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 LAKECIA BENJAMIN
Saxophonist, Bandleader, Craig Robinson and the Nasty Delicious, Gregory Porter

"Long story short, I love love love the Key Leaves."

 

LORENZO FERRERO
Grammy Winning S
axophonist, Composer, Afro Peruvian Jazz Orchestra

"I use the Spit Sponge pad cleaner the most and it really helps and prevents sticking. The GapCap is great!”

TIMOTHY McALLISTER
Soloist, PRISM, Interlochen Center for the Arts, University of Michigan

"Key Leaves are simply a fantastic product and long overdue in our field! I use my set every day and I highly recommend them everywhere I go."

STEVE KORTYKA
Tony Bennett, Lady Gaga, Brian Newman Orchestra, New Alchemy Jazz Orchestra

"I've been using Key Leaves religiously on my low Eb and C#. They're great. It fixed sticky G# too."

IAN HENDRICKSON-SMITH
The Roots, The Tonight Show, Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings

"What a simple, smart solution to an age old issue. Thanks for making these!"

GERALD ALBRIGHT
Acclaimed Recording Artist

"Great product. I’ve been using the leaves on my horns. Works well! Thanks again!"

JÉRÔME LARAN
Soloist, Saxophone Professor at Conservatoire W.A Mozart and P.Dukas

"The GapCap is excellent and the Key Leaves keep the saxophone playing well."

SARA TRAFICANTE
Flutist, Educator, McMaster University

"The Spit Sponge pad dryer worked fabulously, better than the traditional paper, and I definitely recommend this product!"

SAL LOZANO
L.A. Studio Legend, Academy Awards Orchestra, Professor at California State University Long Beach

"The Key Leaves are great. They work very well. I left them off for a few days and noticed a big difference."

GIANNI BARDARO
Italian Saxophonist, Composer, Verve/Universal Recording Artist

"GapCap is looking awesomely good, also very helpful to keep my instrument safe. Thank you Key Leaves for such a special saxophone caring tool...highly recommend!"

CAMILLE THURMAN
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Composer, Multi-instrumentalist, Vocalist

"Since I’ve been using Key Leaves, there hasn’t been any sticky pads, at all! This is a must have product for all saxophonists."

JEFFREY LEUNG
Saxophonist, Associate Director - International Saxophone Academy
"The innovative design of these Key Leaves not only addresses C# but prevents G# from sticking and opens up E-flat to promote pad longevity."

JALEEL SHAW
Saxophonist & Band Leader, Roy Haynes Quartet, Tom Harrell’s “Colors Of A Dream”

"All of your products are working great for me. I’ve been using all of them lately, especially when I finish practicing/playing at home. I’ve noticed that G#, Eb, and C# keys aren’t sticky anymore."

CURT ALTARAC
Master Saxophone Repair Specialist, Founder SaxProShop.com and MusicMedic.com

"This whole concept, it's really a good concept. As a repairer, the concept of holding the keys open is really a nice thing to let the pad leather dry."

JAY METCALF
Saxophonist, Teacher, BetterSax.com

"I use these on all my saxophones! These Key Leaves do exactly what they say they're supposed to do."

MORGAN GUERIN
Multi-Instrumentalist

“One of the most useful things in my sax case. These are awesome! I use them all the time.”

LUCIA SARMIENTO
Soloist, Educator

"Key Leaves have saved me! My keys no longer stick and the products are easy to store with the saxophone... My favorite products are the saxophone props and the Spit Sponge."

RON BLAKE
Soloist, SNL Band, The Juilliard School

"I play in some very demanding situations and refuse to let sticky G# trip up my sound. Key Leaves keep my saxophones playing great."

ALEX HAHN
Saxophonist & Composer

"Vital product for saxophone players of all levels... increase the lifespan of your pads, avoid sticky keys, and enhance your saxophone's capability for fluid technique."

DANNY JANKLOW
Saxophonist, Producer, Composer, MONK'estra

“Do yourself a favor and check out Key Leaves."

GODWIN LOUIS
Saxophonist, Composer, Educator Humanitarian

"Thank you for saving my pads from sticking! Love my Key Leaves. Great product!"

ADAM LARSON
Saxophonist, Composer, Author, University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory

"These products are fantastic!"

ROXY COSS
Soloist, Composer, Educator and Activist

"I’ve been using the key props on the tenor consistently now, and no sticks...and the new soprano key prop is working really well. No sticks since I got it!"

DAVE POLLACK
Performer, Educator, Composer

"Since I started using Key Leaves I haven't had a single sticky pad, and that was something I fought with a lot beforehand."

