Rico Bb Clarinet Reeds The Rico cut is unfiled and features a thinner profile and blank. Rico "Orange Box" reeds vibrate easily. They are a favourite among jazz musicians and are ideal for students. Rico's updated reed-making machinery and state-of-the-art process have made today's Rico reed more consistent than ever before. Rico is the educator's choice. Thinner vamp cut designed for ease of play Works well for both classical and jazz applications Available for full range of clarinets and saxophones.