Buffet 400 Series Tenor Saxophone - Gold Lacquer

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A higher grade first or step up saxophone to help you on your way.

The Buffet 400 Series has been one of the teachers favourites for decades and will provide years of excellent performance for the beginning & advancing saxophonist.


The 400 Series saxophones are beautifully hand-engraved and built to a high quality by Buffet, one of Europe's leading woodwind makers. With keys up to high F# and even response across the registers, the 400 Series has good intonation and tonal qualities for jazz or classical performance.

The specification includes:

• Hand engraving on key cups, bell, bow, body and neck

• Pisoni pads with metal resonators

• Double arms on low C, B, Bb keys for better feel and stability in low register

• Reinforced spatula bracing

• Ribbed construction

• Deluxe backpack style case


• Material: Brass

• Finish: Gold lacquer

• Key Touches: Mother of Pearl

• Neck: Buffet

• Engraving: Bell, bow, body, neck & key cups hand engraved

• Case: Buffet deluxe back-pack style case

• Mouthpiece: Buffet plastic

• Made in: China

• 9 Month Interest Free Finance Available on this Product

• Free Professional Set Up & Free Check over within a Year

• Recommended for: Students


For decades, every time a new student walked through our doors, they would have a list of two or three saxes recommended by their teacher and Buffet was always one of them. This latest incarnation lives up to that reputation, even though the price has increased significantly which may rule it out for some beginners. The good news is that the quality and specification have also increased so now this a sax that many would consider an intermediate or "step up" model that many experienced players would be happy with. Phill (Sax.co.uk)

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    I have played Selmer S80 Alto saxophone for many years never interested in playing Tenor Saxophones One day I was looking at sax.co.uk website and thought if I should try a Tenor sax. I contacted sax.co.uk and ask if they can send me three sound clips of three different saxophones P Mauriat let bravo, Jupiter and the Buffett 400 I liked all the sound clips but I chose the buffet, not sure why I chose it. Could be the price But any way I ordered the Buffett. For the price this sax plays very well and easy to blow Altissimo is easy low notes easy I tried three different mouth pieces vandoren v16 T6 T8 And Otto link tone edge all play very well, using the free reed that came with the saxophone it was an unbranded reed, the reed played very well on all three mouthpiece altissimo it easier on vandoren V16s both mouthpiece Im so glad that sax.co.uk was able to help And thanks for the sound clips
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