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Saxophone Repair Services at West Music

Playing Condition for Student Model Instruments (Plus Pads)*

Soprano Saxophone $60
Alto Saxophone $60
Tenor Saxophone $70
Baritone Saxophone $90
  • Instrument is checked for loose screws, rods, as well as loose or worn pads.
  • Worn or missing key corks, felts, or silencers are replaced.
  • Body is checked for proper alignment.
  • Secure posts and check for proper alignment.
  • Corrosion is removed from hinge tubes, hinge rods, and pivot screws.
  • Hinge tubes and rods are checked for proper alignment.
  • Pad leaks are found using a leak light and removed by floating the pads.
  • The key mechanism is regulated to playing condition and the venting height is adjusted. Any lost motion is removed.
  • Oil and grease rods and screws.
  • The mouthpiece is cleaned and checked for damage.
  • The neckpipe and case are cleaned.
  • The instrument receives a final play test.

30 Day Warranty

Mechanical Overhaul for Student Model Instruments*

Soprano Saxophone $395
Alto Saxophone $395
Tenor Saxophone $425
Baritone Saxophone $625

All of the above as well as:

  • The instrument is disassembled and swedge keys to eliminate all lateral play.
  • Tone holes are leveled.
  • The instrument parts are cleaned in detergent.
  • All new pads, key corks, felts, and neckcork is installed. Pad leaks are found by using a leak light and removed by floating or leveling the pads.
  • Secure posts, and replace necessary springs.
  • Clean and buff mouthpiece.
  • Regulate to top playing condition and any lost motion is removed.
  • The instrument receives a final play test and wipe down.

6 MonthWarranty

Mechanical Overhaul for Professional Model Instruments*

Soprano Saxophone $595
Alto Saxophone $595
Tenor Saxophone $655
Baritone Saxophone $895

All of the above as well as:

  • Fill posts to remove excess rod play.
  • All new pads, key corks, tenon corks.
  • Springs are replaced as needed.
  • The keys are refit to closer tolerances.
  • The pads are leveled to closer tolerances.
  • More attention is paid to cosmetic work.
  • 6 MonthWarranty

    Each Technician on an Individual Basis will quote Professional Custom Shop Repairs.

    Other Charges*

    Neckcork (with P/C) $14.00 + $1.00 parts Replace water key cork (bari) $2.00
    Neckcork (without P/C) $25.00 + $1.00 parts Replace water key spring (bari) $3.00
    Pads $10.00 each + $5.00 parts Replace springs $3.00 each
    Re-round neck tenon $25.00 Straighten all key guards $25.00
    Solder keys (soft) (w/spot lacquer add $10.00) $15.00 Tone hole repair $10.00 each
    Solder keys (silver) $15.00 Solder and adjust octave key $25.00 minimum charge
    Stuck MouthpieceNo charge
    Tone hole repair
    Re-round tone hole $10.00 each
    Reface (level) tone hole (included in overhaul) $10.00 each

    By Quote Only

    Align bent body, bell, or keys Engraving Regulate
    Case repair Free binding keys Remove stuck swab
    Clean sticky pads and toneholes Key buffing Replace corks
    Cut out stuck hinge rods Key fitting Replace/repair tenons
    Damaged or worn tone holes Redress tone holes Straighten bent hinge rods
    Dent Removal Refinishing Straighten bent keys

    * These prices are average estimates only. Exact estimates will be provided upon inspection of the instrument. Estimates available at no charge.




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