Jack of Spades Wooden Alto Mouthpiece
THE SOUND: The Jack of Spades is an incredibly rich sounding mouthpiece, with a very complex tone filled with an fantastic, very unique mix of highs, mids, and lows. The sound is best described as being like a super high end clarinet, with woody overtones enriching the dark timbre.
THE APPLICATION: The Jack of Spades is designed to give the player a dark and very complex sound which is particularly well suited for jazz and popular music work.
MATERIAL: The Jack of Spades is made from the same type wood as a high quality
clarinet. This is the secret to the rich, complex tone.
BAFFLE: The baffle is medium high to give great projection.
CHAMBER: the chamber is a large, bullet style, for plenty of mids and lows
WALLS: the chamber walls are round to give a smooth, dark sound
RAILS: the tip and side rails are hand cut and quite thin
WINDOW: the window is medium sized
FACING LENGTH: the facing length is medium
CURVE TYPE: pure radial