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    Selmer Mark VI: The Legends of the Legendary Legend.

    by  • November 8, 2011 • Selmer

    Legend: 5-digit serial number horns are the absolute greatest Mark VIs for a variety of reasons. Me: This legend comprises a bunch of stuff. Let me try to take it from the top. I first want to mention that this is primarily about altos and tenors, though: all other pitches of the Mark VI...

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    The Olds Super

    by  • October 25, 2011 • Saxophone

    First, this is not the Olds Super Star.  You’ll find out, shortly, that Olds tends to recycle parts of model names. Production Information s/n 1 to 2000? (1941 – 1943?) Available Pitches Eb Alto, Bb Tenor Available Finishes Lacquer, Silver Plate, Gold Plate (per Olds’ 1941 brasswind catalog) This is a very unique looking...

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    The Selmer Mark VI Tenor: Comparison Pics

    by  • July 25, 2011 • Selmer

    If there are ALTO comparison pics, we have to have TENOR pics, too. As with the alto page, I’m not quuuiiite finished, yet. I also won’t be doing this for the other pitches or the Low A Alto because those horns are considerably less common, so I don’t have enough pics to show.

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    The Selmer Mark VI

    by  • July 11, 2011 • Selmer

    First, a little note: there is so much to write about on the VI, that I’m breaking stuff down and trying to get a section of stuff ready at a time. In other words, I’m going to update this article a few times and add pictures and other goodies.

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