Their qualities as well as their celebrity precede them. And make these traditional reeds the best selling reeds on the planet! And that's not without reasons ...
It vibrates for all registers.
The traditional Vandoren reeds, are the most played in the world. It is a fact. These reeds of the famous Bb clarinet blue box offer unique acoustic qualities, a brilliant sound due to the richness of the timbre, a great ease in the sequence of legato or staccato intervals as well as an ease of execution in all registers. The possibilities of play are increased tenfold.
Hand crafted in the south of France.
The traditional reed is born in the reed beds that line the Mediterranean. Owner of its own plots, the Vandoren house controls all stages of the production of this reed, from the cultivation of the reed to the technology of machining. Behind the unique flow-pack packaging that protects reeds from moisture changes, hides a unique know-how at the service of your passion.
Boxes of 10 traditional vandoren reeds (blue box). These are the most played reeds in the professional world. They have proven themselves for many years. These reeds are suitable for all styles of music. Their main acoustic qualities are an excellent response in all registers, allowing even pianissimo attack of high-pitched notes and flexibility allowing the execution of large intervals legato or saccato.
Traditional Vandoren reeds combine the finest end with the thickest heart, allowing for a flawless articulation with a full, dark sound.
The design of these reeds allows to obtain an extremely pure sound thanks to the combination of two factors: A very fine end of the reed (where the zone of vibration is maximum), an important vertebral column (more wood in the zone gradually leading to the heel). These reeds are recognizable by a horizontal line which delimits the zone of scratching of the bark.
Category: alto clarinet
Thickness of the tip: 0.09
Thickness of the heel: 2.80
Brand reference number:AVD CR143