This is a beautiful Rossi Bb clarinet, serial number A294. The Rossi is a hand made clarinet from Chile and is the choice for some of the worlds finest clarinet players. It comes complete with the original case, bell and both barrels. Instrument also ships with a full custom set up by specialist Audrey Denny. The clarinet comes set-up on Kraus Omni pads on the lower side of the the body joint, Valentino pads in the upper end and a cork register pad. The pads are all still in very good condition.
The American model is crafted for flexibility and plays with a rich resonant. Projection is absolutely outstanding on these clarinets. In comparison to Buffet R13's the Rossi American model does tend to be brighter. The construction of the Rossi features a polycylindrical bore, the middle of the bore measures 14.7mm. The clarinet comes with a 62 and a 64 barrel.