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1930 Buescher True Tone Alto Saxophone, Plays Great

1930 Buescher True Tone Alto Saxophone, Plays Great
1930 Buescher True Tone Alto Saxophone, Plays Great
1930 Buescher True Tone Alto Saxophone, Plays Great
1930 Buescher True Tone Alto Saxophone, Plays Great
1930 Buescher True Tone Alto Saxophone, Plays Great
1930 Buescher True Tone Alto Saxophone, Plays Great
1930 Buescher True Tone Alto Saxophone, Plays Great
1930 Buescher True Tone Alto Saxophone, Plays Great

1930 Buescher True Tone Alto Saxophone, Plays Great
This is a great-playing example of a vintage Buescher True Tone alto saxophone, #253XXX, a desirable late vintage manufactured in 1930 just before the transition to the Aristocrat. Wear and scratching on it’s vintage laquer finish and everything works great. It is set up to good playing adjustment on a good set of rivet pads that are about midlife. This sax blows easily with a beautiful vintage edge and character. The item “1930 Buescher True Tone Alto Saxophone, Plays Great” is in sale since Thursday, March 26, 2020. This item is in the category “Musical Instruments & Gear\Wind & Woodwind\Band & Orchestral\Saxophones”. The seller is “saxophant” and is located in Coventry, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Modified Item: No
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Body Finish: Gold Lacquer
  • Type: Alto
  • MPN: 253XXX
  • Key Finish: Gold Lacquered
  • Body Material: Brass
  • Brand: Buescher True Tone
  • Skill Level: Professional

1930 Buescher True Tone Alto Saxophone, Plays Great

1929 Buescher True Tone Soprano Saxophone, Bare Brass, Plays Great

1929 Buescher True Tone Soprano Saxophone, Bare Brass, Plays Great
1929 Buescher True Tone Soprano Saxophone, Bare Brass, Plays Great
1929 Buescher True Tone Soprano Saxophone, Bare Brass, Plays Great
1929 Buescher True Tone Soprano Saxophone, Bare Brass, Plays Great
1929 Buescher True Tone Soprano Saxophone, Bare Brass, Plays Great
1929 Buescher True Tone Soprano Saxophone, Bare Brass, Plays Great
1929 Buescher True Tone Soprano Saxophone, Bare Brass, Plays Great
1929 Buescher True Tone Soprano Saxophone, Bare Brass, Plays Great
1929 Buescher True Tone Soprano Saxophone, Bare Brass, Plays Great
1929 Buescher True Tone Soprano Saxophone, Bare Brass, Plays Great
1929 Buescher True Tone Soprano Saxophone, Bare Brass, Plays Great
1929 Buescher True Tone Soprano Saxophone, Bare Brass, Plays Great

1929 Buescher True Tone Soprano Saxophone, Bare Brass, Plays Great
This is a great-playing example of a vintage Buescher True Tone soprano saxophone, #238XXX, a desirable vintage manufactured in 1929 just before the transition to the Aristocrat. Wear and scratching on it’s bare brass finish and everything works great. It is set up to good playing adjustment on a fairly recent set of plastic dome-resonator pads that are a bit newer than midlife. This sax blows easily with a beautiful vintage edge and character. The item “1929 Buescher True Tone Soprano Saxophone, Bare Brass, Plays Great” is in sale since Thursday, March 19, 2020. This item is in the category “Musical Instruments & Gear\Wind & Woodwind\Band & Orchestral\Saxophones”. The seller is “saxophant” and is located in Coventry, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Modified Item: No
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Body Finish: Bare Brass
  • Type: Soprano
  • MPN: 238XXX
  • Key Finish: Bare Brass
  • Body Material: Brass
  • Brand: Buescher True Tone
  • Skill Level: Professional

1929 Buescher True Tone Soprano Saxophone, Bare Brass, Plays Great

C. 1955 CONN 12M NAKED LADY BARITONE SAXOPHONE BARI SAX plays, but needs work

C. 1955 CONN 12M NAKED LADY BARITONE SAXOPHONE BARI SAX plays, but needs work
C. 1955 CONN 12M NAKED LADY BARITONE SAXOPHONE BARI SAX plays, but needs work
C. 1955 CONN 12M NAKED LADY BARITONE SAXOPHONE BARI SAX plays, but needs work
C. 1955 CONN 12M NAKED LADY BARITONE SAXOPHONE BARI SAX plays, but needs work
C. 1955 CONN 12M NAKED LADY BARITONE SAXOPHONE BARI SAX plays, but needs work
C. 1955 CONN 12M NAKED LADY BARITONE SAXOPHONE BARI SAX plays, but needs work
C. 1955 CONN 12M NAKED LADY BARITONE SAXOPHONE BARI SAX plays, but needs work
C. 1955 CONN 12M NAKED LADY BARITONE SAXOPHONE BARI SAX plays, but needs work
C. 1955 CONN 12M NAKED LADY BARITONE SAXOPHONE BARI SAX plays, but needs work
C. 1955 CONN 12M NAKED LADY BARITONE SAXOPHONE BARI SAX plays, but needs work
C. 1955 CONN 12M NAKED LADY BARITONE SAXOPHONE BARI SAX plays, but needs work

