This Selmer Paris Professional Wood Bass Clarinet Serial #D8028 is in fantastic playing condition with 90% or more of the silver plating on the keys. This a professional model Selmer bass clarinet with the adjustable thumb rest. It has just come back from our technician where the body was cleaned, the keys were polished and the horn was generally tweaked so that it is in excellent playing condition with a great sound. The pads are a mix of old and new all in great condition and the corks are all still good. The engraving on the neck reads “Henri Selmer Paris” in laurel leaves. The top joint reads “Henri Selmer Paris” in laurel leaves followed by “® Made in France.” The bottom joint also reads “Henri Selmer Paris” in laurel leaves. The serial number “D8028” can be found on both the upper and lower joints. There have been some small crack repairs to the top of the lower joint. Please see the pictures for more details. There is evidence that one or two small dents have been taken out of the bow. Overall this horn is in fantastic shape with no major dents in the bow or on the bell in general. It comes in the original case which is good used condition. It also comes with the original “Henri Selmer Paris Made in France” mouthpiece. This Bass Clarinet has a warm, clear sound and good intonation in both the upper and lower register.
*Note: If the serial number begins with “isi” this means we were unable to locate or read the original serial number and therefore it was assigned an automatically generated serial number from our system.