New Buffet Clarinets
prospective customer recently asked me why he should buy from me. Here was
I am totally honest.
I have a great reputation in the clarinet world. Ask anyone.
I have been
playing and working on clarinets for 44 years. I will hand-select an
excellent clarinet for you.
I will support and
service your purchase, and be your ambassador to Buffet on any issues you
I am always
available by e-mail or phone to address your questions or concerns.
I am a
qualified repair tech, so you know your instrument will be set up
I can help you
select a mouthpiece that enhances the clarinet and your abilities.
I'm a pretty
nice guy, and you will be supporting a working clarinetist and not a
If you are ever
in Chicago, come by the workshop and get a free adjustment - best
done after six months to one year of playing the clarinet.
New instruments NEED to be set up. I will never sell an
instrument right out of the box¯. Every clarinet is inspected, play
tested, and adjusted by me personally, ready for you to enjoy. Since I am
both a professional clarinetists AND a repair tech, I will deliver an
instrument you can love for years to come.
offer a 7-day trial on all instruments: Pay for the instrument, plus
shipping and you will have 7 days to try it out. During the trial
period, if you are not satisfied, you can return it with no questions
Touring the Buffet
factory is a fantastic opportunity to view how much care and effort goes
into making a clarinet. The Buffet people are wonderful. If you ever get a chance to visit Buffet, I highly recommend it.
The Buffet Factory in Mantes-la-Ville, just outside of Paris.
My next trip to Paris is coming up soon! Let me know if you want me to look for that "special" instrument for you.