To many, it represents the pinnacle of American saxophone production. However, due to their age, many of these horns are in a state of disrepair that prevents the player from truly appreciating the true performance of the Conn 10M. Currently, we have the following Conn 10M tenor sax on hand:. So we performed some major surgery to this old gal and have her now in top notch performance again thanks to our ProShop Overhaul.
Conn 10m Naked Lady War Time Tenor Saxophone w/ Rolled Tone Holes
Used Conn Vintage 10M Artist Naked Lady Tenor Saxophone - Sam Ash Used Gear
This is a prime xxx war era Conn. There were overall very few saxophones made these years. World War II was to During Conn started making gear for the war and there were a total of horns made combined for those year.
Henri Selmer,France,C. Sterling stamped with gold tone and purple faceted cut stone. Lovely coloring. Ring size 6.
A top-of-the-range pro horn from the s that maintains its status even today Of all the vintage saxes that come through the workshop, the 10M and its alto counterpart, the 6M 'underslung really 'does it for me'. I freely admit to being a fan of modern instruments - I like the slickness of the action, the free blowing feel, the relative neutrality of tone - something which many vintage horns lack. This is no bad thing, if what they lack are the things you don't much like in modern horns, but the 10M excels in that it combines the best of both worlds.