The Yamaha 3C Soprano Saxophone Mouthpiece is a durable and reliable mouthpiece for soprano saxophones. Made from high quality Phenol resin, it features a design based on Yamaha's professional grade Custom Series mouthpieces but with a slightly shorter facing, making it easier for beginners to play. The 3C size is ideal for players of any level, but is particularly suitable for entry level players. It features a narrow 1.15 mm tip opening, providing a rich, distinctive tone with excellent response and playability in both low and high registers.
Product Ref: 60452
They are extremely consistent in specifications and playing quality, and offer excellent value for their price. The facing of this series is slightly shorter than that of the Custom series making them easier to play, and easier for beginning students to achieve a rich characteristic saxophone sound. They also are available in a variety of sizes, to suit the needs players of many different styles.
3C mouthpieces are generally better suited for beginners as it is easier to produce a sound and has a good response across all registers. Due to the smaller tip opening, this is also suited to the more classical player.