Top 10 Best Clarinets for Beginners and Students



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I've selected what I believe to be the best clarinets for beginners and, for your convenience, have listed them in a simple, easy to follow, top 10 list. Just click the link at the bottom of each selection for more information and the latest pricing on Amazon.com.

Editor - Best Clarinets for Beginners and Students

John Salter
Editor
Top 10 Best Clarinets for Beginners and Students
 


#1 in Top 10 Best Clarinets for Beginners and Students


Jean Paul USA CL-300 Student Clarinet

Featuring the Boehm 17 key system, the Jean Paul clarinet provides excellent response and smooth playability. The cylindrical bore also produces strong projection and a wide range of tones. It's perfect for newbies and students.




#2 in Top 10 Best Clarinets for Beginners and Students


Etude Student Clarinet Model ECL-100 Standard

The Etude ECL-100 Clarinet is sturdily constructed having classic looks and sound. Having a plastic body and nickel keys, it's designed for durability and easy tone production. With strong projection and smooth, responsive playability, it sounds and feels like a much more expensive instrument. Includes case, mouthpiece, cap, and ligature.

Etude Student Clarinet Model ECL-100 Standard




#3 in Top 10 Best Clarinets for Beginners and Students


Lazarro 150-BK-S - BLACK Ebonite/SILVER Keys Bb B flat Clarinet 11 Reeds

Produces a beautiful sound. Nice carrying case and very easy to assemble. Really decent quality and tone for the price and perfect for the beginner.

Lazarro 150-BK-S - BLACK Ebonite/SILVER Keys Bb B flat Clarinet



#4 in Top 10 Best Clarinets for Beginners and Students

Jupiter JCL-710 Student Bb Clarinet Nickel Plated

ABS resin, matte finish, nickel silver bell ring, adjustable thumb rest, adjustable neck strap, ABS molded case.



#5 in Top 10 Best Clarinets for Beginners and Students


Selmer Prelude Student Model CL711 Bb Clarinet

The Prelude Clarinet is Selmer's newest student model Bb clarinet. It's an excellent beginner instrument for players of all ages. Very well constructed, with excellent playability and tone. Teachers can confidently recommend it to their students. Comes with a zippered canvas case, mouthpiece, ligature, cap, and reed.



#6 in Top 10 Best Clarinets for Beginners and Students


Legacy CL750 Intermediate Clarinet with Deluxe Carrying Case

A student/intermediate clarinet having sterling silver plated keys and Italian-made pads. Set-up, adjusted, ready to play. A perfect step-up instrument for high school players.



#7 in Top 10 Best Clarinets for Beginners and Students

Buffet B12 Student Clarinet

The first notes and the 'feel' of an instrument are just so important for a beginner. They help to develop their acoustic understanding as well as helping in their future artistic development. The B12 clarinets are made from ABS resin with an appearance and sound similar to that of genuine grenadilla wood. These models are lightweight, strong and easy to clean. Perfect for even very young players. Includes hard shell case.



#8 in Top 10 Best Clarinets for Beginners and Students

Sonata Clarinet-Complete Kit with Case and Accessories

All the features of an intermediate clarinet but for beginners. Nickel silver keys make it virtually impossible for the student to bend them. It's small and lightweight, making it ideal for carrying to and from school. Its large diameter bore makes it easier for the beginner to produce a sound.



#9 in Top 10 Best Clarinets for Beginners and Students

Nuvo N110CLGN Clarineo Starter Kit

The Clarineo has been designed to help children get started as early as possible. It's perfect for general music programs in Elementary schools and provides a stepping stone for a future playing in the high school band. Includes cleaning cloth, O-ring grease, spare reeds and fingering chart as well as a "First Steps" tutor book, CD and DVD written by Graham Lyons, the inventor of the Clarineo.



#10 in Top 10 Best Clarinets for Beginners and Students


Mendini MCT-E+SD+PB Black Ebonite B Flat Clarinet

Cheap starter clarinet. A best seller on Amazon.