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Buffet RC Bb Clarinet

Code: 100250

The RC model, already the world reference, received a redesign in 2014, benefiting from ten years of acoustical research and development.

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  • Out of Stock Buffet RC Bb Clarinet
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Our price £2,029.17 exc. VAT

RRP: £2,373.00

This item is currently out of stock and in the current climate we cannot be sure when it will arrive as most suppliers are running on skeleton staff or closed completely due to restrictions in their country. Please contact us for further updates and our staff will try to assist. As you can appreciate this situation is changing daily.

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Loan value:£2,191.50
11 Monthly Repayments:£192.13
Final Payment:£192.13
APR Representative:9.9%
Total Amount Repayable:£2,549.06

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Purchase Price:£250.00
Amount of Credit:£225.00
Total Repayable:£261.64
Rate of Interest (Fixed):9.9%
12 Monthly Payments:£15.78
Agreement Duration:12 Months

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Product details

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Of all the people who have made their mark in the history of Buffet Crampon, Robert Carrée is without doubt one of the most important. He dedicated his career to perfecting the musical instrument artistically as well as mechanically. Creator of legendary instruments such as the French bassoon and the Dynaction saxophone, he revolutionised the world of the clarinet with the development of a new line with a unique, poly-cylindrical bore.

The RC model, already the world reference, received a redesign in 2014, benefiting from ten years of acoustical research and development.

Unique benefits

The overall intonation of the instrument has been reviewed and enhanced to better adapt to the ever-increasing demands of the musician. It’s warm, centered tone, projection, and its improved evenness of response and intonation will give pure satisfaction to musicians aspiring to a professional level.


  • Wooden body: Stained African blackwood for a warm and pure tone
  • Adjustable thumb rest: For a more natural and comfortable hand position
  • Undercut tone holes: Improves tone and ease of response
  • Power forged silver-plated keywork and posts, pre-plated in copper, finished in silver plate: Long lasting finish and comfortable feel
  • Leather pads: Long lasting and provides a great seal
  • Bore: Upper joint Poly-cylindrical, lower joint and bell conical
  • Tapered bore design:  For a warmer sound
  • Two barrels: 65mm and 66mm

Supplied with

The Buffet RC clarinet is supplied in a hard case with two barrels (65/66mm).  Also included is a Buffet mouthpiece cap and ligature, pull through, cork grease and a sample reed. Nb. A mouthpiece is no longer supplied with this model.


  • Model: RC
  • Key: Bb
  • Material: Grenadilla
  • Keywork: Silver Plated
  • Mechanism: Full Keywork
  • Finish: Black
  • Lyre Box: No
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