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The Tenor Saxophone Jazz Reed Sample Pack from Vandoren offers saxophonists a fantastically affordable way to explore the distinctive characteristics of four superior reed cuts. This four-pack includes one Java Green, one Java Red, one ZZ, and one V16 reed—all sealed for freshness and ready to empower your creative expression. Whether you're looking to add warmth, brightness, power or flexibility to your tone, this mix-and-match multipack lets you sample Vandoren's most popular jazz reed styles to find the perfect match for your mouthpiece and playing style. The Tenor Saxophone Jazz Reed Sample Pack is a must-have for any serious saxophonist looking to boost their performance.
V16 Reeds Add Flexibility and Expressiveness
Vandoren's V16 reeds are crafted to provide jazz saxophonists with maximum tonal flexibility and expressiveness. They produce a warm, complex tone with a broad range of overtones and subtle nuance. The medium-soft reed strength offers an ideal degree of resistance for executing intricate passages, wide interval leaps and altissimo with ease. One V16 reed is included in this sample pack.
Java Green Reeds Provide a Powerful Sound
For jazz saxophonists seeking to add brightness, clarity and a touch of edge to their tone, Vandoren's Java Green reeds are an excellent choice. They produce a brilliant, focused sound with crisp articulation and immediate response. The medium-soft reed strength provides flexibility and tonal richness as well. One Java Green reed is included in this sample pack.
Java Red Reeds Offer Brightness and Clarity
Boasting a rich tone with solid projection, Vandoren's Java Red reeds are popular among jazz saxophonists looking to produce a robust sound. They produce a focused sound with immediate response. The medium-soft reed strength provides a balanced combination of tonal body, articulation and playability that's well suited for both ensemble and solo playing. One Java Red reed is included in this sample pack.
ZZ Reeds Provide Power and Projection
Designed for jazz saxophonists looking to achieve a powerful, projecting tone, Vandoren's ZZ reeds produce a bold, vibrant sound with a touch of darkness. The medium-soft reed strength offers a balanced degree of resistance, allowing for a fat, muscular tone and effortless altissimo. One ZZ reed is included in this sample pack.