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by torn
(4 posts)
14 years ago

rigotti gold

has anyone tried rigotti gold reeds? how ar they? could you describe their characteristics? i'm also interested in legere if anyone has good info.

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  1. by bjemike
    (7 posts)

    14 years ago

    Re: rigotti gold

    i have tried them before. They are very consintant and provide nice tone. I wasn't impressed with how they reacted to altissimo, but other than that, they're very good reeds. try them.

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  2. by johnnysaxman
    (1 post)

    10 years ago

    Re: rigotti gold

    I have purchased several boxes direct from Orfeo Borgani in Macerate Italy this past summer. I find them to be very consistent and smooth without the graininess that you experience from the Rico Royals. I found that I had to go to a strong for the Altisimo clarity and the low Bb was a very strong sound with them. they last for me many plays (many hours) and I am pleasantly still playing on them and prefer them over all other reeds I have tried on the past. I would highly recomend trying them, you will be pleasantly surprised too. Johnny

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