Giddings mouthpieces uses the finest materials and has the largest selection of stainless steel mouthpieces in the world. The Bacchus is our smallest Jazz piece is similar to a Bach 12, with a sound that cuts and with a brilliant, pure lead trombone tone. Don't be fooled by size this piece is killer on those extended high solos that need to project. The Bacchus responds with a crisp even feel throughout the range of the instrument. Great for lead playing with a light, agile, pure sound. This is the ideal piece for control in the extreme loud dynamics and to cut through and be heard over the band.
Giddings mouthpieces are hypoallergenic, feel like gold on your chops, last a lifetime, and are made with unmatched craftsmanship and dedication for your music enjoyment. The Chocolatero is similar to a Bach 12, with a sound that cuts, and a brilliant pure lead trombone tone. The Chocolatero projects more core and has a clean articulation throughout the range of the instrument. Great for lead playing while retaining core and impact.
The barber is our top selling small bore lead mouthpiece. Designed with a medium cup and back bore this piece has the best balance of ease in the high register while being effortless to play in the lows. The Barber is a medium size Jazz mouthpiece similar to Bach 11 sound with a slightly shallower cup. The Barber produces a warmer fuller sound than the Chocolatero. For players who are looking for a mouthpiece with more depth of sound while still retaining even response, great projection, and comfort.
Giddings mouthpieces uses harder and stronger stainless steel which translates the vibration into the instrument faster, with more energy. We also have quick order fill times, and the largest selection of stainless steel mouthpieces on the market today.View full product details
Giddings mouthpieces are designed with you in mind. Giddings mouthpieces are made with super alloys and unparalleled craftsmanship giving you the edge over others. The Chubasco is excellent for those who are looking for a mouthpiece that projects, and holds up well while performing the powerful dynamic contrasts of lead playing. While the core of tone holds together the upper over tones cut through ensembles and allow the soloist to be heard. The rim is designed for maximum comfort without loss of sound, and ease of playability. The Chubasco produces the largest sound when compared to our other jazz mouthpieces, giving the soloist plenty of room for dynamic contrast and artistic expression.
Similar to our Chocolatero in rim diameter and throat, but with a shallower cup.View full product details
GWC-101 has a slightly larger rim diameter than the Chubasco, but with a cup depth similar to the Chocolatero, and a more open throat that really locks in for people who use a lot of air when playing on the small bore trombone.View full product details
Harry Watters Signature model mouthpiece is a versatile mouthpiece similar in size to a Bach 6 1/2 Al. This mouthpiece is designed to project a solid core of sound throughout the range of the instrument, while still keeping the beautiful singing quality that lead playing demands. Harry uses this mouthpiece while playing in the Army Blues Jazz Ensemble & The US Army Brass Quintet in Washington, DC.
The NB-100 is an excellent choice for individuals looking for a mouthpiece that is well balanced, easy to articulate, with a pure, clear, and brilliant tone. Designed for players who want a mouthpiece that is easy to play through all registers, based on a 6 1/2 Al size cup with a slightly larger inner rim diameter for comfort and flexibility.
On sale now! The GW-100 one of our top selling mouthpieces on sale while supplies last. Satin Finish only.
The GW 100 is an excellent choice for individuals looking for a mouthpiece that is well balanced, easy to articulate, with a pure, clear, and brilliant tone. Designed for players who want a mouthpiece that is easy to play through all registers, based on a 5G size cup with a slightly larger inner rim diameter for comfort, and flexibility. Also with slightly more mass on the exterior of the mouthpiece that helps hold the sound together and stabilize it while playing extremely loud.
You know the legendary LA sound. Now you can enjoy the benefits of stainless steel in a truly classic design based on a Bach NY 5G. Sonny asked us to make him a mouthpiece that would do everything his 5G did and more. This mouthpiece is for those players who want a pure sweet tone that is even throughout the register, with snappy response, and plenty of sound.View full product details
Orchestral tenor trombone mouthpiece similar to Bach 5G rim diameter. The Euros has a focused sound, clean articulations, blends well and can cut when needed. With a slightly larger throat than a traditional Bach 5G, and the Euros has more room for dynamic contrast while retaining the beautiful upper overtones of the tenor trombone voice. Semi flat rim contour is great for endurance, and articulation.
Giddings mouthpieces offers the largest stainless steel mouthpiece selection available today. Our mouthpieces are made with harder materials than others, and will last a life time. All of our mouthpieces are hypoallergenic, fun to play, with designs that help you achieve your musical goals with ease.
Giddings mouthpieces has the largest selection of mouthpieces available, using harder and more resistant stainless than others. Our mouthpieces project better with clarity and ease like you have never experienced. We make out mouthpieces to exacting standards using CNC lathes, and robotics along with unmatched craftsmanship and designs.
The Boreas is similar in size to a Bach 5G, but with a more open backbore and throat. Designed to project a thicker sound than the Euros. The Boreas produces a full, rich, and expansive sound. Easy to facilitate lip slurs, articulation, with fat tone and easy projection. The larger back bore allows for the huge dynamic contrast that many players need.
