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by cavefish
(20 posts)
11 years ago

whats the skinny on meyer G series MP,s

are they better or worse than the regulars

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  1. by saxguy9345
    (21 posts)

    10 years ago

    Re: whats the skinny on meyer G series MP,s

    I've been playing my Meyer G6 for awhile now, and I must say it was leaps and bounds above the regular Meyer 6M's and 6S's I tried. It has a medium/small chamber with a medium facing, and I like the sound I get with it. Good projection, good intonation, etc. Although I didn't really search that hard for a jazz mouthpiece when I bought it, my budget was low and I might've playtested only 4 other mouthpieces that the local store had (Meyer 6M, Otto Link, E. Roussou Jazz Studio, and a metal yanagisawa). This Meyer G came out on top. BUT I can't honestly say that I have found the right reed for it, I think I like Alexandar DC's for it but I buy a size 3 and there's no back pressure. I think I'm going to try a 3 1/2 (ha... 3 1/2 for jazz) but this Meyer has some edge to it. I get plenty of edge with the DC 3's I have now, enough that I want to try 3 1/2's to tone it down. Hope my rambling helped..

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    1. by cavefish
      (20 posts)

      10 years ago

      Re: whats the skinny on meyer G series MP,s

      HOWS THE ALTISSIMOS ON IT

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      1. by saxguy9345
        (21 posts)

        10 years ago

        Re: whats the skinny on meyer G series MP,s

        Altissimo is not in my bag, sorry, I use the notes on the page for now :-)

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