Leblanc, Vito, Alto Clarinet
This is an excellent condition Leblanc Vito Alto Clarinet model 7165 in Resonite to low Eb. The instrument is of fully plateau, i.e. covered hole, design, and has a bore of 18.0 mm. There are no cracks or damage to the body, which is in pristine condition throughout. For ease of manufacture, Leblanc Vito Bass clarinets and Alto clarinets are made in two pieces, in fact thereafter the central screw is tightened and they should be left assembled as one piece models. The crook and bell are in very fine condition with no dings scratches or other marks, it is rare to find a used Alto clarinet of this type in such a well cared for condition. The key work is nickel silver plated, and again this is in superb condition, with no wear. The matching serial numbers are 9898. The Alto has used fish skin pads throughout, and the instrument is sealing well. The case is in good used condition and it protects the Alto well. There is a BG elasticated sling and the supplied m'piece is a new Yamaha 5C. This Alto plays easily and is an ideal first Alto clarinet purchase, it is also excellent value, as this instrument retails new for over £3000.