[Dixielandjazz] clarinet volume

Jhopkins jazzclarinet at cox.net
Mon Jun 11 12:50:45 PDT 2007

I play a Leblanc "Big`Easy" Pete Fountain model clarinet with a Gigliotti mouthpiece (his most open faced version) and use a 2.5 reed. I am able to be heard playing in a full dixieland band outdoors with no mike.  But I do prefer a mike for all the obvious reasons. (less work)

Joe Hopkins...Vice-President
AZ Classic Jazz Society
52nd Street Jazz Band
jazzclarinet at cox.net


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