JeuNaturel wooden tuba mouthpiece 5B
This mouthpiece is very comfortable and agile , with a rather small cup width and a good depth it offers a good all around worker that moves easily from low to high pitch register with a rich and velvety sound , the rim is wide for an enhanced endurance and a great comfort .
Cup width 29,50mm 1,161 inches (denis wick 5 or bach 32 comparison)
depth 27,50mm 1,080inches
throat 8,40mm 0,331inches
if the specifications of this model does not suit you ,you can ask for your own custom model to be made .The price is the same and every sizes and specifications are possible .
Made from beech wood , an hard wood that have a very good mecanic resistance and provides great acoustic transmission ,the grain is fine and gives smooth surfaces .Wooden mouthpieces gives a mellower , more velvety timbre than the brass ones and the lip comfort is improved by the pleasant contact of the wood and the fact that it is nourished by a balm that hydrates your lips as you play .The touch feels softer and less slippery than a plated brass ,that improves the precision of your lip moves and gives you a better support ,therefore a better endurance.The whole mouthpiece has been tempered at hot temperature in beewax ,this protects and raincoats the wood deep inside , then on the surface a balm is applied to give you extra comfort .
Your mouthpiece comes with a tube of balm made from beewax and almond oil, it is designed to keep the surface of your mouthpiece well waxed .
It also comes with a pouch for transport and a caring instruction leaflet.
Handcrafted in france.
Organic beewax and almond oil
Don't hesitate to ask questions if you need .