Phase 1 Hohner President Tenor

A Phase 1 Hohner President tenor and what it tells us about the evolution of Max Keilwerth saxophones In early April 2019, I happened across this interesting, and quite rare, Phase 1 Hohner President tenor sax on eBay. Unfortunately the horn sold before I could email any questions to the…

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Brand new Hohner President Page

I just spent what seems like weeks, but was in fact only a few days, totally redoing the Hohner President page on my website. Since I first wrote the page seven or so years ago, I have spent hours pouring over thousands of Hohner President saxophone images. I’ve seen altos;…

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German Hohner Saxophone Brochure

Yesterday I made an interesting update to the Hohner President section of my website. This month I bought a German Hohner saxophone brochure that was published by the company in November, 1958. It outlines all the finishes and features of the President saxophones that were available at the time. This…

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Hohner Saxophone Brochure Revisited

A few years ago I uploaded the images of a Hohner President saxophone brochure that I bought through eBay. This four page brochure is not dated, but the features on the altos and tenors illustrated in it, indicate that it was likely printed circa early 1950s. (View it in its…

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Transitional Hohner President Alto Sax

I’m literally weeks behind in checking my emails, so when I finally opened my email program yesterday, I was excited to find a link to this eBay auction. It turned out to be a transitional Hohner President alto sax. It is serial # 10737, which would make it circa 1961.…

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