I received the announcement from Conn-Selmer, as I'm on their Artist list. Pricing info from the email...Kessler's is now listing the Delangle mouthpiece at $324.75 (not yet in stock; full retail price supposedly $500). https://www.kesslerandsons.com/product/selmer-paris-claude-delangle-alto-sax-mouthpiece/. As I suspected, this piece has crossed the line from mass-market pricing into boutique classical alto mouthpiece pricing, at least in the United States. I'd bet that a portion of the price increase over the standard alto Concept's price is based on Selmer's assessment of what the market will bear, after the introduction of the Theo Wanne and Chedeville classical mouthpieces.
Claude Delangle is going to set a record for the most mouthpiece endorsements available simultaneously on YouTube. He's still up there the touting the Vandoren Optimum and then the original Concept.
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