I was once gifted an old clarinet but now I am really interested in finding out how old it is. Though the person who gave it to me said it was from the 40's, I am not so sure now. (take note however, that I don't actually play clarinet, nor do I know anything about it)
It is a...
So I was randomly looking around in the collections of the University of Edinburgh researching something else, and I came across something else awesome-a good photo of one of Henry Lazarus's Alberts from Shackleton's collection of clarinets he had...
Eugène Albert A and Bb Clarinet Pair
Markings, upper joint:
52 NEW BOND STREET
Markings, lower joint:
From the ad:
Soo I mentioned in a post Thursday I was looking at a clarinet-I won this auction:
Anyone have thoughts on an 1870s or so Eugene Albert clarinet?
While apparently he made a lot of HP instruments; this...