Although technologically superior, its sound is similar to the sound produced by the age-old string ligature
Includes a Rovner cap
For soprano saxophone (very small) with rubber mouthpiece
The original Dark launched the fine line of Rovner ligatures in 1974, and introduced an innovative approach to ligature design. It is especially enjoyed by the classical player, and despite many imitators, continues to be our best-seller. For decades it has also been the "go-to" ligature for music educators, knowing they can recommend it with complete confidence that a Rovner ligature is just the thing to help developing players move to the next level of performance.
Universal fit for clarinet, soprano, alto, tenor or baritone sax
Patented reel system
Aircraft-grade steel lace
Includes alto, tenor and soprano caps
The Compass Ligature is incomparable to its leather or metal counterparts. Featuring BOA Technology's patented reel system and aircraft-grade steel lace, you will be flying through phrases using less effort and achieving 30% more volume. Its uniform pressure allows your reed to breathe freely, and with its lifetime warranty, you can breathe freely too. Oh, did we mention it has a universal fit? That means any mouthpiece, any reed. Try it. Includes alto, tenor and soprano caps.
The Rover MKIII is a premium ligature that gives greater weight & substance to the tone as compared to the "Dark" & "Light" models.Rovner ligatures hold the reed to the mouthpiece with no pressure points. Because there are no pressure points or rigid constraints on the reed, the reed seats evenly to the facing of the mouthpiece reducing stuffiness and improving tonal clarity. Available Mark III model ligatures C-1E - Bb German String/Eb Clarinet, Nickel Fittings C-1M - Metal Alto Sax, Nickel Fittings C-1R - Bb Clarinet, Nickel Fittings C-1RL - Hard Rubber Alto Sax, Gold Fittings C-1RVS - Hard Rubber Soprano Sax, Gold Fittings C-2M - Metal Tenor Sax, Nickel Fittings C-2R - Hard Rubber Tenor Sax, Gold Fittings C-3ML - Metal Large Tenor/Small