Tag: Saxophone Necks

My neck is loose does that effect the way my sax plays?

My neck is loose does that effect the way my sax plays? Of course it will… the neck fit is one of the most important things that needs to be correct for the saxophone to play at it’s best. Too loose, too tight, out of round, all these things can prevent the saxophone from playing […]

Fitting the saxophone neck cork.

Fitting the saxophone neck cork. The main thing to remember when fitting a neck cork to the mouthpiece is simple. The neck is a cone with a taper and both the cork and mouthpiece are cylinders. So you must sand the cork more on the side toward the neck register key and less at the […]

Protecting you saxophone neck.

Protecting you saxophone neck. Over the years I have seen most repair problem and a lot of different kinds of damage to saxophones. How to protect the saxophone neck. This is a list of a few ways to destroy your saxophone neck and a couple way to avoid the damage. * Carry it in the […]