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 silverplate 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.
All JP Instruments are covered by a comprehensive 2 year warranty against manufacturing defects.
- Key: Bb
- Body: ABS Resin
- Keywork: Silver plated keywork
- Finishes: Matte
- Additional features: Playing spike
- Supplied with: Lightweight case, JP mouthpiece, Mouthpiece cap, Ligature, Playing spike, Reed