Herb Couf Resource Page 1 of ?

Towards the end of 2018, I published the first of what will be a number of really important pages on my website. Bassic Sax has long been known as the go-to site for hard-to-find brands like Hammerschmidt, Hohner, Oscar Adler, et al. When I hit the publish button on the…

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When asking for advice from a website:

I have had my website for nearly 20 years now, and for nearly all that time I have been receiving emails from people around the world about all kinds of saxophones. I do my best to reply to everyone, but I admit, there have been times when I’ve gotten too…

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A (Presumably) Max Keilwerth-made President

In search of a lovely Max Keilwerth-made President, or other MK tenor Despite having a lovely collection of vintage horns, there are still a few that I have on my bucket list. One I checked off nearly a year ago, when I brought home the museum-quality Olds Super tenor from…

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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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