Our Price: $849.99
Sale: $372.20 (56% off)
See this Deal
Libretto by Antigua
LSA-2500 Student Alto Saxophone
Remaining Quantity: 36
*Additional discounts do not apply
Price valid on in stock items only.
Print the following sections:
Protect your investment with aPlatinum Coverage warranty plan:
There are no products for the condition you selected. Please make another selection.
This instrument or product has been carefully played/used and returned to us in
virtually new condition, however its packaging may not meet the standards set by
the factory. Also, it no longer carries the manufacturer's warranty. If you're looking
for a virtually new instrument in possibly less-than-perfect packaging, this is
a great value. We feel so strongly you'll like what you see, we're including our
60-Day Satisfaction Guarantee on instruments and 30 days on accessories, to this used product making it a no-risk purchase.
Very Good: This instrument or product has been carefully played/used and shows few,
minor signs of use. In most respects it looks and performs like new and may be considered
equivalent to display units found in retail stores. Its packaging may not meet the
standards set by the factory and it no longer carries the manufacturer's warranty.
Condition 2 products are a terrific value and you can buy with confidence knowing
our 60-Day Satisfaction Guarantee on instruments and 30 days on accessories applies to this used product.
This instrument or product is in good working condition but has one or more cosmetic
flaws beyond those of a Condition 2 product. These flaws are typical of an instrument
or product that's seen normal wear and tear, including incidental scratches, chips,
dings, dents or other imperfections. It performs just as well as a Condition 1 or
Condition 2 instrument/product. Its packaging may not meet the standards set by
the factory and it no longer carries the manufacturer's warranty. Condition 3 is
a great choice if you're looking for performance and value and not as concerned
with cosmetics. You can buy with confidence knowing our 60-Day Satisfaction Guarantee on instruments and 30 days on accessories
applies to this used product.
This instrument or product is not in working condition and needs repair, but can
be brought back to full functionality with replacement of parts or some skilled
repair work. If you are a do-it-yourselfer or know a skilled repair person this
is a terrific value. Condition 4 products are sold AS-IS: they do not come with
a manufacturer's warranty and are not returnable.
This instrument or product has been damaged beyond what we judge is reasonably repairable.
It's best used for spare parts or to practice repairs on, and at this price Condition
5 products are sold AS-IS: they do not come with a manufacturer's warranty and are
Accidental damage, normal wear and power surges are no longer an issue with these comprehensive and affordable plans. We even pay to ship your gear for repairs. More details.
Covers much more than the original manufacturer's warranty:
Limit of Liability: The least of the cost of (1) authorized repairs, (2) replacement with a product of similar features, (3) reimbursement for authorized repairs or replacement or (4) the price that you paid for the product.
*Limitations and exclusions apply. See terms and conditions for program details
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.
Order today with the no-risk assurance of our Total Satisfaction and Low Price Guarantees!
I recently purchased the Buffet R13 after deciding to finally place my old clarinet (a Normandy B4) on the shelf. I must say this clarinet offers the tone and transitions from upper and lower registers to the opposite with incredible ease and surpasses my old clarinet by far. The keys allow your fingers to glide seamlessly with proper technique without loss of quality in tone. Just make sure you keep it in a regulated temperature environment to prevent from cracks and when first getting it break it in by playing it for brief amounts of time to prevent from cracking as well. I recommend this clarinet for any student or older play alike to take up this clarinet as they will not be disappointed.
This clarinet is the best clarinet that I have ever tried. It has great responsiveness and has warm tone quality. The only thing that I can complain about is that the metal connecting the two halves of the body is made in such a way that it must be slightly bent to get all of the high altissimo notes.
I also use the Gonzalez reeds, and they will prove to be very useful to any clarinetist.
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.
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!
This is the 4th R13 I own and I'm still impressed. The intonation is the best and I feel the sound is by far superior to other horns. It works great in orchestral and chamber settings and projects great in big concert halls. It works great with my set up (Rico Reserve Clarinet Reeds 3.5 and Kaspar Mouthpiece). 5 Stars!!!
* Price guarantee valid on all new in-stock merchandise sold by an authorized U.S. Dealer. Guarantee does not apply to discontinued, blemished, damaged, closeout, open box, refurbished or auction items. You will be contacted via email shortly after submission of request.