GERALD ALBRIGHT
Saxophonist, Multi-instrumentalist, Acclaimed Recording Artist

"Great product. I’ve been using the leaves on my horns. Works well! Thanks again!"

CURT ALTARAC
Master Saxophone Repair Specialist, Founder SaxProShop.com and MusicMedic.com

"This whole concept, it's really a good concept. As a repairer, the concept of holding the keys open is really a nice thing to let the pad leather dry."

EDDIE BACCUS JR.
Eddie Baccus Jr & Straight to The Point

“I love it. Pads dry without the residue that sticks keys to the body of the horn.”

STEVEN BANKS
Kenari Quartet, Conservatory of Music at Baldwin Wallace University

"Vital product for saxophone players of all levels... increase the lifespan of your pads, avoid sticky keys, and enhance your saxophone's capability for fluid technique."

GIANNI BARDARO
Italian Saxophonist, Composer, Verve/Universal Recording Artist

"GapCap is looking awesomely good, also very helpful to keep my instrument safe. Thank you Key Leaves for such a special saxophone caring tool...highly recommend!"

ERIC BEACH
Repair Tech - Chuck Levin's Washington Music Center

"It's the right approach. These things really do the job."

 LAKECIA BENJAMIN
Saxophonist, Bandleader, Craig Robinson and the Nasty Delicious, Gregory Porter

"Long story short, I love love love the Key Leaves."

 

RON BLAKE
Soloist, SNL Band, The Juilliard School

"I play in some very demanding situations and refuse to let sticky G# trip up my sound. Key Leaves keep my saxophones playing great."

LOUIS-PHILIPPE BONIN
Soloist, CEGEP Saint-Laurent, Conservatoire de Musique de Rimouski

"I recommend all saxophonists to try their products. Totally legit gear!"

J. BOYKIN
Solo Artist

“About every other time I pull the sax out of the case a key is stuck or sticking and now we remedied the problem and now we’re rollin’!”

GUSTAVO BULGACH
Klezmer Juice, Winds Player

“Spit Sponge is an amazing product... also got the Key Leaves!!! Awesome resource. Loooved it all the way.”

Dr. DAVE CAMWELL
Saxophonist / Composer / Associate Professor of Saxophone and Jazz Studies Troy University

"Easy to use and very functional - I recommend them fully to all saxophonists!"

Woodwind player Bruce Carpenter

BRUCE CARPENTER
Woodwinds Player & Educator

“As a woodwind doubler who switches instruments frequently in pit orchestras, I struggle with sticking keys. This device has made all the difference in the world, particularly on soprano sax. Key Leaves keeps the keys working great.”

MIKE CASEY
Saxophonist, Songwriter

"It's kindof blowing my mind that I don't have sticky keys anymore. I used to have to unstick and check three or four keys before playing."

ROXY COSS
Roxy Coss Quintet, Composer, Bandleader, Recording Artist, Educator and Activist

"I’ve been using the key props on the tenor consistently now, and no sticks...and the new soprano key prop is working really well. No sticks since I got it!"

RYAN DEVLIN
Saxophonist, Winds Teacher, South Orlando Jazz Workshop

"I put these on and they dry my pads... I never have to worry about my pads sticking."

JAY C. EASTON
Winds Player, Rare Sax Collector

“I recommend Key Leaves to colleagues and students because they actually solve the root problem of sticky pads and work on a wide variety of saxophones.”

LORENZO FERRERO
S
axophonist, Composer, Afro Peruvian Jazz Orchestra

"I use the Spit Sponge pad cleaner the most and it really helps and prevents sticking. The GapCap is great!”

DANIEL FERRI
Professor of Saxophone at Stetson University and Seminole State University

"I recommend Key Leaves because nothing destroys a concert like a sticky sax key. Key Leaves really work to prevent the stick!"

DAN FORSHAW
Saxophonist, Educator, Vlogger, Cambridge Academy, Jazz Vespers)

"I have struggled with sticky G# keys for a long, long, long, long time...however since I've been using the the Key Leaves I've not had a sticky G# key. Fantastic!"

Dr. BOB FUSON
Soloist & Composer,
Instructor of Woodwinds at Hastings College

"I'm not usually one to jump on fads and gadgets in the saxophone world, but Key Leaves caught my attention right away. A simple, ingenious fix for a common issue. Well done!"

MORGAN GUERIN
Multi-Instrumentalist

“One of the most useful things in my sax case. These are awesome! I use them all the time.”

