Handcrafted Cornet Mouthpieces

For more than 65 years, Schilke Music Products has been a leader in mouthpiece design and manufacturing in the world. Whether you are playing a concert cornet solo, performing in a brass band or improvising in a jazz ensemble, we offer a large array of cornet mouthpiece choices to fit your every need.  Schilke also offers a full custom design division to create that one-of-a-kind special mouthpiece.

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Cornet Mouthpieces

Standard Series Cornet Mouthpieces

Standard Cornet Mouthpiece

These mouthpieces share the same specifications offered in our Standard Series Trumpet Mouthpiece catalog and help ease the transition between trumpet and cornet. Many of these mouthpieces were a collaboration with artists and colleagues of Renold Schilke in the 1950’s and early 1960’s.

5A4a15.840.62427Small cup diameter with tighter "A" backbore and semi-flat rim offers comfort and resistance in the upper register.
5A415.840.62426Same as the 5A4a but with a standard "c" backbore and larger throat, which offers less resistance.
6A4a15.990.6327A shallow "A" cup with cushion #4 rim for extreme high register work.
7B416.080.63326Excellent for the player with thin lips. A #4 rim provides good endurance with a brilliant tone.
8A416.250.6426The slightly funnel-shaped cup at the entrance to the throat provides a good tone and the #4 semi-flat rim gives superior endurance.
8E216.150.63626The deep funnel-shaped cup provides a smooth tone and is very flexible in all registers. Recommended for cornet players.
916.330.64326Standard characteristics allow for a full penetrating tone quality.
9C416.360.64426Like the #9, however the #4 semi-flat rim provides excellent endurance.
10A4a16.430.64727The combination of the shallow "A" cup, semi-flat #4 rim and tight "a" backbore assists with upper register work.
10A416.430.64727Same as the 10A4a but with a standard "c" backbore, which offers less resistance.
10B416.430.64326A medium-small funnel-shaped "B" cup offers both a quality sound and support in the register
11A16.510.6526This rim size and contour is similar to the #11 but with a shallower "A" cup.
11AX16.510.6527This model was developed for the Schilke piccolo trumpets. The "x" backbore improves the ease of playing and opens up the sound on the piccolo.
11C216.510.6526Similar to the #11 featuring a slightly rounded #2 rim countour.
1116.530.65326A superior mouthpiece with standard characteristics for a free blowing mouthpiece.
11D416.580.65326Slightly deeper than the #11 with a #4 semi-flat rim, which provides a definate cushion feel for endurance.
11E16.580.65326The large funnel-shaped cup encourages a big round tone, ideal for cornet.
12A4a16.710.65827Similar to the 12B4 but with a shallow "A" cup, tight "a" backbore which adds both endurance and range.
12A416.710.65827This mouthpiece is the same as a 12A4a but with a standard "c" backbore.
12B416.710.65826This medium-small conical "B" cup provides a full tone and the #4 semi-flat rim allows for more endurance.
1216.690.65726A traditional medium size mouthpiece that includes a #3 standard rim and "c" backbore allows the player a full spectrum of sound.
13A4a16.760.6627The shallow "A" cup, semi-flat #4 rim and tight "a" backbore creates an ideal lead mouthpiece.
13A416.760.6627Same as the 13A4a but with the standard "c" backbore which allows a freer blowing feel.
13B16.770.6626This mouthpiece has a "B" cup that is slightly deeper than the 13A4 and also offers a narrower, round rim.
1316.890.66526Ideal choice for a student or developing player with standard #3 rim contour. Rounder rim provides increased flexibility and quick response. "C" cup offers volume for tone.
13C416.890.66526A somewhat sharp inner-edge combined with a funnel-shaped "C" cup offers a clear tone. The #4 semi-flat rim adds increased endurance.
13D416.890.66527Best option for a player looking for a thick, rich, weighted sound. Medium large "D" cup offers a tone that is colorful with depth. #4 semi-flat rim affords comfort with sharper bite for superior articulation clarity. Diameter ideal for all players from student to professional.
