Are P. Mauriat saxophones any good?

Sure, the early models had some kinks, like uneven keywork, but the saxes have gone through consistent improvement over the years, and now P. Mauriat has taken its place as one of the best saxophones in the world. Some of the best players in the world today are playing these fine horns.

Who makes P. Mauriat saxophones?

Albest Musical Instruments Co., Ltd.
We hereby confirm and wish to clarify that Albest Musical Instruments Co., Ltd. is the sole owner and exclusive producer of “Rolled Tone Hole” saxophones under the brand name P. Mauriat. All P. Mauriat products are manufactured in Taiwan.

How much does it cost to Repad a bari sax?

*For horns over 30 years old add $70.00. Repad price does not include charges for dent removal, solder work, frozen rods, etc….Saxophone Repair.

SAXOPHONES Average for Playing Condition *Repad
Student B Flat Soprano $80.00 $490.00
E Flat Alto $80.00 $490.00
B Flat Tenor/ C Melody $90.00 $500.00
E Flat Baritone** $125.00 $630.00

How high can a bari sax play?

It is one octave lower than the alto saxophone. Modern baritones with a low A key and high F♯ key have a range from C2 to A4.

What is P. Mauriat?

Real Tone 201 The Le Bravo Saxophone from P. Mauriat combines warm, resonant gold brass with the powerful, solid nickel-silver Super VI neck to create a thick sound that has serious punch.

Who plays P. Mauriat?

Current professional artist/endorsers of these saxophones include: James Carter, Greg Osby, Darren Rahn, Hamiet Bluiett, Nelson Rangell, Ada Rovatti-Brecker, Jason Marshall, and Andy Snitzer. “The first time I tried a P. Mauriat saxophone I was stunned by the tone and the fast response.

How much does Repadding a saxophone cost?

Other Charges*

Neckcork (with P/C) $14.00 + $1.00 parts Replace water key cork (bari)
Pads $10.00 each + $5.00 parts Replace springs
Re-round neck tenon $25.00 Straighten all key guards
Solder keys (soft) (w/spot lacquer add $10.00) $15.00 Tone hole repair
Solder keys (silver) $15.00 Solder and adjust octave key

How often should a saxophone be serviced?

Senior Member. I aim for once a year, give or take a month or two and I give my sax a good clean and oil every 4-6 months.

Does Bari Sax read bass clef?

Nick Wyver said: If you’re playing bari, reading bass clef in concert pitch is a doddle. Just read it as a treble clef and add 3 sharps to the key signature (or subtract 3 flats).