Rim 1.008 and the throat is .283 in diameter, deep funnel shape cup. In Greek mythology, Boreas is the god who personifies the north wind, and is pictured as bearded and powerful.
The NB-101 has a wider flat rim that measures 1.010 in diameter. Designed around a Bach 6 1/2 al cup, but with more shimmer and zip. Clarity of tone, and ease of playing in the extreme highs really make this a fun mouthpiece to play.
The GW-101 has a wider more rounded rim that measures 1.010 in diameter. Similar to our Kadja cup, but .035 more shallow. With additional weight on the O.D. to really help it hold together in loud playing situations.
The Seiji Nakazawa Signature Model mouthpiece is an excellent choice for individuals looking for a mouthpiece that is well balanced, articulate, with a beautiful centered core, and smaller more refined backbore. Based on a 6 Al size cup with a larger inner rim, but with a tighter backbore for improved endurance and easier phrasing.
The Kadja is one of our most popular tenor trombone mouthpieces. Rim 1.012, and throat .285. This mouthpiece has a deep funnel shape cup. Designed to carry the largest of ensembles. Great mouthpiece for those who are looking for a huge sound without loss of clarity and articulation. Kadja is a steady breeze off the sea in Bali.
We have added a new Sonny Ausman piece! The SA-100 has slightly more cup volume and a thinner rim than the Sonny Ausman original piece.View full product details
The NB-102 has a wider flat rim that measures 1.020 in diameter. Designed around a Bach 6 1/2 al cup, but with more shimmer and zip. Clarity of tone, and ease of playing in the extreme highs really make this a fun mouthpiece to play. With more room for your chops to relax and buzz!View full product details
The GW-102 has a wider more rounded rim that measures 1.020 in diameter. Similar to our Kadja cup, but .035 more shallow. With additional weight on the O.D. and more overall cup volume than many of our other mouthpieces this is a great section piece, making balancing between the principal and the bass a snap.
The DJNV was made in collaboration with David Jackson, this mouthpiece is sure to meet the needs of players every where! The DJNV has a slightly more rounded rim contour. The DJNV is also slightly heavier than some of our other tenor trombone pieces, this added mass helps the mouthpiece hold together in the extremes that we are called upon to generate while making music.View full product details
A very large mouthpiece designed for ensemble playing. Similar to the original Art Lehman deep funnel cup mouthpieces. Designed exclusively for Euphonium players that want a larger sound and more core without losing flexibility and articulation.View full product details
The E-1 is one of our best classic sounding tenor trombone mouthpieces. The cup volume is balanced with a more traditional size throat that adds in stability, core, articulation, and projection. Designed with the sound of a classic 5G but with a slightly larger inner rim diameter that modern trombone players needs.
The EXL is designed for tenor trombone players who like a wider cup, similar to a Bach 4G. This piece balances overall weight, rim diameter, cup depth, and throat to be at home in any ensemble with much more presence of core and projection compared to the E-1. Rim is 1.035 and the throat is .290 in diameter, funnel shape cup.
The GW-103 has a wider more rounded rim that measures 1.030 in diameter. Similar to our Kadja cup, but .035 more shallow. With additional weight on the O.D. and more overall cup volume than many of our other mouthpieces this is a great section piece, that gives more room for your for your chops to relax and vibrate.View full product details
Danny Helseth Signature Solo Model euphonium mouthpiece is a versatile mouthpiece similar in size to SM4U. Designed to project a solid core of sound throughout the range of the instrument, with a singing, clear tone. Danny uses this mouthpiece primarily for solo work.
Designed with a deeper cup, and larger throat and back bore than the solo model. The ensemble piece has a resonate expansive sound, projecting a full and powerful tone. Danny uses this mouthpiece primarily for ensemble work
A true classic tenor trombone voice with the feel and advantage of stainless steel. The TZ -103 cup and backbore combine to make a mouthpiece that responds easily, plays in tune, and projects like gang busters. With a slightly larger inner rim diameter than a 5G, this is made for people who like a wider rim diameter (like a 4G), while still retaining ease of flexibility, range, and clean articulation.
The E-2 is designed for tenor trombone players who like a wider cup, similar to a Bach 3G. With classic outside dimensions, weight and rim contours, this mouthpiece works best for folks that double and play bass and tenor and need to be able to switch with ease.
The combination of larger rim diameter, with a slightly shallower cup, an easily and controlled backbore really knock the ball out of the park in live solo performance settings. Designed to facilitate rapid interval skips, lip slurs, and fast articulated passages with a brilliant tone.
The Mark 1 Bass Trombone mouthpiece is for players who love their standard Bach 1.25 but want the benefits of stainless steel. The Mark 1 locks in easier, and projects a classic bass trombone sound.
" I couldn't be happier with my Giddings and Webster Mark 1 mouthpiece. In my job, consistency is key. The mouthpiece responds with the same clarity and projection whether I'm on a concert stage, marching a Friday night Parade, or playing in a trombone quartet. These are the attributes that will keep me playing on Giddings and Webster for many years to come!"
