The house of 56 rue Lepic is known worldwide for the quality of its beaks because Vandoren excels in their shaping but also in the manufacture of reeds. With this range, the famous French brand offers mouthpieces that fit perfectly to your game.
The reference for jazzmen.
Available for soprano, alto, tenor and baritone saxophones, the V16 ebonite is THE jazz reference. The V16 ebonite series comes in different openings and types of chambers that offer nice variations of projection and ease of emission. So this beak will allow you a flexibility of infinite interpretation. In addition, depending on whether you play in section or lead, rooms S + or M will guarantee you a suitable answer.
The beak, one of the pillars of your sound.
Made from natural rubber (rubber tree sap), linen and sulfur, ebonite is one of the main materials used in making a beak. Its sound characteristics are the result of a multitude of factors. The shape of the ceiling, the volume of the chamber and the borehole, its opening, everything counts, ... Associated with a certain type of reed or ligature, it will allow you to find your own sound signature!
Evolution of room S, the new room S + brings more depth of sound while keeping the projection and ease of emission that characterize this model. The S + beaks accept more air, which allows the musician greater flexibility of interpretation.
Category: Alto saxophone
Opening: 2.10 mm
Beak without nickel: no
Brand reference number:AVD SM814S+