Rico “Orange Box” reeds vibrate easily. They are a favourite among jazz musicians and are ideal for students. Rico’s updated reed-making machinery and state-of-the-art process have made today’s reed more consistent than ever before. Affordably priced and conveniently packaged, Rico is the educator’s choice.
When it comes to saxophone reeds, Rico is a renowned brand trusted by musicians worldwide. Rico Alto Saxophone Reeds are crafted with precision and expertise to provide saxophonists with excellent playability, responsiveness, and a rich, vibrant tone. Whether you’re a beginner or a professional saxophonist, choosing the right reed is crucial for achieving optimal sound and performance. In this article, we will explore the features, benefits, and reasons why Rico Alto Saxophone Reeds are a popular choice among saxophonists.
Craftsmanship and Quality
Rico Alto Saxophone Reeds are meticulously crafted with high-quality materials and precision manufacturing techniques. Each reed is made from premium cane, carefully selected for its consistency and durability. Rico’s commitment to quality ensures that every reed delivers exceptional performance and enhances the overall playing experience.
Variety of Strengths
Saxophonists have diverse preferences when it comes to reed strength. Rico understands this and offers a wide range of strengths to cater to different playing styles and skill levels. Whether you prefer a softer reed for a mellower sound or a harder reed for more projection and control, Rico has the right strength for you. This variety allows you to find the perfect match for your playing style and achieve the desired tone and response.
Rico Alto Saxophone Reeds are known for their exceptional playability. The reeds are carefully designed to provide a smooth and effortless playing experience. They respond quickly to your breath and embouchure, allowing for precise articulation and dynamic control. With Rico reeds, you can focus on expressing your musicality without struggling with unresponsive or inconsistent reeds.
Consistency and Longevity
Consistency is key when it comes to saxophone reeds, and Rico excels in this aspect. Each reed is crafted with meticulous attention to detail, ensuring consistent performance across the entire line of reeds. Rico’s manufacturing process guarantees that you can rely on the same high-quality and consistent performance from reed to reed. Additionally, Rico reeds are designed to have excellent durability, providing longevity even during intense practice sessions and performances.
Enhanced Tone and Projection
One of the standout features of Rico Alto Saxophone Reeds is their ability to enhance the saxophone’s tone and projection. These reeds produce a warm, full-bodied sound that is rich in harmonics. They allow the saxophonist to achieve a balanced tone throughout the instrument’s range, from the low notes to the soaring highs. The enhanced projection ensures that your music fills the room with clarity and presence, captivating your audience with every performance.
Suitable for All Musical Styles
Rico Alto Saxophone Reeds are versatile and suitable for various musical styles. Whether you’re playing classical, jazz, pop, or any other genre, these reeds
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Next day delivery is only available on orders placed Monday – Friday before 2pm. Orders placed on a Saturday & Sunday will be dispatched on Monday (except on a holiday weekend) and is subject to stock and courier availability.
95% of our orders are delivered next day, please allow extra time at busy seasonal periods.*
Please read our Returns Policy carefully before ordering through our online store.
Cancellation before dispatch. Our aim is to package and dispatch the goods within 1 to 3 working days of receiving an order. If you wish to cancel an order within this time frame please contact us by email from our contact page. If the goods have not been dispatched then we will cancel your order and refund the invoice value. Confirmation of this refund will be email to you. For orders that have been dispatched please follow our returns policy. If you refuse to accept the delivery we will charge you for the return postage cost to us.
Returning Unwanted Goods In accordance with the Distance Selling legislation. We are happy for you to return unwanted goods within 14 days from date of delivery so long as they are returned in an unused new condition with the original packaging and all manuals and accessories, cables, PSU’s (if applicable), the original invoice and a completed returns form. Please note it is the customer’s responsibility to ensure the goods are returned safely to us and the customer must pay postage costs.
Upon receiving the return goods we will issue a refund to your credit card/method of payment for the invoice value. To obtain a return form contact us by email at email@example.com. Please note there is no refund or exchange on Books or Sheet Music due to Copyright! Returning Faulty Goods If you discover the goods you have purchased to be faulty upon receiving, please contact us at once by email so we can resolve the issue as quickly as possible. All goods sold are covered by the standard manufactures warranty against faulty materials or poor workmanship. The manufactures warranty will not cover damage due to misuse, accidental damage, wear and tear. Faulty goods must be returned with proof of purchase and returns form. We will endeavour to resolve the issue upon receipt of the faulty goods by either replacing the product with a new or equivalent model or a refund for the original invoice value to your credit card/method of payment.
Returns Step by Step Process:
1: Inform us that you wish to return the goods and clearly state the type of return in the email i.e. Refund or Faulty. We will send you a returns form by email.
2: Complete the returns form and print a copy to go along with the returning goods and place inside the returning box.
3: If at all possible use the original delivery box or obtain a new box (at your own expense). We would ask you not to write, label or tape the retail packaging when returning unwanted purchases. If this happens, it will influence your refund claim.
4: Make sure to firmly pad the returning goods to avoid damage in transit
5: Tape the box securely and clearly mark our return address on the outside of the box. If you are using the original box, please make sure to remove or unmark your delivery address.
6: Organise shipping for the returning goods and retain a receipt from the courier company as proof of postage, as unfortunately we will not be able to accept responsibility for packages lost in transit.
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About the Sound Shop Drogheda (Ireland Ltd.)
The Sound Shop was established in 1968 by Tommy Leddy and Sean McEvoy, Tommy and Sean had being hiring PA equipment for some time from their homes and seeing there was a gap in the market for musical equipment and instruments they went on to open their first shop in 14 North Quay Drogheda, and so the Sound Shop was born. The business grew quickly so it wasn’t long before a much larger premises was needed and just a few doors away from the original shop stood Mayoralty House a historic building with charm that became the home of music in Ireland for the next 37 years, With the success of the business and rise in popularity of out of town shopping the Sound Shop needed to be part of this movement so the decision was made to finally leave North Quay and built a brand new 12,000 sq ft mega store along with a 900 seat theater the TLT where both business still reside today 2023.
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