Légère 'Classic' reeds have a thick heart like a classical reed and give a warm, rich tone.
Légère Standard Synthetic Alto Saxophone reeds are made from polypropylene, which is approved by the FDA for use in direct food contact applications, so these reeds are completely safe to use.
Légère process the polymer in a special way that lines up the molecules themselves in order to precisely match the stiffness and density of moist cane.
Some characteristics of the material:
- Doesn't have to be preconditioned before playing.
- Does not absorb water.
- Completely non-toxic.
- It can be sanitized.
- Extremely tough and it will last a very long, time.
Check the description of Légère 'Studio' and the comparison chart before selecting your reed.
Because of their synthetic nature, they are the only reeds we allow to be tested in store.
Please click here to see a reed-strength comparison table.