Endorsements/Gear I Use
I am a "Yamaha performing artist" and all of my saxophones are Yamahas!
Yamaha-YTS-875S-Custom Silver plated Tenor
Yamaha-YSS-82Z-Custom Black Lacquer Soprano
Yamaha YBS-62 -Bari with low A
Muramatsu GX Silver Flute
Yamaha- 581-HHV-Silver Flute
SELMER SIGNET Alto Flute
Francois Louis custom made mouthpiece. A solid silver model that was hand made by Francois Louis in Belgium in 1992. Tip opening is approx. 132.
Beechler White Diamond S5
"Woodstone"-Steel Ebonite-Super Custom "Artist" #6
I use and endorse Ligaphone ligatures. They really help even out the response in all the registers, and at all volume levels.
“Ligaphone” Universal ligature and also the Francois Louis ligature that came with the mouthpiece.
“Ligaphone” Classical ligature.
“Ligaphone” Universal ligature.
I play and endorse D'Addario "Select Jazz" 3-Medium unfiled reeds on Tenor, Alto & Bari saxes.
I play and endorse "Ligaphone" # 3 Jazz soprano sax reeds.
I play Drelinger flute headjoints. I use both the silver "Freeflow" and the wooden models.
I use and endorse Aphex mic preamps. They sound fantastic!
I protect all of my saxophones in Walt Johnson Cases.
I use and endorse Bagend speakers both live and in the studio. The BEST sounding speakers around!
Oleg is a great inventor of saxophone products. I use and endorse his neck straps and palm key risers.