Jumbo Java by Vandoren

I have been playing on yet another new mouthpiece for my tenor sax. I think I like it, but not as well as the first mouthpiece I got from Vandoren. It is the Jumbo Java T55. At first, I didn't think I liked it at all. But with the right reed on it sounds a little … Continue reading Jumbo Java by Vandoren

Rico Royal Metalite Tenor Mouthpiece

Metalite Mouthpiece from Tony Tate on Vimeo. Another mouthpiece I got in the mail was the Rico Royal Metalite. As you can hear, the sound is pretty good. However, for me at least, this mouthpiece was making me work very hard. The tip opening was pretty wide, and, the baffle inside this mouthpiece offers some … Continue reading Rico Royal Metalite Tenor Mouthpiece