GIARDINELLI 812 SERIES BLACK NICKEL TENOR SAXOPHONE REVIEW
There is another post about the altos here: By skipsax in forum Tenor mpc. Similar Threads Official Review: Before i bought it i scoured the net trying to find a good review of the horn, needless to say there isnt much out there on this brand at least making horns. I’m wondering what the instrument quality is like, and if you’d recommend it to someone who’d be playing it well into the distant future, or if I should get a more well known brand. Results 1 to 7 of 7.
Built in conjunction with Eastman, this line line of trombones employs the latest in Computer Numerically Controlled CNC machinery, as well as traditional methods of brass manufacturing to ensure the highest quality instruments. Thanks for your review. By skipsax in forum Tenor mpc. About the Brand Giardinelli may be one of the newer brands on the market, but their debut line features high-quality instruments that produce the most beautiful tones. Both necks are engraved, have serial numbers to match the horn, and are specifically selected to match the individual characteristics of the instrument. A new instrument is an expensive purchase, which is why finding an affordable option is so important.
Body and bell are made of German nickel silver, plated with black nickel, and elaborately engraved. Their trumpets are built with stainless steel pistons for lower oxidation, two-piece valve casing for easier maintenance, double main tuning slide brace for the best response and brilliant tone, and an innovative 3rd valve kick-slide with a lock, among other features.
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Let me know what you think. After i got it I bought lacquer polish and silver polish and unless i hav 15 or so minutes to clean it after playing i wear gloves.
By Saxaholic saxophonr forum Sax vs. In the first part of this series, we introduced you to Giardinelli mouthpieces, reeds, and accessoriesbut did you know Giardinelli sells premium brasswind and woodwind instruments, too? The black nickel neck gives plunty of attack and the rose brass neck provides a warm tonal sound.
The sax is kinda heavy though but not as bad as some ive handled. When the sax arrived it had nlack under the keys, a nice sturdy yet attractive case. Designed and produced in conjunction with Backun, years of innovation and craftsmanship are built into every Reveiw clarinet. Looks fantastic and plays like a dream. I live in Australia, and I have seen this sax and I think it is absolutely stunning.
The sax shop out here said its so bad they wont even sell it on consignment.
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A superb instrument and priced to make it a remarkable value for an instrument of such fine quality. Thanks for your review. Each brasswind instrument manufactured by Giardinelli includes features and innovations not found elsewhere in its price range.
Their line of alto and tenor saxophones feature adjustable palm key risers that allow you to boost the height of the palm keys for better hand positioning, double braces on low C, B, and Bb keys that help them seal over time, a lacquer finish for a more focused sound, Italian leather pads with metal resonators for louder and clear sound, and a hard-hammered bell for better resonance, tone, and projection.
There is another post about the altos here: As you can see, their instruments are built with premium sound in mind. Giardinelli saxophones, trumpets, and trombones are designed and developed with the innovative Eastman Company, while their clarinets and flutes are designed in conjunction with Backun and Wm S.
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Review Giardinelli 812 Series Black Nickel Tenor Saxophone Black
Anyway I’m not a pro player and currently I play a the martin tenor that has been refinished and constantly goes out of adjustment far too often. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. I was also surprised to see that the ligature and cap of the mouthpiece were also silver-plated although the mouthpiece leaves much to be desiredIm using a eugene rousseau 4R sadophone my steel otto link 4 super tone master.
About the Brand Giardinelli may be one of the newer brands on the market, but their debut line features high-quality instruments that produce the most beautiful tones. Keys giardinellk silver-plated with black pearl buttons.
There is however, a significant difference in sound between the two necks and they both do exactly as they say they will. I’m looking for a sax that will go the distance structurally and musically. Originally Posted by kylanL. Built in conjunction with Eastman, this line line of trombones employs the latest in Computer Numerically Controlled CNC machinery, as well as traditional methods of brass manufacturing to giiardinelli the highest quality instruments.
Keys are silver-plated with black pearl buttons. Giardinelli flutes are available in solid-silver or silver-plated options, and have over years of craftsmanship and performance built into their DNA. Here is the summary that is given at the online music stores: I’m used to playing on a yamaha, and I’ve never heard of giardinelli before now.
Again I would like to mention how gorgeous this horn is, the engraving is a perfect balance and really sets it off. One thing that i hav to mention is that 3 of the black serifs inlays have fallen out, tenod wasnt much glue underneath them so im sure the factory was bein cheap, it’s easily fixed though and thats the only thing wrong with the sax at least so far. Similar Threads Official Review: Life is too short for long tones Altos: I recently had a band teacher who plays saxophone hold it and compliment the action and sturdiness of the horn he plays a selmer series III alto.
With one of the largest product offerings in the world, we offer educator-approved instruments and accessories from some of the most trusted brands in the industry. Body and bell are made of German nickel silver, plated with black nickel, and elaborately engraved. By reading this alone i was interested.
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