John Packer JP122 Bass Clarinet - to low Eb
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. Please note this does not cover aesthetic or finish faults. For full terms & conditions visit the JP Musical Instruments website.
- Key: Bb
- Body: Ebonite
- Keywork: Silver plated keywork
- Finishes: Matt
- Additional features: Playing spike
- Supplied with: Lightweight case, JP mouthpiece, Mouthpiece cap, Ligature, Playing spike, Reed