10MFAN ***BRAND NEW *** “Showboat” alto sax mouthpiece—–The alto sax mouthpiece legacy has begun!

  10MFAN "Showboat" alto sax mouthpiece-----The alto sax mouthpiece legacy has begun!   The first 10MFAN alto model I will introduce is the one that I am using. Its called THE SHOWBOAT, as a tribute to my alto hero, Mr. Phil Woods. Most of you know his album, "Live from the Showboat", and its simply stellar. If you haven't checked it out, you MUST! Cheek to Cheek---ridiculous! I will offer the 3 … [Read More...]

Pre-orders for the long awaited 10MFAN 2nd Category tenor mpc “Showtime” is starting May 25th

Finally, the second category tenor mouthpiece that will complement the Robusto is finally ready. I will be accepting orders starting May 25th. This is my focussed all-around tenor mouthpiece that has warmth, punch, power, and brights when pushed. It can do it all! This is a powerhouse beast for the straight ahead mouthpiece guy, with a beautiful freedom in the blow and its got tons of power! To pre-order: … [Read More...]

2018 CT Scanned Vintage Replica Mouthpieces—-Is it really finally going to happen???

I’ve been asked to put out vintage copy pieces for years because of my collection and experience with these pieces for over three decades. I’ve stayed away from it because my heart is really into making original design mouthpieces with my 10MFAN saxophone mouthpiece line. Not long ago, I was approached by Eric Falcon to be a part of his first Falcon Woodwinds project making the first full line of CT Scanned … [Read More...]

The 10MFAN “Super Widow” Category 3 powerhouse mouthpiece is coming out. PRE-ORDERS on June 1st

For my 3rd category powerhouse hard rubber tenor mouthpiece lovers, I will have a new 2nd option for you, coming very soon! The 3rd Category Black Widow mouthpiece has been a super hit so far. A comfortable medium height long baffle piece for the jazz player to use and get more punch and brights with, without it being a high baffle piece. A beautiful "cross-over" piece for the jazz guys to get into more punchy … [Read More...]

Please sign up for the brand new 10MFAN Newsletter

Please sign up for the 10MFAN saxophone mouthpiece Newsletter. This is a great way to stay on top of  the latest 10MFAN saxophone mouthpiece news---and there will be a lot of it over the next year for sure! We are in the midst of putting out 2 new original  design hard rubber mouthpieces in the next month, 3 new original design hard rubber alto mouthpieces will be out this summer, a less expensive original design … [Read More...]

A few great resources for saxophone players looking for gear, lessons, and more…

As I sit back and think about what a nice life Ive had in music, I thought this would be a good time to post about a few outstanding resources for saxophone players out there. If you are looking for a saxophone, or any gear related stuff, I recommend 4 dealers very much. Each offers a lot at their websites, and it's always a 1st class experience. Please when you have a moment, check out my friends at Saxquest, … [Read More...]

Doug Lawrence swingin’ oh-so-hard on the Robusto and The Classic!

Absolutely one of the coolest guys out there! A phenomenal musician and no one has more great jazz stories to share. Doug is the lead tenor man for the Count Basie Orchestra and his sound is heavenly. Doug and I hit it off right away, as we both share the same great love for Jug and Dex. Doug plays on his Tenor Madness tenor saxophone, and if you haven't checked out Randy Jones and the fantastic work they do there at … [Read More...]

Ray Gelato RIPPING IT on his Robusto -“Handclappin'”

Class, energy, rhythm, soul, and oh..... THAT SOUND!!!!!   One of the classiest gentlemen on the planet. Kind hearted and a powerhouse player who can also melt you with his gentle ballad work. Great singer, songwriter, bandleader, soloist...man, the list goes on and on! Give him a robusto cigar and his Robusto saxophone mouthpiece, and just sit back and enjoy. One of the giants carrying on that killer tone … [Read More...]

The Robusto and 1930’s Conn 10M—Dave O’Higgins!

I have played my Robusto on every type of saxophone I can  find, and it always sounds wonderful, no matter the set up. Being a Conn 10m fan,  I absolutely love the combination of those horns with my tenor saxophone mouthpieces . I love a lot of the vintage saxophones and the Conns are my favorites. Love the 10m's, the Chu's, and the 30m's. I also have some great vintage Selmer's here too, that I enjoy … [Read More...]

Some Mobley on the Merlot tenor mouthpiece

Here is my friend Ian Tordella showing how wonderful he sounds on the Merlot hard rubber tenor saxophone mouthpiece. He is playing the Mobley penned gem, "Soul Station". That album to me is glorious on so many accounts. If you haven't checked it out yet, treat yourself to some jazz magic! The Merlot mouthpiece model has a big, warm, and open sound top to bottom. It also has a nice spread so you can hear it ear to ear … [Read More...]

The Robusto and Selmer Mark VI combo—-oh yes!

Two of the nicest guys and finest players out there.... David Mann and Roger Manins.  Kind, considerate, and humble players and people. Will you sound just like them if you play my Robusto tenor saxophone mouthpiece?....No, of course not---but you will sound like you, and that's more important! My 10MFAN saxophone mouthpieces allow players to get their own individual vibe and don't push you into a sound corner so … [Read More...]

Eric Spaulding and Greg Hawkins enjoying their Black Widow’s

Eric Spaulding and Greg Hawkins giving you a taste of what their 10MFAN Black Widow tenor saxophone mouthpieces can do. This is my "cross-over' mouthpiece that bridges the gap between a killer hard rubber tenor saxophone mouthpiece that can be used for jazz settings, and one needed for more authentic sounding funk, blues, pop, smooth jazz, R&B, etc. A mouthpiece that can truly be used for any setting and sound … [Read More...]