How to make your saxophone reeds play better

How to make your saxophone reeds play better

I meet a lot of good saxophone players who are still struggling with reeds after many years of playing. After experimenting with dozens of varieties of reeds, I have come to the conclusion that you really can FIX your reed problems forever and just move past this...

How Rare is Your Selmer Saxophone?

The following chart shows how rare each Selmer saxophone is. This is brand new information that has never been available before. It is thanks to friend of GetASax, Douglas Pipher’s painstaking work digitizing the handwritten Selmer archives that have not been...
How to Buy your First Saxophone

How to Buy your First Saxophone

With money, dummy! This is a post for people shopping for a first saxophone under $1500 that is a quality instrument and maintains its value fairly well over time. If you are skimming, here’s the short answer: Avoid the cheapest, no-name saxophones because they...