The B45 Lyre has a large tip opening which enhances the
sound projection and volume of the instrument. This mouthpiece also produces a deep
This mouthpiece also offers great flexibility throughout all registers and, although it has a large tip opening, it remains an easy blowing mouthpiece.
The Lyre symbol refers to an alteration that is been made to
the original model. Although we see different mouthpieces with a lyre within
the Vandoren range, not all of them present the same variation. In this
occasion, the B45 Lyre features a considerably larger tip opening than its
traditional version allowing great projection and more volume of the instrument.
This mouthpiece is designed with the Profile 88 beak, which refers to the shape of the beak of the mouthpiece giving to the player a more comforting mouth position. In comparison with the traditional mouthpiece, the Profile 88 has a longer beak and smother shaped transition to the chamber.
- Hard Rubber
- Tip opening
- Facing: Medium-Long
- A = 442Hz
- Ligature and cap not included