C. 1955 CONN 12M NAKED LADY BARITONE SAXOPHONE BARI SAX plays, but needs work
Check out my other items. Be sure to add me to your favorites list. For those of you who may not be familiar, Frank is a true heavy hitter in the jazz world and has been featured on multiple Grammy winning albums. He is also the quintessential gear hound, having amassed a collection of over 500 mouthpieces! He now endorses and plays Jody Jazz mouthpieces exclusively so he is purging some of his massive collection of mouthpieces he has acquired over many years, as well as other random gear. Be sure to check out my other items for more great items from this collection. There will be more to come later, so add me to your favorites list and check back later to see new additions. His listing is for a vintage Conn 12M’Naked Lady baritone saxophone. The serial number 566, xxx indicates a c. It does currently play top to bottom, but it would require some work to be in tip top playing condition. The pads are in pretty good condition overall. There are definitely some that are on their last legs, but many others look almost brand new. I haven’t checked it for leaks. I’m sure there are some, but overall it feels like things are sealing up pretty good. There are definitely issues with the body and neck though, most of which are primarily cosmetic, but some of which should be fixed if you want to play it. The body looks to have a forward’banana’ bend, which is quite common. Since it is not causing keys to bind, that is something that doesn’t necessarily need to be fixed. The neck has some pull down, and small pings. The neck receiver has some stress cracks, which may be causing leaks. I would advise replacing it. The body has LOTS of little dings and pings. It kind of looks like it got hit with a shot gun blast! This is pretty much purely cosmetic. Same goes for a flattened spot on the bottom of the bow, and the lip of the bell, which is bent down slightly. There are also some pushed in key guard feet, and re-soldered joints. Lastly, it is missing all of its rollers and roller screws, so you will want to replace those. They were pilfered for another project because they were original Conn mother of pearl rollers. You could replace them with standard plastic ones to save on costs though. This horn comes in its original case. The case is in rather poor condition. A lot of the exterior covering has come off. It has a makeshift replacement handle. There is no mouthpiece, nor any other accessories included with this sax. This would be a good horn for someone who wants a vintage Conn, but doesn’t have the budget right now for a primo example. Please feel free to message me with any questions! Thanks again for looking! The item “C. 1955 CONN 12M NAKED LADY BARITONE SAXOPHONE BARI SAX plays, but needs work” is in sale since Tuesday, January 14, 2020. This item is in the category “Musical Instruments & Gear\Vintage Musical Instruments\Vintage Wind & Woodwind\Band & Orchestral\Saxophones”. The seller is “greatlakeswinds” and is located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Model: 12M
  • Modified Item: No
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Custom Bundle: No
  • Body Finish: lacquered brass
  • Exact Year: 1955
  • Non-Domestic Product: No
  • Key Finish: Lacquered brass
  • Body Material: Brass
  • Brand: Conn
  • Skill Level: Professional

C. 1955 CONN 12M NAKED LADY BARITONE SAXOPHONE BARI SAX plays, but needs work

1942 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Good Pads, Plays Great

1942 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Good Pads, Plays Great
1942 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Good Pads, Plays Great
1942 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Good Pads, Plays Great
1942 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Good Pads, Plays Great
1942 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Good Pads, Plays Great
1942 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Good Pads, Plays Great
1942 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Good Pads, Plays Great
1942 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Good Pads, Plays Great

1942 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Good Pads, Plays Great
This is a great-playing example of a vintage Buescher Aristocrat II alto saxophone, #298XXX with the Big B engraving on the bell. Wear and scratching on it’s non-original laquer finish, a number of minor, small dents and everything works great. It is set up to good playing adjustment on a newer set of snap-in pads. This sax blows very easily with a beautiful vintage edge and character. The item “1942 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Good Pads, Plays Great” is in sale since Thursday, February 27, 2020. This item is in the category “Musical Instruments & Gear\Wind & Woodwind\Band & Orchestral\Saxophones”. The seller is “saxophant” and is located in Coventry, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Modified Item: No
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Body Finish: Gold Lacquer
  • Type: Alto
  • MPN: 298XXX
  • Key Finish: Gold Lacquered
  • Body Material: Brass
  • Brand: Buescher Aristocrat II Big B
  • Skill Level: Professional

