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  1. Alto mpc
    I've been playing saxophone for about 5 years. I'm in 11th grade now, but a couple things are bothering me to an extreme extent... The first problem is that my sound, itself, isn't where I feel it should be. It isn't full or big. Altissimo is also extremely hard for me to hit dispite my 5 years...
  2. General Mouthpiece Discussion
    After 33 years playing the same Meyer 6M mouthpiece on my tenor, I’m looking to move to something bigger. Something that might give me access to altissimo notes, allow me to shape the sound a bit more, and project without the sound getting too spread. (Looking to bring out more buzzyness/edge...
  3. Tenor mpc
    After more than 30 years playing on the Meyer 6M my high school band teacher gave me, I'm looking into moving to a mouthpiece with a larger tip opening. I've ordered a few mouthpieces to try out, in 7 and 7*. I've been recording myself with different mouthpiece and reed combinations, and I like...
  4. Tenor mpc
    I tried out a vandoren v16 t75 today and completely loved it. Tone was almost exactly what I was looking for. Before I buy, I was just wondering to be safe whether there are any advantages of the other size options, particulary the t77, which I understand has a slightly larger tip opening and a...
  5. Tenor mpc
    Right now I'm playing on a Dukoff D6 mouthpiece and am ready to try something new. I was planning on buying the JodyJazz HR* Tenor mouthpiece but I'm having trouble choosing a tip opening size when comparing to my Dukoff. I've seen the chart but I was hoping for some feedback from anyone who's...
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