High Note Musical Services

Specializing in Brass and Woodwind Repairs

A graphic of a Tenor Saxophone

Category: General

Once in a while someone will ask to have a mouthpiece banded to repair a crack, prevent a crack, or just for looks. The copper here looks nice. The lathe comes in handy for these jobs.

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I was asked by a friend to build a trumpet from a valve casing, lead pipe, and bell. Sent the valve casing down to Anderson Plating in the States, and they did a great job on the valve job. Making all the slide parts, and removable bell was quite a bit of work. This horn […]

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Here’s my latest project, a 1914 Curved Conn soprano with detachable neck. This is a rare one. I’m hoping its going to be a good one… This will get the full treatment, silver cleaning, special Conn mods to the keys to moderize, black roo pads, it will be a beauty when I’m done..  

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