Under Jean-Louis Buffet’s leadership, a second manufacturing plant was built 50 miles outside of Paris. Adolph Sax invented the saxophone in 1846. Home / Shop by Departments / Clarinet Accessories / Bb Clarinet Accessories / Bb Clarinet Barrels, Bells, Tuning Rings Buffet Bb Festival Clarinet Barrel Item Number: BB1F As with the Tosca model, the Divine clarinets are equipped with a low F correction key. Accessories Clarinet Mouthpiece cushions. Buffet Crampon 42mm Eb Clarinet Barrel. The carbon wire (a Buffet Crampon patent), which replaces the metal rings, makes the clarinet 60 grams lighter and thus contributes to its exceptional balance with greater vibration and freer blowing. Accessories Case covers. Of all the models I didn't hear any difference at all between R-13 and RC. The Buffet R-13 does indeed have some problems with the overall tuning schema, particularly the R-13 A clarinets. $4.49 shipping. Save on Buffet Crampon clarinets: ⭐ Free Shipping, ⭐ Educator Discounts, ⭐ Special Financing, ⭐ Best Selection. When I bought my Festival clarinet more than 2 and a half year ago I tried Buffet Tosca,R13 and RC all Prestige and Festival,Selmer St.Louis and Leblanc Opus II. Accessories Tuning Rings. In 1987, 2 years after the R13 Prestige model debuted, Buffet designed the Festival A clarinet with input from 3 professional players: Jacques Lancelot, Guy Deplus and Michel Arrignon. Designed in 1987 with the advice of three artists that are well-known all over the world -Jacques Lancelot, Guy Deplus and Michel Arrignon - the Festival clarinet meets the requirements of today's musicians, soloists and teachers interpreting the widest possible repertoire of works, from Mozart to Boulez. Accessories Ligatures. Accessories High-Tech Cases. Festival vs. R13 The Buffet Festival A clarinet is based on the R13 design. $100.00. Accessories Barrels. The college teacher I'm speaking of made made my friend (who studies with him) buy a new clarinet (she played a Festival) because of tuning issues that he claimed existed. Personally, I think it'd be easier to … Buffet married Zoë Crampon and named the company “Buffet Crampon.” The logo they created in 1844 is still used today, and is known all over the world as a mark of quality. Key: Bb Tuning: 440 Hz / 442 Hz The playing characteristics are unique and exceptional: Perfect uninhibited open response, and excellent tuning make for a true "players clarinet" which is a physical delight to blow. B. Corbin Clarinet Products 4725 Bougainville Dr #288 Honolulu, HI 96818 brian@corbinclarinetproducts.com (850) 296-3672 Buffet Crampon Festival Bb 65mm Clarinet Barrel. $70.00. Backun Bb/A Clarinet Barrel New Traditional Cocobolo - Standard Fit 66mm. Accessories Icon set Bass Clarinet. Accessories Gigbags. $128.52. $80.00. Accessories Little Hands Kit. Accessories Necks. Free shipping. This example is stamped " Martel Freres a Paris" and is in excellent condition with matching stamps on all main pieces. Accessories Traditional Cases. Buffet Crampon R13 Bb 66mm Clarinet Barrel. 5 watching. Accessories Mouthpieces. Free shipping.