Backun Moba Bb Clarinet Mouthpiece : Metropolitan

The MoBa clarinet mouthpiece offers 12 different models ranging from Closed to Medium open tip openings. The MoBa mouthpiece is made of high quality ebonite and is cut from a Zinner blank. Designed by Morrie Backun and Ricardo Morales.


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Arabesque: Medium Open mouthpiece. Long facing similar to a Vandoren B40 mouthpiece. Tip opening 1.19mm.

Arabesque 2: Same as Arabesque and set at A=442. Tip opening of 1.19mm.

Camerata: Closed mouthpiece. Produces a Crisp, clean sound and feel which can be easily controlled with little effort. Tip opening 0.99mm.

Legend: Medium Closed mouthpiece. Emulates the traditional French sound and offers an immediate response, very compatible with synthetic reeds. Tip opening 1.03mm.

Metropolitan: Medium Open mouthpiece. Designed with the New York’s Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, this orchestra supports large projection and great response. Tip opening of 1.18mm. 

Orchestra: Medium Closed mouthpiece. Ideal for orchestra performances with a warm hold when playing loud but still maintaining clarity. Tip opening 1.11mm.

Orchestra+: Medium Closed mouthpiece.  Ideal for orchestra performances with a warm hold when playing loud but still maintaining clarity. Tip opening 1.12mm

Philadelphia: Medium Open mouthpiece. Offers a rich, dark sound that projects well in orchestral and solo performances, requires a developed air support and strong embouchure. Tip opening 1.15mm.

Philadelphia 2: Same as Philadelphia and set at A= 442. Tip opening of 1.15mm.

Philadelphia +: Medium open mouthpiece. Offers a rich, dark sound that projects well in both orchestral and solo performances. Requires a strong embouchure. Tip opening 1.17mm. 

Philadelphia +2: Same as Philadelphia + and set at A= 442. Tip opening of 1.17mm.

Traditional: Medium Closed mouthpiece. Similar to the legend but allowing for a larger air flow. Designed for both solo and large ensemble work. Tip opening of 1.09mm.


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£150.00( If bought from United Kingdom )