Pair of Boosey & Hawkes Imperial 926 Clarinets
A very good condition pair of Boosey &Hawkes Imperial 926 clarinets which are a commission sale for Clarinets Direct. The 926 Imperial was B & H's top professional model, alongside the larger bore 1010. This pair have been exceptionally well cared for, and belonged formerly to a professional.
The Bb has matching serial nos. 264653, it has good condition silver plating throughout. The wood is in fine condition with no cracks or damage. Both clarinets have lightly used fish skin pads throughout, all are sealing well. A very good condition 926 m'piece is also supplied.
The A has matching serial nos. A178113. As with the Bb the wood condition is excellent. Again it has used fish skin pads throughout. The Silver plating is very fine.
An additional B&H 593 m'piece is supplied, and there are 2 barrels, a long and a short. This pair play with a lovely warm sound and excellent intonation, and come in an excellent Yamaha plush double case.