The JP122 is a reliable and durable Bb bass clarinet ideal for schools and music services looking for a dependable bass clarinet or alternatively for players who want a bass clarinet but who can't justify the cost of more expensive models. Leslie Craven, Principal Clarinettist in the Welsh National Opera highly recommends the JP122 and described it as " free blowing with a lovely sound and perfectly acceptable intonation, in fact, better in tune than many far more expensive wooden models I have tried". This instrument represents a very good performance to cost ratio and has been the choice for many within the educational market. This instrument is a workhorse and will give many years of service. It has good tonal characteristics and dynamic range.
The JP122 Bb Bass Clarinet is constructed from ebonite throughout ensuring a lightweight yet robust build. Strong nickel plate keywork and a playing spike for increased comfort are also included as standard.
The JP122 Bb Bass Clarinet is supplied with high quality case with hard cased interior and a canvas outer covering. The case includes a good sized compartment for reeds and other small accessories. The case is supplied with a comfortable shoulder strap for easy transport.
JP122 Bass Clarinet to low Eb
- Manufactured to a high quality standard as is expected with all JP Instruments, The JP122 Bb Bass Clarinet is guaranteed for 12 months against faulty manufacturing or materials and is fully tested prior to sale.
•Body: ABS Resin
•Keywork: Silver plated keywork
•Additional features: Playing spike
•Supplied with: Lightweight case, JP mouthpiece, Mouthpiece cap, Ligature, Playing spike, Reed