14A4a17.090.67327One of our most popular mouthpieces, the 14A4a offers a shallow "A" cup, semi-flat #4 rim and tight "a" backbore allows a player a strong upper register without sacrificing tonal production.
14A417.090.67327Same as the 14A4a but with a standard "c" backbore which offers a more "open" feel.
14A4x17.090.67327Based on the popular 14A4a, this mouthpiece creates a very open blowing feel with the large "x" backbore. This backbore improves the ease of playing and opens up the sound of our piccolo trumpet. Also ideal for Eb soprano cornet.
14B17.020.6726Similar to the #14 but with a "B" (medium-small) cup size.
14C217.020.6726This "C" cup and #2 semi-rounded rim produces a rather large tone and good center.
1417.020.6726With a standard rim, cup and backbore, the 14 is an excellent choice for all around playing.
14C417.090.67326Offering the same rim contour and diameter as the 14A4a, with the standard “C” cup and backbore for a full, rich tone.
15A4a17.140.67527A larger diameter mouthpiece with a shallow “A” cup and tight “a” backbore for upper register playing. #4 semi-flat rim offers comfort in upper register.
15A417.140.67527Same as the 15A4a but with a larger “c” backbore for an open feel.
15B17.120.67426With the same diameter as the #15, this mouthpiece includes “B” style cup which produces a more brilliant sound than the standard #15 mouthpiece.
1517.120.67426An excellent all-around mouthpiece which offers a free blowing, clear sound.
15C417.140.67526This mouthpiece is similar to the #15 but with the #4 semi-flat rim for increased endurance.
16B417.20.67726Same as the #16C4 except the shallower, medium-small “B” cup offers more resistance, providing a brighter quality of sound.
16C417.20.67726Similar to the 16 in dimensions, this mouthpiece offers our #4 semi-flat rim for a more traditional feel and increased endurance.
1617.20.67726With all the standard Schilke charactistics, this medium-large diameter mouthpiece produces a full, free blowing quality.
16C217.20.67726This model offers the same options as the 16, but instead offers a #2 rim for increased flexibility.
17B417.330.68226Well suited for the player looking for a shallower cup in a larger diameter. Medium-small “B” cup offers more brilliance for projection with #4 semi-flat rim for comfort.
1717.330.68226A compromise of all the medium characteristics, this mouthpiece is an excellent medium to large diameter mouthpiece.
17D417.330.68226This mouthpiece includes a deeper “D” cup and #4 semi-flat rim for improved endurance.
17D4d17.330.68226A larger blowing mouthpiece than the 17D4 because of the increase “d” backbore.
18B417.520.6926Ideal for a classical player looking for a commercial sound, the medium shallow cup and semi-flat rim provide resistance and comfort for upper register playing. Cup shape offers some sparkle in the sound with enough volume for tone.
1817.520.6926The high point being nearer to the center makes this mouthpiece feel smaller than it is. The standard characteristics produce a rich, brilliant tone
18C3d17.520.6926Similar in dimension to the 18 but with a larger “d” backbore producing a large, teutonic tone.
1917.650.69526The “C” cup, #3 rim and standard “c” backbore are similar to the #20 but with a slightly smaller diameter
2017.780.726This large diameter is for the robust embouchure. Original mouthpiece of choice for Renold O. Schilke.
20D2d17.730.69826Similar to the #20 in diameter but includes a larger “D” style cup, #2 semi-round rim and larger “d” backbore.
2218.030.7126Similar to the #20 but with a larger inside dimeter.
2418.290.7226Our largest cup diameter offered. This mouthpiece provides a huge volume of sound.

Concert Cornet Series Mouthpieces

Cornet Concert Series

Based in design on several of our best selling rim sizes, these Concert Cornet Series mouthpieces offer a deeper traditional British style cup, which is ‘V’ shaped. Available in 6E4, 13E4, 14E4, 15E, 16E4, 17E, 18E and 20E rim sizes, these models offer a warm, rich, true cornet sound with a balanced resistance while maintaining articulation clarity.

