Klarinet Archive - Posting 000168.txt from 1997/12
From: Dee Hays <deerich@-----.net>
Subj: Re: Flavored Reeds For Clarinet?
Date: Fri, 5 Dec 1997 12:40:22 -0500
Yes I have even seen the flavored reeds and permitted my 10 year old daughter
to buy a couple. The flavor is just a gimmick. The reeds themselves are low
in quality. The surfaces are rough and they are very inconsistent. Even my
10 year old could tell that these were poor reeds and said don't bother to buy
> This is news to me - my nine year old nephew, who takes trumpet lessons at
> school, said they have flavored (strawberry, blueberry...) reeds for their
> clarinet players. Has anyone else heard of this?