Any expert saxophonist or clarinetist will tell you how essential a quality reed is to their sound and tone. In fact, you won't find many players who don't have at least one extra reed close by during a performance. Along with the mouthpiece, the role of the reed is crucial to the overall functionality of your instrument. For that reason, it only makes sense to equip yourself with a reed that's high in quality, and consistently used by the world's best player. In other words, it only makes sense to go with Rico. When it comes to woodwind reeds and accessories, Rico's reputation is continuously growing. Every day, both novice players and seasoned experts are experiencing the smooth and easy playability of a Rico reed and mouthpiece.
For saxophones, the Rico Alto saxophone reed is a popular item and used in a wide variety of situations. Cut from the most flexible grade of cane, these reeds are affordable, smooth to play, and consistently used by music teachers and professional musicians from around the world. The same thing can also be said for Rico Bb clarinet reeds. The world’s most popular reed, these reeds come highly recommended for their astounding ease of play and incredible value.