For sale is an incredible Selmer Mark VI alto saxophone fully overhauled and worked on by famous sax repair tech Ken Beason!
This saxophones prior owner was a NASCAR racing legend, so if thats something that interests you be sure to message in!
This horn is a prime era original lacquer Selmer serial #119xxx with its matching serial number neck!
This horn is fully overhauled with Ken Beason's custom made Beasonators over sized metal resonators which are amazing reso’s loved by many!
Ken does amazing work and is famous for tweaking Selmer Mark VIs at a top tier level. With Ken throughout the years ive heard its not just about his setup rather there are various tweaks and adjustments that Ken does to the bodies of horns he works on that carry over through its life time.
This horn comes with 2x high end heavy metal oversized neck tenon screws. These are advertised to add resonance and projection to your horn. These actually sell for a pretty penny.
This horn is being sold as used and has its fair share of patina, scratches, Knicks, dings, fleabites, metal wear of various colors, repair marks, weld marks and other anomalies associated with a used antique.
The horn is an amazing horn, however the pads are now in used condition!
Please check out picture #12. Ken Beason had added an additional G# left pinky touch. This can be removed, but it actually feels so nice I figured it was a nice touch to keep.
This horn ships with non original case!
Overall this is a beautiful original lacquer horn. This horn is the perfect storm combination of serial number, original laq, beautiful engraving, Ken Beason work, great neck etc. When you put the pieces together this saxophone is an amazing piece.
If you have been looking to invest in a new Mark VI alto please buy and pay confidently, we will ship out ASAP upon payment!