1942 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Good Pads, Plays Great

1925 Conn New Wonder Pre-Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great

1925 Conn New Wonder Pre-Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great
1925 Conn New Wonder Pre-Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great
1925 Conn New Wonder Pre-Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great
1925 Conn New Wonder Pre-Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great
1925 Conn New Wonder Pre-Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great
1925 Conn New Wonder Pre-Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great
1925 Conn New Wonder Pre-Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great
1925 Conn New Wonder Pre-Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great
1925 Conn New Wonder Pre-Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great

1925 Conn New Wonder Pre-Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great
This is a rare and desirable example of an original nickel-plated vintage Conn New Wonder alto saxophone manufactured in the 1925, #M142XXX. His sax is in well-worn used condition with plenty of wear and scratching from many years of playing, but everything works great, and it is set up to good playing adjustment on older pads. This sax has a great warm, vintage edge. The item “1925 Conn New Wonder Pre-Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great” is in sale since Thursday, February 20, 2020. This item is in the category “Musical Instruments & Gear\Wind & Woodwind\Band & Orchestral\Saxophones”. The seller is “saxophant” and is located in Coventry, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Modified Item: No
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Body Finish: Nickel-Plated
  • Type: Alto
  • MPN: M142XXX
  • Key Finish: Nickel-Plated
  • Body Material: Brass
  • Brand: C.G. Conn
  • Skill Level: Professional

1925 Conn New Wonder Pre-Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great

1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Mostly Bare Brass, Plays Great

1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Mostly Bare Brass, Plays Great
1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Mostly Bare Brass, Plays Great
1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Mostly Bare Brass, Plays Great
1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Mostly Bare Brass, Plays Great
1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Mostly Bare Brass, Plays Great
1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Mostly Bare Brass, Plays Great
1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Mostly Bare Brass, Plays Great
1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Mostly Bare Brass, Plays Great
1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Mostly Bare Brass, Plays Great
1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Mostly Bare Brass, Plays Great
1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Mostly Bare Brass, Plays Great

1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Mostly Bare Brass, Plays Great
This is a rare and desirable example of a vintage Conn New Wonder II Chu alto saxophone manufactured in the 1927, #M192XXX. His sax is in well-worn used condition with plenty of wear and scratching from many years of playing, but everything works great, and it is set up to good playing adjustment on older pads. This sax has smooth, free response with a warm, vintage edge. The item “1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Mostly Bare Brass, Plays Great” is in sale since Thursday, February 20, 2020. This item is in the category “Musical Instruments & Gear\Wind & Woodwind\Band & Orchestral\Saxophones”. The seller is “saxophant” and is located in Coventry, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Modified Item: No
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Body Finish: worn laquer
  • Type: Alto
  • MPN: M192XXX
  • Key Finish: worn laquer
  • Body Material: Brass
  • Brand: C.G. Conn
  • Skill Level: Professional

1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Mostly Bare Brass, Plays Great

1963 Buescher 400 Tenor Saxophone, Snap Pads, Norton Springs, Plays Great

1963 Buescher 400 Tenor Saxophone, Snap Pads, Norton Springs, Plays Great
1963 Buescher 400 Tenor Saxophone, Snap Pads, Norton Springs, Plays Great
1963 Buescher 400 Tenor Saxophone, Snap Pads, Norton Springs, Plays Great
1963 Buescher 400 Tenor Saxophone, Snap Pads, Norton Springs, Plays Great
1963 Buescher 400 Tenor Saxophone, Snap Pads, Norton Springs, Plays Great
1963 Buescher 400 Tenor Saxophone, Snap Pads, Norton Springs, Plays Great
1963 Buescher 400 Tenor Saxophone, Snap Pads, Norton Springs, Plays Great
1963 Buescher 400 Tenor Saxophone, Snap Pads, Norton Springs, Plays Great

1963 Buescher 400 Tenor Saxophone, Snap Pads, Norton Springs, Plays Great
This is a great-playing example of a vintage Buescher 400 tenor saxophone, #384XXX. His sax retains the original style body with “hidden bell keys” and it plays like the best 400’s. Considerable wear and scratching, a number of repaired dents and resolders and everything works great. It is set up to good playing adjustment on older snap-in pads. This sax blows very easily with a strong characteristic edge. The item “1963 Buescher 400 Tenor Saxophone, Snap Pads, Norton Springs, Plays Great” is in sale since Thursday, February 13, 2020. This item is in the category “Musical Instruments & Gear\Wind & Woodwind\Band & Orchestral\Saxophones”. The seller is “saxophant” and is located in Coventry, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Modified Item: No
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Body Finish: Gold Lacquer
  • Type: Tenor
  • MPN: 384XXX
  • Key Finish: Nickle-Plated
  • Body Material: Brass
  • Brand: Buescher 400
  • Skill Level: Professional

