Finally, a clarinet designed for students that professionals would be proud to play. The Backun Alpha Clarinet is the result of years of research and development, and the desire to give professional players an instrument that they can confidently use for performances where a wooden instrument might not be appropriate. Made from a proprietary synthetic material chosen for its exceptional tone, the Alpha also gives student clarinetists an affordable instrument that won't restrict their development. Made from a special synthetic material chosen for its excellent sonic capabilities and exceptional tone, the Alpha also gives professional players an instrument that they can confidently use for performances where a wooden instrument might not be the right fit. With a special barrel, bell and bore design by Morrie Backun, the Alpha is sure to take you to the next level. Highly regarded in the industry, see what people are saying about the Alpha clarinet: http://mmrmagazine.com/91-upfront/951-backun-enters-the-intermediate-market.html
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