Bert Brandsma - clarinet & saxophones
 
 
tenor saxes
 

tenor saxophone

At the moment, Bert has 3 tenor saxes in his collection.

The first is a Selmer, serial # N393389 bought brand new, while he was a student at the Conservatory in Groningen.

The other 2 are both Conn Connqueror 30M horns, with the sterling silver side keys. They both have a serial # that list it to 1937.


Bert plays tenor sax regularly with the Big Chris Barber band.


Symphonic experiences on tenor:

- The Wooden Prince -Béla Bartók

- Porgy and Bess   - George Gershwin

- Rhapsody in Blue - George Gershwin



Played with:

- Bergische Symphoniker

- Duisburger Philharmoniker (soloist)

- Orkest van het Oosten

- KMKJWF

- Noord Nederlands Orkest

- Cologne Opera House