Clary Woodmutes Cup Mute

Clary Woodmutes Cup Mute

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Clary Woodmutes are handmade from domestic and exotic hardwood.  They are finished with shellac and buffed and waxed to make them pretty and shiny.  The inside is finished with a protective-coating of mineral oil.  

All mutes come with an attractive handmade black velvet bag!

Models:

  • The Bobby K Adjustable Cup Mute - An eye-catching and extremely-versatile cup mute.  The Bobby K cup is made from dense hardwood (hard maple and purpleheart) which offers a brighter, but very-resonant sound.  It plays in-tune and offers minimal resistance.
  • The Kramer Adjustable Cup Mute - A visually-striking and excellent-playing cup mute.  The Kramer cup (with the same basic design as the S.G.C.) is in-tune and offers minimal resistance. This adjustable cup is made of sapele and cherry, with the cup portion alone containing sixty individual wood segments.

  • The S.G.C. Adjustable Cup Mute - An excellent-playing cup mute.  The S.G.C. is in-tune, and plays with minimal resistance. This adjustable cup is made of cherry and padauk, with the cup portion alone containing sixty individual wood segments.  

Clary Woodmutes fit both Bb and C Trumpets.  They can be easily used without cork modification in standard and large-bell trumpets.

The mutes play extremely-well in tune and have a great response in all ranges of the instrument.  They have both an amazing soft voice and the ability to cut when pushed. They are unique-looking, and will usually attract attention from your fellow musicians! 

The corks are constructed of two laminated layers: cork and foam.  This cork construction allows easy insertion of the mute and ensures that the mute will not fall out during a performance.

Although they are made from wood, the mutes are lightweight, the straight mutes weighing in at approximately 80 grams (about 3 oz.) and the cup mutes at about 125 grams (4.5 oz).  They are strong and will take the abuse of being shoved into a mute bag night after night.