ALEX HAHN
Saxophonist & Composer

"Vital product for saxophone players of all levels... increase the lifespan of your pads, avoid sticky keys, and enhance your saxophone's capability for fluid technique."

RAJIV HALIM
Soloist, Ron Haynes’ Game Changers


"One of the best inventions of all time for saxophone."

DAVID HALLIDAY
Soloist, Composer, Westminster College, University of Utah

"I love these things! I'm using my Vent Vine and Key Leaves between every show. They're a game changer, totally cured the sticky pads. My sax just doesn't get that stuck key malfunction since I've been using Key Leaves."

IAN HENDRICKSON-SMITH
The Roots, The Tonight Show, Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings

"What a simple, smart solution to an age old issue. Thanks for making these!"

MICHAEL HERNANDEZ
Classical Soloist, Mana Quartet

"I'm loving my new custom Key Leaves for my soprano!"

Dr. WADE HOWLES
Saxophonist, Director of Bands at Lakeview Community Schools

"Every saxophonist and educator needs Key Leaves and a Vent Vine in their cases. I can see and feel a huge difference in my C#, G#, and palm keys since I began using them."

CHIKA INOUEI
LA Philharmonic, Concert Saxophonist, Master Class Clinician
"I use them on all my saxophones."

DANNY JANKLOW
Saxophonist, Producer, Composer, MONK'estra

“Do yourself a favor and check out Key Leaves."

JOHN KAGERER
The Horn Doctor, Allied trained repair tech with 40+ yrs experience

"The stickiest keys of a saxophone are the closed keys including G#, Eb and the palm keys. Most of the worst metal corrosion of a saxophone happen at or near the closed tone holes. So I strongly recommend suing Key Leaves because they not only stop sticky keys, they help keep pad leather dry and supple while air drying the tone holes and body of the horn. It's powerful preventative care."

STEVE KORTYKA
Tony Bennett, Lady Gaga, Brian Newman Orchestra, New Alchemy Jazz Orchestra

"I've been using Key Leaves religiously on my low Eb and C#. They're great. It fixed sticky G# too."

BRENNAN LAGAN
Sax Specialist at Meridian Winds

"I've been using Rulon's product for a couple of months now and it's working perfectly. No leaks, no pad sticking, no problems."

ADAM LARSON
Saxophonist / Composer / Author
"These products are fantastic!"

JEFFREY LEUNG
Saxophonist, Associate Director - International Saxophone Academy
"The innovative design of these Key Leaves not only addresses C# but prevents G# from sticking and opens up E-flat to promote pad longevity."

MATTHEW LOMBARD
Saxophonist, Educator, Founder of the South African Saxophone Society

"Key Leaves has set my mind at ease when it comes to the preservation of my saxophones. My students have noticed me using the product and take keen interest. This simple and effective innovation is a must-have for any player."

GODWIN LOUIS
Saxophonist, Composer, Educator, Humanitarian

"Thank you for saving my pads from sticking!"

SAL LOZANO
L.A. Studio Legend, Academy Awards Orchestra, Professor at California State University Long Beach

"The Key Leaves are great. They work very well. I left them off for a few days and noticed a big difference."

JESSICA LURIE
Soloist, Composer, Zion80, Tiptons Sax Quartet

"I can put the Key Leaves on the sax and trust it will be ready to play when I need it."

ERIC MARNER
Soloist, Brave New World

“Now that I have Key Leaves, I don’t need to worry about my keys sticking anymore."

TIMOTHY McALLISTER
Soloist, PRISM, Interlochen Center for the Arts, University of Michigan

"Key Leaves are simply a fantastic product and long overdue in our field! I use my set every day and I highly recommend them everywhere I go.”

EMMA McPHILEMY
River Dance, Abelia Quartet

"We've all been there. You’re about to play a really exposed G# or C# in an important gig and the keys get stuck. It’s not worth the risk. Every serious saxophonist should invest in Key Leaves products."

JAY METCALF
Saxophonist, Teacher, BetterSax.com

"I use these on all my saxophones! These Key Leaves do exactly what they say they're supposed to do."

DARREN MOTAMEDY
Smooth Jazz Artist

“Your pad life is extended. Key Leaves is a great, great product.”

MILES OSLAND
Director of Jazz Studies & Professor of Saxophone at University of Kentucky

"These are so simple! It is exactly the right method to prevent key sticking. I'm using them on all my horns now. Every saxophone needs Key Leaves."

SCOTT PADDOCK
Soloist & Founder of Saxophonic Masterclass

"A very simple solution to this universal sticky G# problem. I use them everyday. I highly recommend them."