1963 Buescher 400 Tenor Saxophone, Snap Pads, Norton Springs, Plays Great

King Super 20 Tenor Saxophone #771XXX, 1978, Fairly Recent Pads, Plays Great

King Super 20 Tenor Saxophone #771XXX, 1978, Fairly Recent Pads, Plays Great
King Super 20 Tenor Saxophone #771XXX, 1978, Fairly Recent Pads, Plays Great
King Super 20 Tenor Saxophone #771XXX, 1978, Fairly Recent Pads, Plays Great
King Super 20 Tenor Saxophone #771XXX, 1978, Fairly Recent Pads, Plays Great
King Super 20 Tenor Saxophone #771XXX, 1978, Fairly Recent Pads, Plays Great
King Super 20 Tenor Saxophone #771XXX, 1978, Fairly Recent Pads, Plays Great
King Super 20 Tenor Saxophone #771XXX, 1978, Fairly Recent Pads, Plays Great
King Super 20 Tenor Saxophone #771XXX, 1978, Fairly Recent Pads, Plays Great
King Super 20 Tenor Saxophone #771XXX, 1978, Fairly Recent Pads, Plays Great
King Super 20 Tenor Saxophone #771XXX, 1978, Fairly Recent Pads, Plays Great
King Super 20 Tenor Saxophone #771XXX, 1978, Fairly Recent Pads, Plays Great

King Super 20 Tenor Saxophone #771XXX, 1978, Fairly Recent Pads, Plays Great
This is a great-playing example of a great vintage King Super 20 tenor saxophone #771XXX made in 1978 when this great sax model still had it’s great American sound and craftsmanship. It has fairly recent pads in very good condition and t. His sax is set up to good playing adjustment. Some evidence of shallow dents and a resoldered brace on the neck, no effect on it’s great sound. This sax blows freely with solid presence and edge. Comes without a case but this. The item “King Super 20 Tenor Saxophone #771XXX, 1978, Fairly Recent Pads, Plays Great” is in sale since Sunday, February 16, 2020. This item is in the category “Musical Instruments & Gear\Wind & Woodwind\Band & Orchestral\Saxophones”. The seller is “saxophant” and is located in Coventry, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Model: Super 20
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Body Finish: Gold Lacquer
  • Type: Tenor
  • MPN: Does Not Apply
  • Key Finish: Nickle Plated
  • Body Material: Brass
  • Brand: King
  • Skill Level: Professional

King Super 20 Tenor Saxophone #771XXX, 1978, Fairly Recent Pads, Plays Great

1949 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Original Laquer, Plays Great

1949 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Original Laquer, Plays Great
1949 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Original Laquer, Plays Great
1949 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Original Laquer, Plays Great
1949 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Original Laquer, Plays Great
1949 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Original Laquer, Plays Great
1949 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Original Laquer, Plays Great
1949 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Original Laquer, Plays Great
1949 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Original Laquer, Plays Great
1949 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Original Laquer, Plays Great

1949 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Original Laquer, Plays Great
This is a great-playing example of a vintage original Buescher Aristocrat II alto saxophone, #328XXX with the Big B engraving on the bell. Wear and scratching on it’s original laquer finish, a number of minor, small dents and everything works great. It is set up to good playing adjustment on it’s older snap-in pads. This sax blows very easily with a beautiful vintage edge and character. The item “1949 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Original Laquer, Plays Great” is in sale since Thursday, February 13, 2020. This item is in the category “Musical Instruments & Gear\Wind & Woodwind\Band & Orchestral\Saxophones”. The seller is “saxophant” and is located in Coventry, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Modified Item: No
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Body Finish: Gold Lacquer
  • Type: Alto
  • MPN: 328XXX
  • Key Finish: Gold Lacquered
  • Body Material: Brass
  • Brand: Buescher Aristocrat II Big B
  • Skill Level: Professional

1949 Buescher Big B Aristocrat Alto Saxophone, Original Laquer, Plays Great

1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great

1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great
1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great
1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great
1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great
1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great
1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great
1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great
1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great
1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great

1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great
This is a rare and desirable example of an original nickel-plated vintage Conn New Wonder II Chu alto saxophone manufactured in the 1927, #155XXX. His sax is in well-worn used condition with plenty of wear and scratching from many years of playing, but everything works great, and it is set up to good playing adjustment on older pads. This sax has a great warm, vintage edge. The item “1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great” is in sale since Sunday, February 9, 2020. This item is in the category “Musical Instruments & Gear\Wind & Woodwind\Band & Orchestral\Saxophones”. The seller is “saxophant” and is located in Coventry, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Modified Item: No
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Body Finish: Nickel-Plated
  • Type: Alto
  • MPN: 155XXX
  • Key Finish: Nickel-Plated
  • Body Material: Brass
  • Brand: C.G. Conn
  • Skill Level: Professional

1927 Conn New Wonder II Chu Alto Sax/Saxophone, Original Plating, Plays Great