(Pete) Here's a sortable and searchable list of over 350 A. Sax saxophones, with links to pictures, some videos, and other data.

If you come across a broken link, use the Wayback Machine at the Internet Archive.
and send me a note at pete-at-thesax.info.
Please also e-mail if you see something that's just wrong.

Currently, the serial number list I'm using in this gallery is this one. There's more detailed and probably more accurate listat http://homepages.ed.ac.uk/am/gdsl.html (archived HERE).
This is the one I mainly use for the chart of 350+.

I've diverged from both charts on a few occasions. For an example, if I have a horn with serial number 12345 made in 1991, then I see a serial number 12346 that my sources say is made in 1952, there's something wrong with the source material.
Additionally, when the Eugenia Mitroulia and Arnold Myers list said "Location Unknown," I didn't include it in my chart. Some of those "Location Unknown" horns have been missing for over 100 years.

The list does need some more polish and I can probably find some more of these horns, but I want to take a break from this project for a while.

LAST UPDATED: June 8, 2019


Click here for a video of the 40787 C Tenor on YouTube.

Bb Tenor (1865-1878)
Bb Tenor (1865-1878)
From https://www.instruments-anciens.com
s/n illegible
Engraving was used on horns made 1865-1878
Bb Tenor 15935 (1856)
Bb Tenor 15935 (1856)
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Bb Tenor 16140
Bb Tenor 22xxx (1861)
Bb Tenor 22xxx (1861)
From https://en.orpheemusic.com/saxophone.html
Bb Tenor 23010 (1861)
Bb Tenor 23010 (1861)
Nickel plate - From wichitaband on eBay.com
Bb Tenor 24193 (1862)
Bb Tenor 24193 (1862)

From: Saxquest.com
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Engraved: No. 24193 * Saxophone ténor en Sib breveté * Adolphe Sax à Paris * Fteur de la Mson Milre de l’Empereur