The most comfortable, stable, and articulate clarinet reed Légère produces. instrumente muzicale, echipamente pro-audio. Legere American Cut Synthetic Reed for Alto Sax - TA2992 - £29.95 - The American Cut represents the next generation of Légère saxophone reeds. I strongly prefer the signature cut for all purposes. Când vizitați un site web, acesta poate stoca sau prelua informații în browser-ul dvs., mai ales sub forma "cookie-urilor". I use a 3 1/2 Legere signature cut with a Vandoren AL3 which might be a bit stuffy for most folks. I would like to try the Legere again. Jazz players from absolute beginners to renowned masters. Studio Cut: The Studio Cut is bold and punchy. Legere BB200 Bb Soprano Clarinet Standard Cut No. It is free-blowing, colourful, and loaded with personality. Ai întrebări? Ai întrebări? I am proud to say, the American Cut delivers everything we … 4.5 out of 5 stars 105. The American Cut is the culmination of a 6-year research project to advance our Signature Series technology and create a reed that answers the needs of the world’s most discerning jazz musicians. I understand the Signature #2 is softer than the Studio Cut #2. The comprehensive strength charts below compare popular cane strengths to the matching Légère reed strength and cut. It is effortlessly free-blowing, responsive, colourful, and loaded with personality. despre noi contact autentificare coșul meu menu. 2.75 Reed. It is more flexible across the tip, giving it a full spectrum of overtones while utilizing minimal effort. Legere Signature vs. Rigotti Gold Reeds. I first tried the 2 1/4 and it played nicely but I thought it was a tad soft so I went to the 2 3/4 strength. I think using the reeds in the optimum settings (classical vs jazz) is always going to be the "same" set up. Legere Signature American Cut Sax Alto 3 Ancie cu tăria de 3 potrivită pentru saxofon alto confecționată din material sintetic. Sună-ne acum la 0770 520 090. This cut is based on the first prototype and produces a darker, focused sound. Providing a hard-hitting and percussive tone, it is ideal for rock and live performances. So I exchanged the Classic 2.0 for a Studio Cut 1.5; Legere allows you one reed exchange per purchase. I recently did a comparison with the Meyer so feel free to check that out. Sună-ne acum la 0770 520 090. I don’t play any classical at the moment. sau despre dispozitivul dvs. Bravo – American made as well. 4.5 out of 5 stars 47. 2 Reed. Here's a short comparison of Legere Signature reeds on a bright sounding mouthpiece by Tom Tuko. The classic cut is a thicker, and darker Reed. It's the first new reed we have made for Bb clarinet in over 5 years and we are so excited because of the unreal reaction it has gotten so far, so naturally we want to share with the good people of r/clarinet!. I had been playing on a Rico (orange box) 2.5, which is the equivalent of the Classic in a 2.0, according to the Legere strength chart. This ensures high quality consistent reeds. The European Cut for Bb Clarinet is wider than the Signature with a shorter vamp and a band of material down the spine. Ultra-fine edges allow unrestrained vibration rewarding the player with a clear low-register and vibrant altissimo. Légère - Signature - American Cut - Saxofon Alto - 3.25. I'm primarily a classical player and I have used both the classic cut and the signature cut. I use a 3 1/2 Legere signature cut with a Vandoren AL3 which might be a bit stuffy for most folks. Discovered the Legere European Cut Signature clarinet reed at NAMM show…. 5.0 out of 5 stars 2. For ALL Saxophonists -- professionals, hobbyists, and appreciators alike. Când vizitați un site web, acesta poate stoca sau prelua informații în browser-ul dvs., mai ales sub forma "cookie-urilor". From the first note, the reed speaks with total ease while giving players just the right amount of edge. Wondering if I should stick with the Studio Cut and move to a softer strength, or give the Legere Signature wack. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. With mouthpieces it's such a personal choice, as far as what sound you want, and how big or small the chamber should be. There was no way I was going to be able to play on the 2.0, and the Classic only goes down to a 1.75. Synthetic Reed For tenor saxophone, Strength: 3 1/2, Légère reeds have a beautiful sound and range in addition to all the advantages of a synthetic reed, The original cut is for a darker tone and is usually used for a classic set-up I recommend playing with as many as you can before you make a decision. Saying you can "hear the difference" between the reeds when using different mouthpieces is somewhat disingenuous. £24.99 ... Legere Alto Saxophone American Cut 2.25. Plastic Reed for Tenor Saxophone Strength: 2.5, Produces a dark and warm sound, Developed in collaboration with Barnaby Robson and Larry Combs Legere Alt Sax Signature 2. Question. I think that if you find a mouthpiece and reed combo that bring outs the best in both it is a better comparison. The unique profile design allows for a bright, colourful yet warm and clean sound. 