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1947 F.E.Olds (Los Angeles) Studio Trombone. Solid nickel silver bell flair, braces, tunning slide and slide crook. Dark tone, all original parts and lacquer. No dents. Dual bore slide and bell are in beautiful condition. Upper slide bore is .525 , lower slide bore is .540. Comes with a period case in fair condition. No MPC. $695. (Pics at bottom) SOLD 5/13
1970's Blessing Valve trombone. Excellent condition. Completely cleand, ports set and ready to play. Very well built as horns were in those days. Case is in great shape. $825
1970 Conn 8D French Horn. This horn came to us with a crushed bell
and a large hole in it. We replaced it with a new solid nickel silver 8D bell and was not lacquered. Great tone and playability. $1295 SOLD 3/13
1990's Holton "Farkas" French Horn. Model 179 solid nickel silver. In wonderful condition. Original case is also in excellent condition. $1995 Free insured shipping within the continental U.S SOLD 5/13
1971 King "Duo Gravis" Bass Trombone. Played for a short while in
the 70's and has not been played since. Beautiful all original condition Bore size is .562 with dual rotors to go from Bflat to F and E. Case is
in excellent condition. Slide action is superb. Comes with a Bach 4G mouthpiece. $1250 SOLD
1915 Conn BBb Sousaphone. This sousa is in wonderful condition for it's nearly 100 years of age. Valves are fully plated with good compression and a lively sound. Local pick up only. $2150 SOLD 2/14
1970 King Super 20 Tenor Sax #460xxx. All new pads. 20% lacquer remaining. A great pro playing horn. The neck and bell are made of brass verses silver on some of the earlier models. Solid nickel silver key hinges with brass engraved key cups. No dents. Comes with a good solid case. $2295. (Pics at bottom)
1937 Buescher Aristocrat Tenor Sax. Big, beautiful tone. Original lacquer is 99% intact. Some splotching to the bell face. All new corks, felts and JL Smith premium pads with Buescher snaps and Norton springs. The previous owner said she received this sax from her parents in 1940. Hasn't been played much in the last 60 years! The case is not original but comes from the same era and is in decent working condition. Dark cellulose lacquer patina. $1995
Selmer Jazz metal C** Alto sax with cap and ligature Like new......$225. List price is $650
Brillhardt 5* metal Level Air Alto sax with cap and ligature. Excellent condition. $95. List price is $180 Vintage Brillhart Ebolin Tenor Sax mouthpiece from Great Neck, N.Y. #5 stamped on the back table denotes an early example from the late 40's or early 50's. No damage to the bite plate, rails or chamber. The top side logo is worn away but not scratched or damaged. Serial number is 5 digits, #37947. Comes with what I believe to be the original clear plastic cap designed for an inverted ligature. $170. SOLD 3/13
Clarinets 1970 Evette Schaeffer Clarinet. Same as the current Buffet E13 semi pro model clarinet. Overhauled : new cork pads, bladder style pads on the large bottom key cups. Beautiful condition. Original case. Undercut tone holes. $1095.
1968 Buffet R13. All original. Very open tone. All new lucien delux pads at the bottom keys combined with cork pads on the upper joint and upper half of the bottom joint. Undercut tone holes. New list is in excess of $4600. Comes with a new case. $1850
1959 Buffet R13 Clarinet. This golden era Buffet is perfect in every way. Beautiful wood grain with a big free blowing open tone. All new Lucien Delux pads at the bottom combined with cork pads on the upper joint. No mouthpiece. $1850. New retail is $4600. Comes with a newer Buffet double case for B flat and A clarinets. SOLD 3/13 Flutes 1973 Haynes flute. Open hole low B foot. All solid silver. Medium wall at .014.......Beautiful tone and such a joy to play. Never any dents or serious repairs to this flute as it was well cared for. All new Straubinger pads. Comes with the original case in good condition. $5150
1905 Haynes Flute #98x, Grenedella wood, solid silver keys to low C Wonderful warm tone. Plays very well at A435. Overall length 26 1/4 in. Sounding length is 23 5/8 in. Embrochure is 11.8 x 10.4 mm Would be a fine addition to any players arsenal or collectors display There is no lateral play in the key work. New Lucien Delux pads. The head joint has a repaired crack that is barely noticable (Not uncommon) The case is not original and is in fair condition. $2995
1930's to 1950's Metro Flute from the Lockie Music Exchange,L.A.,Ca. This is a unique flute in the fact that it has soldered tone holes. Can't
find much information on it. It is my belief that this was a stencil
flute possibly made by Bettony out of Boston. Solid nickel silver body, plated keys. It came to us in very poor condition but it has been restored and plays very nicely. Closed hole to low C. Extra heavy wall at .020 gives this flute a full, stable tone. Serial number BN 6659. $695
Bassoons 1960's Linton student bassoon in good playing condition. $1195
Used, restored student Yamaha, Bundy, King, Conn, alto and tenor saxes from $595 and up. Used, restored,quality made, student flutes,clarinets, trumpets, piccolos, and trombones from $295 and up.