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Rico Plasticover Alto Saxophone ReedsDesigned to resist moisture and climate changes, Plasticover is ideal for use in outdoor ensembles such as marching band, and for doublers who need to make quick changes between instruments. Whether in moist tropics or in desert heat, Plasticover responds instantly. The durable coating also provides a clear, projecting tone, making Plasticover a favorite with jazz, studio and pop musicians.
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These reeds play really well. There's virtually no break in time since there's a plastic coating, and the tone and projection of the reeds is fantastic. There's only one downside. If you grind to hard on the reed, the plastic coating comes off of the reed. The coating comes off in little scrapes.
I've tried many different kinds of reeds. No one like Rico plasticover. Excellent response, very clear sound. Just the best.
These reeds blew me away the first time I played them. They are not your typical straight-up jazz reed though. I decided to try them out when I found that one of my favorite sax players, Dave Koz plays on them. They really helped bring out that pop sound I had been looking for. I also play in pit orchestras and the reed is very reliable when I'm making quick horns switches. I play on a Beechler and it seems that these reeds work very well on the metal mouthpieces. The reeds are usually consistent and they last for a very long time. The last one I played on lasted me almost 6 months and was still very strong! You should definitely try out these reeds.
These reeds have a projection and brightness to their sound that I wasn't getting with straight up cane. At first, they feel terrible, and you think, "That?s what I get for buying Rico." But after an hour, the reed will "break in" (it seems like you don't need to do anything special for this... just play on it for an hour) and sound as good as it will get. They feel good, like a cane reed, but they also respond and play immediately (after the first few uses) like a plastic reed. Try these reeds: if they're not a good match with your mouthpiece or you find them uncomfortable, at least you tried something that has the potential to produce good results. My setup: Beechler 6 med. chamber, Plasticover 3.5.
I have tried almost every reed of almost every maker from rico to vandoren. I went from rico jazz selects, rico royals, vandoren java reds, vandoren zz, v16,and finally I went back to these. If there's one thing I love about these reeds it's that every reed works every single time. I now use these reeds on my soprano, alto, and tenor saxophone and I am loving them! It's also a very easy reed to play and it feels nice to finally have a reed that can give me the same great sound everytime.
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