The only difference between the "Traditional" and "Profile 88" mouthpieces is in the exterior angle of the beak. Therefore, the musician is free to choose the model which suits his purpose in terms of best playing position, easiest sound emission, greatest playing comfort and the most controllable and precise articulation. 13 Series Vandoren has developed the new "13" Series mouthpiece specifically for American clarinetists using A440 pitch.
Without a doubt, the finest student model mouthpiece on the market and with the newly designed tip, they are better than ever! Hand finished and play tested to insure consistency, these mouthpieces promote proper embouchure development and focus of sound.