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Fibracell Synthetic Alto Saxophone ReedThey have brilliant overtones for a full, resonant tone, a quick response for better articulation, and excellent pitch stability and intonation, even for clarinet. Best of all, they have the same woody tone as cane but with better projection. Fibracell reeds even have the same weight and stiffness as cane (cane floats and so does Fibracell!) but they last up to 4 times longer with no unplayable reeds and aren't affected by heat or humidity. With their high strength and long-lasting durability, they're less likely to give out on you in the middle of a performance, too.What is Fibracell?Fibracell is a sophisticated composite of aerospace materials designed to exactly duplicate the way nature constructs the cane that goes into the very best cane reeds. Very stiff but sound-absorbing Kevlar fibers are suspended in a lightweight rosin using extremely exacting production standards. Each reed is precisely machined and trimmed for a consistently perfect shape, so you get the same reed time and time again.
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Fibracell makes a very good reed. It lasts longer and is more consistent than traditional reeds. With the mouthpiece I use, the reed has a similar tone to a wood reed. It sounds better with the mpc I use although with some mouthpieces it doesn't sound as good as wood.
I play somewhere at least 3 nights a week and practice every night that I don't perform. Fibercell reeds really work well. I have one on the c melody that has been there for almost a year. No pre-soaking is a big plus. Once you fine the right mouthpiece to go with the reed your worries are over. The key being the right mouthpiece. I could never go back to cane.
I think I'll just stick to my v12 reeds.This Reed might come as a close second.Its very responsive,but I find that throughout the entire practical range its not sturdy.It may just be the mouthpiece,but I thought I would put my input for others to see.
I've experienced many of the benefits of Fibracell. Such as a nice tone and consistency, but not a long life. My teacher and I came to the conclusion that the curve of the tip of the reed doesn't match that of the mouthpiece (a C*). The result is a slow fraying of the sides after a few weeks. This isn't close to the life of my teacher's reeds. My friend also has the same problem with his Larry Teal. Maybe we're just unlucky (our teacher also has an LT and he has no problems), or maybe the reeds aren't cut quite right. This could explain the shorter life of the premiere series.
Wow this reed is a must buy. I bought it for marching band and it has been a lifesaver. You can use this thing whenever and wherever you need it. It sounds as good as normal cane reeds and you don't have to worry about it chipping or breaking. If you love making music you need to get this reed!!
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