RICHARD PAGE
Winds Player, Prime Rib Big Band

“Using Key Leaves I haven't had to use powder paper because I've had no sticky pads.”

STEPHEN PAGE
University of Texas Austin, Butler School of Music, Zzyzx Quartet

"I trust Key Leaves. They keep the sax working as it should."

Saxophone repairman Will Peak working on an alto saxophone

WILL PEAK
Woodwind Repair Specialist

"There are many reasons I recommend Key Leaves to my clients. I appreciate the thought that went into every aspect of their design. They are reasonably priced, quick and easy to use, and usable with just about any make and model of saxophone (I have yet to encounter a model that the key props don’t fit!). Most importantly, Key Leaves are safe for your saxophone."

HERMAN PONG TIN YAU
Classical Saxophonist & Educator - Hong Kong

"Key leaves solved the problem of sticky keys. It encourages us to have a good saxophone condition before playing."

TIM PRICE
Multi-Instrumentalist, Educator, The New School

"These are brilliant - they work. Easy to use and cool."

M. ALEX RAMIREZ
Saxophonist, Composer, Instructor at NYU Steinhardt

"I have suffered time and time again when the G# key would not respond because of the humidity. But not anymore! Thank you Key Leaves!"

TINA RICHERSON
Soloist, Tiptons Sax Quartet

"essential for every saxophone player... I never have to worry about the embarrassing moment of playing the wrong note because a key stuck shut.”

RYAN SARANICH
Brit Floyd, Saxophonist, Multi-Instrumentalist, Clinician, Composer, Arranger and Educator

"I’m keeping up with five horns on this tour and if any one of them has an issue when I get on stage, I have major issues. Using Key Leaves, I can confidently walk onto any stage, knowing that my horns are in top shape.”

LUCIA SARMIENTO
Soloist, Educator, New Sound Underground

"Key Leaves have saved me! My keys no longer stick and the products are easy to store with the saxophone... My favorite products are the saxophone props and the Spit Sponge."

DONNA SCHWARTZ
Saxophonist, Teacher, Everything Saxophone Podcast

"Indeed, Key Leaves really does the trick. Because it's not allowing that gunk and disgustingness to build up on the pads."

JOHN SEATON
Director of Bands at Las Vegas Academy of the Arts

"I was skeptical at first but these things really do make a difference and I now recommend Key Leaves care products to students. The GapCap keeps my sax more secure in the case and the Key Leaves totally eliminate any G# and C# pad hesitation."

LAUREN SEVIAN
Grammy winning saxophonist & Director of Young Women’s Jazz Orchestra at Jazz at Lincoln Centers

"Key Leaves products take the stress away!"

JALEEL SHAW
Saxophonist & Band Leader, Roy Haynes Quartet, Tom Harrell’s “Colors Of A Dream”

"All of your products are working great for me. I’ve been using all of them lately, especially when I finish practicing/playing at home. I’ve noticed that G#, Eb, and C# keys aren’t sticky anymore."

ALEX SINGLETON
Adjunct Professor of Saxophone at Covenant College, Chattanooga State, and Cleveland State; Wind Technician at Consistent-C Winds

"Rulon knows what's up. Practical, common sense, sax care. This is not a snake oil product."

Dr. RAY SMITH
Professor of Saxophone Brigham Young University

"These really do work."

ALEXA TARANTINO
Soloist, Winds Player and Faculty at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Youth Programs - High School Jazz Academy, Let Freedom Swing/Jazz for Young People

"I'm loving the Spit Sponge to make sure my piccolo is stick free."

JAY THOMAS
Multi-instrumentalist, Educator, Studio Pro

"They are great 👍 I can’t believe how good they work!"

CAMILLE THURMAN
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Composer, Multi-instrumentalist, Vocalist

"Since I’ve been using Key Leaves, there hasn’t been any sticky pads, at all! This is a must have product for all saxophonist’s."

JULIUS TOLENTINO
Jazz Director at Newark Academy, NJ Youth Symphony Jazz, and Jazz at Lincoln Center; Board Member, Jazz Education Network, JEN

"So much thought has gone into this little device that will add years to your pads and solve that sticky G# problem we have all had to deal with. I use Key Leaves whenever my horns are not being played and I recommend them to all my students!"

NICK TORRETTA
Composer, Saxophonist, Educator

“Key Leaves have quickly become my most valued saxophone care product... eliminating the sticky pads...”

SARA TRAFICANTE
Flutist, Educator, McMaster University

"The Spit Sponge pad dryer worked fabulously, better than the traditional paper, and I definitely recommend this product!"

