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Bassic Sax

Bassic Sax

Bassic Sax - the website

Welcome to the 7th incarnation of Bassic-Sax.ca—now Bassic-Sax.info—home to one of the largest saxophone sites on the Net. All totalled, this site is well north of 50,000 pages! New pages are added regularly by either myself, or my partner in saxophone crime, Pete Hales. Yup, he's the man formerly known as Saxpics.

Please Read This

Short cut to the FAQs I get lots of emails, as well as comments posted to my Bassic Sax Blog, from people requesting information on horns they have. Sometimes they have had these saxophones a long...

Want Sax Info?

Ever since I started my Bassic-Sax website in 2001, I have been receiving emails and comments from people about saxophones. Sometimes the people who are emailing me are just sharing their stories, and are telling...

Teacher

Due to the current COVID pandemic, I have temporarily suspended in-person lessons both in my personal studio, as well as at Matterhorn Music. Some remote lessons may be available. Use the Contact page if you...

Student Resources

You will need the Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print these student resources because these are all PDF documents. If you do not already have the Adobe Acrobat Reader, you can get it from...

Important articles that WILL help you

The source of our tone

https://bassic-sax.info/version5/articles/the-source-of-tone/ Read More "The source of our tone"

The 3 Aspects Of Tone

https://bassic-sax.info/version5/articles/3-aspects-of-tone/ Read More "The 3 Aspects Of Tone"

Pro Models

https://bassic-sax.info/version5/articles/pro-models/ Read More "Pro Models"

Vintage Or Modern?

https://bassic-sax.info/version5/articles/vintage-or-modern/ Read More "Vintage Or Modern?"

Buying On-Line

https://bassic-sax.info/version5/articles/buying-on-line/ Read More "Buying On-Line"

Vintage sax valuations

https://bassic-sax.info/version5/articles/vintage-sax-valuations/ Read More "Vintage sax valuations"

Mostly vintage, sax-shaped "things"

Wind Controllers

https://bassic-sax.info/version5/vintage-saxes/sax-shaped-things/wind-controllers   Read More "Wind Controllers"

Miscellaneous Materials

https://bassic-sax.info/version5/vintage-saxes/sax-shaped-things/miscellaneous-materials   Read More "Miscellaneous Materials"

Harmonicas

https://bassic-sax.info/version5/vintage-saxes/sax-shaped-things/harmonicas   Read More "Harmonicas"

Blow Accordions

https://bassic-sax.info/version5/vintage-saxes/sax-shaped-things/blow-accordions/   Read More "Blow Accordions"

Famous saxophones from German-speaking regions

B&S (Post Reunification)

https://bassic-sax.info/version5/modern-saxes/vogtlandische-musikinstrumentenfabrik-gmbh-markneukirchen-vmi/   Read More "B&S (Post Reunification)"

B&S (Pre Reunification)

https://bassic-sax.info/version5/vintage-saxes/european-made-saxes/veb-blechblas-und-signal-instrumenten-fabrik-bs/   Read More "B&S (Pre Reunification)"

Max Keilwerth

https://bassic-sax.info/version5/vintage-saxes/european-made-saxes/max-keilwerth/ Read More "Max Keilwerth"

JK in Nauheim

https://bassic-sax.info/version5/vintage-saxes/european-made-saxes/julius-keilwerth/jk-nauheim/ Read More "JK in Nauheim"

JK in Graslitz

https://bassic-sax.info/version5/vintage-saxes/european-made-saxes/julius-keilwerth/jk-graslitz/ Read More "JK in Graslitz"

Hohner President

https://bassic-sax.info/version5/vintage-saxes/european-made-saxes/hohner-president/ Read More "Hohner President"

H. Couf

https://bassic-sax.info/version5/vintage-saxes/european-made-saxes/h-couf/ Read More "H. Couf"

Dörfler & Jörka (D&J)

https://bassic-sax.info/version5/vintage-saxes/european-made-saxes/dorfler-jorka/ Read More "Dörfler & Jörka (D&J)"

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Blog

If you’re looking for the bassic-sax blog, you’ve come to right place. Well almost the right place. It was all around easier to to keep the blog where it was, than to move it to...

Pix

Bassic Sax Pix is a gallery that I have created to host the most interesting images from my blog, and those from this site. It also contains many more photos of horns that I have gathered over...