This sax has been completely custom rebuilt and restored to great condition in house at Borodi Music located in Cleveland. The trumpet is in great shape and has almost no scratche King Super 20 Silversonic Symphony Trumpet Vintage King Super 20 Trumpet with Sterling Silver Bell and leadpipe. There are no visible signs of any damage suffered by the Saxophone. It was made by the H. No refunds, returns, or price adjustments. Sax is on sale locally.
I will be happy to answer any questions. Also, the engineering group for Mr. And they include unique features that Yamaha eventually abandoned, like those cool wraparound low key guards. This would be a great instrument for a collector or a technician that could repair it. The models would later add a high F usually as a longer lever above the side F.
Thus his Alexandre clarinets were briefly made in Paris until they were discountinued. A Saxello I once owned was difficult to play in tune. Note: 3rd valve slide is really tight and will need to be lapped as the instrument is unused. This horn is a vintage relacquer. His brother Hugh White, widow Edna White, and daughter Cathryn White-Ludwig all acted as president after his death. Ask questions before you bid.
You'd have to get a. We absolutely do need a hard copy of your resale card in order to not charge you sales tax. Please contact me for further pictures. I will post additional photos to a Picasa online album- please inquire and I will send the the link to the Picasa album. I accept Paypal and all major credit cards thru Square. In recent years, these horns have developed a cult following, and I consider some of the models to be seriously undervalued.
The plastic thumbrest had a 2 point connection. International Bidders Take Note: We cannot control nor adequately track shipment beyond the borders of the United States. This prevented breaking which apparently was a problem on Selmer horns at that time. Henri Selmer was born in 1858, the 10th child, to Charles-Frederic Selmer. I hope to have a friend come by this weekend to try it and explain if it needs anything. Check out my other items I will pack it very well. This is a King Cleveland vintage Super 20 alto saxophone, serial number 353123.
The underslung octave mechanism was discontinued, and these horns are generally considered to be of lesser quality and not as desirable. The gold leaf is new. This slug is on both top and bottom of the keywork. Full page photo shows Tommy Dorsey playing trombone. Prima della consegna garantisco lavaggio e sterilizzazione a ultrasuoni dello strumento. I'd like to try one, tho.
Students whose parents could afford it bought horns from Buescher, Martin, Conn, King and a few other manufacturers that came and went. Couf made improvements on the Keilwerth design. Silver bell, silver neck, engraved, original finish. I generally ship domestic on Tuesdays and Thursdays. See our article on for more information.
One caveat that I'm sure many who have sampled these horns might have noticed, they respond very differently with various mouthpiece setups. I personally think that Conn imported this body from France, but no body markings or other information is known, thus highly doubtful. Once it ships from our store. There is a bari on ebay right now that needs this neck. This is the one that most players want…pearl keys, silver neck, and the G key moves in the same direction as the left hand spatula. But since Pan American was clearly a different product, they could be sold to other stores in the same area.
I doubt that it is. All parts on the saxophone are original. Sheet music, music books, instruction books, instrument advertising and accordion memorabilia from the music store of Edward Gurzynski, a well-known and accomplished accordionist and composer from upstate New York. Gold wash bell interior All original. Some lacquer wear from normal use, but no major body issues. The sax hasn't been played in many years and will require restoration. Lacquer is original 95 percent there.
The engraving on the bell is readable but is not as crisp as it was from the factory. But serviceable scratches on outside of cup, none on lip contact areas Serial number 444503 Up for auction we have an absolutely pristine King Super 20 Model S2 trumpet. Paul Cohen has allowed me to copy at length from his various articles. Also notice the neck stiffener under the neck which is smooth and does not have a crease like the Paris horns. Patent 2533389 granted December 12, 1950 was intended to provide more positive sealing and a lighter action, and became the trademark of the Super 20. The deluxe Yamaha Xeno double case and 16C4 mouthpiece are less than a year old and both are in like new condition. The plastic thumbrest had a 2 point connection.