Tenor Sax # 85,xxx with choice of KB SAX
Original lacquer (93%)
American assembled & engraved
The mid 80,xxx
series are amongst the most sought after tenors. This particular horn
is in exceptional condition! It has about 93% of the original lacquer
remaining with the only lacquer wear on the touch points and on the
back of the tube. The bell flare and bottom bow are in great
The horn came to us
with a later period Mark VI neck and
we decided to sell it with your choice of a KB Sax handcrafted tenor
neck. One outstanding combo is using a Vanguard C-69 brass. And if you
wanted to tweak the sound with a little more width and warmth, the
Redwood Hand Hammered Copper is also a great choice.
a brand new top notch overhaul and is set up with the period correct
plastic resonators. The action is tight and the near new (original!)
pearls feels crisp under your fingertips.
The horn is
classic mid 80,xxx Mark VI! Super fast responding, focused and
projecting sound with a vibrant core tone. Super even and easy to fly
through the entire range and into altissimo.
Fun factor in top
and fine tune your sound with choice of KB Sax neck!
If you have any questions about this horn, please feel free
to give us a call at 212-683-2985 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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