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Bassoon bocals made by Wolf have caught on very quickly because of their exceptional response, powerful sound, and excellent price point. We carry a wide variety of different options of bocals from Wolf, and all of the variables result in hundreds of possible configurations. This can be confusing. We generally suggest that you pick a length that is appropriate for intonation for you, and ignore the other variables and decide on a bocal on its own merits, rather than on the theoretical aspects of the metal, bore, plating, thickness, etc. Once you have a bocal you like, you can use this guide to understand what it is that you’ve selected. Read the rest of this entry »
We have two brand new Bb Selmer Presence clarinets by SeleS in stock and ready to go out on trial. Selmer has finally manufactured a great professional clarinet at a more affordable price so contact Brandon at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1(800)926-5587 if you would like to give them a try.
Henri SELMER Paris unveils, under the new brand SeleS, a never before seen clarinet called Présence.
Thanks to its innovative bore design, this clarinet has unique acoustic qualities that provide ease of emission, exceptional homogeneity and above all an instrument that is easy to play.
The sound of the Présence clarinet is a mix of harmonic richness, and timbre; essential characteristics to the instrument. Also, the research done on the position and size of the tone holes has given this clarinet unrivalled intonation.
Specially designed keys, as well as new key orientations and positions, provide unmatched mechanical precision and response combined with player comfort.
Selmer Présence clarinets are available in B–flat and A with two keywork finishes available: silver and nickel. An E-flat lever is also available as an option.
The grenadilla wood is selected, delicately worked, naturally treated, lacquered and waterproofed for a protection and finish at the top of its class. This clarinet comes equipped with Valentino pads, preferred by many clarinetists and recommended by experienced repairers for their seal, stability and durability.
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