Our Price: $23.99
Sale: $19.99 (17% off)
See this Deal
Remaining Quantity: 52
*Additional discounts do not apply
Price valid on in stock items only.
Used & clearance instruments are on sale. Select the “Buy Used” tab for incredible savings!
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 Silver Plated 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 a silver-plated 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 received a Buffet R13 Bb going into my freshman year old highschool. My student clarinet was getting pretty old, so mom surprised me by taking the plunge and buying it for me. She went into a store and said "What's the best profesional clarinet I can get", and they ofcourse handed the R13 to her. I couldn't be any happier. The R13 produces the BEST quality of sound, works with my reed of choice (gonzalez) better than ANY clarinet on the market now, and just is all around fantastic. I can't tell you enough that if you're taking the big step for a professional clarinet, there's no competition- the R13 is THE CLARINET for everyone. You have to try it to believe it, and trust me, you won't go back!
This clarinet triumphs over many. I used to have a student model buffet (the b12) and that didnt stand up to my musical needs. but the r13 definitely does. the tone is amazing and i can produce sound easily. im using a rovner dark and b45 vandoren and the set up is really quite amazing.
The Buffet R13 is one of the best modest professional clarinets out there in the market. It provides a great, rich tone from it's grenadilla wooden body, and the sound is very nice. I've played this clarinet since a few years ago, and I'm really enjoying it. Priced pretty modestly too, this is the clarinet you're looking for once you get into the stage of more serious playing.
I got this clarinet at the beginning of this school year for my student level clarinet didn't keep up with the music we were playing. The Buffet R-13 is amazing. It responds really well and has a very deep rich tone. The intonation is amazing. I'll tune it once at a beginning of the rehearsal and will hardly have to adjust it after wards. When you first get it the cork is a little thick, so putting together and taking it apart is difficult, but that's nothing sanding can't fix. The only real problem is that the mouth piece it comes with, quite frankly, isn't good. I recommend buying another mouthpiece along with it if getting the Buffet R-13. One of the best clarinets you can buy. You won't regret the purchase, swear.
I got this clarinet a few years ago and its still kickin'! When I first got it, I had a few problems--the barrel couldn't be pushed in all the way, some of the keys weren't aligned correctly, but nothing that couldn't be taken care of with a little TLC. I love the sound on this horn. The case seems a little small, so i bought a PRO TEC to go with it and it fits perfectly fine. I also got a new mouthpiece (portnoy BP02) because the one that comes with it is just a stock mouthpiece. But when you get the clarinet, if it doesn't work perfectly, don't be disappointed! Simple tweaks here and there will make your instrument truly one of a kind. In my opinion, stop looking at any other clarinet and GET THIS ONE!
* 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.