FORESTONE

Fulfilling the highest Japanese quality standards with premium quality soprano, alto and tenor saxophones, synthetic reeds, straps and mouthpiece patches. 

 

Forestone is renowned for their premium synthetic reeds and mouthpiece patches. Four models of reeds are available: Traditional/Original, Black Bamboo, Hinoki, and the new fusion White Bamboo.

American Unfiled
Jazz Cut

Forestone Premium Synthetic Reeds
Forestone Hinoki Jazz Hybrid Premium Synthetic Reed at The Wedge Distribution

HINOKI

Jazz Hybrid in Ivory Color

 

  • American unfiled cut
       - Alto, Tenor
    French filed cut
       - Baritone, Clarinet, Soprano

  • Lively response for a free sound

  • More character & dynamic range

  • Calcium-enriched bamboo fibers

French Filed
Classic Cut

Forestone White Bamboo Premium Synthetic Reed at The Wedge Distribution

WHITE BAMBOO

Fusion of Black Bamboo and Hinoki Reeds

 

  • Designed with professional classical players in mind

  • Behaves like a good French cut cane reed

  • Big and strong heart

  • Sturdy resistance for perfect control. 

  • Lots of modern overtones while maintained an even spectrum.

Forestone Black Bamboo Premium Synthetic Reed at The Wedge Distribution

BLACK BAMBOO

 Dark Classical Carbon

 

  • French filed cut

  • Harder resistance for more control

  • Dark classical sound

  • Tonally perfectly balanced

  • Contains bamboo fiber and special carbon mixture

Forestone Black Bamboo with Blast Premium Synthetic Reed at The Wedge Distribution

BLACK BAMBOO
WITH BLAST

Special Surface Treatment

 

  • French filed cut

  • Special Surface Treatment for better projection, more volume and quicker response

  • Harder resistance for more control

  • Dark classical sound

  • Tonally perfectly balanced

  • Contains bamboo fiber and special carbon mixture

Forestone Traditional / Original Premium Synthetic Reed at The Wedge Distribution

TRADITIONAL

Original Synthetic Reed

 

  • French filed cut

  • Very free blowing for easy playing

  • Bright round sound

  • High resilience and flexibility

  • Retains strength and resistance over a long period

  • Synthetic reed made of resin-bonded bamboo

Premium Reeds

Forestone Premium Synthetic Reeds at The Wedge Distribution.
Forestone mouthpiece patches fit clarinet, soprano, alto, tenor and baritone saxophone mouthpieces at The Wedge Distribution
Forestone mouthpiece patches fit clarinet, soprano, alto, tenor and baritone saxophone mouthpieces. Protection and comfort with a modern self adhesive surface structure  No glue, solvents or slipping. A best seller!
Forestone Premium Mouthpiece Patches at The Wedge Distribution
Forestone Premium Mouthpiece Patches at The Wedge Distribution
Small size: Clarinet, soprano and some thinner altos
Standard:   Tenor, baritone and most altos
Forestone Premium Mouthpiece Patches at The Wedge Distribution
Forestone Premium Mouthpiece Patches at The Wedge Distribution
  • Modern self adhesive surface
  • No glue, solvents or residues
  • No slipping of the plate
  • Reattach-able
  • Lasts longer than rubber plates
  • More natural feeling
  • Non-toxic and non-allergenic
  • Easy to sanitize and tasteless
  • 0.4mm thick
Forestone Premium Mouthpiece Patches at The Wedge Distribution
Forestone Premium Mouthpiece Patches at The Wedge Distribution

Mouthpiece Patches

Forestone Premium Japanese Saxophones at The Wedge Distribution
Forestone Premium Japanese Saxophones at The Wedge Distribution
Forestone Premium Japanese Saxophones at The Wedge Distribution

Essential to Forestone saxophones is their renowned craftsman Asushi. With a total understanding of the balance of sound, vibration and mechanics, Asushi creates instruments that are alive and of the highest quality in the world.

Gorgeous, Premium Japanese Saxophones

Fulfilling the highest Japanese quality standards with premium quality alto and tenor saxophones.  Forestone horns are enhanced with a state-of-the-art Cyrogenic process, freeing up vibrations and bringing the saxophones beautiful sound to new heights!

Forestone Vibration Cryo-Treat (FVCT)

Forestone Saxophone Vibration Cryogenic Treatment at The Wedge Distribution

New, state-of-the-art, two-step gas and liquid process produces stress-free metal for a better sound and faster response!

Forestone Saxophone Vibration Cryogenic Treatment at The Wedge Distribution.
Forestone Saxophone Vibration Cryogenic Treatment at The Wedge Distribution.
Forestone Saxophone Vibration Cryogenic Treatment at The Wedge Distribution.

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Forestone Reed Strength Chart

Forestone Reed Strength Chart at The Wedge Distribution
Forestone Reed Strength Chart at The Wedge Distribution