ARCS Clarinets

ARCS Buffet Tosca Pair

This excellent condition pair of Buffet Tosca clarinets date from 2008, when the Tosca was Buffet’s latest model. The materials used on Toscas at this time are typically superior to Tosca clarinets being produced now.

These clarinets have been given the full ARCS treatment and are performing to the highest possible standard. An additional customisation has been made to the bell of the B flat clarinet: a carbon fibre ring for extra durability. The ring is the same colour as the wood and visible only on close inspection.

Both clarinets have had moderate use, with the B flat more used than the A. The instruments come with the original carbon fibre Tosca double case and, if wanted, a hard leather Buffet single case for the B flat alone.

Price £8000 or near offer

ARCS Leblanc Opus Bflat out -on approval! 

Currently awaiting upgrade in the workshop, this top of the range clarinet has had very little use and is in fabulous condition. Once the ARCS magic has been applied to it, this instrument will be one of the finest examples available.

Price including Behn mouthpiece £3790

Without Behn mouthpiece £3600

New BAM Trekking backpack case £120

ARCS Leblanc Opus Bflat

 Pre Owned ARCS Leblanc Sonata B flat clarinets – last few remaining 

These instruments are in very good condition and can be supplied in the original hard case or a new backpack style case is available for an extra £45. This model can compete with instruments costing twice the price the quality of the wood is exceptional. The instruments have been re-built and have the latest ARCS pads fitted. Like all ARCS clarinets, these instruments have a three year warranty* for peace of mind.
There is also the option of a Brad Behn Artist mouthpiece at a reduced cost.

Price including Behn mouthpiece £1390
Without Behn mouthpiece £1200

New BAM Trekking backpack case £120


ARCS Leblanc Sonata

 Pre Owned ARCS Leblanc Esprit B flat clarinet £1400!

This rare instrument  is a serious alternative to the Buffet R13, with inline trill keys and a very good tuning scale this increasingly rare model are being prepared in the workshop now

ARCS Leblanc Esprit

Price including Behn mouthpiece £1575
Without Behn mouthpiece £1400

New BAM Trekking backpack case £120

Very rare ARCS Leblanc Esprit B flat nickel plated keywork – Last  available ever! Out on approval!

In beautiful  unused condition this is one of the last remaining instruments to leave the Leblanc factory. This rare instrument is a serious alternative to the Buffet R13, with inline trill keys and a very good tuning scale this increasingly rare model is being prepared in the workshop now

With Behn Artist model mouthpiece £1670
Without Behn mouthpiece £1500

New BAM Trekking backpack case £120

ARCS Leblanc Concerto A

Pre owned ARCS Leblanc Concerto  A 

This instrument was one of the last to come out of the factory and is a ” new” instrument. These are beautiful instrument  ready for sale now having had the ARCS upgrade. It is supplied in a new BAM Trekking double case.

With Behn Artist model mouthpiece £3200
Without Behn mouthpiece £3000

New BAM Trekking double case £140

Beautiful Pre owned 2003 ARCS Buffet Festival A clarinet £2400 SOLD!

This instrument was sold by us  3 years ago but is now seeking a new home! From the golden or vintage period of Buffet’s production, this instrument has stunning wood, amongst the best we have ever seen from Buffet and  has lovely even in tune scale and the sound many newer models are lacking. It  will be ready to go soon so don’t hang around selling at £1000 less than the new price with the advantage of a full ARCS overhaul

Supplied with  a Buffet Double case but there is an option for an upgrade to a BAM Carbon Fibre Trekking double case for just £120!

Pre owned 1980’s model R13 B flat clarinet  SOLD!
In great condition and now fully overhauled with ARCS  Mk 5 pads really special sounding clarinet! Supplied in a new BAM Trekking single case

With Behn Artist model mouthpiece £2125
Without Behn mouthpiece £1950

*Three year warranty does not cover accidental damage, cracks to the body/barrel/bell or to any plating.