Frederick L. Hemke reeds are filed and feature a thinner tip and shorter vamp for ease of response. They are often chosen by traditional jazz players and classical users who appreciate the clean articulation and filed cut which tends to suit mouthpieces with a gradual curved lay.
Rico's updated reed-making machinery and state-of-the-art process have made todays Hemke reed more consistent than ever before.
Shorter vamp for a darker tone.
Slightly thinner tip for quick response and easy articulation.
Produced in the USA.
Supplied in a box of 5.
Strengths 2 to 4 available in half size steps.
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Hemke Alto Sax Reed : Boxes of 5 Reviews
Anonymous review via Feefo - 2020-06-17
I'm very pleased with these reeds. I haven't tried all the reeds in the box, but the ones I have tried have been good.
Anonymous review via Feefo - 2019-03-21
Plays straight out of the packet. Has a good warm tone, plays easily across the range.
Anonymous review via Feefo - 2016-08-17
Anonymous review via Feefo - 2016-03-22
Am testing new reed strength with new patch on mouthpiece to generate 'softer' sound - looking good!
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