I've seen a little bit posted about Andreas Eastman Saxophones (made in Taiwan, not the China made Eastman). Actually, kind of surprised I didn't see more. I particularly like the 52nd street alto. It's unlaquered and has a great, vibrant sound similar to a vintage sax. It appears to be very well...Last Post By: Roger Nordling 11-23-2017, 09:20 AM
A couple of my recent favourites are: Brian Blade Fellowship and Pat Metheny group - Still Life (talking) I find this kind of more modern jazz absolutely inspiring, emotionally, musically, everything. I love 'old' jazz too, but there's something about this kind of music that has been...Last Post By: Roundmidnite Yesterday, 01:15 AM
Selmer Radio Improved Saxophones - an ongoing study Purpose: To attempt to determine the duration and makeup of the Selmer Radio Improved Model as accurately as possible. Method: Positively identify as many examples as possible, ideally with photos for reference and comparison. Outcomes -...Last Post By: jgreiner Today, 12:22 AM
Now, turning over a new leaf I'd like to welcome our new members to this community of saxophone players and woodwind aficionados. This thread is for you for introductions and expressing your innermost wishes and desires. SOTW administrators want to thank all members for your support during...Last Post By: Randyfast 11-22-2017, 06:44 PM
After more than two years of intensive development work we finally got a reed which fulfill our initial requirements. Our reeds are available in 4 different models in strengths between #1.0 and #4.5. We developed G-REEDS from scratch, without any kind of reverse engineering, nor by using...Last Post By: luispa 11-23-2017, 02:10 PM
This is why I share my efforts with our jazz community. Jazz must never go away...This is just as much fun and energy as playing sports with a team, best friends or players we've just met. "Pass me...Jazzoetry Today, 01:47 AM
Are you still looking? I have a couple of New Wonder I Tenors. Are you technical to do any repad or work? You could save a little that way. I am in USA, not Europe, so that is an issue. But,...
Only saw this thread now.
The Griff is my favourite, but I like the playing and sound of Roman Schwaller also a lot (he plays a modern Link in this clip, nice open sound). Sal's sound on the Berg...