Description: Clarinet - Leblanc Paris CONCERTO II A Clarinet MINT & SUPERB
Leblanc, Paris Model 1189 - CONCERTO II Professional Clarinet in Key of A. Serial #8x,xxx. Beautiful sound, incredible tone, and gorgeous grenadilla wood. Purchased by Symphony Musician who changed to Buffet after winning symphony position. Condition is as new. Silverplated keywork has been setup perfectly allowing incredible mechanics. Superb intonation (note-to-note & 12ths) with a beautiful ringing & projecting sound - selected from many by a discerning & knowledgable Pro. Custom setup with Cork Pads on Upper Joint - you won't find a better Pad Job anywhere.
New discount list price (WW&BW or Music123) is $2,849. Add to that the BAM, France upgrade pro double case ($309), custom setup with cork pads $500-550). $3,700 - $3800 is the comparable actual value - and it won't be easy to find a Concerto II this nice.
This clarinet has a sweet sound. If you want to play the Mozart, this is the ticket. Dead-on-tuning, great ringing tone, keywork setup beautifuly - this horn won't fight you, IT WILL HELP YOU!
This fine Pro Clarinet has the great looks & sound that Leblanc, Paris Pro Clarinets are famous for! We proudly offer this fine French A Clarinet. No cracks, chips or damage. Keyplating & Wood finish are perfect.
Here is what Leblanc, Paris has to say about the Model Leblanc 1189 - Concerto A Clarinet :
The Concerto model is the acoustical twin of the Opus but with the traditional 17 key, 6 ring mechanism. Despite its identical acoustic design, the Concerto tends to produce a tone that is more flexible & lyrical than the Opus.
Bore: Polycylindrical, 14.61 mm (.575")
Key mechanism: 17 key, 6 ring
Key style: Offset trill keys
Body material: Aged grenadilla wood
Pad cup style: Ronds bombes (rounded)
Key finish: Silverplated
Barrels: Two (2) 66mm & 65mm
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