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Alto saxophone mouthpieces available

List updated 7. November 2018              Recent changes in red

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Tip openings have been measured with a Digital Tip Opening Gauge from Theo Wanne.

Unless stated otherwise, the mouthpieces are used and are sold without ligature and cap.
Mouthpieces will be shipped from Denmark.

Sales are private meaning that returns are not accepted unless agreed upon on beforehand. Mouthpieces are sold as is.
Therefore, please ask all questions before buying.


Brand
Material
Tip
Chamber NB: Price in Euros. Shipping cost and bank fees will be added Price
Charles Bay



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BARI
HR
.084"
Small
BARI "82". Made when Wolf Tayne ran the business in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Round chamber. Full and broad sound with a nice edge. A first class lead mouthpiece. Absolutely not a student mpc. in contrast to those made after Wolfe Tayne sold his company. A real bargain.
€110
Beechler
HR
.059"
Medium
Beechler 3S s/n 3079. Looks unplayed. Very easy to blow.
€140
Beechler
Plastic
.083"
Medium
Diamond bite plate, M6L (Large font) Medium chamber, Long facing. New, Old stock, only playtested.
€55
Beechler
Plastic
.078"
Small
Diamond bite plate, S5S (Small font) Small chamber, Short facing. New, Only playtested.
€55
Berg Larsen
HR
.095"
Small Berg Larsen 95/1/SMS (offset) Bullet Chamber, Denim markings on table, original lig & cap, Powerfull, well playing, warm powerhouse
€140
Berg Larsen
HR
.085"
Medium
Berg Larsen 85/2/SMS Scoop Bill, Bullet chamber, clam shell baffle. With lig and cap. Good player, lots of power, edgy, but full at low tones. Good for lead.
€110
Berg Larsen
Metal
.090"
Small
Stainless Steel 95/2/SMS Scoop Bill Step Baffle Faint sideways milling lines. Plays like a good typical Berg, loud, medium edge, full bottom.
€140

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Berg Larsen
Metal
.083"
Medium
Bronze 95/1/SMS Duck Bill Bullet Chamber Faint sideways milling lines. Original metal ligature (knurled knobs). Easy to play. Penetrating sound with medium edge. Good for lead alto. Rigotti Jazz 2,5
€140
Berg Larsen
HR
.102"
Small 105/1/SMS Scoop Bill. Bullet Chamber. Sideways
 milling marks on table

€110
Bill Street
HR
.065"
Medium
Bill Street 3C. A real rarity from my personal collection. Has a lovely soft and singing tone. Not a lead mouthpiece, but also not a purely classical piece. Click the link to the left to learn more about Bill Street
€166
Brand
Material
Tip
Chamber NB: Price in Euros. Shipping cost and bank fees will be added Price
Borb Oliver
Plastic
.076"
Medium
Borb Oliver New York #7 Good player with a full sound, dark in the low register and nice edge in the upper. Good Meyer copy €70
ARB (Brilhart)
Plastic
.079"
Small
Black ARB Arbex 5*S. The S model has a bullet chamber, like the Beechler Diamond Dot. Bright sound with a good core. Good for R&B and funk. €100
Buffet
HR
.070"
Medium
Vintage Buffet "C" Very good rubber. Probably a Chedeville blank. Straight sidewalls in chamber like a Brilhart. Slightly larger than the "Evette" made on same blank
€110
Claude Lakey
Plastic
.086"
Small
Claude Lakey Jazz 6* 3. Horse shoe chamber. Looks like an older model. Easy blowing. Very penetrating sound with lots of edge. This model used to be the go-to mpc for lead alto
€69
Conn
HR
.050"
Large
Conn "Eagle Trade Mark". Shaft cut shorter. Beautiful, lyrical, velvet-soft sound. The perfect mouthpiece for early Conn's (Chu's and transitional). The small tip is no problem. Use a reed 3,5 - 4. Cap and lig included. €85
Conn (Runyon)
Plastic
.066"
Medium
Conn "Comet" 3, White. The perfect fit for your Conn 6M. Made by Runyon
€110
Brand
Material
Tip
Chamber NB: Price in Euros. Shipping cost and bank fees will be added Price
Guardala
Metal
.094"
Medium
Original Guardala Studio Gold plated. s/n SAG 153. Handmade by Dave Guardala for Bob Rockwell. Like new. No ligature or cap. (A Eb-clarinet Rovner fits). This is the real McCoy. Full sound with a clear edge in the upper register. Grab it before it is too late.
€830
Guy Hawkins
HR
.072"
Medium
Guy Hawkins 6, Made by Wolfe Tayne while he worked for Otto Link in Florida. With original box marked  Otto Link Inc. Pompano Beach. Super player. Powerful tone with lots of body. Singing in the upper register. This one can blow the best Meyer off the stage. A rarity from my personal collection.
€235
Hanson
HR
.070"
Medium
Hanson 'New York' 6 "Large chamber vintage". Made in Great Britain. A surprise. One of the best Meyer copies I have ever played. Powerful and full tone. Reminds of a good Meyer Bros.New York. Made from good soft and singing rubber.
€110
Hite
Plastic
.064"
Large
Hite Premiere Brilhart-like chamber. Good player. Easy to blow. Middle-of-the-road sound. Fine student mpc
€40

