The crescent model was designed with the Coltrane sound in mind. The sound is reminiscent of the John Coltrane album Crescent circa 1963. It features a slightly smaller tip opening than other models. It had a large bore and a slight baffle. Tip 6*.
Guardala mouthpieces are synonymous with quality manufacturing and design. They were made famous by Michael Brecker creating his own amazing sound on his own models with the MB and MB II.
Shock waves were sent through the jazz community in the 1980s. Superior sound could be reached through precise, high quality and innovative CNC technology. This opened the doors to previously unheard of levels of precision. Guardala mouthpieces are a combination of computer accuracy and professional handcrafting expertise.
With decades of experience, Nadir does a fantastic job of bringing the famous designs into the 21st century with state-of-the-art manufacturing, hand-crafting, and 10x the industry standard gold plating!
Nadir is the world’s only licensed manufacturer of Guardala pieces. He carried the Guardala legacy into the new millennium. Nadir's work is world renowned.