Happy 204th Saxophone Day!

Saxophone Day: Adolphe Sax could never have imagined the love It was on this day, 204 years ago, that the man who invented the saxophone was born in the sleepy town of Dinant, Belgium. Today Dinant is decked out in more saxophones, and Adolphe Sax commemorative art, than the musician/inventor…

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An Unusual F. X. Hüller Standard Tenor

What exactly is an F.X. Hüller Standard? I was looking through Flickr at some saxophone pics the other day, and happened across an unusual sight: A tenor saxophone that appears to have been made by F.X. Hüller, yet has some peculiarities that leads one to ask: Is it a stencil?…

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