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 ID this low clarinet
Author: John Morton 
Date:   2018-09-15 02:16
Attachment:  Cuarteto Caramuxo.jpg (137k)

I am listening to a charming CD by Cuarteto Caramuxo, a Galician group featuring accordion, percussion and 4 assorted clarinets. I'm hearing two low horns, which are described as bass clarinet and contrabass clarinet. The band photo depicts a clarinet shape which is unfamiliar to me. Can someone identify it?

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 Re: ID this low clarinet
Author: jdbassplayer 
Date:   2018-09-15 03:01

Low C bass clarinet

-Jdbassplayer

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 Re: ID this low clarinet
Author: jdbassplayer 
Date:   2018-09-15 03:03

And the one on the right is the bottom half of a Selmer Bb contrabass

-Jdbassplayer

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 Re: ID this low clarinet
Author: John Morton 
Date:   2018-09-15 06:08

Aha, that bottom half fooled me.

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 Re: ID this low clarinet
Author: Luuk 2017
Date:   2018-09-17 11:47

The person on the right has the upper half of a contrabass in his right hand, the lower half in his left.

Regards,

Luuk
Philips Symphonic Band
The Netherlands

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