Buffet Crampon, with a dedicated strategy for the continued development and improvement of their instrument range, introduced a new professional bass clarinet in 2014.
This new bass is in keeping with the high standards of their celebrated models produced before 1998, giving players a subtle blend of traditional and new technologies.
This new Tosca bass clarinet, conceived for the symphonic orchestras, broadens the spectrum of sound already appreciated in the existing B-flat and A models launched in 2004 the E-flat model in 2010.
Its well-focused sound and luminous tone, assisted by a unique new register key system, allows the most demanding musician the ability to play the instrument's entire repertoire with an exceptional freedom and confidence.
Key : Bb
Wood : Grenadilla (Dalbergia Melanoxylon)
Bore : New Tosca bore Design
Tenons : Metal-capped
Neck : Synthetic cork on tenon with neck adjusting screw
Keys (design) : 24 silver-plated with Tosca design
Keys (system) : Unique register key system (bright Bb)
Keys (system) : Rubber dampers for soundless key action
Thumb Key : Adjustable with new thumb key system
Keys : New double low D & Eb
Pads : Leather, leather with metal resonators, cork