Yamaha serial dating is rather hard to knowif you know its early then i would just and i love this one, (i only own one sax) also a buescher aristocrat. The c melody saxophone is a by buescher production of c melody saxophones appears to c melody saxophone (new wonder series 2 dating from. Articles (woodwinds) conn saxophone recognition guide conn saxophone recognition guide here are some pointers on conn saxophones the title is really a misnomer, because for the most part i will assume here that you can distinguish an alto saxophone from a tenor saxophone. Selmer bundy with serial number 440259 some earlier models dating from the 1940's and earlier were i have a selmer bundy ii alto saxophone serial number. Buescher serial number list buescher trumpet serial numbers are most big thanks to dr rick's vinllage flute and sax shop website for providing some of the. Saxophone glossary a buescher saxophone that followed the aristocrat and was this helps in dating saxophones that look “vintage” but are just “used.
» alto saxophones this is a good looking original lacquer buescher that show signs of use but not wild abuse at #824k i will estimate its dating at 1988. A vintage buescher band instrument company saxophone, serial number 87686 21a, and dating to circa 1921 it has an unlacquered brass finish with mother of pearl keys a ligature clamp and two mouthpieces, one by selmer, are included. Are vintage saxophones better than modern ones what to look out for and where to buy them also some vintage buescher ads from the arcvives. Vintage saxophones in the works, and forthcoming: - buescher aristocrat alto - full restoration including hand refinish more info.
Gus buescher set up his company in the late 19th century in elkhart, indiana like the martin brothers he had worked for colonel conn for a time this is one of the last true tones made, with its serial number dating it to 1930 it uses resonator pads following the company’s patent for snap-on pads in 1923. Dating selmer saxophones gold metal model help me identify this saxophone buescher is this a and a bunch of general questions carbon dating a. Saxophoneorg - created by saxophone players for saxophone players features an active saxophone forum, buy sell trade your sax, saxophone museum, sax teachers and more. Buescher saxophones are noted for their rich and smooth sound sigurd rascher, the well known classical saxophonist, author and teacher played a buescher tru-tone throughout his playing career, and in jazz, johnny hodges sweet and soaring tone was played on a series of bueschers, most notably an aristocrat and a 400.
Welcome to historical clarinet information menu saxophone serial numbers buescher sax i am also collection alto and tenor saxophone. Yamahacollector yamaha loyalist this makes dating a yamaha wind this is a quote from one of yamaha's own websites relating to the yss-62 soprano saxophone.
A vintage buescher “true tone” c melody saxophone, serial number 48392, dating this instrument to 1920 features include a silver plate finish on the saxophone and keys, with some keys having mother of pearl accents under the serial number, the back is marked “true tone, trade mark registered, low pitch, license pat dec 8 1914. Classic tenor sax dating from 1965 i bought this curved soprano about five years ago from the saxophone technician rupert noble in brighton buescher 400 tenor sax the item is used and in very good condition,.
Here's a vintage buescher 400 “top hat & cane” model tenor sax, serial number 324148 these are always very fun instruments to play, made at the time when buescher was working at the height of their company. I just aquired a small pile of altos, mostly to use for parts, all buescher stencils, two of which are elkharts with a cartoonish engraving of an elk on the bell with made by buescher enscribed beneath. Hi folks im looking for some advice on a buesher serial 246xxx price at $50000 au can anyone tell me anything about this model thanxs.
59 rows the vintage saxophone gallery buescher serial number chart a fire at. Saxophones buescher the detail at the bottom of the bow looks like a buescher compare your sax to these photos of buescher truetone series iv altos:. A lot of the saxophones stamped boosey and hawkes are stencil instruments buescher: horns stamped the the serial numbers listed here are for the german. But in addition, note that all but a handful of stencils are based on first-generation low pitch saxophones, such as the buescher true-tone if you’re looking for a vintage pro or semi-pro american-built horn, such as a buescher aristocrat or 400 or martin imperial, or conn new wonder ii or naked lady, you will not find a stencil equivalent.
Your 1st stop for saxophone resources-the oldest and #1 rated online resource for saxophone professionals and enthusiasts including historical information, tips and conn-selmer :: serial numbers view the manufacturing date ranges on serial numbers for many of our legendary brands. Buescher elkhart serial numbers serial number dating system study in the equipment forums buescher instruments catalog | saxophone. Dating by case construction/hardware or the color of velvet is just a that isn't based on an opinion but on having owned a couple hundred buescher saxophones. Vintage horns for sale: search horns category: type: 322xxx original buescher aristocrat alto saxophone serial#: 322xxx: buescher: $180000. A guide to dating york instruments determining the date of a york instrument made in grand rapids, michigan is rather problematic because no records are availableapparently, somewhere during the transfer of the company from carl fisher to tolchin instruments or the subsequent purchase by martin tolchin, the original records.