Clarinet. Nominal pitch: probably D.
Photo by Raymond Parks © The University of Edinburgh
Technical description: Boxwood with brass ferrules and keywork. Five pieces: mouthpiece, barrel, upper section, lower section, bell. Integral wooden thumb rest. 8 keys. L0: T; speaker. L1: T; throat A♮; throat A♭. L2: T. L3: T. L4: C♯₄/G♯₅; E₃/B♮₄; F♯₃/C♯₅. R1: T; side trill key for throat A-B♮ and B♭-C. R2: T. R3: T. R4: T. G♯₃/E♭₅. Keyhead Type: shallow cups. Keymount Type: wooden blocks. Playing accessories: reed, reed cord. Repair History: Upper section damaged at upper ferrule.
h. fricke, oct-dec 2006.
450; with mouthpiece 560.
Bequest of Sir Nicholas Shackleton, 2006.
Sir Nicholas Shackleton Collection
Miscellaneous sections of clarinets
Clarinet in E-flat (anon) Boehm, case
Clarinet in C (Martin) Boehm