00 $29.99 $29.99. The American Cut was a bit smoother and had a slight bit more resistance. American Cut: The American Cut represents the next generation of Légère saxophone reeds. Classic: This reed is dark, focused, and with a solid core to its sound. Aceste informații, care ar putea fi despre dvs., despre preferințele dvs. Plastic Reed for Alto Saxophone For tenor saxophones, Strength: 2.0, Légère reeds enjoy a beautiful tone and range, as well as all the usual advantages of a synthetic reed, The original cut represents a … I am proud to say, the American Cut delivers everything we set out to achieve, and much, much more. Aceste informații, care ar putea fi despre dvs., despre preferințele dvs. From the very first note, the reed speaks without hesitation. Légère is proud to offer a Exchange of Strength program if you are not satisfied with your purchased saxophone or clarinet reed. Signature: An exceptional reed for musicians of all types but most enjoyed by classical performers. The result is the most free-blowing, easy to play, and tonally robust saxophone reed we have ever produced. Legere Signature or American cut? Recently, at the TMEA (Texas Music Educators Association) convention in San Antonio, TX, Legere had a booth present with an artist performing on tenor sax using the Signature … In February 2016 we launched the European Cut Signature Series for Bb Clarinet. The Studio Cut is a great option for players who have tried other Légère reeds but want even more volume and edge. I have played the Signature almost every Sunday but I played the AC today. Want one? Preferred by professional players, the Légère European Signature Bb Clarinet Reed is precision cut with state of the art machinery. It just feels and sounds a little more refined to me, but ymmv. I have ALWAYS used clarinet reeds on my Soprano sax (was advised by Arnie Brilhart…years ago TO use Clarinet reeds). I have a tenor studio cut that I use for when I want to have a more raucous sound. They are perfect for students and those in large ensembles. This reed is recommended for players of all levels though it is too wide for most German mouthpieces. I use the HR* 7 on my Bari. Legere American Cut Synthetic Reed for Tenor Sax: 3 3/4 - TA2993375 - £29.95 - The American Cut represents the next generation of Légère saxophone reeds. It is free-blowing, colourful, and loaded with personality. The legere signature is the closest to a cane reed of any synthetic I've tried. The video is to show how drastic of a range between dark and bright the two cuts of reeds can make. I'm thinking the HR might be the way to start on the Alto upgrade. Saxophone – Reed Strength Comparison Chart. It is cut from a stiffer yet thinner material which produces a warm, rich tone in all registers. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the Saxophonics community. Reinvented Profile The American Cut is unlike any reed you’ve ever played. Today (Sunday) was a bit different. I’m thinking I’m gonna go for a 2.5 Alto. Pete is right--the signature is not a different 'cut', it's a complete rethinking of how the reed is manufactured. Interestingly, the studio cut, which wasn't featured in this video, is supposed to be their jazz-oriented reed, so that may be worth looking into. It is free-blowing, colorful, and loaded with personality. I spent a lot of time in the upper part of the horn and I really like the altissimo response on the AC. European Cut for Clarinet. 4.7 out of 5 stars 13. Légère - Signature - American Cut - Saxofon Alto 2.00. This one felt great but after going back and forth, I realized that the 2 3/4 felt stiffer than the Rigotti reed so I … Play across all registers, in all dynamics, and with all the color and nuance you need from a reed. Difference between American Cut, Signatures, Studios and Classic? The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. (Also, I wouldn't really consider a ~$70 Optimum to be a stock ligature...). The Signature is a complete reinvention of our Classic reed. The classical could work on the Jazz mouthpiece and vice versa but would you really. What type of player will enjoy the American Cut? From the first note, the reed speaks with total ease while giving players just the right amount of edge. I strongly prefer the signature cut for all purposes. The reed’s extremely playable nature, however, ensures that a broad range of artists will adore it, especially those who felt that the Signature reed did not match their tone. You can tell by comparing a regular to a studio to a signature. Matching a reed to a mouthpiece and playing each through the same sax is a closer comparison for that sax because you tried to bring the best out of each reed. Comparing one reed to another on an identical mouthpiece and sax says that one reed is better than the other for that setup. The reed’s unmistakable character is thanks to an entirely reinvented profile and heart, and a shorter and wider vamp. I know a few classical sax Legere artists personally and they also use the signature cut as far as I know. NEW! The Classics are more percussive than the Signatures making it ideal for marching bands and large ensembles. Legere BB275 Bb Soprano Clarinet Standard Cut No. Reinvented Profile The American Cut is unlike any reed you’ve ever played. The thicker tip makes it ideal for projecting and providing a full, rich, and percussive sound. Classics are thicker than other Légère reeds making them extremely long-lasting and durable. Every man and his dog seems to recommend them. The signature range of reed designs have been based upon the advice of professional … $24.00 $ 24. The American Cut is the culmination of a 6-year research project to advance our Signature Series technology and create a reed that answers the needs of the world’s most discerning jazz musicians. cauta. It just feels and sounds a little more refined to me, but ymmv. Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. I tried the Legere reed (studio cut) a few years ago and couldn’t find a size,tone or response that I was satisfied with. The American Cut has been in development for more than two years, and in that time, we've tested with countless players of all skill levels. The European Cut for Clarinet is our most flexible reed. sau despre dispozitivul dvs. Classic (Studio Cut) Signature; Check out the Legere vs Vandoren cane in the video below: Forestone – these are newer and I have yet to try them. Great video, although I really think the comparison of the reeds themselves should be on the exact same mouthpiece setup. 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