The clarinet is a musical-instrument family belonging to the group known as the
woodwind ..... The first several notes of the altissimo range, aided by the register
key and ... Buffet Crampon's ...
The first clarinets were still very simple and looked much like a larger recorder. ...
So the clarinet was not just an improved Chalumeau, those two keys made it a ...
The clarinet is a woodwind instrument played with a single reed. Clarinets come
in .... The posts are first set in the holes previously drilled for them. In many ...
Clarinet History. Clarinets have been around for a very time, although they did
not look at first the way they do today. The history of the clarinet goes as far back
Johann Christoph Denner made several changes to the chalumeau to create the
... -Denner added two keys to the six-hole instrument to create the first “clarinet”.
The first written record of the term clarinet was in regard to the Nuremberg Town
Band purchase of four .... The first bass clarinet was made in Paris by G. Lot.
The first known composer to write a concerto for clarinet was J.W. Stamitz. ...
Other early instruments were made from animal horns or bones with reeds
It was played as a double instrument; the two cylindrical pipes were made of
reeds or ... Clarinets with one, two and even three reeds were used in many
cultures; ... What is generally accepted, however, is that Denner was the first to
equip the ...
In Paris in 1772 Gilles Lot created a clarinet with several keys and a ... Wagner
were among the first composers to make regular use of the bass clarinet, raising
1770 - The bass clarinet and basset horn are invented. The first bass clarinet is
made in Paris by G. Lot. The basset horn's maker, a German, is not known.