Buffet has been the choice of professionals for generation after generation. This Buffet Professional clarinet is the model that pre-dated the current choice of professionals, the R13. This clarinet is particularly fine in playing in a multitude of musical environments. From big band to pit orchestra, this Buffet features the focused, flexible tone that has made Buffet clarinets the choice of students and professionals alike. Spectacularly, this clarinet does not show any indication that it has been cracked or had major repairs done to it. This is the next great clarinet to join your arsenal.