Mint condition ARCS Buffet Vintage A £2800 ono offer
Supplied by ARCS and overhauled to our exacting standards with MK4 pads fitted, this instrument has had a very small amount of use due to the owners problem playing the clarinet, which makes it a steal, as the list price and the additional ARCS work mean it represents a saving of £1200 !
ARCS Buffet Vintage B flat £2300
In very good condition this instrument was originally sold by us and has been well maintained and has the latest Andrew Roberts Clarinet Service mk5 pads . The top joint had cracked some years ago which has been successfully repaired, it also has a Kooiman Etude 3 thumbrest at present but an original adjustable thumbrest can be retro fitted if requested.
Buffet Festival A clarinet with full ARCS overhaul £2550 ono
Previously owned by a top London professional this instrument is in excellent condition and has been given the ARCS upgrade with MK5 pads. With two barrels and a double case and case cover this will be an excellent choice for anyone needing a great quality A at a reasonable price
K HAMMERSCHMIDT KLINGSON Bb £450
Boosey & Hawkes 1010 B flat £700
An excellent condition 1010, wood and silver key work are both in excellent condition. No cracks, there are two barely visible filled holes where the thumb rest has been moved. ARCS has removed and custom made a new C#/G# tone hole, improving the quality of this note considerably and made adjustments to key-work. This is a very free blowing 1010 it also has a bored out Vandoren B46 mouthpiece included. These instruments were the choice of most principal clarinetists during the period 50’s – 80’s and still command a cult following. It is offered in a good condition 1980’s Buffet case.
Buffet E11 £350 ono
This instrument has had some small amounts of attention in the ARCS workshop and could be offered with the full overhaul subject to extra costs agreed in advance. The backpack case is in good if not perfect condition and there is a Buffet mouthpiece supplied with this instrument.
At half the price of a new model this intermediate instrument offer good value for money.
French made simple system clarinet in Bflat
No makers name on this ebonite instrument other than made in France stamp, will need some attention but priced to sell and case in good condition
Boosey & Hawkes Imperial Eflat clarinet £1200
Available soon, awaiting the ARCS upgrade this Eflat is in good condition it has cracked in the past but repaired in the ARCS workshop it will play to a very good standard and is good value for a rare instrument. Reference Baker