JEROEN VANBEVER
Circling Saxes, Solo Artist, Freelance Saxophonist and Educator

"...they are amazing, thank you for making this simple, yet highly effective product. It sure helps preventing sticky keys."

JESSICA VOIGT-PAGE
President Elect - North American Saxophone Alliance, Saxophone Academy Austin, Baylor University

"You wouldn't believe how Texan sax players struggle with sticky C# keys. Key Leaves prevent sticky sax pad problems!”

DARRYL F. WALKER
East Bay Soul Saxophonist & Singer

“I highly recommend this fine and affordable solution. Saxophonists, the sticking Eb and G# key pad solution has arrived!"

RYAN WALKER
Sax Specialist at MusicMedic Pro Shop

"As a repair technician I am always wary of gadgets and gizmos with overblown hype and false claims. Key Leaves is the real deal! Made for saxophone players by a saxophone player to deal with a very real problem; sticky pads."

WALLY WALLACE
Soloist, Composer, Gate City Saxophone Academy
"Sticky G# used to be a huge headache for me and my students. But since using Key Leaves key props, I just don’t worry about it."

TINA WANG
Saxophonist, Educator, Vancouver Academy of Music, Phoenix Music Academy

"It is a fantastic product that couldn't have come sooner! My students are always complaining about their sticky keys, with this product it took away their complaints and solves their sticky key problems!”

ZAC ZINGER
Composer, Arranger, Multi-Instrumentalist, 8-Bit Big Band, KAI & The Zac Zinger Group

"It doesn't get much easier...I love how adaptable they are with three different ways of putting them on"

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  • Clarinet

ALEXA TARANTINO
Soloist, Winds Player, Faculty at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Youth Programs - High School Jazz Academy, Let Freedom Swing/Jazz for Young People

"I'm loving the Spit Sponge to make sure my piccolo is stick free."

SARA TRAFICANTE
Flutist, Educator, McMaster University

"The Spit Sponge pad dryer worked fabulously, better than the traditional paper, and I definitely recommend this product!"

ZAC ZINGER
Composer, Arranger, Multi-Instrumentalist, 8-Bit Big Band, KAI & The Zac Zinger Group

"This Spit Sponge is coming in clutch!"

Woodwind player Bruce Carpenter

BRUCE CARPENTER
Woodwinds Player & Educator

“As a woodwind doubler who switches instruments frequently in pit orchestras, I struggle with sticking keys. This device has made all the difference in the world. Key Leaves keeps the keys working great.”

GERALD ALBRIGHT
Saxophonist, Multi-instrumentalist, Acclaimed Recording Artist

"Great product. I’ve been using the leaves on my horns. Works well! Thanks again!"

CURT ALTARAC
Master Saxophone Repair Specialist, Founder SaxProShop.com and MusicMedic.com

"This whole concept, it's really a good concept. As a repairer, the concept of holding the keys open is really a nice thing to let the pad leather dry."

EDDIE BACCUS JR.
Eddie Baccus Jr & Straight to The Point

“I love it. Pads dry without the residue that sticks keys to the body of the horn.”

STEVEN BANKS
Kenari Quartet, Conservatory of Music at Baldwin Wallace University

"Vital product for saxophone players of all levels... increase the lifespan of your pads, avoid sticky keys, and enhance your saxophone's capability for fluid technique."

GIANNI BARDARO
Italian Saxophonist, Composer, Verve/Universal Recording Artist

"GapCap is looking awesomely good, also very helpful to keep my instrument safe. Thank you Key Leaves for such a special saxophone caring tool...highly recommend!"

ERIC BEACH
Repair Tech - Chuck Levin's Washington Music Center

"It's the right approach. These things really do the job."

 LAKECIA BENJAMIN
Saxophonist, Bandleader, Craig Robinson and the Nasty Delicious, Gregory Porter

"Long story short, I love love love the Key Leaves."

 

RON BLAKE
Soloist, SNL Band, The Juilliard School

"I play in some very demanding situations and refuse to let sticky G# trip up my sound. Key Leaves keep my saxophones playing great."

LOUIS-PHILIPPE BONIN
Soloist, CEGEP Saint-Laurent, Conservatoire de Musique de Rimouski

"I recommend all saxophonists to try their products. Totally legit gear!"

J. BOYKIN
Solo Artist

“About every other time I pull the sax out of the case a key is stuck or sticking and now we remedied the problem and now we’re rollin’!”

