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Sax’s other horn

Adolph Sax, the Belgian inventor of the sax horn which virtually all Civil War unit bands on both sides played—including those at Knoxville in November 1863—didn’t have to rest on the laurels with which an appreciative populace crowned him. Indeed, … Continue reading

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