How A Jazz Star Got Back His Stolen Mark VI

How much is your main axe worth to you? (It doesn’t have to be a Selmer Mark VI BTW.) What would you do if someone stole it? Would you do an OJ, and bring a bunch of big guys and … Continue reading

Stan Getz Says…..

The name Stan Getz is synonymous with many things: jazz, improvisation, tenor saxophone, and of course the Selmer Mark VI—just to name a few. There isn’t a serious tenor sax player alive, who likely doesn’t know that Getz’s use of … Continue reading

Conjoined Twin Sax Players: From Sideshows To Vaudeville

For quite some time now, whenever I search eBay for saxophone collectibles, up pops a photograph of conjoined twins playing sax. Honestly, I thought it was most likely a hoax. Then this morning, while searching early 20th century news archives … Continue reading