My Broken Saxophone

My precious Allora Paris Series Tenor Sax is broken! The left-hand thumb rest detached from the saxophone. I don't know why it came undone, or what type of glue was used. It looks like an easy fix though. I will either do it myself or take it to the local repair guy in town because I … Continue reading My Broken Saxophone

How High The Moon, Sort of

So I've been trying to attain some speed and technique and more accurately played rhythms and make more complete ideas. Jazz improvisation is not the easiest thing in the world, but, it is one of the most satisfying activities I have ever experienced in life. I will be forever learning I think. The tune is … Continue reading How High The Moon, Sort of

The Allora Sax

Allora Pro Level Saxophone I have to admit that I purchased this saxophone because of the price. While playing in the Navy band program I pretty much always play Yamaha Pro horns. I got out in 2007 and had not played since then. I got the new Allora Paris Professional Tenor sax nearly two months … Continue reading The Allora Sax

Allora Paris Series Tenor Sax

My Review of Allora Paris Series Tenor from Tony Tate on Vimeo. The Allora Paris Series Tenor Saxophone A little over a month ago I purchased the Allora Paris Series Tenor sax not knowing a lot about it. I looked for videos on YouTube but none that really demonstrated the horn very well. Now I'm certainly … Continue reading Allora Paris Series Tenor Sax