These refined, hand-made reeds are recommended for advanced amateurs and students beyond their second year. Many players use them for performance and for practice.
Some teachers and beginning reed makers purchase these reeds in medium-hard strength and use them to practice adjusting reeds. Starting from a working reed can save a lot of time and provide a great reference point.
- Cultured, Refined Tone
- Resilient and Responsive
- Flexible and Highly Consistent
Charles Standard reeds are made with select Charles Pro cane, 22 gauge soft brass wire, triple twist ff nylon wrapping. The American profile features a well defined collar, moderate spine and light, responsive tip.
- Overall length: 57mm
- From first wire to butt: 28.5mm
- Tip width: 13.8mm
- At collar: 8.3mm
- At first wire: 8.1mm
- At second wire: 7.8mm
Thread color may vary.
These reeds ship within 1 to 7 business days. They almost always ship within 1 to 4 days, but slight delays are possible, allowing for good and bad reedmaking days. We welcome your call to discuss emergency shipments at (603) 356-9890.