Ah The Good Old Days…

I was looking through the old files in my computer this AM and came across a bunch of vintage saxophone and related instrument ads that people have sent me over the years. I thought I’d share some of them here. Because I didn’t want to resize the images, I’m including them here…

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2 Really Nice Bass Saxophone Players I Met

Oh it all started innocently enough in the summer of 2000…with a posting that I read on SOTW by Paul Coats. Paul was selling a 1922 silver plated, Buescher bass saxophone, with a gold-washed bell. I happened to be the first person to see his post, and I immediately contacted Paul…

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An Inconvenient Truth About Selmer Mark VI Saxophones

Yesterday’s post, musing about the whereabouts of all the bass saxophones of days gone by, rattled around my pharmaceutical-altered & regulated brain for the remainder of the day. So, in between bouts of severe breakthrough pain (the weather yesterday was the kind that brings out the worst in my eye and ear…

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