Introducing the Plateau Clarinet.A covered hole clarinet is a huge help for players with smaller hands or with finger problems such as arthritis, but it is also recommended for any player who simply wants a clarinet that is easier to play! On an ‘ordinary’ clarinet the main six finger holes need to be perfectly covered … Read more
The Oehler system (also spelled Öhler) is a system for clarinet keys developed by Oskar Oehler. Based on the Muller System (Ivan Muller) clarinet, the system adds tone holes to correct intonation and acoustic deficiencies, notably of the alternately-fingered notes B♭ and F. The system has more keys than the Boehm system, up to 27 in the Voll-Oehler system (full … Read more
C clarinet prize donation ICA ClarinetFest® 2018 I donated a C Clarinet as a prize drawing to the ICA ClarinetFest® 2018 in Ostend, Belgium…. The winner was Camilla from Norway…..
Clarinet Poster CL-204 Now I know I am going to hear from clarinet players… but having played the clarinet for over 60 years I believe I understand the beast. It is called the “Mystery Stick”, “My Worst enemy” and it goes on and on.. The clarinet is likely the most difficult of all the woodwinds … Read more
Common clarinet repair mistakes: Article No. 1 One of the most common mistakes made by many repairmen is they use a pad that is too large for the 1st finger left hand key under the throat A key. This is the tone hole that allows the open G to speak and if the pad is … Read more