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Buffet Crampon R13 Professional Bb Clarinet with Nickel Silver KeysDeveloped in 1955 by Robert Carre, the Buffet R13 Bb Clarinets are the world's most popular and fit well with all types of musician. The R13 is a clarinet with unparalleled flexibility and a lively, responsive sound that cannot be found anywhere else. The bore features a polycylindrical design that creates better focus and adds more "ring" to the tone. Each R13 is complete with leather covered, wood case and necessary care accessories.The Buffet Crampon R13 is made of stained grenadilla wood, has a hand burnished bore, and power forged keywork and posts that are pre-plated in copper. The clarinet also features an adjustable thumb rest, undercut tone holes, polycarbonate fiber reinforced tenons, and Gore-Tex pads. The result is simply the finest professional clarinet on the market, and is considered the reference standard by which all other clarinets must match.Throughout its long lifetime Buffet Crampon has developed the most complete range of clarinets, while always taking musicians', conductors' and composers' requirements into consideration. Developed in 1955 under the guidance of Robert Carre, the now legendary R13 clarinet quickly became the choice of professional musicians. Musicians are charmed by its rich and focused sound, its power in all registers, and its flexibility. The R13 is suitable for all types of musician, symphony or chamber music, soloists, teachers, those in marching bands, students, and amateurs.
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This is a very quality product. I'm charmed by the richness of tone, the tuning is precise, and the keys run smoothly. Definitely worth the 2500. And after you get it, consider getting an overhaul from a reputable technician.
This is my first professional model clarinet, and it it worth every penny. The sound is colorful and focused, and the tone is consistent from the low E to the high G without overwhelming effort. The wood body is gorgeous, and the keywork is flawless. Buy it!
This clarinet is made beautifully; Perfect craftsmanship, amazing tone response, pretty much amazing in everyway. This is the last clarinet you will need to buy. I have never tried the green line version but if buffet says it?s just as good, it probably is. I highly recommend this clarinet.
I recommend trying out a handful of clarinets before you pick just one because I got my hands on a good one of these clarinets in high school (used even!) and have been playing it for about five years now. Every five years in my career I have gotten a new instrument, but this one is different. I'm finding that I'm not discovering any much better than my own without the price skyrocketing(especially since I have upgraded my barrel, mouthpiece, and ligature to my liking). In other words, I think I have a great body to my instrument and that really can't be replaced.
On a side note, the keys are really sturdy (nickel). The barrel lines up with the body (the bell doesn't, it's actually best at a 180 degree turn for the best tone). The only problem is that my throat tones are a little off, but I worry getting them tuned with throw off the rest of the instrument. However, I can adjust for this pretty easily.
The only thing I wish they had on this instrument is a left alternate Eb key. It's something I've always wanted. The Buffet Tosca and Festival have it I believe if you're looking for that.
The Buffet Tosca might be nice, but I believe that this model is comparable to that one. (On the positive side,it's much cheaper). Honestly, if you want a better clarinet overall than an R13 or a Tosca, a Buffet Festival is probably your best bet, which is not available through WWBW.
The Buffet R13 is a great transition for anyone considering an upgrade to a better clarinet. It was such a huge leap from my 30 year old Leblanc. The tone quality is phenominal and pretty much all of the notes are in tune. The sound is so beautiful and the action on it is fantastic. I love playing it, and often find it hard to put it down! The only thing I was disappointed with was the C#/G# side key. It doesn't open all the way and the sound isn't really clear, but don't let that deter you from buying the R13. A sinple adjusment at a music repair shop can fix this problem in no time. Overall, a really great buy and a great instrument for anyone! I love my new clarinet!
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