How do I know what kind of Buffet clarinet I have?

How do I know what kind of Buffet clarinet I have?

Every Buffet Crampon clarinet comes stamped with their basic logo, so all other differentiating marks will be used for it’s identification. If you find a letter immediately followed by a number, such as “E11” or “R13,” stamped beneath the Buffet logo, this will be the model of the clarinet.

Are Buffet clarinets good?

Buffet Crampon is one of the leading manufacturers of professional Bb clarinets around the world and you will find all of their high-quality clarinets in this music shop. The company also produces clarinets for students and semiprofessionals.

What is Buffet Crampon Greenline?

The Buffet R13 Greenline clarinets are highly popular among military clarinetists or any player who is subjected to extreme conditions. Thanks to the addition of carbon fibers, The Buffet Green Line clarinets withstand to variations in atmospheric conditions (temperature, humidity).

How do I know if I have a R13?

If there’s no other identifying markings (such as a model number engraved or a small plate attached) then it’s an R13. Author: Jim S. The swoopy RH ring finger sliver key is the easy and positive indicator for the R13 (yes, it will have no other indicator stamped into the body).

Which Buffet Crampon Clarinet is best?

1. Buffet Crampon R13 Professional Bb Clarinet. Professional Clarinet is the legendary choice of professionals.

How much are Buffet clarinets?

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This item Buffet Crampon R13 Professional Bb Clarinet with Nickel Keys Yamaha YCL-650 Bb Clarinet
Price $3,595.00 $2,183.99
Sold By Park Ave Music Center San Jose Ca. GearNuts
Instrument Key B Flat B Flat
Item Dimensions 14.25 x 11.18 x 4.75 inches 14.2 x 8.2 x 4.2 inches

What is Green Line clarinet?

The Greenline range of clarinets are made of a special blend of ebony and carbon fibre that will not crack, and offer the same feel and tone as wooden instruments.

When did the buffet R13 come out?

August 11, 2005
Product information

Item Weight 5.3 pounds
Date First Available August 11, 2005
Body Material Solid Wood
Color Name MultiColored
Material Type Wood, Metal, Grenadilla

Is the Buffet E11 made of wood?

One of the most popular models is the Buffet E11. The first model offered by the maker made from Grenadilla wood, this clarinet was commonly referred in the USA as Buffet’s “Intermediate” model. However, in Europe, the clarinet was also known as a “Student Wood” model.