An excellent clarinet for orchestral and chamber music, the Tosca offers a great depth of sound and flexibility of tone. This clarinet is ideal for professional clarinet players due to its stability and consistency of intonation.
The Tosca is beautifully created by the combined talents of
Buffet Crampon luthiers and well-known artists including Michel Arrignon,
Romain Guyot, Pascal Moraguès, and Guy Deplus. This clarinet is made from
natural grenadilla wood and belongs to the R13 bore family. It has an even tone
throughout all registers, ease of response and rich, warm tone for which it is
A right-hand vent key has been added to this model to aid intonation of low F natural. The tenons are secured with metal caps to help reduce the risk of cracks.
Buffet has been producing clarinets since 1825 and are well respected within the industry. Buffet clarinets are commonplace in orchestras and ensembles across the world.
The Buffet Tosca A clarinet is supplied with a lockable double high-tech design aluminium and carbon style finish case. It also includes two barrels, a pull through, cork grease, a sample reed, pencil and silver-plated ligature and cap.
- Natural grenadilla wood body.
- Silver-plated keywork.
- Left hand Eb lever.
- Low F correction key included.
- GT Waterproof, leather, and natural cork pads.
- Adjustable thumb rest.
- 64-mm and 65-mm barrels.
- Pitched at A = 440Hz.
- High-tech double case.
- Includes ligature and cap.
This instrument is covered by a two-year guarantee with Buffet Crampon against all manufacturing or material defects. This guarantee extends to cracks and tenons.
This instrument comes with a 1 Year Warranty from Howarth of London and includes a free 'Guarantee Checkover' from our Repair Workshop before the warranty expires.