in the local repair shop now for just on 10 months. Recently when he asked how the overhaul was going, he was answered with a non committal, "soon mate, soon" What should his next step be? Should he...Last Post By: WarrenScottRobertson 10-25-2016, 12:45 PM
PM sent earlier.jazzbo Today, 12:25 AM
For sure WSR, especially compared to the old masters we adore (like for instance the guy on your current avatar) :).
For myself I'm sure I will never get old enough to learn all I still have to...