Who would play on this instrument?
Although the Buffet E11 is a wooden clarinet, it is still very much regarded as a student instrument. It produces a warmer sound than the B12 and suitable for the player looking for an instrument to last a bit longer before having to upgrade.
The Buffet E11 is a clarinet actually produced for the European market. It is a copy of the B12 model and now manufactued in the old Le Blanc factory, some 20 miles from Mont La Ville where Buffet head office is situated. It carries all the characteristics of Buffet clarinets and is manufactured to the same high standards.
♦ Key Bb
♦ Silver plated keywork - 17 keys
♦ Body made from Grenadilla (African Blackwood)
♦ Supplied in modern backpack case
♦ Supplied with Buffet Crampon mouthpiece and accessories