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Denis Wick DW5885 Classic French Horn Mouthpiece

Code: 201357,201358,201359,201360,201361,201362

Denis Wick makes one of the largest ranges of accessories for brass instruments available in the world today.

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Denis Wick makes one of the largest ranges of accessories for brass instruments available in the world today. He achieved a worldwide reputation as both a player and teacher and has used his vast experience and knowledge to create mouthpieces and mutes which have become the favourites of brass players all over the world.

Denis Wick uses both the latest in computer-controlled technology, and traditional handcrafting skills to produce a range of accessories that are designed to give the best possible results.

Many Denis Wick mouthpieces are now available in the Classic, Ultra, Heritage and Heavytop shapes.

The first Denis Wick mouthpieces were made in 1968, and range has grown so much, that it is now one of the largest and most comprehensive in the world. 

They are famous for their wonderful sound and brilliant designs, and are produced to the highest technical specifications. Special attention is paid to the rims, which are both comfortable and consistent. Special techniques are used to produce beautiful and extremely hard-wearing silver and gold plating.

Specification

Size Cup Cup diameter (mm) Rim width (mm) Bore (mm) Backbone Description Comparison
4 Deep cup 18.00 5.00 4.70 Barrel Enormous volume and range with support from wide rim. Good for 2nd and 4th, but can be used by strong embouchures for 1st parts  
4N Deep cup 18.00 3.93 4.70 Barrel As above with conventional narrow rim  
5 Shaped funnel 17.50 4.95 4.60 Barrel For 1st and 3rd players. Clear, smooth and rich sound. Good for beginners. Wide rim. Alex 8L (wider rim). Paxman 4B
6 Classic 17.25 4.70 4.50 Barrel    
5N Shaped funnel 17.50 3.90 4.60 Barrel As above with conventional narrow rim Alex 8L, Paxman 4B
6N More rounded cup 17.25 3.88 4.50 Barrel American type, versatile, OK for beginners, but with big professional tone quality. Narrow rim. Paxman 3B, Holton Farkas MDC
7 Medium rim 17.00 4.50 4.50 Barrel Easy high register. Solid sound and excellent flexibility. Medium-wide rim VB 7 (wider rim)
7N Medium cup 17.00 3.85 4.50 Barrel As above with narrow rim VB7

 

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