... that's what her ladyship (Mrs Martillo) is going to say. And now I am wondering how to explain it. I can imagine the following conversation:
"Yes, I have ordered a bright, shiny new PPT 8* tenor mouthpiece. No it won't make me play any better. "
Sounds a bit weak doesn't it? Any tips?
At the risk of being thrown into the briar patch, I just have to ask...
I have just ordered a metal PPT 8* tenor mouthpiece and I suspect that I will need a new ligature for it. (I have ligs for fat ebonite pieces). I know that there are ligature and PPT threads on this forum but I never know...
I thought I'd play around with mouthpieces this afternoon on the tenor.
First on was the Selmer England. Narrow tip, so I tried it with a hard reed, a Rico Select Jazz 4m. Was a little hard, but played top to bottom. Sound was dark, moody, not a lot of punch. No edge. Switched to a 3m. Played...
looking for a PPT Tenor in HR or Onyxite 8*. Can offer some other pieces in full (yay!) or part trade or outright purchase.
If interested I can provide a list.
I will pay 5% of the sale value as donation to the forum (even if traded!).
Thank you, M.