Selmer Paris Reference 36 Tenor SaxophoneThe Resurrection of the Old Great Sax Secrets.The Reference 36 Tenor Saxophone is a recreation of the famous Selmer (Paris) Balanced Action. Featuring a wider bore diameter at the bow-to-bell junction, the Reference 36 possesses open, flexible and rich playing qualities. The neck, body, bow and bell are also produced from a special brass alloy with a higher copper content for a richer, warmer sound. Kid leather pads with plastic tone boosters contribute to sound projection and playing flexibility. The compact design makes the keys feel closer to the body of the instrument. The Reference 36 also includes the traditional pearl key for front F. Available in the vintage matte finish or dark lacquer. Please choose.