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Libretto by Antigua
LTR-2500 Student Bb Trumpet
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Buffet Crampon 1193 Prestige Low C Bass ClarinetThe Buffet 1193 Prestige Bass Clarinet features both excellent sound and great projection. With a range to low C, the Buffet 1193 bass clarinet is the most popular choice for orchestral or wind ensemble performing. The full grenadilla wood body ensures a warm, focused tone and the silver plated keys are comfortable and durable. The neck of the 1193 Buffet is adjustable for intonation and offers a highly comfortable angle for the bass clarinetist. The outfit includes a lightweight case with backpack straps, mouthpiece and Buffet care products.
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as the title says, low register. what do i mean by that? this things low register is amazing. everything in fact is amazing. VERY high quality. as with any woodwind, you must find the right mouthpiece(s). i use a pomarico jazz* and a walter grabner lawrie bloom. and a vandoren b45 as a backup. very nice instrument. try it out. you have 45 days to return it. DOT IT...i dare you :P. (you wont end up returning it xD)
This is the best bass clarinet ever made. It has such a rich, dark tone that one expects from a bass clarinet. I highly recommend this instrument for any serious university or college student and for well developed high school students. I love this instrument. I bought one myself about a year and half ago and I would never play on anything else, unless it was a newer model.
if youre looking for a sound that is a recreation of a soprano an octave lower, this is the bass for you. i would absolutely pick a privilege over this bass. if you want a distinct sound, this is not the bass for you. if youe a doubler, this is not the bass for you. if you are soloing this is DEFINITELY not the bass for you. if you want to be "normal" this is the bass for you. if you want to be "mediocre" this is the bass for you. if you want to be what everyone thinks the bass clarinet is, "unheard in the orchestra, useless, overpowered" this is not the bass for you. please do yourself a favor, try this next to the privilege. just stop thinking about everything. but what do i know. im just writing a review.i was one of those people, who bought this bass without trying the privilege. i tried the privilege at district. my stomach dropped. biggest mistake of my life. next day i went to a store and traded it for a privilege. im never going to get that money back. dont be like me. try them both without any bias ism.
The 1193 is just a phenomenal horn. The altissimo plays even easier than the Selmer top-of-the line. The Three alternate fingerings for low D is extremely helpful, and the set-up of the keys fits the hands perfectly. (I have big hands) I have played on many bass clarinets, and none of them come close to the Buffet 1193. It's expensive because you are getting top quality grenadilla, and it's hard to find such large pieces that are of high enough standards for Buffet's clarinets.
In my opinion, this instrument is the gold standard for Bass Clarinet sound. I have had one for 10 years now (previous version- mostly just a different bell,) and paired it with a Roger Garrett mouthpiece (MO). It has a gigantic sound, great hand position and plays easily in every octave- even altissimo. You can play ANYTHING on this instrument. The Gortex pads are like new after 10 years. The only suggestion I would make is to be sure and humidify the instrument if your climate includes a winter season like here in the mid-west. I use 3 cello size humidifiers, and the instrument seems to sound best when the humidity inside the case is 50% or a little higher. (Buy a hygrometer sold for violin cases) As a repair tech, I have seen many of these big horns crack. I know there is a back order on these Basses a lot of the time, but well worth the wait.
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