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Clarinets

If you are looking for a clarinet, whether you are a beginner or a professional musician, we have some excellent instruments available for you to explore. A relatively young instrument in the woodwind category, the clarinet was invented in the 17th century by Christoph Denner. Across both classical and jazz, clarinet has had a prized place in the development of so much of our favourite music. Take a look at our selection from the likes of Odyssey and Yamaha to pick out your ideal clarinet today.

Clarinets for Beginners

You won't need to spend an arm and a leg on a good quality clarinet for beginners. Our collection boasts rich variety of instruments that will cater for those who are beginning their journey, as well as those who are by now seasoned professionals. Our beginners clarinets come from makers who are world renowned for their meticulous designs. They take these high standards to all their models, meaning that the affordable clarinets for beginners will give just as much of a rewarding playing experience as those that are made for the pros. We would highly recommend you checking out the starter sets that include not only the clarinet itself but also such necessary items as a music stand, brush set, cork crease and much more.

Student Clarinets

When you have been learning for a while and are now ready to progress onto something that will take you to the next level, you may want to have look for a student clarinet. These will still not blow the budget, but they will offer just that extra detail such as immediate response and heightened intonation accuracy. This is exactly what the student musician will need to help them improve on their skills.

Professional Clarinets

We also have plenty of clarinets that will be exciting for seasoned professionals. These top end woodwind instruments have been made according to specifications that teachers and professionals would expect to see in a high quality clarinet. Serious clarinetists will find inspiration to explore greater heights with the gorgeous tones and feel that these clarinets will be able to offer. Decades of experience go into the creation of these stunning instruments so that they can, in turn, give years of enjoyment to the clarinetist.

Odyssey Debut Clarinet Outfit W/case Odyssey Debut Clarinet Outfit W/case
£158.00
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The clarinet is one of the most popular woodwind instruments for new players. It is affordable, portable and is used for many styles of music in orchestra, wind band and jazz All models in the Odyssey range of high quality brass band and orchestral instruments have been meticulously designed down to the finest details by Peter Pollard. It’s hardly surprising that, with over 50 years experience and…
Odyssey Premiere a Clarinet W/double Case Odyssey Premiere a Clarinet W/double Case
£1,217.00
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There is an inherent  difference in  timbre  between  the 'A'  clarinet  and the  'Bb'  clarinet. In  short, the 'A'  clarinet  is intended for pieces with sharp notes, while the  'Bb'  clarinet  is intended for pieces with  flat  notes. The pitch of the two instruments differs by a semitone. Since the 'A' clarinet possesses a deep, sonorous sound, it is used for quiet pieces, whilst the 'Bb' clar…
Odyssey Premiere Bb Bass Clarinet W/case Odyssey Premiere Bb Bass Clarinet W/case
£1,719.00
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The bass clarinet looks like a narrow saxophone in many ways, but it has a different acoustic profile. It matches the tonal quality of a soprano clarinet and operates in the key of Bb just like a soprano clarinet, but produces notes that are roughly one octave lower. The bass clarinet can be used for a wide variety of musical compositions and instrument arrangements, from symphony orchestras to qu…
Odyssey Premiere Clarinet W/case Odyssey Premiere Clarinet W/case
£259.00
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The clarinet is one of the most popular woodwind instruments for new players. It is affordable, portable and is used for many styles of music in orchestra, wind band and jazz All models in the Odyssey range of high quality brass band and orchestral instruments have been meticulously designed down to the finest details by Peter Pollard. It’s hardly surprising that, with over 50 years experience and…
Odyssey Premiere Ebony Body Clarinet W/case Odyssey Premiere Ebony Body Clarinet W/case
£628.00
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For the advanced student, the OCL500 'Bb' clarinet, with its ebony body, barrel and bell, offers an exceptional instrument for the discerning player. The clarinet is one of the most popular woodwind instruments for new players. It is affordable, portable and is used for many styles of music in orchestra, wind band and jazz. All models in the Odyssey range of high quality brass band and orchestral…
Trevor James Vivace Bb Clarinet Outfit Trevor James Vivace Bb Clarinet Outfit
£230.00
£200.00
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Overview Vivace woodwind instruments are of a high quality. Their effective, cheap manufacturing techniques mean they are good quality at a low cost. This makes them perfect for beginners looking for something to take them through to higher grades or for professionals looking to add to their collection. Vivace are well known for their durability and easy to play instruments. The Vivace clarinet co…
Trevor James Vivace Clarinet Beginners Pack - Inc Case, Care Kit, Stands & More Trevor James Vivace Clarinet Beginners Pack - Inc Case, Care Kit, Stands & More
£309.00
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OVERVIEW Designed as the perfect beginners Bb Clarinet bundle, this package is ideal for those looking to start experiencing the joys of playing this magnificent instrument. As a total beginner – or a past-player who wants to pick up the clarinet again – this bundle offers everything you’ll require to get learning quickly, whilst ensuring your new musical journey is enjoyable and rewarding. Each b…
Yamaha YCL-255S Student Clarinet Yamaha YCL-255S Student Clarinet
£624.00
£425.00
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All of our stock is new and carries the full manufacturer’s warranty unless described otherwise. However, as we take pride in our offering, we will often unbox and test items to guarantee customer satisfaction. Equally, we as other retailers do, often display our stock on our sales floors which also results in some items being unboxed for display purposes. Please contact the store on 01635 37868 o…
Yamaha YCL-450 Bb Clarinet Yamaha YCL-450 Bb Clarinet
£1,161.00
£789.00
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The YCL450 is the first wooden and the first intermediate clarinet in the YCL range. Very robust and responsive, this instrument produces a surprisingly professional sound, while being very reasonably priced. Perfect for the intermediate student who has outgrown their beginners’ clarinet and wish to move on to something more serious. With a barrel design and bell shape very similar to that of Yama…
Yamaha YCL650 Professional Bb Clarinet Yamaha YCL650 Professional Bb Clarinet
£1,467.00
£1,029.00
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Yamaha YCL650 Professional Clarinet Serious clarinetists will find inspiration in the tone and responsiveness of the YCL-650U Bb clarinets from the Yamaha Band & Orchestral Division. Featuring newly designed 65mm barrels-similar to Yamaha`s acclaimed V Series-and durable "blue" steel spring material, the clarinets offer a beautiful natural finish on grenadilla bodies. The combination of aesthetic…

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