Brass Resonance Chamber Contemporary 1 Tenor

$370.00

Drake Resonance Chamber Mouthpieces

In 1990, Aaron Drake released the world’s first professional quality ceramic saxophone mouthpiece. This represents the most remarkable mouthpiece innovation in over half a century. Drake’s Resonance Chambers represent an evolutionary leap forward in the development of woodwind mouthpieces and their tonal characteristics.

We are now offering this model with a Brass Resonance Chamber. The addition of the Brass chamber offer the harmonic overtones of brass into the sound and enhances the ease of the Altissimo register. The projection qualities are also greatly increased by the addition of the brass chamber.

Brass Resonance Chamber Mouthpieces encapsulate an exposed brass ring into the Vintage Resin mouthpiece. The result of combining these two materials is a broader spectrum of overtones than with brass or hard rubber mouthpieces. The Brass Resonance Chamber model outweighs the corresponding standard mouthpiece by approximately 30%. This added mass creates unbelievable amounts of resonance, harmonics and projection.

The Brass Resonance Mouthpieces offer a robust, husky tone with plenty of harmonics in the sound. It is somewhat more “spread” than the Ceramic version. It has impeccable intonation and presents consistent tonal characteristics over the entire range of the horn. This unique configuration also allows easier access to the altissimo register.

All Drake Resonance Chamber Mouthpieces are uniquely handmade. Each piece is play-tested and balanced up to altissimo double F and beyond.

This high baffle mouthpiece is designed for players looking for the ability to cut through and be heard, while still maintaining a balance overtone series. This model features a high baffle, lightly undercut sidewalls, with a graduated chamber transition and large chamber, similar to the Guardala Brecker I. Great for R&B, Rock and Roll, and Contemporary Jazz Fusion.

 

– Includes Drake Double Rail vintage resin Ligature, cap and case

Each mouthpiece is handmade to order by Aaron Drake.
You will receive an email with delivery information when your mouthpiece ships.

Shipping is free in the Continental US.

USPS Express International shipping is $65.00 (added at check out)

The special thin design (.15mm) of these bite plates will not dampen the natural vibration of the mouthpiece.

Description

Video Reviews of the Brass Reso Chamber Contemporary 1 Tenor (coming soon)


 

 

The Aaron Drake Satisfaction Guarantee

We want you to be confident in your purchase and one hundred percent satisfied with your Drake mouthpiece. 

During your first week with the mouthpiece, if you find you are unhappy with it for any reason, you may exchange it for a different tip opening of the same model, or receive a full refundless the shipping charges. 

Before returning a mouthpiece for exchange or refund, simply insure that you contact Drake Mouthpieces within seven days of receipt and obtain a Return Authorization. 

Returning and exchange shipping costs are not included in the refund, nor are they part of the Satisfaction Guarantee. 

Mouthpieces that are returned in worn, scratched or damaged condition may be subject to a re-stocking or repair fee. 

“I am very confident that you will be thrilled with the craftsmanship, sound and response of your new mouthpiece and I personally welcome you to the Drake family of musicians worldwide.”  

– Aaron Drake 

Additional information

Tip Opening

6 = .100", 7 = .105", 7* = .108", 8 = .110", 8* = .115", 9 = .120"

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