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Alfred Reed
Alfred Reed (January 25, 1921, New York – September 17, 2005, Miami, Florida) was an American, neo-classical composer, with more than two hundred published works for concert band, orchestra, chorus, and chamber ensemble to his ...
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Richard Reed Parry
Richard Reed Parry (born October 4, 1977) is a Canadian multi-instrumentalist, composer, producer, best known as a core member of the Grammy Award-winning indie rock band Arcade Fire, where he plays a wide variety of instrument...
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Practice Notes
Music Teacher (2003) Vol. 82, No. 3, pp. 31
... Five tips are presented to help oboe students prepare their reeds for exams. Oboe students should ... make their reeds several weeks in advance of the exam, soften the reeds gently, opt for reeds that ... are a bit freer than usual, soak reeds before using them, and have reeds available that are slightly differing in pitch. ...
... The following clarinet reeds are described: (1) Reeds Australia's Vintage XL reed; (2) Rico ...
... Discusses Alexander Superial Reeds, noting that the young company has enjoyed rave reviews from top saxophonists. ...
... Allen presents practical guidelines on caring for clarinet or saxophone reeds. ...
... Vandoren Reeds' 100th anniversary will be celebrated in 2005. The planned celebrations for the anniversary are detailed. ...
... Provides instructions to clarinetists and saxophonists for preparing reeds before a performance ... . Advises on soaking methods for defective reeds, along with methods to clip, scrape, or cut soft or ... hard reeds. Also gives suggestions for both squeaky and stuffy reeds. ...
... Rico's Reserve line of B-flat clarinet reeds, made from dense, lower-internode cane and created ...
... for their reeds, saving money and frustration. Among her pointers are: store reeds safely when not ... in use; soak reeds properly; and rinse and dry reeds thoroughly after each use. ...
... Provides a discussion about saxophone reeds noting that most don't have the proper resilience ... ." Considers the importance of "feel-testing" to pick resilient reeds and how to discriminate between ... rubberyness and softness. Also instructs on how to choose reeds and how to adjust reeds to attain the proper proportions. ...
... Gonzalez Reeds of Argentina, is profiled, with an emphasis on the company's increased production ... which resulted in an 80% sales growth in 2006. Gonzalez Reeds are manufactured by Argendonax S.A. and distributed in the U.S. by Conn-Selmer. ...
... Information is provided on the following companies that make reeds and mouthpieces that can ... benefit jazz musicians: ARK Corporation; Alexander Reeds; BG Franck Bichon; jj Babbitt Company; Bari ... Mouthpieces; JodyJazz; Kelly Mouthpieces; Légère Reeds Ltd.; PLJA Music Sales; Remlé Musical Products; Rico ...
... Currie surveys clarinet and saxophone reeds. ...
... A new line of reeds from Vandoren is announced. ...
... Reeds to include a JUNO Select Reed in all of its student clarinet and saxophone products during the 2014 back-to-school season. ...
... KHS American will distribute DANSR's full line of Vandoren Reeds and Accessories, Denis Wick Mutes and Brasswind Accessories, and Jones Double Reeds. ...
... Describes Reeds Australia woodwind reeds, introduced at the 2001 NAMM show, and notes how the 1988 ... reeds are made. Describes how, with the correct root stock, they were able to cultivate the cane ... . Mentions that reeds are produced for Eb and Bb clarinet, German Bb clarinet, and soprano, alto and tenor sax. Includes distributor information. ...
Basic Saxophone Skills
Saxophone Journal (1996) Vol. 20, No. 5, pp. 68-69
... Discusses the preparation, adjustment, and storage of reeds, focusing on specific techniques for ... preparing and adjusting the tip, heart, center of resistance, shoulders, upper vamp, lower vamp, and register adjustment areas of reeds. ...