Leblanc, Vito, Bass Clarinet
This is a near mint condition Leblanc Vito Bass Clarinet model 7166 to low Eb. There are no cracks or damage to the body, which is in wood effect Resonite. The crook & bell are both in pristine condition. There is no plating loss; the Nickel Silver plating is 100%. The Bass has a floor peg attachment, and a sling is also supplied . The matching serial nos. are 8443E, which make this a recent example. All fish skin pads are in near new condition, and the mechanism is well regulated. The mouthpiece is an up-grade to an ebonite Selmer Paris professional model B*. The original case is also in excellent condition, and the Bass comes with a selection of reeds. This would be an ideal purchase as a first Bass, or for a professional doubler on a budget. The Bass responds extremely well, especially with the supplied mouthpiece.