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Are artley clarinets good?

Although they’re very utilitarian in design and the build quality isn’t great, they’re not bad instruments, they’re fairly sturdy, they have a pretty good tone and intonation and they’re ideal for players with small hands. And you’re much better off with a used Artley than a brand new CSO. Chris. Re: ARTLEY CLARINET.

Are artley clarinets good?

Although they’re very utilitarian in design and the build quality isn’t great, they’re not bad instruments, they’re fairly sturdy, they have a pretty good tone and intonation and they’re ideal for players with small hands. And you’re much better off with a used Artley than a brand new CSO. Chris. Re: ARTLEY CLARINET.

Are artley clarinets wood?

The Artley 72S Bb clarinet is completely made from seasoned grenadilla wood. The carefully tapered bore and undercut tone of the 72S clarinet holes provide excellent response.

Who made artley clarinets?

Donald Artley
Donald Artley began making student level instruments in the late 1930s. These were made in the USA in Elkhart, Indiana.

Where are artley flutes made?

Steve Bosse served as president of the Artley Flute Company in the years after his father, Richard, led the company. Richard and Steve worked together to expand the company and relocate the main manufacturing from Elkhart, Indiana to Nogales, Arizona.

How much does a Bundy clarinet cost?

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How much is a wooden clarinet?

Beginner clarinets usually range in cost from $500 to $1100. Intermediate, or step-up clarinets usually range in cost $1,300 to $2,800 and entry level pro clarinets (still largely played by advanced students) around $2000 and up.

Are artley flutes good?

The quality was very good and was often considered to be on par with Haynes and Powell flutes of the same era. It actually was designed to be a direct competitor for Haynes, so it is NOT your typical student-level Artley.

Are artley flutes silver?

There were a couple of variations on the Artley Symphony flute. Some had a silver headjoint, some had a silver plated headjoint, all of them had silver plated body and keys. If it’s not engraved or marked “Silver” on the headjoint, it is almost certainly silver plated.

Is Bundy clarinet good?

It’s a decent beginner clarinet. They are fairly good beaters — it’s hard to destroy them, but it will never be a great instrument. If you pick it up for less than 100 in decent condition you got a good deal.

Is the Artley 17s student clarinet good?

Used Artley 17S student clarinet has been regulated and adjusted by our shop and is in very good overall condition. All mechanisms are working well and clarinet plays and sounds great! Includes hardshell case. Made in the USA Defects: Minor scuffs. Scratches, and wear From Artley: For more than 60 years.

What kind of case does an Artley clarinet have?

Artley 17S Clarinet. Was recently refurbished and in excellent condition. Wooden with hard case and 2 different ligatures. Also comes with folding metal music stand. Artley Prelude 18S Clarinet Ser 47899 W/Hard Case. This is in sa-found condition.

What is the serial number on an Artley Prelude Clarinet?

This listing is for an Artley Prelude wooden (except for the mouthpiece. Which appears to be plastic) clarinet. The case itself is in great shape. The serial number is: 183839 This clarinet is in used. But great condition except for the cork missing at the bottom piece which connects to the bell.

Is this Artley soprano B-flat clarinet original?

This is an Artley soprano B-flat Clarinet. Serial number 770826. It was produced in more 1977. All pieces are original, except the mouthpiece has been replaced with an Evette Buffet. It comes with a case that is in very nice condition with metal hinges and clasps.