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The Chedeville Elite Bass Clarinet Mouthpiece
The Chedeville Elite Bass Clarinet Mouthpiece creates a warm beautiful clarinet tone with excellent control and intonation. Characteristic of the Elite series, it produces a warm yet strong, full tone with unsurpassed playability. The Chedeville Elite Bass Clarinet Mouthpiece is available in a comprehensive selection of tip openings (1/100 MM): F0 (165), F1 (180), F2 (185), F3 (190), F4 (200), F5 (215).
The medium-length classic “Chedeville facing curve” produces a strong full tone with playability that is unsurpassed. Articulation, pianissimo to fortissimo dynamics, your ability to express the beauty of the bass clarinet, and the music you are playing are at the forefront of all our decisions in designing and creating the Elite Bass Clarinet mouthpiece.
No expense has been spared in creating the Elite Series Bass clarinet mouthpiece. Starting with our proprietary “Chedeville Rubber”, which is a more pure rod ebonite that recreates the great rod rubber of Pre World War II legendary Chedeville mouthpieces. If you don’t see the symbol CHR on the mouthpiece then it does not have “Chedeville Rubber“.
We manufacture the mouthpieces from beginning to end in our factory in Savannah Georgia using state of the art CNC machines and expert mouthpiece artisans on the crucial and indispensable handwork.
Consistency is our obsession. That is why we have the most extensive series of mandatory measurements and playtesting in the industry.
We encourage you to embrace our “Life Without Limits” philosophy. We have made a mouthpiece that will not hinder you in any way and allow you to achieve all of your musical goals and beyond.