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Lawton
Metal
.076"
Medium
Lawton (Geoff) "Special" "Big Bore", 7, lig and cap and original box. Good shape. Bite plate has been exchanged to one from rubber. 
€275
Lelandais HR
.060"
Large "Qualité Superieure" #7. Very large, round chamber. The sound is velvet-like with an unusual "hollow" character. Definitely not jazzy. Suitable for church concert for solo sax.
€55
Meyer
HR
.075"
Medium
Meyer 6MM, "Made in USA". Good player, middle of the road sound.
€99
Morgan
HR
.075"
Small
Morgan Excalibur 6M, s/n 36096 with original leather pouch. Very good shape. Great fun to play. Bright sound, good for lead. Easy altissimo and easy to blow from top to bottom.
€210
Mouthpiece Café
Composite
.079"
Medium
New York Alto NYC 7 R. Made by the famous Mouthpiece Guys Briam Powell and Erik Greiffenhagen.   €195
No Name
Plastic
.070"
Large
No Name Black with Brilhart-like chamber. Plays surprisingly well. Full tone with a nice edge 2,5 reed. Good for lead. Fine student mpc. €40
Otto Link
Metal
.058"
Large
Otto Link New York Tone Master 3 SN: C82 transitional. €220
Otto Link
Metal
n.a.
n.a.
Ligature and cap for Otto Link Tone Master alto €40
Otto Link
Metal
.061"
Large
Otto Link "Super Tone Master, New York. Tip 3, Serial B3 with original ligature and cap. Very good shape. Table has been flattened and the tip opened by Istvan Gabor €194
Otto Link
Metal
n.a.
n.a.
Ligature and cap fitting the Otto Link Tone Master and Four **** alto (no ridge on top of the mouthpiece)
€25
Pan American
HR
.054"
XLarge
Pan American USA. Marked "A". Very good condition. Easy to blow. Not so loud, but a sound with good balance between core and edge. Useful for classical and for soft jazz.
€85
P.Gemeinhardt
Metal
.056"
XLarge Chrome plated. #2
€40
Phil-Tone
HR
.076"
Medium
Phil-Tone Solstice Very, very good Meyer New York copy. Full, golden and singing tone. Easy to blow.
€220
Pomarico
Ebony
.071"
Large
Pomarico "7". Original red plastic box.  Plays well, with some resistance. Soft sound with a dark core, but good highs in the upper register.
€140
Riffault
HR
.065"
Medium Steelite Ebonite R5
€55
Rousseau
HR
.073"
Medium
Rousseau Jazz Model JDX 6. Step-baffle. Chamber with straight side walls. Sound has a dark core and a slight edge.
€69

A friend has asked me to sell his collection of Runyons. He was informed by Santy Runyon that Art Pepper played a Custom model, probably #6. The coloured ones are getting rare. They are not made anymore.

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Runyon
Plastic
.063"
Medium
White Runyon s/n 3460 Same model as Santy played himself. With original cap and lig. Fabulous player with a fabulous sound. Warm, full, singing, in between a Selmer Soloist and a New York Meyer. If you can live with a white mpc (well, Bird could) then this is a bargain. (This one is not in the picture)  Sold
€110
Runyon
Plastic
.068"
Medium
Vintage version of "SR" model. White. Plays similar to the "22" model which was used for a long time by Charlie Parker
€90
Runyon
Plastic
.072"
Small
Custom #5, Black
€90
Runyon
Plastic
.077"
Small
Custom "Jazz" #7 Yellow
€90
Brand
Material
Tip
Chamber NB: Price in Euros. Shipping cost and bank fees will be added Price
Selmer (USA)
HR
.061"
Medium Selmer USA (Dukoff/Zimberoff blank). Looks more like the Couf Artist blank. Plays very well with a dark sound. €140
Selmer (USA)
Plastic
.063"
Medium
Selmer "Goldentone" 3 (White) These were made by Brilhart. Fine student mpc €85

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Selmer
HR
.069"
Medium
Stentor "C**" in oval on table. Made by Selmer for a British company at the time when the late Air Flow pieces were made. Chamber is round like on these but larger which gives a slightly darker sound. Very nice player.
€220
Selmer
HR
.062"
Medium
Short shank Soloist C*. Very good shape. Silver plated cap and Selmer ligature.  Price reduced
€249
Selmer
HR
.067"
Medium
Selmer long shank Soloist C*. Refaced by Istvan Gabor. Horse shoe chamber has been rounded in the bottom. Very easy player with a darkish full tone.
€110
Selmer
HR
.074"
Small
Soloist Style C* Opened to D by Brian Powell
€245
Selmer
HR
.060"
Small
Selmer S80 C*. Square chamber. Looks to be nearly unplayed. Plays and sounds as it should.
€69
SONORA
HR/Metal
.033"
XLarge "2" Very peculiar, short piece Hard Rubber with metal tip and table. Original screw-on ligature and "deep-V" cap. Very small tip opening. Collectors item. Sonora trade mark was used by German saxophone manufacturer Adler. Later used by B&S in Eastern Germany.
€55
Wolfe Tayne HR
.064"
Medium
This one is from the 60's and made with very good rubber. A bad refacing has been corrected and it now is very easy to blow. Plays and sounds closely to an MC Gregory Model A. Use a reed 3,5.
€155
Wolfe Tayne
Metal
.094"
Large Wolfe Tayne Chrome plated 7*. Has a powerful and warm sound below the octave key and bright without being thin above. Good for lead. Very slim size. Use a Rovner L4 for Eb-clarinet as ligature.
€95
The Woodwind Company
HR
.067"
Large "Sparkle Air" "B6" These old pieces are known for their high quality rubber. Nice, "middle-of-the-road" mouthpiece
€97
Yanagisawa
HR
.090"
Medium #8 Like new. Very well playing mouthpiece with a full-bodied sound. €97