Selmer Paris Series III Model 62 Jubilee Edition Alto Saxophone 62JA - Sterling Silver Body and Neck
The Selmer Paris Series III alto is the gold standard in classical saxophones. Its sound is superbly crafted and its ergonomics have been duplicated the world over. The 62JA is identical to the 62J except that the sterling silver horn and neck provide a beautiful look and bright tone with great projection. The Series III soprano, alto, tenor and baritone saxophones epitomize speed. Lightning-quick response and flawless ergonomics make these saxophones move; allowing you to perform at the speeds you need in these hyper-fast times. Instead of traditional brass, these saxophones are built on a platform with a slightly higher copper content-creating a rich warm tone that is automatic from the first breath into the instrument. Acoustics: Series III body style-full sound, Necks: Series III bore, Construction: mini ribs, Body material: sterling silver, Mouthpiece: S-80 C*, Mechanism: compact key positioning - closer to the body and directly under the hand, Range: high F# key, Front F key: spatula, Left-hand thumb rest: metal, Right-hand thumb rest: metal adjustable, Adjusting screws: high F, G# key, F#/G# lug, F#/G#, adjusting bar, low C#, low B, side C, side Bb, Pivot screws: tapered, Needle springs: blued steel, Pads: treated leather with metal resonators, C# vent to keep C# in tune, Hand-engraved bell, BAM case with case cover.
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All instruments are shop tested and adjusted To play perfectly before shipment. "it makes good sense to buy from people who service what they sell." We service everything that we sell. I have been playing sax, clarinet, and flute since 1951. I have been repairing instruments since 1978. My last major concert was for a host of pretty impressive guests, Including former President Bill Clinton, when he was in Boston with Senator John Kerry for a fund-raising event for Senator Ted Kennedy. I Played in the 22-piece John Payne saxophone choir at the Park Plaza Castle. Security was so tight, The secret service did background checks On each musician And we had to leave our instruments at the door To be searched by white house staff.
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