GUSTAVO BULGACH
Klezmer Juice, Winds Player

“Spit Sponge is an amazing product... also got the Key Leaves!!! Awesome resource. Loooved it all the way.”

Dr. DAVE CAMWELL
Saxophonist / Composer / Associate Professor of Saxophone and Jazz Studies Troy University

"Easy to use and very functional - I recommend them fully to all saxophonists!"

Woodwind player Bruce Carpenter

BRUCE CARPENTER
Woodwinds Player & Educator

“As a woodwind doubler who switches instruments frequently in pit orchestras, I struggle with sticking keys. This device has made all the difference in the world, particularly on soprano sax. Key Leaves keeps the keys working great.”

MIKE CASEY
Saxophonist, Songwriter

"It's kindof blowing my mind that I don't have sticky keys anymore. I used to have to unstick and check three or four keys before playing."

ROXY COSS
Roxy Coss Quintet, Composer, Bandleader, Recording Artist, Educator and Activist

"I’ve been using the key props on the tenor consistently now, and no sticks...and the new soprano key prop is working really well. No sticks since I got it!"

RYAN DEVLIN
Saxophonist, Winds Teacher, South Orlando Jazz Workshop

"I put these on and they dry my pads... I never have to worry about my pads sticking."

JAY C. EASTON
Winds Player, Rare Sax Collector

“I recommend Key Leaves to colleagues and students because they actually solve the root problem of sticky pads and work on a wide variety of saxophones.”

LORENZO FERRERO
S
axophonist, Composer, Afro Peruvian Jazz Orchestra

"I use the Spit Sponge pad cleaner the most and it really helps and prevents sticking. The GapCap is great!”

DANIEL FERRI
Professor of Saxophone at Stetson University and Seminole State University

"I recommend Key Leaves because nothing destroys a concert like a sticky sax key. Key Leaves really work to prevent the stick!"

DAN FORSHAW
Saxophonist, Educator, Vlogger, Cambridge Academy, Jazz Vespers)

"I have struggled with sticky G# keys for a long, long, long, long time...however since I've been using the the Key Leaves I've not had a sticky G# key. Fantastic!"

Dr. BOB FUSON
Soloist & Composer,
Instructor of Woodwinds at Hastings College

"I'm not usually one to jump on fads and gadgets in the saxophone world, but Key Leaves caught my attention right away. A simple, ingenious fix for a common issue. Well done!"

MORGAN GUERIN
Multi-Instrumentalist

“One of the most useful things in my sax case. These are awesome! I use them all the time.”

ALEX HAHN
Saxophonist & Composer

"Vital product for saxophone players of all levels... increase the lifespan of your pads, avoid sticky keys, and enhance your saxophone's capability for fluid technique."

RAJIV HALIM
Soloist, Ron Haynes’ Game Changers


"One of the best inventions of all time for saxophone."

DAVID HALLIDAY
Soloist, Composer, Westminster College, University of Utah

"I love these things! I'm using my Vent Vine and Key Leaves between every show. They're a game changer, totally cured the sticky pads. My sax just doesn't get that stuck key malfunction since I've been using Key Leaves."

IAN HENDRICKSON-SMITH
The Roots, The Tonight Show, Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings

"What a simple, smart solution to an age old issue. Thanks for making these!"

MICHAEL HERNANDEZ
Classical Soloist, Mana Quartet

"I'm loving my new custom Key Leaves for my soprano!"

Dr. WADE HOWLES
Saxophonist, Director of Bands at Lakeview Community Schools

"Every saxophonist and educator needs Key Leaves and a Vent Vine in their cases. I can see and feel a huge difference in my C#, G#, and palm keys since I began using them."

CHIKA INOUEI
LA Philharmonic, Concert Saxophonist, Master Class Clinician
"I use them on all my saxophones."

DANNY JANKLOW
Saxophonist, Producer, Composer, MONK'estra

“Do yourself a favor and check out Key Leaves."

JOHN KAGERER
The Horn Doctor, Allied trained repair tech with 40+ yrs experience

"The stickiest keys of a saxophone are the closed keys including G#, Eb and the palm keys. Most of the worst metal corrosion of a saxophone happen at or near the closed tone holes. So I strongly recommend suing Key Leaves because they not only stop sticky keys, they help keep pad leather dry and supple while air drying the tone holes and body of the horn. It's powerful preventative care."

STEVE KORTYKA
Tony Bennett, Lady Gaga, Brian Newman Orchestra, New Alchemy Jazz Orchestra

"I've been using Key Leaves religiously on my low Eb and C#. They're great. It fixed sticky G# too."

