Vandoren V5 A27 Alto Sax Mouthpiece V5

127.00 RRP 141.00 (including VAT @ 23%)

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Can be delivered to you on: 13th December 2016

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30 day money back guarantee included if returned unused and sealed

30 day money back guarantee included if returned unused and sealed

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Product Ref: 38205

  • Vandoren A27 Alto Sax Mouthpiece
  • Small Bore
  • Medium-Small Tip Opening & Medium Small Facing
  • Best Results with Weaker Reeds
  • Suitable for Intermediates & Professionals

Vandoren V5 A27 Alto Sax Mouthpiece V5


The A27 is a classic that has been developed as one of Vandoren's flagship saxophone mouthpieces. It's consistantly rich tone is portrayed right across the pitch and dynamic range of the instrument.

Product Ref: 38205

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V5 Series Mouthpiece

These mouthpieces features a smaller than normal bore and a flat baffle, very much like a traditional mouthpiece from the saxophone's creation. This gives a tone that is very infrequently too harsh or shrill but rather gives a pleasant and rich tone. The medium sized chamber gives a full and rounded tone but also offers a core of sound which gives the saxophone its expressiveness.

A27 Design

This small bore mouthpiece offers accurate intonation and a clear articulation across all the range. Because of the small bore, the resistance makes the instrument easy to play without using a huge amount of air. This means that slightly more effortless playing can achieve a wonderful timbre and a superb richness of sound.

For more information on Vandoren Optimum Saxophone Mouthpieces, please find the PDF below. Can't find that specific mouthpiece online? Please contact us for more information.


  • Tip Opening: 1.650mm
  • Facing Length: Medium - Short
  • Suitable For: Alto Saxophone
  • Recommended Reed Strength: 2.5 → 3.5