bass clarinet
(bas klair-RIH-net)


[Eng.]


A woodwind instrument of the clarinet family with a low range. The written range is from D to d'.

See also [Eng.] bass clarinet; [Fr.] clarinette basse (f); [Ger.] Bassklarinette (f); [It.] clarinetto basso (m); [Abbr.] B. Cl..

 

Bass Clarinet

Bass Clarinet

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