best alto sax classical mouthpiece; metal

i am taking my grade 3 exam shortly and fail to get high notes easily with my basic learners mouthpiece. i have a yamaha 4c mouthpiece but struggle to hit high d and f easily. is there a better mouthpiece i can use.






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Apr 29, 2008
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response to ? about mouthpiece for yamaha
by: dave g

I also had difficulty with high notes on my yamaha alto with the original yamaha mountpiece. I switched to a Selmer mountpiece and it completely solved my problem.

Aug 09, 2008
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Please switch!
by: Caleb M.

Beginner mouthpieces are meant for easier playability (less air = faster response time). Switching to any selmer c* should help you reach the higher registers because of the more focused air.

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