Klarinet Archive - Posting 000433.txt from 1998/03
Subj: Re: Ligatures
Date: Fri, 6 Mar 1998 21:45:54 -0500
Try looking at a Robert Vinson. You can inquire at the
clickbarrel.com web site. This ligature is plastic, but it is quite good.
I also play on a BG, but have since switch to this.
Sun City Symphony, Glendale, AZ
At 04:18 PM 3/6/98 -0800, you wrote:
>>Subject: Shopping for a new Ligature
>> I am shopping for a new ligature. I saw a few ads for the Vandoren
>>Optimum (spelling?). I currently have a B&G Revelation. I haven't tried any
>>ligatures yet. I am looking for a preferably fabric ligature, but would
>>metal one, if it's really good. Any suggestions??? I think the Rovners are
>>pretty good too, and they are low in price.
>> ~~Patrick Kwan
>Before buying any ligature, I suggest trying the best of all possible
>worlds....... a rubber band. The best response, sound and ease of
>playing comes from using a simple rubber band as a ligature. If only it
>weren't such a pain to put on and off.