Meinel & Herold: Vintage German Saxophones

There is a curious little alto on eBay ATM. This Meinel & Herold alto saxophone may be bordering on the antique range of the vintage spectrum. (Meaning that it might be close to 100 years old. It’s hard to say.) This Meinel & Herold alto saxophone is a very, very simple …

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Saxophone Brochures On eBay: WTF?

Although I write about horns on eBay a lot, I have never actually bought one through the online auction site. True be told, since joining as a member in 1998, I have bought a grand total of five, yup count ’em, 5 items through this gigantic auction site. And while …

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Sax Stands: Circa 1930s

Over the past few weeks I have written a number of articles about Martin, Pan American, as well as Cavalier saxophones. These articles were all based on the pages of a Chicago Musical Instrument Company catalogue from 1931. Today I’m going to finish up with that catalogue by looking at …

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