We stock a wide range of clarinets and clarinet outfits, from beginners models, through to student and prestige models for professional players. There are traditional clarinets by Buffet, Jupiter, Yamaha and Elkhart and the special NuVo colourful resin clarinets designed for playing with a bit of flai...
We stock a wide range of clarinets and clarinet outfits, from beginners models, through to student and prestige models for professional players. There are traditional clarinets by Buffet, Jupiter, Yamaha and Elkhart and the special NuVo colourful resin clarinets designed for playing with a bit of flair.
Second hand pieces by these manufacturers are sometimes available too.
All of our Clarinet outfits are supplied with a case, manufacturers associated mouthpiece, reeds and a polishing cloth unless otherwise stated in the item description.
Our clarinet playing staff are on hand to help you choose and provide advice and opinion in the shop and will answer your on line questions too.
Please browse the items below or search for what you are looking for in the box provided. Alternatively, why not pay us a visit in our historic music store in the heart of Manchester.
If you can't find what you are looking for call our Instrument Department on 0161 834 3281 ext 606
Completely handmade In France by Buffet's master craftsmen, the R13 Prestige is the best 'R13' modern clarinet available today. Buffet uses only the best quality grenadilla wood, leaving it unstained and in its natural state. They add a left hand Eb lever and upgrade the clarinet to the GoreTex professional pads.
A top quality professional clarinet made from carefully selected Grenadilla wood. With excellent tuning stability, a round and sweet tone, this easy blowing clarinet has a very fast response and has a consistent tone across registers.
The legendary choice of professionals From the Buffet Professional series, the R13 clarinet is a historic professional model, handmade in France, that is still loved the world over by musicians including members of the New York Philharmonic. It is noted for its rich & focussed tone, beautiful intonation and responsiveness.
The E13 was developed for players who are preparing for a career as a professional musician and whose technical ability has exceeded the quality of their first student instrument. Made entirely in tactile grenadilla wood for the finest most balanced sound projection, these clarinets are the perfect step between intermediate and professional instruments.
Even although it is classed as an intermediate instrument, the YCL450 offers a surprisingly professional sound with an easy response. Incorporating some of the most distinctive qualities of Yamaha's professional model clarinets, the 450S has a new bell and barrel design for improved intonation and projection, especially in the lower register.
From the Buffet Student series, the E11 model in the key of Bb with an easy response and remarkable accuracy. The E11 is a popular model for more advanced players who want to progress on to a wooden clarinet. Made in Germany with Silver Plated Keys.
The replacement to the incredibly popular B12, from the new propriatory design based on the professional R13 model. With leather pads, an Urban Play mouthpiece and comes with a backpack case.
The most versatile, lightweight and value for money of all student clarinets. The YCL255 is a student model Bb clarinet with adjustable thumb rest, brushed ABS resin finish, silver plated keys and resonance chamber. It is exceptionally durable, maintenance-free, and resistant to moisture - a terrific beginner's clarinet.
A good quality clarinet in Bb, this is a well built starter instrument recommended for beginners at a really competitive price tag. The tone is clean and pleasant and the clarinet has better quality keywork than many other clarinets in this price bracket.
A super lightweight instrument pitched in the key of C, this 100% waterproof and very easy to take care of Clarineo is fantastic for youngsters looking to get into the world of clarinets but don't know where to start.
Vandoren - the mouthpiece is the motor of an instrument, which gives it its overall timbre and pitch. The quality of the mouthpiece is vital for it allows artistes to display the full range of their expressiveness.
Yamaha produces top-quality woodwind mouthpieces to meet the musical requirements of players at every level of proficiency in every genre. This particular mouthpiece is from the Yamaha standard series.
The HERCULES Saxophone and Flute/Clarinet Stand DS532BB features a folding yoke, an adjustable backrest, and locking pins that all safely and securely hold a Tenor or Alto Saxophone; includes an additional peg for either a Flute or Clarinet.
BG's high-quality clarinet strap features a cotton pad to absorb perspiration and two L.P. connectors to fit all thumb rests.
The BG Thumb Cushion offers the widest and most firm cushion of any on the market. Molded from strong rubber, the BG cushion will not easily flex and offers a strong and wide support for the clarinet. Comfortable and strong, the BG thumb cushion fits both clarinet and oboe and is adaptable to all models..
Mini single reed instrument that's a fantastic introduction to the clarinet Uses recorder fingerings, so children learning the recorder at home or at school can play all their favourite tunes without having to learn new hand positions Tuned to the key of C, so they can play along with recorders/backing tracks Please specify preferred colour combination...
Another quality product from BG France. Leather loop attachment for Bass clarinet strap. This is an extention to the standard BG clarinet strap.
The Trevor James Silver Polishing Cloth is a universal cleaning cloth impregnated with a silver cleaning polish, designed especially for flutes to take away finger marks after playing, but also great for all other silver-plated instruments.
Vandoren traditional blue box bass clarinet reedThe most widely played reeds in the professional world, these reeds suit all styles of music.They boast an excellent response in all registers, even allowing a pianissimo attack of the highest notes.Like all Vandoren reeds they are individually wrapped in a humidity controlled environment.THIS PRICE IS PER REED
For delicate instrument parts. Highly refined, water-clear. Neat, odourless, stainless, non-gumming. 47 ml bottle.
The Rico Royal reed combines the features of the traditional Rico cut with a French file. Designed for advancing players, Rico Royal offers an even response across the registers and more clarity in the sound. Rico's updated reed-making machinery and state-of-the-art process have made today's Rico Royal reed more consistent than ever before. THIS PRICE IS...
The Gauze cloth is used primarily to clean the inside of Flutes. When attached to a flute cleaning rod, it becomes the ideal cleaner for all flute players.
V•12 reeds for Bb clarinet are manufactured from cane tubes with the same diameter as cane used for alto saxophone reeds. As a result, they have a thicker heel and are cut on a longer palette with a slightly thicker tip than the Traditional. The longer palette means that more of the reed is vibrating, resulting in a deeper, richer sound. THIS PRICE IS...
Named for the home of Vandoren, the 56 rue Lepic is the newest addition to Vandoren’s much-heralded line of clarinet reeds. Designed from thicker cane with a heel taper very similar to German-style reeds, the 56 emits a rich, centered, and extremely pure sound while providing maximum stability and quick response in all registers. THIS PRICE IS PER REED
Plasticover reeds feature the standard Rico cut with a plastic coating, which resists moisture and remains stable in varying weather conditions. This coating results in a bright, projecting tone and offers greater durability and lifespan. Plasticover is a favorite among jazz and pop musicians and also works well in outdoor settings. THIS PRICE IS PER REED
Grand Concert Select Evolution reeds are unfiled and have more material in the shoulders of the vamp. They feature a traditional tip and the thickest spine of the GCS family, providing a full sound. Of all Rico's clarinet reeds, GCS Evolution has the thickest blank; thick blanks are made from cane further away from the bark, resulting in a warmer sound.
The most widely played reeds in the world with a superiority proven over the years, these reeds suit all styles of music. Traditionals are known for their excellent response in all registers, allowing a pianissimo attack in even the highest notes. THIS PRICE IS PER REED