Grand Concert Select reeds are filed and feature a traditional tip and thicker spine, providing a quick response. They have a traditional blank thickness, which adds more brilliance to the sound. Stable and consistent from pianissimo to fortissimo, the revolutionary cut provides unrivaled flexibility for precise articulation and interval changes. Grand Concert Select reeds are also well suited for ensemble playing. D’Addario’s unwavering commitment to innovation and consistency has resulted in a new era of products for the modern clarinetist and saxophonist. Through natural farming and harvesting processes in the cane fields and digitally-controlled precision in the crafting of reeds and mouthpieces, the D’Addario Woodwinds line of accessories allows players of all ages and abilities to worry less about their equipment and more about making music.