A Tale of 2 Misplaced Tuning Crescents

It was nearly three years ago that I had my vintage curvy overhauled. Ever since I got it back from Claudio Fantinato things have not quite been the same. Why? Because Claudio took out the two tuning crescents that had been in the horn ever since I got it from…

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An Oscar Adler Curved Soprano

I’ve been watching a very interesting auction on the German eBay site for a couple of weeks now. The auction is for a rather rare horn: an Oscar Adler curved soprano with a detachable neck. Source: schampus44 on eBay.de I’ve done a fair amount of research on Oscar Adler saxophones,…

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Tipped Bell Buescher True Tone Soprano For Sale

If you are a player/collector of fine, vintage saxophones, then Saxquest is a shop that you likely frequent. Currently they have a fairly rare bird listed on their eBay site: a Tipped Bell Buescher True Tone soprano. Source: SAXQUEST.COM on eBay.com These Tipped Bell sopranos not only have a bell…

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