The Vandoren V5 series of mouthpieces is characterised by a traditional round chamber. These mouthpieces are characterised by a traditional, round chamber that creates a clean, clear and concise sound that is easily controllable. These mouthpieces are available in a wide variety of models that suit classical and jazz musicians. Players that are used to the Optimum series will find this mouthpiece very similar, with the V5 featuring a much more spread sound. They are available in a wide range of tip openings in order to suit Jazz and Classical players alike.