Leblanc, Paris, B Flat Clarinet
A fine Leblanc Paris clarinet, which are a commission sale for Clarinets Direct. This instrument was a gift to the Purcell School, and is sold on by them to raise money for further instrument purchases. This clarinet is in good condition with no cracks or damage, excepting minor surface marks commensurate with its age. It is an enhanced Boehm with 7 rings and a a fork Eb/Bb in the LH. The clarinet has had a full re-pad in Pisoni Premium Deluxe fish skin pads and is sold with our full 1 year warranty. This Bb has matching serial nos. 15409, these serial numbers indicate that the clarinet was made in the 1960s, at this time this was Leblanc's top professional model. The key work is in Silver plate, and is in very good condition. The top tenon ring of the barrel has been replaced by a Selmer tenon ring at some point in the past. The m'piece is a Noblet, in good condition. The case is brand new, with pouch and carry strap. This instrument represents outstanding value for money and plays evenly, and very well in tune across the range.