An Overhaul will return your instrument to its original performance specifications. Our experienced technician will disassemble your saxophone and remove the pads. Any plated parts will be ultrasonically cleaned and lightly buffed. New pads, key corks, and neck cork will be installed in addition to any necessary springs. Our technician will do all basic swedging and key fitting, and minor dent work if needed. Your saxophone will be reassembled, lubricated, performance tested and final adjustments made. . We’ll finish off by cleaning your saxophone and case to make it performance ready. Re-lacquering is available for an additional fee, please contact us for an estimate.
Soprano Saxophone $425*
(labor $356 + parts $69)
Alto Saxophone $410*
(labor $340 + parts $70)
Tenor Saxophone $435*
(labor $340 + parts $95)
Baritone Saxophone $545*
(labor $436 + parts $109)
*Prices are based on instruments in average condition. Replacements of worn, missing, or damaged parts additional. Extensive dent or key work, necessary soldering additional cost. Premium pads, tone boosters, or Buescher Snap-on pads are available upon request for an additional fee.
Step-Up and Professional Model Mechanical Overhaul –
These specialized services are available by estimate only.
Neck Cork Replacement -
Worn neck cork? Our technician will remove your old cork; then custom cut and fit a fresh cork for your Saxophone neck.
Playing Condition -
Not ready to have your saxophone restored to its original performance specifications? However, you know something isn't right with your instrument. Have our experienced technicians perform a full inspection. They will replace necessary springs, pads, and key corks while restoring proper alignment of keys. A final play test and clean up will ensure playability of your saxophone. The charge will be based on the work and materials needed for your repair.