The Optimum range of saxophone mouthpieces are extremely versatile and adapt to any scenario of performance. They are extremely free-blowing mouthpieces that break the mould from the standard restrictive and traditional mouthpieces. As well as being free-blowing, they are also expressive and offer an exciting and musical tone. The mouthpieces are absolutely suitable for all spectrums of performers: from the student all the way through to the professional.
- SL3 : The SL3 offers a huge amount of flexibility with a small tip opening of 1.14cm wide and the medium-long facing helps to produce a deeper tone and a vast range. The overall sound from the mouthpiece is vibrant and exciting whilst keeping a well-rounded tone. This is the ultimate classical saxophone mouthpiece.
- SL4 : The SL4 offers a huge amount of flexibility with a medium small tip opening of 1.23cm wide. As well as this, the small facing helps to produce a focused and direct tone. The overall sound from the mouthpiece is vibrant and exciting whilst keeping a well-rounded tone. This is the standard choice for the player performing both jazz and classical works.
- SL5 : This Vandoren Optimum Soprano Sax Mouthpiece, SL5 is a new edition to the Vandoren Optimum mouthpieces and is characterized by a very round sound. The Vandoren Optimum features an elegant outer design that creates its own, distinctive sound that is immediately recognizable. Its interior design provides a mouthpiece that is free-blowing and quick to respond.