|Quality, Consistency and Flexibility
Designed for a wide variety of playing situations, Rico Royal is a high-quality reed for serious saxophone and clarinet players, yet is priced affordability to meet the needs of both professionals and students. French filed for freedom of response, especially in the low register, adding clarity to the tone and making soft attacks easier. Strengths 2.5-4. 10 Reeds per box.
A JAVA with even more wood.
Thicker tip than the traditional Vandoren reeds and a longer cut.
Sound: more brilliant, more percussive, particularly well adapted to all the new styles of music
Nelson Hill gave me a Vandoren V16! He said, Try it, you'll like it. I tried it. I like it! Eureka! At last, a sensible reed! They feel good and the percentage of usable reeds is incredible. Somebody is paying attention and I sleep a little better knowing that! The base is thicker giving my old, stretched ligature a better grip and the intonation, always a Vandoren tradition, remains true and spot on!
This ALL NEW JAZZ reed features a unique relationship between the heart of the reed, where the tone is produced, and the thickness of the tip, which is responsible for vibration. The result is a reed with extraordinary tone, with immediate response in a free-blowing manner even in the altissimo range.
The unreal reed plays like cane, sounds like cane, better projection, and lasts up to 4 times longer than cane reeds. Greater high note stability than most plastic reeds. Available in Soft, Medium Soft, Medium, Medium Hard, and Hard strengths. One reed per package.
Working with the legendary Jazz saxophone genius, Michael Brecker, the result is a new reed made with our same high grade S. France cane - a model which would add a new and different dimension to the tonal universe of our reeds.
The Alexander NY model features a redesigned tip and profile which produces a big and bold sound, full response throughout the registers and the type of vibrant, solid tone traditionally associated with that of the New York music scene.
The tip is somewhat harder than Superial DC which gives it a sustaining power, especially in the high end of the h
|AcousticsSeries III bore features a quick response, with less resistance, and a more centered sound.High F# key.Key construction features mini ribs providing a quick response.Special brass alloy with higher copper content producing a warmer sound.Raised left hand palm keys are more directly located under the hand.Special mechanism features a C# vent that improves the intonation and tone quality of the middle C#.Left and Right hand thumb rests are metal. Right hand is adjustable.Adjusting screws are on the Rocker regulation of high E