Posted on January 11, 2017.
For sale is my Buescher Big B Tenor Sax. The serial number on this piece is 304,394, so it was made between 1945 and 1946 (according to this reference – http://www.saxophone.org/museum/serialNumbers).
I purchased the sax roughly ten years ago when I was in college, played it for 2-3 years and it has not been played since. I’ve kept it safely stored in the case, safe from any adverse conditions (extreme heat, cold, water, etc.).
The lacquer is worn, but in my time owning the sax, it has worked well mechanically. This was the condition I purchased the sax in and I have not made any repairs during my ownership. Please see the pictures for full detail.
The case is functional, but in well worn shape. Fine for home storage, but not great for travel.
Included with the sax is a like new Hercules sax stand. Here is the model – https://www.amazon.com/Hercules-DS530BB-Alto-Tenor-Stand/dp/B000XNNVO6
I’m selling the Beuscher because I just don’t play any more. I am asking $1,500, or best offer. I am happy to take more photos and answer any questions. Just shoot me an email and we can talk. Any serious buyers are welcome to come see the sax and test it out.
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