VintageSax: Mouthpieces

Sopranos & Sopraninos Altos Tenors Baritones & Basses Miscellaneous Winds How to Purchase a VintageSax

Made in the heyday of the big bands, fashioned by the hands of skilled craftsmen, and blown hard during all-night cooking sessions...vintage mouthpieces offer something to just about every level of player. The best of the hard rubber, bell metal, and other specialty materials respond in ways made famous by artists from Coleman Hawkins to Joshua Redman, and are capable of making beautiful music in any kind of style.

Voice Maker Model Facing Material Comments Price
Soprano Selmer, Paris E Metal With ligature and reed guard. $300
Alto Jody Jazz Runyon #8 With spoiler, black, like new. $85
Alto Runyon SR 4 Black $50
Alto Wolf Tayne 4 Metal Facing stamped on table; short bite plate. $85
Tenor Berg Larson 105/1/M Hard Rubber V- or bullet-style drop-off before chamber; perfect bite plate. $150
Tenor Berg Larson 105/2/M Hard Rubber Gentle rollover baffle, V-shaped chamber. $175
Tenor Berg Larson 120/2/M (offset) Metal Scoop bill, stainless steel, vertical denim machine marks. Good condition! $250
Tenor Brilhart Tonalin 4 Great Neck, NY, facing stamped on table, serial no. 43943. $300
Tenor Selmer, Paris C* Metal Silver plated, scroll shank, C* stamped on top. Has fluted sides, a small, round chamber, and perfect bite plate. Comes with ligature. $200
Tenor Selmer, Paris Soloist, "Long Shank" C* Hard Rubber Facing stamped on the table, longer shank, perfect facing. $175
Tenor Selmer, Paris Jazz D Metal Silver plated, excellent condition. With ligature. $325

Sopranos & Sopraninos Altos Tenors Baritones & Basses Miscellaneous Winds How to Purchase a VintageSax