BRENNAN LAGAN
Sax Specialist at Meridian Winds

"I've been using Rulon's product for a couple of months now and it's working perfectly. No leaks, no pad sticking, no problems."

ADAM LARSON
Saxophonist / Composer / Author
"These products are fantastic!"

JEFFREY LEUNG
Saxophonist, Associate Director - International Saxophone Academy
"The innovative design of these Key Leaves not only addresses C# but prevents G# from sticking and opens up E-flat to promote pad longevity."

MATTHEW LOMBARD
Saxophonist, Educator, Founder of the South African Saxophone Society

"Key Leaves has set my mind at ease when it comes to the preservation of my saxophones. My students have noticed me using the product and take keen interest. This simple and effective innovation is a must-have for any player."

GODWIN LOUIS
Saxophonist, Composer, Educator, Humanitarian

"Thank you for saving my pads from sticking!"

SAL LOZANO
L.A. Studio Legend, Academy Awards Orchestra, Professor at California State University Long Beach

"The Key Leaves are great. They work very well. I left them off for a few days and noticed a big difference."

JESSICA LURIE
Soloist, Composer, Zion80, Tiptons Sax Quartet

"I can put the Key Leaves on the sax and trust it will be ready to play when I need it."

ERIC MARNER
Soloist, Brave New World

“Now that I have Key Leaves, I don’t need to worry about my keys sticking anymore."

TIMOTHY McALLISTER
Soloist, PRISM, Interlochen Center for the Arts, University of Michigan

"Key Leaves are simply a fantastic product and long overdue in our field! I use my set every day and I highly recommend them everywhere I go.”

EMMA McPHILEMY
River Dance, Abelia Quartet

"We've all been there. You’re about to play a really exposed G# or C# in an important gig and the keys get stuck. It’s not worth the risk. Every serious saxophonist should invest in Key Leaves products."

JAY METCALF
Saxophonist, Teacher, BetterSax.com

"I use these on all my saxophones! These Key Leaves do exactly what they say they're supposed to do."

DARREN MOTAMEDY
Smooth Jazz Artist

“Your pad life is extended. Key Leaves is a great, great product.”

MILES OSLAND
Director of Jazz Studies & Professor of Saxophone at University of Kentucky

"These are so simple! It is exactly the right method to prevent key sticking. I'm using them on all my horns now. Every saxophone needs Key Leaves."

SCOTT PADDOCK
Soloist & Founder of Saxophonic Masterclass

"A very simple solution to this universal sticky G# problem. I use them everyday. I highly recommend them."

RICHARD PAGE
Winds Player, Prime Rib Big Band

“Using Key Leaves I haven't had to use powder paper because I've had no sticky pads.”

STEPHEN PAGE
University of Texas Austin, Butler School of Music, Zzyzx Quartet

"I trust Key Leaves. They keep the sax working as it should."

ISSAC S. PARHAM
Solo Artist & Composer

“Key Leaves are simple but they work!"

Saxophone repairman Will Peak working on an alto saxophone

WILL PEAK
Woodwind Repair Specialist

"There are many reasons I recommend Key Leaves to my clients. I appreciate the thought that went into every aspect of their design. They are reasonably priced, quick and easy to use, and usable with just about any make and model of saxophone (I have yet to encounter a model that the key props don’t fit!). Most importantly, Key Leaves are safe for your saxophone."

HERMAN PONG TIN YAU
Classical Saxophonist & Educator - Hong Kong

"Key leaves solved the problem of sticky keys. It encourages us to have a good saxophone condition before playing."

TIM PRICE
Multi-Instrumentalist, Educator, The New School

"These are brilliant - they work. Easy to use and cool."

M. ALEX RAMIREZ
Saxophonist, Composer, Instructor at NYU Steinhardt

"I have suffered time and time again when the G# key would not respond because of the humidity. But not anymore! Thank you Key Leaves!"

TINA RICHERSON
Soloist, Tiptons Sax Quartet

"essential for every saxophone player... I never have to worry about the embarrassing moment of playing the wrong note because a key stuck shut.”

RYAN SARANICH
Brit Floyd, Saxophonist, Multi-Instrumentalist, Clinician, Composer, Arranger and Educator

"I’m keeping up with five horns on this tour and if any one of them has an issue when I get on stage, I have major issues. Using Key Leaves, I can confidently walk onto any stage, knowing that my horns are in top shape.”

LUCIA SARMIENTO
Soloist, Educator, New Sound Underground

"Key Leaves have saved me! My keys no longer stick and the products are easy to store with the saxophone... My favorite products are the saxophone props and the Spit Sponge."

