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Fibracell Premier Synthetic Alto Saxophone Reed  Strength 3.5

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  • Strength 3.5

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  • Strength 1

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  • Strength 2.5

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  • Strength 1.5

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OVERVIEW

Fibracell reeds deliver vibrant tone with great longevity.

They have brilliant overtones for a full, resonant tone, a quick response for better articulation, and excellent pitch stability and intonation, even for clarinet. Best of all, they have the same woody tone as cane but with better projection. Fibracell reeds even have the same weight and stiffness as cane (cane floats and so does Fibracell!) but they last up to 4 times longer with no unplayable reeds and aren't affected by heat or humidity. With their high strength and long-lasting durability, they're less likely to give out on you in the middle of a performance, too.

What is Fibracell?

Fibracell is a sophisticated composite of aerospace materials designed to exactly duplicate the way nature constructs the cane that goes into the very best cane reeds. Very stiff but sound-absorbing Kevlar fibers are suspended in a lightweight rosin using extremely exacting production standards. Each reed is precisely machined and trimmed for a consistently perfect shape, so you get the same reed time and time again.

FEATURES
  • Kevlar and lightweight rosin material
  • Brilliant overtones
  • Quick response
  • Excellent pitch stability and intonation
  • Powerful projection
  • Same woody tone as cane
  • Same weight and stiffness as cane
  • Last up to 4 times longer than cane
  • No unplayable reeds

Try a Fibracell reed and discover the advantages. Order today!

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FibracellPremier Synthetic Alto Saxophone Reed
 
4.6

(based on 39 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (31)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (20)
  • Good quality (18)
  • Functional (17)
  • Improves sound (17)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Practicing (13)
  • Concerts (10)
  • Back-up (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (11), Novice (9), Professional musician (5)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Jerry Stitt uses Fibracedll Reeds exclus

I have used the fibracal Reed for 23 years since another professional introduced it to me. It gives me instant response without soaking and lasts for at least six months. The cost is well...Read complete review

I have used the fibracal Reed for 23 years since another professional introduced it to me. It gives me instant response without soaking and lasts for at least six months. The cost is well worth it.
Jerry Stitt
Inductee into "Houston's Gospel Music Legends."
Author, "Benny to Beyonce."

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Inconsitant quality

I've been useing these for a few years now. At first they were great. They all played well. I think they changed the formula for them. I get so many bad reeds now...Read complete review

I've been useing these for a few years now. At first they were great. They all played well. I think they changed the formula for them. I get so many bad reeds now I may be better off buying a box of cane reeds and hoping for one good one.

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5.0

Synthetic Sax Reed works great for me.

By Curtis

from Portland, OR

About Me Novice

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Improves Sound

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Practicing

    Comments about Fibracell Premier Synthetic Alto Saxophone Reed:

    I'm a beginner.

     
    5.0

    yes i would buy this again

    By none

    from Tn

    About Me Novice

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Functional
    • Good Quality
    • Improves Sound

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Practicing

      Comments about Fibracell Premier Synthetic Alto Saxophone Reed:

      musicians friend was very helpful with this purchase

       
      4.0

      Would buy again

      By Hocka

      from Ohio

      About Me Novice

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Functional
      • Good Quality

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Backup
        • Practicing

        Comments about Fibracell Premier Synthetic Alto Saxophone Reed:

        Bought this as a beginner and they are working great with my setup. I am using a Yamaha mouthpiece and a rovner ligature. I am amazed on how easy it is to play the notes now.

         
        5.0

        This sax reed works very well for me and I keep coming back

        By Saxy Duffie

        from Winston-Salem, NC

        About Me Experienced

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Functional
        • Good Quality
        • Improves Sound

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Concerts
          • Practicing

          Comments about Fibracell Premier Synthetic Alto Saxophone Reed:

          The orders always come promptly, unless the weather is like we're having now....ice and snow. Mail delivery is iffy!

           
          5.0

          My Faves

          By Bigtyme4ever

          from Jackson TN

          About Me Experienced

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Functional
          • Good Quality
          • Improves Sound

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Concerts
            • Practicing

            Comments about Fibracell Premier Synthetic Alto Saxophone Reed:

            Highly recommend if you want that professional sound....

             
            5.0

            Worth the quality

            By Mama Cat

            from Tempe, AZ

            About Me Experienced

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Functional
            • Good Quality
            • Improves Sound

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Concerts
              • Practicing

              Comments about Fibracell Premier Synthetic Alto Saxophone Reed:

              Great for Marching Band

              (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              1.0

              I would never buy this again

              By Logibear

              from Denver nc

              About Me Experienced

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

                Cons

                • Difficult To Use
                • Not Functional
                • Poor Quality

                Best Uses

                • Backup

                Comments about Fibracell Premier Synthetic Alto Saxophone Reed:

                Terrible sound can't reach upper or lower octaves

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Great product

                By dockmcgee

                from Lodi, CA

                About Me Experienced

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Functional
                • Good Quality
                • Improves Sound

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Fibracell Premier Synthetic Alto Saxophone Reed:

                    Better sound from synthetic reeds than conventioal ones. Ready to use all the time. Use a higher reed strength when ordering these reeds than conventional ones.

                     
                    4.0

                    OVERALL CONSISTENT, BUT RUNS SOFT

                    By Saxoffroad

                    from Pine River,MN

                    About Me Experienced

                    Ask me a question

                    Verified Reviewer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Use
                    • Functional
                    • Good Quality
                    • Improves Sound

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Backup
                      • Concerts
                      • Practicing

                      Comments about Fibracell Premier Synthetic Alto Saxophone Reed:

                      These are excellent reeds. They do run a little soft (I now play a 3 1/2 to 4 on Soprano and Alto, and 3 1/2 on Tenor in these reeds), and do wish for a 5 on Soprano at times on my Yamaha 4C mouthpiece I use on Community Band. They generally last me 6 mo to a year.

                      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      3.0

                      Inconsitant quality

                      By Jon

                      from Massachusettes

                      About Me Professional Musician

                      Pros

                      • Last A Long Time
                      • Slap It On And Play

                      Cons

                      • Expensive
                      • Not Consistant

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Fibracell Premier Synthetic Alto Saxophone Reed:

                        I've been useing these for a few years now. At first they were great. They all played well. I think they changed the formula for them. I get so many bad reeds now I may be better off buying a box of cane reeds and hoping for one good one.

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