6E415.990.6318Compares to 6A4A rim in diameter.
13E416.760.6618Compares to 13A4A rim in diameter.
14E417.090.67318Compares to 14A4A rim in diameter.
15E17.120.67418Compares to 15 rim in diameter.
16E417.20.67718Compares to 16C4 rim in diameter.
17E17.330.68218Compares to 17 rim in diameter.
18E17.520.6918Compares to 18 rim in diameter.
20E17.780.718Compares to 20 rim in diameter.

V Series Cornet Mouthpieces

V Series

A deep traditional “V” shaped cup along with a larger rim diameter, V Series cornet mouthpieces are intended for the player looking for the customary warm, rich cornet sound in the British band style while providing the required resistance and focus when playing fortissimo in the upper register.

V118Rim Comparison = Schilke 19/20 or 1C.
V15018Rim Comparison = Schilke 18 or 1.25C.
V218Rim Comparison = Schilke 16C4/17 or 1.5C.
V318Rim Comparison = Schilke 15/14 or 3C.

P Series Cornet Mouthpieces

P Series Cornet Mouthpieces

Expanding options for piccolo trumpet, the P Series matches the Symphony Series rim shape with our shallow ‘A’ cup and Schilke ‘x’ backbore to provide a comfortable, responsive mouthpiece choice for piccolo trumpet that is balanced through the range of the piccolo with a clear, resonate sound. P Series mouthpieces are also a great option for Eb Soprano Cornet.

Available in three rim sizes in cornet shank or trumpet shank.

P727Rim Comparison = Schilke 11 or 7C
P627Rim Comparison = Schilke 12 or 6C
P527Rim Comparison = Schilke 13 or 5C

Signature Series Cornet Mouthpieces

Marc Geujon
Cornets MG
Marc Geujon ‘Soloiste’ Cornet Mouthpieces

Marc Geujon was instrumental in the design of the SB4-MG and SC4-MG Soloiste Series Bb & C Trumpets. Following the introduction of those models, Mr. Geujon was once again a driving force in design, this time on mouthpieces. We are proud to introduce the new MG ‘Soloiste’ Series Mouthpieces. A new rim contour and exterior profile make these mouthpieces a unique addition to the Schilke catalog.

Osamu Takahashi
MOST Series Cornet & Trumpet Mouthpieces

MOST Series trumpet and cornet mouthpieces were developed working with Schilke Artists Osamu Takahashi & Toshio Tanaka and are played by members of the renowned trumpet ensemble, The MOST. This series features a rim shape that was designed for Messrs. Takahashi &  Tanaka, and falls between our #3 standard rim and #4 semi-flat rim in terms of contour and bite.

MG1V Soloiste17.430.68618A large sized cornet mouthpiece, the MG1V Soloiste offers a unique tone that is full of warmth and color. Ideal for solo, chamber and orchestral cornet literature, this mouthpiece offers a very open feel due to the throat size and backbore. This mouthpieces features a rim contour that was developed specifically for Mr. Geujon. Semi-round and with a high inside bite, this unique rim shape offers comfort and flexibility without feeling overly large for the player.
MG1P Soloiste17.43.68627Available in cornet or trumpet shank.
MOST 1-CR17.430.68622The MOST 1-CR Signature Series Trumpet Mouthpiece offers a rich & pure tone with outstanding evenness throughout all ranges & dynamics. Designed with a standard cup depth and MOST-A1 Signature backbore. MOST Series trumpet mouthpieces feature a rim shape that was designed for Messrs. Takahashi and Tanaka, and falls between our #3 standard rim and #4 semi-flat rim in terms of contour and bite.
MOST 1S-CR17.430.68622Similar to MOST 1-CR, with more efficient throat. With MOST-A2 Signature backbore.
MOST 5P17.130.67427A medium sized piccolo trumpet mouthpiece with a wide & round rim contour. With MOST-X Signature backbore. Available in cornet shank or trumpet shank.