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Selmer Radio Improved Alto Saxophone, Burnished Gold Plate

February 12, 2016

This is a Selmer Radio Improved model alto saxophone in burnished gold plate with the American style engraving.  This is one of probably between two and five saxophones of this model ever made with this finish and engraving ...

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1950 King Super 20 Alto

January 29, 2016

This horn was for sale here on my website, and was bought and overhauled to the new owners specifications (flat metal resonators, which I like on Kings) and it is now heading to its new home.  I did a full mechanical ...

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Selmer “Dorsey Model” Alto Saxophone

November 28, 2015

Well here is a horn you don't see every day.  This is a Selmer "Dorsey Model" alto saxophone in what I believe to be a very old factory relacquer- though done extremely well and color-correct so most folks wouldn't be able ...

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Selmer Super Sax “Cigar Cutter” Alto Saxophone, Gold Plate

November 28, 2015

This is a drop-dead gorgeous example of a Selmer Super Sax made in 1931, wearing its original gold plate.  It sports the "cigar cutter" octave mechanism, which to my view is unimportant enough that I forgot to photograph ...

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