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Rovner Alto Saxophone Ligature Hard Rubber 1RL Dark


The Rovner Dark 1RL promotes a full, centered tone.

Favoured especially by classical performers for its warm sound.

Supplied with plastic cap.

Fits most Alto mouthpieces and some slim Tenor mouthpieces.

The most popular range of inverted fabric ligatures, especially for advanced players



Permits the reed to vibrate more freely than with conventional metal ligatures

  • Improves tone, response and intonation of woodwind instruments
  • Allows reed to swell and shrink without distorting the reed body, reducing the likelihood of leakage at the facing
  • Reduces peculiar modes of vibration that give rise to uneven scales, poor intonation, squeaks and raspiness
  • If properly used, will provide greater playing ease, considerably extended reed life and fewer rejected reeds
  • Is made of the finest materials obtainable
  • Has a body made of neoprene-impregnated polyester fabric that will not stretch or rot and is chemically impervious; is fitted with corrosion-resistant metal fittings
  • Undergoes constant scrutiny for possible improvements
  • All current ligatures feature double-textured ligature body with new T-process Polymer Impregnation.

    Fits most hard rubber and plastic standard alto sax mouthpiecesAlso Berg Larsen, Vandoren and other hard rubber slim tenor sax mouthpieces(please see link below for detailed size chart)

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