What is my Selmer clarinet worth?

What is my Selmer clarinet worth?

Clarinet Values

Brand (P) = Professional (I) = Intermediate (B) = Beginner Model Info Online Store overhauled, warranty, return policy
Selmer USA (B) Signet $ 275
Selmer USA (I) Signet 100 $ 300
Selmer USA (I) Signet Special $ 350
Selmer USA (I) Signet Soloist $ 425

How much does a new Selmer clarinet cost?

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Price $20900 $899.00$899.00
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Instrument Key B Flat B Flat

How do you identify a Selmer clarinet?

Selmer Paris clarinet serial numbers are either a plain number up to four figures long and then a letter prefix followed by a number, usually up to four figures long (eg. A1234) – the serial number is stamped by the C#/G# tonehole on the top joint and on the lower joint above the tenon.

Are vintage clarinets good?

A “very cheap vintage” clarinet is most likely just “old.” No, the wood does not degrade with time. A good clarinet, if well maintained, can remain a good clarinet. For example, Buffet R13 clarinets from the 1950-1960s are highly prized (although much more affordable than similarly vintage, quality saxophones).

Are Selmer clarinets Wooden?

These professional clarinets are made of grenadilla wood, come with two barrels (64.5, 62.5), left hand Eb key, silver plated nickel silver keys, leather pads with boosters (lower) / Gortex, blued steel springs, adjustable thumb rest, metal tenons and sockets, and comes with a Selmer Paris PRISME case.

What brand of clarinet is best for a student?

Best 5 Clarinets for Beginners

  • Nuvo Clarineo C Clarinet – Best for Younger Players.
  • Montreux Student Clarinet – Best for on a Budget.
  • Buffet Prodige Bb Clarinet – Best for Quality with Style.
  • Yamaha YCL255S – Best for Premium Brand Model.
  • Jupiter JCL700Q-S – Best all Rounder.

What is the value of a 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.

How do I know what model my clarinet is?

If you find a letter immediately followed by a number, such as “E11” or “R13,” stamped beneath the Buffet logo, this will be the model of the clarinet. Check beneath the Buffet logo for the little metal plate or a scar which might indicate that there had been a plate at one time.