The HR* is a hard rubber saxophone mouthpiece aimed at professionals and students looking for a traditional versatile mouthpiece. High quality control standards, a beautiful warm sound and a nice free blowing feel make these new mouthpieces amazing players. We feel that this mouthpiece may be the best hard rubber alto saxophone mouthpiece on the market.
Jody gets these blanks from a source in Germany and the Hard Rubber has the look, feel and sound of vintage hard Rubber sax mouthpieces that make some of the most sought after mouthpieces. The mouthpieces are faced on a special facing machine and then meticoulously hand finished and play tested.
The Goals were
– To offer the most tradtional style of jazz saxophone mouthpiece: round chamber hard rubber, and demand and obtain the most rigourous quality control possible.
– To create a freeblowing hard rubber mouthpiece that allows the lowest and highest notes to speak with equal ease.
– To make a hard rubber sax mouthpiece that can sound beautiful, but also give good strong projection when necessary.
The mouthpiece comes with a Rico H Ligature & Cap, deluxe mouthpiece pouch.