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Yamaha YAS-32 Brass Gold Lacquered Alto Saxophone****SOLD****

Yamaha YAS-32 Brass Gold Lacquered Alto Saxophone****SOLD****

Selling on behalf of the Estate of the late great jazz player and teacher, George Galway R.I.P., who carefully selected this instrument for his personal collection many years ago. 

Now there is a great opportunity to take ownership of this very nice example of the YAS-32 Intermediate level alto.

The sax has gold lacquered body and keys which are all original and in excellent condition.

No dents.

The sax is listed as seen and would benefit from a service and clean which can be done before delivery or by your local Technician.

Includes: sax, neck, case, Yamaha 4C mouthpiece, ligature and cap, Yamaha cleaning cloth

 

 

Description

This instrument is part of the Estate of George Galway who passed away aged 79 in October 2020.

He began playing the saxophone professionally while still in his teens, as part of many dance showbands in late-1950s Belfast. 

He moved to Manchester in the 1970s and began a successful career as a music teacher, but still gigged constantly all around the country. 

George didn’t slow down in any way until about 2015, and having lived the world of jazz for nearly seven decades, he had built up an immense repertoire and wealth of knowledge about the saxophone instrument, with its many brands, series, metals, construction and playing techniques, mouthpieces and so on.
He carefully acquired a number of them over the years – both for their monetary investment value, as well as the personal joy he got from playing them. 

Each one is a beautiful example, and you can guarantee that any sax coming from George’s collection will work well for you and appreciate in value.

Additional information

Instrument Type

Alto

Manufacturer

Product Level

Intermediate

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