Denis Wick has perfected the classic mouthpiece over the last 30
years to help players achieve a clarity, warmth and beauty of sound
that no other manufacturer has been able to duplicate. His attention
to detail and dedication to his craft has brought intonation and
flexibility to near perfection, creating the highest standard in brass
The original design. This gives clarity, precision, and a very easily controlled, centred sound. It adds more brilliance and richer upper overtones than the convex outer profiles of other designs. The Classic design is very responsive and easy to play. It has excellent flexibility and a rich tone.
The Denis Wick DWPAX Paxman French horn mouthpieces sees the collaboration of two companies well known in the world of brass playing, Denis Wick, famous for mutes and mouthpieces, and Paxman Horns, world famous makers of French horns. Together with Tim Jones, principal horn of the London Symphony Orchestra, Denis Wick has developed these mouthpieces with the idea of bringing the innovations seen in the Denis Wick Heritage mouthpieces to the French horn.