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Vintage Original Lacquer The Martin Committee III Alto Sax, Serial #169123

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Our Price: $ 2,295.00

Product ID: 169123MartinComIIIAlto

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The Martin Alto
This is a vintage “The Martin” Committee III alto saxophone in original lacquer, serial #169123. The original lacquer finish is in great condition showing typical play wear. These altos are great free blowing players and are an excellent choice for anyone looking for a serious player under $3,000. This one in particular has a ultra quick response and plays on the brighter side of the color spectrum. It packs quite the punch as well. The projection on this alto is fantastic. 
 
The body tube, bow, bow cap, neck and bell are all in nice physical condition. All of the posts, rails and guards are in good shape and do not show any history of re-solders. There is some wear around the bell flare but nothing serious. The bow cap is in perfect condition and has never been dented or pushed in. Its original neck with matching serial number is with the sax and is in great shape. This alto was fully restored in the Saxquest repair shop in late 2019. It showcases all new pads with metal domed resonators, new felts and new corks.  
 
The Martin is a powerful player and is a versatile choice for the working saxophonist. This sax ships out in perfect playing condition with a protec contoured case.