Saxophone – Instrument Care

Saxophone Care

  1. Use cork grease on the neck cork prior to each time you play your instrument.
  2. After playing the saxophone, dry the inside of the saxophone using a saxophone swab.
  3. Wipe the outside of the saxophone with a soft polishing cloth removing fingerprints and oils left by our hands.

Weekly clean the inside of your mouthpiece with warm soapy water and a mouthpiece brush.

Items needed to clean your instrument.

Cork Grease – $2.00

Saxophone Neck Cleaner – $5.00

Saxophone Swab

Alto Saxophone – $5.00

Tenor Saxophone – $5.00

Baritone Saxophone $5.00

Soft Cleaning Cloth – $3.00

Mouthpiece Brush – $3.00

You can purchase these from Mr. Shepard. Please make checks payable to YMS. You can purchase these items online or at a local music store like Music Time 2214 Dunn Avenue, Jacksonville, Florida 32218 (904) 696-9882.