Cornet & Trumpet Mouthpieces

CornishMaid

New Member
Hi Guys,

I was wondering if anyone knows of a cornet mouthpiece that is similar to the Yamaha 11B4 Trumpet mouth piece?

My cornet came with a Denis Wick 4B but I prefer the size and shape of the Yamaha. Having something similar will also make switching between the two easier. I have found a long shank version of the 11B4 but I am unsure if it would be suitable?

Thanks for your help.
 

Tom-King

Well-Known Member
Probably wouldn't work too well with a sovereign - could always try, though.

Yamaha does a few mouthpieces more likely to suit your cornet - short shanked pieces with deep cups.
The 11E4 isn't too far away (there are usually a few in eBay and they rarely go for much), rim feel will be a tiny bit different but in the same (11) size.
Think they're supplied with Yamaha's student cornets (or used to be) so there are plenty out there - sadly I don't have one or you'd have been welcome to it.
 

CornishMaid

New Member
Thank you for your help. I will have a look online tomorrow. I also realised that I only answered half of your question. I will be using it to play in a brass band. Thanks again :)
 
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