Two New Student Model Tenor Saxophones

A couple of options in the current crop of student model tenor saxophones Yesterday I did something I very seldom do: I play-tested a couple of brand new tenor saxophones. These were not pro models, but rather current student models that are targeted at beginning players. They were so new …

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Saxophone Repairs: Home vs. Pro Jobs

Where do you fall in the saxophone repair continuum? How much work do you personally feel comfortable doing on your saxophone? Is replacing a neck cork in your repertoire? How about changing the pads? What about replacing springs? Dent repair? Would you dare undertake an overhaul? Or are you more …

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The New Bundy Saxophones: A Follow-Up

On July 26, 2008, I wrote a blog post about the new Bundy saxophones at WWBW. In that post I did a brief tour down memory lane of the history of Bundy saxophones, and included some pictures that captured the various phases of the Bundy’s development. As I mentioned at the …

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