In 2020, Buffet launched the Gala, a
new clarinet that brings their highest quality craftmanship to an accessible
A professional level instrument
ideal for progressing students or passionate amateurs looking to improve their
sound and projection. The Gala is characterised by its rich harmonics and great
balance throughout all registers, this is thanks to Buffet’s new cylindrical
bore. This bore was introduced in 2017, initially for the Legende and also
found in the updated Tradition.
Beautifully designed, the Gala features black nickel-plated tenon rings alongside the traditional silver plated keywork. Thanks to Buffet’s latest ergonomic developments, the keywork feels comfortable and naturally falls under the fingers.
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.
Equipped with wooden chimneys and leather pads, this clarinet comes with a traditional pouchette style case covered in leather with velvet interior and a leather handle. Inside it also has a pull through, cork grease, a sample reed, pencil, black nickel ligature and a silver-plated cap.
- Grenadilla wood body.
- Black nickel-plated rings and medallion.
- Silver-plated keys.
- 65- and 66-mm barrels.
- Leather and cork (register key) pads.
- Adjustable thumb rest.
- Pitched at A= 440Hz.
- Pochette style single case covered in leather.
- 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.