Clarinet Rare Overview


By 1800, most orchestras protected clarinets. The clarinet built additional in the nineteenth century. Its intonation was superior by a rearrangement of the holes, more keys were added, and the tool's range was extended. Virtuoso performers toured Europe and motivated composers comparable to Spohr and Weber to install writing clarinet concertos and chamber works. Instruments endured to be comprised of boxwood, though makers experimented with silver and brass as well. Someclarinets were made out of cocuswood, a tropical wood found mostly in Jamaica.

VINTAGE SELMER BUNDY WOOD CLARINET....Rare... Refurbished


VINTAGE SELMER BUNDY WOOD CLARINET....Rare... Refurbished

$295.00

Rare Vintage HOLTON Collegiate Silver METAL CLARINET w/CASE Musical Instrument


Rare Vintage HOLTON Collegiate Silver METAL CLARINET w/CASE Musical Instrument

$69.95

RARE Vintage Eric Petterson Stockholm Wooden Clarinet Free Shipping!


RARE Vintage Eric Petterson Stockholm Wooden Clarinet Free Shipping!

$265.00

RARE JAMES KANTER CLARINET MOUTHPIECE! BEAUTIFUL!!!


RARE JAMES KANTER CLARINET MOUTHPIECE! BEAUTIFUL!!!

$350.00

Supertone Vintage Clarinet w/ Case - Rare


Supertone Vintage Clarinet w/ Case - Rare

$289.00

Rare Amati ACL 314 Clarinet


Rare Amati ACL 314 Clarinet

$299.00

Rare Vito Yellow Dazzler 7312 Clarinet Ser. 029905 Beautiful Condition


Rare Vito Yellow Dazzler 7312 Clarinet Ser. 029905 Beautiful Condition

$449.00

Vintage 1931 Rare Buffet Wood Clarinet 22 3/8


Vintage 1931 Rare Buffet Wood Clarinet 22 3/8" Long Paris W/ Case NICE

$499.00

Rare Selmer Mouth piece with Paris Noblet clarinet l938 with serial #


Rare Selmer Mouth piece with Paris Noblet clarinet l938 with serial #

$129.00

NOBLET Grenadilla Wood Alto Clarinet With Floor Peg and Rare Buffet Case (1963)


NOBLET Grenadilla Wood Alto Clarinet With Floor Peg and Rare Buffet Case (1963)

$712.95

Signet Signet Soloist Wood Clarinet Refurbished. Rare Oversized Case. New Pads


Signet Signet Soloist Wood Clarinet Refurbished. Rare Oversized Case. New Pads

$550.00

RARE Vintage DIXIE Wood Clarinet SN 21302 Tonalin Brilhart Mouthpiece FRANCE?


RARE Vintage DIXIE Wood Clarinet SN 21302 Tonalin Brilhart Mouthpiece FRANCE?

$284.99

Rare Lamonte LA MONTE Paris, France CLARINET Musical Instrument FSTSHP


Rare Lamonte LA MONTE Paris, France CLARINET Musical Instrument FSTSHP

$68.99

Amati Kraslice Clarinet ACL 615 Full Boehm System Rare Model


Amati Kraslice Clarinet ACL 615 Full Boehm System Rare Model

$1,280.00

W.Schreiber & Sohne 6010 Clarinet 403546 Made in Germany, w/case rare-FREE SHIP!


W.Schreiber & Sohne 6010 Clarinet 403546 Made in Germany, w/case rare-FREE SHIP!

