The success of Vandoren V12 reeds in the clarinet world for 25 years has led them to transpose their characteristics and advantages into the saxophone world.
With its very precise attack, homogeneous timbre in every register, controlled high notes, warm and velvety sound, this new reed offers exceptional possibilities. This helps to make the V12 cut an excellent reed for classical music. They produce a bigger, darker and warmer sound may be found in the V12, contrasted with the brilliance and responsive attack of the Traditional cut. It is a file cut reed.
Produced from cane selected for its specific proportions, the V12 reeds have a thicker heel and are cut on a longer palette with a slightly thicker tip than the Traditional.
Deeper, richer sound - increased longevity.
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