Yamaha YCL- 255 Nickel Silver Keys Bb Clarinet - Student


Yamaha YCL- 255 Nickel Silver Keys Bb Clarinet - Student

$900.00



It is this heavy, dark wood that gives clarinets their attribute color. Inexpensive clarinets designed for college students may be created from synthetic resins. Very now and again, clarinets are manufactured out of silver or brass. The clarinet mouthpiece is made from a variety of hard rubber called ebonite. The keys are often created from an alloy called German silver. This is made from copper, zinc, and nickel. It feels like pure silver, but does not tarnish. Some fine gadgets may be made with pure silver keys, and costly models are available with gold plated keys. The key pads require cardboard and felt or leather-based. The reed is made from cane. Other constituents utilized in the clarinet are cork and wax, for lining the joints, and a metal akin to silver or a less expensive alloy for the ligature, the screw clip that holds the reed in place, and stainless steel for the spring mechanisms that work the keys.