This is a great tenor for the modern road warrior kind of player. Vintage Couf Superba I tenor saxophone, serial number 80745. It has seen some gigs in its day but is in solid physical condition. There is no history of serious past repairs. The body tube, bow, bow cap and bell are all in great shape and have never seen major dent work or re-soldres. Its neck is also in very good condition and has never been pulled down. This Couff vintage neck is stamped with serial number 80787.
These Coufs are outstanding players for the modern sax player who plays in a wide variety of musical settings. There powerful sound and intense projection make them very appropriate in rock and R&B bands. They are also great in straight ahead situations. This Couf came into our shop on some very old pads. We are getting ready to put it through our full treatment and professionally re-pad it in our shop. It will soon feature all new premium leather pads, new resonators, corks, felts and a precise key regulation. This saxophone ships out in perfect playing condition with the original wood hard case.