$99.99

RARE DOUBLE WALLED STERLING SILVER ALLOY PENZEL MULLER CLARI-MET CLARINET 1910


RARE DOUBLE WALLED STERLING SILVER ALLOY PENZEL MULLER CLARI-MET CLARINET 1910

$4,800.00

Rare 1900’s BUESCHER True Tone Boehm System Clarinet Model 782 17 Keys W/ Case


Rare 1900’s BUESCHER True Tone Boehm System Clarinet Model 782 17 Keys W/ Case

$900.00

F PICARD PARIS 12 KEY 2 RING E FLAT CLARINET QUALITE EXTRA LUX RARE HORN


F PICARD PARIS 12 KEY 2 RING E FLAT CLARINET QUALITE EXTRA LUX RARE HORN

$950.00

RARE EARLY R-13 BUFFET-CRAMPON Bb CLARINET  NO CRACKS, NEW PADS, EXTRA-CLEAN


RARE EARLY R-13 BUFFET-CRAMPON Bb CLARINET NO CRACKS, NEW PADS, EXTRA-CLEAN

$2,350.00

RARE VINTAGE C L PENZEL CLARINET NEW YORK CITY


RARE VINTAGE C L PENZEL CLARINET NEW YORK CITY

$99.00

Rare! Antique GAUTROT AINE Clarinet B Flat Wood Paris BREVETÉ BB L.P 1865-1885 c


Rare! Antique GAUTROT AINE Clarinet B Flat Wood Paris BREVETÉ BB L.P 1865-1885 c

$250.00

GIOVANNI CLARINET RED WHITE and GREEN LIGHTLY USED w/ CASE ~RARE~ INSTRUMENT


GIOVANNI CLARINET RED WHITE and GREEN LIGHTLY USED w/ CASE ~RARE~ INSTRUMENT

$149.95

Rare Off-White Leblanc Vito Dazzler Bb Clarinet


Rare Off-White Leblanc Vito Dazzler Bb Clarinet

$89.99


"RARE" VINTAGE BOOSEY & HAWKES CLARINET In original fitted case (challenge)

$800.00

Vintage OLD KRAFTSMAN Wooden CLARINET Complete w/ Extras & Hard Case RARE


Vintage OLD KRAFTSMAN Wooden CLARINET Complete w/ Extras & Hard Case RARE

$249.99




It looks like pure silver, but does not tarnish. Some fine gadgets may be made with pure silver keys, and dear models are located with gold plated keys. The key pads require cardboard and felt or leather-based. The reed is crafted from cane. Other accessories utilized in the clarinet are cork and wax, for lining the joints, and a metal harking back to silver or a cheaper alloy for the ligature, the screw clip that holds the reed in place, and chrome steel for the spring mechanisms that work the keys. 5 Early clarinets were made with hand forged keys. The modern method is generally die casting. Molten alloy usually German silver is forced under force into steel dies. A group of connected keys may be made in one piece during this method. Alternately, certain person keys may be stamped out There are two main clarinet key courses in use. The simple, or Albert, system is used in fact in German speaking overseas destinations.

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VINTAGE SELMER BUNDY WOOD CLARINET....Rare... RefurbishedRare Vintage HOLTON Collegiate Silver METAL CLARINET w/CASE Musical InstrumentRARE Vintage Eric Petterson Stockholm Wooden Clarinet Free Shipping!RARE JAMES KANTER CLARINET MOUTHPIECE! BEAUTIFUL!!!Supertone Vintage Clarinet w/ Case - RareRare Amati ACL 314 ClarinetRare Vito Yellow Dazzler 7312 Clarinet Ser. 029905 Beautiful ConditionVintage 1931 Rare Buffet Wood Clarinet 22 3/8" Long Paris W/ Case NICERare Selmer Mouth piece with Paris Noblet clarinet l938 with serial #NOBLET Grenadilla Wood Alto Clarinet With Floor Peg and Rare Buffet Case (1963)Signet Signet Soloist Wood Clarinet Refurbished. Rare Oversized Case. New PadsRARE Vintage DIXIE Wood Clarinet SN 21302 Tonalin Brilhart Mouthpiece FRANCE?Rare Lamonte LA MONTE Paris, France CLARINET Musical Instrument FSTSHPAmati Kraslice Clarinet ACL 615 Full Boehm System Rare ModelW.Schreiber & Sohne 6010 Clarinet 403546 Made in Germany, w/case rare-FREE SHIP!RARE DOUBLE WALLED STERLING SILVER ALLOY PENZEL MULLER CLARI-MET CLARINET 1910Rare 1900’s BUESCHER True Tone Boehm System Clarinet Model 782 17 Keys W/ CaseF PICARD PARIS 12 KEY 2 RING E FLAT CLARINET QUALITE EXTRA LUX RARE HORNRARE EARLY R-13 BUFFET-CRAMPON Bb CLARINET NO CRACKS, NEW PADS, EXTRA-CLEANRARE VINTAGE C L PENZEL CLARINET NEW YORK CITY Rare! Antique GAUTROT AINE Clarinet B Flat Wood Paris BREVETÉ BB L.P 1865-1885 cGIOVANNI CLARINET RED WHITE and GREEN LIGHTLY USED w/ CASE ~RARE~ INSTRUMENTRare Off-White Leblanc Vito Dazzler Bb Clarinet"RARE" VINTAGE BOOSEY & HAWKES CLARINET In original fitted case (challenge)Vintage OLD KRAFTSMAN Wooden CLARINET Complete w/ Extras & Hard Case RARE