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Description: Bb Soprillo
Manufacturer: Benedikt Eppelsheim
Serial #: 195
Finish: Lacquered
Source: saxop on

This is of course the smallest horn in saxophone family. Until Benedikt Eppelsheim designed and manufactured this instrument, there was no "sopranisimo" sax, other than a conceptual one that Adolphe Sax had created.

This is how Eppelsheim describes the Soprillo on his website:

The Soprillo Bb piccolo saxophone

> written range Bb 3–Eb 6, sounding Ab4-Db 7
> 1 octave above Bb soprano
> same fingering as any modern saxophone
> uses Eb , Ab or German style Bb clarinet reeds or sopranino sax reeds

Attention: Due to its extreme range and the required very firm embouchure only professional players can play the Soprillo.
It may take several months of practice to reach the highest notes.
Keywords: Soprillo, Eppelsheim, German, Modern
Date: 03.05.2014 19:26
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