DONNA SCHWARTZ
Saxophonist, Teacher, Everything Saxophone Podcast

"Indeed, Key Leaves really does the trick. Because it's not allowing that gunk and disgustingness to build up on the pads."

JOHN SEATON
Director of Bands at Las Vegas Academy of the Arts

"I was skeptical at first but these things really do make a difference and I now recommend Key Leaves care products to students. The GapCap keeps my sax more secure in the case and the Key Leaves totally eliminate any G# and C# pad hesitation."

LAUREN SEVIAN
Grammy winning saxophonist & Director of Young Women’s Jazz Orchestra at Jazz at Lincoln Centers

"Key Leaves products take the stress away!"

JALEEL SHAW
Saxophonist & Band Leader, Roy Haynes Quartet, Tom Harrell’s “Colors Of A Dream”

"All of your products are working great for me. I’ve been using all of them lately, especially when I finish practicing/playing at home. I’ve noticed that G#, Eb, and C# keys aren’t sticky anymore."

ALEX SINGLETON
Adjunct Professor of Saxophone at Covenant College, Chattanooga State, and Cleveland State; Wind Technician at Consistent-C Winds

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Dr. RAY SMITH
Professor of Saxophone Brigham Young University

"These really do work."

ALEXA TARANTINO
Soloist, Winds Player and Faculty at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Youth Programs - High School Jazz Academy, Let Freedom Swing/Jazz for Young People

"I'm loving the Spit Sponge to make sure my piccolo is stick free."

JAY THOMAS
Multi-instrumentalist, Educator, Studio Pro

"They are great 👍 I can’t believe how good they work!"

CAMILLE THURMAN
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Composer, Multi-instrumentalist, Vocalist

"Since I’ve been using Key Leaves, there hasn’t been any sticky pads, at all! This is a must have product for all saxophonist’s."

JULIUS TOLENTINO
Jazz Director at Newark Academy, NJ Youth Symphony Jazz, and Jazz at Lincoln Center; Board Member, Jazz Education Network, JEN

"So much thought has gone into this little device that will add years to your pads and solve that sticky G# problem we have all had to deal with. I use Key Leaves whenever my horns are not being played and I recommend them to all my students!"

NICK TORRETTA
Composer, Saxophonist, Educator

“Key Leaves have quickly become my most valued saxophone care product... eliminating the sticky pads...”

JEROEN VANBEVER
Circling Saxes, Solo Artist, Freelance Saxophonist and Educator

"...they are amazing, thank you for making this simple, yet highly effective product. It sure helps preventing sticky keys."

JESSICA VOIGT-PAGE
President Elect - North American Saxophone Alliance, Saxophone Academy Austin, Baylor University

"You wouldn't believe how Texan sax players struggle with sticky C# keys. Key Leaves prevent sticky sax pad problems!”

DARRYL F. WALKER
East Bay Soul Saxophonist & Singer

“I highly recommend this fine and affordable solution. Saxophonists, the sticking Eb and G# key pad solution has arrived!"

RYAN WALKER
Sax Specialist at MusicMedic Pro Shop

"As a repair technician I am always wary of gadgets and gizmos with overblown hype and false claims. Key Leaves is the real deal! Made for saxophone players by a saxophone player to deal with a very real problem; sticky pads."

WALLY WALLACE
Soloist, Composer, Gate City Saxophone Academy
"Sticky G# used to be a huge headache for me and my students. But since using Key Leaves key props, I just don’t worry about it."

TINA WANG
Saxophonist, Educator, Vancouver Academy of Music, Phoenix Music Academy

"It is a fantastic product that couldn't have come sooner! My students are always complaining about their sticky keys, with this product it took away their complaints and solves their sticky key problems!”

ZAC ZINGER
Composer, Arranger, Multi-Instrumentalist, 8-Bit Big Band, KAI & The Zac Zinger Group

"It doesn't get much easier...I love how adaptable they are with three different ways of putting them on"

GUSTAVO BULGACH
Klezmer Juice, Winds Player

“Spit Sponge is an amazing product... also got the Key Leaves!!! Awesome resource. Loooved it all the way.”

RYAN SARANICH
Brit Floyd, Saxophonist, Multi-Instrumentalist, Clinician, Composer, Arranger and Educator

"I’m keeping up with five horns on this tour and if any one of them has an issue when I get on stage, I have major issues. Using Key Leaves, I can confidently walk onto any stage, knowing that my horns are in top shape.”