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How to buy a used saxophone

How to buy a used saxophone

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A used saxophone has a definite mystique, but even the most sought after used alto saxophones, used tenor saxophones, and used baritone saxophones won’t sound like a buyer hopes if they aren’t in good working condition. Jonathan Cathell, who has repaired woodwinds for twenty years, offers pointers for bargain hunting musicians. Check Craftsmanship of a Used Saxophone It’s important to determine whether the used saxophone is a student saxophone, intermediate saxophone, or professional saxophone. “Most instruments have a model number,” Jonathan remarks. “On a used saxophone, the brand, model, and serial number are usually found on the back of the instrument just below the thumb hook.” Once a buyer has this information, a google search can uncover its quality, features, and mater...