This mute was designed for the virtuoso violinist Jascha Heifetz in the 1950's. The Heifetz mute features a unique sliding metal clip which enable the player to adjust the muting effect. One size fits violin or viola.
Excellent reliability and easy installation makes this model ideal for virtually all sound reinforcement and studio applications. May be quickly and easily installed or removed from any standard-type bridge on all types of instrument setups. It has wideband frequency response, essentially unlimited dynamic range, and excellent string balance. In addition, it offers a high degree of feedback rejection and outstanding signal isolation. Includes clip-on transducer, Barcus Berry 3000 Piezo Buffer Preamp with EQ, one set of rubber feet, attachable belt clip, Velcro strap, metal strap-mounting bracket, and installation instructions.