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The Karif is similar in rim diameter to the Chinook and Don Harwood mouthpieces, however the Karif projects a powerful pure tone. With quick response, accurate articulation, and special attention to the beautiful upper overtones the bass trombone produces. The Karif is ideal for those looking for a versatile bass trombone mouthpiece at home in all playing situations and ensembles.View full product details
Giddings mouthpieces increase endurance while projecting more core of sound into the hall. We use some of the hardest stainless steels available, this transfers your vibration into the instrument faster and gives you better response. The Chinook brings effortlessness and facility to the bass trombone designed to create a warm thick tone, and easy articulation. The Chinook is a balanced trombone mouthpiece with a powerful bass trombone voice.
It is similar in size to a Schilke 60 with a more comfortable rim for better endurance.
Giddings has the finest craftsmanship and we are dedicated to your musical needs with the largest selection of stainless steel mouthpieces available.View full product details
Don Harwood's Signature Model Bass Trombone Mouthpiece
This mouthpiece is designed for Don Harwood, bass trombonist in the New York Philharmonic. Don's mouthpiece is designed to make his job easier by projecting the clear independent voice of the orchestral bass trombone while locking in on octaves with the tuba, and supporting the trombone section of the orchestra. This mouthpiece will support any orchestral section, designed with a unique throat and backbore that keeps it controllable, and fun to play in all ensembles. A semi flat rim that is extremely comfortable. Medium deep cup similar to a Schilke 60, and a balanced backbore and throat that project make this a very versitile bass trombone mouthpiece. Rim diameter 28.956mm, 1.139 inches. Throat diameter 7.925mm, .312inches
Giddings mouthpieces uses harder stainless steel than others, these materials get your buzz energy into the instrument faster and with less effort. Giddings mouthpieces makes a seamless transition into your instrument and music allowing you to focus on the art of music, and not your equipment. This piece has the same cup and rim as the Chinook but with a considerably more open throat and backbore.
"The results are everything I wanted and more. Everyone I have played the Chinook S series mouthpiece for has felt there is more sound, sooner and a darker, mellower tone with abundant core and projection." -Bob SandersView full product details
DH-100 Bass Trombone Mouthpiece will support any orchestral section, or large band. Designed with a unique throat and backbore to maintain control with focus and ease. A semi flat rim that is extremely comfortable. Deeper than a Schilke 60, and a balanced back bore and throat that project make this a very versatile bass trombone mouthpiece.View full product details
While I have a clear understanding that there is no such thing as a “perfect” mouthpiece, the “D. Mirvil 5” is probably the closest thing to it. As an active performer and teacher who emphasizes the entire range of the trombone, the mouthpiece provides me the versatility to perform with a brilliant sound in the upper tessitura in orchestral settings, while also providing a rich and euphonious sound in the lower register, which would be expected from a bass trombonist. The mouthpiece also enables me to perform technical passages with ease and beautifies my lyrical playing with a vocalist’s touch.
Trombonist, Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra
Performing Artist, Conn-SelmerView full product details
The Boston Brass Trombone mouthpiece for Domingo Pagliuca close to the diameter of a Bach 4G rim with a slightly more open back bore. Domingo's rim has more grip and a slightly raised point just before it drops down into the cup.
"My job in Boston Brass demands the ability of changing styles as well as performing for long periods of time. The Domingo Pagliuca Boston Brass series mouthpiece that Mr. Giddings designed suits me perfectly for that and much more. I am also constantly performing in recording sessions for the music industry and this particular mouthpiece gives the sound that I need in the different styles of music. It is simply a superb mouthpiece. Thank you Ivan."View full product details
With a standard inner rim diameter of .996 and a medium shallow cup depth This mouthpiece is easy to control, very flexible, and provides punch and power.
Special introductory pricing while supplies last
GWC-958 has our smallest inner rim diameter combined with a cup depth similar to the Chocolatero, and a throat of .232. The 958 is a great piece for players that like a smaller inner rim diameter that gives the player great control over the extreme high and extended playing required by lead players in band.View full product details
The Joseph L. Jefferson signature small-bore trombone mouthpiece is perfect for the commercial trombonist. This mouthpiece has a 6.5 rim and a uniquely designed cup and back bore, which assists players to play throughout the entire range of the instrument with ease and consistency. Additionally, this mouthpiece features an outer sleeve, which adds more zip to your sound offering clearer articulations and more core to your overall sound. As a commercial trombonist, it is essential to have a mouthpiece that can lead, and blend in section playing, while offering facility and feedback to the player during both technical and legato phrases.
Joseph L. Jefferson, D.M.A.
Assistant Professor of Trombone
Director of Jazz Studies
Southeast Missouri State University
Available Mid December 2017!
These new mouthpieces, created in collaboration with Ivan, meet all my needs. The readiness, ease, accuracy and resonance of sound in all registers and articulations is amazing. The Gianluca L was created by the need to have a versatile mouthpiece to be used both in orchestra as soloist and in quintet. The Gianluca S was created for light music or big bands music or for very high solo pieces. I am very proud of the quality of the mouthpiece and the facility with which you can get the sound you want. I am grateful to Ivan for helping me with this project and the results I have achieved.