The tonal masterpiece The first after-market clarinet bell by Backun was a revelation to those who played it: simple, refined, completely uninhibited. Developed with a custom wooden tenon ring to increase vibration, the Traditional Bell provides unparalleled response to your instrument. The Backun Voicing Groove improves the clarion register while smoothing the break between registers. Specs: Standard or Selmer Paris fit. Adaptable to Bb and A Clarinets.
A force to be reckoned with Big halls are no match for the MoBa Bell, which is a powerhouse well suited to orchestral and solo stages. With a taper unique to the MoBa product line, an integrated Voicing Groove, and a bold bell curve, the MoBa Bell offers players exceptional versatility and projection. Specs: Standard or Selmer Paris fit. Adaptable to Bb and A Clarinets.
LENGTH (MM) 64,65,66,67 Where it all began There is a reason we call this barrel the New Traditional: this is where it all began. An exotic wood body nestled between two integrated wooden rings brings unyielding response and even articulation to your clarinet. Many artists consider this barrel to be the optimal choice for solo and chamber music playing. Specs: Grenadilla or cocobolo wood. Compatible with Bb and A clarinets.
LENGTH (MM) 62,63,64,65,66,67,67.5,68,68.5,69 The orchestral catalyst The MoBa Barrel produces an unmistakable, full-bodied, dark sound that makes it a favourite amongst orchestral players worldwide. With increased resistance and focus, and an unbelievable ease of articulation throughout the entire range of the clarinet, this barrel is a great option for artists wanting a darker tone. Artists prefer this barrel for orchestral repertoire, whether playing in the section or as a featured soloist. Specs: Grenadilla or cocobolo wood. Compatible with Bb and A clarinets.
Versatility defined The Fatboy is at home in the world's most prestigious concert halls, famous jazz clubs, and everything in between. It's our best-selling barrel, and for good reason. Artists who are called upon to interpret a wide variety of music appreciate the Fatboy Barrel’s unique flexibility and versatility. Note: In Japan, this model is known as the Backun Barrel. Specs: Grenadilla or cocobolo wood. Compatible with Bb and A clarinets.
With its stable, resonant, and lightweight synthetic body, water-resistant black Valentino pads, durable and ergonomic key work, and adjustable thumb rest with neck strap ring, many hours of enjoyable practice–and performance–are ahead.