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Rovner Versa V-1RL Alto Saxophone Ligature & Cap

£56.08 excluding VAT (UK Export and VAT Assisted Purchase price)
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Technical Specification

  • Allows complete tonal control and accurate intonation throughout all registers
  • Internal ribbing that floats the ligature body on the mouthpiece
  • Very thin stainless steel rails supporting the reed
  • New free-floating metal fittings that produce better seating of ligature and reed
  • A new polymer-impregnated, double textured ligature body


The Rovner "Versa" ligature embodies much of the tonal "center" of a good metal ligature, but with the flexibility and freedom that are the hallmark of Rovner Ligatures. Simply put, no other ligature feels this good! Offers a great sense of playing confidence derived from the feeling of complete control and accurate, intensely focussed intonation. Great sonority reigns in the bottom two-thirds of the low register. Notes that normally buzz irritatingly achieve a new level of tonal purity and roundness. Register breaks, up or down, take place with nearly the same ease as movement to adjacent notes. Many reeds that wouldn't play are instantly turned into great performers. The depth of sound of this ligature reveals how all other ligatures are shallow-sounding. Every Rovner Ligature:

  • Permits the reed to vibrate more freely than with conventional metal ligatures
  • Improves tone, response and intonation of woodwind instruments
  • Allows the reed to swell and shrink without distorting the reed body, reducing the likelihood of leakage at the facing
  • Reduces peculiar modes of vibration that give rise to uneven scales, poor intonation, squeaks and raspiness
  • If properly used, will provide greater playing ease, considerably extended reed life and fewer rejected reeds
  • Is made of the finest materials obtainable
  • Has a body made of neoprene-impregnated polyester fabric that will not stretch or rot and is chemically impervious;
  • Is fitted with corrosion-resistant metal fittings
  • Undergoes constant scrutiny for possible improvements
  • Features double-textured ligature body with new T-process Polymer Impregnation

Which Model to Select?
Find your mouthpiece below, and select the relevant ligature.

Alto sax - Most ebonite mouthpieces V-1RL

Alto sax - Metal Dukoff, Yanagisawa mouthpieces 
Alto sax - Metal Otto Link, RIA, Sugal mouthpieces

Tenor sax - Most ebonite mouthpieces
Tenor sax - Ebonite Couf, Berg Larsen, Runyon, Vandoren mouthpieces

Tenor sax - Most metal mouthpieces
Tenor sax - Metal Beechler, Lawton, Otto Link, Ria, Vandoren mouthpieces

Item Details

Manufacturer: Rovner
Category: Alto Saxophone Ligatures and Caps