I have a question for the experts out here. I have done some research on the subject but I could not find any satisfactory answers online. I apologize in advance if this has been discussed before.
What is the effect (if any) of the window shape on the sound and playability of a mouthpiece? By...
Why are saxophone toneholes round? Is it only because of tradition and convenience? This flute has square toneholes:
Note: I'm not asking whether square is better, just wondering if tradition and convenience is the only reason for round holes.